Herald Staff Report
Boys swimming Tuesday’s results WF SHeyenne 112, GF Knightriders 71 200 Medley Relay — 1. Grand Forks (Reed Erickson, Tim Dunham, Nick Gasparini, Marco Kojic) 2:05.42 200 freestyle — 1...
Wrestling Tuesday’s results Crookston 40, Fertile-Beltrami 31 106: Hunter Hitchen, FB, over Nolan Dans 1:29; 1131: Willie Meine, FB, over Cole Tiedemann 2:20; 120: Cameron Weialnd, C, over Justin Boit...
Girls basketball Tuesday’s results Minnesota Norman Co. East/U-H 62, Climax-Fisher 53 Breckenridge 59, Barnesville 52 Dilworth-G-F 52, Hawley 26 Crosby-Ironton 68, Pine River-Backus 54 Grand Rapids 67, Bemidji 60 Albany...
A 1964 the Tribute concert scheduled for Feb. 6 has been postponed, according to a post on the Chester Fritz Auditorium Facebook page. Tickets purchased for the Feb. 6 show will be honored for the new date. The concert hasn't been rescheduled. 1964 the Tribute is a Beatles tribute band.
North Dakota's unemployment rate remained the lowest in the nation in December, but its labor force shrank slightly over the past year. The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in December was 2.7 percent, compared with 2.8 percent in December 2014. The nation posted a 5 percent seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in December.
The East Grand Forks School Board approved Monday an initial design for the expansion of Senior High School. Representatives from JLG Architects and Construction Engineers offered the board a brief update on the progress. Preliminary figures indicate the project is slightly under budget, said Tom McDonald, a project manager at Construction Engineers.
A Grand Forks man is facing a felony assault charge after kicking his mother in the head Sunday, according to court documents. Shaun Robert Bellile, 21, was charged with aggravated assault, a Class C felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class B misdemeanor. According to court records, Bellile called 911 to report he had kicked his mother in the head and she was unconscious. His mother regained consciousness by the time officers arrived, and she told officers Bellile kicked her in the head. Bellile claimed he kicked her accidentally, documents said.
The Northeast Central Judicial District, including Nelson and Grand Forks counties, has elected District Court Judge Jon Jay Jensen to serve a three-year term as the presiding judge. Jensen will be responsible for working as the chief administrative officer of all courts in the district and will be responsible for all court services.
A Grand Forks man was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to criminal mischief and disorderly conduct charges filed after he caused a June fire at a Grand Forks apartment building. Lal Bahadur Chauhan, 26, pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced to two years of supervised probation, according to court documents. He was also sentenced to 364 days in prison for criminal mischief and 30 days in prison for disorderly conduct, but given credit for time already served with the rest of the time suspended.
A UND Alumni Association and Foundation employee is running for a state legislative seat in Grand Forks. Grant Hauschild, associate director of development for the association, announced Monday he is seeking the Democratic-NPL Party endorsement for a North Dakota state House seat in District 42. Two Democratic incumbents in that district, Sen. Mac Schneider and Rep. Kylie Oversen, also made their re-election bids official Monday.