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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge
Twins emphasis on nutrition goes down to farm club level
Minnesota teacher's lawsuit over high school assault dismissed
Minnesota man found guilty in attempt to kill his ex-wife at work
UPDATE: Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
Live music for all tastes coming up this weekend
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Marilyn Hagerty: Graduation parties mark time of moving on
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
What happens when you're laid off while pregnant?
One more racing honor
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Theodore C. Jorde
Margaret "Maggie" Johanson
Fishing report: Cool, windy weather makes for tougher fishing in many areas
Boathouse on the Red opens for the season Saturday
Watch: Narcisse snake dens make for a slithery spectacle
Dick Hatt walleye
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS: DOUG LEIER/ North Dakota's prairie wetlands also benefit shorebird species
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum and the Land Board need to get in control of their bureaucrats
Four Generations of the
February 1, 2017
UND researchers study long-term symptoms of tick-borne illness
Long hikes through the Upper Midwest are an excellent way to take in the landscape. They're also a pretty good way to pick up ticks. The small...
February 1, 2017 - 7:56pm
June 8, 2016
BOOK NOTES: "Queen of Spies," "Bite Me," "True Crime Addict"
Grand Forks Public Library "Queen of Spies" by Paddy Hayes. The author recounts the fascinating story of the evolution of the British Secret...
June 8, 2016 - 9:47pm
March 5, 2016
Benefit aims to help Grandin, N.D., family battling Lyme disease
GRANDIN, N.D. -- Liz Thorsrud has not felt well for most of her life and now she's afraid that what has been ailing her has spread to her...
March 5, 2016 - 11:00am
February 9, 2016
North Dakota, Minnesota researchers among discoverers of new bacteria that causes Lyme disease
ATLANTA - Researchers have discovered a new bacteria that causes Lyme disease in humans, a U.S. health agency said Monday. The Centers for Disease...
February 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 31, 2015
ASK THE DNR: How can I prevent tick bites?
Q. I'm going camping over Memorial Day weekend, and I want to avoid exposure to Lyme disease. How can I prevent tick bites? A. Lyme disease-carrying deer ticks are most active from mid-May through mid-July, so it's important to take precautions when enjoying the outdoors. High-risk...
May 31, 2015 - 7:30am
May 10, 2015
Worth a Look: Tick tips
A friend fishing the other night at Turtle River State Park west of Grand Forks sent a text to say he pulled four ticks off himself upon his...
May 10, 2015 - 6:30am
April 13, 2015
Tiny terrors: Deer tick bites can lead to Lyme disease
Valerie Cran Dahl of Salol, Minn., has been living with Lyme disease for nearly 30 years, she says. In the summer of 1985, when she was 14,...
April 13, 2015 - 6:00am
April 3, 2015
SHARE YOUR STORY: Living with Lyme disease
Have you ever been diagnosed with Lyme disease? If you're willing to discuss your diagnosis and experience with the disease, the Herald wants to hear from you. Please send an email, including your name and hometown, to email@example.com and we may include your comments in an...
April 3, 2015 - 11:36am
July 16, 2013
Debate over treatment for Lyme disease continues
Leslie Johnson struggles with migraines and memory issues. Her joints ache and she's suffered problems with her heart, bowels and eyes. Ailments that had plagued her since college intensified in 2005 following the birth of her second child. Johnson's mother, who at the time had recently...
July 16, 2013 - 8:50pm
January 21, 2012
Warmer winters bring tick-infested springs
If this exceptionally warm winter passes without an extended hard freeze, spring could bring an explosion of black-legged ticks, those tiny pests that transmit Lyme disease. That promises trouble for outdoors-loving Minnesotans already being diagnosed in record numbers with tick-borne...
January 21, 2012 - 2:07pm
May 8, 2010
Undiagnosed and suffering
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. -- Elizabeth Fadling was only 5, but she remembers when she got bitten by a deer tick while visiting relatives in Pennsylvania...
May 8, 2010 - 12:01am
April 27, 2010
Trouble from a tiny tick
Health experts are urging people who spend time outdoors to be on the lookout for disease-causing deer ticks this spring. Formally known as...
April 27, 2010 - 8:39pm
April 24, 2010
Pesky bloodsuckers are a tick-ing time bomb outdoors
WILLMAR, Minn. -- The early start of spring this year might be welcome, but along with it comes a less welcome annual visitor: ticks. Several local sightings have already been reported of deer ticks, which can transmit Lyme disease, and the more common dog tick, or wood tick. "It...
April 24, 2010 - 11:15pm
April 1, 2010
Report says climate change could increase spread of nasty pests
DULUTH -- Nasty species such as deer ticks and poison ivy may proliferate inside their current range and spread into new areas as carbon dioxide levels increase and climate change continues into the future. That's the finding of a new report released Thursday by the National Wildlife...
April 1, 2010 - 11:20pm
March 4, 2010
Fargo Film Festival continues tonight with 'Under Our Skin'
The award-winning documentary "Under Our Skin," a movie about chronic Lyme disease, will be shown at 7 tonight in the Fargo Theatre as part of...
March 4, 2010 - 12:28am