Herald Staff Report
A member of the State Board of Higher Education from Grand Forks has had his law license suspended for a 30 days, according to the state Supreme Court. Grant Shaft...
An East Grand Forks resident has won $5,000 in a Minnesota State Lottery game. Julian Gasperlin purchased the winning ticket in the Mega Millions game at Hugo’s Valley Markets in East Grand Forks, according to a news release from the state lottery. The prize was claimed Feb. 6.
Helping hands Blood shortage: There’s a “critical shortage” of Type O-positive blood at the Dak-Minn Blood Bank, 3375 DeMers Ave., east of Ray Richards Golf Course in Grand Forks, the group said on its Facebook page. Hours are 9:30 a.m.
Lake of the Woods Limits of walleyes and saugers are still being caught, with more tullibees and jumbo perch in the mix along the south shore, as well. Morning and evening action has been best in 15 feet of water, while midday fishing is most consistent on the mud flats in 28 to 34 feet. Some resorts have moved out to the reefs such as Knight, Bridges and Starren Shoals and found fish. On the Rainy River, walleyes are hitting in 17 to 19 feet toward the mouth of the river.
Q. What is your nickname on the team? A. Rods. Q. What’s your favorite TV show? A. I think I’d have to go with ‘How I Met Your Mother.’ I’ve kind of been following that along since my freshman year but it’s coming to an end here. Q. What’s your favorite movie? A. I don’t know. There’s a lot. I’d probably have to go back to my childhood. Mighty Ducks. D2. Q. Adam Banks or Charlie Conway? A. Probably got to go Banks. Q.
Two Northwood, N.D., brothers have been charged in federal court in Fargo with defrauding the government of $840,000 by intentionally spoiling their stored potatoes to collect insurance and then lying and saying it was natural ruination. The alleged induced spud spoiling happened on the 2006 crop, but two weeks ago a grand jury, working behind closed doors, indicted Aaron Johnson, 50, and Derek Johnson, 47. This week the case was unsealed and made public. They face possible sentences of years in prison, restitution and fines if convicted of the felony charges.
Women’s basketball Thursday’s results Montana st. 78, und 67 Montana St. 31 47 — 78 UND 33 34 — 67
WARROAD, Minn. — The third time was the charm for the East Grand Forks Senior High girls hockey team. After losing to No. 1 Thief River Falls twice during the regular season, the No. 2 Green Wave broke through at the perfect time. As a result, Senior High is going to state for the first time in school history. Sophomore forward Haley Mack scored in double overtime to lift the Green Wave to a 2-1 win over the Prowlers in the Minnesota Section 8A championship game at the Gardens.
Girls hockey Thursday’s results North Dakota Minot 6, Mandan 1 grand forks 2, fargo north 1 First period — 1. GF, Myranda Podell (Brooke Berry, Tori Christian) 3:46 Second period —2. GF, Bailee Enlow (Mackenzie Olson) 5:23; 3. FN, Sami Trana (Betsy Pladson, Anna Erickson) 5:44