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Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:32

FARGO — For almost a year, the group of 17 Fargo Oak Grove School students and nine adults had been excitedly preparing for their mission trip to Antigua and Chimaltenango,...

Fargo Police asking for help finding missing girl

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:00

FARGO -- The Fargo Police Department is asking the public for help finding a missing teenager.

Police say that 16-year-old Genevieve Ingadire was last seen on July 13th at about 4...

She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 09:50

Tippi Thole recycled. She composted. She thought she was doing a pretty good job environmentally. Then she heard a talk on plastics, and the container of trash she and her...

Minnesota's prevailing-wage laws a 'win-win-win,' researcher says; critics call for changes

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 09:19

ST. PAUL—Are Minnesota's rules setting pay on state-funded public construction projects a boost for skilled labor or a barrier for workers hoping to climb the employment ladder?

When it comes...

AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 08:30

Off-target drift is a problem again this crop season.

Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on

Get the latest agri-weather outlook...

Letter: Obey traffic laws, make life better

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 08:22
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

I cannot believe the driving on the streets of Grand Forks. Was there an announcement that Grand Forks does not have to follow any traffic regulations in...

Commentary: It's gardening quiz time!

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:52

FARGO — It's been nine months since our last quiz, so close your books and take out a sheet of paper. Do your own work and keep your eyes on...

Tree emerging from silo found place in sun

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:42

Q: Hi Don, thought you might be interested in seeing this ash tree growing in a silo west of St. Hilaire, Minn. — Lee Johnson.

Letter: Writer was wrong to demean all media

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:24
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

I'm glad letter-writer Bob Legg had a good vacation drive through several states recently, during which he and his wife "experienced nothing but nice people." (Letter, "In...

Energy Hawks research group brings together students from many different majors

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:23
Grand Forks Herald

A new program at the EERC is bringing together UND students from across campus and across disciplines to better understand North Dakota's current energy landscape and looking at what can...

Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:07

Dear Carol: I've lived 900 miles away from my parents for years. My husband and I were tied down with caring for his parents, so we didn't see my family...

Mauer, Cave lead Twins past Rays in slugfest

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 23:21

MINNEAPOLIS — Joe Mauer homered and drove in four runs and Jake Cave had three hits, including a double and triple, and had two RBIs and two runs scored to...

Friday's local scoreboard

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:50
Grand Forks Herald

Auto racing


River Cities Speedway

Friday's results

World of Outlaw late models

Marlar wins RCS World of Outlaws feature

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:50
Grand Forks Herald

Mike Marlar already had the record for the fastest lap turned at River Cities Speedway by a late model driver.

On Friday night, he added another feat at the Bullring:...

Area golf events draw former UND athletes, NHL players

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:50
Grand Forks Herald

T.J. Oshie is bringing the Stanley Cup to Warroad on July 24th.

That will kick off a festive week in the northwestern Minnesota town.

Four days after the Stanley Cup...

Severity of Buxton's latest injury unclear

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:43

MINNEAPOLIS — X-rays taken of Byron Buxton's left hand Friday,July 13, were negative, but the Twins still are waiting for further tests to know the full extent of what is...

College student wins $1M Powerball using phone app

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:24

ST. PAUL — A St. Paul college student hit the jackpot Wednesday night, July 11, when he won $1 million on a Powerball ticket by using a controversial new mobile...

Las Vegas Aces zip past Lynx

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 22:20

MINNEAPOLIS—Kayla McBride scored 24 points and A'ja Wilson finished with 11 points, 15 rebounds, five assists and four blocks to lead the Las Vegas Aces to their fourth straight victory,...

Government says it will reunite up to 200 migrant children a day with their parents

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 21:52

WASHINGTON - Federal officials said Friday they plan to return up to 200 children a day to their migrant parents to comply with a federal court order issued in a...

Sanders takes turn in Duluth, calls Trump 'pathological liar'

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 21:45

DULUTH, Minn.—Duluth Mayor Emily Larson said Sen. Bernie Sanders enjoyed the view descending Thompson Hill into the city Friday.

"Just as much as we do," she said.

Arriving a short...


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