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Wave of prospective drone pilots expected to seek out regional testing centers in coming months
Pembina County JDA taps tourism, younger families to attract visitors and businesses
Band December's Children shoots music video in downtown Grand Forks
crime and courts
GGFSC Storm vs. Tri City Ice Photo gallery
RACING: Dobmeier breaks his own sprint record
Phelps hoping Rio swansong hits the right notes
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks release new jersey option
RIVER CITIES SPEEDWAY: Late model veteran heads to the RCS Hall Of Fame
Planning a backyard wedding perfect for DIY couple
BOOKNOTES: 'Eve of a Hundred Midnights,' 'The Useful Book: 201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop,' 'Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream'
Summer Performing Arts at Red River debut Mary Poppins
Mike Rosmann: Spanking makes children more defiant, aggressive, study shows
HEALTH MATTERS: One test is not enough to solve health problems
life & style
Doris Marie Jeffrey
Clara A. Ganyo
Marvin Henry Johnson
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cuckoos more likely to be heard than seen
Openings remain for Cats Incredible tourney
Nice Fish: Troy Bazey's 26-inch walleye
Froma Harrop: Cure to some VA waits creates new problems
LETTER: 'Buddy benches' enhance Grand Forks school playgrounds
LETTER: Arbor Park beautifully symbolizes Grand Forks' flood recovery
LETTER: To Herald readers: Valley foster children need you
MARILYN HAGERTY: Outdoor wedding in full swing for summer
50th Wedding Anniversary
July 13, 2016
Grand Forks family loses home to kitchen fire
A Grand Forks family lost their home Tuesday night to a fire that started in their kitchen. The residence at the Park Manor Mobile Home Park on Fifth Avenue caught fire because the stove burner was switched on, the Grand Forks Fire Department said in a news release. Combustible material...
July 13, 2016 - 6:58pm
March 23, 2016
Sharper Shape, national group partner to explore drone flight inspections
An aerial inspection company with an office in Grand Forks is partnering with a national association to explore the flight of unmanned aircraft beyond observers' visual line of sight. Sharper Shape, which uses unmanned aircraft to inspect utility infrastructure, will work with the...
March 23, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 1, 2016
Think twice before driving on the ice
Authorities are urging anglers to use caution after recent reports of vehicles breaking through bad ice on northeast North Dakota lakes. Paul...
March 1, 2016 - 6:15am
February 27, 2016
Self-harm among Native American youth a growing problem
MANDAN, N.D. -- Cutting, or self-harm, is practiced by people of all ages and races, but anecdotal evidence suggests that cutting is becoming...
February 27, 2016 - 10:30am
February 26, 2016
Limping wolf in Baxter, Minn., likely healthy, not a threat
BAXTER, Minn. -- A limping timber wolf recently spotted in Baxter does not appear to be a threat to the public, officials with state and...
February 26, 2016 - 11:00pm
Dakota County sheriff sets up safe spots for public transactions
HASTINGS, Minn. -- The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office has created a pair of safe “swap spots” at the Dakota County Government Center in Hastings where residents can conduct transactions in public. Transactions may include online purchases, child custody exchanges or any transaction...
February 26, 2016 - 9:45pm
February 25, 2016
BNSF to pay fines for oil, diesel spills
WILLISTON, N.D. – BNSF Railway will pay $600,000 in fines as part of a settlement agreement for oil and diesel spills in North Dakota and...
February 25, 2016 - 5:33pm
February 24, 2016
VIDEO: Class on car seats teaches how to safely transport bundles of joy
Bringing Home Baby is a class offered by Safe Kids Grand Forks and Altru that helps parents, new and experienced, with the sometimes confusing...
February 24, 2016 - 4:32pm
February 16, 2016
Fargo house inspectors share stories of the baffling, bizarre and dangerous
FARGO – A glance at the website for Nordic Home Inspection gives you a look through the portals of home inspection hell. Lars Knobloch, the...
February 16, 2016 - 1:15pm
February 12, 2016
Flu numbers pick up, but mild season still possible
BISMARCK -- After a slow start to the flu season, state health officials report the number of influenza cases is seeing an increase. The...
February 12, 2016 - 6:15pm
Perham 11-year-old with peanut allergy creates a company to support kids like her
Perham girl Haley Deibert has taken the metaphorical bull by its horns. The 11-year-old has been facing a life-altering challenge since she was...
February 12, 2016 - 3:45pm
February 11, 2016
Researchers hope to calm fears over deep borehole project at public meetings
Researchers will descend on Rugby next week hoping to break through layers of distrust about a 3-mile-deep drilling project designed to test whether crystalline rock formations that underlie much of the continent are suitable for storing radioactive waste.
February 11, 2016 - 6:30pm
Health Department erred in Minnesota drinking water tests
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Health Department has admitted it failed in testing some drinking water supplies. The department announced Thursday...
February 11, 2016 - 6:00pm
February 10, 2016
VIDEO: Zika virus and microcephaly - Who's at risk and how to stay safe
Dr. Andrea Lays of Altru Health System discusses the Zika virus and the risk it poses to women who are pregnant or trying to become pregnant....
February 10, 2016 - 4:17pm
February 5, 2016
How's your home security? Grand Forks Police Department will tell you, for free
Cpl. Brian Robbins offered his insight and some protection tips during a security survey at a Grand Forks home Thursday. The Grand Forks Police...
News/crime and courts
February 5, 2016 - 12:39pm