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Sydney Mook

Sydney Mook

Managing editor

Sydney Mook has been the managing editor at the Herald since April 2021. In her role she edits and assigns stories and helps reporters develop their work for readers.

Mook has been with the Herald since May 2018 and was first hired as the Herald's higher education reporter where she covered UND and other happenings in state higher education. She was later promoted to community editor in 2019.

Mook is originally from northwest Iowa and loves the New York Yankees. She graduated from the University of South Dakota in 2015.

Prior to working at the Herald, Mook worked at the Dickinson Press from 2016 to May 2018 where she covered a variety of topics from cops and courts to schools and health care.

For story pitches contact her at smook@gfherald.com or call her at 701-780-1134.

While the total is not yet known, around 200 boxes of sacred objects have been found and the remains of around 70 ancestors have also been located so far.
The bill comes amid national debate on the country’s relationship with China and companies that have ties to China. Locally, conversations about Fufeng Group and its proposed corn milling plant have gotten heated at times, with some expressing concerns about the company’s ties to China and others worried about its environmental impact.
Renuka de Silva, who is originally from Hawaii, said the grant money will be used to “train, license and support American Indian or Native American preservice teacher candidates in specific ways to address the most significant areas of need to serve American Indian/Native American students serving school districts.”
So, for now, Grand Forks gets to stay in the same “metro” category as bigger cities, like Fargo, Sioux Falls, Boise and even Los Angeles and New York — giving them a little extra prestige, and more importantly, the same kind of access to federal funding.
Late last year, medical schools across the country reported a surge in applications, with many applicants indicating that the ongoing pandemic influenced them to go into the medical field.
University systems in North Dakota and South Dakota say they will not be requiring students to get the COVID-19 vaccine, citing the inability to do so under state law. Minnesota schools are still weighing their options.
The longtime Grand Forks Herald columnist and reporter was one of three individuals approved for an honorary degree across three North Dakota campuses Thursday, March 25, by the State Board of Higher Education.
Russell Turcotte, originally from Wolf Point, Mont., was 19 when he went missing from Grand Forks. His body was found several months later on Nov. 5, 2002, in a tree row 10 miles west of Devils Lake, about a half-mile north of U.S. Highway 2.
Hundreds of political science experts, including those from Minnesota and the Dakotas, say President Donald Trump is a threat to the country and the future of democracy.
About 40% of the meteorites that fall to Earth are made up of materials from the (6) Hebe asteroid.