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Grimsley, Anderson may return to Bison football lineup Saturday vs. Illinois State

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 17:26

FARGO—Two of North Dakota State's marquee players who left Saturday's game at Western Illinois may return to practice this week. Running back Bruce Anderson and safety Robbie Grimsley sustained lower...

Elizabeth Warren builds expansive Democratic campaign effort ahead of likely 2020 bid

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 16:21

BOSTON - During the past six months, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has quietly built a shadow war room designed to elect Democrats across the country in the midterm elections, overtaking...

Thielen, Murray come up big in Vikings' win over Arizona

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 15:58

MINNEAPOLIS—Another game, another 100 yards for Adam Thielen.

The Vikings receiver caught 11 passes for 123 yards and a touchdown in the 27-17 victory over the Arizona Cardinals Sunday, Oct....

Leishman runs away with CIMB title

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 14:44

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Australia's Marc Leishman tied the tournament course record with a final-round, 7-under 65 as he ran away with the title Sunday, Oct. 14, at the CIMB...

Saudi Arabia rejects 'threats' after Trump vows 'severe punishment' on Khashoggi disappearance

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 14:31

ISTANBUL - Saudi Arabia pushed back strongly Sunday against what it called "threats" as it battles growing U.S. pressure over allegations it is responsible for the death of Washington Post...

Starting over is a lifestyle

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 10:05

FARGO — The topic of regrets is not particularly comfortable, but so critical. It's easy to find yourself stuck in an endless cycle of longing and regret. Many people live...

Just say yes to Apple Day

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 09:04

WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Last weekend, my friend up the hill invited us — and the entire contents of my little sister's apple tree — over to her house for...

'We're back to frontier days': Michael's aftermath in Florida

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 08:56

DRY CREEK, Fla.- Up a red dirt road in the center of the Florida Panhandle, past fields of ripening cotton, the piney woods looks like pick-up sticks. Some trees are...

Our view: Help make the next great transformation in Grand Forks

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 08:49
Grand Forks Herald

Herald editorial board

Over the past century, East Grand Forks went from wet to dry and back to wet, meaning the city adjusted as Prohibition and various conservative laws and...

When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 08:33

The minute I saw the TV, I knew we were in trouble.

My mother has upgraded almost every television in her large bed-and-breakfast with modern flat-screens, save this one bedroom....

Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 08:33

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—"Set a goal, work hard, and never give up."

Those words from soon-to-be published author Lindsay VonRuden might have been said in the context of her realizing her...

Court shift prompts questions over Roe's future

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 08:00
Grand Forks Herald

With Brett Kavanaugh now solidifying the conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court, concerns are spreading that Roe v. Wade could be overturned.

In North Dakota, a dormant piece of...

Trapped inside his own body: Twin Cities man recovering from paralysis caused by Guillain-Barre syndrome

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 07:36

WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. — Paul Auger, mayor of White Bear Lake from 1995 to 2010 and an avid golfer and skier, sat in his auto-repair shop on Tuesday, Oct....

Fargo police chief defends searches of baby snatching crime scene

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 07:21

FARGO — An intriguing aspect of the murder of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind is the fact Fargo police made three consensual searches of the apartment where she was murdered and her baby...

Commentary: The excuse making for Heitkamp's election day loss has already begun

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 07:02

MINOT, N.D. — With roughly three weeks to go until Election Day, North Dakota's two Senate candidates find themselves in very different situations.

"We're fighting a complacency issue right now,"...

Forum Communications editorial: Vote no on ND Measure 1, 2, 3; yes on Measure 4

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 06:50

North Dakota voters face a slate of wrongheaded ballot measures in the Nov. 6 election. Voters should reject measures 1, 2 and 3, but Measure 4 is worthy of support.

Grand Forks mayor visits 'Friendship City' in Japan

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 06:46
Grand Forks Herald

Visiting Kanuma, Japan, on Monday was just like stopping by to see an old friend for Mayor Mike Brown and Community and Government Relations Officer Pete Haga, they said.


Walz, Johnson at odds on health care: Both promise lower costs, but experts say there are 'winners and losers' for each plan

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 06:45

ST. PAUL — Tim Walz and Jeff Johnson are both promising Minnesotans better-quality health care for less cost.

But it is unlikely that either candidate for governor's plan would do...

ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: A kestrel gives cheer on a dreary day

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 06:33
Grand Forks Herald

Live in the same place long enough and drive the same road often enough, and you'll learn to recognize what's there and what's missing, to anticipate what should be there,...

BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Finley Wildlife Club again to offer Youth Pheasant Hunt

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 06:30
Grand Forks Herald

A Youth Pheasant Hunt launched a few years ago by the Finley (N.D.) Wildlife Club has become a popular event with multiple benefits.

This year's Youth Pheasant Hunt is set...


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