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Study reveals local economic impact of arts and culture
The Beehive: Splitting hives and introducing new queens in Kansas
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Local March for Science draws people from all walks of life
Kinship director settles into new role
Panthers win title at Tianna
Panthers hold off Crookston rally in 6-5 win
Braves fall into tie for first in conference
Panthers pick up win at No. 3 doubles
Warriors look to be competitive in Northern Pines play
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Ervin William Hellman, Sr.
Mathilda Ann "Tillie" Brayton
Derald S. Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band festivals
Historical re-enactor commemorating 100th anniversary of World War I
Storytellers invited to enter contest
PRDBA chooses 2nd Street Stage's winning button design
Park Rapids Classic Chorale joining Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Handel's 'Messiah'
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
Rotary invites award nominations
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Lions International celebrates 100 years serving communities
Letter: Support legislation dealing with protesters
Letter: Commissioners should present insurance plan publicly
Letter: Airstrikes a masterful move
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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July 23, 2015
'Like they're not listening:' Nickname protest scheduled for Friday near UND
When Krista Easterday heard UND's nickname committee had eliminated the option of continuing to play as UND/North Dakota, she said she couldn't sit idly by any longer. "It pushed a lot of buttons," the Fargo native said. "Taking North Dakota off the ballot, because having...
July 23, 2015 - 8:07am
July 22, 2015
UND/North Dakota, Green Hawks nickname entries eliminated by committee
The University of North Dakota’s nickname committee has eliminated the option of continuing to play as UND/North Dakota. At a meeting Tuesday evening, the 11-person committee discussed that option along with six other nickname possibilities: Fighting Hawks, Green Hawks, Nodaks,...
July 22, 2015 - 7:46am
September 20, 2014
A new step for UND nickname: Task force created to replace Fighting Sioux logo
By Jennifer Johnson/ Grand Forks Herald GRAND FORKS — A new task force at the University of North Dakota has been formed to develop the process for picking a new nickname and logo, according to the university on Friday. The announcement comes one month after the university...
September 20, 2014 - 10:50am
October 24, 2012
Nevis School retaining the Tiger as mascot
The Tiger will reign supreme; the Muskie has been delivered to the depths. After hearing an impassioned discourse from former coach and athletic...
October 24, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2012
ND Voters: Retire FIghting Sioux name
GRAND FORKS -- A month before the electoral showdown over the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname, a new statewide poll shows likely voters inclined toward allowing the university to retire the historic name and logo. Of 500 people surveyed who said they are extremely,...
May 16, 2012 - 7:30am
April 4, 2012
Fighting Sioux nickname headed for June ballot after North Dakota Supreme Court decides not to rule
The Sioux nickname issue is coming to a polling booth near you. The North Dakota Supreme Court declined Tuesday to address the constitutional...
April 4, 2012 - 7:37am
November 8, 2011
ND lawmakers get earful over Fighting Sioux nickname repeal
BISMARCK -- As he and other legislators settled in for a two-hour hearing Monday on a bill that could lead to retirement of UND's Fighting Sioux...
November 8, 2011 - 7:28am
August 16, 2011
'We have exhausted all avenues': Fighting Sioux nickname to be gone by year's end
GRAND FORKS - As they returned from their last-ditch effort to defend "Fighting Sioux" as a beloved, noble and ennobling nickname, the state's...
August 16, 2011 - 5:50am
June 21, 2011
UND president wants Sioux nickname mandate repealed
GRAND FORKS - At the conclusion of last week's meeting of the state Board of Higher Education in Minot, UND President Robert Kelley approached...
June 21, 2011 - 8:27am
April 20, 2011
NCAA remains firm on Fighting Sioux name, logo
GRAND FORKS - Nothing has changed. That's the message University of North Dakota President Robert Kelley received Tuesday from the NCAA, after...
April 20, 2011 - 7:42am
March 17, 2011
Website says UND officials used school's aircraft to lobby against Sioux nickname
An online report on University of North Dakota officials' use of aircraft to travel to Bismarck and testify on Fighting Sioux nickname legislation...
March 17, 2011 - 7:18am