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How Woodstock - the bird - was inspired by the 1969 music festival

53 min 19 sec ago
grandforksherald - Ever since the early '50s beginnings of "Peanuts," creator Charles Schulz feathered his beloved comic strip with anonymous birds that popped in with mischievous, chirping whimsy. Yet it was two decades until a winged "Peanuts" creature finally got a name, becoming a fully nested character.

5 Questions for Joy Hagen, co-owner of Ruffing It Doggie Day Care

1 hour 3 min ago
grandforksherald - This week the Herald talk to Joy Hagen, co-owner of Ruffing It Doggie Day Care & Overnight Center, 1521 DeMers Ave. in Grand Forks.

'Cooler Than you Think!' has impact on Grand Forks jobs recruiting

1 hour 3 min ago
grandforksherald - The years-long “Greater Grand Forks: Way Cooler Than You Think!” initiative to promote the region and attract more skilled workers to the area is still up, running, being shared across various forms of social media and having an impact on recruitment in Grand Forks.

Trophy walleyes come in fours for 5-year-old angler

1 hour 50 min ago
grandforksherald - Wow.

Changes coming to Terminal 1 security checkpoints at Minneapolis-St. Paul airport

2 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - MINNEAPOLIS — Remodeling on the ticketing level of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport’s main terminal will affect the operation of security checkpoints starting Monday, Aug. 19.

Red River HS teacher receives statewide honor

2 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - Emily Parrill, a Spanish teacher at Red River High School, has received the 2019 Graciela Wilborn North Dakota Foreign Language Teacher of the Year award.

North Dakota DOT reports two violations of distracted driving policy for state workers

2 hours 18 min ago
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — North Dakota transportation officials have recorded only two violations of a year-old policy restricting state employees' cellphone use while driving.

Passion and Finances: Drivers for part-time farmers

2 hours 33 min ago
grandforksherald - With less money being made on the farm these days, the need for off-farm jobs is more important than ever.

Red Wing woman creates giant dragon for Renaissance Festival

3 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - RED WING, Minn. — Visitors to the fantasy kingdom at Renaissance Festival in Shakopee each year see dozens of interesting characters walking around the grounds. One of those characters is the Dragon Lady.

VPP plans future without Tammy Miller

4 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - Valley Prosperity Partnership will move forward with one of its co-chairs in place, while unveiling a new leadership structure.

Gray Duck Vodka celebrates its western Minnesota connection

4 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - Benson area farms produce the corn distilled by Glacial Grain Spirits

Western North Dakota man diagnosed with second rare disorder

4 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - DICKINSON, N.D. — It had been nearly two years since Mikal Schwindt was diagnosed with the rare neurological disorder known as Guillain-Barré syndrome. He was recovering well until blisters on his feet led to another rare diagnosis.

Letter: A relentless level of accusatory lunacy

4 hours 57 min ago
grandforksherald - Public trust and credibility for establishment news media remains at historic lows.

Letter: Legals OK, but prosecute illegal aliens

5 hours 19 sec ago
grandforksherald - In response to the Herald editorial on immigration (Aug. 4: “Do not get soft on illegal immigration”), every American should make known to all politicians that illegal aliens who illegally cross the border are illegal invader aliens and criminals, not immigrants. Why is it the responsibility of this republic and American taxpayers to allow and support the illegal invasion across any of our borders?

Landfill near Williston could become first in state to accept radioactive waste under new rules

5 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - WILLISTON, N.D. — A landfill north of Williston could soon become the first facility in North Dakota to accept higher levels of radioactive oilfield waste under new state regulations.

Dr. Eric Johnson: Vaping devices need regulation

5 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) are increasingly popular, particularly with youth. There are over 250 brands on the market (“Juul,” “Blu,” “NJOY” and “Vuse”) and are battery-powered with a vaporizer and mouthpiece attached. When used, commonly referred to as “vaping,” the vaporizer boils the liquid inside, which most frequently contains three major ingredients – humectants (propylene glycol/glycerin, used in smoke machines and antifreeze), nicotine (at varying levels) and flavoring. The carrier for the nicotine and flavors is not water, which is a common misconception.

Eat Beat: Paradiso offers inviting selections

5 hours 3 min ago
grandforksherald - Because it is large with a wide variety of choices, Paradiso Mexican Restaurant draws customers to South Washington Street. The extensive parking areas along with attractive landscaping make the restaurant especially inviting.

Two homers carry Twins past Rangers

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:51
grandforksherald - ARLINGTON, Texas -- Jonathan Schoop hit a two-run, go-ahead home run in the seventh inning, and Max Kepler also homered to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night, Aug. 16.

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