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Century duo commits to UND football

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 23:07
BISMARCK -- Just days removed from winning a second straight state title, two Century seniors still have reason to celebrate.

Friends and family of Grand Forks teacher hope and pray for his recovery from COVID-19

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 22:12
GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks community is praying for a miracle beloved teacher battling COVID-19. He survived an emergency procedure Monday, Nov. 23, but the prognosis is still unknown.

Trump administration gives green light to proceed with Biden transition

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 21:40
The Trump campaign's legal efforts to overturn the election have almost entirely failed in key battleground states, and a growing number of Republican leaders, business executives and national security experts have urged the president to let the transition begin.

Grand Forks School Board members hear details on new $500,000 STEM grant from Defense Department

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 21:15
Education in the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and math – will get a major boost from the $500,000 grant recently received by the Grand Forks School District from the U.S. Department of Defense, according to local school administrators.

Gophers cancel Tuesday’s practice with ‘presumptive COVID-19 positive tests’

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 20:55
The Gophers said medical experts have advised the football program to not practice Tuesday, Nov. 24, due to “presumptive COVID-19 positive tests” Monday, the athletic department said in a statement.

Grand Forks-area COVID-19 metrics begin ‘pointing in the right direction’

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 20:01
There are signs that a novel coronavirus may be beginning to wane in Grand Forks County, but a pair of data analysts who spoke to Grand Forks City Council members on Monday said the end is far from near.

Vikings place Thielen on COVID-19 reserve list

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 19:31
A day after his best game of the season, the Vikings placed star wide receiver Adam Thielen on the COVID-19 reserve list Monday.

UPDATE: All East Grand Forks public schools to transition to full-time distance learning

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 19:16
The East Grand Forks School Board voted to approve the two-week period of full-time remote learning at its regular meeting Monday, Nov. 23.

Hoops on Hops: Thanks and beer for this holiday

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 19:00
These beers will go with various activities that might be on your upcoming docket.

Langdon-Edmore-Munich's five selections highlight North Dakota Class A all-state football team

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 19:00
When your program has won 38 straight games and three straight state championships, you're going to have some familiar names receiving postseason recognition.

Grand Forks Growth Fund modifies leases, grants loans in busy session

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:51
Members of the Grand Forks Growth Fund Committee approved extending the lease of a downtown boutique by one month, to allow time to further gather information on executing a longer-term lease.

All East Grand Forks public schools to transition to full-time distance learning

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:30
The East Grand Forks School Board voted to approve the two-week period of full-time remote learning at its regular meeting Monday, Nov. 23.

NCHC Pod to be played behind closed doors

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:29
When the National Collegiate Hockey Conference Pod opens on Dec. 1 -- and when UND plays its first game Dec. 2 -- it will be unlike any other game in program history.

Loons have been ‘awful’ in games at Sporting Kansas City

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:22
The worst part for Minnesota United in advancing to the Western Conference semifinals on Sunday, Nov. 22, is where the Loons have to go next.

After looking better over three games, Vikings’ young defense regresses in loss to Cowboys

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:03
Early in the season, closing out games was a problem for the Vikings’ young defense. And it seems to have become an issue again.

Sanford Health launches outpatient COVID-19 therapy centers

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 17:48
Sanford Health patients who are determined to be high risk will be treated with bamlanivimab, a COVID-19 antibody treatment made by pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly. The company received an emergency use authorization for the drug from the Food and Drug Administration on Nov. 9.

U.S. agency tells Biden he can formally begin transition

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 17:36
"I take this role seriously and, because of recent developments involving legal challenges and certifications of election results, am transmitting this letter today to make those resources and services available to you," General Services Administration chief Emily Murphy wrote in a letter to Biden.

Watch: East Grand Forks School Board meeting for Monday, Nov. 23

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 17:31
The East Grand Forks Public School board meeting livestream is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m.

Lawmakers agree Minnesotans need relief in latest COVID wave, but not over how and when

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 17:31
After months of political back-and-forth over the state leaders' roles in responding to the pandemic, both sides of the nation's only split Legislature agrees that now is a time of emergency. But where they go from here is unclear.


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