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John Nash, 'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician, dies in car crash
Two men injured after plane crash in Lake Minnewaska
Grand Forks Police arrest man who was looking for his dog while swimming in Red River
Two juveniles injured in Wadena County ATV crash
SUV damaged in ag accident in Otter Tail County
crime and courts
Stirring charge gives Montoya second Indy 500
N.D. CLASS A BOYS TRACK: Red River’s Murph wins javelin
PREP SOFTBALL: Saturday's results
PREP BASEBALL: Saturday's results
GIRLS SOCCER: West Fargo 2, GF Red River 1
AppSnap: App allows users to order prints from their phones
WADE RUPARD: Home really is where the heart is
PRODUCT REVIEW: Flower Beauty thrills with long-lasting eyeliner
BOOK NOTES: The Like Switch, Sin: Early History of an Idea, Twelve Years a Slave
Verses published on living with veterans with PTSD
life & style
Frances Agnes Grinde
June B. Martinson
Mary Ellen Haugen
Alice Mae Vien
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Minnesota DNR reminds boaters to follow AIS laws
DOUG LEIER: N.D. deer tag reduction aims to boost population
ALWAYS IN SEASON: While wearying, warblers are worth watching
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Bog-watcher Sundays
Rainy Day Reads: What bird is that?
OUR OPINION: Dayton wrong on early-childhood education
Letter: Love of zenorks is the root of all evil
Letter: Fargo should dredge the river to solve flood problem
LETTER: 'Marriage' term should only be for heterosexual unions
GEORGE WILL: Kaine's quest for war legitimacy
May 20, 2015
What can UND hockey fans expect from new head coach Brad Berry?
Brad Berry has been named head coach of the UND men's hockey program, following Dave Hakstol's departure for the Philadelphia Flyers. What is Berry's style? How will he shape the program? Longtime UND hockey reporter Brad Schlossman offers his take.
sports / UND hockey
May 20, 2015 - 8:00pm
May 19, 2015
Northern Minnesota city wants an NFL team
PROCTOR, Minn. - With near unanimity, the Proctor City Council on Monday said yes to the idea of bringing an NFL team to the Twin Ports. The council supported the idea of bringing a team to the region on a 5-0 vote, said Councilor Travis White, who hatched the idea. They voted...
sports / pro sports
May 19, 2015 - 2:35pm
Runner disqualified from competition for running too far
FARGO – Milnor-Wyndmere-Lidgerwood sophomore Peyton Frolek raced to first-place finishes in the girls 800, 1,600 and 3,200 meters at Saturday’s North Dakota Class B Southeast Regional at Lisbon High School, but when Frolek competed in the 1,600-meter relay, she exceeded the maximum...
sports / prep sports
May 19, 2015 - 2:05pm
PREP TRACK: Zimney stepping down at Grand Forks Red River
Family and golf clubs are beckoning Bob Zimney. The 62-year-old Zimney has announced he will retire at the end of the season as Grand Forks Red River High School’s boys track coach, a position he’s held for the past 37 seasons. “I want more time to devote to my family,...
May 19, 2015 - 12:21pm
May 18, 2015
Reactions: UND's Dave Hakstol resigns to coach NHL team
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news / local
May 18, 2015 - 10:41am
May 12, 2015
UND HOCKEY: Zane McIntyre to turn pro
The UND men’s hockey team has a huge hole to fill. Goaltender Zane McIntyre -- the Mike Richter Award winner, Hobey Baker Award finalist and team MVP -- will turn pro after three college seasons, his family advisor confirmed to the Herald on Tuesday. McIntyre, a Boston Bruins...
sports / UND hockey
May 12, 2015 - 1:15pm
May 6, 2015
UND baseball: Missed opportunity
A day after clinching a spot in the Western Athletic Conference postseason tournament, UND had an opportunity for a Western Athletic Conference series sweep against Texas-Pan American. The sweep also would have enhanced UND's push for one of the two first-round byes in the upcoming...
May 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
BRAD SCHLOSSMAN: No name remains unique, so stick with UND
UND released this week nearly 900 pages of new nickname suggestions submitted by the public. The list details something that's becoming increasingly...
May 6, 2015 - 11:42am
WAYNE NELSON: No matter the opposition, UND likely to have new nickname
The first two letters of our state—'No'—say a lot about North Dakotans, who are usually conservative and stubborn. Mostly stubborn. No, we don't want to change a lot of things about North Dakota lifestyle. No, we're OK with fracking because it generates a lot of money...
May 6, 2015 - 11:33am
May 5, 2015
Fans file lawsuit seeking $5 million from Pacquiao over concealment of injury
Manny Pacquiao and his camp face a class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday by two Las Vegas residents claiming fraud over the concealment of his injury before the fight against Floyd Mayweather. The suit seeks damages of more than $5 million from Pacquiao, manager Machael Koncz, promoter...
news / crime and courts
May 5, 2015 - 4:24pm
April 30, 2015
THE TREND: UND nickname opposition, library controversies, Red River coach update
The Lead Some UND alumni and fans oppose UND's decision to choose a new nickname, with some of those preferring to have no nickname at all. The News A forum focused on renovating the Chester Fritz Library got heated yesterday, as people debated potential emphasis on academics,...
news / local
April 30, 2015 - 8:40am
April 29, 2015
Sam Haiby striking out gender roles playing baseball with the boys
Moorhead, Minn. - Moorhead freshman baseball player Sam Haiby pushes both feet into the dirt and kicks it back into the wind with the right foot when stepping to the plate. Two taps of the left side of the plate, a couple twirls forward of the bat overhead and few back and forth beneath...
sports / prep sports
April 29, 2015 - 2:40pm
April 28, 2015
Local high school students rally for departing coach
Some Red River High School students say a popular coach who goes above and beyond for them is being let go too soon. Strength and agility coach Brandon Sloan told some students Friday that his contract wasn’t renewed for the next year, according to freshman Jacob Baier. He...
news / education
April 28, 2015 - 9:16pm
April 26, 2015
LETTER: To lift UND hockey's curse, adopt new nickname
Since North Dakota's shocking loss in the men's hockey Frozen Four, various explanations have surfaced. Suspect coaching. Injuries. Lack of preparation. Has anyone considered jinxes? Hexes? Curses? In the summer of 1876, Medicine Chief Sitting Bull was most unhappy with the...
opinion / letters
April 26, 2015 - 9:00am
April 21, 2015
Matching fund for academics gets $23.5 million from ND Legislature
State lawmakers voted Tuesday to spend $23.5 million on a program that matches private donations with state dollars to advance academics, with language added to allay concerns about the money being used for athletic scholarships.
news / politics
April 21, 2015 - 5:38pm