Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
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
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
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
July 3, 2017
Turtle Mountain Head Start programs awarded $1.5 million in federal funds
Head Start programs that serves the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians has received a nearly $1.5 million grant. The Administration for Children and Families' Office of Head Start announced the fund to support early education and early childhood development resources for families...
July 3, 2017 - 4:24pm
May 8, 2017
Sheriff: Goodridge man died of 'accidental gunshot wound'
GOODRIDGE, Minn.—Officers believe the death of a Goodridge man who died from a gunshot wound was accidental. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of Gerald Johnsrud, 60, after he was found by his family Wednesday at a rural home, according to a report...
May 8, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 6, 2016
2 die after rear-end collision in North Dakota's Rolette County
DUNSEITH, N.D. — Two people died after a collision Tuesday afternoon near Dunseith. A 2006 Ford Taurus was traveling east on U.S. Highway...
July 6, 2016 - 8:00am
June 21, 2016
Dahl edges Fliflet in Hannaford mayor race by one vote
HANNAFORD, N.D.—One mail-in ballot was enough to tip the scales in a Hannaford mayor candidate's favor after unofficial results showed...
June 21, 2016 - 8:48pm
June 7, 2016
Demolition of Peace Towers to begin this winter
INTERNATIONAL PEACE GARDEN—As the International Peace Garden prepares to demolish its iconic 120-foot monument that has connected the U.S....
June 7, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 12, 2016
Names released in crash that killed woman, injured three near Belcourt
DUNSEITH, N.D.—North Dakota Highway Patrol released the names of four people from Dunseith involved in an accident in Rolette County Friday morning, including a woman who was killed in the accident. Shatehya Azure, 19, was killed when the 1999 Chevy pickup she driving rolled....
April 12, 2016 - 12:47pm
April 8, 2016
Woman killed in crash near Belcourt
DUNSEITH, N.D.—A Dunseith woman was killed and three people were injured in a crash in Rolette County early Friday morning. At 12:57 a.m., the unidentified driver was traveling south on BIA Road 15 about 9 miles west and 5 miles north of Belcourt, N.D., when her vehicle slid...
April 8, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 18, 2015
Bismarck man injured in suspected drunk driving accident near Dunseith, N.D.
DUNSEITH, N.D. -- A Bismarck man was injured in a single-vehicle rollover Friday evening near Dunseith while driving under the influence, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Jay Michael Lavallie, 27, was driving a 1998 Mercury Mystique about 9:30 p.m. east on 97th Avenue...
October 18, 2015 - 8:35pm
December 20, 2011
Dunseith man sentenced for selling marijuana
A Dunseith, N.D., man was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court in Minot on two counts of distributing marijuana. Shay D. St. Claire, 27, pleaded guilty to the charges on Aug. 1 and will serve two years of probation. He must also pay $1,200 restitution and a $200 fine to the Crime...
December 20, 2011 - 9:37pm
June 29, 2010
Dunseith man pleads guilty to assault
A Dunseith, N.D., man accused of beating a man and leaving him on the side of the road pleaded guilty to an assault charge Tuesday in federal court, the U.S. attorney's office said in a news release. Michael Demery, 26, and the victim got into an argument while the victim was giving...
June 29, 2010 - 4:11pm
May 4, 2010
Dunseith, N.D., man gets 15 years for sexual assault
A Dunseith, N.D., man accused of sexually assaulting a woman was sentenced Monday to 15 years in federal prison and 15 years of supervised release, the U.S. attorney's office said in a news release. Primus Demery, 44, was ordered to pay $8,680 in restitution and register as a sex...
May 4, 2010 - 8:56pm
April 3, 2010
A matter of identity
They are few in number. They are scattered. The history they share, more or less, is splintered and disputed.
April 3, 2010 - 10:23pm
February 1, 2010
N.D. man sentenced for sexually abusing child
A federal judge ordered a Dunseith, N.D., man Monday to serve 30 years in prison and five years of supervised release on a charge of aggravated sexual abuse of a child, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney's office. Michael Baker, 34, acknowledged sexually abusing a...
February 1, 2010 - 8:00pm
Dunseith man gets 30 years for killing, abusing children
A Dunseith, N.D., man was sentenced Monday in federal court to 30 years in prison and five years of supervised release on voluntary manslaughter and child abuse charges, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney's office. The release says James Haggerty, 25, was charged...
February 1, 2010 - 7:59pm
June 21, 2009
Delvin Cree, Dunseith, N.D., letter: Put casino in Dunseith, not G.F.
DUNSEITH, N.D. -- With interest, I listened as one of our tribal council members announced during a recent public meeting the proposed development of a new casino in the Grand Forks area. Even though the tribe was told they could not build a casino in Grand Forks, our council is...
June 21, 2009 - 11:00pm