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Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
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July 29, 2016
East Grand Forks police holding online auction
The East Grand Forks Police Department is holding an online auction to sell off nearly 20 cars, a snowmobile and dozens of bicycles. All but one of the available vehicles were seized during investigations and are court-ordered forfeitures. The snowmobile has been used by the department...
July 29, 2016 - 3:13pm
March 27, 2016
Ready to ride: Fargo bike share speeding to 2nd season
FARGO - The bikes are back in town. Familiar dark green bikes will soon be filling Great Rides Bike Share docking stations in downtown Fargo...
March 27, 2016 - 5:38pm
March 21, 2016
Hand found on Minnesota bike trail turns out to be something else
A portion of the bike trail along the Vermillion River in Hastings, Minn., was closed Saturday afternoon after a hand was found along the trail. Upon further investigation, though, it turned out that the hand was in fact a bear paw. The paw was found Saturday along the trail that...
March 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2015
100 Mitchell bikes refurbished by inmates every year in Pedal Power program
Police in Mitchell pick up about 100 lost bicycles every year, and less than a quarter get returned to their owners. "Most people...
October 27, 2015 - 7:45pm
November 24, 2014
OUR OPINION: Bike-friendly Grand Forks-East Grand Forks earn much-deserved ‘Well done’
Uncertainty dogs the first few moments of any bike ride. Does the machine still work? Is the chain poised slip off the gears? Did you fail to...
November 24, 2014 - 2:15am
November 18, 2014
Grand Forks named national bike-friendly community
Greater Grand Forks was named a bronze level national “bicycle friendly community” by the League of American Bicyclists Tuesday. In a news release, Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown called the title “an honor,” while East Grand Forks Mayor Lynn Stauss said “Greater Grand...
November 18, 2014 - 9:10pm
April 6, 2014
Bike-friendly Missoula enjoys ‘huge’ return
In 2012, Missoula, Mont., won the Gold Award from the League of American Bicyclists, placing it among the top 20 most bike-friendly cities in America. In this interview, Ben Weiss, Missoula’s bike/pedestrian program manager, talks about Missoula’s bike-friendly initiative...
April 6, 2014 - 3:29pm
February 13, 2014
Grand Forks council members debate bike markings
While Grand Forks city staff recommended “sharrows” to accommodate bicyclists on University Avenue between the UND campus and downtown, members of the City Council’s Service/Safety Committee weren’t sure. The sharrows, or arrows with bikes painted on side of the street...
February 13, 2014 - 7:00am
July 8, 2013
PLAY IT SAFE: Quick check can make biking safer
Pleasant summer weather means there will be a lot more bicyclists out and about town and the potential for bicycling accidents go up. A lot...
July 8, 2013 - 6:00am
June 10, 2013
SUMMER FARE: Art, mud, and more art
New Americans: Experience new cultures at the fifth annual World Refugee Fair on Saturday, June 15 during the first Grand Forks Farmers' Market...
June 10, 2013 - 7:00am
May 29, 2013
East Grand Forks officials say bike patrols will help keep parks, Greenway safe
Several East Grand Forks police officers will be patrolling on two wheels instead of four this summer. A successful fundraising program has...
May 29, 2013 - 2:35pm
October 26, 2012
Grand Forks seeks comment on new bike path
The city of Grand Forks is seeking public comment on a proposed bike path along South 20th Street from 40th to 47th Avenue South that would be wider and made of concrete, the city said Thursday. An open house to gather input is scheduled for 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30 in the South...
October 26, 2012 - 8:34am
June 17, 2012
BMX in Grand Forks: A new home for brazen bikers
The BMX moto last week wasn't that stressful for 16-year-old Chris O'Hara, who has been racing locally and nationally for nine years. He's just...
June 17, 2012 - 1:18pm
May 25, 2012
VIDEO: Traveling like nomads, Starkweather, N.D, brothers raise funds to house those in need
STARKWEATHER, N.D. -- Nathan, Isaiah and David Berg hauled barley this week from their family farm to Lake Region Grain Cooperative, just like...
May 25, 2012 - 7:12pm
May 14, 2012
Starkweather, N.D., brothers reach bike trip goal
Nathan, Isaiah and David Berg, the Starkweather, N.D., brothers bicycling from Alaska to Argentina, reached their destination in Ushuaia, Argentina,...
May 14, 2012 - 7:45am