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'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
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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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
Tuesday storm delivers new blow to weather-battered towns, farms
CRYSTAL—Janet Schmitz was in awe at the damage caused by storms that plowed through the town of Crystal Tuesday evening. "It's a wreck,"...
July 20, 2016 - 10:27pm
July 7, 2016
Five arrested in vandalism of Pisek church, priceless painting
PISEK — Five suspects have been arrested in connection with vandalism that left a Pisek church temporarily closed and coated a priceless 124-year-old oil painting with fire extinguisher retardant. The Walsh County Sheriff's Department arrested Joshua Trebor Weis, 19, Bowdon, N.D.;...
July 7, 2016 - 10:09pm
June 13, 2016
Man hit by train in Grand Forks was subject of welfare check
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grafton man found dead on the railroad tracks near the Grand Forks Amtrak station Friday has been identified by the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office as 50-year-old Jon Robert Engelland. Walsh County authorities notified Grand Forks law enforcement agencies...
June 13, 2016 - 1:57pm
November 28, 2015
Family mourns husband, father at center of missing person search earlier this month
WALSH COUNTY, N.D. -- It was two days after the prayer service for his father that Jacob Vorachek played in his first hockey game. Wearing his dad's No. 12, Jacob, 13, was the starting center, taking the first faceoff for the Grand Forks Thunder, a traveling team. Travis Vorachek...
November 28, 2015 - 6:00am
November 19, 2015
After being used to search for missing hunter, sheriff says drones serve to help the public
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A missing hunter in Walsh County brought the use of unmanned aircraft for public good into the spotlight earlier this month. The Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office operated the aircraft during the search for Grand Forks resident Travis Vorachek, one of several...
November 19, 2015 - 11:30pm
November 10, 2015
No signs of foul play in missing hunter's death, authorities say
WHITMAN, N.D. -- There is no indication foul play was involved in the death of a Grand Forks hunter who went over the weekend near here, according...
November 10, 2015 - 3:21pm
November 9, 2015
Grand Forks man still missing on third day of searching in Walsh County
WHITMAN, N.D. -- A second day of searching has not brought home a Grand Forks hunter who went missing Saturday in Walsh County. Law enforcement...
November 9, 2015 - 11:44am
November 7, 2015
Search to continue Sunday for missing hunter in Walsh County
WHITMAN, N.D. -- The Walsh County Sheriff’s Department and volunteers will continue their efforts today to locate a hunter who went missing Saturday. Walsh County Sheriff Ron Jurgens said his department began searching for a 45-year-old man at about 10 a.m. Saturday in the southwest...
November 7, 2015 - 10:56pm
August 28, 2015
3 arrested for Grafton string of vehicle break-ins
GRAFTON — Three people are in jail on a variety of charges in connection to a rash of vehicle break-ins in Grafton last weekend. Michael Armin Johnson, 30, Grafton, and Ronald Francis Nelson Vondal, 26, Bismarck, were jailed Thursday in the Walsh County Jail in Grafton, while Karly...
News/crime and courts
August 28, 2015 - 11:44pm
July 21, 2015
Letter: ND counties revive infamous ‘separate but equal’ doctrine
Following the Supreme Court’s ruling in favor of marriage equality, Kathy Schwab, the Stark County recorder, and Diane Link, the Walsh County recorder, indicated that — because of their religious views — they were uncomfortable issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The...
July 21, 2015 - 2:53pm
July 14, 2015
Walsh County recorder declines to issue same-sex licenses
GRAFTON — Walsh County Commission last week granted a request from County Recorder Diane Link to relieve her of marriage licensing and officiating duties after she said it would go against her beliefs to grant licenses to same-sex couples. Link said she believes marriage is between...
July 14, 2015 - 10:33pm
April 17, 2015
Truck carrying coal caused wildfires along Interstate 29, sheriff suspects
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Grass fires along a roughly 60-mile stretch of Interstate 29 Wednesday could have been caused by burning pieces of coal falling...
April 17, 2015 - 2:49pm
May 16, 2014
GF police informant’s sentencing canceled
GRAND FORKS — A Grand Forks County judge has canceled a sentencing hearing for a police informant convicted of theft but has not revealed his reason for doing so. Steven Harold Anderson, 59, was set to be sentenced on a felony theft charge Friday, but his hearing was canceled without...
News/crime and courts
May 16, 2014 - 9:58pm
April 11, 2014
High waters in Walsh County: Drivers tempt fate on flooded roads as sandbagging begins
MINTO — There was more than 3 feet of water flowing over a section of U.S. Highway 81 on Thursday morning, but the driver of the car was intent...
April 11, 2014 - 12:04am
April 1, 2014
Rescue mission complete: Plows clear path through storm for stranded travelers, sheriff
GRAND FORKS — Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild was stranded along Interstate 29 east of Grafton for about six hours during a blizzard Monday...
April 1, 2014 - 11:41pm