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Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
Bags of love: Jamestown boy in third year of his own food drive
First graduates emerge from Minnesota's 'hybrid' law school
Still a big deal: Black Friday still has large impact on brick and mortar stores, local economy, sources say
Boyfriend’s grandma accused of harboring runaway after missing 13-year-old girl found in West Fargo
crime and courts
Holiday-themed entertainment bountiful this weekend
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
UPDATE: Vikings seize control of NFC North with 30-23 victory over Lions
Jeffrey Clayton Carlson
Avis V. Osland
Gerald "Jerry" Christensen
Anna Mae Hansel
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Landscape will dictate future of North Dakota deer numbers
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Letter: For many reasons, thank God for ND
Letter: For one hour, all seemed right in world
Letter: UND recognizes veterans, military at Betty
Garrison Keillor: Be happy, it's Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving: One of the most sacred institutions
Five Generations of Dziengels
November 22, 2017
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
A North Dakota higher education leader fired earlier this fall is now calling for an investigation of alleged discriminatory practices in the...
November 22, 2017 - 7:23pm
Report shows improved climate in North Dakota University System office
GRAND FORKS — A recent survey of North Dakota University System employees suggests office climate has improved from the contentious mood...
November 22, 2017 - 8:15am
November 21, 2017
Report shows improved climate in University System office
A recent survey of North Dakota University System employees suggests office climate has improved from the contentious mood captured in a 2016...
November 21, 2017 - 8:09pm
October 17, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Higher ed board plays defense
Leaders of the Board of Higher Education were remarkably defensive last week, even for a group that has been so often under siege. The evidence appeared in a single issue of the Grand Forks Herald, in a front-page story and in a letter to the editor, both printed on Oct. 12. The...
October 17, 2017 - 6:20am
October 12, 2017
Viewpoint: Looking forward to NDUS chancellor's continued service
By Kathy Neset and Don Morton In recent weeks, much has been discussed regarding the State Board of Higher Education, Chancellor Mark Hagerott,...
October 12, 2017 - 7:49am
October 11, 2017
Higher ed board could reduce in-person meetings
The governing body of North Dakota's public university system could be reducing its monthly in-person meeting schedule to a quarterly arrangement—a...
October 11, 2017 - 8:02pm
October 4, 2017
Letter: Determine collaborative plan for SBHE removal
To the editor, Columnist Rob Port published a piece stating "the university system has too little accountability to our elected leaders." Port states that "university presidents answer to the chancellor, and the chancellor answers to the State Board of Higher Education (SBHE), and...
October 4, 2017 - 8:20am
September 26, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Trouble bubbles up in higher ed
Looking over North Dakota's higher education landscape, it's hard not to be reminded of Yellowstone National Park, with bubbling mud pots all...
September 26, 2017 - 8:00am
September 25, 2017
Hagerott requests investigation of alleged political pressure, "defamatory" campaign
BISMARCK—North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott has called for a formal investigation of what he describes as a political...
September 25, 2017 - 3:32pm
September 21, 2017
Port: 2016 report alleges inappropriate language, gender bias from NDUS chancellor
Until last week Lisa Feldner was a vice chancellor in the North Dakota University System, but Chancellor Mark Hagerott fired her. Allegedly for...
September 21, 2017 - 8:16am
July 10, 2017
Port: The time is right for a debate about closing some of North Dakota's universities
Governor Doug Burgum is hinting at it. He told the Grand Forks Herald back in May that, when it comes to the state’s public institutions, some...
July 10, 2017 - 5:23pm
June 27, 2017
North Dakota could do with fewer colleges, administrators, Bismarck legislator says
State Rep. Rick Becker, R-Bismarck, told the State Board of Higher Education Tuesday that the state could probably do with fewer campuses. Becker...
June 27, 2017 - 3:48pm
June 16, 2017
'Shameless advocate' Hagerott navigates future of N.D. university system
The North Dakota University System is in transition, but the rhythm of the messages around that depends on who you're listening to.
June 16, 2017 - 8:20pm
June 15, 2017
UND, higher ed employees lose annual raises in tight state budget
A hold on annual North Dakota state employee pay raises means workers at UND and other state schools won't be seeing their usual salary increase,...
June 15, 2017 - 7:27pm
May 24, 2017
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Hamid Shirvani is at it again. And that’s not a good thing, for Shirvani or his employer. You remember ol’ Ham. He made his mark on the North...
May 24, 2017 - 4:50pm