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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
'We must speak': MLK Day event shares vitality of King's legacy
Breast-feeding advocates: Chick-fil-A flap exposes inadequacies of ND law
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
crime and courts
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
Mark Wahlberg to donate $1.5 million salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Zac Brown Band coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis
Jamestown library plans Louis L'Amour display
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
Jessie Veeder: How to define a good life
Roth finds scoring touch in UMD's sweep of Colorado College
Monday's local scoreboard
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Minnesota erupts in OT to win at Penn State
Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch
Esther Mae Egeland Doble
Irene A. Elshaug
Outdoors Notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish to offer 502 nonresident archery tags
A stringer of success: Longtime Devils Lake fishing tourney organizer will reel in 34th year
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Siskins may be plain birds, but they're never dull
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Letter: Westward expansion needs more research
Letter: Not everyone finds a partner in Zinke
Lloyd Omdahl : Will medical pot go up in smoke?
Letter: Still disappointed by course closure
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January 2, 2018
Their view: Dakota Access Pipeline good for economy
A key reason for the resurgence of North Dakota's Oil Patch is 1,172 miles long and 30 inches in diameter. The Dakota Access Pipeline, thoroughly vilified by protestors, has been capable of carrying 470,000 barrels of Bakken crude oil daily since the $3.78 billion pipeline started...
January 2, 2018 - 1:23pm
November 15, 2017
Herald’s downtown building to go up for sale
The parent company of the Grand Forks Herald plans to sell the daily publication's building, but it’s unclear if the newspaper's employees...
November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
March 26, 2017
SD forum planned this week on protecting Arab, Muslim, Sikh, and South Asian communities
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- South Dakota’ s U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler has announced a forum on protecting Arab, Muslim, Sikh, and South Asian communities...
March 26, 2017 - 3:33pm
February 9, 2017
Forum editorial page editor Jack Zaleski retiring
FARGO—Jack Zaleski, The Forum's longtime editorial page editor, retires Friday, Feb. 10, after three decades of writing commentaries on issues...
February 9, 2017 - 12:02pm
Free forum to be held Tuesday discussing fentanyl in Grand Forks
A forum Tuesday evening discussing fentanyl in Grand Forks is free and open to the public. "Deadly Dose: The Realities of Fentanyl and Drug Overdose in Our Community" will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Empire Arts Center. It will include a locally produced documentary "Faded," which...
May 9, 2016 - 4:30pm
April 20, 2016
UND community criticizes, questions budget cuts at forum
Emotions ran high Wednesday at a public forum regarding UND budget cuts. Some people teared up when professor Michael Gallo talked about how...
April 20, 2016 - 7:32pm
April 13, 2016
Forum artist pens comic on car-flipping incident after UND hockey win
Latest sports cartoon from Forum illustrator Troy Becker.
April 13, 2016 - 1:30pm
April 12, 2016
Forum reporter named media specialist for North Dakota High School Activities Association
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Forum sports reporter, Tom Mix, has been named media specialist for the North Dakota High School Activities Association. Mix will join the NDHSAA staff in May and will coordinate information platforms and media coverage of events. Mix has written for The Forum...
April 12, 2016 - 3:09pm
March 8, 2016
Using emojis can increase understanding in communication
FARGO—A surprised face smiley, blushing smiley, baby emoji and heart-eye emoji stared at me. It was a pregnancy announcement from one of my...
March 8, 2016 - 3:51pm
January 21, 2016
THEIR VIEW: Old UND nickname fans get clear message from Schafer
If the unreconstructed fans of the retired University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux nickname still don’t get it, they should pay attention...
January 21, 2016 - 11:21am
December 3, 2015
Pickled Herring Challenge: Herald staff eats Scandinavian delicacy, challenges other media outlets to do the same
With the holiday season in full swing, the Grand Forks Herald launched its second Holiday Eating Challenge, this time challenging staff from...
December 3, 2015 - 8:48pm
September 8, 2015
Forum's Jack Zaleski to get roasted by Pomeroy, Wrigley
FARGO -- As editorial page editor for The Forum, Jack Zaleski is used to making people squirm. But a few old friends are about to have some fun...
September 8, 2015 - 6:35am
September 1, 2015
THEIR VIEW: Bashing NCAA is dumb of those who 'cling desperately' to UND's old nickname
Those who cling desperately and foolishly to the University of North Dakota’s retired Fighting Sioux name and logo have taken to blaming the...
September 1, 2015 - 10:13am
July 15, 2015
Newspapers to hold U.S. Republican presidential forum before first debate
Three newspapers will hold a forum for U.S. Republican presidential candidates before the first official debate, saying they disagreed with the decision to restrict that event to the top 10 candidates, the New Hampshire Union Leader and two other papers said on Wednesday.
July 15, 2015 - 6:00pm
May 4, 2015
'Get over it,' Forum editorial tells fans of old UND nickname
UND fans still don’t get it. LEAFY SPURGE: To the unreconstructed University of North Dakota fans who say without shame regarding the discredited and retired “Sioux” logo and nickname, “We will never give it up!” That’s akin to saying “Racism,” we will never give...
May 4, 2015 - 11:05am