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City in northeast corner of North Dakota opens daycare facility, hopes to spur growth
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
More than 120 Dakota Access protesters arrested, sent to jails across North Dakota
Community comes together to stock Amen Food Pantry’s shelves before the holidays
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Bernice M. Kuhn
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 25, 2016
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
OSLO, Norway—A leak at a small nuclear reactor in Norway has been contained, with no injuries sustained and no expected environmental...
News/Nation and World
October 25, 2016 - 10:43am
August 29, 2016
Freak lightning storm kills 323 reindeer in Norway
OSLO, Norway -- A freak lightning storm has killed 323 reindeer in a remote mountainous area of Norway, officials said on Monday.Dead animals...
News/Nation and World
August 29, 2016 - 12:30pm
December 19, 2014
Man’s tractors find a new home in Norway
By Tracy Frank Forum News Service McLEOD — Four collector tractors Jim Haugen restored have found a home an ocean away in Norway. “It’s...
December 19, 2014 - 8:59pm
October 1, 2014
Norway’s ambassador to the United States visiting University of North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Norway’s ambassador to the United States highlighted the importance of education exchanges between the two countries in a visit to Grand Forks Wednesday. Kåre Aas, who became ambassador last year, arrived in Grand Forks Wednesday as part of his first trip to North...
October 1, 2014 - 10:24pm
August 30, 2014
UND has a Norwegian connection: Medical exchange students learn about health care in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — As they learn and work with doctors in Grand Forks, two medical students from Norway are finding that they have an instant connection...
August 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
July 19, 2014
Renewing a gift of friendship: ND gave Norway Lincoln statue; family and friends return for centennial
FARGO — On July 4, 1914, a delegation from North Dakota that included Gov. Louis Hanna brought the people of Norway a gift to celebrate their...
July 19, 2014 - 11:51pm
June 24, 2014
Senators oppose Obama’s Norway ambassador pick: Gaffes at nomination hearing show ignorance of country, leaders say
Both of North Dakota’s senators said Monday they opposed President Barack Obama’s nomination for the ambassador to Norway. Democrat Heidi Heitkamp and Republican John Hoeven both cited George Tsunis’ apparent lack of knowledge about Norway, a common criticism since Tsunis’...
June 24, 2014 - 11:30pm
June 13, 2014
Brine spill reported in Mountrail County releases 258 barrels
ROSS - The North Dakota Department of Health has reported a brine spill in Mountrail County, according to a press release. A tank on a Statoil well site six miles southwest of Ross overflowed, releasing 258 barrels of brine, according to an initial report. All of the spill has...
June 13, 2014 - 5:41pm
November 19, 2013
Norwegian reality show holds casting call for local contestants
FARGO — A Chicago casting company is looking for a few good Midwesterners with Norwegian ancestry to compete on the fifth season of a hit Norway-based reality show. “Alt for Norge” (“The Great Norway Adventure”) pits 12 Norwegian-Americans against one another, competing...
November 19, 2013 - 9:02pm
September 24, 2013
Norwegian delegates tour UND, discuss oil industries
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota and Norway have a long history of cultural connections. But Monday's visit to the University of North Dakota from...
September 24, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2013
Norwegian journalist reflects on his years covering U.S., including 'Norwegian America'
GRAND FORKS - Alf Ole Ask, the New York-based correspondent for one of Norway's major daily newspapers, was sitting alone in a hotel bar somewhere in the Southern United States when a man approached him and invited him to join a party. It was a wedding party, and the man was the...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Long-distance friendship made shorter: Norwegian and Grand Forks pen pals of 6 years meet
GRAND FORKS -- Kristine Andersen, 18, of Sarpsborg, Norway, said her first taste of Grand Forks felt "just like the movies." Andersen has been...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
3 North Dakotans among latest Bush Fellows
GRAND FORKS -- International refugees resettled in Fargo, American Indians living in Bismarck and North Dakotans wrestling with effects of an oil boom and looking to boom-experienced Norway for sage advice -- all are subjects to be tackled by some of the latest recipients of Bush...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
'Pen pals' who Skype make the world smaller
GRAND FORKS -- Standing in front of a computer screen, fifth-grader Hannah SnoBeck of Ben Franklin Elementary held up a page of her homework....
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
March 19, 2013
Norway-North Dakota oil connection continues to grow with new UND exchange
GRAND FORKS -- The Norway-North Dakota connection founded by 19th-century immigrants and "greased" by more recent ties in oil development continues to grow, as the University of North Dakota and the University of Bergen, Norway, look to establish a student, faculty and research exchange. Paal...
March 19, 2013 - 10:12am