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Undersea documentarian deGruy dies in copter crash

February 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Mike deGruy, an award-winning cinematographer who spent three decades making documentary films about the ocean, was killed in a helicopter crash in eastern Australia. He was 60. Continue Reading

SEPTEMBER 11: Networks plan array of specials on 2001 terrorist attacks

August 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hard as it is to believe, 10 years have passed since that terrible morning, and television will lead up to the anniversary with programs attempting, again, to make some sense of a day that changed America. Continue Reading

Documentary on Theodore Roosevelt released, now on sale

April 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

More than 125 years ago, Theodore Roosevelt could have been seen walking through the Badlands snapping photos. Continue Reading

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‘Boomtown’: Planet Green looks at oil’s impact on tiny Parshall, N.D.

January 22, 2011 in INFORUM

When Parshall, N.D., Mayor and grocery store operator Richard Bolkan heard that a TV crew had come to his small town to film a piece on the oil boom in western North Dakota, he didn’t think much about it. Continue Reading

Documentary on Dorgan premieres tonight

January 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The documentary, produced by Prairie Public’s Bob Dambach, premieres at 8 tonight on Prairie Public Television. Filmmakers shadowed former Sen. Byron Dorgan over the course of two days in September, before Dorgan left the Senate. They followed Dorgan as he was engaged in legislation, meetings and speeches typical in his daily Washington, D.C., schedule. Continue Reading

Filmmaker researching Williston area for possible documentary

November 11, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A British documentary filmmaker is searching for sympathetic characters to tell the story of the influx of people from around the nation to Williston. Continue Reading

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Panelists discuss students’ stresses

September 30, 2010 in INFORUM

Devon Marvin lost her life “because of a stupid math test.” Continue Reading

Joaquin Phoenix to David Letterman: I’m sorry

September 23, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Actor Joaquin Phoenix returned to David Letterman’s “Late Show” on Wednesday to apologize for his wacky appearance last year that turned out to be an elaborate piece of performance art.
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At 82, Dr. Ruth has more than sex on her mind

August 18, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the world renowned sexpert, is in Israel probing something completely new.

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