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AUTO RACING: Donny Schatz dominates at River Cities Speedway
PREP FOOTBALL: Friday's results
PREP FOOTBALL: Polar Bears take out Hillsboro-CV
UND VOLLEYBALL: Students pack The Betty as UND rolls to win
PREP FOOTBALL: Jamestown tops GF Central
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
life & style
Ethel S. Stauss
Allen Dale Duncklee
FISHING REPORT: Walleyes biting in Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
LETTER: Why North Dakota should worry about climate change
OTHER VIEWS: Trump's 'charm offensive' won't work with women
LETTER: Library belongs on list of East Grand Forks' gems
August 4, 2016
Tiny Ranier, near the Canada border, gets a reprieve from noisy trains
Residents of tiny Ranier still have to deal with frequent street delays when CN Railway trains cross over the border to and from Canada, but...
August 4, 2016 - 2:00am
July 25, 2016
Canada to phase out crude-by-railcars early as shipments drop
TORONTO, July 25 (Reuters) - Canada will take older tank cars out of crude-by-railservice much earlier than originally planned, its transport...
July 25, 2016 - 9:09pm
Derailed train cleanup continues near Bena, Minnesota
BENA -- Crews continued to clean up Monday after a BNSF Railway train derailed Friday near Bena, Minn., according to railway personnel. Beth...
July 25, 2016 - 3:30pm
July 15, 2016
Minnesota man hurt in crash with train, which flipped his pickup
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- A 24-year-old Litchfield man was injured Thursday when his vehicle was hit by a train. Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze...
July 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 3, 2016
Train carrying Bakken oil derails in Oregon
A Union Pacific train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire outside Portland, Oregon, on Friday, forcing the closure of an interstate highway and evacuation of a school in the first rail accident involving crude in a year. Union Pacific Corp, which owns the line, said 11...
June 3, 2016 - 8:17pm
April 21, 2016
Minnesota city mourns for teen killed by train
A small Minnesota community is still in shock after a high school freshman was hit and killed by a train. 15-year-old Stacy Hundeby died when...
April 21, 2016 - 4:30pm
April 19, 2016
Teen struck, killed by train has been identified
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the young woman killed after being hit by a BNSF train Saturday evening. Officials say 15-year-old Stacy Hundeby of Wadena was struck and killed by an eastbound BNSF train. Hundeby's dog was also killed by the BNSF train....
April 19, 2016 - 1:56pm
April 1, 2016
Minnesota senators tell railroads to begin talking safety
ST. PAUL -- Warning bells figuratively clanged Friday when a Minnesota state Senate committee held its first hearing on new legislation to...
April 1, 2016 - 6:45pm
High corn forecasts not expected to cause another railway backlog
KIMBALL, S.D. -- Despite high corn forecasts for 2016, a railway backlog is not expected to return to South Dakota. In 2014, a lack of rail...
April 1, 2016 - 6:30pm
March 10, 2016
More than 400 defects in rail conditions found since August in North Dakota
BISMARCK – The first track inspector hired by North Dakota regulators for a new rail safety program created in the wake of two fiery oil train derailments has earned his federal certification while finding more than 400 defective conditions and over a dozen violations, PSC officials...
March 10, 2016 - 9:39am
January 13, 2016
Safety issues bolster Benson’s case for improving rail crossings
Just over a year ago, the Minnesota Department of Transportation completed a study of railroad crossings, ranking the risk of accidents with...
January 13, 2016 - 5:45pm
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
November 19, 2015
Second train worker sues BNSF over Casselton oil train explosion
FARGO -- A train conductor in the massive oil tanker train derailment and explosion in Casselton about two years ago is suing BNSF...
News/crime and courts
November 19, 2015 - 7:30am
November 17, 2015
THE TREND: Apply for UND president; train traffic could shift; UND nickname retired for a reason; 30 dogs need help
The Trend is a weekday feature intended to help people find the most essential news of the day. Catch up here! Train traffic in Grand Forks...
November 17, 2015 - 8:48am
November 16, 2015
Grand Forks residents hopeful for train traffic shift
George Roughead just wants some peace and quiet. Roughead, 27, lives in Warehouse Apartments at 901 University Ave. in Grand Forks—...
November 16, 2015 - 7:27pm