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First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
Kvalvog family raises reward to $100,000 for information on crash that killed their two teenage sons
crime and courts
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
It’s not just on ‘Fargo’ that people confuse their Edens
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
Marilyn Hagerty: Window washer reflects on job well done
Marilyn Hagerty: Dads' words hold true over the years
Health Matters: How are we treating the Zika virus?
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Marilyn Hagerty: Lots to choose from at Larson's in Larimore
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Taylor thinks Butler can get Timberwolves to the checkered flag
Butler acquisition send Wolves' ticket sales soaring
UND commit Grant Mismash not selected in first round of NHL Draft
Terry Lee Smaaland
Kathleen "Penny" Eberhardt
Clarence John Mack
Helen Grace Girard Nelson
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Operation Dry Water set to begin, Why it's important to avoid disturbing roadside ditches in summer etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Barn swallows: A love-hate species
Brad Dokken column: Fishing a game of expectations
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Letter: Pipeline can ease rail capacity shortage
Letter: Petroleum, renewables need to work together
Central Valley Student awarded RML Trading, LLC Scholarship-
September 15, 2016
6,000 pounds of french fries brought to park among weather worries
More than 6,000 pounds of french fries were primed to hit the oil Thursday at University Park in Grand Forks for the annual Potato Bowl french...
September 15, 2016 - 8:34pm
August 3, 2015
THE TREND: Visiting Fosston; Cats Incredible winners; Simplot fire cause; barrel racers show skills; school referendum
The Trend is a weekday feature intended to help people find the most essential news of the day. Fosston friendly and future-focused With...
August 3, 2015 - 8:15am
August 2, 2015
UPDATE: Fire marshal says Simplot fire caused by grease buildup
A Grand Forks fire marshal has determined the fire Saturday at the Grand Forks Simplot plant was accidental and was caused by a buildup of g...
August 2, 2015 - 12:09pm
August 13, 2014
Union, Simplot begin talks related to strike at Grand Forks plant
Simplot officials began discussions Wednesday with the union representing striking workers at the Grand Forks plant. “We are starting discussions with union officials today,” J.R. Simplot Co. spokesman Doug Cole wrote in an email. He declined to comment further. A voice...
August 13, 2014 - 3:49pm
August 5, 2014
Longer shifts top concern for Simplot workers on strike
An official with the union representing striking J.R. Simplot Co. workers in Grand Forks said Tuesday proposed contract changes would affect...
August 5, 2014 - 5:29pm
November 9, 2011
Simplot to cut 800 jobs in Idaho after building newer plant
J.R. Simplot Co., announced plans Wednesday to build a "state-of-the-art" potato processing plant on the site of its original facility in Caldwell,...
November 9, 2011 - 6:27pm
September 30, 2010
OSHA threatens Simplot with fine
The federal work safety agency suggested today it may slap a $59,000 fine on the J.R. Simplot Co. for what it says are a baker's dozen of health and safety violations at its Grand Forks plant on Gateway Drive. But the fine hasn't been implemented yet and the company is working to...
September 30, 2010 - 9:40pm
March 16, 2010
GF-EGF look at costs of sharing sewage
East Grand Forks would pay somewhere in the neighborhood of $426,000 to $492,000 a year if it decides to hook its sewage system to Grand Forks, according to a consultant. Shawn Gaddie, the operations manager at AE2S, which was hired by Grand Forks to do a cost analysis, said the...
March 16, 2010 - 8:47pm
January 19, 2010
Simplot has false salmonella scare
The Grand Forks Simplot plant stopped production on one of its french fry lines last week because of a salmonella scare, but officials said further testing showed the bacteria was not actually present. Company spokesperson David Cuoio said Simplot does regular product testing, and...
January 19, 2010 - 11:43am
October 8, 2009
Full of fries
Booming blossoms of colored light lit up the sky over UND Thursday night, perhaps the only time each year in the universe such fireworks celebrate the steady but lowly spud. The celestial display of Rydell Fireworks at Memorial Stadium was nearly bright enough to shine down a block...
October 8, 2009 - 10:40pm