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Minot man fights security guard, flees pharmacy robbery
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St. Paul candidate out of jail, not charged
Motorcyclist dies after collision with deer in Duluth
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Minnesota's Alamo Drafthouse Cinema embraces luxury
After the Trump-Putin news conference, here's why people are talking about the Dixie Chicks
Anthony Bourdain unloaded on Bill Clinton and Trump in interview
He quit a State Department job to play video games. Now he's a star in NBA's 2K League.
The 'Downton Abbey' movie is happening: Here's what we know so far
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
As a pregnant teen, I felt like a failure. But then I realized failure wasn't an option.
:), it's World Emoji Day
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Commissioner says MLB could expand to 32 teams
Memorial for Grand Forks bear appears in University Park
Team USA, Lamoureux up for ESPY awards
Arizona WR Fitzgerald meets his No. 1 fan, a 7-year-old SD boy
Home run record set as AL tops NL in All-Star Game
Raphael "Ray" Tandeski
Sandra J. "Sandy" Kasprick
Gordon James Johnson
Memorial for Grand Forks bear appears in University Park
Good news falcon followers, Brad the Grand Forks peregrine chick is flying
Black bear sightings seem to be increasing in ND, so are they breeding here?
Doug Leier: As goes habitat, so goes wildlife populations in North Dakota
Cats Incredible organizers seek more teams for annual East Grand Forks event
Letter: Be mindful of the news we take in
Letter: The former UND Honors Program was outstanding
Our view: Pleased to see results of tax hike
Commentary: Fargo day care supporters dispute state's version of events
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
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July 11, 2018
Storm cleanup continues in Grand Forks
Since Sunday morning, crew members from the streets and sanitation departments and the Grand Forks Park District have been at work picking up...
July 11, 2018 - 3:24pm
July 10, 2018
City will help Grand Forks residents pick up trees, tree debris
Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown has asked the city to help residents pick up tree debris from Sunday morning's wind storm, according to a news release from the city's public information office. Originally, the city asked residents to pick up their own branches and brush—while the...
July 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
July 9, 2018
Grand Forks property owners must pick up their own fallen branches, brush
Along certain neighborhood roads, it's hard to see some houses over the high piles of branches and brush stacked at the end of each driveway...
July 9, 2018 - 9:02pm
Clean up week crews persist in Grand Forks, rain or shine
EAST GRAND FORKS, MN--Rain or shine, crews are hauling away your garbage throughout Clean up week. “I’d rather have this than hot weather...
May 9, 2018 - 9:07am
March 12, 2018
ND treasurer opposes tapping Legacy Fund for infrastructure loan program
FARGO — North Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt has come out against a legislative proposal to tap the Legacy Fund to create a revolving loan...
March 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
March 11, 2018
Commentary: Legacy Fund loan idea is promising -- but should go further
The North Dakota Legacy Fund is fed by a portion of the state's share of petroleum revenues. The fund, which started collecting deposits in 2011, now has a balance of more than $4.2 billion and the cash is pouring in lately at the rate of between $42 million and $45 million a month....
March 11, 2018 - 7:00am
April 24, 2017
East Grand Forks spring clean up set for next week
Spring clean up week is set for May 1 to 5 in East Grand Forks. Items should be placed on the curb the day of regularly scheduled pickup. Hazardous waste and electronic items can be disposed of at the Public Works Department from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6. For more information, call...
April 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 12, 2016
Happy faces, not happy talk for special session
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's three top political leaders walked out to talk to reporters, wearing big smiles and delivering an occasional laugh....
August 12, 2016 - 5:07pm
February 4, 2016
Joint-city wastewater interconnect project flowing forward
East Grand Forks and Grand Forks are getting closer to signing on the dotted to finalize a sewage treatment agreement between the cities. The...
February 4, 2016 - 7:46pm
January 15, 2016
Dayton seeks to borrow $1.4 billion for public works projects
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton wants to spend $1.4 billion on public works projects around Minnesota, one of the largest requests in history and...
January 15, 2016 - 12:21pm
October 14, 2015
Crews are collecting the colors of fall in Grand Forks
Crews are making their way this week around Grand Forks to collect piles of leaves. Residents are asked to put leaves on the berms—the...
October 14, 2015 - 12:15am
June 4, 2015
Bonding first pre-special session agreement in Minnesota
Minnesota budget negotiators said throughout Thursday they were confident they could hold a special Saturday legislative session to finish passing...
June 4, 2015 - 4:13pm
February 12, 2015
Grand Forks County committee approves projects
The Grand Forks County Public Safety and Infrastructure Committee is recommending the County Commission complete four improvement projects this year. At a meeting Tuesday, the committee will recommend the county move forward with repairing the roof on a building the Sheriff's Department...
February 12, 2015 - 6:54pm
May 17, 2013
Minnesota House bonding bill highlights
ST. PAUL - A public works borrowing bill was defeated by the Minnesota House on Friday, but it could be revived. Here are some of the major projects proposed in the House's plan to borrow money for public works projects: • Capitol building restoration, $109 million • University...
May 17, 2013 - 5:35pm
Minnesota bonding bill in question
ST. PAUL - The future of a public works borrowing bill to fund state Capitol work, roads and bridges and other projects is in question after...
May 17, 2013 - 3:11pm