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A concrete planter in the shape of a human head sits at the main entrance to Grand Forks City Hall on Tuesday. It was decorated by children at an Artwise event in town. Photo credit: Tu-Uyen Tran / Grand Forks Herald.

Downtown Grand Forks gets planter in shape of huge head

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A colorful statue of a bald human head as tall as a minivan was delivered to Grand Forks City Hall Tuesday morning with no explanation.


John Bernstrom, a public information officer, said he was confused when he arrived at work to see the head by the front door.

But it was just a planter brought there by the Urban Development Office.

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Tu-Uyen Tran
Tran is an enterprise reporter with the Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. He began his newspaper career in 1999 as a reporter for the Grand Forks Herald, now owned by Forum Communications. He began working for the Forum in September 2014. Tran grew up in Seattle and graduated from the University of Washington.
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