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18-year-old accused of shooting up ND oil well site
Early budget indicates 'significant impact' for ND higher ed
Charges: Suspect linked to 3 sexual assaults in Fargo
With new details out, the battle over taxes heats up at the Minnesota Legislature
Four sentenced in Bismarck for crimes related to sex trafficking
Herberger's stores in Fargo, Moorhead to close
Sannes Promoted at Western State Bank
Lerud Promoted at Bell Bank
Western State Bank is Proud to Celebrate Community Banking Month
Dolezal Hired at Bell Bank
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Letter: Thanks to all who helped with Billie Sue Ellingson's Benefit
Schools of thought: Social media good or bad?
West Fargo School Board should delay referendum vote
Commentary: Have North Dakota Democrats overplayed their hand politicizing Trump’s trade fight with China?
Massachusetts natives bring Patriots' Day to Fargo-Moorhead with colonial garb, tea and a party
Feeling 'filled up': Longest-serving F-M Symphony member retires after 59 years
Taking the leap: New West Fargo pool facility aims for high-profile events
Next Community Cafe event to feature sliders
'We didn't see this coming': Baxter, Minn. family man didn't show any signs of suicidal thoughts
New metal detectors at Fargodome may require Bison football fans to plan ahead
Forum prep sports podcast talks weather, turf, Force, moving girls soccer to fall
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Calendar for April 18, 2018
Packers girls tennis hopes to build with returning experience
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
home & garden
red river valley fair
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Wild turkeys keep pushing limits of northward expansion
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations announced
UND Wildlife Society Chapter works to make a difference
Harold M. Akason
Arvid L. Terry
Elsie C. Reed
April 5, 2018
UND students to select design for mascot character
GRAND FORKS—The Fighting Hawk could soon be flying at UND events. Or, if not flying, at least maybe dancing and hamming it up on the sidelines. By the end of this semester, students will have a chance to vote on designs for a new mascot character to represent their school at...
April 5, 2018 - 7:04pm
June 19, 2017
Port: That Supreme Court ruling won’t change a thing with the Fighting Sioux nickname controversy
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling today regarding offensive trademarks, and now some supporters of the University of North Dakota’s retired...
June 19, 2017 - 6:59pm
May 29, 2017
Film about UND's retired Fighting Sioux nickname nears completion
GRAND FORKS — A documentary film detailing the life of the University of North Dakota's former Fighting Sioux logo and nickname is coming...
May 29, 2017 - 6:51am
May 12, 2017
UND takes on branding effort to figure out its identity
GRAND FORKS — What does identity mean for an institution in flux? And, more specifically, how do you pinpoint what it means to be a part...
May 12, 2017 - 7:37pm
March 13, 2017
Discarded UND logos created by design firm can remain private, attorney general rules
GRAND FORKS—The University of North Dakota did not have to release preliminary logo designs a New York company created for the school's...
March 13, 2017 - 8:35pm
February 3, 2017
Port: Members of the Public Service Commission wearing 'Fighting Sioux' jerseys is hardly scandalous
My colleague Mike McFeely sees scandal in a photo of Julie Fedorchak and Randy Christmann, collectively two-thirds of North Dakota’s Public...
February 3, 2017 - 9:59am
Watch: Bina, Porter, Trupp and Hakstol recall their unforgetting roles in UND-Minnesota lore
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A name or number is all that's needed to conjure up the memories. From Neal Broten to Robbie Bina to Evan Trupp to...
November 3, 2016 - 9:39pm
October 26, 2016
UPDATE: Man looks to open 'Fighting Soo' restaurant in St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul man plans to build a restaurant near the Xcel Energy Center with a name that will sound familiar to North Dakotans. Imran...
October 26, 2016 - 9:31pm
August 13, 2016
Fighting Hawks merchandise released into the wild
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—University of North Dakota student Blair Nelson was more than ready to get his hands on Fighting Hawks gear, but he said...
August 13, 2016 - 2:24pm
May 30, 2012
Keeping Sioux logo won't punish NCAA
In the recent Forum Communications poll, 56 percent of those intending to vote on June 12 indicated they would vote YES on Measure No. 4 to retire the Fighting Sioux logo while 44 percent said that they intended to vote NO to keep the logo. With this margin, logo opponents may...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
December 28, 2011
Sioux logo petitions threaten UND sports
Like children playing in a mud puddle, we will keep stirring the Fighting Sioux logo issue until we are so dirty that no one will want to play Tiddlywinks with the University of North Dakota.
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
April 27, 2011
Too much already squandered on Sioux logo fight
Those who supported legislation to force the University of North Dakota to keep the Fighting Sioux logo should not have been surprised when the NCAA refused to change its position just because the state Legislature passed a law mandating continuance of the logo. The NCAA had determined...
April 27, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Higher Ed Board forced to fight; authority needs to be confirmed
Passage of the legislation to require the University of North Dakota to keep the "Fighting Sioux" logo has put the Board of Higher Education in a historic quandary. It must now capitulate to the political branches of government, i.e. the legislative and executive, or fight for its...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 2, 2011
Legislators violate oaths in the UND logo fight
At the outset, it should be stated that every member of the Legislature is aware of the constitutional authority of the Board of Higher Education in regard to the state's colleges and universities. Even though this is openly admitted among legislators, the Legislature has continued...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am