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Trump speaks to farmers at American Farm Bureau convention

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 21:14
grandforksherald - Minnesota members of the American Farm Bureau Federation were encouraged to hear about new trade deals for ag products, but are concerned how they will be implemented.

Mostert, 49ers run all over Packers to reach Super Bowl LIV

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 21:00
grandforksherald - SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Raheem Mostert rushed for a franchise-record 220 yards and scored four touchdowns, and the San Francisco 49ers pummeled the Green Bay Packers on both sides of the ball to notch a 37-20 victory on Sunday, Jan. 19, in the NFC Championship Game at Santa Clara, Calif.

Stauber to launch reelection bid Monday

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 20:10
grandforksherald - If he wins reelection, Stauber would be the first Republican member of Congress to do so in the 8th District since William Pittenger in 1944, according to the release.

Striking snowplow drivers, Minnesota county resume mediation

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 19:46
grandforksherald - Biden expresses support for St. Louis County workers in tweet

Tears of joy for return of airmen to Minneapolis Air Reserve Station

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 19:12
grandforksherald - MINNEAPOLIS — Nine-month-old Averly Gill was the only one of Tech Sgt. Andy Gill’s five children there to greet him when his plane landed Sunday, Jan. 19, after his deployment to Southwest Asia for the past five months.

Census offering up to $27.50 an hour in ‘urgent’ push for Twin Cities workers

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 18:56
grandforksherald - Ramsey County as of Thursday was at 69 percent of its application target, behind Hennepin County but ahead of Anoka, Dakota and Washington counties. Some of the state’s greatest needs are around St. Cloud and Duluth.

$10 million Minnesota State Fair facelift to include metal detectors

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 18:48
grandforksherald - FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — A $10 million facelift for the Minnesota State Fair will include metal detectors at entrance gates, construction of a year-round ticket office, improvements to livestock buildings and other upgrades such as painting, landscaping and other projects across the fairground.

North Dakota State's one fourth quarter field goal enough to hold off UND 92-82

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 18:35
grandforksherald - FARGO -- The UND women's basketball team gave up 99 points to South Dakota State last week in a Summit League loss in Brookings.

Landry holds off Ancer to win The American Express

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 18:22
grandforksherald - LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Andrew Landry recovered from a few late mistakes and held off a spirited charge by Mexico's Abraham Ancer to win The American Express on Sunday, Jan. 19.

Mahomes, Chiefs handle Titans to reach Super Bowl LIV

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 17:30
grandforksherald - KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Patrick Mahomes passed for 294 yards and three touchdowns while adding 53 yards and another score rushing Sunday, Jan. 19, as the Kansas City Chiefs advanced to their first Super Bowl in 50 years by downing the Tennessee Titans 35-24 at Kansas City, Mo.

Career academy would 'move the needle' on workforce shortage, but its future in Cass County remains uncertain 

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 16:21
grandforksherald - FARGO — Construction of a career workforce academy southwest of Fargo might have to wait if local and state governments don't act, but the $30 million project — supported by private and public monies — will find a way forward, proponents said.

North Dakota State's Tyson Ward carries Bison over UND

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 16:05
grandforksherald - FARGO -- The UND men's basketball team spent the entire game Sunday chasing North Dakota State's lead.

Rutgers tops Minnesota, eyes long-awaited Top 25 ranking

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 15:59
grandforksherald - PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers used defense, rebounding and balanced scoring to move into a tie for second place in the Big 10 Conference on Sunday, Jan. 19, with a 64-56 win over visiting Minnesota.

Watching Yellowstone's wolves

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 15:23
grandforksherald - Pack fights, car crashes and hunts have killed many. But a photographer who documents them says these wild creatures have filled a missing link in the national park's ecosystem.

Letter to the editor: We have the government we deserve

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 15:00
grandforksherald - To the editor,

After 40 years, Park River alley owners continue to pair bowling, food

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 13:00
grandforksherald - PARK RIVER, N.D. – Hamburger patties sizzled on the griddle, the flat sides of the freshly made buns beside them toasting, as Keith Berg took a phone call from a customer asking about the Bowl Mor daily special.

Letter to the editor: Producing oil bad for people of the world

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 13:00
grandforksherald - To the editor,

McMartin farm bankruptcies could wrap up this year

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 09:19
grandforksherald - FARGO, N.D. — A lawyer for the intertwined bankruptcies of Ronald G. McMartin Jr. and his McM Inc. says it is possible the cases can be drawn to a close in 2020 after more than three years in court.

UND research seeks to help accurately predict snow totals in blizzards

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 09:00
grandforksherald - As yet another winter storm hits the Red River Valley, forecasters are looking to more accurately predict just how much snow will fall and where, but high winds and storm movement often make that a difficult task. A research team at UND is aiming to help with that weather data.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota outsources some medical claims processing to India

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 09:00
grandforksherald - An average of 540 claims per day are processed in India


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