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Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:46

The hardest thing to do when I'm feeling down is the one thing I know will help me feel better. It's not exercise or sleep or eating healthier meals.


'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:58

GLASTONBURY, England - Johnny Depp courted controversy at Britain's Glastonbury music festival with a joke about assassinating Donald Trump, pondering how long it had been since an actor had killed...

Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:44

A federal appeals court on Thursday, June 22, affirmed a decision to overturn the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, a Wisconsin man serving a life sentence whose case was chronicled...

From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:34

Last month I was hacked by the Russians.

OK, it wasn't "the" Russians but rather one Russian. He hacked into my Facebook account, changed my password, assumed my identity, and...

Top UND prospect Grant Mismash readies for NHL Draft

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:11
Grand Forks Herald

Grant Mismash will be in the United Center in Chicago on Friday night, waiting to see if he extends UND's run of first-round NHL draft picks to four years in...

Undrafted players could make big impact on UND's team

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:10
Grand Forks Herald

Each recruiting class is judged by statistics, and often by how high the incoming recruits go in the NHL Draft, which begins tonight in Chicago.

But UND's incoming freshman class,...

Gilby, N.D., claims contractor scammed her out of thousands of dollars

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:14

Grand Forks, N.D. - A local woman's dream home turns into a nightmare, after she says a contractor took her money and ran.

Now, she's taking him to court.

Karrie Kellenbenz...

Letter: Petroleum, renewables need to work together

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:01
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

Thank you for a positive side to the pipeline discussion regarding the support of thousands of temporary jobs connected with Enbridge's Line 3 Replacement, if approved. Many...

Minnesota counties could owe Enbridge millions

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:54

Polk County, Minn. - The state of Minnesota may have made a big mistake, and now you may have to pay for it.

A big oil company says they're owed millions...

North Korea calls U.S. student's death a 'mystery,' casts itself as 'biggest victim'

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:48

BEIJING - North Korea said Friday that the death of American tourist Otto Warmbier was a mystery, denying he had been tortured and casting itself as the...

Lake Bronson community rallying around family who lost everything in a fire

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:41

Lake Bronson, Minn. -  A small community is rallying around a family who lost everything in a fire. 

It even prompted a local company to do something its never done before....

Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:23

WASHINGTON - Early last August, an envelope with extraordinary handling restrictions arrived at the White House. Sent by courier from the CIA, it carried "eyes only" instructions that its contents...

Letter: Regulations hard on small internet providers

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:01
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

High-speed internet service is necessary to almost every aspect of life these days. Whether it is parents helping their children with school assignments, small businesses looking for...

Our view: Time to move ahead on Arbor Park

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:59
Grand Forks Herald

Arbor Park will be developed, voters have decided. Although the margin was slim — 92 votes out of the 4,720 votes cast would have swayed the outcome — the matter...

Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:55

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, who for seven years have promised a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, took a major step Thursday toward that goal, unveiling a bill to make...

Letter: VA's mission: Care for veterans

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:00
Grand Forks Herald

By Lavonne Liversage

In a recent White House press briefing, Secretary of Veterans Affairs David J. Shulkin delivered his first "State of the VA" address, discussing the challenges facing the...

Labor group urges support for Enbridge Line 3 project

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:49

BEMIDJI, Minn.—The connection between petroleum and the economy, pipeline industry standards and employment opportunities were the themes Thursday, June 22, at a Jobs for Minnesotans news conference.

The event took...

Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:42

A U.S. judge on Thursday, June 22, temporarily blocked the deportation of about 100 Iraqi nationals rounded up in Michigan in recent weeks who argued that they could face persecution...

Hearing on Enbridge pipeline replacement gets emotional in final hearing in Bemidji

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:39

BEMIDJI, Minn.—Two weeks of public meetings on Enbridge's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project wrapped up Thursday with a well-attended and sometimes emotional gathering at Bemidji's Sanford Center....

Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:28

MINNEAPOLIS—Matt Davidson had three hits, including a towering home run, while Jose Abreu and Todd Frazier each supplied first-inning, two-run homers following a lengthy rain delay in the Chicago White...


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