Brandi Jewett is an enterprise reporter for the Grand Forks Herald and reports on a variety of topics. Other positions she has held at the Herald include city government reporter, general assigment reporter and news intern. While attending the University of North Dakota, she worked as a news reporter and editor-in-chief of the campus newspaper, The Dakota Student. She now serves as one of its alumni advisers. A native of Valley City, N.D., 23 years worth of winters hasn't scared her out of the state yet.
You can follow Jewett and her reporting projects on her blog www.diggingdeeper.areavoices.com.
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The UND Center of Innovation has added another tenant in the unmanned aircraft system industry to its facility and officials say that company won’t be the last addition this year...
Elise Stevens’ face said it all. The 9-year-old couldn’t help but smile when she lifted a spoon from a paper cup and watched as a glob of purple slime clung to it. With the help of Ian Foerster, a master’s student in UND’s chemical engineering program, Elise had mixed watered down white glue, powdered laundry detergent and a bit of food coloring to create the small purple blob.
Dr. Mary Ann Sens oversees a busy place that is about to get even busier. Right now, the UND Forensic Pathology Center contracts with 13 counties in eastern North Dakota and six counties in northwestern Minnesota. On July 1, eight more North Dakota counties will fall into the morgue’s primary jurisdiction.
Collies and boxers and labs, oh my. From tiny Chihuahuas to towering Great Pyrenees, dogs of all breeds gathered Saturday morning in Lincoln Drive Park ready to run, walk or trot in the Grand Forks Dog Jog 5K event.
Firefighters battled another round of flames early Wednesday morning at the scene of a rural Grand Forks fire that had destroyed a shop building Tuesday afternoon. Crews had brought the...
Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown terminated Urban Development Director Greg Hoover’s employment on Monday as part of a city restructuring effort.
This past February, Shannon Moen added restaurant management to her list of duties as the city clerk here. That’s when Goodridge, home to 132 people and located in northeast Pennington County, opted to forgo finding another owner for the city-owned café and instead reopen and run the establishment itself as the Country Side Grill.
The investigation and dismantling of a major synthetic drug organization that began following a series of deaths and overdoses in Grand Forks could earn the agencies involved national accolades.
Two lawsuits naming Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost and other county employees as defendants mark the latest in a nearly five-year series of complaints filed by a 53-year-old Fargo man.
North Dakota’s test site is an hour to the southwest of Thief River Falls in Grand Forks County, but Northland Community & Technical College students here soon could be flying unmanned aircraft within in their own state borders.