The aqua and peach pillars of light over the Grand Forks area Thursday night looked like the northern lights but, weather experts say, it’s something else that might be just as rare.RELATED CONTENT
While flu season has yet to arrive in full force in the Grand Forks region, clinics are starting to see a lot of patients with typical wintertime diseases.
Vikur Lutheran Church in Mountain, N.D., may be the oldest Icelandic church in America, but it wasn’t until November that it got on the National Register of Historic Places, according to federal records.RELATED CONTENT
When Santa waved at the shy little girl waiting for him with her parents, she couldn’t help but give him a wide smile, the corner of her eyes crinkling. Presley Hudson, a 7-year-old from Grand Forks, was dressed in her holiday best for her visit Saturday.RELATED CONTENT
Santa is visiting with children with special needs from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the True North Equipment John Deere dealer in Grand Forks.
The drive to grandma’s house for Thanksgiving should be pretty uneventful Thursday throughout the Dakotas and Minnesota, according to weather forecasts.RELATED CONTENT
A group of senior citizens plan to bring its flash mob to several undisclosed locations throughout Grand Forks during the holiday season, part of the Park District-owned fitness center’s efforts to help seniors stay active and in shape.RELATED CONTENT
After 33 years of putting together turkey baskets for needy local families, UND’s Mortar Board honor society had it down to a system. On Friday afternoon, they were piling potatoes and bags full of packaged food in a row in the university’s big garage. Some bags had more food for larger families, some had less for smaller families.RELATED CONTENT
UND is reporting a missing buoy. Anchored in the middle of Devils Lake, the lonesome buoy would report water quality and its location every 10 minutes to scientists at UND.RELATED CONTENT
In a close, contentious vote in August, the Grand Forks City Council put the kibosh on an expanded recycling program that would have included larger recycling bins for all homeowners and a bigger recycling bill.RELATED CONTENT
The fares are going up for Grand Forks’ Senior Rider service, and that could mean fewer trips and more time at home for seniors with limited means.RELATED CONTENT