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Construction projects in northwest Minnesota construction at a standstill
Shipowners slash costs, leaving some crews unpaid, unsafe as downturn bites
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
crime and courts
Transmitter-equipped sturgeon giving researchers 'insane' amount of data
Healthy outlook for Minnesota bear hunt
Bison survive overtime thriller against Charleston Southern
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UND rallies, but falls short against SEC member Ole Miss
BRAD SCHLOSSMAN: UND's Athletics committee is problematic
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Lillian K.M. Berg
Edward A. Pester
Clement C. Nadeau
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
Fishing with the fishes
Regs to remember for archery season
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
50th Wedding Anniversary
UPDATE: Tornadoes spotted in Red River Valley, hail hits Grand Forks County
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August 14, 2016
Amazon proposes paying more than $845,000 to terminate Grand Forks lease early
Internet retail giant Amazon has proposed paying more than $845,000 to terminate its lease at a city-owned building in west Grand Forks. The...
August 14, 2016 - 4:41pm
August 3, 2016
Simplot's $30M freezer project clearing Grand Forks planning hurdles
An appearance before the Grand Forks City Council and an approved site plan is all that's standing between J.R. Simplot Co. and a $30 million...
August 3, 2016 - 8:34pm
July 23, 2016
Grand Forks consistently checks warning sirens for issues
The notification from the city of Grand Forks last week that a warning siren was not functional was prompted by a construction-related change,...
July 23, 2016 - 3:51pm
July 21, 2016
Neighbors angered at lack of progress on nuisance property
Neighbors living near Donald Masse's house in Grand Forks are fed up that nothing is being done to clean his property. A year after being ordered...
July 21, 2016 - 7:33pm
July 13, 2016
Simplot plans $30 million freezer expansion in Grand Forks
J.R. Simplot Co. is planning a $30 million expansion to its north Grand Forks potato processing plant, according to a city memo, though a company...
July 13, 2016 - 8:48pm
June 10, 2016
Frontage road near Simplot to close
A small portion of the frontage road in front of J.R. Simplot Co.'s Grand Forks plant will be closed next week. The city of Grand Forks said crews will close the road to the west of North 36th Street to repair a sanitary sewer Monday, but the intersection at North 36th Street will...
June 10, 2016 - 4:20pm
May 24, 2016
Residents, crews continue cleaning up after Sunday night storm
A section of a Grand Forks street remained closed late Tuesday morning, signaling the level of damage left by a Sunday night thunderstorm that...
May 24, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 5, 2015
Grand Forks working to loan more economic development funds
Grand Forks and local business officials want to find ways to loan more of the city's economic development funds. It's revolving loan fund has been out of compliance with U.S. Economic Development Administration requirements for multiple reporting periods because it has not loaned...
October 5, 2015 - 6:15am
July 22, 2015
OUR OPINION: Grand Forks needs stronger action on nuisance complaints
Grand Forks is a well-run city in most respects, and we're convinced most residents would agree. But Tuesday's front-page story about a house...
July 22, 2015 - 5:00am
January 21, 2015
Charges against former Grand Forks day care worker dropped
All charges against a former Grand Forks day care employee were dropped earlier this month after a psychologist found the defendant had likely...
News/crime and courts
January 21, 2015 - 9:31pm
January 18, 2015
Car abandoned after crashing into tree in Grand Forks
Grand Forks police are investigating a single-vehicle accident in which the driver fled the scene after driving into a tree Saturday night, according to the Grand Forks Police Department. A 1996 Geo Prizm was headed west at about 11:15 p.m. Saturday in the 2100 block of 12th Avenue...
January 18, 2015 - 12:36pm
January 17, 2015
Grand Forks activist calls for renewal of Martin Luther King's fight for change
For Natasha Thomas, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a time to reflect, be involved in the community and "renew the resolve to live in the spirit...
January 17, 2015 - 9:17pm
One injured in car accident in Grand Forks
A Grand Forks man was injured in an accident at North Fifth Street and Gateway Drive Saturday morning, according to the Grand Forks Police Department. Jason Martin, 40, of Grand Forks was transported to Altru Hospital after a 2006 Lincoln Navigator collided with the passenger side...
January 17, 2015 - 1:12pm
No one injured in late night Olson Drive fire
Grand Forks firefighters could not save the garage of an Olson Drive home Friday after it caught fire, injuring no one, according to the Grand...
January 17, 2015 - 9:58am
January 7, 2015
No cause found in Grand Forks fire
Fire officials will not know the cause of the Sunday fire that caused "extensive damage" to a downtown Grand Forks home for another couple of...
January 7, 2015 - 3:28pm