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January 24, 2010
Some have concerns about possible bias in UND nickname case
FARGO -- Leigh Jeanotte "would hope" that North Dakota's Supreme Court won't be biased in any way about the Fighting Sioux nickname because four of its five members are University of North Dakota law school graduates. "But you always wonder about that affiliation with UND and the...
January 24, 2010 - 12:11pm
January 21, 2010
UND nickname likely won't be retired today
GRAND FORKS -- There's a good chance the State Board of Higher Education won't retire UND's Fighting Sioux nickname when it meets today at the university, even though the state attorney general has said that it can, a board member told the Herald. Several factors are in play, said...
January 21, 2010 - 8:45am
January 16, 2010
UND student hit by a car, suffers only small cuts
GRAND FORKS -- A college student was struck by a vehicle Friday afternoon near campus, but the UND Police Department said the man suffered only minor injuries from the incident. Shortly before 3 p.m., the man was crossing Columbia Road from west to east as a vehicle driven by another...
News / accidents
January 16, 2010 - 10:06am
Supporters of UND nickname appeal to North Dakota Supreme Court
GRAND FORKS -- Supporters of UND's Fighting Sioux nickname who lost their lawsuit against the state last year filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court on Friday. It could extend the life of the nickname because it could block the State Board of Higher Education from retiring...
January 16, 2010 - 10:04am
January 2, 2010
UND hockey back in action after 3 week break
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. -- It has been 21 days since the UND men's hockey team played a regular-season game -- tying the longest midseason break in program history. Several things have changed since UND's one-goal loss to Wisconsin on Dec. 12, too. Darcy Zajac is out, recovering from...
January 2, 2010 - 12:24pm
December 30, 2009
UND hockey reinstates suspended player
GRAND FORKS -- UND forward Matt Frattin, who was suspended indefinitely by the team in August, has re-joined the Sioux and may play in the second...
News / sports
December 30, 2009 - 9:35am
December 19, 2009
Judge throws out 'Fighting Sioux' nickname lawsuit
GRAND FORKS - Though he said he didn't want to, district Judge Michael Sturdevant on Friday sided with the state Board of Higher Education by dismissing a lawsuit against the state involving the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname. Sturdevant wrote he could find...
December 19, 2009 - 1:21pm
December 10, 2009
Standing Rock official says ban on Fighting Sioux nickname referendum unconstitutional
GRAND FORKS -- A moratorium on referendums dealing with UND's Fighting Sioux nickname at the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is unconstitutional, Tribal Attorney Brent Kary said. The Dec. 7 opinion came at the request of Tom Iron, a former tribal leader and nickname supporter from the...
December 10, 2009 - 9:58am
December 9, 2009
North Dakota judge won't rule today on Fighting Sioux nickname suit
DEVILS LAKE - North Dakota District Judge Michael Sturdevant will not rule today on a lawsuit filed by University of North Dakota nickname supporters who want the North Dakota Board of Higher Education to give more time for a deal to be worked out between the college and the state's...
December 9, 2009 - 1:21pm
UND student apologizes for rape satire
GRAND FORKS -- After a satirical column involving the subject of date rape backfired in dramatic fashion, Dakota Student columnist Josh Brorby has written another column to apologize. He wrote in the UND student paper that he meant for the column to be a "satirical piece attempting...
December 9, 2009 - 9:26am
UND nickname lawsuit goes to judge
GRAND FORKS - The question of whether the state has the right to change the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname whenever it wants goes before a judge today in Devils Lake. Nickname supporters from the Spirit Lake Dakotah Nation say the state must abide by the timeline...
December 9, 2009 - 8:58am
December 8, 2009
UND student's satire column on date rape draws ire
GRAND FORKS -- In late November, Josh Brorby, a columnist for UND's student newspaper, decided to write a satire from the point of view of a date rapist. It was supposed to mock a certain type of college man, the kind that is so eager for action that they want their bedmates unconscious. What...
December 8, 2009 - 6:26am
December 6, 2009
Sioux stunned in OT by Duluth
DULUTH -- The UND men's hockey team's last memories of the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center will be ones of controversy and frustration. In...
December 6, 2009 - 2:39pm
November 29, 2009
Sioux tie top-ranked Miami
GRAND FORKS -- UND and Miami-Ohio are two of the top four defensive teams in the country. That doesn't mean they lack playmakers and goal scorers. That was evident during an entertaining 5-5 tie between the No. 1 and No. 4 teams in the country in the finale of the Subway Holiday...
November 29, 2009 - 4:00pm
November 27, 2009
UND students look into radio station
GRAND FORKS - University of North Dakota student leaders are seeking input into whether the college should establish a radio station. Jackie DeMolee, chairwoman of the Board of Student Publications, said it's too early to say what shape the station might take, if it would start out...
November 27, 2009 - 8:54am