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U.S. congressman Fattah of Philadelphia charged in racketeering case
Community Foundation grants $19,000 to nonprofits
Highway Patrol to hold sobriety check
Second Day of Windy Weather
'Worrisome' increase in drug arrests spurs jump in North Dakota crime rate
crime and courts
NDSU one of six schools headed to the Big 12 for wrestling
Pirates top Twins with ninth inning homer
WDAZ, WDAY to produce prep sports focused TV show
UND MEN'S BASKETBALL: Team prepares for Italy trip with inexperienced backcourt
BRAD SCHLOSSMAN: World Junior days likely done for Grand Forks
THE EATBEAT: Pudder, Boney Billy among the sandwich options at Erbert and Gerbert's
Split-up parents work together to raise daughter
Grand Forks man celebrates surviving rare cancer
Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, dead at 22
Horse therapy program in Bemidji helps clients face challenges
life & style
John Guy Millar
Emory A. Solie
Ronald W. Volden
Cecil Raymond Zarling
Park River man catches 29-inch walleye
NICE FISH: Big catches around the region
BRAD DOKKEN: Kayak trip targets stigmas
Camp Cookbook: Halibut Fennel Pasta Salad
DOUG LEIER: N.D. offers wealth of shore fishing opportunities
OUR OPINION: Debate away on UND nickname, but civil discourse is best method
LETTER: Did Grand Forks school district mislead the Herald?
LETTER: Sandra Bland case reeks of racism
LETTER: Sioux people deserve seat at UND nickname-selection table
LETTER: UND nickname acceptance will take time
50th Wedding Anniversary
40th Wedding Anniversary
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July 28, 2015
With increase in strays, animal shelter to seek financial relief from Grand Forks county
A substantial increase in stray animals brought in from Grand Forks County has the Circle of Friends animal shelter proposing an increase to its allocation from the county's budget. Circle of Friends Humane Society serves as the county pound and receives funding each year for the...
News / local
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July 23, 2015
GF County jail staff were 'deliberately indifferent' to dead inmate's medical needs, plaintiffs say
A complaint filed in federal court this month claims Grand Forks County, along with several jail officials in Grand Forks and Devils Lake, is responsible for the death of an inmate at the county jail in 2013. The complaint, filed two weeks ago in U.S.
News / region
July 23, 2015 - 11:50pm
Roll call: Review of Grand Forks area board attendance shows most make it to meetings
Officials elected to Grand Forks area city councils, school boards and county commissions have been present for the majority their meetings,...
News / local
July 23, 2015 - 12:15am
July 18, 2015
VIDEO: Trucker won't face charges for wildfire that shut down I-29, caused 10-car crash
The state's attorneys in Grand Forks, Pembina and Walsh counties have collectively decided to not pursue charges against the semi truck driver...
News / crime and courts
July 18, 2015 - 12:20pm
VIDEO: Construction on UAS park near Grand Forks to begin soon
Plans for an empty expanse of concrete and dozens of empty acres near Grand Forks Air Force Base have finally come to fruition after a nearly...
July 18, 2015 - 6:00am
July 12, 2015
UPDATED: Rain, hail sweep through region as warning sirens sound
Heavy rain, hail and rotating clouds swept across the region late Sunday afternoon, prompting warning sirens throughout the Grand Forks area....
News / region
July 12, 2015 - 4:17pm
July 8, 2015
Grand Forks attorney Thelen named district judge
Gov. Jack Dalrymple appointed Grand Forks attorney John Thelen to the Northeast Central Judicial District Court bench Wednesday. Thelen replaces Lawrence Jahnke, who retired earlier this year. "John is a dedicated and highly-qualified attorney who is well respected by his peers,"...
July 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
Grand Forks County Commission denies salary grievances
The Grand Forks County Commission has denied 24 grievances filed Highway Department employees last November. The grievances, made by 12 employees, claim the commission made an arbitrary decision Nov.
News / local
July 8, 2015 - 6:15am
July 7, 2015
Firm wins bid for tech park fence, gate
Fence and gate construction will begin for the Grand Sky unmanned aerial system tech park in two weeks after the Grand Forks County Commission gave approval at a meeting Tuesday. Tom Swoyer, president of Grand Sky Development Co., said only one bid was received due to contractors...
July 7, 2015 - 5:22pm
July 6, 2015
First Grand Forks County same-sex marriage license issued
A week and three days after the Supreme Court made gay marriage legal in North Dakota, Grand Forks issued its first same-sex marriage license Monday. Scott Grassel and Patrick Steele will be the first same-sex couple to be married in Grand Forks County. The couple has been together...
News / local
July 6, 2015 - 7:51pm
Dalrymple presents $5.6 million for UAS park as construction start looms
With a memo line reading "Grand Sky UAS Park," Gov. Jack Dalrymple presented a check Monday for $5.6 million to Grand Forks County. The state...
News / region
July 6, 2015 - 12:16pm
June 30, 2015
Governmental offices closed Friday for Independence Day
Most city, county and state offices will be closed Friday in observance of Independence Day. The city of Grand Forks said in a news release Tuesday it will not conduct regular city business that day. City Bus, Senior Rider Bus and Dial-A-Ride will run as scheduled on Friday, but...
June 30, 2015 - 5:22pm
June 27, 2015
Arvilla man dies in rollover
An Arvilla, N.D, man died late Friday night in a rollover. At about 11:30 p.m., the unnamed male, 52, was driving a 2002 Dodge Ram west on Highway 2 near Arvilla when he failed to negotiate a left-hand curve for an unknown reason, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The...
June 27, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 15, 2015
Legislation seeks to promote private training for military UAS pilots
Language introduced in two bills moving through Congress could prove to be beneficial for Grand Forks County's unmanned aircraft systems business...
June 15, 2015 - 4:19pm
June 10, 2015
Northwood attorney appointed to Grand Forks County Commission
The Grand Forks County Commission has found John Schmisek's replacement. David Engen, an attorney in Northwood, N.D., will be sworn in Tuesday...
June 10, 2015 - 1:35pm