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July 22, 2017
A more outdoorsy classroom could help kids in school
July 22, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
UMC, UND top ranking of best online colleges
July 20, 2017 - 8:14pm
July 13, 2017
Lake Region College staff knew of former softball coach's 'inappropriate relationship' with student, school says
July 13, 2017 - 5:57pm
July 7, 2017
Grand Forks School Board President Doug Carpenter explains parts of the proposed district budget while defending why there should be a freeze in pay during a June 15 public hearing. An impasse hearing was called after the School Board and the teachers couldn't agree on raises for teachers for the next two years. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Report recommends limited raises, other solutions to teacher contract impasse
July 7, 2017 - 7:46pm
June 27, 2017
From left, Emma Kishel, Jenna Annable and Dana Atkins pose for a portrait in front the the plane they took across the country. They decided to name the plane Rhonda. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Cross-country air race builds aviation interest for new female fliers
June 27, 2017 - 7:49pm
June 14, 2017
Ph.D. candidate Ali Haider, left, and UND associate professor Reza Fazel-Rezai, attach a cap with fittings for dry electrodes to recent UND graduate Joseph Aymond. The cap is part of an array designed to read brainwaves and used in research conducted by biomedical engineers. Haider and Fazel-Rezai, who is director of the university’s biomedical engineering programs, say the system allows subjects to spell sentences on a computer using only their thoughts and eyesight. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
UND biomedical engineering program gains ground with new programs
June 14, 2017 - 7:03pm
June 3, 2017
Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Moorhead, Minn. David Samson / Forum News Service
How one Minnesota state program is helping college students graduate with nearly no debt
June 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 31, 2017
Doug Carpenter, left, is president of the Grand Forks School Board, which declared an impasse after contract negotiations between representatives of the school district's teachers and the school board broke down recently. He's pictured here in his office at Alerus Financial in Grand Forks.
Tom Young, president and chief negotiator for the Grand Forks Educational Association, said he expects the commission which is charged with reviewing the contract dispute. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Grand Forks teacher contract dispute to be reviewed by impartial education fact-finding commission
May 31, 2017 - 8:46pm
May 22, 2017
Lauren Chapple poses for a portrait at the Memorial Union. Chapple is the outgoing president of the UND Black Student Association. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Diversity check: Campus leaders wait to see how inclusion plans develop
May 22, 2017 - 7:00am
May 19, 2017
Dick Anderson, project supervisor, with C.L. Linfoot, takes a look at  ductwork in the Winship Elementary School that is part of a heating system at the school that has broken down and cannot be repaired. Cole Seeger, left, and Jeremiah Johnson review drawings of the system during the inspection Wednesday. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
School work: District looks at needs as buildings age
May 19, 2017 - 10:54pm
May 15, 2017
Higher ed grant program funded after all
May 15, 2017 - 6:00am
May 12, 2017
Casey Nelson, (from left to right), Amin Alessa, Ayat Hayawi and Maynard Werre watch bikes roll in as they learn they will get to use the bikes in next year's physical education class at Winship Elementary School in Grand Forks on Friday, May 12, 2017. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Happy wheels: Organizations help bring fleet of bikes to Winship Elementary
May 12, 2017 - 6:12pm
May 9, 2017
Ethan Johnson, a sixth-grader at South Middle School in Grand Forks, balances a fidget spinner on his nose as he demonstrates different tricks Monday. The spinners, known to help students burn nervous energy and stay focused, have become wildly popular in the past month. Some say they have the opposite effect, causing some schools to ban them. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
A different spin: Fidget toys help students stay focused
May 9, 2017 - 7:15pm
May 3, 2017
Northland Community to host open house tonight for new manufacturing program
May 3, 2017 - 1:44pm
April 29, 2017
L.E. Berger Pool at 631 4th Ave E. in West Fargo.David Samson / The Forum
Mysterious bites reported at West Fargo elementary school
April 29, 2017 - 9:18am
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