Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Light rail stop in downtown Minneapolis to stop two days before Super Bowl
Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
Hoeven speaks to cabin owners about Jamestown Reservoir bill
Army vet and former Minn. legislative aide charged in fatal shooting of his student girlfriend
Arbor Park Supreme Court case sees most appellants withdraw from suit
crime and courts
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
EGF high school, UND present musical theatre productions this weekend
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Wild's Foligno, Ennis happy to be part of a winning culture
Comfort and guts have Keenum playing like one of NFL's top QBs
UND getting timely goals from all lines
Wisconsin pub offers free beer until the Packers score. On Sunday, beer flowed.
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
Alice F. Alkire
Peter L. Backlund
Robert G. "Bob" Schardin
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Our view: New hospital a victory for the community
Mike Jacobs: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Letter: Apprenticeship model can solve deficiency
Letter: Nobody credits web for educational success
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Five Generations of Dziengels
blues on the red
June 19, 2017
Blues on the Red returns to downtown Grand Forks Saturday
The Downtown Development Association will host the first the Happy Harry's Blues on the Red summer concert at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Grand Forks Town Square. Virgil Craine will take the stage at 5 p.m., opening for headliner Mississippi Heat who will play at 8 p.m. The concert is...
June 19, 2017 - 5:08pm
June 18, 2016
Blues on the Red returns to Town Square in downtown Grand Forks Saturday for its 10th year. Ray Fuller and the Bluesrockers headline headline the first show of the outdoor summer concert series, and Ross William Perry opens. The show starts at 5 p.m. and lasts until 10 p.m. Monday...
June 18, 2016 - 5:42pm
June 7, 2016
Lineup announced for Blues on the Red concert series
The Grand Forks Downtown Development Association announced its lineup Tuesday for its annual Blues on the Red concert series. The first show...
June 7, 2016 - 11:33am
August 30, 2015
VIDEO: Ninth annual Blues on the Red closes out to big crowds
Crowds amassed in downtown Grand Forks Saturday for the last Blues on the Red show of the summer. The free event was held in town square and...
August 30, 2015 - 12:45am
August 28, 2015
Celebrating Pride: Weekend brings handful of Grand Forks Pride events
Given the U.S. Supreme Court's decision earlier this year to stop bans on gay marriages, the local LGBT community and its supporters have an...
August 28, 2015 - 7:00am
July 24, 2015
THE LIST: 'Once on This Island' ... Blues on the Red ... Concert in the Garden
'Picking with the Pickers' Friday at Shooting Star Casino: Frank Fritz and Danielle Colby-Cushman, stars from the television series "American Pickers," will be performing in an interactive show at 8 p.m. Friday at the Shooting Star Casino. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at...
July 24, 2015 - 7:00am
June 26, 2015
THE LIST: 'Cinderella' ... Blues on the Red ... 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'
Thompson Square Friday at Shooting Star Casino: The husband/wife duo Thompson Square will be performing at the Shooting Star Casino on Friday at 8 p.m., doors opening at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $20 and may be purchased at StarCasino.com. 'Cinderella' Friday at Empire Arts...
June 26, 2015 - 6:45am
June 27, 2014
Blues on the Red kicks off on Saturday
For three Saturdays this summer, Grand Forks’ Town Square will once again have the blues. Tomorrow begins the seventh year of the annual Blues on the Red series in downtown Grand Forks. The free concerts feature blues musicians from around the region and the United States. Opening...
June 27, 2014 - 8:15am
June 22, 2012
Grand Forks' summer blues series kicks off Saturday night in Town Square
Bluesman Corey Stevens lives on the West Coast but his band is based out of Minneapolis and most of his performances are in the Upper Midwest....
June 22, 2012 - 6:50am
August 25, 2011
Lamont Cranston Band headlines Blues on the Red
There is no Lamont Cranston in the Lamont Cranston Band, the band that will headline the final Blues on the Red concert from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday...
August 25, 2011 - 7:23pm
June 23, 2011
Downtown's got the Blues: Blues on the Red season starts Saturday
Blues man James Armstrong will bring music to downtown Grand Forks on Saturday night for the first Blues on the Red concert of the season in...
June 23, 2011 - 9:04pm
August 26, 2010
If you go to Blues on the Red
- What: Blues on the Red concert featuring Big Walter Smith & the Groove Merchants the and the Lisa Wenger Band. - When and where: 6 to 10 p.m., Grand Forks Town Square. - Admisson: Free; food, beverages available for purchase; (701) 787-9436.
August 26, 2010 - 11:09pm
Brother to the Blues
Big Walter Smith has personified the blues in Minneapolis and St. Paul for 40 years. Saturday night, he'll headline the final Blues on the Red...
August 26, 2010 - 11:07pm
July 22, 2010
Davina belts out the blues
Davina & the Vagabonds, the Minneapolis band set to headline Saturday's Blues on the Red concert, has a fun, sassy and soulful style that has found a welcome everywhere from dive bars to the big blues festivals here and in Europe. "We're always the blues band at the jazz festival...
July 22, 2010 - 5:47pm
Davina belts out the blues
Davina & the Vagabonds, the Minneapolis band set to headline Saturday's Blues on the Red concert, has a fun, sassy and soulful style that has...
July 22, 2010 - 5:47pm