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Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’

2 hours 31 min ago
grandforksherald - MINNEAPOLIS -- Over the course of 18 years, the state of Minnesota watched as Joe Mauer grow from a baby-faced high schooler to a father of three — from a prized draft pick to a potential hall of famer.

A cool camouflage look for Hatton-Northwood legion baseball

4 hours 26 min ago
grandforksherald - There's no hiding on the baseball field for Hatton-Northwood; not when the team is wearing its camouflage jerseys.

Chairman Rick Berg unanimously reelected by North Dakota GOP

4 hours 51 min ago
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — The North Dakota Republican Party State Committee unanimously elected Rick Berg to his first full term as Chairman on Saturday, June 15.

Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group

5 hours 40 min ago
grandforksherald - EAGAN, Minn. -- Chuck Foreman knows plenty about the history of Vikings running backs, and he likes what he sees with the current group.

Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye

5 hours 56 min ago
grandforksherald - The fish that most often ends up in the Myers well deserves some love.

Red River's Shelby Frank wins another national discus title

6 hours 43 min ago
grandforksherald - Grand Forks Red River’s Shelby Frank won the discus championship Saturday at the New Balance Outdoor Championships at Aggie Stradium in Greensboro, N.C.

GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default

6 hours 43 min ago
grandforksherald - No clear way forward as government shutdown, spending cuts and potential debt limit breach loom

Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota

7 hours 6 min ago
grandforksherald - “People who do foster care have a really special heart, to be able to love a child, welcome them into their home and most times say goodbye to them after a period of time.”

Farmers Market offers diverse foods, handcrafted items in new downtown location

7 hours 16 min ago
grandforksherald - The new downtown location for the first Farmers Market of the season was filled Saturday with live music while people of all ages perused vendors’ booths, sampling products onsite and selecting handcrafted items.

DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing

7 hours 18 min ago
grandforksherald - With progress in DWI deaths and arrests slowing, some seek a shift in tactics.

NHL DRAFT: Rising to challenges has marked Judd Caulfield's road to the NHL Draft

7 hours 28 min ago
grandforksherald - Judd Caulfield had an opportunity to play varsity hockey for Grand Forks Central as a freshman.

When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway

7 hours 46 min ago
grandforksherald - Abortion was illegal with few exceptions in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Now, decades after Roe v. Wade, new abortion restrictions are being imposed in Georgia, Missouri, Ohio, Utah and other states.

Vaping not safe alternative to cigarettes, experts say

8 hours 35 min ago
grandforksherald - Though they have fewer chemicals than traditional cigarettes, electronic cigarettes are not considered a healthy or safe alternative by local or national medical experts, yet they are becoming increasingly popular with youth.

North Dakota to ask federal agency to intervene in oil-by-rail dispute with Washington

9 hours 10 min ago
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — North Dakota plans to ask the federal agency that regulates the transport of hazardous materials to intervene in a dispute with Washington over that state’s new restrictions on oil shipped by rail.

Man fatally struck by SUV while chasing dog ID'd

10 hours 45 min ago
grandforksherald - RYDER, N.D. — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of a 23-year-old Minot man who was struck and killed by an SUV while chasing a dog on Highway 28 near Ryder.

11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities

11 hours 41 min ago
grandforksherald - Undignified living conditions, holes in walls, a resident found wandering outside confused — those are some of the reasons federal regulators are scrutinizing 11 Minnesota nursing homes.

Last hepatitis case against Minot hospital appealed to ND Supreme Court

12 hours 26 min ago
grandforksherald - MINOT, N.D. — A plaintiff whose late wife had been infected with Hepatitis C is appealing his lawsuit against Trinity Health to the North Dakota Supreme Court.

Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas

12 hours 41 min ago
grandforksherald - With the proliferation of alternative noodles, will the traditional thing get relegated to bottom of the shelf?


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