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Arrest made in connection to videotaped threats to Dakota Access Pipeline protestors
No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
Former astronaut, Sen. John Glenn dead at 95
East Grand Forks snow emergency parking remains in effect
For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
crime and courts
Bison rushing attack has been more productive late in the season
Moving golf ball rule changed in wake of Johnson controversy
Twins manager Molitor getting hip to new regime
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Wild hold off surge by Maple Leafs
'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Office Christmas Party' open at local theaters
Marilyn Hagerty: Samosas, chicken kebabs popular at Steer's
Grand Forks woman collects beautiful artwork with inspirational messages for victims of domestic violence
Passion for pottery
'The Story of the World in 100 Species' available at Grand Forks Public library
Life & Style
Leo J. Lunski
Randall Lee "Randy" Shirek
Helen M. Puffe
Fordville, Cando Game and Fish advisory meetings postponed
DNR developing response plan to halt spread of CWD
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
A rewarding walk in the woods
Editorial: When North Dakota's isolationist senator learned of Pearl Harbor
Letter: Coyotes -- and cattails -- proliferate in rural North Dakota
Fertilizer Institute president: Farmers, consumers need freight-rail reform
Letter: UND hockey team's performance has nothing to do with nickname
Port: Meet the guy who thinks the blizzard was a government attack on #NoDAPL protesters
Arrest made in connection to videotaped threats to Dakota Access Pipeline protesters
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March 24, 2016
County building could see security guards
Visitors to the Grand Forks County Office Building might soon be greeted by a security guard, a move officials hope to be a solution to a loitering...
March 24, 2016 - 12:48pm
Census: Grand Forks, county sees steady growth
Populations in parts of North Dakota have significantly increased, and the Grands Forks metropolitan area continues to see slight but steady...
March 24, 2016 - 6:00am
March 15, 2016
Reports of couple leaving Grand Forks County Building men's bathroom, loud noises prompt public safety meeting
The Grand Forks County Commission has scheduled a meeting to discuss public safety and loitering issues after reports of a couple exiting the men's bathroom together. Loitering had been discussed at length in an early February commission meeting, at which time it was agreed upon that...
March 15, 2016 - 7:03pm
March 12, 2016
Townships could see increase in road maintenance fees from Grand Forks County
For the first time in at least 50 years, the payments townships make to Grand Forks County to maintain roads will change. Earlier this month,...
March 12, 2016 - 11:46am
March 7, 2016
Scot Hoeper starts at new Grand Forks County social services director
Grand Forks County has a new social services director. Scot Hoeper, who lives in Argyle, Minn., started March 1, taking over after Ed Christ, who retired at the end of January. Christ held the role since 2012. "I'm excited to be on board," Hoeper said. The 48-year-old graduated from...
March 7, 2016 - 5:52pm
February 24, 2016
THE TREND: UND president candidate; Bemidji incident; Hillsboro drone tests; 911 phone fee increase possible; kitten available for adoption
UND presidential candidate Morgan Olsen talks student success, experience Morgan Olsen started working as executive vice president, treasurer...
February 24, 2016 - 7:48am
911 phone fee increase could be headed to voters this June
Officials with Grand Forks County 911 hope a 50 cent bump in phone fees can help keep the department's technology up to date. And they hope voters...
February 24, 2016 - 6:00am
February 20, 2016
Grand Forks County staff unsure how state budget cuts will affect services
Grand Forks County Social Services staff are working to figure out how $245 million in mandatory budget cuts at the state level will affect their...
February 20, 2016 - 7:45am
February 18, 2016
VIDEO: Groups flies multiple unmanned aircraft at once for first time at Grand Sky
Three unmanned aircraft buzzed overhead for less than 15 minutes Thursday, but the short flight marked a milestone for their operators and nearby...
February 18, 2016 - 6:35pm
February 17, 2016
Aviation business park marks year since lease signing, gearing up for more construction
It's been a big year for Grand Sky, and project officials hope the next one is even bigger. The lease for the business park focused on unmanned...
February 17, 2016 - 7:32pm
February 13, 2016
Court dispositions from Grand Forks County, Feb. 12, 2016
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News/crime and courts
February 13, 2016 - 12:07pm
February 9, 2016
Grand Forks library location focus of joint city-county meeting
For Brian Schill, the library of the future isn't the one at 2110 Library Circle. The library he envisions has a recording studio, a café, space...
February 9, 2016 - 10:16pm
January 30, 2016
Court dispositions from Grand Forks County, Jan. 28, 2016
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News/crime and courts
January 30, 2016 - 10:54am
January 29, 2016
Grand Forks man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl
A Grand Forks man accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl earlier this summer could face life in prison without the possibility of...
News/crime and courts
January 29, 2016 - 5:14pm
January 26, 2016
Judge elected to preside over North Dakota's northeastern district
The Northeast Central Judicial District, including Nelson and Grand Forks counties, has elected District Court Judge Jon Jay Jensen to serve a three-year term as the presiding judge. Jensen will be responsible for working as the chief administrative officer of all courts in the district...
January 26, 2016 - 7:49am