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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
crime and courts
Red River holds off Bismarck Century to advance at state
Aggies earn their return
Photo gallery from the Class B Girls Basketball Tournament
Thursday's local scoreboard
Red River downs Bismarck Century 4-2, advances to semifinal round
Chloe Elizabeth Wedin
W. Milton Gregoire
Outdoors Report: Fishing remains good on Lake of the Woods; walleye season on Upper Red and other Minnesota inland waters closes Sunday
USDA sets webinars on conservation program
Adalyn Linnell walleye
Rich Lehn pike
Devils Lake angler catches potential world line-class record white bass
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Editorial: Why the Dakota Access Pipeline protest failed
George Will: America's predictable pension crisis looms
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
60th Wedding Anniversary
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April 19, 2016
Grand Forks County burn ban lifted
With recent rains, Sheriff Bob Rost has lifted the burn ban in place for Grand Forks County. If conditions change and the area dries out again to a "dangerous level," another burn ban could be put in place, Rost said in a Monday news release. Residents should contact a local fire...
April 19, 2016 - 5:30am
April 6, 2016
Burn ban in effect for Grand Forks County
The Grand Forks County Commission approved Sheriff Bob Rost's recommendation to implement a burn ban. The ban went into effect Tuesday, and anyone who violates the ban is guilty of a Class B misdemeanor and could be punished with up to 30 days in jail and a $1,500 fine. Violators...
April 6, 2016 - 2:28pm
April 1, 2016
Lake of the Woods
April 1, 2016 - 9:30am
March 31, 2016
Sheriff recommends burn ban in Grand Forks County
A burn ban should be in place as spring arrives and the area gets dry, Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost said Thursday. "Rural fire departments have responded to a few calls where the dry conditions have caused fires to get out of control in a hurry," Rost said in a press release....
March 31, 2016 - 12:24pm
March 30, 2016
Runway access a go for Grand Forks County tech park tenants
Tenants of the Grand Sky technology park under construction on land rented from Grand Forks Forks Air Force Base will now have access to a runway...
March 30, 2016 - 6:25pm
March 28, 2016
Dry spell means early start for Grand Forks County farmers
There's a crispness in the air as winter gives way to spring. Just enough so that Evan Montgomery's nose has begun to run. He wipes it clean,...
March 28, 2016 - 8:00pm
March 26, 2016
Grand Forks' health rankings drop for second straight year
As the director of the Grand Forks Public Health Department, Debbie Swanson said it's "disconcerting" to see Grand Forks County once again drop...
March 26, 2016 - 3:29pm
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