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New York mayor calls for pause in protests after police killings
Ex-police officer not charged in Milwaukee shooting death
Access to treatment major challenge to meeting rural mental health needs
North Korea suffers Internet outage, says U.S. expert
Power back on in south Grand forks
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Pacers heat up, edge Timberwolves
PRO FOOTBALL: Game Roundup
PRO FOOTBALL: Standing/box scores
School rules in Jameis’ favor
Vikes flounder in Miami
Singer Joe Cocker dies at age 70
How to make the holidays less stressful even if you're entertaining
How effective are flu and cold remedies?
A snapshot of oral health in North Dakota
Poor dental care harms kids, adults
life & style
Debra Lynn Owens
Betty J. Shambaugh
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Trapping, ice fishing enforcement etc.
Tentative 2015 hunting dates set for North Dakota
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Eagle rescued after being sickened by lead
Rec Topper: Wild Game Recipe
COLUMN: How society benefits from supporting higher ed
LETTER: Spokesman: BNSF has been forthright about delays
LETTER: Valley partnership overlooks much of valley
LETTER: Don't let naysayers block nickname selection
COLUMN: The truth about Common Core: It's right for N.D.
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February 9, 2011
C.R. Koss, Beausejour, Man., letter: Anthem should not be a tabloid moment
BEAUSEJOUR, Man. -- Would it be expecting too much to have a singer with some talent singing the national anthem at sports events? It is disgusting to hear these no-talent celebrities desecrating our national anthem. I vividly remember the time Roseanne Barr stood in centerfield...
letters / opinion / sports
February 9, 2011 - 12:05am
February 5, 2011
ST. LOUIS -- William Sun was watching the State of the Union address on TV with his roommates at Harvard University when he heard the line. "We need to teach our kids that it's not just the winner of the Super Bowl who deserves to be celebrated," President Barack Obama said Tuesday,...
news / opinion
February 5, 2011 - 10:56pm
January 24, 2011
RYAN BAKKEN: Twice lucky
A year ago, Jennifer Peavey won an all-expenses-paid trip to the Super Bowl in a blackout bingo game at Grand Forks Air Force Base. Jennifer and husband Jay, a master sergeant with the 319th Security Forces Squadron, could have traded the trip for $5,000, an option taken by every...
local / news / staff columnists
January 24, 2011 - 10:32pm
Grand Forks Air Force Base family wins Super Bowl tickets for second year in a row
A year ago, Jennifer Peavey won an all-expenses-paid trip to the Super Bowl in a blackout bingo game at the Grand Forks Air Force Base. Jennifer and husband Jay, a master sergeant with the 319th Security Forces Squadron, could have traded the trip for $5,000, an option taken by every...
staff columnists / sports
January 24, 2011 - 12:00am
February 8, 2010
Super Bowl aftermath: Payton sleeps like a champ with his Lombardi Trophy
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Sean Payton could use a proper pillow. The day after coaching the New Orleans Saints to a 31-17 victory over Indianapolis...
February 8, 2010 - 11:22pm
Super Bowl commentary: Porter carries it home for a long-suffering city
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- The kid from a tiny Louisiana river town picked the pocket of the quarterback giant, and he was gone. Sprinting through doubt. Racing past history.
February 8, 2010 - 11:14pm
Fargo native's Doritos ad airs during Super Bowl game
FARGO Patrick Schaefer thought his chance had come and gone. Then, during the Super Bowl, the Fargo North alum watched the TV ad he helped...
business / / entertainment
February 8, 2010 - 9:09am
Favre to play until 2020 ... in Super Bowl car ad fantasy
Does it mean he'll play for the Minnesota Vikings next year? No, that's anything but certain. But Brett Favre is a 50-year-old Super Bowl MVP in the year 2020 in a humorous ad for automaker Hyundai during Sunday's Super Bowl telecast.
business / / entertainment / sports
February 8, 2010 - 1:22am
February 7, 2010
After the game: TV hits and misses
"Undercover Boss" is this year's entrant in what is considered one of broadcast TV's plum time slots -- immediately afterthe Super Bowl. Airing an unfamiliar show as the Super Bowl lead-out (as they say in the TV biz) is a throwback of sorts. Since 1999, the networks have played it...
February 7, 2010 - 2:37pm
February 6, 2010
Super Bowl Sunday commentary: Maestro Manning
MIAMI -- Of course, Super Bowl XLIV will be decided by offense. Of course, the pivotal player will be Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton...
February 6, 2010 - 11:25pm
January 24, 2010
NOT FAVRE ENOUGH: Residents react to Sunday's NFC Championship game (January 24, 2010)
Uff da. What a game it was. A nail biter. A heart attack followed by another and another. A tragic Norse saga in which yet one more band of mighty heroes is brought low by the fates. The Minnesota Vikings have been to the National Football Conference Championship eight times and...
local / sports
January 24, 2010 - 11:29pm
October 16, 2009
OBIT: Cullen Bryant played 13 years in the NFL, 11 with the L.A. Rams
LOS ANGELES -- Cullen Bryant, who spent 11 seasons with the Los Angeles Rams, was a running back on their 1980 Super Bowl team and fought the NFL's trading rules to remain in town, has died. He was 58. Unknown to his family, Bryant had been under a doctor's care when he died Tuesday...
October 16, 2009 - 1:04pm
February 2, 2009
Super and Not So Super Ads
The best and the worst of Sunday's Super Bowl ads, which are usually better than the game itself, but the game actually lived up to the hype this year. THE BEST ADS Careerbuilder.com - "Tips": Easily the best commercial of the night. The way it kept building ("Hey dummy,"...
pro sports / sports
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
NFL: Smith, Woodson make Hall of Fame
TAMPA, Fla.-- Career sacks leader Bruce Smith, versatile defensive back Rod Woodson and four others made the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, while former commissioner Paul Tagliabue was denied entry for the third straight year. Joining Smith, who led Buffalo to four straight...
January 31, 2009 - 4:00pm