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Watch: Competitors take their lumps in gravy wrestling championships
Ben Affleck teases DC Universe villain Deathstroke
Twitter opens video ads to all U.S. users, touting better revenue-sharing terms than YouTube or Facebook
Protesters shut down TransCanada pipeline hearing in Montreal
Amnesty International calls for protest roadblock to be removed
crime and courts
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
Ryder Cup fans, Meet (most of) Team USA
Vikings: No shortage of experience on Mike Zimmer's staff
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
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
life & style
Clement "Clem" C. Nadeau
Edward Rudolph Lizakowski
Edgar Fred Luehring
Tilford W. "Tillie" Schlieve
Nadine A. Pistner
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
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
OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 14, 2016
OLYMPICS: Bolt once again the fastest
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - For 9.81 glorious seconds on Sunday, all the ills that have dogged athletics recently were forgotten as Usain Bolt stormed to victory in the 100 meters final to become the first man to win three successive Olympic titles on the track. The Jamaican superstar...
August 14, 2016 - 10:18pm
August 13, 2016
DSU alumni ready to represent Bahamas in Rio
RIO DE JANIERO—So far, the Rio Olympics have been pretty chill for Trevor Barry. The Bahamian high jumper and Dickinson State University...
August 13, 2016 - 2:36pm
August 11, 2016
AUTO RACING: Ryan Flaten is successful and consistent
Ryan Flaten has raced in a handful of classes at River Cities Speedway over the years. And there is one thing that stands out about the Grand...
August 11, 2016 - 11:35pm
PREP FOOTBALL: Sugar Beet Classic announced
The Grand Forks Herald announced Wednesday the high school football games that will be played this year at the Alerus Center will be called the Sugar Beet Classic, presented by the Herald and Altru Advanced Orthopedics. The doubleheader will be Oct. 7 and will involve Grand Forks...
August 11, 2016 - 10:56am
August 10, 2016
Longtime ESPN host John Saunders dies at age 61
Longtime ESPN host and anchor John Saunders has died at age 61, the network announced Wednesday. Saunders was one of ESPN's most visible and...
August 10, 2016 - 11:10am
August 9, 2016
PREP FOOTBALL: GFC's Bill Landry still going strong after 39 seasons
Practice begins today for North Dakota's 11-man high school football teams. And, going on four decades as a coach, the excitement of opening...
August 9, 2016 - 10:01pm
August 8, 2016
Michael Phelps' purple blotches spotlight 'cupping' trend
NEW YORK (Reuters) - It wasn't just Michael Phelps' big win on Sunday that had people talking about the U.S. swimming star. It was also the dark...
August 8, 2016 - 4:13pm
August 6, 2016
Willmar, Minnesota, considers building a dedicated curling facility
WILLMAR—The Midwest Curling Association is hoping to bring the city of Willmar onto its team as the association tries to build a dedicated...
August 6, 2016 - 1:00am
August 5, 2016
AUTO RACING: Streak buster
For 20 laps, No. 9 was looking fine. All that matters, however, is who leads Lap 25 at River Cities Speedway. Austin Pierce capitalized on Mark...
August 5, 2016 - 11:20pm
August 4, 2016
WAYNE NELSON: For UND football, it's 'Leave No Doubt'
On Nov. 21, 2015, UND beat Cal Poly 45-21 in San Luis Obispo, a win that capped the regular season and gave the Fighting Hawks a 7-4 record....
August 4, 2016 - 10:55pm
OUR VIEW: IOC made right choice with softball
Drive past the Apollo Sports Complex in Grand Forks some summer day and soak in the excitement and passion that comes with young boys playing...
August 4, 2016 - 10:32am
August 3, 2016
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: It's Hawkeyes vs. Fighting Hawks
For the second time in the program's Division I era, UND will host a Big Ten program at The Betty. UND announced Wednesday that it will host...
August 3, 2016 - 5:37pm
UND Blog: Former UND hockey standout earns degree while playing in NHL
Every online student has different schedules, commitments and opportunities. National Hockey League player Rocco Grimaldi, a former University...
August 3, 2016 - 11:47am
August 2, 2016
UND FOOTBALL: New look, same team, same vision
It was quiet Tuesday afternoon at Memorial Stadium, where media, surprisingly, are welcome and not required to genuflect nor notify UND athletic...
August 2, 2016 - 11:02pm
Letter: NDSU media restrictions hurt students, trample student rights
As a North Dakota State graduate and former student journalist, I find it disappointing the university's athletics department has revised media...
August 2, 2016 - 10:45am