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Fargo to tear down old City Hall in 2 weeks
Fire danger rating may mean more drought for southwest ND
Three brine spills reported in western ND in less than a week
Dreams run wild as lottery jackpot hits $1.6 billion
Some white Northerners want to redefine a flag rooted in racism as a symbol of patriotism
crime and courts
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Cowboy artist's exhibit celebrates movement, color and energy of the rodeo
Documentary on Native American trauma to make North Dakota premiere
Met Opera auditions set for Saturday at UND
Harlem Globetrotters coming to Alerus in April
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Marilyn Hagerty: Happy 108th, Clarabell
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Minneapolis city attorney's decision on Gophers' Brooks expected by end of week
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Saints coach says team not looking for revenge for 'Minnesota Miracle'
Falcons hand Giants fourth straight loss
Timberwolves break away in final quarter to knock off Pacers
Shirley Peterson Owen
Gordon H. Smette
Rodney Allen Folkers
Cindy Kay Beito
Carl "Milt" Martin
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
Surveys shed light on Devils Lake fish populations
Fall survey notes strong fish production in key North Dakota waters
Letter: Not a good example of Christian values
Letter: Buying of Congress must be stopped
Mike Jacobs: More surprises in N.D. Senate campaign
Our view: Experiential tourism the way forward
Commentary: Poll: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 16 points
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Denny & Dee Myerchin
October 10, 2018
High school graduation rate for ND Native Americans ticks up, but gap still persists
BISMARCK—The high school graduation rate for Native American students in North Dakota continues to rise in 2017, and yet a significant...
October 10, 2018 - 7:08pm
March 19, 2018
Their view: A high school diploma should mean something
America's high schools have a credibility problem: The country's graduation rate is at a record high, but too many students are receiving diplomas without earning them. The most straightforward solution is to require all high-schoolers to pass exit examinations before graduating....
March 19, 2018 - 8:14am
February 29, 2016
Report: Four schools in northwest Minnesota have perfect graduation rates
Four Minnesota districts within the region reported 100 percent graduation rates for the 2014-15 year among students who graduated within four...
February 29, 2016 - 2:36pm
November 23, 2015
High school graduation rates rise in Grand Forks
Nearly 90 percent of Grand Forks high school students graduated last year, a slight uptick from 2013-14, according to an annual district report. Eighty-nine...
November 23, 2015 - 10:19pm
February 24, 2015
East Grand Forks, other high schools report high grad rates
East Grand Forks Senior High and other regional schools in Minnesota reported higher four-year graduation rates in 2014 than the statewide average...
February 24, 2015 - 7:22pm
February 12, 2015
North Dakota, Minnesota high school grad rates increase
Four-year high school graduation rates in North Dakota and Minnesota rose in 2012-2013, contributing to the nation's overall increase, according...
February 12, 2015 - 6:53pm
January 23, 2013
Grand Forks, East Grand Forks follow national trends for high graduation rates, low dropout numbers
Local school graduation rates have risen steadily in recent years, following a national trend that shows the highest rates since 1976. Although...
January 23, 2013 - 4:15pm
November 27, 2012
OUR OPINION: To cut college costs, raise rates -- graduation rates, that is
In a recent feature, "Six ways parents can cut college costs," the Christian Science Monitor makes a key observation: Just looking at tuition...
November 27, 2012 - 9:30pm
November 17, 2012
OUR OPINION: How 'college quality' influences graduation rates
Before Mitt Romney leaves the national stage, North Dakota residents should take note of a fascinating and useful lesson he taught the state...
November 17, 2012 - 9:20pm