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Froma Harrop: Abortion-rights extremism doesn't help Democrats

2 hours 21 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

WASHINGTON—Donald Trump has mastered the authoritarian act, and that's how he attracted his brigade of humble followers. Some on the left seem to envy this ability to force obedience through...

Letter: Freshman UND swimmer, you are not the villain

2 hours 26 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

The Herald and the WDAY/WDAZ staff just made the rest of a UND freshman's life more difficult, for no good reason.

Readers may have read that a UND swimmer was...

Letter: Five ideas for strengthening America's safety net

2 hours 31 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

Trump's world is pitiless. It's a world of ideologues who would rip away America's social safety net.

It's wrong. We should not dismantle the safety net. We should improve it....

More good news on moderate wine consumption

2 hours 36 min ago

FARGO — Thomas Jefferson was perhaps one of the first to say moderate wine consumption is good for one's health, and he certainly credited it to his longevity of 83...

Editorial: Wrong, wrong, wrong to blame victim in sex assault case

2 hours 36 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

The trial of James Whalen came to a close Monday, but not before Whalen and his attorney committed one more inappropriate act.

When Whalen was a Grand Forks Central teacher,...

Santana, Twins biggest inning of the year lead team over Rangers

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 22:54

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Minnesota Twins put together their biggest inning of the year, scoring seven times in the fifth, and they rolled past the Texas Rangers 8-1 Tuesday night....

Tuesday's local clipboard

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 22:17
Grand Forks Herald

Prep baseball


Tuesday's results

NCE/U-H 4,
Win-E-Mac 3

WEM 001 000 2—3 9 0

NC/H 020 020 x—4 7 0

WP—Glass LP—Fox

Girls tennis


Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 21:07

HALSTAD, Minn.—There is a chance Norman County West High School of Halstad, Minn., will be without girls basketball, boys basketball, football or volleyball next season, as the athletic department awaits...

Vikings QB situation remains up in the air

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 21:04

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.—If the Vikings consider Sam Bradford their quarterback of the future, he says he has seen no evidence of that.

Bradford said Tuesday he knows of no talks...

Search officials outraged after St. Croix yacht 'missing man' didn't tell authorities he was safe

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:40

BAYPORT, Minn.—After a 52-foot yacht crashed on the St. Croix River in Bayport early Sunday morning, the law enforcement response was swift and sweeping.

Trump administration to review dozens of U.S. national monuments

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:09

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday will order a review of national monuments created over the past 20 years with an aim toward rescinding or resizing some of...

ND legislative session could end by Wednesday evening as lawmakers reach compromises

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:00

BISMARCK — North Dakota legislative leaders appeared ready to compromise on two major sticking points in the waning days of the legislative session, opening the door for lawmakers to complete...

Outgoing Minn. GOP chair says deputy unfit to replace him

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:59

ST. PAUL — The outgoing chair of the Republican Party of Minnesota is attacking his deputy as irresponsible and lacking the judgment to become the party's new chair.

Keith Downey,...

St. Paul to settle ex-paramedic's lawsuit

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:50

ST. PAUL — When a former paramedic saw a man bleeding in a St. Paul road, it never occurred to her to not stop to help.

But Christie Jones said...

Former teammates excited to face ex-Viking Peterson on Week 1

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:21

MINNEAPOLIS — Adrian Peterson finally found a new team.

The 32-year-old running back, who became a free agent March 9 after 10 seasons with the Vikings, agreed to terms Tuesday...

Bill directs attorney general to recoup Dakota Access protest costs

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:18

BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers gave final approval to a bill Tuesday, April 25, that directs Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem to attempt to recoup costs associated with the Dakota Access...

UND art on display in downtown Grand Forks gallery

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:10
Grand Forks Herald

For the next several months, UND is exhibiting some of the highlights of its art collection at the Empire Arts Center in downtown Grand Forks.

Arthur Jones, chair of the...

SD man arrested with 1,000 fentanyl pills, $11,000 in cash

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:51

MITCHELL, S.D. -- A Mitchell man was has been arrested after police executed a search warrant and found more than 1,000 fentanyl pills and $11,000, state officials announced Tuesday afternoon....

Minnesota father, son face charges for tombstone theft

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:39

MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — A father and son in Montevideo are charged with felony theft for allegedly removing the gravestone from the burial plot of the wife and mother of the...

Three men accused in ND murder have charges dismissed as they are released after 5 months in jail

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:38

MANDAN, N.D.—Three men accused in the fatal shooting of 34-year-old Kevin White at a Mandan warehouse party last year were released after nearly five months in jail, when their charges...


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