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City adjusts after getting new bus routes
Higher Ed Board approves policy change, awards tenure two Mayville and Dickinson presidents
Grand Forks Public Schools annual report detail stats, technology initiative
Stuff the Sleigh: Alerus Center collects donations for area families
Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down
crime and courts
Christmas tour returns to Grand Forks for festive family show
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
Alerus Center to host free 'Frozen' drive-in movie screening
Duluth-based researchers probe indigenous people with dementia
Marilyn Hagerty: It's the jolly season in Grand Forks
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old Baxter woman raises awareness about endometriosis
A blood clot formed in the exact shape of a man's lung passage - then he coughed it up
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
VIDEO: Central hockey dominate so far this season
Green's return boosts Warriors in win over Wolves
Vikings’ Thielen hits 100-reception mark for season
Raymond James Hilman
Diane Carol Baker
Anton R. "Tony" Alkofer
Marlyn E. Duden
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New DNR conservation officers go to work, N.D. Coyote Catalog now available etc.
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Blue jay habits create blue jay habitat
Letter: Honor to serve under late President Bush
Mike Jacobs: Lawmakers set to challenge governor
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Port: Burgum’s proposed pension bailout must be tied to real reforms
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December 5, 2018
Grand Forks County Commission approves plan for Merrifield bridge, additional employees at correctional center
Grand Forks County approved a preliminary plan for a bridge over the Red River. The Grand Forks County Commission approved the Metropolitan Planning...
December 5, 2018 - 5:54pm
November 20, 2018
East Grand Forks City Council approves $100,000 builder incentive program
East Grand Forks approved a program to incentivize residential development on city owned lots in Waters Edge and Coulee View. The City Council already approved a program in 2016 specifically for lots in Waters Edge. Since then, builders have finished constructing and selling four...
November 20, 2018 - 7:31pm
November 19, 2018
Grand Forks approves plan that favors bridge at 32nd Avenue South, Merrifield Road
The Grand Forks City Council was divided Monday night on the best location for a new bridge over the Red River, shortly before approving a plan...
November 19, 2018 - 8:37pm
MPO plans for Grand Forks and East Grand Forks 'fiscally constrained'
As Grand Forks area officials seek final approval for a five-year update on their long-term transportation plan this December, they say it's...
November 19, 2018 - 6:58pm
November 14, 2018
MPO launches East Grand Forks corridor study
The Metropolitan Planning Organization is making another attempt at improving several intersections along the Minnesota Highway 220 corridor in East Grand Forks. After studies from 2007 and 2012 predicted traffic increases and safety concerns along a 2-mile stretch of highway from...
November 14, 2018 - 4:58pm
November 13, 2018
Council members review long-term transportation plan updates
The Metropolitan Planning Organization sought preliminary approval from both the Grand Forks and East Grand Forks city councils Tuesday night, as director Earl Haugen shared a draft of an updated 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan. The MPO serves transportation needs on both sides...
November 13, 2018 - 8:49pm
August 30, 2017
Grand Forks-area planners ask public: What do our streets and highways need?
Grand Forks-area residents filed into the Empire Arts Center on Wednesday evening to learn where the local Metropolitan Planning Organization's...
August 30, 2017 - 7:59pm
September 25, 2016
I-29 study backs south-end interchanges
The results are in—at least, part of them. According to the local Metropolitan Planning Organization, a study of Interstate 29 suggests an interchange at 47th Avenue South or Merrifield Road—or even both—are worth continued research. "The 47th and Merrifield (locations)...
September 25, 2016 - 10:00am
April 11, 2016
MPO plans public input meetings in midst of I-29 traffic study
The Grand Forks and East Grand Forks Metropolitan Planning Organization is holding a series of public input meetings in the midst of a traffic study on the Interstate 29 corridor in the Grand Forks area. The project is looking at a range of future options for I-29 and the surrounding...
April 11, 2016 - 9:25pm
March 29, 2016
Terry Bjerke on MPO's I-29 study: 'I am upset'
City Council member Terry Bjerke had strong words Tuesday night for the local Metropolitan Planning Organization, noting his anger that the city...
March 29, 2016 - 8:36pm
February 5, 2016
Grand Cities Mall, Water Treatment Plant focal points of new land use plan
Brad Gengler said drafting Grand Forks' upcoming land use plan is kind of like playing "SimCity"—a video game that gives players the chance...
February 5, 2016 - 6:15am
September 11, 2015
Making room for more in East Grand Forks
The population of East Grand Forks could surpass 11,700 by the year 2045, and that potential growth has planning officials trying to predict where and how the city will expand. Between this year and 2045, a preliminary analysis shows the city could develop 169 acres for residential,...
September 11, 2015 - 6:15pm
September 1, 2015
Northern Plain Nitrogen, Grand Sky projects could increase Grand Forks traffic
Two major business projects are expected to increase traffic around Grand Forks in coming years, particularly on U.S.
September 1, 2015 - 12:45am
June 8, 2015
East Grand Forks sets land use meeting
A meeting asking for public input on East Grand Forks future land use has been set for June 18. The meeting, organized by the Grand Forks-East...
June 8, 2015 - 4:18pm
June 20, 2011
MPO public input meeting on Grand Forks-EGF transit set
The Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold its first public open house meeting Wednesday and Thursday. At the meetings, the public can comment on the transit system in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. The meeting in Grand Forks is Wednesday;...
June 20, 2011 - 4:22pm