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Court throws out part of Hepatitis C lawsuit against ND health care system
ND motorcyclist, 61, dies in head-on crash with semi during hard rain
'Unsustainable, unfulfilled and unfunded': City of Duluth may stop taking requests to clear snowy sidewalks
MNLARS 'inaccuracies' found: Some overcharged, other undercharged for registrations, state says
Judge clears Macalester College of wrongdoing in professor's termination
crime and courts
The Beatles tribute coming to Grand Forks
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
A career of caring: Dr. James Brosseau to retire after 40-year career in Grand Forks
That's amore: Sarah's Pasta e Fagioli, a beloved Italian soup, is perfect for fall
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Marilyn Hagerty: Saturday's parade was one for the ages
Tuesday's local sports scoreboard
Tigers rally past Twins
NCHC MEDIA DAY: Fenton expects proposal to change recruiting practices in college hockey
Weatherly to use Griffen advice as he gets another start
Freshmen players taking over more roles for Gophers
Kathleen M. Martens
Joyce E. Skjervheim
The Rev. Daniel Mrnarevic
Mike Olson adds touring walleye pro to his fishing addictions list
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Perch Patrol buys Mitchell's Guide Service on Devils Lake from Jason Mitchell
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR adds security layer to online harvest registration, Remaining North Dakota wild turkey tags available Sept. 26, Minnesota improves spruce grouse survey
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Commentary: ACLU opposes North Dakota “ethics” measure saying it would be an unconstitutional restriction on free speech
Commentary: Reporter says Senator Heitkamp 'bolted' away from questions about Kavanaugh
Mike Jacobs: Wild cards could tip election outcome
Commentary: Senator Heitkamp won’t say where she stands on North Dakota’s measure to legalize recreational marijuana
Commentary: Kavanaugh travesty is a preview of how Democrats would govern if Heitkamp wins
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September 23, 2018
Back on tracks: Rail line soon will be up and running in Cavalier, Walhalla
It's been a long two months for several rail-dependent businesses in Cavalier and Walhalla, N.D., all of which lost a bridge and several miles...
September 23, 2018 - 8:00am
September 4, 2018
Railroad-dependent Cavalier companies eager for new bridge
GRAND FORKS — It's already difficult for Curt Kirking, co-owner of Cavalier Bean Co., to catch his breath during harvest season. This year,...
September 4, 2018 - 11:46am
July 27, 2018
Cavalier businesses consider options to restore damaged rail line
With harvest approaching, Cavalier and nearby agriculture businesses are scrambling to find a short term solution after a fire destroyed a bridge...
July 27, 2018 - 3:20pm
April 30, 2018
Agriculture sector excited about president's infrastructure package
YANKTON, S.D. — President Donald Trump recently announced the details of his much-anticipated $1.5 trillion Infrastructure Plan. Farmers...
April 30, 2018 - 7:36am
February 8, 2018
North Dakota state rail inspectors issued 49 violations last year
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Public Service Commission's two rail safety inspectors issued 49 violations last year, the agency said Thursday,...
February 8, 2018 - 2:56pm
September 22, 2017
Railroad to replace, close crossings in north Grand Forks
Work to replace railroad crossing at several streets in north Grand Forks will close the roads. BNSF Railway will shut down the crossings at...
September 22, 2017 - 5:14pm
August 19, 2017
Businesses search for alternative ways to move grain after rail bridge fire in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS, ND - Local businesses are already feeling burned as a result of the Friday, Aug. 18, fire. One company says they could be out $50,000....
August 19, 2017 - 10:40am
August 18, 2017
UPDATE: Grand Forks railroad bridge burns in early morning fire
Friday morning started with fire. Flames broke out on a wooden buttress supporting the west side of the Grand Forks railroad bridge sometime...
August 18, 2017 - 8:36am
July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
ST. PAUL — Mark Nichols, a retired occupational safety expert, almost couldn't believe what he was hearing, though he trusted his confidential source. In late June, a car from a Union Pacific railroad train had partially derailed overnight near the Mississippi River in St. Paul,...
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
June 13, 2017
Our view: Better railroad access good (and bad) for ND
The frustration among shippers two years ago was palpable in the Red River Valley and beyond. Agriculture shipments were being delayed while...
June 13, 2017 - 7:19am
May 26, 2017
All aboard: Passenger steam locomotive to visit Fargo area next week
FARGO — A vintage steam locomotive will chug through southeastern North Dakota soon, pulling excursion cars and giving people a rare opportunity...
May 26, 2017 - 7:06pm
October 25, 2016
Train derailment results in chemical spill in northern Wisconsin
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Hazardous materials workers from three major railroad companies secured the scene of a train derailment and resulting...
October 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
October 9, 2016
Train derailment injures dozens, disrupts service on Long Island, New York
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Long Island Rail Road passenger train derailed on Saturday, Oct. 8, near the community of New Hyde Park, New York, injuring...
October 9, 2016 - 2:18pm
April 12, 2016
Grand Forks committee gives nod to bid for downtown-area recreational dock
Grand Forks could have a working downtown dock as soon as June. The Grand Forks Service and Safety Committee voted to accept a roughly $167,000 bid to build a paved trail and dock on the western bank of the Red River on a portion of the Greenway roughly adjacent to The Chamber and...
April 12, 2016 - 8:00pm
Railroad study open house set for Nov. 17
An informational open house on a Grand Forks railroad study is slated to run from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov.
November 12, 2015 - 6:31pm