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Slipper roads reported in Stutsman County
Driver, 20, killed in vehicle crash with train in western Minnesota
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Khalil Mack has brought ‘swagger’ to already good Chicago Bears defense
Kolpack: Sagarin and his USA Today ratings have stood test of time
Former NDSU golfer Anderson owns first-round lead at CME Group
McFeely: Eastern Washington 'back' near the top of FCS
Return of Stefon Diggs expected to boost Vikings’ passing game
Drenth’s painting in ‘Small Wonders’ exhibit
Voters right to reject pot measure
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Letter to the editor: ‘Idiotic liberalism’ preferable to ‘Trumpistan’
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
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Darold L. Farthing
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
Don’t forget where you come from: JHS theater to perform psychology comedy
Bull riding finals here
Calendar for Nov. 15, 2018
‘No one should go hungry’
Births for Nov. 14, 2018
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Richard & Bea Brown
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
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September 18, 2018
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
GRAND FORKS — Conventional wisdom says that Kevin Cramer leads Heidi Heitkamp in the U.S. Senate race in North Dakota. That might be right,...
September 18, 2018 - 5:50am
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