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Protests flare after Missouri police killing of armed black man a few miles from Ferguson
2 killed in rollover near Dickinson
North Dakota made progress in reducing flaring in 2014, but is it enough?
Hometown Heroes: Woman committed nearly 40 years to fighting cancer in Grand Forks
2 more arrested for threatening NYPD after killing of officers
crime and courts
WORLD JUNIORS: UND freshman is part of USA’s strong forward group
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Duo brings unmatched scoring to Mustangs
10 years ago today, World Juniors started with a roster of incredible talent
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Miles, Phillips to meet in Hawaii
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Wednesday's results
Sony PlayStation, Microsoft Xbox hit by delays over Christmas Day, hackers claim responsibility
THE LIST: Family New Year's Eve Party ... 'The Vase Project' ... Art exhibit at Urban Stampede
Audiences turn out for 'The Interview,' star and director make surprise appearance
Public Arts Commission sponsors yard art contest
Complex jobs may help maintain brain fitness in aging
life & style
Norma I. Messmer
Zella A. Kueneman
Clarion L. Windingland
Nancy K. Harvey
Fishing over the limit nets a big fine, loss of boat for angler
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Trapping, ice fishing enforcement etc.
Tentative 2015 hunting dates set for North Dakota
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
MARILYN HAGERTY: Moving boldly to 2015
LETTER: Police deserve protesters' thanks, not scorn
LETTER: Every Who down in Whoville, the tall and the small, should sing Ross the merriest Carol of all
LETTER: Tell North Dakota's story during holidays
COLUMN: Neither Rubio nor Paul strikes right note on Cuba
December 18, 2014
Unmanned aircraft officials meet with Hoeven to talk industry future
Local leaders in the unmanned aerial systems industry met Thursday with U.S. Sen.
news / politics
December 18, 2014 - 8:28pm
March 4, 2014
GFAFB more serious about school closure due to expected drop in federal aid
An expected drop in federal aid next year has prompted Grand Forks Air Force Base to revisit the idea of closing one of its two elementary schools. Although the base’s school district has toyed with the idea for several years, the School Board’s consideration is more...
news / education
March 4, 2014 - 9:00pm
January 16, 2014
Grand Forks Air Force Base airman court-martialed for raping wife of deployed airman
An airman at Grand Forks Air Force Base was sentenced Monday to 34 years in prison for raping the wife of a fellow airman who was deployed this past summer, the base said Thursday. Senior Airman Jory Hodge pleaded guilty at his court martial to all charges, including rape by threat...
January 16, 2014 - 12:08pm
January 14, 2014
Taxes, demographics on agenda of Grand Forks schools forum
Tax levies and demographics will be part of a public meeting to be held by the Grand Forks and Grand Forks Air Force Base school boards at 7 p.m. Monday at South Middle School in Grand Forks, the school district said. The Grand Forks School Board will also hold its regular meeting...
education / local / news
January 14, 2014 - 6:42pm
November 21, 2013
Grand Sky park takes step forward
Grand Forks County has taken another step in the process of establishing a business park for unmanned aerial systems at the Grand Forks Air Force Base. The U.S. Air Force recently gave the county approval of its master developer for Grand Sky, the name of the business park. The Air...
local / news
November 21, 2013 - 7:55pm
August 10, 2013
Break-in, assault reported at Grand Forks Air Force Base
A break-in and assault was reported to security forces at Grand Forks Air Force Base early Saturday morning, the base public affairs office said. The victim is being treated by doctors off-base while security forces try to identify a suspect, who remains at large. Besides base...
August 10, 2013 - 10:34am
June 14, 2013
GFAFB members have fundraiser "hoorah" to help military families
The wind was whipping below scattered clouds as a group of eight runners affiliated with the Grand Forks Air Force Base took their first jogging steps together toward the Canadian border Friday morning. Their "Run to the Border" charity is raising money for the Fisher House Foundation,...
local / news
June 14, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 22, 2013
GFAFB not selected by Air Force for new tankers
An announcement by the U.S. Air Force on Wednesday to locate a new air refueling mission at a base in Kansas instead of Grand Forks wasn't surprising at all to John Marshall, a Grand Forks attorney who has been involved in several base realignment and closure rounds over the past...
May 22, 2013 - 12:08pm
April 18, 2013
USAF hears comments about tankers at Grand Forks Air Force Base
There were no marching bands or flowery speeches to greet U.S. Air Force officials when they arrived Thursday in Grand Forks, as is often the...
local / news
April 18, 2013 - 10:01pm
April 17, 2013
N.D. LAWMAKERS: Grand Forks base, region stand ready for tanker mission
The following is a letter from the Grand Forks region's legislators to U.S. Air Force officials who are weighing Grand Forks Air Force Base as a home for America's new KC-46A aerial refueling tankers. The letter was sent earlier this week. Today, the Air Force is hosting a public...
opinion / politics
April 17, 2013 - 10:42pm
OUR OPINION: 'Welcome to paradise'
In their letter on this page, Grand Forks-area legislators make a strong case.
local / opinion
April 17, 2013 - 10:39pm
March 27, 2013
Tim Lamb, Grand Forks, letter: Air Force's loss can be Grand Forks' gain
GRAND FORKS -- As a retired veteran, I welcome retired Air Force Col. Timothy Bush and his family to our community. I think there ought to be a challenging position for Bush here in the developing area of unmanned aircraft systems. We should embrace his expertise, wisdom, leadership...
local / letters / opinion
March 27, 2013 - 11:56pm
OUR OPINION: Air Force should loosen its waistline rules
Sure, rules are rules. But some rules are just dumb. And any rule that forces out a highly trained, highly skilled and highly decorated 25-year...
local / opinion / our opinion
March 27, 2013 - 11:48pm
March 7, 2013
Heitkamp meets with Air Force exec
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., met this week with Acting Under-Secretary of the Air Force Jamie Morin to advocate for North Dakota bases, her office said Thursday. Morin oversees organizing, training, equipping and providing for the welfare of airmen, including Air National Guard,...
local / news / politics
March 7, 2013 - 9:49pm
Jeff Hanson, Larimore, N.D., letter: Hagel filibuster may haunt Hoeven (and N.D.)
LARIMORE, N.D. -- I can't quite figure out who Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., was trying to appeal to when Chuck Hagel had enough votes to be approved as secretary of defense. Hoeven voted for the filibuster despite knowing Hagel would be approved. The secretary of defense has a lot...
letters / opinion / politics
March 7, 2013 - 8:18pm