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Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
crime and courts
Short film shot in North Dakota features locals' talents
Sew much more: Skills learned in Grand Forks Central fashion class extend beyond the practical
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
'American Pickers' coming to North Dakota
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Practice safe cooking habits to avoid food poisoning
Project Serve combines service with fundraising
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Warriors rout Rockets to force Game 7
N.D. state track meet results
Saturday's local sports clipboard
Second-half surge leads Minnesota past Montreal
Davies girls break records, win third-straight state track title
Deborah Ann Hanson
Mariano T. Rodriquez Jr.
Area Fishing Report: Walleye action going strong across the region
Boathouse on the Red opens this weekend in GF
Boathouse on the Red opens Saturday for the summer in downtown Grand Forks
Corps to reconsider access in popular areas around Lake Sakakawea
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Commentary: Human decency should trump politics
Letter: Surprise! Trump's bad at diplomacy
Letter: Trump can win by walking away
Commentary: Video: Democratic Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp wants Donald Trump to love her so badly it’s kind of painful to watch
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
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60th Wedding Anniversary
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
October 30, 2017
FBI investigating ND woman accused of running adoption scam
WOODWORTH, N.D.—Moms across the country are blaming a North Dakota woman for destroying their sense of safety and their hope to grow their...
October 30, 2017 - 8:28am
October 24, 2017
Voters could decide if Spirit Lake Casino puts alcohol on the menu
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—One local reservation could soon allow alcohol, but it could take a ballot referendum vote. The Spirit Lake Reservation is...
October 24, 2017 - 8:43am
October 1, 2017
McFeely: Once seen as voice for Native American children, woman now accused of scam
Well, this is a sticky wicket. A North Dakota woman being investigated for an adoption scam involving Native American children is the same North Dakota woman who was heralded as a whistleblower for exposing problems with child protection and welfare services on the Spirit Lake Reservation....
October 1, 2017 - 8:00am
June 5, 2017
Spirit Lake receives $200,000 housing grant
The North Dakota congressional delegation announced Monday a federal grant of $200,000 to go toward Spirit Lake housing issues. The funds were provided by the Environmental Protection Agency's Brownfield Program, which works to assess, sterilize and reuse buildings that have been...
June 5, 2017 - 4:29pm
April 11, 2017
Keeping culture alive: DPI pushes forward with project to increase Native American education
Spirit Lake elder Oliver Gourd Sr. wants to keep his people's culture alive. He worries they will lose their native Dakota language, with younger generations speaking it only as a second language. He also wants people to understand the damage Native American boarding schools, which...
April 11, 2017 - 11:09am
December 22, 2016
Ramsey County official’s ‘lady from south of here’ remarks called ‘clearly racial’ w/video
DEVILS LAKE -- A North Dakota Veterans Affairs officer in Ramsey County is facing backlash for making what one resident called a “clearly racial...
December 22, 2016 - 11:04am
October 16, 2016
Spirit Lake Nation battles youth suicide
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—In 2008, Spirit Lake Nation tribe member Cora Whiteman lost her teenaged daughter, Jami, 14, to suicide. As the Whitemans...
October 16, 2016 - 8:19am
October 3, 2016
Funding announced for Native American communities in North Dakota
The North Dakota congressional delegation announced seven grants totaling more $4.9 million to support education, health and economic development in Native American communities Monday. The grants will be distributed among UND, Turtle Mountain Community College, Cankdeska Cikana Community...
October 3, 2016 - 5:05pm
August 15, 2016
5th person sentenced in Spirit Lake meth conspiracy
FARGO — A fifth person has been sentenced in connection to a drug conspiracy on the Spirit Lake Reservation Winterhawk Leonard Oldrock, 37, of Fort Totten, N.D., was sentenced in federal court to seven years in prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, as...
August 15, 2016 - 6:05pm
July 7, 2016
Man accused of stabbing 2 men in Spirit Lake must stay in jail until trial
Despite a request to be released, a man accused of stabbing two men — killing one and critically injuring the other — in April on...
July 7, 2016 - 6:28pm
July 2, 2016
Diversifying the bar: People with different backgrounds enhance courts for all, local judicial leaders say
Robert Silva has spent most of his summer studying for the North Dakota Bar exam, but he drove to Spirit Lake Wednesday to help the tribal court...
July 2, 2016 - 9:19pm
June 6, 2016
Turtle Mountain, Spirit Lake reservations designated federal 'Promise Zones'
Multiple North Dakota communities are set for a boost from the federal government, following Monday's announcement that they've been designated...
June 6, 2016 - 5:32pm
Spirit Lake man pleads guilty to murder after killing friend with his car
FARGO—A Spirit Lake man who was supposed to go to trial Tuesday in federal court instead struck an agreement and pleaded guilty Monday...
June 6, 2016 - 11:03am
May 23, 2016
Spirit Lake man sentenced to 40 years in prison for sexually abusing child
FARGO—A Fort Totten, N.D., man was sentenced to 40 years in prison in Fargo federal court Monday for sexually abusing a child. A jury found...
May 23, 2016 - 9:15pm
February 16, 2016
North Dakota tribes awarded $20 million for reservation housing
Four North Dakota Native American tribes will share more than $20 million in federal funds to improve housing on reservations. The federal grant is provided through the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) program. The grants are as follows:...
February 16, 2016 - 1:21pm