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After six tests, the mountain hosting North Korea's nuclear blasts may be exhausted

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:21

TOKYO - Have North Korea's nuclear tests become so big that they've altered the geological structure of the land? Some analysts now see signs that Mount Mantap, the 7,200-foot-high peak...

Second UND student arrested on child porn charges

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:13
Grand Forks Herald

A second UND student in as many months has been arrested on child pornography charges.

Noah Nicholas Ho Gianfranceschi, 18, was charged Friday in Grand Forks District Court with 10...

Opioid overdose antidote, training becoming more available in North Dakota

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:59

BISMARCK — Actions taken by state agencies will help make a live-saving opioid overdose antidote more widely available in North Dakota, a state human services official said Friday, Oct. 20....

Climate change could spell disaster for coffee, but science may offer a solution.

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:41

Centroamericano, a new variety of coffee plant, hasn't sparked the buzz of, say, Starbucks's latest novelty latte. But it may be the coolest thing in brewing: a tree that can...

Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:32

Brian Faison, the Athletics Director at the University of North Dakota, retired earlier this week.

Only my colleague, Grand Forks Herald sports reporter Tom Miller, doesn’t buy that it was a retirement. ...

Local employers announce news hires

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:25
Grand Forks Herald

Shover to lead UAS business development for EDC

Wes Shover has joined the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corp. (EDC) as the UAS sector development manager to lead business...

Bloodhound training an asset for finding missing children, dementia patients

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 11:21

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When Jim Reuther acquired Chloe, a bloodhound, in August 2016, he did so with the idea of training the dog to be an asset in search and...

Man accused of assault ran, hid from police

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 11:21
Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks County sheriff's deputies and police officers used their four-legged partners to help find a man arrested on suspicion of domestic assault Thursday night.

Preston Brice Hamilton, 26, has...

Marilyn Hagerty: Sports, snowblowers and scares

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:24
Grand Forks Herald

The weekend is at hand with little orange bugs crawling all over and the University of Minnesota hockey team coming to town. The bugs are trying to find homes for...

UND-Minnesota: One hot ticket

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:30
Grand Forks Herald

How much will $550 buy in Grand Forks these days?

Well, let's see.

You could:

• Buy a laptop computer.

• Pay a month's rent.

• Throw a whopping party,...

UND, Minnesota series has gone back and forth in The Ralph

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:24
Grand Forks Herald

The 2001 exhibition game against the University of Manitoba was played in the old Ralph Engelstad Arena on purpose.

It was a nice way to bid farewell to the arena....

Letter: Glassheim should be heeding own words

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:21
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

A letter from my friend Eliot Glassheim in the Oct. 13 Herald ("Godfread omitted important facts"), Eliot said the Graham-Cassidy health care bill would have left...

Navy veteran admits he lied about service in interview with Fox News

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:52

Fox News ran a story on Oct. 8 about a decorated Vietnam War Navy SEAL and glass artist who created an enormous presidential glass seal he hoped to give to...

Finding Lucas' heart: Minnesota mother tracks down family that received son’s heart

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:51

PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. — It was Oct. 8, 2013, when two women — strangers at the time — received the phone calls they had been waiting for.

From her home...

Woman, reportedly in a blanket asking for help, identified as missing person in northern Minnesota

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:46

RICE LAKE, Minn. -- Authorities say the 24-year-old Duluth woman who went missing following an early Friday incident in the city of Rice Lake has been found safe.

Neighbors on...

In Argyle, Minn., Carol Michalek is known as 'The Donut Lady'

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:41

ARGYLE, Minn.—This week’s gem of the week spreads love throughout the community with a little bit of dough, grease, and sugar.

A sunrise is no guarantee in Argyle, Minnesota, but...

Letter: Cultural schizophrenia regarding our clothing

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:38
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

I suggest in western civilization, we have a case of cultural schizophrenia.

Women supposedly are not to be considered sex objects. If this is so, why do...

Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:30

When I think about the very first acts of kindness I can recall, I think about my mom. I remember her teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) in our...

UND vs. Minnesota by the numbers

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:28
Grand Forks Herald

1—National title since their last meeting in GF (UND in 2016).

2—Future series currently scheduled in GF (2020-21, 2022-23).

3—Brad Berry will be the third to coach UND vs. Gophers...

This won't be the last of UND-Minnesota

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:22
Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota-Minnesota rivalry has seen about everything.

There have been down-to-the-wire finishes, blowouts, draw-dropping skill plays, brawls in the handshake lines ... anything you can imagine.

But the rivalry...


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