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Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee donates 36k to DL Boys & Girls Club
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Alton O. Haugen
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
October 17, 2011
Essentia partners with Sioux Falls' Avera to treat liver disease
FARGO - Patients battling liver disease treated by Essentia Health here now can see a team of specialists visiting from Avera Health in Sioux Falls, S.D. The partnership means Essentia patients, including those who are waiting for a liver transplant, no longer must travel for specialist...
October 17, 2011 - 8:46am
August 12, 2011
Kleinsasser: Big Sky issue might mean it's time to 'move on' with Sioux nickname issue
MANKATO, Minn. -- The Fighting Sioux nickname has no doubt been a loud issue in the NCAA, but it has also resonated into the National Football League. Minnesota Vikings tight end and former University of North Dakota standout Jim Kleinsasser has been keeping up with the ongoing debate...
August 12, 2011 - 9:09am
June 21, 2011
UND president wants Sioux nickname mandate repealed
GRAND FORKS - At the conclusion of last week's meeting of the state Board of Higher Education in Minot, UND President Robert Kelley approached...
June 21, 2011 - 8:31am
March 9, 2011
N.D. Senate committee gives nickname bill 'do not pass' recommendation
The Senate Education Committee has given a do-not pass recommendation to the Fighting Sioux nickname bill. The 5-2 vote against the bill came...
March 9, 2011 - 8:22am
February 22, 2011
North Dakota House votes to keep UND Fighting Sioux nickname, logo
BISMARCK - The North Dakota House debated a Fighting Sioux bill for about 30 minutes on Monday before showing strong support to keep the University...
February 22, 2011 - 7:38am
April 4, 2009
Nickname divides UND Senate
GRAND FORKS - True to its controversial nature, UND's Fighting Sioux nickname divided the University Senate on Thursday when a resolution opposing...
April 4, 2009 - 9:20am
March 21, 2009
Final Five: Duluth stifles Sioux
March 21, 2009 - 8:48am
March 9, 2009
Engelstads behind Sioux scholarship gif
The family of Ralph Engelstad is behind a $1 million Sioux scholarship endowment at the University of North Dakota, they announced this week. The Engelstad Family Foundation released a statement that confirmed what many suspected since the scholarship was established in 2006. The...
March 9, 2009 - 8:53am
February 27, 2009
UND nickname committee wades into debate
GRAND FORKS - In their first meeting as a group Thursday, there already were strong divisions among some members of the UND Fighting Sioux nickname committee. At stake was whether the committee ought to meet with members of the namesake tribes, even if tribal leaders refuse to be...
February 27, 2009 - 6:00am
February 11, 2009
Spirit Lake tribal members want UND nickname on ballot
A group of Spirit Lake tribal members plans to ask the tribal council to hold a reservationwide referendum on UND's Fighting Sioux nickname. "I feel very strongly about it," said group member Eunice Davidson of Devils Lake. "I like the name. I like the college using the name." She...
February 11, 2009 - 6:00am
February 4, 2009
North Dakota Legislative panel recommends killing bill requiring annual NDSU, UND football game
UPDATED 12:20 p.m. BISMARCK - A legislative committee recommended this morning that the House kill a bill that would require an annual football game between North Dakota State University and the University of North Dakota. Before voting 12-1 to give House Bill 1507 a do-not-pass...
February 4, 2009 - 12:40pm
August 26, 2008
Phil Jackson on the Sioux nickname: 'Do the right thing'
Alumnus and legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson urged the University of North Dakota on Monday to "do the right thing" and resolve the emotional Fighting Sioux nickname controversy. "We have to rethink probably our nickname and moniker," he said during the second of two public appearances...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Carp die, but cause unknown
North Dakota and Minnesota officials are looking into what killed thousands of carp in the Bois de Sioux River south of Wahpeton, N.D. Dead fish have started to pile up between Wahpeton and Breckenridge, Minn., where the Bois de Sioux joins the Otter Tail River to form the Red River,...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
University system chancellor plans to meet with UND?leaders on Fighting Sioux nickname
GRAND FORKS - North Dakota University System Chancellor William Goetz said Thursday he plans to meet with some UND campus leaders in coming weeks to discuss the future of the school's controversial Fighting Sioux nickname before naming a committee to formally address the issue. Goetz...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am