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Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Wife recounts 73-year-old husband's Devils Lake survival story
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 Powerball lottery drawing
East Grand Forks family displaced in fire
crime and courts
What other QBs are out there for Vikings to snare?
BOYS SOCCER: Scoreless at Cushman
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Firebirds sweep Knights
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
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
life & style
William Hartley Eckes
Betty Jean (Engen) Cariveau
Norman Morris Hanson
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
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
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
50th Wedding Anniversary
February 22, 2016
How WWII German POWs fared in Grand Forks
During World War II, hundreds of German and Italian prisoners of war were held in camps throughout the Red River Valley, Kenneth Dawes, a retired...
February 22, 2016 - 7:35am
December 19, 2015
Brainerd's own 'Rosie the Riveter'
During World War II, the Rosie the Riveter character helped inspire workers on the homefront to produce gargantuan amounts of essential supplies...
December 19, 2015 - 9:00am
November 18, 2015
Oldest survivor in sinking of USS Arizona during Pearl Harbor attack, dies at 98
John Delmar Anderson, who at age 98 was the oldest known survivor of the sinking of the battleship USS Arizona during the Japanese attack on...
November 18, 2015 - 6:30am
October 4, 2015
Minnesota combat medic training center named for famous WWII nurse
CAMP RIPLEY NEAR LITTLE FALLS, Minn. -- The Minnesota National Guard on Sunday dedicated its new combat medical training center in honor of Brainerd-native...
October 4, 2015 - 8:38pm
September 19, 2015
Minnesota veteran paradropped into Sicily, liberated concentration camp
MERRIFIELD, Minn. -- Ralph Yeager is fiercely proud of his time as a member of the famed 82nd Airborne Division in World War II,...
September 19, 2015 - 7:15pm
September 12, 2015
Secret weapons: Japanese Americans recall WWII language mission
FORT SNELLING, Minn. -- One of the secret weapons of World War II was developed at Fort Snelling. During the war, 6,000 Japanese-Americans...
September 12, 2015 - 6:00pm
September 10, 2015
Victory roster aims to preserve names of North Dakota World War II veterans
Raymond Spicer enlisted in World War II at the Grand Forks Post Office in 1942. On Wednesday, the World War II vets registered for the North...
September 10, 2015 - 6:15am
September 4, 2015
Polish soldiers begin inspecting site where Nazi "gold train" may be buried
WARSAW/WALBRZYCH, Poland, Sep 4 (Reuters) - Polish military personnel on Friday began inspecting and photographing the site where authorities...
September 4, 2015 - 9:45pm
August 30, 2015
Fargo WWII vet to return to where he once worked on top-secret Army weapon
FARGO-- A 94-year-old Fargo man and World War II Army veteran will soon descend with extended family on a tiny town in the western Arizona...
August 30, 2015 - 11:30am
August 28, 2015
Poland almost certain it has located buried Nazi train
Poland said on Friday it was almost certain it had located a Nazi train rumored to have gone missing near the close of World War Two loaded with guns and jewels.
August 28, 2015 - 7:00pm
August 27, 2015
Women’s group to bring female WWII pilot to Willmar
WILLMAR — When she’s not playing cards or having planes named after her, Betty Strohfus travels the United States, talking to audiences...
August 27, 2015 - 8:00pm
August 2, 2015
Minnesota pilot recalls training for the invasion of Japan during World War II
ST. PAUL -- Seventy years ago, a young Army pilot from Minnesota named Robert Wieman was preparing for the invasion of Japan, a battle...
August 2, 2015 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2015
Minnesota brothers who fought in WWII and Korea hope to take Honor Flight to Washington, D.C.
FARGO, N.D. -- Between 2007 and 2008, I had the opportunity take part in the WDAY Honor Flight trips, a communitywide effort to send World War...
July 20, 2015 - 6:15am
May 24, 2015
Memorial unions, every college has one - but why?
Memorial Auditorium, Memorial Park, Memorial Bridge. Just about anywhere you look, there's a place called "memorial," and nowhere is the name...
May 24, 2015 - 9:30pm
Veteran finds out 68 years later why Nazi pilot spared his life
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - Tonight, Les Schrenk will watch a war story on TV - about himself. The documentary “Mortal Enemies” will tell the...
May 24, 2015 - 3:00am