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Feds access emergency funds for avian flu
Minnesota avian flu toll tops 3 million as cost mounts
District judge seat to stay in Grand Forks
ND lawmakers making final push to finish legislative session
Grand Forks committee mulls funds for affordable housing
crime and courts
Grand Forks Central grad recalls escaping Everest earthquake, avalanche
PREP SPORTS: Red Lake County's Gagner thrives in distance races
PREP SOFTBALL: Sacred Heart tops Central with 8-run seventh
UND FOOTBALL: UND lands Missoula football player
UND BASEBALL: UND takes two of three from Sacramento State to move forward in WAC
Baby bump: Record increase in births sign of population growth, prosperous times
Health Matters: Physical therapy, surgery used to treat spinal stenosis
NDSU horticulturist teaches edible landscaping
Grand Forks couple uses Instagram to showcase professional photography
AppSnap: Target Healthful makes prescription management easy
life & style
Richard L. "Rick" Ramsey
Gary J. Littlejohn
Nels H. Linder
Heinrich "Henry" Remer
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Fire response, Wolf depredation, Sturgeon fishing etc.
Steve Mokerski walleye
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: CBP relaxes regs for taking hunting firearms abroad
DOUG LEIER: For anglers, no two springs are the same
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Sharptail viewing blind ... GreenTouch Day ...
LLOYD OMDAHL: Are lieutenant governors coming or going?
Stan Miller: South end yes, downtown no for Grand Forks library
LETTER: Great Outdoors dissipates most but not all smoke
LETTER: Fly GFK to help airport (and load factors) soar
COMING HOME: Getting lost in my quickly changing hometown
Mary Bies Retires
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March 5, 2015
Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of US ambassador in South Korea
U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist in an attack at a breakfast forum in Seoul on Thursday to discuss Korean reunification.
news / politics
March 5, 2015 - 5:30pm
January 6, 2015
North Korea boosted "cyber forces" to 6,000 troops, South says
North Korean military's "cyber army" has boosted its numbers to 6,000 troops, the South Korean Defence Ministry said on Tuesday, double Seoul's estimate for the force in 2013, and is working to cause "physical and psychological paralysis" in the South.
January 6, 2015 - 8:45pm
November 25, 2014
World becomes ‘much smaller,’ learning is broadened for area families hosting students from other countries
For Sherrie and Dan Schaefer, Kim is the daughter they never had. Kim, 24, has lived with the Schaefers for a little more than three years. She came to Grand Forks from Seoul, South Korea, to enroll in the air traffic control and commercial pilot program at UND. “We raised...
accent / family
November 25, 2014 - 4:00am
August 14, 2014
China blocks travel by some for South Korea papal visit - organizer
Pope Francis sent an unprecedented message of good will to China on Thursday before touching down in Seoul, but the first papal trip to Asia in 15 years got off to a shaky start with the news some Chinese had been barred from joining a youth celebration.
news / politics
August 14, 2014 - 5:30pm
May 19, 2014
South Korea offers little in way of legal recourse for sunken ferry crew
South Korea's legal system appears to be failing 15 surviving crew of a ferry that sank last month, killing hundreds of children, with their being tried and convicted by an angry public before the case has even come to court.
news / crime and courts
May 19, 2014 - 4:15pm
May 11, 2014
North Korea denies drone flights, calls South Korean president 'prostitute'
North Korea on Monday accused U.S. and South Korean authorities of fabricating the results of a probe that concluded Pyongyang sent small surveillance drones, or unmanned aircraft, to spy on key South Korean installations in March.
news / politics
May 11, 2014 - 10:32pm
May 9, 2014
Sobbing families of Korea ferry victims sit in road outside presidential palace
Family members of hundreds of children who drowned when a ferry sank last month sat in the road in a somber vigil steps from the presidential palace on Friday, demanding those responsible be punished.
May 9, 2014 - 7:15pm
May 8, 2014
Families of South Korea ferry dead march on Presidential Palace
Parents of children killed when a passenger ferry sank last month led a somber march on South Korea's presidential palace in the early hours of Friday morning, where they demanded to meet with President Park Geun-hye.
May 8, 2014 - 6:45pm
April 27, 2014
South Korean Prime Minister resigns over government response to ferry disaster
South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won announced his resignation on Sunday over the government response to the ferry disaster, in which it was first announced that everyone had been rescued, focusing attention on poor regulatory controls.
April 27, 2014 - 9:21pm
April 23, 2014
Body of Korean boy who raised alarm on sinking Ferry believed found
A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the underwater wreckage of the ship, his parents believe, the coastguard said on Thursday.
April 23, 2014 - 8:25pm
Justin Bieber apologizes after Japan shrine visit sparks Asian anger
Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber, whose tumultuous life has landed him in trouble more than once, on Wednesday apologized for a visit to aTokyo shrine at the center of a bitter international row over Japan's wartime aggression.
April 23, 2014 - 9:47am
April 22, 2014
Divers feel with their hands for corpses in cold depths of South Korean ferry
The confirmed death toll from a sunken South Korean ferry is rising faster as divers penetrate the dark, cold waters inside, feeling for children's bodies with their hands as they swim through a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks.
April 22, 2014 - 10:00pm
First sign of South Korea ferry disaster was call from a frightened boy
SEOUL - The first distress call from a sinking South Korean ferry was made by a boy with a shaking voice, three minutes after the vessel made its fateful last turn. He called the emergency 119 number which put him through to the fire service, which in turn forwarded him to the...
April 22, 2014 - 4:40pm
April 21, 2014
"No response" as Korea ferry crew asked for orders to abandon ship
The crew of a South Korean ferry that sank with hundreds of people on board repeatedly asked officers on the bridge whether or not to give the order to abandon ship, but there was no response, a crew member has said.
April 21, 2014 - 9:15pm
South Korea's Park says conduct of ferry crew tantamount to murder
South Korean President Park Geun-hye said on Monday the actions of some crew of a ferry that sank with hundreds feared dead were tantamount to murder, as a four-year-old video transcript showed the captain promoting the safety of the same route.
April 21, 2014 - 4:45pm