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Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees
Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet
Peterson: F-M diversion dam likely will be closer to metro area, require upstream and downstream water storage
crime and courts
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's disease, will retire from touring
ND Country music festival could draw 10,000
Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Eatbeat: Branch out with shrimp scampi
A boy's basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.
'It’s a whole new way of seeing’: N.D. man set to receive bionic eye
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
Green Wave cash in at the line in win over TRF
Minnesota Duluth falls by a goal at Minnesota State-Mankato
Twins Winter Caravan makes its Bemidji stop
Northwestern rallies to hand Gophers another home loss
Tuesday local scoreboard
Lori Dawn (Kaml) Aaser
Bobby G. "Bob" Noblin
Tangled bucks, one with severed head, make waves on social media
Rydell hunt meeting rescheduled for Jan. 31
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Commentary: Heitkamp's antics were unhelpful to finding a shutdown resolution
Commentary: Is Governor Doug Burgum all vision and no policy?
Best of community journalism distinguishes Andrist's legacy
Extension goal: Elevate visibility of programs
Mike Jacobs: Burgum offers vision and voice
December 31, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Family of 9-year-old boy who lives with epilepsy come together as one
Standing near an open kitchen cupboard, Ryan Erickson, 9, pointed to an upper shelf, asking for a Pop-Tart. It's a simple act most parents would...
December 31, 2015 - 6:30am
December 30, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Grand Forks woman noted for her kindness, community service
When Ashley Rae Klinger of Grand Forks recently married, she requested guests donate to her cancer nonprofit Cope Well Foundation in lieu of...
December 30, 2015 - 6:00am
December 28, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Faithful volunteer
STEPHEN, Minn.—When the bells of St. Stephen Catholic Church stop ringing, as they do on occasion, Gary Anderson climbs two ladders to...
December 28, 2015 - 10:00pm
HOMETOWN HEROES: In recovery
When Nate Espinoza received a letter from the Grand Forks Police Department recently, he assumed it was related to a previous offense. His assumption...
December 28, 2015 - 12:01am
December 27, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: 'Warm, fuzzy hug for Christmas'
Leigh Olson keeps a plaque on her desk at Grand Forks Central High School that reads, "One small positive thought in the morning can change you...
December 27, 2015 - 10:15pm
December 26, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Boxing coach helps area youth through volunteerism, foster care
Every winter for the past 25 years, Eddie Obregon has spent his Monday, Wednesday and Thursday nights doing the same thing. Obregon runs the...
December 26, 2015 - 12:01am
December 25, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Delivering faith through purpose
David Sundine found Christ at the University of Wisconsin in the early 1970s, and the Air Force veteran has kept the faith close ever since—through...
December 25, 2015 - 6:00am
December 24, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Grafton local trumpets for veteran funerals
GRAFTON, N.D.—Peggy Dahl believes people would be inspired to serve in their communities if they knew about John Maxwell. He's reluctant to...
December 24, 2015 - 6:15am
December 23, 2015
HOMETOWN HEROES: Couple drives community support for soldiers, vets
GENTILLY, Minn.—Bill and Jamie Cassavant spent Tuesday at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Fargo, where they assembled bags...
December 23, 2015 - 6:00am
November 6, 2015
Hometown Heroes: Submit your nominations!
As the holiday season returns, the Herald is looking for the Hometown Heroes who make their communities better and improve the lives of those...
November 6, 2015 - 4:15pm
December 29, 2014
HOMETOWN HEROES: Cavalier, N.D., woman driven to help those in need
It seems Revel Sapa doesn't know when or how to stop helping others. Just ask John Bergman, a Hoople, N.D., resident who had a liver transplant...
December 29, 2014 - 10:53pm
Driven to help
It seems Revel Sapa doesn't know when or how to stop helping others. Just ask John Bergman, a Hoople, N.D., resident who had a liver transplant eight years ago. He said it was Sapa, a Cavalier, N.D., woman who works with Options Resource Center for Independent Living, who helped...
December 29, 2014 - 7:07pm
December 28, 2014
HOMETOWN HEROES: Crookston’s Mercy Peterson, 78, has a passion for volunteering
When Mercy Peterson milled around a kitchen at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Crookston preparing for a dinner earlier this month, it was...
December 28, 2014 - 9:11pm
December 27, 2014
HOMETOWN HEROES: Volunteering with the Volds
Harold Vold retired from a long career as a Lutheran pastor in 1993, but he and his wife Eunice haven't slowed down since. Among their various...
December 27, 2014 - 12:01pm
December 26, 2014
Hometown Hero: Volunteer performs good deeds big and small
Wes Rogers prefers to be seen as just another volunteer. But to friends and associates, he stands out as a person who gives selflessly without...
December 26, 2014 - 7:43pm