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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
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