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ND House race: Armstrong, Schneider differ in stances on health care, trade, abortion
Motorcyclist, 66, dies in south-central ND crash
Trump nominates Wrigley to be top federal lawyer in North Dakota
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ND ethics measure opponents call it 'witch hunt'
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GAME FACES ON: No. 25 Jimmies bringing youth to stacked GPAC
Cousins pumped for Vikings home debut
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Edens ready to lead JHS tennis in 2018
Twins' Mauer mum on plans for next season
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Letter to the editor: Tree vandals should be ashamed of their actions
Letter to the editor: Decline in residents at Veterans Home concerning
Commentary: The public's loss of faith in mass media began long before Donald Trump
Letter to the editor: Sentence doesn’t make sense for the crime
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Gold Star families to be honored with Honor Ride
Mobile Food Pantry coming to Carrington, New Rockford
Painting a picture
Big band sound coming to Arts Market
Norman to speak at museum Chat
George & Kaye Topp
Rick and Carma Maddock
June 24, 2018
1968 changed America forever
GRAND FORKS—All within one year a half-century ago, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and presidential hopeful Robert Kennedy...
June 24, 2018 - 7:18am
May 1, 2018
Commentary: Trump votes have Heitkamp campaign facing a dilemma
For a moment last week, it looked as if Heidi Heitkamp might have caught a break — and from a surprising source, her U.S. Senate colleague...
May 1, 2018 - 11:29am
March 27, 2018
Couple makes $1 million donation aimed at UND students
GILBY, N.D.—A former editor and publisher of the Grand Forks Herald and a retired University of North Dakota Space Studies administrator...
March 27, 2018 - 9:44pm
January 17, 2018
Former ND lawmaker and newspaper giant John Andrist, called one of the finest men, dies at 86
BISMARCK—John Andrist, a giant in North Dakota's newspaper industry and a former state lawmaker, died early Wednesday, Jan. 17, in a Fargo...
January 17, 2018 - 3:38pm
What bird is the Christmas partridge?
The ruffed grouse is an aspirational bird for me; that is, a bird I haven't seen lately but hope to see soon. The grouse is on my mind for several...
December 17, 2017 - 9:30am
December 11, 2017
Activist had big impact on ND
The obituary said, "Richard was involved in conservation issues throughout his life," and it listed examples of his activities: biologist at...
December 11, 2017 - 11:37am
December 9, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! I know this makes two woodpeckers in a row. And yeah, I remember the fuss some of you made about a series of owls as bird of...
December 9, 2017 - 4:42pm
December 5, 2017
ND leaders resisted NAFTA before it was approved
Let's go time traveling today. We won't go far into the past, just a little less than a quarter century. Our sojourn will be brief, only long...
December 5, 2017 - 5:26am
December 3, 2017
Commentary: A downy and dependable winter bird
The downy woodpecker is among the steadiest of winter birds. She's at the suet feeder every morning. I know the bird is a female because there's...
December 3, 2017 - 6:13pm
November 28, 2017
COMMENTARY: Build a better board of higher ed
GRAND FORKS — A task force will study governance of higher education in North Dakota, the governor says. Applications for membership are due...
November 28, 2017 - 10:30am
November 26, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Turkey – or dinosaur – for dinner?
This is Thanksgiving season and so the turkey must be bird of the week. No other bird is so closely associated with any day as the turkey. Nor...
November 26, 2017 - 6:03am
November 19, 2017
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
The evening grosbeak is often a spoiler and always a thrill — a spoiler because it is always keenly anticipated but seldom shows up, and...
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 14, 2017
Commentary: Burgum task force breaks precedent with interest in higher ed
Gov. Doug Burgum announced that he'll name a task force to study higher education. That's the most important thing that happened in North Dakota...
November 14, 2017 - 7:52am
November 5, 2017
Rusty blackbirds seem to be regulars
Ten rusty blackbirds dropped into our backyard last week. This was not a surprise, exactly, but it wasn't anticipated. Seeing a rusty blackbird...
November 5, 2017 - 8:58pm
October 30, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Birthday wishes for North Dakotans
Thursday, Nov. 2, is Statehood Day in North Dakota. President Benjamin Harrison signed the enabling act 128 years ago on Nov. 2. What resolutions...
October 30, 2017 - 11:28pm