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Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United

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SEATTLE — Clint Dempsey's last-second penalty kick helped the Seattle Sounders pull out a 2-1 win over visiting Minnesota United on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.

Defender Chad Marshall also scored...

Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 21:41

MINNEAPOLIS — The Twins left Sunday evening for an eight-games-in-seven-days road trip without their best hitter who remained in the Twin Cities to receive treatment.

Miguel Sano, the Twins' third...

Sunday's local scoreboard

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 21:30
Grand Forks Herald

Amateur golf


GF All-City

Sunday's results
At GF Country Club
Championship flight
(Two-day total)

1. Nate Deziel 146 (won playoff); 2. Carson Thompson 146;...

UND off to its best soccer start in Division I era

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 21:29
Grand Forks Herald

The UND women's soccer program still has some unfinished business in the Big Sky Conference before moving the Summit League next season.

On Sunday, however, the Fighting Hawks made a...

UND off to its best soccer start in Division I era

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 21:28
Grand Forks Herald

The UND women's soccer program still has some unfinished business in the Big Sky Conference before moving the Summit League next season.

On Sunday, however, the Fighting Hawks made a...

Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 20:51

SINGAPORE — Ten sailors are missing and five injured after a U.S. warship collided with a merchant vessel east of Singapore on Monday, aUG. 21, the U.S. Navy said.


Sunday's local clipboard

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 20:09
Grand Forks Herald

Amateur golf

Deziel wins All-City: Nate Deziel, a high school golfer at East Grand Forks Senior High, captured the Grand Forks All-City men's title Sunday afternoon, shooting a 76...

International Peace Garden fundraising to fill budget gaps

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 20:00

DUNSEITH, N.D.—Cuts to North Dakota's state budget are affecting the International Peace Garden, prompting the tourist attraction that straddles the U.S.-Canadian border to launch new fundraising efforts.

As declining revenues...

Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:27

GREENSBORO, N.C.—With the pressure on, Henrik Stenson put together four birdies to pull away from a crowded leaderboard to win the Wyndham Championship by one stroke on Sunday, Aug. 20,...

Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 17:46

MINNEAPOLIS — Eddie Rosario's grand slam capped a nine-run first inning for Minnesota and Chris Gimenez was a triple away from the cycle in the Twins' 12-5 win over the...

Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 17:02

ST. PAUL — Minnesota has a Confederate symbol in its possession. It has long caused controversy. And Minnesota is not moving it.

The Confederate icon—a scarred and hole-worn Virginia battle...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Kuntz, a chip off the old block, playing for NDSU instead of UND

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 17:02

FARGO—As a principal architect for ICON Architectural Group based in Grand Forks, Mike Kuntz has worked on some of the area's sports landmarks like Ralph Engelstad Arena, Scheels Arena and...

Team USA rides early wave to Solheim Cup repeat

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 16:40

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Team USA tossed aside any chance of a European comeback with two early singles-match victories and a half in the first three pairings on the...

WNBA: Lynx fall to Liberty at MSG

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 16:37

NEW YORK—Defense was the name of the game on Sunday at Madison Square Garden and the New York defense was just a little better than Minnesota's.

Tina Charles scored 19...

SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 15:55

GREGORY COUNTY, S.D. — State officials urge patience for three region ambulance services in danger of shutting down.

Following state legislation that went into effect in late 2016 that reduced...

Clear-plastic noise-barrier walls brighten neighborhoods along Twin Cities-area interstates

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 15:10

LITTLE CANADA, Minn.—Talk about transparency in government.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has installed clear noise-barrier walls in two locations along freeways. The plastic sheets block the sound as effectively...

Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 13:49

LOS ANGELES (Reuters)—Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in movies as well as a fund-raising powerhouse with his annual Labor Day telethon, died on Sunday...

Local lumber: Company provides material for popular home trend

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 13:05

One of the most popular home decor trends combines organic elements with sleek modernity — aptly named rustic chic. Many homeowners are incorporating the style into their space through recycled...

OUTDOORS ROUNDUP: Continental duck numbers hold steady

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 11:15
Grand Forks Herald

Continental duck numbers remain higher than the 1955 to 2016 long-term average, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday in releasing its 2017 "Trends in Duck Breeding Populations" report....

Rolette man dies after motorcycle crash

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 10:57

LAKE METIGOSHE STATE PARK -- A motorcyclist is dead after fatally crashing their bike near Lake Metigoshe on Saturday, August 19th.

28-year-old Derek Thompson of Rolette was driving west on...


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