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Port: North Dakota lets felons vote and that’s as it should be

Sun, 04/28/2019 - 07:05
Grand Forks Herald

MINOT, N.D. -- Sen. Bernie Sanders, a socialist from Vermont who is running for the Democratic nomination for president, thinks felons should vote.

Even those still in prison.

"I think...


Sat, 04/27/2019 - 23:50
Grand Forks Herald

Area college football


NFL Draft

Saturday free agent signings

Tanner Volson, OL, NDSU, L.A. Chargers

Bruce Anderson, RB, NDSU, Tampa Bay Bucs

Taryn Christion, QB, S.D. State,...

As always, weather dictates spring sports schedule

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 23:13
Grand Forks Herald

The scheduling problems have become a source of frustration for George DuBois.

DuBois' Grand Forks Central High School girls soccer team had its first three scheduled games this season postponed...

Texas cornerback Kris Boyd joins ex-teammate Holton Hill in Minnesota

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 23:04

During the NFL draft Saturday afternoon, Texas cornerback Kris Boyd was on the phone with Holton Hill.

Boyd and Hill had been college teammates before Hill joined the Vikings last...

A welcome challenge

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 22:53
Grand Forks Herald

Katherine Geist found herself in unfamiliar territory on the track Friday.

With one-and-a-half laps to go, Thompson's Lana Krack passed Geist. Krack is a standout, having won the 1,600 and...

Former UND cornerback Deion Harris headed to Green Bay, report says

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 22:32
Grand Forks Herald

Former UND cornerback Deion Harris is headed to the Green Bay Packers to take part in the rookie mini-camp, according to Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Jim Owczarski.

Harris, a...

Vikings draftees Dillon Mitchell, Olabisi Johnson both seek No. 3 receiver spot

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 21:35

The job is open to be the No. 3 Vikings wide receiver, and candidates are lining up.

The Vikings selected two wide receivers Saturday in the seventh round of the...

FNS ARTICLE: Football to all dailies TEMPLATE

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 19:37

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The NFL draft is complete, so let the grading begin. It's impossible to know now, in the immediate aftermath, how each team's draft haul will turn out....

Twins fan favorite Willians Astudillo headed to 10-day injured list

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 19:10

MINNEAPOLIS -- Twins fan favorite Willians Astudillo will be placed on the 10-day injured list after suffering a left hamstring injury in Saturday’s 9-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles. He...

UND SOFTBALL: Hawks split doubleheader with South Dakota State

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 18:57
Grand Forks Herald

After falling 2-1 to SDSU in the first game on Saturday, the Hawks pulled off the 3-1 win in the second game to split the doubleheader. 

Vikings take Oklahoma G Dru Samia in fourth round, USC LB Cameron Smith in fifth

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 18:47

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Dru Samia had been studying up on Minnesota, and that’s where he ended up Saturday.

The Vikings added more depth to the offensive line with the selection...

Part of University Avenue to be closed starting Sunday

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 18:35
Grand Forks Herald

Part of University Avenue along the UND campus will be closed starting Sunday.

The city of Grand Forks said crews will be closing the road from Princeton St. to Harvard...

McFeely: NDSU is, officially, a Quarterback U

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 17:52

FARGO -- Chris Klieman was named North Dakota State's head football coach Dec. 15, 2013, five days before the Bison were to play New Hampshire in a Football Championship Subdivision...

Chargers take NDSU quarterback Stick in fifth round

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 17:50

FARGO - Make that three in a row for North Dakota State quarterbacks getting a chance at professional football. The Los Angeles Chargers took Easton Stick in the fifth round...

Minnesota United asking more of star midfielder Darwin Quintero

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 17:07

ST. PAUL --Twice this month, Minnesota United coach Adrian Heath has stood behind the podium at Allianz Field after and, in different ways, called for more from attacking midfielder Darwin...

Kepler homers twice in Twins' win over Orioles

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 17:03

MINNEAPOLIS --Max Kepler homered twice as Minnesota hit five home runs for the second straight day and defeated the visiting Baltimore Orioles 9-2 in a Saturday, April 27, matinee.


US Ag Secretary Perdue hears farm group concerns during North Dakota visit, extends MFP payment deadline

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 16:53

HARWOOD, N.D. — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Saturday, April 27, heard a parade of North Dakota farm group leaders offer support, but also concern about ongoing damage...

Gophers linebacker Blake Cashman drafted by New York Jets

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 15:55

MINNEAPOLIS -- Gophers linebacker Blake Cashman was selected by New York Jets in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.

Cashman’s draft projections ranged from the second round...

Ethics, Sunday shopping and Teddy Roosevelt: Highlights from the 2019 North Dakota legislative session

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 15:48

BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers introduced nearly 1,000 bills and resolutions during the 2019 legislative session, which ended Friday night, April 26. They approved less than two-thirds...

It's time for a desert Frozen Four

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 15:06

The crowd of better than 6,000 was treated to a stunning Arizona sunset its their way into the Tucson Convention Center on a March night in 1991, as the sky...


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