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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Rain before harvest: Soggy, slow-moving storm over weekend hampers farmers in SD
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Lynx rally after awful start but lose 85-84 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Twins power past terrible Tigers
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
Kolpack: University of South Dakota's financial investment in football already paying off
Margery "Marge" Claessens
Nannette "Nan" Cicha
James (Jimmy) Foss
Marian G. McWalter
Lois E. Peterson
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
New resident: Happy to be in Grand Forks
Friends mourn Wyoming men killed in Saturday plane crash near Thief River Falls
September 23, 2017
New resident: Happy to be in Grand Forks
To the editor, It is always exciting to move to a new city. In my case, it is even more exciting to move to a new state. And that is what I did. I moved from St Cloud, Minn. I lived there for 16 years. I moved to Grand Forks with the rest of my family—five kids and my wife....
September 23, 2017 - 9:05am
Letter: Enough with all of the tax increases
To the editor, Here we go again another increase in property taxes, utilities going up and soon a vote on a sales tax increase. As for my vote on a sales tax increase I will take a line from my President Trump: "Not gonna happen folks, not gonna happen." It's not getting my vote....
September 23, 2017 - 8:06am
Letter: Counties anticipate tax challenges
By Mark Johnson It's that time of year, when the words "property taxes" are a big topic of conversation. It's that time when your local governments...
September 23, 2017 - 8:04am
Letter: Buffet's tax plan is a better idea
To the editor, President Trump issued a one-page tax reform plan in April. One of Trump's reforms is to lower corporate taxes, making American companies more competitive overseas. Perhaps that's a good idea, but billionaire Warren Buffett may have a better one. Buffett would replace...
September 23, 2017 - 7:04am
September 20, 2017
Letter: Herald, be careful what you wish for
To the editor, Regarding the Herald's Sept. 16 editorial ("How about North Dakota, Amazon?"): Be careful what you wish for.
September 20, 2017 - 8:53am
Letter: Another 46 vets get to see Washington
To the editor, The response to the recent honor flight benefit was tremendous—we will now be able to send 46 veterans on the next honor flight to Washington D.C. We really appreciate the great response. Don Roberts Grand Forks
September 20, 2017 - 6:52am
September 19, 2017
Letters: Tax dollars shouldn't be used against workers
To the editor, On Wednesday, the state of North Dakota is helping sponsor the Governor's Workforce Development and HR Conference in Fargo. Normally,...
September 19, 2017 - 8:11am
Letter: Policy on polling places isn't right
I appreciate Mr. Ron Franz's recent letter to the editor ("With election, City Council falls short"). Mr. Franz's explanation allowed me to understand...
September 19, 2017 - 8:08am
September 16, 2017
Letter: A woman's perspective helps in politics
To the editor, Who would have thought that President Trump might be a unifier, working with people from across the aisle on issues neither side can effectively resolve by itself? He did just that, meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, minority leaders of the House and Senate,...
September 16, 2017 - 9:07am
September 15, 2017
Letter: Strong leadership needed in America
To the editor, I have this eerie feeling that the nation is decapitated and is running on automatic. But, children get up in the morning, go...
September 15, 2017 - 8:27am
September 14, 2017
Letter: Continue fight for Ray Richards Golf Course
Unlike the weeds and grasses clinging to life, I don't plan on wilting away with the first frost when it comes to the fate of Ray Richards Golf...
September 14, 2017 - 7:36am
Steve Gander: Working to fight poverty locally
A recent American president said, "The most terrifying words in the English language are: 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help.' " Why...
September 14, 2017 - 7:30am
September 13, 2017
Letter: With election, City Council falls short
To the editor, On Tuesday, Sept. 5, the City Council of Grand Forks voted 6-0 to establish the Alerus Center as the sole polling place for the...
September 13, 2017 - 8:33am
September 11, 2017
Letter: President Kennedy, please support DACA
To the editor, The Trump administration recently announced its plan to repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. As students...
September 11, 2017 - 8:25am
September 9, 2017
Letter: Does Heitkamp represent you?
To the editor, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp supports Obamacare wholeheartedly, which can be seen by the way she votes to stop its repeal and keep the program as is. Obamacare has already resulted in much higher insurance premiums and much higher deductibles. How much has both of yours changed...
September 9, 2017 - 8:10am