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Air quality alert issued in Twin Cities until midnight Wednesday; it's good in Moorhead area
Wild sitting in the best position in team history
GM to invest $1 billion in U.S. factories, still cutting jobs
UPDATE: DAPL protest occurs Monday with 3 arrested, some say in response to MLK Day
Minnesota nun and former ND teacher who wrote to murderers dies at age 106
crime and courts
Win-E-Mac upends Green Wave
Monday's local scoreboard
Introspective off days are key to Karl-Anthony Towns' improvement
Monday's local clipboard
Since highlight-reel, 3-on-3 goal, Shane Gersich has been red hot
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Health Matters: Risks equal with on- and off-pump bypass
The list: Midnight Masquerade, Downtown Horns top New Year's Eve events
Life & Style
Mary Ellen Ault
Patricia Rose King
Myrtle E. Overby
Alf B. Dybing
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Port: NDDOT attaches ridiculous fiscal note to bill to increase speed limit
MARILYN HAGERTY: UND basketball helps make winter fun
Port: The Ringling Brothers Circus has a monument in North Dakota
Mike Jacobs: 'Unusual media environment' in N.D.
Our opinion: Grand Sky gives hope for a bright 2017
50th Wedding Anniversary
Burgum releases budget plan to legislative leaders calling for more cuts than Dalrymple
April 26, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Time for "summer vacation"
Since my retirement from full-time work in the newspaper business in 2005, April always signals the arrival of a bittersweet time of the year...
April 26, 2014 - 8:45am
April 19, 2014
VIRG FOSS: How loyalty works between coach and athlete
I ran into Todd Hoffner around a year ago at a Grand Forks establishment where we were both at the same blackjack table. I didn’t know...
April 19, 2014 - 4:15am
April 12, 2014
VIRG FOSS: UND game against Minnesota is a classic to be remembered
Let me begin by saying this up front — I’ve never been prouder of a UND hockey team that lost in the NCAA Frozen Four than this year’s...
April 12, 2014 - 4:45am
April 4, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Sticking by teams, no matter what
I talked to my sister Carol two days ago. She told me she was excited to watch the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) championship basketball game that night involving the Minnesota Gophers. “Why?” I asked her. “Who cares about the NIT?” “It’s called loyalty,” she...
April 4, 2014 - 10:38pm
March 28, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Take time to enjoy the journey
When I accepted an offer to join the Grand Forks Herald sports staff in 1969, the lure of covering UND Fighting Sioux hockey was the attraction that brought me to town. I had lived in Grand Forks for a couple of years in junior high days. My dad took me to some Fighting Sioux games...
March 28, 2014 - 10:30pm
March 22, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Winter sports winding down at a frantic pace
I took my dog, Lena, out for a walk Thursday afternoon. With her at my side, I didn’t need the start of the March Madness basketball...
March 22, 2014 - 9:00am
March 15, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Pressure is on for Grand Forks sports teams
Pressure is the East Grand Forks Senior High boys having to beat Hermantown to win the school’s first state hockey championship. Pressure...
March 15, 2014 - 10:45am
March 8, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Low-tech guy in a high-tech world
I’ll admit it, I’m a low-tech guy traveling through a high-tech world. My cell phone is an older TracFone. It’s very inexpensive...
March 8, 2014 - 11:30am
February 22, 2014
VIRG FOSS: UND at the Olympics
When Cal Marvin and Dan McKinnon drove from their home in Warroad, Minn., to Grand Forks to talk UND athletic director Glenn “Red” Jarrett...
February 22, 2014 - 8:30am
February 15, 2014
VIRG FOSS: With Blais, you never know
Did Dean Blais intentionally get himself ejected from last Saturday’s hockey game against UND in order to inspire his Nebraska-Omaha...
February 15, 2014 - 8:30am
February 8, 2014
VIRG FOSS: Olympics, a time for miracles
It’s time again for the fantastic spectacle of the Winter Olympics, one of my favorite events. It’s also 34 years removed from the remarkable...
February 8, 2014 - 9:45am
February 1, 2014
VIRG FOSS: The challenges of coaching
During my college days, I debated whether to pursue a career either in journalism or coaching. I reported for the city newspaper on...
February 1, 2014 - 8:00am
January 24, 2014
VIRG FOSS: As life goes on
My mind tells me that as I age, life should become easier. Less decisions to make, no full-time job to worry over, no kids to raise and a...
January 24, 2014 - 9:45pm