Jennifer Johnson covers K-12 education for the Grand Forks Herald.
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After a short stay at the Ruth Meiers Adolescent Treatment Center in Grand Forks, one teen was able to recover from a traumatic past and now hopes her relative will seek the same help.
The Grand Forks Public School District could be looking at no increase in the property tax rate for the 2014-2015 school year, district staff told the finance committee Wednesday.
The Grand Forks School Board approved $422,328 in local funds Monday for remedial help for students at three elementary schools.
The Grand Forks School Board will be considering the approval of $442,328 to provide at-risk students with support for academic achievement, according to school district staff.
Crookston resident Todd Jacobson knew the hotel he bought was in rough shape, but the full reality of his decision didn’t hit him until later. On a whim, he contacted the Travel Channel’s Hotel Impossible, where veteran hotel operator Anthony Melchiorri steps in to renovate struggling hotels. Late last month, the show shot an episode that will air this fall. No date has been announced yet.
A petition requiring North Dakota’s schools to start after Labor Day appears to have more signatures than necessary for the November ballot, the North Dakota Secretary of State’s Office said Wednesday.
On their first day of remedial math at Phoenix Elementary School in Grand Forks, a group of young students chanted numbers as they jumped up and down. “One! Two! Three! Four! Five!” Nearly 200 students in kindergarten through fifth grade attend the Tenth Month Math course for a recap of what they learned the prior school year.
Chief Medical Executive Eric Lunn will become the next president of Altru Health System, the Grand Forks-based group announced Tuesday.
Excessive drinking has long been identified as a problem in Grand Forks County, but new funding from a federal grant may pave the way for more action. With its assessment...
Few would refer to a disease as a career highlight, but Grand Forks infectious disease specialist James Hargreaves said preventing the spread of tuberculosis has been “very fun, challenging and a lot of work.”