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At conservative gathering, Trump blasts purveyors of 'fake news'
Person dies after snowmobile falls into open waters on Devils Lake, report says
Trump attacks FBI on leakers of Russia reports: 'FIND NOW'
Indian engineer shot dead in possible hate crime at Kansas City bar
25 Dakota Access protesters booked into Grand Forks County jail
crime and courts
Get Ready for 'Grease'
The List: Events you won't want to miss this weekend
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
'Space Traveler's Guide to the Solar System' available at Grand Forks Public Library
A joyous time: Local events in the valley
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Live nativity pageant set in Reynolds, N.D.
UND professor incorporates art gallery in church to enhance congregants’ religious experience
Santa's Village, 'A Christmas Carol'
Health Matters: Essential tremor pretty common condition
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: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
Flag-bearer, Chamber president: Expect an improved legislative forum
Roland Young: 'Day of reckoning' for Grand Forks bridge traffic is at hand
Letter: Feminists fight for all women's rights
AARP executive: Caregivers need North Dakota Legislature's help
60th Wedding Anniversary
January 13, 2017
Severe winter weather creates challenges for railway
MINOT, N.D.—Severe winter weather creates challenges for train traffic and BNSF says it has put plans in place to remedy and prevent stoppages...
January 13, 2017 - 2:15pm
November 4, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Simon says Minnesota election will not be rigged
ST. PAUL—Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says the election is rigged against him, although he has offered no proof. Many people,...
November 4, 2016 - 2:31pm
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
ST. PAUL -- Railroads carrying hazardous materials across Minnesota came forward Wednesday with a plan to pay more for safer road crossings...
May 4, 2016 - 7:15pm
March 11, 2016
Name released of Grand Forks man hit and dragged by train
A man has been struck by a train near the crossing of Kittson Avenue and South Fourth Street in downtown Grand Forks. The unidentified male appeared...
March 11, 2016 - 3:44pm
February 26, 2016
Ian Jefferies: In rail industry's case, partial deregulation worked
WASHINGTON — A recent meeting between transportation stakeholders and the Minnesota House and Senate transportation committees yielded...
February 26, 2016 - 4:45am
December 27, 2015
New method for making oil safe for rail shipping to be tested
BISMARCK – An alternative method for reducing the volatility of Bakken crude will be tested next year as state regulators report a “significant...
December 27, 2015 - 12:02am
December 7, 2015
State inspectors take on rail safety program
BISMARCK -- Both inspectors for a state rail safety program — aimed to prevent such fiery derailments involving crude oil as happened this...
December 7, 2015 - 2:30am
August 15, 2015
Facility in Grand Forks would help meet region's need for emergency response training
Two volunteer firefighters from Devils Lake are traveling to Pueblo, Colo., Sunday for a week of emergency response training, including preparing for an oil train derailment. But most of North Dakota's firefighters—more than 90 percent of whom are volunteers—can't take time...
August 15, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 27, 2015
City, state officials talk details of rail safety center planned for Grand Forks
A state official revealed more details Monday about a national rail safety training center proposed for Grand Forks. The center would provide...
July 27, 2015 - 10:16pm
July 14, 2015
Buffett may benefit as train lobby bids to weaken safety rule
WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is set to be a chief beneficiary of a bid by Senate Republicans to weaken...
July 14, 2015 - 5:45pm
June 24, 2015
U.S. to fine railroads that fail to implement PTC safety system
U.S. railroads that fail to implement a safety technology system known as positive train control, or PTC, will face federal fines beginning Jan....
June 24, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 13, 2015
Railroads would pay under Dayton train safety plan
ST. PAUL -- Railroads should foot the bill of improving rail safety, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Friday as he announced a proposal...
March 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
February 5, 2015
Trains get higher speed limit through Devils Lake
Freight train speeds through Devils Lake increased to a maximum of 50 mph this week. The latest 5-mph increase is part of an agreement between...
February 5, 2015 - 5:28pm
January 22, 2015
Bills aim to improve safety at rail crossings
BISMARCK – In the wake of a fatal train-bus crash near Larimore and several other recent rail mishaps in North Dakota, a Democratic lawmaker called Thursday for the creation of a rail safety committee to study and recommend upgrades to railroad crossings. State Sen....
January 22, 2015 - 4:39pm
December 21, 2014
LETTER: Spokesman: BNSF has been forthright about delays
The Minnesota Public Radio story reprinted by the Herald is just plain wrong when it claims BNSF Railway's statements on our service challenges are inconsistent ("Documents cast doubt on BNSF reasons for shipping delays," Page A1, Dec. 15). There is no inconsistency. BNSF has been...
December 21, 2014 - 8:14pm