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New apartment building going up in East Grand Forks
Investigation shows S.D. train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks
Two win scholarships at Minnesota State-Moorhead
Ramsey County reviews state's attorney applicants
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Prowlers capitalize on first-half spurt to beat EGF
UND brings strong game back from NYC, topples Western Michigan
Scoring depth makes UND dangerous
Riders upend Thief River Falls 71-51 in girls basketball
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'Down Home Christmas'
Holiday events bring joy this week
'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Office Christmas Party' open at local theaters
Marilyn Hagerty: Samosas, chicken kebabs popular at Steer's
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Jacob J. Penner
Odile S. Fail
Lake of the Woods survey yields high walleye catches
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Canadians debate a national bird
Crookston wildlife manager calls it a career
Port: Kevin Cramer says he’d serve in Trump administration if asked, confirms McConnell meeting
Port: #NoDAPL activists raised at least $11.2 million for protests through 285 different online accounts
Editorial: Keep eye on Grand Forks' water-treatment-plant prize
George Will: Trump's Carrier ploy was repudiation of conservatism
Letter: Left disgraces itself in election's wake
September 28, 2016
MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands—A Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a Russian-made Buk missile launched from a village...
September 28, 2016 - 8:50am
March 18, 2016
Daughters of celebrated Ukrainian pianist found dead in Texas home
DALLAS (Reuters) - Two young daughters of Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko were foundmurdered inside their home in a Fort Worth, Texas, suburb, and his estranged wife sustained multiple stab wounds in the incident, local police said on Friday. Police in Benbrook said Kholodenko,...
News/crime and courts
March 18, 2016 - 4:30pm
February 13, 2016
Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges
Violence in eastern Ukraine is intensifying and Russian-backed rebels have moved heavy weaponry back to the front line, international monitors...
February 13, 2016 - 3:30pm
November 21, 2015
Alexandria couple to adopt the Ukrainian orphans they hosted
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- November is Adoption Awareness Month, and one local family is embracing the process four times over. The...
November 21, 2015 - 10:00pm
November 6, 2015
Off the Record: Emperor Palpatine wins city council seat in Ukraine
Emperor Palpatine’s thirst for power was quenched Sunday when he was elected to Odessa City Council in Ukraine, in an act of hubris not seen...
November 6, 2015 - 4:30pm
NATO rejects Russia explanation on Turkish air space
NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes had violated alliance member Turkey's air space by mistake and said Russia was...
October 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
September 2, 2015
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over Ukraine
Moscow said on Wednesday it would react in kind to United States' widening of sanctions imposed on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine, criticizing...
September 2, 2015 - 6:45pm
June 3, 2015
Ukraine forces, separatists fight first serious battles in months
Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists on Wednesday fought their first serious battles in months and Ukraine's defense minister said an attempt by rebels to take the eastern town of Maryinka had been thwarted.
June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
May 10, 2015
Putin says Ukraine peace 'moving forward' despite problems
Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday that the peace process in eastern Ukraine was...
May 10, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 26, 2015
Ukraine's ceasefire under pressure as one more serviceman killed
A fragile ceasefire between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists came under renewed pressure on Sunday with the Ukrainian...
April 26, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 17, 2015
Kremlin says U.S. military trainers in Ukraine may destabilize situation
MOSCOW/KIEV - The Kremlin said on Friday the arrival of about 300 U.S. paratroopers in Ukraine to train Kiev's National Guard could destabilize the situation in the east of the country, where pro-Russian separatists are fighting Ukrainian government forces. Ukraine has repeatedly...
April 17, 2015 - 5:00pm
April 16, 2015
Putin defiant over Russia's economy and Ukraine
President Vladimir Putin tried to reassure Russians over the ailing economy and said Washington wanted "vassals" rather than allies in his annual...
April 16, 2015 - 5:00pm
February 26, 2015
Ukraine begins artillery withdrawal, recognizing truce is holding
Ukrainian troops towed artillery away from the front line in the east on Thursday, a move that amounted to recognizing that a ceasefire meant...
February 26, 2015 - 4:45pm
February 17, 2015
Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls
NIKISHINE, Ukraine - Pro-Russian rebels and government forces fought street-to-street in a strategic town in east Ukraine on Tuesday and refused to pull back their heavy guns, all but scuppering hopes that a European-brokered peace deal will end months of conflict. Two days after...
February 17, 2015 - 9:07am
February 15, 2015
Ukraine rebels disavow ceasefire at encircled town
Ukraine's rebels disavowed a new truce on Sunday hours after it took effect, saying it did not apply to the town where most fighting has taken...
February 15, 2015 - 3:45pm