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Wife recounts 73-year-old husband's Devils Lake survival story
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 Powerball lottery drawing
East Grand Forks family displaced in fire
UPDATE: Concordia grad found dead on island with husband was accused of having sex with boys
crime and courts
Vikings release veteran center Sullivan
Bridgewater to undergo season-ending surgery on knee
UND FOOTBALL: Blocking out the buzz
Bemidji State football coach on 'leave of absence,' AD says
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
life & style
William Hartley Eckes
Betty Jean (Engen) Cariveau
Norman Morris Hanson
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: UND Sioux nickname fans don't support what real Sioux are fighting for
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
50th Wedding Anniversary
In the Spirit
June 19, 2015
In the Spirit Blog: You can do it all in Medora
MEDORA, N.D. – The Teddy Roosevelt Medora Foundation’s advertisements ask us to “adore” Medora. I speak for my family, immediate and...
June 19, 2015 - 1:30pm
May 4, 2014
IN THE SPIRIT: Joy in the journey
Pastor Harvey Hoiberg has his message ready to go. “The Joy of Being a Christian,” is what he will expound on from the pulpit in Kongsvinger...
May 4, 2014 - 5:45am
March 8, 2014
IN THE SPIRIT: Off the court with the cousins
Makailah Dyer and Troy Huff say they are the most laid back of all the 16 first cousins in their clan. Off the basketball court...
March 8, 2014 - 5:00am
IN THE SPIRIT: Off the court with Aaron Anderson
We, their fans, are legion. We know them by name, we know them by number. Our eyes follow them up and down the court and we watch...
February 8, 2014 - 11:00am
January 10, 2014
IN THE SPIRIT: N.D.'s High School Centennial Band brings back memories
It's funny how things play out. Last week, I received a comment on something I posted two years ago on my AreaVoices blog. In November 2011,...
January 10, 2014 - 10:00pm
December 14, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Christmas reflections in Karlstad
KARLSTAD, Minn. -- We went over the river and we did see woods, but our destination was not Grandmother's house. It was Karlstad, a warm and...
December 14, 2013 - 7:00am
November 8, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Top of the morning to you
Early on an August day, I was among several people waiting to see a doctor. Each of us had a book or a magazine, and I noticed that not one pair...
November 8, 2013 - 11:30pm
October 12, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Ex-Hutterites talk about life in colony, their decision to leave
In their own personal chapter, nine ex-Hutterites write about a way of life they describe as a "very oppressive regime." All were members of...
October 12, 2013 - 5:00am
September 13, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Former UND leader recalls spiritual journey
Everyone's journey, be it the walk of life or the path of faith, can be greatly enriched if another person treads alongside. Someone like Robert...
September 13, 2013 - 8:00pm
August 8, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Family of beloved radio host talk about her life, accident that ended it
Kerri Drees loved the music of Christian singer Natalie Grant. She often played Grant's song, "Held," when she was on air at Your QFM in Grand...
August 8, 2013 - 9:30pm
July 12, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Fulfilling her childhood dream
It's always a pleasure to meet new people when they come to town. Usually it's a job that brings them and it's heartwarming to hear they not...
July 12, 2013 - 8:55pm
June 14, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Coaching coaches the FCA way
After 35 years of teaching and coaching, 28 of them at Grand Forks Central High School, Everett "Ev" Nelson has received another calling. "I...
June 14, 2013 - 6:15pm
May 11, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Burn recovery to batting champ
Keyana Dunn loves game shows, so a very good final Jeopardy answer might be: Who is Keyana Dunn? The category is sports and here's the clue: "At...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Grand Forks Youth for Christ names new leader
Sean Patterson stepped into the emcee's shoes when his church, Grace Baptist in Grand Forks, served as a viewing site for the "Stepping Up" simulcast. Thousands...
April 12, 2013 - 5:28pm
March 9, 2013
IN THE SPIRIT: Every game a blessing, every fan an energizer
The cross tattooed on Troy Huff's upper right arm is big and bold and beautiful just like the picture of Jesus tattooed on Shane Benton's upper...
March 9, 2013 - 6:30am