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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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