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Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 22:56

MINNEAPOLIS—Shin-Soo Choo extended his on-base streak to 35 games with two hits, including a two-run homer, and Mike Minor gave up just one run over six innings as the Texas...

Ottawa Senators pick UND's Jacob Bernard-Docker in first round of NHL Draft

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 22:44
Grand Forks Herald

DALLAS -- UND will have a first-round NHL draft pick on its roster again this fall.

Incoming freshman defenseman Jacob Bernard-Docker was taken in the first round, No. 26 overall,...

Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 22:38

DALLAS — After tons of trade speculation in the days leading up to the NHL draft, the Wild decided to stand pat on Friday night, June 22, at American Airlines...

Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:48

Another major beermaker is looking at ways to enter the marijuana business.

Denver-based Molson Coors Brewing Co. is weighing whether to expand into the sector with Canada poised to legalize...

Rodriguez lawyers: Jurors heard false evidence in Sjodin murder case

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:47

FARGO — Attorneys for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. have filed papers in U.S. District Court here asking that his conviction and death sentence be set aside, claiming jurors at his trial...

One Eddie back, one to go for Twins

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:07

MINNEAPOLIS — One Eddie back, the other still on the mend.

Twins third baseman Eduardo Escobar was held out of the lineup Friday night, June 22, against the Texas Rangers...

East Grand Forks to have new boys and girls hockey coaches

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 19:34
Grand Forks Herald

East Grand Forks Senior High will have new hockey coaches for both the girls and boys teams next season.

Scott Koberinski, who has held dual roles as athletic director and...

Pushing back on a Rolling Stone: Duluth mayor responds to online article about ‘grime,’ ‘brutalist mid-century relics’

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 19:24

DULUTH — Rolling Stone gathered Duluth Mayor Emily Larson's ire.

"We are not a grimy city," Larson said on Friday. "We are so much more than what was portrayed."


UMN enrollment plan calls for Twin Cities rejects to help fill outstate campuses

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 19:22

MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota says students who can't get into its increasingly selective Twin Cities flagship will be steered to the four coordinate campuses as the system looks...

Man sentenced for Vista Fleet tampering

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 19:21

DULUTH — A Twin Cities man who set the two Vista Fleet boats adrift in the Duluth harbor last fall will serve probation for the crime, but a felony conviction...

Timberwolves top pick: College coach says Okogie ‘just finds a way to be successful’

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 19:20

MINNEAPOLIS — Asked months ago by Georgia Tech's in-house media to compare his game to that of an NBA player, Josh Okogie came up with one with which Timberwolves fans...

After Supreme Court ruling, Fargo business owner says 'It's great to have an even playing field'

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:40

FARGO—Businesses in North Dakota, Minnesota and other states are now able to compete with online retailers after the U.S. Supreme Court announced their ruling on the Wayfair v South Dakota...

Judge orders 476 pounds of marijuana inadmissible during trial due to behavior of North Dakota deputy

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:01

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A North Dakota judge ruled that 476 pounds of marijuana seized during a traffic stop can't be used as evidence at trial because the sheriff's deputy who...

Minnesota can't afford to overlook Colorado, no matter what standings say

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:56

Minnesota United FC has had almost three weeks to prepare for Saturday night's game against Colorado at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo. And the Loons, who enter...

Evaluation reveals some dissent about NDUS chancellor's performance

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:46
Grand Forks Herald

A summary evaluation of North Dakota University System chancellor Mark Hagerott by State Board of Higher Education chair Don Morton paints a positive view of the chancellor's work over the...

President Trump's trade war threatens US newspaper industry

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:37

STERLING, Ill. - As a longtime editor of small-town newspapers, Jeff Rogers has seen his industry face the collapse of print advertising, the rise of the internet and more. Today,...

Man identified in fatal crash near Dickinson

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:12

DICKINSON, N.D. -- Authorities on Friday released the name of a 59-year-old Dickinson man killed in a head-on crash with a semi near Dickinson earlier in the week.
Randy Dolechek...

Rodriguez lawyers: Jurors heard false evidence in Sjodin murder case

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:02

FARGO – Attorneys for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. have filed papers in U.S. District Court here asking that his conviction and death sentence be set aside, claiming jurors at his trial...

WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Switzerland, Brazil secure wins with late goals

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 16:56

Switzerland scored a pair of goals in the second half, including the winner in the 90th minute, to stun Serbia 2-1 and move into a tie atop the World Cup...

Missing person named, two arrested in northwest Minnesota farm case

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 15:59

WAHPETON, N.D. — Police here have released the name of a missing Wahpeton man whose disappearance appears to be linked to a search of a rural Clay County farmstead and...


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