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Grand Forks County sheriff sending deputies to protest site
Chancellor Mark Hagerott: Open records laws should be limited in university presidential searches
47th Avenue South reopens near middle school
Moo done it? Udderly disgusting vandalism found on 'world's largest' ND cow sculpture
California legislature passes climate change bills
crime and courts
The Minnesota wolf saga: Numbers still don't add up
Olympic swimmer says he omitted facts to protect teammates
UND FOOTBALL: Missouri Valley mum on membership options
Bachmeier's promotion on NDSU depth chart makes Kindred a D1 kind of football town
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
BOOKNOTES: 'The Value of the Moon,' 'Slick Water,' 'Maple Syrup'
Drone Racing: Flying for fun in Grand Forks
life & style
Danielle Aimee Denney
Donald W. Anderson
Lucille Theodora Bronson
Arne R. Beito
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
Trail pays tribute to a friend
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Froma Harrop: The French have a right to ban the burkini
LETTER: Stop 'protest theater,' let pipeline construction continue
LETTER: Pipeline protesters exercise constitutional rights
OUR OPINION: UAS conference, like UAS industry, soars
May 23, 2014
ND 281 to close in Churchs Ferry
The railroad crossing at North Dakota Highway 281 in Churchs Ferry will close temporarily for construction starting Wednesday, the state Department of Transportation said. BNSF will raise the railroad tracks and NDDOT will repair the road. The department didn’t say when the...
May 23, 2014 - 8:27pm
Detour to begin on MN 200 near Ada
A detour on Minnesota Highway 200 in the Ada area will begin June 4, the state Department of Transportation said. Workers will be replacing culverts, repairing the highway and replacing the bridge over the Marsh River. The affected area starts in Ada and ends at the intersection...
May 23, 2014 - 8:26pm
May 21, 2014
Lanes on 2 Grand Forks routes to close
The city of Grand Forks said it will reduce the number of lanes on two key north-south arterials starting Tuesday.
May 21, 2014 - 7:30pm
May 17, 2014
Contractors see growth, but need workers in Grand Forks and across N.D.
A humming economy is giving construction contractors plenty of work in Grand Forks and across North Dakota.
May 17, 2014 - 10:00am
May 15, 2014
Polk County road work announced
The Polk County Highway Department has announced its construction projects for this year.
May 15, 2014 - 9:36pm
May 13, 2014
Oil conference again drawing global interest; Sean Hannity on the schedule at expanded Bismarck Civic Center
More than 3,400 people from 49 states and eight foreign countries are registered for next week’s Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, with...
May 13, 2014 - 6:15am
May 8, 2014
Booming North Dakota sees rise in call-before-you-dig requests, fines
A flurry of construction activity in North Dakota generated more than 1 million requests to locate underground utilities last year, and state regulators are increasingly digging in their heels when contractors violate the state’s call-before-you-dig law.
May 8, 2014 - 10:00pm
Another summer for street work in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks
Summertime is also construction season, which means drivers in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks may find themselves in front of orange cones...
May 8, 2014 - 6:00am
May 4, 2014
Michigan residents say U.S. 2 project unsafe
Residents of the Michigan, N.D., area are protesting a proposed construction project on U.S. Highway 2 that could eliminate two of four entrances into the community.
May 4, 2014 - 8:00am
May 2, 2014
Northwood leaders try to untangle 2013 street repair problems
Three Northwood city employees, including the city administrator and public works superintendent, have resigned in the past month. City Administrator...
May 2, 2014 - 5:45am
April 19, 2014
Driven deep into the ground, steel pilings are first stage of UND med school project
“Piled higher and deeper” is an old college joke about a Ph.D. degree, but the prep work going on to lay a foundation for UND’s new ivory...
April 19, 2014 - 5:30am
April 8, 2014
Grand Forks, East Grand Forks plugging away at potholes
As snow melts from the roads, a perennial driving annoyance — the pothole — is revealed. Grand Forks and East Grand Forks street crews...
April 8, 2014 - 8:38am
Minnesota Senate panel approves $77 million Senate building
The new, slimmed-down Senate office building project got the OK from the Senate Rules committee Monday, clearing the way for construction to...
April 8, 2014 - 5:00am
April 5, 2014
Grand Forks building permit value this year already hits $31 million
The data box in this week’s Herald business page includes a surprising number: $31 million. That is the building permit value of planned apartment construction so far this year. That is more than any single year in the last 10 except for 2013, when the yearly total was $76 million. Also...
April 5, 2014 - 8:45am
April 4, 2014
308 Minnesota construction projects planned
ST. PAUL — State road repair projects are about to step into proverbial high gear, and there are a lot of them. That might not always be the case. Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charles Zelle called the state’s $1.1 billion effort this year an “amazingly...
April 4, 2014 - 8:30am