Herald Staff Report
Grafton Public Schools Superintendent Jack Maus will retire next June after 11 years in the position. "It has been an honor the last 11 years to serve as superintendent of the Grafton School District," Maus wrote in his letter of resignation. "While it is extremely difficult to let go, I have reached the time in my life where flexibility of work schedule and commitment of time have become important."
UMC to host stable service The University of Minnesota-Crookston will host a Christmas Stable Service at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday in the University Teaching and Outreach Center on campus. The event will feature live animals, music and the story of Christmas. Admission is free, but free will donations will be accepted at the door. For more info contact email@example.com or call (218) 281-8266. First Presbyterian to host college choir
Grand Forks Police are looking for a sex offender who police say did not register and has two active warrants for his arrest. Jose Maria Rincon, who was born in...
University of Minnesota Crookston to host stable service The University of Minnesota-Crookston will host a Christmas Stable Service at 7 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sunday in the University Teaching and Outreach Center on campus. The event will feature live animals, music and the story of Christmas. Admission is free, but freewill donations will be accepted at the door. For more info contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (218) 281-8266. First Presbyterian Church to host college choir
Last minute shoppers will not see bundled bell ringers outside the mall this weekend. Citing subzero temperatures and fierce winds, The Salvation Army in Grand Forks has suspended bell ringing...
• The final weekend of Santa's Village is at Lincoln Park, Grand Forks. It is open from 4 to 8 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday Enjoy holiday activities at Santa's workshop, take a sleigh ride and enjoy the decorated trees. Suggested admission is one nonperishable food item or a new toy per person. Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus on Saturday and Sundays only from 1 to 5 p.m. Info: gfparks.org.
Hornbacher's and Cloverdale Foods have donated hams for Christmas boxes for the second year. The stores have partnered to provide 732 hams to The Salvation Army of Grand Forks. Share news about benefit events by emailing news@gfherald com; include "Helping Hands" in the subject heading.
DEVILS LAKE—Improvements on U.S. Highway 2 east of Devils Lake will come next year, and North Dakota highway officials are asking for public input. The state Department of Transportation announced Tuesday it is seeking feedback from community members on the $850,000 project that will install left turn lanes along the corridor starting about 2 miles east of city limits.
A federal agency will award North Dakota $2 million to fight opioid abuse. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, allocated the funds to the Behavioral Health Division at the North Dakota Department of Human Services, according to a news release for U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D. The funds were authorized through the 21st Century Cures Act, a bill supported by Hoeven and signed into law by President Barack Obama Tuesday.
Alerus promotes Alerus has announced the promotion of Randi Adams to the position of chief credit officer. The previous chief credit officer, Mark Nelson, has accepted the role of chief risk officer. Adams has been with Alerus for 23 years and Nelson for 32 years. Marvin appoints new human resources officer