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Minnesota man with 17 DWI convictions faces bevy of new charges after crash
Brett Kavanaugh memo detailed explicit questions for then-President Clinton
Against state's advice, Cass County opts for its own lawsuit against opioid industry
Grand Forks parents speak out after school district cancels West kindergarten class
Pope Francis: No effort to be spared to tackle Catholic Church's abuses
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‘Alone’ television show winner of $500,000 has North Dakota ties
The best films of the 2000s
Marilyn Hagerty: Looking back, and ahead
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
Eatbeat: Much to choose from at the Moose
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
UND's pro hockey camp open to public for first time
'Never underestimate the heart of a champion': Lynx begin title defense
Don't tell Twins' Logan Forsythe about his BABIP or any other advanced metric
Ex-Vikings star Keith Millard: Ade Aruna's torn ACL gives him 'redshirt' year
Walk-on freshman Zack Annexstad named Gophers' starting quarterback
Dean M. Curran
Michael Anthony "Mickey" Hoffner
Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears
Breeding duck populations decline across North America, survey shows
Outdoors briefs: North Dakota archery deer season opens Aug. 31, Dove season opens Sept. 1 and federal duck stamp required Sept. 1
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
Brad Dokken: Devils Lake walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
Commentary: Attorney says plain reading of recreational marijuana measure it legalizes driving while stoned
Heitkamp: Now is no time for a vacation
Bill Marcil Jr.: Farm kids are better than city kids
Lloyd Omdahl: Yard signs: Grassroots democracy
Turf fields: No hard data says they're unsafe
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November 8, 2016
Grand Forks buzzing on Election Day
Voting is underway at polling sites around the Grand Forks area on Election Day. The Alerus Center has had lines wrapping around the building,...
November 8, 2016 - 1:02pm
November 7, 2016
Political messages on clothes not allowed at polls, but yard signs OK
Grand Forks County Auditor Debbie Nelson spent all day Monday, the eve of Election Day, overseeing a roomful of election workers as they totaled...
November 7, 2016 - 6:54pm
November 1, 2016
WATCH: Big tobacco companies fighting Measure 4
Measure 4 advertisements are everywhere, but do you know who's funding the ad war? Early voting is on in our area, and every day this week we...
November 1, 2016 - 8:23am
September 24, 2016
Absentee ballots, early voting coming soon to Grand Forks County
Election Day isn't until Nov. 8, but the local electorate can cast ballots sooner than that. Absentee ballots will be available by application...
September 24, 2016 - 11:46am
March 7, 2016
East Grand Forks to get answer on swimming pool vote today
The question of how to pay for the renovation of East Grand Forks' swimming pool will be answered today as election officials finish processing...
March 7, 2016 - 7:05am
December 20, 2014
Recall set for Oberon councilman who allegedly told people to vote for him on Election Day
A recall is set for Jan. 27 for Paul Stensland, a newly elected member of City Council in Oberon, N.D. The petition contained 17 signatures, according to a report in the Benson County Farmers Press. Oberon is a town of about 100 people in Benson County. Petitioners claim...
December 20, 2014 - 8:41pm
November 5, 2012
Michael Connor, Starkweather, N.D., letter: Silence is golden on Election Day
STARKWEATHER, N.D. -- Thanks, Gary Emineth. For nothing.
November 5, 2012 - 12:10am
July 18, 2010
MINNESOTA POLITICS: Governor, judge share stage warily ... Tip credit buzz ... Wadena help ... more
Governor, judge share stage warily
July 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Debbie Nelson, Grand Forks County auditor, letter: Blame Herald, not auditor, for error
GRAND FORKS -- I must respond to Richard Gunderson's letter about the incorrect polling places that were printed in the June 7 Herald ("Election Day error led to needless delays," Page A4, June 15). The "Where to Vote" map that ran in the Herald on June 7 was produced by the Herald...
June 15, 2010 - 11:00pm
Richard Gunderson, Grand Forks, letter: Election Day error led to needless delays
GRAND FORKS -- Judging by my own experience on Election Day, I can understand why comparatively few people in Grand Forks County voted last week. The morning's Herald said that people in District 43 were to vote at Red River High School. But I went there and was told to go vote at...
June 15, 2010 - 1:20am
October 21, 2009
Benson County to vote by mail
Beginning in 2010, elections in Benson County will be conducted by mail. The county commissioners decided to switch to mail from the eight precinct sites on Election Day. For those who choose not to vote by mail, the county courthouse will be the only site available on election day. ...
October 21, 2009 - 4:21pm
October 16, 2008
Truth squad: Fact check of Obama's, McCain's assertions
WASHINGTON -- Trailing in the polls with less than three weeks until Election Day, Republican presidential hopeful John McCain went on the offensive Wednesday in the third and final presidential debate, veering wide of the record again and again. Obama was more careful, but he, too,...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am