Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Ellison's ex-wife pleads to keep parts of divorce record secret, says there was no abuse in 25 years of marriage
Police: Man hits ND police officer with SUV, drives off
Sign up for the Minnesota, North Dakota 2018 election e-newsletter
Postal Service is the preferred shipper for drug dealers, report says
Drug overdose deaths increase slightly in ND to 76
crime and courts
Prairie Public adjusts to budget cuts, changing media landscape
Steve Martin, Martin Short coming to stateline amphitheater
North Dakota nature photographer Pat Gerlach dies
Story of North Dakota man who stripped naked in church holy water appears on 'Saturday Night Live'
UND Police partner with singer to hand out concert tickets
Woman who received 'dream home' during cancer treatment dies
Marilyn Hagerty: Snowbirds and Sacramento State
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry are expecting, says Kensington Palace
Running to inspire: North Dakota man logging 5K a day, for a year
Starting over is a lifestyle
Coaching changes appear to have helped next Bison foe Illinois State
NCHC PART 3: From nervous beginnings, the NCHC rises in prominence
Top Wild prospect Luke Kunin isn't coming back anytime soon
The questions facing Timberwolves this season
The perfect pregame speech, featuring Vikings QB Kirk Cousins
Lois (Remboldt) Schaffer
Richard W. Lieberg
Jean K. Walker
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Uncertainty continues to surround North Dakota's bighorn sheep population
Antlerless whitetail tags remain in 3 southwest North Dakota hunting units
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Joe Stauss Rainy River walleye
Minnesota youth deer season set for Thursday through Sunday
Commentary: Women say Heitkamp campaign identified them as sexual assault survivors without their permission
Mike Jacobs: Remarkable moment for higher ed
Letter: Sexual violence must remain unacceptable
Letter: Do people realize our kids are watching?
Commentary: Tribal governments should take some blame over the voter ID issue
Submit a Political Letter
Mary Ann Cieklinski
September 23, 2018
Dear daughters, from Mom
Dear daughters, While I type this, I'm sitting in the living room. Rosie, you're crawling around the floor, picking up things to put in your...
September 23, 2018 - 6:45am
September 9, 2018
The moon's name is Carlile
If you see my almost 3-year-old daughter bouncing around, following behind me at the grocery store or at an event, playing at the park or with...
September 9, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Unicorn stickers, kindness bring back good memories
FARGO — Can you remember what you got for your seventh birthday? How about your eighth? Ninth? Maybe there's one special present that stands...
September 7, 2018 - 10:46am
August 19, 2018
Problems within child care licensing persist in North Dakota, Minnesota
Audits of North Dakota's and Minnesota's day care systems raise red flags in child care licensing, with problems ranging from leaving children...
August 19, 2018 - 7:15am
August 11, 2018
At this camp for burned kids, hanging out with firefighters helps emotional scars fade
When Dana Csonka was 8 years old, a house fire left burn scars over 18 percent of her body, including her face, neck and arms. She recovered...
August 11, 2018 - 9:00am
Mother's cancer journey brings sweet Hope
FARGO — Like many parents, Merideth Sorenson and her husband, Troy, began thinking of names for their youngest child well before the due...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
July 29, 2018
Column: I'm not who I used to be, and I wouldn't have it any other way
There are things I used to be. I used to be more careless. I used to be flexible. I used to be able to say "yes" loud and clear without worrying...
July 29, 2018 - 7:22am
July 27, 2018
Retrain your brain to say 'yes' to kindness
I think 2 might be my favorite age. Not for my own kids, but for other people's kids. When my children were 2, I was caught up in diapers and...
July 27, 2018 - 7:38am
July 20, 2018
The dreaded diaper rash: A pediatrician's advice for preventing and treating an angry bottom
Your child will likely spend two to three years in diapers. Regardless of the type of diaper you choose, you can expect to battle at least a...
July 20, 2018 - 3:37pm
July 19, 2018
Bike camp aims to teach kids exercise, confidence
EAST GRAND FORKS, MN--By the end of the week, you might be seeing some new bikers take over sidewalks. This week, 25 kids are learning to...
July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm
July 14, 2018
AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
Off-target drift is a problem again this crop season. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with...
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
When my son started bringing home information about his sixth-grade graduation, I thought it was cute. There would be a ceremony and a class...
June 14, 2018 - 9:50am
March 27, 2018
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
MOORHEAD, Minn. — "Do you ever, you know, miss the life you had before you had children?" I could almost hear the question being whispered...
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
February 12, 2018
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
In my job teaching college English and creative writing, I hold individual conferences with my freshmen every semester, and this year's were a doozy: One young woman wanted me to help her with a criminal complaint; one young man sought advice on finding a neurologist; and another...
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am