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Terry Harmon benefit set for Satuday: 'Nice to know people care about you'
By Mike Brue GRAND FORKS -- A little more than a year ago, Terry Harmon began a new health journey that turned into a roller coaster ride. Its been a tough haul, he said this week. Still, the 51-ye...
4/18/14 at 9:51 AM NDAD's busy free assistive equipment loan program re-stocked 3/25/14 at 12:37 PM
'Stronger every day': Benefit 11am-2pm Saturday for Forks man hurt in train-vehicle collision 1/24/14 at 9:20 PM
EGF wins state championship
East Grand Forks won its first boys hockey state title this afternoon, beating Hermantown 7-3 in the championship. Check the Herald site for full coverage. Tom Miller is at the tournament. East Gran...
3/8/14 at 5:54 PM
Vintage snowmobiles on display outside Blue Moose
I stopped by to check on the setup for the Vintage Snowmobile Show this morning outside the Blue Moose in East Grand Forks. I'm doing a story for tomorrow's paper and got a chance to drive Lowell Ma...
2/8/14 at 11:30 AM EGF Rod and Gun Club hosts free event for youth shooters 9/4/13 at 9:50 AM
East Grand Forks MDHA chapter offers annual ‘10-gun raffle’ 9/14/12 at 7:00 AM
Benefits of Full-Day Kindergarten
Studies indicate that full-day kindergarten can lead to improved academic achievement and may help close the achievement gap between different socioeconomic and ethnic groups. Learn more about these b...
1/27/14 at 9:00 AM Is your four-year-old ready to "Gear Up?" 9/6/12 at 9:19 AM
Agassiz begins anew 3/9/12 at 1:06 PM
Christmas Market Tour 2013: Berlin Potsdamer Platz
Our final stop on the Christmas market tour in Berlin- Mitte is Potsdamer Platz. Located one kilometer west of Brandenburg Gate, this square is one of the most highly developed areas in Mitte, most ...
1/6/14 at 10:50 AM Joachim Gauck is President of Germany. Who is Mr. Gauck? 3/22/12 at 11:31 AM
50 Years of Genuine Traffic Lights in Eastern Germany 12/13/11 at 6:39 PM
Not One but Two Crescents Shine on Evening Skywatchers
Last night the crescent moon joined a teeny tiny crescent Venus at dusk. Tonight you can watch for them again. While no optical aid is needed to enjoy a lunar crescent, Venus needs a helping hand. I...
1/3/14 at 2:38 PM
In the past week, snow was recorded in many places not accustomed to receiving a lot of the white stuff. Although Jerusalem does record snow on occasion, the amount of snow experienced last week was t...
12/19/13 at 11:20 AM Unprecedented? Think Again. 11/10/11 at 11:14 AM
Record Snow 12/21/09 at 5:53 AM
Toys For Tots (Photo Finish)
12/6/13 at 11:35 AM Potato Bowl Parade 9/9/12 at 6:26 AM
Chuck and Rock 11/23/11 at 12:26 PM
Combining 'Drunken Noodle' and 'Little Bangkok' is a Bad Idea
I'm a little worried. Dave Scheer, the co-owner of Little Bangkok and Drunken Noodle in East Grand Forks, says the two restaurants will soon be combined into one, in the Drunken Noodle location (the ...
11/18/13 at 6:15 PM Bad News: 'Chacherz' Looks Like it's Closed 10/25/13 at 5:20 PM
'Casa Mexico' Revisited 2/24/13 at 12:58 PM
Which "America" Do You Belong To?
The U.S. might be a melting pot but, as we've seen before, pockets of distinct populations exist. This time, it's about the regional differences in America and the culture that's been nurtured and mai...
11/11/13 at 9:33 AM
Two Twin Cities Bites & A Sysco Food Show: Los Paisanos Taqueria & Sun Street Breads
This past weekend, Jake and I headed to the Twin Cities for the wedding reception we never had. We had said our vows in October at a small ceremony and were finally able to extend the celebration to f...
4/11/13 at 11:53 AM Weekend In The Twin Cities & A Torta Quest 8/17/12 at 7:02 AM
Bison Video Blog: Emergency Re-Alignment Edition
Sorry folks for the mass quantity of tweets and blogs on this topic; but it seems there is a massive shift of college basketball schoolsabout to switch leagues; that could affect 10 conferences; inclu...
3/1/13 at 1:48 AM
Public Input Meeting to be held on Nov. 29 to discuss recommendations to improve traffic on University Avenue
The Grand Forks East Grand Forks Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has scheduled a Public Input Meeting from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (CDT) and from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012,...
11/23/12 at 11:19 AM Annual UND Potato Bowl events begin with Thursday French fry feed 9/20/11 at 3:19 PM
Middle Eastern Christianity Here and There
One of the panels at the American Academy of Religion (AAR) concerned Middle Eastern Christianity and it was very very good. Aaron Sokoll's paper, of interest to those of us studying Orthodoxy in Amer...
11/19/12 at 12:43 AM
The Night it All Began
It was a day like any other day; I left the small town It was my destiny; its what I needed to do Long, Long Way from Home by Foreigner It was October 31, 1983, a Monday, and I was trying to decide ...
10/31/12 at 7:12 PM "Get a Grip" Vs. "Yaktrax" 2/1/11 at 9:13 PM