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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
January 30, 2010
No. 3 Denver drops Sioux
GRAND FORKS -- It has been talked about and written about endlessly that the UND men's hockey team misses its captain, Chay Genoway. Friday...
January 30, 2010 - 3:47pm
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...
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...
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