Herald Staff Report
A six-vehicle crash caused a pileup and injured several people Friday night in Grand Forks. Grand Forks Police responded at 6:11 p.m. to the 1400 block of 32nd Avenue South to a report of a crash, according to a news release. Police determined a maroon 2009 Mitsubishi Gallant driven by Michael Sundeen was eastbound on 32nd Avenue. As he was approaching a stop light at South Washington Street, he struck a black Chevrolet Traverse driven by Jessica Foss, according to the release. A silver 2003 Ford Taurus driven by Dustin Berg then hit Sundeen's rear end.
United Lutheran to host Christmas luncheon United Lutheran will host its annual Christmas luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. This year's theme is "A Country Kitchen Luncheon." Tickets are $10 and will be available at the door. For more information call (218) 791-2611. Holy Family to host DVD viewing Holy Family Catholic Church, 1018 18th Ave. S., Grand Forks, will host a viewing of Matthew Kelly's "The Seven Pillars of Catholic Spirituality" at 6:30 p.m. tomorrow. All are welcome.
Altru employee receives recognition Dr. Eric Johnson, a family medicine physician of the Altru Health System has been honored with the American Music Therapy Association's Advocate of Music Therapy Award. The award recognizes individuals who are not music therapists, but have contributed significantly to the field. Altru achieves American Heart Association award
A benefit for Ellarose Marie Lappe will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Calvary Lutheran Church of Grand Forks. The event will consist of a bake sale, dinner and silent auction, where two autographed UND jerseys will be for sale. Additional donations will be accepted by Rachel Lappe at 701-317-8393. Altru Health System will host the eighth annual Spin for Kids event April 22 at Red River High School. Registration will open at 7 a.m. March 1 at Altru's Medical Fitness Center, inside the Altru Rehabilitation Center. Proceeds benefit prog
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.—The public has been asked to help locate a Warwick, N.D., man who has been missing for more than two weeks. Virgil David Feather Sr., 65, last was seen Nov. 15 in Devils Lake, according to an emergency message sent by the Lake Region 911 Center in Devils Lake. The Native American has black hair, though a picture sent with the alert shows him with a white mustache and beard. He also has brown eyes, weighs about 220 pounds and is 6 feet tall. He last was seen wearing a tan shirt, black jeans, black shoes and a camouflage jacket with a black hood.
MINNEAPOLIS—Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had emergency eye surgery Wednesday night, putting his availability in doubt for Thursday night's game against Dallas at U.S. Bank Stadium. "Mike Zimmer is having emergency...
The Newsboys are coming to Grand Forks. The popular Christian band will perform at 6 p.m. April 23 at the Chester Fritz Auditorium during its Love Riot Tour, according to the band's website. A Grammy-nominated and platinum-selling band, Newsboys announced Wednesday it would extend its Love Riot Tour into 2017, adding 50 cities to the concert list. Grand Forks is the only North Dakota city added to the extension. There are no Minnesota cities on the tour extension list, but additional tour dates for May will be announced soon, according to a news release.
A man who was taken into custody after a car he was driving rolled and caught fire Tuesday night near the Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks was identified Wednesday afternoon. Craig Andrew Vinton, 25, Fargo, was identified as the suspect by the East Grand Forks Police Department. Formal charges have yet to be filed in Polk County District Court, but Lt. Rodney Hajicek said Vinton is likely to face charges for drug possession, vehicle theft and driving under the influence.
An airliner that took off earlier today from Grand Forks International Airport made a diversionary landing at Hector International Airport in Fargo after experiencing in-flight engine issues. Jordan Dahl, operations specialist at the Fargo airport, said Delta Flight 4813 was bound for Minneapolis before touching down early. The plane's pilots didn't declare an emergency situation, Dahl said, and brought the plane in as a safety precaution.
Grand Forks Public Library "The Story of the World in 100 Species" by Christopher Lloyd. Christopher Lloyd leads us on an extraordinary journey, from the birth of life to the present day, as he explains the phenomenon we call "life on Earth." "Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders" by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras and Ella Morton. It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates more than 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world.