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Zero new COVID-19 deaths in North Dakota as active cases decline

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 14:14
Today, 51.26% of the population has undergone COVID-19 testing since the beginning of the pandemic.

SD COVID death toll tops 1,700, but vaccinations lead nation

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 14:09
According to the South Dakota Department of Health, 1,705 South Dakotans have died due to COVID-19 including nine new fatalities reported Saturday — totaling one in 519 state residents. However, the state continues to be a notable leader in the nation for its vaccination efforts.

UND football camp Day 3: Hawks continue to develop Boltmann's versatility

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 13:15
On Sunday morning, UND athlete Brock Boltmann's versatility was on display again in a variety of ways during Day 3 of camp at the High Performance Center.

Letter: Project brings needed business to region.

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 13:00
As construction for the Line 3 replacement project has started, thousands of workers have entered our community.

'We can't wait:' Biden to push U.S. Congress for $1.9 trillion in COVID-19 relief

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 11:53
While Congress has already authorized $4 trillion to respond, the White House argues that another $1.9 trillion is needed to cover the costs of responding to the virus, as well as providing enhanced jobless benefits and payments to households.

WSJ: Trump asked Justice Department to go to Supreme Court to overturn election

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 11:43
After his Supreme Court plan got nowhere, Trump explored replacing Rosen with Jeffrey Clark, a Trump ally who had expressed a willingness to use the department’s power to help Trump continue his unsuccessful legal battles contesting the election results, the people told the Journal.

Hormel Institute doctor will use $4 million grant in search of cancer answers

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 10:00
Researcher at Austin's Hormel Institute will study the HIF-1a transcription factor in an effort to understand how cancer starts and patients suffer relapses.

Keep the peace outdoors, don't walk on the ski trails

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 10:00
“Anywhere there is snow on the ground, trail managers have issues with winter trail etiquette,” one trail manager said.. “We don’t want people's first experience to be associated with rude, disruptive behavior.”

Letter: In fear of what lies ahead for the United States

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 10:00
With liberal lunacy now in charge, our freedoms, choices and opportunities will slowly dissolve.

Crash near Hillsboro sends one to Grand Forks' Altru Hospital

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 09:59
Incident occurred early Saturday evening.

Fat tire bikes a hot item for mild winter

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 09:00
A mellow winter has made this an ideal year for many to take up fat tire bicycling, but trails are the gateway needed to introduce outdoor enthusiasts to the sport. A newly developed trail at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center near Spicer and a new fleet of rental flat tire bikes is helping introduce people in west central Minnesota to it.

Is online poker in the cards for North Dakota?

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 09:00
Voters could decide if they are ready to shuffle up and deal over the Internet if Legislature puts constitutional amendment on 2022 general election ballot.

Minnesota author goes back to school for her new novel

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 08:15
"'There are stories and scenes from my real life but fictionalized to make it more interesting," author Stacey Potter says about "The Project."

How COVID-19 measures throttled this flu season -- so far

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 08:01
Flu season should be hammering the Upper Midwest right now. It's not, and health experts say measures taken to fight the spread of COVID-19 are working to fight the flu too.

Two long-serving SCORE counselors retire

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 08:00
Jack Kramer and Marlan Helgeson have retired from SCORE.

Minneapolis crowd control overkill caused blindness, brain injuries, report shows

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 07:03
With no help from city or state, doctors take up the work of tallying harms of police violence on crowds .

Froma Harrop: Without discipline, humane border policy fails

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 07:00
Biden must apply muscle as well as heart at the border or his best plans will fall apart.

Are public health ads worth the price? Not if they’re all about fear

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 05:00
Marketing experts say public health advertising often falls short because it incites people’s worst fears rather than providing clear steps viewers can take to save lives.

WeatherTalk: Dry weather could lead to a hot summer

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 05:00
Dry soil can make a hot afternoon even hotter, John Wheeler says.

Grand Forks marketing company named Agency of the Year

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 00:00
Stray Media Group has been named the 2020 Creative Agency of the Year in North Dakota by industry watcher TopFICE.

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