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Central Minn. officer shot with arrow in standoff
China retaliates with tariffs on $60 billion in US imports after Trump's latest move in trade war
Victims of abuse by Pennsylvania priests file class-action lawsuit
Polk County home destroyed by fire
In a Florence flood, she tried to hold onto her baby. But the water ripped him away.
crime and courts
Children's book tackles racism in age of Colin Kaepernick
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
Mother of slain journalist James Foley says filmmaker took their story
Nazis stole a Jewish man's century-old Renoir painting in 1941. Now it's been returned to his only living heir.
Grand Forks native Ed O'Keefe receives Primetime Emmy for Anthony Bourdain spinoff
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone loves a parade
American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
I turned sandwich crusts and my 5-year-old's other food rejects into new favorites
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Trubisky guides Bears past Seahawks
EDC girls golf: Red River finishes 2nd, Central in 8th
UND football gets a big confidence boost with win against Sam Houston State
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard: Riders finish second
Lisa D. Alford
Edward "Ed" Spitzer
Margaret "Peggy" Irmen
Russell A. Weber
Melva H. Boreen
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
North Dakota's Youth Pheasant Weekend set for Sept. 29-30
Governor proclaims Sept. 22 as Hunting and Fishing Day in North Dakota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
Waterfowl preview: Duck numbers look good in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota despite dry conditions
Mike Jacobs: ND's Senate race far from over
The Forum: Create brighter future for UND, NDSU
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Letter: Provost has done heavy lifting for UND
Commentary: Kilbourne Group and R.D. Offutt Co. did the right thing
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June 3, 2018
Three more cases for body cameras
Herald editorial board Three recent police videos provide three case studies of how police body cameras add clarity and truth to the stories of those involved.
June 3, 2018 - 6:44am
May 23, 2018
Our view: The problem is racism, not loitering
When a Philadelphia Starbucks manager saw two black men lingering in a booth earlier this spring, she called 911. It possibly was racially motivated...
May 23, 2018 - 6:34am
April 22, 2018
Burgum: Celebrate downtown investors
Doug Burgum didn't come to the Herald Thursday specifically to speak about downtowns, public projects and special assessments, but North Dakota's...
April 22, 2018 - 7:10am
April 18, 2018
Our view: Drum beat on tax reform will continue
New polling shows that more Americans say Republicans are better equipped than Democrats to handle the economy. A recent NBC News/Wall Street...
April 18, 2018 - 7:41am
April 8, 2018
Chamber is right: It's an opportune time
Dollars don't fall from the sky. Nor do they grow on trees. That's why we agree with the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, which seeks to take advantage of a unique windfall to benefit Minnesota residents, Minnesota businesses and Minnesota's efforts at economic development.
April 8, 2018 - 6:13am
April 4, 2018
Our view: Standing beside UND newspaper over joke story
Herald editorial board In the spring of 1985, Sports Illustrated published a long, in-depth story about a pitcher named Sidd Finch, who "may...
April 4, 2018 - 8:08am
March 29, 2018
Our view: Commemorate veterans; make a nomination
Herald editorial board The work being done to bring Veterans Memorial Park to the south end of Grand Forks has taken a personal turn, and considering...
March 29, 2018 - 7:18am
March 28, 2018
Our view: Wentz, NFL drop ball on fan behavior
Herald editorial board According to reports from Forum News Service, the NFL is investigating the behavior of unruly fans in Philadelphia before,...
March 28, 2018 - 7:53am
March 27, 2018
Our view: Good to see Minnesota push for safer roads
Change is afoot on Minnesota's roads, as lawmakers rightly consider cracking down on distracted driving. The state House Public Safety and Security...
March 27, 2018 - 6:52am
March 22, 2018
Our view: ND court shouldn't let vetoes stand
A controversy has erupted between the state Legislature and Gov. Doug Burgum, and it now is being considered by the Supreme Court. At stake is...
March 22, 2018 - 7:08am
March 21, 2018
Our view: Expand football playoffs; UMBC shows us why
Herald editorial board There is only one reason — money — the top division of NCAA football does not have a true playoff system....
March 21, 2018 - 6:38am
March 20, 2018
Our view: Biden doesn't give any hints during speech
Joe Biden for president? He hasn't said he will run in 2020, but he also hasn't said he won't. And if he does, his announcement could be a boost...
March 20, 2018 - 7:27am
March 18, 2018
Our view: A clear path forward for Democrats
Herald editorial board Question: How can Democrats rally in the state in 2018 and nationally in 2020? Answer: Campaign like Donald Trump. When Trump began his presidential campaign in 2015, few gave him any chance at a victory. But he rallied and claimed his spot in history by crossing...
March 18, 2018 - 9:37am
March 13, 2018
Our view: Minnesota, close this legal loophole
Minnesota state law regarding teacher-student conduct has a great loophole — an alarmingly large one that must be closed. Fortunately,...
March 13, 2018 - 10:09am
March 12, 2018
Our view: Minnesota company defies odds, impacts region
How many businesses have their own visitor center and museum? Not many, we figure, but the ones that do probably deserve it.
March 12, 2018 - 4:08pm