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Monday's local scoreboard

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 22:50
Girls golf

Lightning beat Stars to win Stanley Cup

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 22:25
Tampa Bay clinches series 4-2

Supreme Court nominee Barrett prepares for meetings this week on Capitol Hill

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 22:00
Barrett will meet Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. (2130 GMT) at the U.S. Capitol, Graham's office said. She will meet with several other committee Republicans earlier in the day.

Pelosi says Democrats unveil new COVID-19 aid bill

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 21:57
"Democrats are making good on our promise to compromise with this updated bill," she said. "We have been able to make critical additions and reduce the cost of the bill by shortening the time covered for now."

New adviser giving Trump bad information on virus, top U.S. officials say

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 21:42
WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Two senior U.S. public health experts have raised concerns that White House adviser Scott Atlas is providing misleading or incorrect information on the coronavirus pandemic to President Donald Trump, according to media reports on Monday.

Grand Forks Superintendent Brenner: Some teachers feeling 'overwhelmed' by challenges caused by pandemic

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 21:18
As the Grand Forks School District enters the fifth week of the school year, Superintendent Terry Brenner said overall things are going “so far, so good,” but he’s received feedback from high school teachers who are feeling “overwhelmed” by the challenges of teaching in the hybrid model whereby students are in school on alternate days.

Fargo Public Library doing away with overdue fines

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 21:00
FARGO — The Fargo Public Library is eliminating overdue fines starting Thursday, Oct. 1.

Grand Forks weighs plans for further federal aid

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 20:52
Another round of federal coronavirus aid means a Grand Forks program has another $298,000 to spend this year on low- and moderate-income residents. So where should that money go?

Vikings are 0-3, and three players are still around from when it happened before

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 20:20
Kyle Rudolph, Harrison Smith and Adam Thielen were on the 2013 team that went 0-3.

As average cases rise in Polk County, East Grand Forks schools monitor COVID numbers closely

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:43
There are no plans yet to transition to a more restrictive learning model. As of Monday, Sept. 29, there are zero confirmed cases among East Grand Forks students and staff, and 30 close contacts quarantining at home.

Project Veritas video alleges widespread voter fraud in Minn. with U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar at head

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:32
MINNEAPOLIS — A Project Veritas report on alleged ballot harvesting in the Somali community has Republicans calling for an investigation.

Ex-Roseville teacher segregated Black students, lawsuit says

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:23
Parent also says son was assaulted

Angie Craig sues over election postponement after candidate dies

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:14
ST. PAUL — U.S. Rep. Angie Craig, D-Minn., is suing Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon in hopes of forcing the state to proceed with its Congressional District 2 election in November, which was

Ogema woman killed in one-vehicle crash

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:09
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — An Ogema woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash southwest of Detroit Lakes on Saturday, Sept. 26, the Becker County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

Twins get first crack at knocking out maligned Astros

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 19:03
Houston starts its first postseason since it was discovered they cheated while winning the 2018 World Series

City faces a setback as federal funding request for downtown Tech Accelerator denied

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 18:40
Plans for the city to turn the Herald building into a tech accelerator have been dealt a setback, as the city’s application for programming funds has been denied.

Court rules Minn. schools must allow students to use locker rooms according to their gender identity

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 18:40
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday, Sept. 28, ruled that, in accordance with the state's civil rights law,

Twins prep for Astros with health of key players still in flux

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 18:31
The Astros have underachieved this year and have the worst record of any American League playoff team.

A breakout and a flameout: Thumbs up and thumbs down for Minnesota's game vs. Tennessee

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 18:26
Forum News Service's Robb Jeffries and Jason Feldman give their grades for the Vikings-Titans game.

Southeast Minnesota town disputes CDC worker harassment claims

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 18:20
Mayor says a holstered radio was possibly confused with a gun; state representative demands an apology.


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