Herald Staff Report
• Muddy Waters Clay Center is offering a basic class on wheel throwing and glazing techniques from 6:30 to 9 p.m. for nine Tuesdays, starting September 20 through November 15. Class size is limited to 14, and payment of $190 — which includes one bag of clay, glazes and firing of pieces — is due by September 13 to reserve a place in the class. A basic tool kit will be needed after the first class, which can be purchased at local craft stores. Info: Register online at https://v1.bookwhen.com/mwcc .
New in GF/EGF "Morgan": A corporate risk-management consultant must decide whether to terminate an artificially created humanoid being. Stars Kate Mara, Anya Taylor-Joy, Rose Leslie, Michael Yare. (R) (1:32) "The Light Between Oceans": A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat. Stars Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz, Florence Clery. (PG-13) (2:12) Returning
Prep football Thursday’s results Ada-Borup 39, Warren-Alvarado-Oslo 27 Pequot Lakes 39, Staples-Motley 16 Barnesville 26, Ottertail Central 14 Detroit Lakes 18, Little Falls 3 MACCRAY 52, Park Christian 12 United...
The Minnesota high school football season kicked off Thursday with a handful of games in the area, including the Stephen-Argyle contest against Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal. Stephen-Argyle defeated NCE/U-H 49-30.
A Grand Forks man has been charged with child neglect after police said he was driving with his 6-month-old child wearing a seat belt around the infant's neck or head. Kalab Ashley Alberty, 30, was stopped at 10:48 p.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of Cenex at 4315 DeMers Ave. after Grand Forks Police received a report of a man who took his infant daughter in a vehicle without proper restraints.
CAVALIER, N.D.—A Mountain, N.D., man faces burglary and assault charges after prosecutors say he used a piece of wood from a broken door frame to hit his victim. Marvin Dean Bjornson, 38, was charged Aug. 24 in Pembina County District Court with burglary, a Class B felony, and simple assault-domestic violence, a Class A misdemeanor, which carries a sentence of up to a year in prison with a $3,000 fine. His bond was set at $5,000, but he requested his bond be reduced during a hearing Thursday.
The man found dead last Friday at the Hilton Garden Inn on the UND campus has been identified by authorities as Zachary Daniel Stephens, 26, of Colorado Springs, Colo. UND Police responded to a report of an unresponsive man about 8:30 a.m. last week and attempted lifesaving measures until emergency personnel arrived. Stephens, who was unaffiliated with UND, was transported to Altru Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. UND Police Sgt. Danny Weigel said an autopsy report likely will be completed in the next few weeks.
Grand Forks and East Grand Forks crews will spray for mosquitoes between 7:30 p.m. and midnight today. Spray trucks can be identified as they travel with flashing yellow lights. Inclement weather may postpone spraying until conditions improve. For more information and trap counts visit the Grand Forks Mosquito Control Program at www.gfmosquito.com .
Charges against a Kansas man alleging he tried to solicit a Minneapolis woman for sex have been dismissed. Alan Steven Brandley, 43, of Overland Park, Kan., was set to go to trial earlier this week on charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and offering to hire an individual to engage in sexual activities, but the Grand Forks District Court dropped the case against him last week. Brandley was arrested April 14 at the Hilton Garden Inn on UND's campus with Breanna Marie Sibila, who was 18 years old when police said the two met online and made arrangements to meet.
Forks Lath and Plaster recognized nationally Walls and Ceilings Magazine has named Forks Lath and Plaster Inc. as one of its top 50 contractors nationally. Gerald Roach operates Lath and Plaster out of Mekinock, N.D. The company caters primarily to corporate businesses and its portfolio includes numerous jobs in the tri-state region. Marvin Windows and Doors receives honors