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Former Mrs. America convicted of stealing $5,500 from Macy’s in Minnesota
CEO of Minn.-based 3M, one of state's largest employers, quits Trump's manufacturing council
Grafton's Tom Campbell looks to unseat Heitkamp
White House names Hicks interim communications director
Army helicopter with five aboard crashes off Hawaii, U.S. Coast Guard says
crime and courts
Scottish band en route to St. Paul accidentally leaves drummer at N.D. rest stop
CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord tweeted a Nazi salute. He was fired immediately.
Tigirlily brings blend of country, folk, pop music Friday to Grand Forks
Ex-DJ sued Taylor Swift upon losing job after groping allegations against him. Swift is now countersuing for $1.
'Game of Thrones': The major battle scenes, ranked
Marilyn Hagerty: All about Iris
Marilyn Hagerty: Back to school is around the corner
Marilyn Hagerty: Erickson's in Fertile has supper club feel
Marilyn Hagerty: Still plenty of summer left in August
Marilyn Hagerty: Big changes for two Grand Forks favorite sons
UND's Gordon suspended for entire season
UND’s Gordon suspended for entire season
Indians hit five homers in taking first of three-game series with Twins in battle for division
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Allyn O. Marifjeren
Lavelda L. Waslaski
Patrick William McGurran
Archery tournament set for Saturday and Sunday in Thief River Falls
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: 'August Canada goose management take' ushers in new late summer tradition
State, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe collaborate on elk season
Lack of rain creating fire danger in northwest Minnesota
Local produce star of this potato salad
Port: North Dakota Republicans, Democrats get utterly uninspiring candidates for House and Senate races today
Letter: Setting record straight on history of universities
Letter: Can't city's alley dust be alleviated?
Letter: Park deconstruction isn't front-page news
50th Wedding Anniversary
50th Wedding Anniversary
50th Wedding Anniversary
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August 2, 2017
Letter: City turmoil: A joke, but not funny
To the editor, Regarding the story in Friday's Herald ("Call to police details ongoing turmoil"): I remember the last article about the employee....
August 2, 2017 - 8:50am
July 26, 2017
Letter: Politicians, pay heed to employers
To the editor, We readers of the Grand Forks Herald have just read, on the front page of this paper, that an attorney for the city of Grand Forks has described the "legal action" of plaintiffs in the Arbor Park lawsuit as having a "fibulas" case. Can I remind the City Council members...
July 26, 2017 - 9:22am
June 18, 2017
Letter: Read these facts, then vote to develop
To the editor, There has been significant misinformation surrounding Arbor Park. I think it is important to have an informed public for the vote. Here are some verifiable facts: -The city has an agreement to sell the property at market value ($6.00/s.f.). -Today, the lot isn't generating...
June 18, 2017 - 8:31am
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