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Grand Forks City Council votes to extend water agreement with nitrogen plant
What Duluth can learn from Indiana town regarding presidential visit
Trump to host mining, trade policy roundtable in Duluth
A man was crushed to death beneath his mother's coffin
Stanley Cup champion, former UND hockey star Shane Gersich gets bailed out by campus police
crime and courts
Whether rocked or stocked, 'sneakerhead' culture is alive
Scheduling delayed Josh Duhamel’s honorary UND degree
A native of Hallock, Minn., Duck Dynasty star 'Mountain Man' pays a visit to Red River Valley
How to get a clutter-free kitchen in 22 easy steps
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
Showy lady's slippers -- Minnesota's state flower -- are coming into bloom across northern Minnesota
Year's first human West Nile case found in North Dakota
Marilyn Hagerty: Fit for a queen
Eatbeat: All that's missing is more olives
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
For Twins' Rosario 2018 shaping up to be his year
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: England avoids draw as Kane delivers stunner in stoppage time
Barry Trotz steps down as head coach of Washington Capitals despite Stanley Cup win
Athletes disqualified from ND state track meet want to make sure other competitors don't suffer same fate
PGA, 3M announce seven-year deal for Twin Cities tour event
Mildred E. Busse
Jennifer Inslee Higgins
Ardis I. Mandt
Nelson L. Stave
John Jerome Hegg
Spring breeding duck numbers decline in North Dakota, Game and Fish Department survey shows
Conservation Reserve Program enrollment now open in North Dakota
Nancy Black walleye
Paul Sum walleye
Rich Lehn catfish
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Q&A: Should North Dakota tap the Legacy Fund?
Our view: Another try on Postal Reform Act
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
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June 10, 2018
Cass County considers joining opioid litigation
FARGO — Cass County is considering joining a growing number of counties, cities and states that have launched legal action against the...
June 10, 2018 - 3:16pm
June 1, 2018
Here's what happens to stacks of drugs after police seizures
MOORHEAD, Minn.—A steady stream of hefty drug seizures during traffic stops during the past nine months has been a bonanza for area law...
June 1, 2018 - 5:52pm
May 30, 2018
Minnesota sues over opioids
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Board of Pharmacy and Attorney General Lori Swanson have sued Arizona-based Insys Therapeutics, alleging it illegally...
May 30, 2018 - 11:53am
May 27, 2018
Unseen face of the opioid epidemic: Drug abuse among the elderly grows
WASHINGTON - The face of the nation's opioid epidemic increasingly is gray and wrinkled. But that face often is overlooked in a crisis that frequently...
May 27, 2018 - 10:37am
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
ST. PAUL—Ideas never really die at the Minnesota Legislature. There's almost always a glimmer of hope that a proposal will make it through, until the House and Senate are forced by state law to adjourn on "the first Monday after the third Saturday in May." This year, that's...
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
May 10, 2018
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 7, 2018
Two more ND tribes file lawsuits against opioid industry
BISMARCK -- Two more North Dakota Native American tribes have filed federal lawsuits against the opioid industry. The Turtle Mountain Band of...
May 7, 2018 - 10:14am
April 29, 2018
Our view: New thinking needed in opioid battles
Herald editorial board Funding is on its way in Minnesota to help curb opioid abuse. The announcement came Thursday from Gov. Mark Dayton, who declared $700,000 in grants to help fight the crisis. More important, Dayton announced new prescription guidelines for Minnesota doctors....
April 29, 2018 - 5:05pm
April 22, 2018
Crunch time: Minnesota lawmakers have less than five weeks to tackle long list of issues
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Legislature convened two months ago with a lot on its plate. But with less than five weeks until they have to wrap up their work, there's a growing risk much could be left undone. Tax reform, elder abuse, the opioid addiction fight, school safety, a malfunctioning...
April 22, 2018 - 6:19am
April 19, 2018
Minnesota officials detail extent of opioid crisis, highlight treatment programs
PAUL -- Minnesota’s opioid epidemic was more deadly than ever in Ramsey County last year, taking the lives of 72 people, a 16 percent increase over the year before.The urgent need to address the crisis came into sharp focus again Thursday, April 19, as law enforcement officials...
April 19, 2018 - 8:21pm
April 17, 2018
Dozens arrested in takedown of multistate opioid distribution network
Dozens of people have been charged with distributing heroin and fentanyl in the takedown of a drug distribution network operating in West Virginia...
April 17, 2018 - 1:23pm
March 30, 2018
Complaints, opioid crisis prompt review of ND Blues' handling of behavioral health, substance abuse claims
FARGO — North Dakota insurance regulators will examine whether the state's largest private health insurer is properly handling behavioral...
March 30, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 22, 2018
Opioid shortages leave hospitals looking for alternatives
DULUTH—Hospitals in northern Minn. and across the state have been scrambling to cope with a nationwide shortage of injectable opioid painkillers. "The supply is just inconsistent," said Gina Lemke, pharmacy director at St. Luke's hospital. "We can't place an order and trust...
March 22, 2018 - 6:08pm
March 20, 2018
MNLARS one of many bills lawmakers tackle near deadline
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton seldom says he would veto a bill, but if it reaches his desk he promises to veto House-passed legislation to...
March 20, 2018 - 4:41pm