GF News Forward: Busy airport, special worship service, chickpeas research
Herald reporters cover events on Friday, June 26.
Passenger numbers are slowly beginning to pick up at Grand Forks International Airport, and the number of flight operations made the airport the busiest in the nation for a day in June. Business reporter Adam Kurtz will dive into the data, but it is the UND flight training that accounts for the majority of those operations.
East Walle Lutheran Church, in rural Grand Forks, is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a special worship service Sunday, June 28. Journalist Pamela Knudson will found out how a tiny, rural congregation marks its historic milestone.
Regional reporter Ann Bailey delves into research from Khwaja Hossain, a biology professor, and his team of Mayville State students. They are working to deliver the active ingredient of medicines through a nutritious food, chickpeas.
Look for these stories and more in print and online on Friday and Saturday.