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For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
Former U.S. astronaut, Senator John Glenn dead at 95
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Trump could privatize nation's air traffic controllers
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Post play to drive Tigers boys basketball
Crandall's 24 points leads UND to men's basketball win over cold Bison
New England girls look to surprise Region 7
UND's Bubba Schweigert hoping to take football program to next level in 2017
Streaky UND team hopes to build off of NYC victory
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
John R. Metz
Barbara Rose Secrest
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
December 3, 2016
Playoff football is back at the Alerus Center
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Former University of North Dakota quarterback Kelby Klosterman recalls 15 years ago, standing on the sideline as UC Davis quarterback J.T. O'Sullivan battled the Alerus Center noise in an NCAA Division II playoff semifinal. "I remember thinking how tough...
December 3, 2016 - 12:09am
November 20, 2016
'Change is opportunity:' Alerus Center moves forward after firings
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — In the aftermath of two top officials' firings at the Alerus Center, leaders with the city and the public events center...
November 20, 2016 - 2:20am
November 16, 2016
Alerus Center director Cheryl Swanson fired by Grand Forks mayor
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Cheryl Swanson, executive director of the Alerus Center, has been fired by Mayor Mike Brown following an investigation...
November 16, 2016 - 8:45pm
January 28, 2016
Security delays for Jason Aldean concert anger concertgoers
GRAND FORKS -- Jason Aldean fans were greeted with new security measures as they entered the Alerus Center for Thursday night's concert, causing delays and angering some concertgoers. The arena debuted stronger security measures for the show, which involved ticketholders being wanded...
January 28, 2016 - 10:23pm
May 6, 2015
Tickets still available for Luke Bryan concert
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Tickets are still available for country superstar Luke Bryan’s concert Friday night at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. The reigning Country Music Association’s “Entertainer of the Year” begins his "Kick the Dust Up Tour" of 48 cities across the nation...
May 6, 2015 - 7:29pm
April 29, 2015
UND announces honorary degrees to be awarded
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The University of North Dakota will be awarding honorary degrees to North Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle...
April 29, 2015 - 6:16pm
February 25, 2015
Alerus Center’s 2014 profit down from 2013
GRAND FORKS — The Alerus Center’s total profit last year was much less than the previous year, but it was still above the budgeted profit. The city-owned event center profited about $492,000 in 2014, exceeding the profit amount staff budgeted for, which was about $77,000, according...
February 25, 2015 - 10:46pm
December 6, 2014
Prairie Grains set for Grand Forks: Agriculture conference caters to many interests
GRAND FORKS — The Upper Midwest harvest is wrapping up, a sure sign that the Prairie Grains conference is nearing. The annual conference, considered by some to kick off the area’s winter agricultural meeting season, is set for Dec. 10 and 11 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks...
December 6, 2014 - 5:28pm
July 24, 2014
UND’s Alerus Center gets HD video boards
The video replays at the Alerus Center this fall might not be favorable to a rebuilding UND football team, but at least they should look nice...
July 24, 2014 - 1:08am
Support for unmanned aircraft use varies by activity, study finds
GRAND FORKS — When it comes to unmanned aircraft buzzing through North Dakota skies, researchers at the University of North Dakota have found residents support some uses more than others in a new study. While residents were overwhelmingly in support of using UAS for search and...
June 24, 2014 - 11:32pm
UAS Summit kicks off in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — Hundreds of members of the unmanned aircraft systems industry have landed in Grand Forks for the 8th annual UAS Action Summit. This year’s summit, organized by the Red River Valley Research Corridor, is expected to draw between 350 and 400 exhibitors to the Alerus...
June 24, 2014 - 11:14pm
February 7, 2014
New oil conference connects Grand Forks to the Bakken — again
GRAND FORKS — Do business in the west, network in the east. Grand Forks will be home to the second major oil industry-related conference in a matter of months when the inaugural three-day Bakken/Three Forks Shale Oil Innovation Conference and Expo opens Monday in the Alerus Center....
February 7, 2014 - 9:36pm
February 6, 2014
Enbridge runs through spill drill ahead of Sandpiper project
GRAND FORKS — The scenario would be, to put it lightly, catastrophic. It’s a warm day, with a slight wind coming from the northwest. Sometime in the middle of the morning, an excavator accidently breaches a pipeline carrying crude oil near the Red River’s shore. A control...
February 6, 2014 - 6:44pm
December 27, 2013
Bison practicing at Alerus Center this week
FARGO — North Dakota State is playing football in Grand Forks after all.
December 27, 2013 - 12:06am
December 9, 2013
Alerus Center in Grand Forks seeks room to grow
GRAND FORKS -- The Alerus Center in Grand Forks is in negotiations to buy several lots adjacent to the city-owned events center, but officials don’t yet have a specific use for the land. “With the potential growth of (South 42nd Street), further discussion was held on possible...
December 9, 2013 - 10:56am