South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela died peacefully at home at the age of 95 on Thursday after months fighting a lung infection, leaving his nation and the world in mourning for a man revered as a moral giant.
The return of below-freezing temperatures could mean the return of chilly drafts in homes. A new business in Grand Forks offers a way to eliminate drafts and other energy problems — and the profits go toward providing that same weatherization service to low-income people who can’t afford it.
Get to know UND forward defenseman Jordan Schmaltz.
It’s not often that one gets the opportunity to see six art organizations perform in the same weekend, let alone under the same roof. But, half a dozen performing arts groups with more than 140 performers will come together at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Empire Arts Center for the third annual Christmas at the Empire holiday show.
Beware of thin ice. More than a foot of snow blanketed the region this week, and all that new snow acts as an insulator atop lake ice, making it treacherous out there for ice fishermen and others.
Even though its growers will be paid about $370 million less for this year’s harvest compared to the one in 2012, the head of American Crystal Sugar Co. said Thursday he doesn’t expect sugar beet farmers to turn to other crops and abandon beets.
Tim and Melinda preview the weekend releases of "Dallas Buyers Club," "Out of the Furnace" and "The Christmas Candle."
MARILYN HAGERTY: Christmas songs welcome beautiful season
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Thursday’s results
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