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Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge

2 hours 15 min ago

HOUSTON—James Harden and Clint Capela recorded double-doubles, and the Houston Rockets used another third-quarter blitz to top the Minnesota Timberwolves 122-104 on Wednesday at Toyota Center to complete a 4-1...

Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:56

ST. PAUL—Tom Thibodeau has talked time and again about the challenge he faced when coming to Minnesota. Yes, the Timberwolves had a young nucleus with enough talent to potentially win...

Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:54

NEW YORK — Before 238-game winner CC Sabathia re-signed with the New York Yankees on a one-year, $10 million deal, he gave serious consideration to signing with the Twins instead....

NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:53

ST. PAUL—Only once in the past four NFL Drafts has Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman not made 10 selections, and that draft wasn't one of his best.

In 2016, the...

Sano hits home run in Twins 4-7 loss to Yankees

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:14

NEW YORK—Rookie first baseman Tyler Austin launched a three-run home run in the third inning to give the Yankees a three-run lead, and then made a sliding, over-the-shoulder catch in...

Section 8A champs to rely on pitching, defense

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:09
Grand Forks Herald

FOSSTON, Minn.—Brett Sundquist finished the 2017 high school baseball season with a flourish. He pitched a perfect game as Fosston beat Martin Luther-GHEC 10-0 in the consolation championship game of...

Thursday local scoreboard

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:08
Grand Forks Herald

Prep baseball


Late Tuesday

Thief River Falls 10,
Fosston 0

FOS 000 00 --0 4 0

TRF 113 41 --10 11 0

WP—Dylan Manderud; LP—Kyle Jacobson...

Former Valley City superintendent to lead Richland 44

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 21:21

COLFAX, N.D. — The embattled Richland 44 School District has named a new superintendent to lead the school after an investigation revealed allegations of sexual misconduct and hazing among male...

Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 21:20

DULUTH—A judge's recommendation that the Line 3 pipeline replacement should follow its existing route across Minnesota — through two reservations instead of around them, as Enbridge had proposed — is...

Bob King, former executive secretary of the NDHSAA, dies at age 84

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 21:15
Grand Forks Herald

VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Bob King, the former executive secretary of the North Dakota High School Activities Association, died Wednesday. He was 84.

King served as executive secretary from July 1988 to...

Finally, it's time for some golf

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 21:15
Grand Forks Herald

It may have been a little breezy. The temperature may not have been perfect. However, after a winter that didn't seem to end, the conditions for golf on Wednesday were...

Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 20:01

OLIVIA, Minn.—The owners of a Bird Island home destroyed by fire in January have now been charged in connection with that fire.

Jeffrey George Ackerson Jr., 34, is facing felony...

For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 19:58

ST. PAUL—If a bankruptcy trustee can't sell the McNally Smith College of Music building before the end of the year, there may be no money left for students, employees and...

Legislators dig for budget figures from addiction recovery office

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 19:56

BISMARCK—Funding of the Office of Recovery Reinvented came under the microscope Wednesday at a meeting of the interim Health Services Committee.

In January by executive order, Gov. Doug Burgum...

Fridley, Minn., man killed in house fire

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 19:54

FRIDLEY, Minn.—A Fridley man was killed Tuesday night, April 24, when a fire engulfed the home in which he was sleeping.

Three other occupants of the home were able to...

Red River High School musical group takes top prize in 'Grand Cities Idol'

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 19:04
Grand Forks Herald

"The Three Musketeers," a group of Red River High School seniors, took top honors at the Grand Cities Idol contest Tuesday night at Grand Forks Central High School.

Seth Brandl,...

Twin of boy killed in Fergus Falls will be returned to Washington

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 18:29

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The twin brother of a boy killed in this central Minnesota city will be returned to Washington state.

Six-year-old Xavier Burland will be moved to the...

Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 18:28

BISMARCK—Federal regulators who play key roles in oil and gas development on the Fort Berthold Reservation said Wednesday, April 25, they're working to streamline the permitting process to reduce natural...

Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo, discuss drug crisis

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 18:24

FARGO — Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to visit Fargo on Friday, April 27, to make an announcement related to law enforcement and give remarks on the drug crisis, according...

Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 18:22

WINONA, Minn.—A measles-infected traveler may have contaminated people in southern Minnesota earlier this month, health officials cautioned Wednesday, April 25.

A non-Minnesota resident with confirmed measles traveled through Minnesota and...


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