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Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
Police arrest student after shooting threat at Minn. school
Photo captures Trump's notes for listening session
UND marks 135 years with Founders Day
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
crime and courts
'Bach and The Beatles' concert mixes classic and contemporary
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
Cold weather car safety
U.S.-Canada play for gold
N.D. girls state hockey capsules
Grand Forks Central doesn't miss a beat despite major lineup turnover
Grand Forks KnightRiders hoping No. 6 seed is lucky again
GF gymnastics team looks for strong finish
Kenneth N. Eisbrener
Ronald W. Wimpfheimer
Eino "Arnie" Arnold Johnson
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Doug Leier: Midwinter waterfowl surveys provide important, big-picture info on ducks and geese
ND Outdoor Heritage Fund now accepting applications
First northern pike
SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant population
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
Letter: Grand Forks' 32nd Avenue is not a dragstrip
How wine tastings transport you
Supporting Denny McNamara
Gladyce V. Olson
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February 13, 2018
Mike Jacobs: State, Xcel have much to discuss
Appearances are important in politics, but not everything. Access is important, too. These two came into conflict at this year's Super Bowl....
February 13, 2018 - 7:46am
July 2, 2017
Sun power on tap: Minnesota solar project complete and producing renewable energy
PAYNESVILLE, Minn. — Crews were finishing up the final details and getting ready to demobilize equipment Wednesday afternoon at a 108-acre...
July 2, 2017 - 5:02pm
April 25, 2017
Schlossman: Target Center or Xcel for Frozen Faceoff?
It’s Day 2 of NCHC meetings in Naples, Fla., and one of the topics that will generate plenty of conversation is the future of the NCHC Frozen...
April 25, 2017 - 8:23am
June 28, 2016
Xcel presents $5.3 million plan to improve North Dakota power reliability
BISMARCK – After being criticized for a series of power outages last spring in Fargo, Xcel Energy has unveiled a $5.3 million plan for improving reliability to its North Dakota customers, but is still debating how to recover the cost from customers. Xcel presented the plan Wednesday...
June 28, 2016 - 9:00am
May 5, 2016
After five outages in two weeks, Xcel assures PSC of efforts to improve Grand Forks, Fargo reliability
BISMARCK – Xcel Energy assured North Dakota regulators Thursday that it’s taking steps to improve reliability for Fargo customers after...
May 5, 2016 - 3:37pm
7,000 Xcel customers in Fargo lose power
FARGO—A major power outage south of North Dakota State University is affecting about 7,000 customers of Xcel Energy. The outage in the Madison-Unicorn Park neighborhood started at 2:19 p.m. and was expected to be fixed by 5:19 p.m., Xcel Energy stated on its website. It state 6,985...
May 5, 2016 - 3:19pm
August 25, 2015
UPDATE: Power restored after multiple outages leave almost 2,700 customers in the dark
More than 40 power outages scattered throughout Grand Forks have affected almost 2,700 customers, according to Xcel Energy's website. Xcel Energy spokeswoman Judi Paukert said crews are investigating the problem, but they still aren't sure of the cause.
August 25, 2015 - 3:33pm
August 12, 2015
Hot summer weather could peak this week, NWS says
High summer temperatures will likely reach their peak this week, according to the National Weather Service in Grand Forks. August weather...
August 12, 2015 - 9:01pm
January 27, 2014
Xcel ends gas restrictions; OK to turn up heat
Xcel Energy has lifted its plea for residential customers to lower their thermostats as a pipeline supplying natural gas reached capacity today. “They can go back to a heat setting that’s more comfortable,” Mark Nisbet, Xcel’s principal manager in North Dakota, said at...
January 27, 2014 - 11:29am
January 7, 2014
Sticking point for N.D. regulators emerges in proposed Xcel rate hike
BISMARCK - A meeting between Xcel Energy officials and North Dakota utility regulators here on Tuesday shed light on a major point of contention...
January 7, 2014 - 8:00pm
February 19, 2013
Power outage in northwest Grand Forks fixed
The always-busy McDonald's restaurant on Gateway Drive and Interstate 29 had an unusual menu scotch-taped to its door this afternoon: "power out" with an apology, as customers drove up, then drove on. Traffic lights on Gateway at I-29 were not working at all, or only blinking red...
February 19, 2013 - 4:30pm
November 17, 2011
Blackout hits downtown GF for a half minute; power quickly comes back
Downtown Grand Forks blacked out for 20 to 30 seconds at about 10:10 p.m. today as a power outage hit. Power came back on within the 20 to 30 second period. Computers, radios, TVs and lights blinked out suddenly during the outage. A dispatcher for the Grand Forks police department...
November 17, 2011 - 10:41pm
June 8, 2011
Wind farm with no buyer gets N.D. approval
Wind developer EnXco won approval Wednesday from North Dakota regulators to build its latest 150-turbine wind farm. But the company still doesn't have a customer for the project, after the intended buyer Xcel Energy dropped in April, citing issues with protecting two endangered birds. EnXco...
June 8, 2011 - 9:12pm
June 1, 2011
Xcel: Less than 1,000 left without power in Fargo area after Monday storm
June 1, 2011 - 4:27pm
May 31, 2011
Thousands still without electricity in Fargo area
May 31, 2011 - 7:50am