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On Broadway: Tower would restore bustle to sleepy 200 block
Hy-Vee to roll out super-sized convenience store in Lakeville
Damage at the drive-in: Iconic Long Prairie theater screen destroyed by wind
Hamline student was raped after house party last year, charges say
Sanford gets ready for 'monumental' move to new hospital
crime and courts
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A 'who-done-it' murder mystery, musical theatre, outdoor music -- it's all here
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Marilyn Hagerty: Little Bangkok brings Thailand to East Grand Forks
Marilyn Hagerty: WITS on wheels roll to Iowa
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
West Fargo's Metz loses heartbreaker in Junior Greco-Roman title match
It's a Wiffle Ball field of dreams in Valley City
Ice-cool Froome on brink of fourth Tour triumph
Steven S. Riske
Gordon O. Olson
Lake of the Woods pioneer Charlie McKeever dies at 90
Gary Olson walleye
Fishing Report: Walleye action remains good on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
Doug Leier: Know the rules to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay
Jason Laumb halibut
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Our Opinion: Something for the city to embrace
Letter: Pipeline editorial was culturally insensitive
George Will: A new state of trench warfare
Grand Forks Housing Authority
July 14, 2017
Grand Forks LaGrave on First project set for groundbreaking as soon as August
A Grand Forks homeless housing project cleared a major hurdle this week after federal officials unfroze the funding it needs to roll ahead, with...
July 14, 2017 - 7:31pm
March 24, 2017
Homeless housing project on city agenda Monday
In with a new "housing first" project—and out with police station parking. An upcoming project aimed at giving the homeless a permanent...
March 24, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 16, 2017
North Dakota communities could lose funding on Trump budget cuts
If President Donald Trump's budget is approved, leaders for economic development, housing and nonprofit agencies fear cities in northeast North...
March 16, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 28, 2016
Grand Forks gives early nod to 'housing first' funding application
It won't pay for everything, but Grand Forks' leaders vote Monday to help fund downtown housing for the homeless is a step in that direction....
November 28, 2016 - 8:01pm
September 12, 2016
Downtown housing for homeless could bypass land donation, buy parcel from city instead
With prompting from housing leaders, the Grand Forks City Council unanimously approved Monday a shift from an "intent to donate" a plot of downtown land hoped to eventually be used to house homeless residents to an intent to sell the land instead. Meredith Richards, deputy director...
September 12, 2016 - 10:04pm
July 15, 2016
Room for rent? In Grand Forks' household budgets, maybe not
Les Hilliard was out in the sun in front of his apartment building Friday morning, taking in the breeze with a few friends. A man with a firm...
July 15, 2016 - 7:14pm
June 20, 2016
Grand Forks City Council brings housing for homeless one step closer to downtown
The Grand Forks City Council paved the way for a "housing-first" project for the homeless Monday night, voting 6-1 on its "intent to donate"...
June 20, 2016 - 9:18pm
December 30, 2015
HIDDEN NEED: Criminal histories can be challenge to overcoming poverty
James Fountain did his time and paid his debt to society 15 years ago, but his criminal record still follows him. It followed him from the South,...
News/crime and courts
December 30, 2015 - 6:15am
Local housing authority receives $104,000 federal grant
The Grand Forks Housing Authority has been awarded a grant of $104,385 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, according to a news release. The money will help North Dakota families seeking housing through the agency increase their earned income and reduce their...
November 30, 2015 - 8:12pm
November 10, 2015
Grand Forks Housing Authority wins Bush Foundation award
When officials at the Grand Forks Housing Authority heard they had won the prestigious Bush Prize for Community Innovation, staff members burst into celebration. "Well, there was a little bit of cheering up and down the halls," said Terry Hanson, executive director of the group,...
November 10, 2015 - 3:02pm
September 26, 2015
Historic Riverside Manor receives $1.4 million for exterior renovations
There may be construction going on at Riverside Manor, but no one living there has been displaced by the renovations. Updates for Riverside...
September 26, 2015 - 6:30am
July 30, 2015
YMCA's I-Brary brings high-speed internet to the public
Grand Forks YMCA visitors now have access to free high-speed Internet. Also known as an I-Brary, a new public media learning center offers Internet access. This is the Grand Forks Housing Authority's sixth such center, though the YMCA is the first place where a GFHA center for...
July 30, 2015 - 7:15am
June 12, 2015
Red Cross puts East Grand Forks office building up for sale
The American Red Cross has put its East Grand Forks offices up for sale and plans to move to a smaller space in Grand Forks in an effort to reduce overhead costs. The Red Cross office is located at 1708 River Road in a former church. Brian Shawn, the organization's regional spokesman,...
June 12, 2015 - 3:25pm
June 9, 2015
Grand Forks granted more time to mull spending federal housing funds
The city of Grand Forks has received more time to spend federal low-income housing funds being considered for developing the Thames Court land...
June 9, 2015 - 5:45am
June 7, 2015
Grand Forks group pursuing apartment complex for homeless people
Grand Forks housing officials are pursuing an apartment complex for chronically homeless people that could be under construction as early as 2017. The Grand Forks Housing Authority has commissioned a study to assess the needs of Grand Forks' homeless population, focusing on the...
June 7, 2015 - 6:30am