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Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
Trinity thanks community for support last 3 years
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
January 29, 2016
AAA: Grand Forks, Fargo gas prices hit 12-year low
FARGO -- Gas prices in Fargo and Grand Forks have hit 12-year lows. The average price of gasoline in Grand Forks was $1.67 per gallon as of mid-Friday, according to a news release from AAA. That's the lowest price since Feb. 18, 2004, when drivers paid the same amount. On Friday,...
January 29, 2016 - 4:30pm
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
January 27, 2016
Grand Forks man sentenced to 12 years in prison for fentanyl case
GRAND FORKS -- Another Grand Forks man was sentenced in federal court Tuesday in connection with an operation meant to battle fentanyl use and distribution. Joshua Tyler Fulp, 20, was sentenced to 12 years in prison and three years of supervised release. He and others convicted in...
January 27, 2016 - 6:55pm
January 25, 2016
Police seeking owner of dog who was killed after attack in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- Grand Forks police are still searching for the owner of a dog that was killed after it attacked a person and another dog in order to see if the victim needs to undergo treatment for rabies. Officers have been seeking information since Saturday, when the department received...
January 25, 2016 - 6:19pm
January 24, 2016
Increased security already for events commonplace around country, Grand Forks will soon follow suit
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- At major arenas and stadiums across the country, security is becoming closer and closer to what travelers now expect at airports. Guests often must empty their pockets and walk through metal detectors, and many venues have heavy restrictions on what is allowed...
January 24, 2016 - 12:00pm
January 23, 2016
Man arrested twice for DUI in less than five hours, out on bail
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man was arrested twice this morning for driving under the influence. The Grand Forks Police Department said Carl Walter Schempp, 56, was first booked for DUI at 12:03 a.m. After posting bond and being released, he was pulled over again for driving while...
January 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Demographic shift after flood prompts senior living development in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- Despite being based in Grand Forks for almost 20 years and constructing dozens of projects elsewhere, Edgewood Group hasn't built a senior living facility in the city. That's poised to change this year with the construction of a facility near Altru Health System's main...
January 23, 2016 - 6:00am
January 22, 2016
Heitkamp: Unaccompanied minors from South America fleeing, not migrating
GRAND FORKS -- U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., hopes the Grand Forks community will welcome unaccompanied children coming over the country's...
January 22, 2016 - 9:40pm
Florida Georgia Line headed to Upper Midwest
GRAND FORKS -- Country music duo Florida Georgia Line announced its Dig Your Roots Tour will make multiple stops across the Upper Midwest, including Grand Forks and Bismarck. According to a post to the group’s Facebook page, the summer tour will also make stops in Rapid City and...
January 22, 2016 - 2:04pm
Scientists aim to probe oldest rock near Rugby
RUGBY -- Scientists want to go to the middle of the continent near Rugby to peer deep where few have looked before. On Thursday, the Energy and Environmental Research Center in Grand Forks will approach the state to drill down more than 16,000 feet into the oldest rock on the planet...
January 22, 2016 - 10:11am
January 20, 2016
Men accused of stealing hotel ATM turned off power, police say
GRAND FORKS -- Police said two men accused of stealing an ATM Tuesday from a Hilton Garden Inn in Grand Forks turned off the power in the hotel before loading the machine into a stolen truck. Jeffrey Allen Conn, 27, and Daniel Joseph Ganyo, 51, both of Grand Forks, were arrested by...
January 20, 2016 - 8:58pm
Police: Man found rolling in snow naked assaulted officer with handcuffs
GRAND FORKS -- A South Dakota man found last month rolling in the snow naked and assaulting a police officer with handcuffs was arrested Tuesday in Grand Forks.. On Dec. 12, police were sent to the parking lot at an apartment complex on 43rd Street in Grand Forks for a report of a...
January 20, 2016 - 7:34pm
January 19, 2016
Two accused of stealing ATM from Grand Forks hotel
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Police arrested two men accused of stealing an ATM from a Grand Forks hotel Tuesday morning. Jeffrey Allen Conn, 27, was...
News/crime and courts
January 19, 2016 - 8:13pm
Defendant in Juba arson case makes first appearance in federal court
GRAND FORKS -- An East Grand Forks, Minn., man accused of setting fire to a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks made his first appearance Tuesday...
January 19, 2016 - 6:15pm
January 18, 2016
Memorial still possible for black man lynched by mob in Grand Forks in 1882
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Interest in a memorial for a black man who was lynched by a mob in Grand Forks 134 years ago has not been quashed, local leaders said. In 1882, an angry mob of Grand Forks residents hanged Charles Thurber before he had a chance to stand trial on charges of attempted...
January 18, 2016 - 6:00am