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Analysis: Doug Jones victory in Alabama will likely speed up Republican tax train

8 hours 22 min ago

WASHINGTON - Don't look for the Alabama earthquake to knock the tax train off its tracks in Washington.

Even as Democrat Doug Jones notched a once-unthinkable victory in the reddest...

Voters approve Hatton's $6.3 million school bond issue

8 hours 30 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

HATTON, N.D.—Voters in the Hatton School District resoundingly approved a bond referendum to build a $6.3 million addition to the school in a special election Tuesday.

Unofficial vote totals are...

Letter: It's time to make America healthy again

8 hours 31 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

Americans are unhealthy, and it's very sad. We have 10-year-olds becoming type two diabetics and people dying because of obesity and other health issues due to obesity....

Letter: ND in position to help climate crisis

8 hours 35 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

By Dexter Perkins

This summer, the UND Energy and Environmental Research Center gave an Energy Champion

Award to Sen. John Hoeven for promoting North Dakota's coal and petroleum industries. In...

How does the U.S. stack up in health care?

8 hours 35 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

How to fix health care in the United States has been a political focus of 2017.

With Republicans in Congress pushing to repeal President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act and...

How we pay for care an evolving balance

8 hours 35 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

For Mary Saunders, the first few months of 2017 were nothing more than a series of trips to the hospital—and she's lucky not to be deep in debt.

Letter: Class of super rich shouldn't be created

8 hours 38 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

Estate taxes can be traced back to 700 B.C. The Bible proclaimed a 100 percent version of an estate tax when all property was returned to its...

Filipi, Aitchison spark Wave

8 hours 39 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

The kick start to the East Grand Forks Senior High offense was shared by Brooke Filipi and McKenna Aitchison.

The duo combined to score 18 of the Green Wave's first...

Are you safe from identity theft? Take our quiz to find out

11 hours 26 min ago
Grand Forks Herald

FARGO – Identity theft hit a record high just last year with more than 2 million victims losing a total close to $16 billion, according to Stacey Iverson,...

South Dakota State routs UND in preview of future Summit rivalry

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 22:18
Grand Forks Herald

BROOKINGS, S.D.—UND and South Dakota State's matchup Tuesday night is expected to be the final non-conference showdown between the two schools.

The Fighting Hawks will leave the Big Sky Conference...

UND upends Mayville State 82-54 in women's basketball

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 22:17
Grand Forks Herald

Three days after an emotional win over their biggest rival, UND took to the court to play a team it was supposed to beat.

Those games, sometimes, aren't the easiest...

A gift guide for beer lovers

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 22:02

DULUTH, Minn. — It's the most wonderful time of the year. I am a huge fan of this season, and as I was asked to provide some gift ideas for...

Second Diocese of Duluth insurer settles

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 22:01

DULUTH, Minn. — A second insurer has agreed to settle its part in a lawsuit brought by the Diocese of Duluth in its ongoing bankruptcy.

Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. would...

Democrat Doug Jones declared winner over Roy Moore

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 21:55

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Democrat Doug Jones has won the special election to fill a Senate seat in Alabama, according to exit polls and returns - a shocking upset in a...

Wild's Zach Parise could be back 'sooner rather than later'

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 21:28

ST. PAUL — It's been exactly seven weeks since Zach Parise had back surgery to remove a herniated disk, and his road to recovery appears to be going well.


State investigation blames central Minn. girls home employee for letting 15-year-old, who was sexually assaulted, get away

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 21:25

BENSON, Minn. — Lack of proper communication by a staff member at a Benson residential facility that provides therapeutic programs for girls — including those who have been sexually exploited...

Girl hit by car outside Grand Forks school

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 20:14
Grand Forks Herald

A juvenile girl was taken to Altru Hospital after she was struck by a car outside of a school Tuesday in Grand Forks.

According to police, the child was crossing...

76ers coach Brown says Thibodeau is 'frugal' with his rotations, and that's OK

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 20:11

MINNEAPOLIS — Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown is a self-described "social hermit," but even he's heard a bit of the chatter about Tom Thibodeau and the thought that the Timberwolves...

Sam Houston quarterback turned topsy-turvy college start into big-time success

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:50

FARGO—With final exams in the rear-view mirror, Sam Houston State quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe got nine holes of golf in on Tuesday, Dec. 12. He doesn't miss many open targets in...

'That's a real shock': Inmate's cause of death released

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:26

BISMARCK—Kristina Kratz is finally able to tell her 8-year-old daughter how her father died, but that information came as a shock.

Mike Lang, 47, was an inmate at the Burleigh-Morton...


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