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Southwest Minnesota farmers call harvest maybe best ever
Parent complains about use of padded rooms for behavoir in ND school district
Charges: SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Legislative candidates meet in forum ahead of Nov. 8 election
Walsh County bridges in need of repairs, state funding
crime and courts
TUESDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Indians shut out Cubs in World Series opener
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
Polk County West vs. Lake of the Woods: Big linemen, big plays
Quick goals lead Wild past Boston
Good and gruesome Halloween treats
Play it safe
Marilyn Hagerty: Green Mill dishes have plenty of personality
BOOKNOTES: 'Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women'
Paranormal investigators: 'We're there to help, not make you believe'
Life & Style
Rocky B. Littlewind
Carmencita L. (Martin) Old Rock
Phyllis J. Fitzgerald
H. Morgan Lacy
Small bird creates a mystery, causes a backyard stir
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: How do pumpkins grow so large, can any pumpkin reach that size?
N.D. bighorn sheep season reflects comeback
Brett Anderson's 35½-inch catfish
CAMP BOOKBOOK: Kris Winkelman's Venison Pizza Bake No. 8
Adam Hamm: Marsy's Law will fail in practice
Forum Communications: Re-elect Hoeven to Senate
Mike Jacobs: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Aerospace dean: UND's liberal-arts core helps aerospace school
Port: North Dakota law enforcement says #NoDAPL protesters fired arrows at helicopter
June 20, 2016
Rare 'strawberry moon' during summer solstice tonight
It's billed as a once-in-a-generation astrological moment—the marriage of a full moon and the summer solstice—something that hasn't happened...
June 20, 2016 - 4:59pm
May 5, 2016
Fire officials urge caution as crews work to put out wildfire in northwest Minnesota
With dry, windy conditions sticking around the area and little precipitation in the forecast, emergency officials and weather experts are encouraging...
May 5, 2016 - 8:30pm
March 27, 2016
REC TOPPER: Worth a Look
Snow conditions—never good at any time this winter in the Grand Forks area—are history for another year, and it's time for snowmobile...
March 27, 2016 - 3:03am
February 25, 2016
Funds approved for horse racing to return to Fargo this summer
BISMARCK--The North Dakota Horse Racing Commission has approved funding for racing to return to Fargo on July 16 and 17, 23 and 24, and 30...
February 25, 2016 - 8:30pm
October 2, 2015
Grand Forks had higher temperatures, little rainfall in September
September was warm and fairly dry in Grand Forks, conditions that could carry over into October. "It was a pretty quiet, fairly uneventful month," said Bill Barrett, a meteorologist technician for National Weather Service in Grand Forks. "It didn't get very cool until the last...
October 2, 2015 - 6:00am
August 21, 2015
Dogs jump their way to victory at Scheels competition
Ben barked excitedly before running full speed toward a large pool of water Friday afternoon in the Scheels parking lot. "He's got the drive...
August 21, 2015 - 9:07pm
August 16, 2015
DOUG LEIER: Take the time to get outside before summer ends
Usually in August comes the inevitable “I didn’t ...” syndrome. You know, “I didn’t fish enough,” or “I didn't spend enough...
August 16, 2015 - 3:57am
August 11, 2015
Four ways to cool off (without going to the pool)
When it's mercilessly hot out, what can your kids do to cool off—other than head to the local swimming pool? We came up with a few possibilities...
August 11, 2015 - 6:00am
June 28, 2015
Wade Rupard: Summer vacations remain a highlight of the season
Summer is officially here, which means swimming pools, backyard barbecues, (finally) enjoying the beautiful weather and my personal favorite,...
accent/life & style
June 28, 2015 - 8:45am
June 25, 2015
Marilyn Hagerty: At the height of summer comes many events
Dear Shirley, The Grand Forks Fair is off and running. The City Band is playing a concert tonight. Summer is reaching its peak here in Grand...
June 25, 2015 - 6:00am
June 19, 2015
Astro Bob: Summer starts on Sunday when light flows like honey
Humans have been celebrating the summer solstice long before even Stonehenge towered over England’s Salisbury Plain. But the massive neolithic...
June 19, 2015 - 2:30pm
June 14, 2015
COMING HOME: Longing to be a kid in summer
In small towns up and down the Midwest, summer has officially started. I know this not by the date on the calendar, but because in the next few...
June 14, 2015 - 9:00pm
June 3, 2015
THE LOST ITALIAN: Tony's edamame salad wins weekend pick
While we're still formulating our summer menu, one of our newer favorites has already made the cut, and that honor goes to Tony's Edamame Sa...
June 3, 2015 - 6:45am
May 28, 2015
MARILYN HAGERTY: June is upon us
Dear Shirley, We’re heading into June, and the moving trucks are coming and going. Still, Jeff Whalen of Whalen’s Moving & Storage...
May 28, 2015 - 6:45am
May 23, 2015
Beat the heat: University Splash Park opens, Grand Forks pools not far behind
University Splash Park was spraying in full force Friday afternoon. With temps above 70 this week Grand Forks residents flocked to University...
May 23, 2015 - 12:15am