Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, racism, sexism
Ex-police chief found guilty seven years later of killing pregnant girlfriend
Survivor of gun attack says she can move on as Minnesota man admits murder
University of Minnesota Crookston students weigh in on presidential debate
City to negotiate Arbor Park development after GF committee vote
crime and courts
Playoffs loom as big question for Timberwolves as camp opens
Palmer's last course he had under construction in Minnesota
QUICK HITS: College football, World hockey, College basketball
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Joseph delivers sacks after Zimmer challenge
Who do you think you are?
Drake returns to Billboard's No. 1
How to pick that perfect running shoe
Doulas provide support to mothers before, during and just after birth
Eaglesmith to perform at Empire Arts Center
life & style
Laurie Skalsky Sams
Beverly A. (Hall) Lee
Julie Ann Venhuizen
Margaret E. (Stensland) Hodnefield
Trophy Room: Bob Olsen's first drake mallard
Trophy Room: Patrick Novak's moose
Trophy Room: Ashley Guzal's buck
Time to carry a compass
65th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Joseph Kyle Nice
June 9, 2016
Local law enforcement officers run for Special Olympics North Dakota
About 40 law enforcement personnel in Grand Forks participated in a torch run to support Special Olympics North Dakota Thursday morning. Matthew...
June 9, 2016 - 7:32pm
April 23, 2016
Business Briefs: Special Olympics appoints board of directors
Special Olympics appoints board of directorsNorth Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley, John Schumacher of Grand Forks, Aaron Hummel of Bismarck and...
April 23, 2016 - 9:00am
February 27, 2016
Jumpers splash crowd, dress up for Polar Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics
Dozens of brave souls took the plunge into a cold pool of water Saturday in Grand Forks, but the dive was all for a good cause. People dressed...
February 27, 2016 - 8:54pm
February 26, 2016
Special Olympics North Dakota to host Polar Plunge on Saturday
If you're crazy enough to jump in the water outside during a North Dakota winter, why not do it for a good cause? Special Olympics North Dakota...
February 26, 2016 - 6:45am
September 14, 2015
Grand Forks hosts Special Olympics tournaments
Athletes from all across the state converged on Grand Forks this weekend for the Special Olympics North Dakota state soccer and bocce tournaments....
September 14, 2015 - 7:15am
May 29, 2015
Area law enforcement runs Special Olympics torch to kick off games
The brisk, chilly weather Friday morning didn't stop about 40 men and women of local law enforcement agencies from sending off Grand Forks Special...
May 29, 2015 - 6:30pm
May 23, 2015
Grand Forks Special Olympics hold car wash fundraiser in Culvers parking lot
Cars lined up in the Culvers parking lot encouraged by soap buckets and hoses on Saturday for the Grand Forks Special Olympics Car Wash. The...
May 23, 2015 - 6:26pm
March 5, 2015
Helping Hands: Polar Plunge raises funds for Special Olympics
The Grand Forks Polar Plunge raised more than $22,000 for Special Olympics. Top fundraising teams included Amazon, University of Minnesota-Crookston Natural Resources team and the Anne Carlsen Center. The top fundraising business team was Amazon. The top individual fundraiser was...
March 5, 2015 - 6:26pm
September 14, 2014
More than 350 Special Olympics athletes compete in soccer and bocce tournament
More than 350 Special Olympics athletes competed in the state soccer and bocce tournament at Bringewatt Park in Grand Forks Saturday. Each soccer...
September 14, 2014 - 9:45am
September 12, 2014
State Special Olympics come to Grand Forks
The annual Special Olympics State Soccer and Bocce Tournament will be held in Grand Forks at Bringwatte Park this Saturday and Sunday. The...
September 12, 2014 - 8:45am
June 14, 2014
Grand Forks trooper joining national Special Olympics torch run
Travis Nelson, a trooper with the North Dakota Highway Patrol in Grand Forks, will be among law enforcement officials accompanying the national...
June 14, 2014 - 9:30am
Special Olympians score at Grand Forks tourney
In 2006, David Dahlgren was named the North Dakota Male Athlete of the Year for Special Olympics. At age 25, it's apparent he still has skills,...
September 14, 2013 - 7:00pm
February 17, 2013
MARILYN HAGERTY: Tommy: 'We're team USA! We're No. 1 in the world'
About Special Olympics Special Olympics North Dakota is a non-profit group that provides year-round physical fitness, sports training, recreation...
February 17, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
MARILYN HAGERTY: Tommy brings home bronze
Thomas, better known as "Tommy" Mikkelson, is flying home Friday from South Korea with a bronze medal he won this week during the 2013 Special...
February 7, 2013 - 11:03pm
February 4, 2013
Grand Forks man takes gold in Special Olympics
A Grand Forks man recently won a gold medal at the Special Olympics World Games in Korea. 21-year-old Tommy Mikkelson won a gold medal in the...
February 4, 2013 - 1:04pm