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Highlights from the North Dakota Dem-NPL policy platform
Highlights from the North Dakota Dem-NPL policy platform
Democrats charmed by 'down to earth' Biden at state convention
Car crashes into Grand Forks business
Democrats endorse Schneider for US House race
crime and courts
Little Big Town brings big sound to the Ralph
ArtWise show opens next week at Alerus
CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing '60 Minutes' interview with Stormy Daniels
Publicist for Matt Damon squashes rumor saying he was moving to Australia because of Trump
'American Idol' contestant was 'uncomfortable,' but says Katy Perry's kiss wasn't harassment
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Marilyn Hagerty: Do you fancy yourself a pencil?
Down to the wire again; Hillsboro-CV wins another state B title
Saturday's local scoreboard
UMD survives: Bulldogs lose to North Dakota, barely advance to NCAAs
Miguel Ibarra's start bodes well for next opportunity with Minnesota United
Wild get past cellar-dwelling Coyotes
Ronald D. Hegg
Frederick George Giese
Gerald A. "Turk" Devine
Jean L. Skaro
Marjorie McLean Kruger
OUTDOOR REPORT: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Doug Leier: Questions—and answers—on Game and Fish Department's move to online-only licensing
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
VIDEO: A kids' fishing story — as told by a kid
Jarod Lund northern pike
McFeely: N.D. Dems seeing new faces, new energy
Commentary: Democrat insider: State party engaged in “backstabbing and double dealing” with some candidates
Letter: People still have right to propose laws
Letter: Board failed in its planning process
Letter: Thoughts on what I read in the Herald
March 16, 2018
Our view: Don't close the windows to government
Herald editorial board A few years ago, a small-town newspaper upset a lawmaker when his weekly column didn't appear in print. The newspaper...
March 16, 2018 - 7:42am
March 15, 2018
Opinion: George Sinner's optimism and faith distinguished his life of public service
George A. Sinner's two terms as North Dakota's governor spanned years that were the most difficult for the state since the Great Depression of...
March 15, 2018 - 9:40am
Our view: Kennedy still president at UND; accept it
Herald editorial board So UND President Mark Kennedy didn't get the job as president of the University of Central Florida. Although Kennedy...
March 15, 2018 - 7:02am
March 14, 2018
Our view: Rise of fake video requires action
Not yet fully terrified of the internet and associated technologies that allow devious people to create false or outright fake claims? Then consider...
March 14, 2018 - 7:48am
COMMENTARY: With convention looming, North Dakota Democrats are still short candidates
MINOT, N.D. — North Dakota's Democrats have an unusually strong slate of candidates for federal office this cycle. Senator Heidi Heitkamp,...
March 14, 2018 - 7:15am
March 13, 2018
Our view: Minnesota, close this legal loophole
Minnesota state law regarding teacher-student conduct has a great loophole — an alarmingly large one that must be closed. Fortunately,...
March 13, 2018 - 10:09am
Their view: A painful truth about opioids
Opioid overdoses, both fatal and nonfatal, increased 30 percent from July 2016 through September 2017 in 52 areas in 45 states,according to the latest review of emergency-room admissions data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, published Tuesday. On the same day, the...
March 13, 2018 - 10:00am
March 12, 2018
Our view: Minnesota company defies odds, impacts region
How many businesses have their own visitor center and museum? Not many, we figure, but the ones that do probably deserve it.
March 12, 2018 - 4:08pm
Commentary: Next big drug problem lurks on the horizon
Imagine it were possible to return to the time before opioid use soared in the U.S.—to the early 1990s, before so many doctors came to...
March 12, 2018 - 7:08am
March 11, 2018
Commentary: Legacy Fund loan idea is promising -- but should go further
The North Dakota Legacy Fund is fed by a portion of the state's share of petroleum revenues. The fund, which started collecting deposits in 2011, now has a balance of more than $4.2 billion and the cash is pouring in lately at the rate of between $42 million and $45 million a month....
March 11, 2018 - 7:00am
March 10, 2018
Keep politics away from climate change
Bloomberg As the North Pole warms to above-freezing temperatures in mid-winter, ice sheets melt and sea levels surge, the Washington state legislature has abandoned, for now, its plan to tax carbon dioxide emissions. The news is especially discouraging because Washington is the only...
March 10, 2018 - 7:55am
March 8, 2018
Our view: Experiential tourism best way forward
Herald editorial board To tell the truth, we don't even want to talk about the following subject for fear of giving free publicity to a plan in Fargo that could hurt Grand Forks. Yes, the Herald is owned by a Fargo company, but it doesn't mean we want people shopping down there. But,...
March 8, 2018 - 7:05am
March 7, 2018
Our view: For N.D., credit where credit is due
Herald editorial board Now here's some news we can all get behind: North Dakota, Minnesota and South Dakota all rank among the best places for quality of life, according to a recently released study by U.S. News & World Report. Among the chief factors considered when determining the...
March 7, 2018 - 7:00am
March 4, 2018
Our view: A surprise guest in GF?
Herald editorial board When North Dakota Republicans gather next month in Grand Forks for the state convention, will a certain high-ranking member of the Republican Party unexpectedly show up? We aren't ruling it out. The state convention is scheduled for April 6-8 at the Alerus Center....
March 4, 2018 - 7:36am
March 1, 2018
Our view: Big ideas forming in Devils Lake
Herald editorial board Anyone interested in witnessing impactful economic development ideas in a medium-sized town should visit Devils Lake....
March 1, 2018 - 7:03am