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Nearly half of ND motor vehicle fatalities involve alcohol, study says
Trump administration presses court to allow military to restrict transgender troops
Two facing charges after one-vehicle crash in Grand Forks
A new media landscape awaits 2020 hopefuls
'Appalling' video of police pulling a 1-year-old from his mother's arms at a welfare office prompts an investigation
crime and courts
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
Alerus Center to host free 'Frozen' drive-in movie screening
'Avengers: Endgame' trailer shows Marvel's tactic of linking films
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old Baxter woman raises awareness about endometriosis
A blood clot formed in the exact shape of a man's lung passage - then he coughed it up
An artist suffered mysterious symptoms for years. Then she realized her sculpture was poisoning her.
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
T.J. Oshie 'hoping' to play Tuesday after missing 11 games due to concussion
Another rivalry game: Bison host Jackrabbits to settle who will go to Frisco
Bears shut down Rams, close in on NFC North title
MEN'S BASKETBALL: UND pulls away from Milwaukee down the stretch to win 83-72
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Iowa State races past UND 87-35
Deloris A. "Toots" Rogers
John D. Carpenter
Theodore "Ted" Miller
Paul S. Prout
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New DNR conservation officers go to work, N.D. Coyote Catalog now available etc.
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Blue jay habits create blue jay habitat
Gear and gizmos: Here's a look at some of what's new as ice fishing hits high gear
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Port: Burgum’s proposed pension bailout must be tied to real reforms
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
Gov. Burgum explains brighter budget
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July 14, 2018
Letter: Writer was wrong to demean all media
To the editor, I'm glad letter-writer Bob Legg had a good vacation drive through several states recently, during which he and his wife "experienced...
July 14, 2018 - 7:24am
June 24, 2018
Overnight culture shock: 1968 changed America forever
All within one year a half-century ago, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and presidential hopeful Robert Kennedy were assassinated....
June 24, 2018 - 8:23am
May 15, 2017
Letter: During flood fight, refugees pitched in
Having covered the Flood of '97 and its aftermath for the Star Tribune (during my 20-year "leave" from the Herald), I've enjoyed the good work...
May 15, 2017 - 6:10am
April 7, 2017
Letter: Women's hockey offers much to UND, community
The decision to cut the women's hockey team at UND saddened me. I understand the university is being forced to make some hard decisions. I understand...
April 7, 2017 - 6:15am
December 25, 2016
UND communication studies granted department status
The UND communication program is ending 2016 with a new organizational identity. The State Board of Higher Education approved a proposal from program leaders at its Dec. 14 meeting to reform the body of study as a university department. Timothy Pasch, associate professor and chair...
December 25, 2016 - 3:43pm
September 23, 2016
"We Are Grand Forks" documents everyday stories
A Mexican immigrant, the mother of a stillborn, a 17-year-old sprint car driver. The interviews and images that make up "We Are Grand Forks,"...
September 23, 2016 - 10:36pm
July 19, 2015
LETTER: Herald stories reported logo's meaning
In his recent letter concerning Ben Brien's creation of the last UND Fighting Sioux logo, Steve Molvig wrote, "Not once during all the years of fighting for the name did I see in print, on TV or in tribal arguments the following description of what Brien meant by his creation ("Logo...
July 19, 2015 - 4:45am
October 20, 2014
CHUCK HAGA: For your consideration: Stella Fritzell Elementary
I would have been fine with naming Grand Forks’ new elementary school after Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who defied the Taliban, survived...
October 20, 2014 - 5:15am
September 28, 2013
RYAN BAKKEN: Good luck, Chuck
Elsewhere in today's newspaper, Herald reporter Chuck Haga writes his farewell. Be sure to read it because his story provides the last piece...
September 28, 2013 - 11:00pm
CHUCK HAGA: Writer looks back on years of sharing others' lives through stories
One day many years ago, when I wrote a personal column in the Herald four times a week, friends and I had lunch at the Ness Café in Erskine,...
September 28, 2013 - 10:30pm
September 16, 2013
Chuck Haga to retire from Herald
Chuck Haga, a longtime writer and one-time columnist for the Herald, is retiring next month, his friend and Publisher Mike Jacobs has announced. He...
September 16, 2013 - 6:45pm
February 3, 2013
Herald's Haga wins Minnesota journalism award
Herald reporter Chuck Haga and Patrick Springer, a reporter with the Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, were honored with a prestigious Minnesota Newspaper...
February 3, 2013 - 5:00am
November 18, 2012
A storyteller's collection
Through 40-plus years in the newspaper business, I have been a collector of stories about collectors, fascinated by how and why they got started. Don Huntsinger had more than 2,400 beer cans in the basement of his Minneapolis home, including Old Dutch, Old German, Olde Pub, Gorilla,...
November 18, 2012 - 5:15am
November 29, 2009
IN THE MAIL: Happy to live in Hagaland once again
GRAND FORKS -- Well, one more thing we can be thankful for is that Chuck Haga is back in Grand Forks and back at the Herald. The Thanksgiving Day piece is vintage Haga and superbly beautiful ("Gathering and remembering at Thanksgiving," Page A1). Thanks, Chuck.
November 29, 2009 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
OBITUARY: Roger, you will be remembered
Few of you reading this newspaper today will remember Roger Plattes, a reporter and editor who labored at the Herald for nearly four decades, fairly anonymously in the latter years. He should be remembered. He brought wit and enthusiasm to the newsroom, set a standard for carping...
February 10, 2009 - 8:14pm