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Fargo-based clothing retailer Vanity files for bankruptcy protection

7 min 32 sec ago

FARGO—A Fargo-based women's clothing retailer with about 200 stores across the United States has filed for bankruptcy protection.

Vanity Shop of Grand Forks Inc., which is headquartered in Fargo and...

North Dakota legislators propose state-owned casinos

17 min 49 sec ago

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota legislators have introduced a proposal that would change the state constitution to allow for up to six state-owned casinos.

House Concurrent Resolution No. 3033 would...

Trump poised to lift federal coal ban, other green rules

50 min 23 sec ago

U.S. President Donald Trump will target a handful of Obama-era green regulations, including a federal coal mining ban and an initiative forcing states to cut carbon emissions, in an executive...

New photos show PWC accountant tweeting, mixing envelopes at Oscars

1 hour 20 min ago

LOS ANGELES - Variety has obtained exclusive photos of PricewaterhouseCoopers accountant Brian Cullinan -- the man behind the infamous envelope mix-up -- leading up to and during Sunday's gaffe in...

Fargo man to plead guilty to attempted murder in Grand Forks

1 hour 22 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

A Fargo man charged in a 2016 Grand Forks shooting will plead guilty to an attempted murder charge Friday.

Odus Quincy Maxwell, 41, will plead guilty to one count of...

Public’s help sought after semi strikes man who jumped off I-94 bridge in Minn.

1 hour 33 min ago

AVON, Minn. -- A 53-year-old Avon man was killed when authorities said he jumped onto Interstate 94 and was struck by a semi truck Wednesday morning, March 1, near Avon,...

Thief River Falls school bus takes off with four children in cargo trailer

1 hour 52 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

THIEF RIVER FALLS—Thief River Falls middle school students escaped injury after unintentionally going for a ride Monday in a cargo trailer hooked to a school bus.

The students were at...

Fargo lawmaker back at the Capitol after surgery

2 hours 11 min ago

BISMARCK — A Fargo lawmaker is back at the state Capitol after missing the first half of the legislative session to recover from open heart surgery.

Sen. Kyle Davison, R-Fargo,...

Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman

2 hours 18 min ago

FARGO — A man accused of raping and murdering a Fargo woman pleaded guilty Wednesday, March 1, in Clay County District Court to Class AA felony murder.

Landon Lauwagie, 23,...

February in Grand Forks was 12th warmest on record

3 hours 2 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

Despite a warm spell that brought near-record high temperatures for multiple days in Grand Forks, last month wasn't the warmest February on record.

The shortest month of the year was...

On tap: New Rhombus beer brewed just for Toasted Frog

3 hours 17 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

An entrepreneurial collaboration has brewed up a new beer in downtown Grand Forks.

This week, The Toasted Frog restaurant and bar began service English Bullfrog ESB. The beer is a...

Alerus Center waiting for management firm applicants

3 hours 23 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

The search for the Alerus Center's new management is in a holding pattern for the next several weeks while the facility's leaders wait for management firms to toss their hats...

World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation

3 hours 36 min ago

This completes my third year of writing "The World of Wine" column, and I celebrate the advancement I've made in the growing appreciation of wine. It is one of those...

Port: Cramer got a little excited when President Trump mentioned the Dakota Access Pipeline

3 hours 45 min ago

President Donald Trump seems to have turned a lot of heads last night with his address to a joint session of Congress. This morning people both on the right and...

Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes

4 hours 37 min ago

The elimination of "ball moved" penalties and reduction of time allowed to search for a lost ball are among several fundamental rule changes that have been proposed by golf's governing...

New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says

5 hours 26 min ago

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump plans to finalize a new order limiting travel to the United States in the coming days, his vice president said on Wednesday, March 1, after...

Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style

5 hours 45 min ago

Today marks the beginning of the season of Lent and, as a Catholic, I welcome this opportunity for reflection, atonement and spiritual growth.

In my childhood I viewed this season...

Port: Raising taxes is a fool's errand, oil boom lobbying and a futile immunity law

6 hours 53 min ago

The Legislature comes back into session on Wednesday, March 1, after their crossover break.

The first half of the legislative session has gone relatively smoothly, but with the new revenue...

Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations

7 hours 27 min ago

Dear Dr. Fox: In this season of protests, I have been increasingly troubled by people taking one or more dogs to crowded, loud and chaotic venues, where humans are so...

Tattoos, drugs on docket for ex-NFL star Hernandez's murder trial

7 hours 33 min ago

BOSTON - Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez's tattoos and history of drug use could be among the evidence presented at the convicted killer's second murder trial, which gets...


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