Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
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 8, 2018
China's space lab will soon crash to Earth. Scientists think they know where - sort of.
Heads up, Spain and Portugal. And France. Maybe you, too, Greece. China's 9½-ton space station, Tiangong-1, will come falling from space soon,...
March 8, 2018 - 7:34am
February 7, 2018
With Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk earns kudos even from competitors
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Before founding SpaceX in 2002, Elon Musk had a wild plan to fly a plant to Mars. The idea was to show life on the desolate...
February 7, 2018 - 1:13pm
December 19, 2017
Former Navy pilot describes encounter with UFO studied by secret Pentagon program
For most of his 18-year career as a U.S Navy pilot, Cmdr. David Fravor said his mother-in-law used to ask him a question: had he seen a UFO?...
December 19, 2017 - 7:17am
December 18, 2017
'It's rotating!': After U.S. government admits to funding UFO program, a newly released video shows they were onto something
For decades, Americans were told that Area 51 didn't really exist and that the U.S. government had no official interest in aliens or UFOs.
December 18, 2017 - 1:42pm
The government admits it studies UFOs. So about those Area 51 conspiracy theories …
For decades, Americans were told that Area 51 didn't really exist and that the U.S. government had no official interest in aliens or UFOs. Statements...
December 18, 2017 - 8:54am
December 17, 2017
ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
DULUTH — If you tried to start a car that's been sitting in a garage for a couple years, you'd have to clean and replace parts, then hope....
December 17, 2017 - 11:15am
December 8, 2017
The Space Kingdom of Asgardia says it just launched a new nation in space. A legal expert disagrees.
It might not look like much but a small, new satellite now in orbit above Earth holds the claim of being a first step into the final frontier....
December 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 26, 2017
Newfound planet only 11 light-years away could support life
DULUTH — Planets, planets everywhere, and here and there an Earth. Astronomers announced the discovery this week of a new, temperate Earth-sized...
November 26, 2017 - 8:45am
November 24, 2017
A flat-Earther's plan to launch himself in a homemade rocket just hit a speed bump
A California man who planned to launch himself 1,800 feet high on Saturday in a homemade scrap-metal rocket - in an effort to "prove" that Earth...
November 24, 2017 - 2:30pm
October 28, 2017
An unusual, fast-moving object from somewhere else in the galaxy just visited our solar system
Relax. It’s not an alien probe droid or anything that could potentially slam into Planet Earth. Even so, NASA scientists are over the moon...
October 28, 2017 - 9:03am
October 1, 2017
ASTROBOB: Comet or asteroid? Hubble discovers unique solar system object
DULUTH — The Hubble Space Telescope is always up to something. Now, a German-led group of astronomers have observed a one-of-a-kind object...
October 1, 2017 - 9:30am
June 19, 2017
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
Astronomers using the Kepler space telescope have detected 219 possible new exoplanets in our galaxy, including 10 relatively small, rocky...
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
May 8, 2017
How deaf men helped NASA understand motion sickness in space
WASHINGTON - Barron Gulak remembers one experiment that did not take place in a lab. In 1964, Gulak and the other test subjects for the research...
May 8, 2017 - 2:58pm
April 14, 2017
Water worlds: Distant moons may harbor life under frozen seas, NASA says
The moon has always held a special place in the collective imagination of Earth. At various times, humans have looked up at our planet's barren...
April 14, 2017 - 7:18pm
February 22, 2017
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Astronomers have found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets, three of which circle their parent star at the right distance for...
February 22, 2017 - 4:12pm