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Tuwei makes it four straight Fargo Marathon wins for native Kenyans

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 15:52

FARGO — For almost 20 miles, David Tuwei and Bernard Too were almost like buddies running around the streets and bike paths of Fargo-Moorhead. It was a different story the...

Tesfaye uses hometown energy to win her second straight Fargo Marathon

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 15:51

FARGO — Two Scheels Fargo Marathons. Two convincing and dominating performances by the hometown kid.

Fargo South High School graduate Semehar Tesfaye, now living and training in Boston, went wire-to-wire...

Under siege in Washington, Trump reaps Saudi arms deal, stronger ties

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 14:03

RIYADH - Under political fire at home, U.S. President Donald Trump sealed a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia on Saturday on his maiden foreign trip as he struggled...

Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 12:47

We often push ourselves and our kids to achieve success, to win a trophy or an award, but what happens to those trophies after the victory has faded? Our son,...

On a wing and a prayer: Against the odds, Minnesota couple surprised after in vitro procedure

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 12:40

Kerry Petsinger always wanted to be a mother. The Hawley woman planned for parenthood, factoring it into her career and relationship goals, and her husband, Brett Petsinger, was much the...

Back to our roots: Pocket prairies serve horticultural and history

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 12:39

FARGO — Some business, schools, parks and residents are returning to their roots and planting pocket prairies. These miniature prairies sprout on any utilized or non-developed land, creating a mini...

Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:54

Dear Carol: I have been taking care of my aging parents' needs for several years. Since I live near them, and caregiving suits my personality, I'm happy to do it....

Growing up in landlocked SD, Young becomes commander of Navy diving unit

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:46

MITCHELL, S.D. — The fate of hundreds of Navy, Army and Air Force divers rests in Jay Young's hands.

Young and the entire Navy Experimental Diving Unit, of which the...

Minnesota state representative: Tough to find partisanship in unanimously approved bill

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:34
Grand Forks Herald

ST. PAUL—Recently, a Herald editorial scolded Minnesota House members over a bill that fairly allocates more than $500 million in Legacy Amendment funding over the next two years ("Don't let...

Insurance commissioner: Let's talk honestly about the ACHA

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:33
Grand Forks Herald

BISMARCK—With the recent passage of the American Health Care Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, it is important to have an honest discussion regarding what the AHCA is and...

Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:29

Old gardening humor describes the best way to tell whether a newly emerging spring plant is a weed or a valuable perennial. Tug on it.

If it pulls out easily,...

Royal sister-in-law Pippa takes spotlight in star-studded British wedding

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 09:08

Pippa Middleton, younger sister of Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, was married in a small English country church on Saturday surrounded by royals and celebrities but those hoping for a...

AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 08:30

A chain of restaurants in the Washington, DC area with a North Dakota flavor are very popular with tourists and locals. They were started by the North Dakota Farmers Union...

Candy shop opens in Columbia Mall

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 08:24
Grand Forks Herald

Thief River Falls business owners have opened a candy shop in Grand Forks.

The Candy Corner started selling sweets April 1 in the former Zales store in the Columbia Mall....

Under fire at home, Trump in Saudi on first foreign trip

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 08:22

RIYADH - Dogged by controversy at home, Donald Trump opened his first presidential foreign trip in Saudi Arabia on Saturday and won a warm reception as he looked to shift...

Ferguson Books to gain part owner

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 07:23
Grand Forks Herald 

The owner of a popular bookstore in Grand Forks will get some help with the store as he moves to the center of North Dakota.

Dane J. Ferguson, owner...

How to address winter tree damage, asparagus and sap beetles

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 06:43

Q: Attached are photos that show damage caused to Ponderosa pines by huge winter snowdrifts in south central North Dakota. The weight of the snow bent and broke lower branches....

Bakery to open in Crookston American Legion building

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 06:21
Grand Forks Herald 

CROOKSTON -- The American Legion building in Crookston soon will be home to a bakery.

Brian LaPlante plans to open Back When Food, utilizing the kitchen and bar area...

'A way of life'

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 06:00

RED WING, Minn. — Whether it's hopping into a boat and fishing or sitting in a deer stand, turkey or duck blind, there is always something in season for a...

Toenies leads Hillsboro-Central Valley to region track title

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 23:37
Grand Forks Herald

LARIMORE, N.D.—The year before Shandon Toenies became a member of the Hillsboro-Central Valley varsity track team, the Burros scored a total of one point in the North Dakota Class B...


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