Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
UPDATE: Fire at California loft party kills at least 9, two dozen missing
Islamic State tells supporters to quit messaging apps for fear of U.S. bombs
Devils Lake man killed in one-vehicle crash
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
'So many heartbroken' over Minnesota students' deaths
crime and courts
Travel blog: UND in NYC (updated 10:25 a.m.)
The FCS's version of March Madness on display with the University of San Diego
Five things to know about the University of San Diego
Senior Spotlight: Get to know Bison offensive lineman Zack Johnson
Wild lose third straight, fall to Flames in shootout
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
Marilyn Hagerty: St. Michael's cheery chef mixes 'homemade anything'
'Incarnate' plays in local theaters
Life & Style
Pearl "Pearl" Gilbertson
Carmen L. Nelson
Geraldine "Geri" Machipiness
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
Talkin' with Dokken: Do nightcrawlers work for ice fishing?
Letter: Americans, reject Trumpism and its 'false hope'
Letter: Where is critical thinking when we need it most?
Terry Jarrett: Washington can help make coal cleaner
Letter: Why Grand Forks' churches would be missed
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
40th Wedding Anniversary
November 11, 2016
Waubun pulls away from Stephen-Argyle in Minnesota 9-man football playoffs
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Kyler Szczepanski scored his third touchdown of the game on the opening drive of the second half to give Stephen-Argyle the lead, but the Waubun Bombers responded with 27 unanswered points in the second half to advance to the Minnesota state 9-man semifinals in...
November 11, 2016 - 10:33pm
November 6, 2016
Sunday's local scoreboard
Prep football 6 N.D. 9-man playoffs Friday Championship, Thompson vs. New Salem/Glen Ullin, Fargodome, noon N.D. Class A playoffs Friday Championship, Des Lacs-Burlington vs. Ellendale/Edgeley/Kulm, Fargodome, 9:10 a.m. N.D. Class AA playoffs Friday Championship, Bismarck St. Mary's...
November 6, 2016 - 9:32pm
November 4, 2016
Passing game leads Langdon-Munich offense
LANGDON, N.D.—In general, most football coaches refrain from relying too much on pass-oriented offenses in North Dakota and northern Minnesota....
November 4, 2016 - 2:45pm
November 2, 2016
Small linebacker packing big punch
ROLLA, N.D.—At 5-foot-8, Garrett Munro is the shortest starter on the North Prairie defense. Only one regular is lighter than the 160-pound...
November 2, 2016 - 4:27pm
November 1, 2016
Injury doesn't slow Polk County West football player
FISHER, Minn.—The limp is present when Matt Knutson walks. It usually disappears when he's on the football field. "When I get out on the...
November 1, 2016 - 4:59pm
October 31, 2016
Minnesota sibling buddies, football coaching rivals set to meet in Fargodome
At every Kroulik family gathering, the conversation inevitably turns to football. That should be no surprise. Mark Kroulik was the long-time...
October 31, 2016 - 9:02pm
October 28, 2016
Minot upends Red River in the first round of the Class AAA football playoffs
MINOT—Grand Forks Red River's season came to an end Friday night in the North Dakota Class AAA quarterfinals against Minot. Minot downed...
October 28, 2016 - 9:34pm
A smooth transition for North Prairie football
The North Prairie search didn't go far to find a replacement for Jalen Pfeifer, who was the North Dakota senior player of the year in the 2015...
October 28, 2016 - 8:53pm
October 27, 2016
Red River's passing game evolves as Riders prepare for Class AAA playoffs
Austin Slaughter has caught 53 passes over the past two seasons for Grand Forks Red River's football team. He's been a part of an evolving aerial...
October 27, 2016 - 10:06pm
October 25, 2016
Polk County West vs. Lake of the Woods: Big linemen, big plays
In a game of big plays, even a big lineman got into the scoring act Tuesday for Polk County West. The Thunder rolled up 411 yards in total offense...
October 25, 2016 - 10:45pm
October 14, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: PCW rolls to big win
Matt Knutson started the football season as the starting fullback for Polk County West. When he went down with an injury, John Fontaine took over at the position. On Friday, they were in the starting backfield together, both registering 100-yard rushing games as PCW scored a 34-7...
October 14, 2016 - 10:28pm
October 5, 2016
Don't miss the Sugar Beet Classic this Friday at the Alerus Center
Don't miss all the action at the Sugar Beet Classic Friday at the Alerus Center. At 4:30 PM Grand Forks Central will face off against West Fargo....
October 5, 2016 - 4:55pm
September 30, 2016
PREP FOOTBALL: Big plays push Davies past Central
Fargo Davies had trouble sustaining any offense in the first half. It used the big play to get the job done in the second. The Eagles scored four touchdowns on plays of 30 yards or more in a 34-0 win over Grand Forks Central on Friday night. Alex York scored on runs of 50 and 48 for...
September 30, 2016 - 10:34pm
September 23, 2016
PREP FOOTBALL: Red Lake County hands Polk County West first loss
Polk County West entered Friday's game undefeated. Red Lake County was without a win. That changed for both teams. Red Lake County scored two second-half touchdowns to surge past previously unbeaten Polk County West 24-12. Matt Vettleson scored a touchdown on a 36-yard run in the...
September 23, 2016 - 10:42pm
PREP FOOTBALL: Fergus Falls holds off EGF to stay unbeaten
Ryan Kasowski knew his team had to block the punt to win the game. His East Grand Forks Senior High squad trailed by six. There was less than...
September 23, 2016 - 10:24pm