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'Building the ice palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction

7 hours 50 min ago

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Local residents who haven't yet taken the opportunity to pay a visit to King Isbit's Ice Palace on the Detroit Lakes City Beach, take note: This...

Longstanding legacy: North Dakota campuses a result of politics, early expectations of state’s founders

7 hours 50 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

If you build it, they will come.

The adage doesn't just apply to magic baseball diamonds in Kevin Costner movies. In the case of a newly minted state on the...

Trump budget cuts crop insurance and heating, boosts military and infrastructure

7 hours 50 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

A long list of potential funding cuts proposed by President Donald Trump could target programs that serve North Dakotans and Minnesotans, Congress members said this week.

But the U.S. lawmakers...

Saturday's local scoreboard

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 23:32
Grand Forks Herald

Men's hockey


Saturday's results

College men's hockey: Bulldogs finish sweep of Miami

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 22:46

DULUTH — After making 16 saves for a shutout Friday at Amsoil Arena in Duluth, Minnesota Duluth sophomore goaltender Hunter Shepard had to work a little harder Saturday, Feb. 17,...

Cam Johnson turns in shutout performance in win over Omaha

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 22:42
Grand Forks Herald

OMAHA, Neb.—Cam Johnson sat out the last two games.

The senior goalie, who backstopped UND to the 2016 NCAA national championship, played the backup role with rookie Peter Thome earning...

Twins trade for starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 22:02

MINNEAPOLIS — The Twins and the cash-strapped Tampa Bay Rays had plenty of trade conversations throughout the offseason. Saturday evening, Feb. 17, all those cell minutes and text messages finally...

The quick rundown: UND 3, Omaha 0

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:36
Grand Forks Herald

UND 3, Omaha 0

Gov. Burgum's Super Bowl reimbursements rise to nearly $40,000

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:23

BISMARCK—North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's tab for his trip to Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis was about $2,500 higher than first reported, thanks to payments for tickets to watch the...

Northern Arizona rolls past UND in women's basketball

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:17
Grand Forks Herald

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.—The UND women's basketball team picked up its first league road win of the season to start this road trip, but the Fighting Hawks couldn't pick up the road...

Welcome home, daddy! Troops of N.D. Guard’s 1/188th return home

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:12

FARGO -- Spc. Jedidiah Hansen of the 1st Battalion of the 188th Air Defense Artillery Regiment holds his 10-month-old daughter, Delani, as he was welcomed home Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018,...

Grand Forks Central holds off Fargo Davies to win East Region title

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:41
Grand Forks Herald

Solving Fargo Davies goalie Jared Winter was a challenge throughout the East Region tournament.

Grand Forks Central was the latest team to struggle to beat Winter.

But a fluttering point...

UND finds a way to take OT win against Northern Arizona

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:41
Grand Forks Herald

UND and Northern Arizona are two teams that have been in a growing process throughout the season.

That's probably why mistakes were made by both teams at critical times during...

Red River, Grafton-Park River win state qualifiers at East Region

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:41
Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks Red River missed out on the East Region championship game, but at least the Roughriders won't have to miss out on the North Dakota state boys hockey tournament....

All-star appearance shows Karl-Anthony Towns getting some respect

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:33

MINNEAPOLIS — Karl-Anthony Towns was the toast of the NBA during his rookie season.

The revolutionary big man was the unanimous choice for the league's Rookie of the Year award...

West Fargo wrestler Franek ends historic career with fourth ND Class A state title

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:31

FARGO—Jared Franek already was the all-time winningest wrestler in North Dakota high school history. Franek had won three state championships and was wrestling for his fourth.

But Franek still felt...

Lisbon's Urbach, Kindred's Schmitz cap perfect seasons with Class B state wrestling titles

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 19:32

FARGO—Lisbon senior Jordan Urbach almost didn't wrestle. When he was in eighth grade his older brother Dylan, who wrestles at North Dakota State, convinced him to try it, even though...

KnightRiders swim team hits the pool for 10 hours to benefit Special Olympics

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 19:29

Some swimming events are so fast, you can miss most of the action if you glance away.

EERC project wins $6 million in federal funding

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 18:23

A UND research unit has received a $6 million in federal funding to develop technology to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from a North Dakota coal-fired power plant.

Members of the...

Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 17:45

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Olympic bobsleds cost a lot of money - tens of thousands of dollars. And teams spend so much time tinkering with their sleighs to make them...


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