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Barbot sparks Knights in win over Red River

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:47
Grand Forks Herald

In Grand Forks Central's last boys high school basketball game, Alex Barbot only attempted three field goals. He didn't score a point.

What a difference it was Thursday.

Barbot led...

Mack's two goals carry East Grand Forks over Bemidji

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:46
Grand Forks Herald

East Grand Forks Senior High star forward Tanner Mack's two goals gave Bemidji coach Eric Monsrud a flashback.

And not because Mack also had two goals earlier this year in...

Omaha hits late 3-pointer, stings UND 92-91 in men's basketball

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:38
Grand Forks Herald

For years, Omaha and UND were members of the old North Central Conference—Division II programs that had a number of competitive games against each other.

The teams went their separate...

Bison men start fast, cruise to victory against Western Illinois

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:21

FARGO - North Dakota State junior Tyson Ward is leading the Bison in scoring and rebounding in Summit League men's basketball games this season. NDSU head coach David Richman, however,...

Zucker strikes twice as Wild hold off Jets

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:08

ST. PAUL -- Jason Zucker scored twice and goalie Devan Dubnyk made 26 saves as the Minnesota Wild kicked off a two-game homestand by clinging to a 3-2 victory over...

Saunders' rapid rise is no surprise to those who know him best

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 20:58

Spencer Tollackson remembers being AAU teammates with Ryan Saunders during their teenage years.

Sometimes, Tollackson would play alongside Saunders. Other times, during practice, he would be coached by him. As...

Entz introduces new hires to Bison football coaching staff

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 20:46

FARGO — Tyler Roehl was happy to stay home.

The former North Dakota State running back stood at the podium Thursday afternoon, Jan. 10, in a suit and reflected on...

Dumba's continued absence has been a blow to Wild's power play

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 20:37

ST. PAUL -- When Matt Dumba was lost to a shoulder injury on Dec. 15, Minnesota Wild coaches and teammates immediately lamented losing the big defenseman’s slap shot on the...

McFeely: 'Megakota' would be huge, with powerful economy

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 19:53

The idea of the Dakotas being something different than a North and a South is not entirely new.

There was the controversial idea in the 1980s of turning the Great...

St. Paul school locked down for gun threats twice in one day

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 19:02

ST. PAUL — North St. Paul’s high school was locked down twice Thursday, Jan. 10 — first over a report of a student with a handgun and later when a...

Trump falsely asserts he never promised Mexico would directly pay for the border wall

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:43

It was a foundational promise of Donald Trump's historic presidential campaign: Mexico would pay for his 2,000 mile border wall. But as he desperately fights for $5.7 billion in taxpayer...

It’s official: United brings in Ozzie Alonso to help leaky defense; a right back target surfaces

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:26

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota United announced Thursday the official addition of defensive midfielder Ozzie Alonso as well the groundwork necessary to bring the four-time MLS all-star to the Loons.


Meet Mr. Freeze: Brandon Radeke is the icemaker for the NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins -- and Bemidji’s Hockey Day Minnesota

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:21

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Olympians and Stanley Cup winners have skated on Brandon Radeke’s ice.

Next week in Bemidji, hockey players of all ages are joining the club.

For the 13th...

2 men, teen girl charged with murder, kidnapping, robbery in fatal Mesabi Trail shooting

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:20

HIBBING, Minn. — Two men and a teenage girl were charged Wednesday, Jan. 9, with murder, kidnapping and robbery in the death of an Aurora man whose body was found...

Minnesota Legislature’s first bills: Requiring hands-free cell phone use and gender equity amendment

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 18:11

ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers spent the first two days of the new legislative session detailing their top priorities, but there’s a lot of other things they also want to...

UND SPORTS ZONE: Get ready for UND-Colorado College with the Herald's preview

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:52
Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks Herald sports reporters Brad Schlossman and Danielle Podlaski discuss this weekend's series against Colorado College.

Opponents of ND constitutional amendment proposal lambast 'arrogant' attempt to shift power

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:41

BISMARCK — Opponents of a proposal to alter the process for amending the North Dakota constitution hammered the idea as an effort to undermine the will of the voters Thursday,...

Longtime NFL coach Joe Philbin a candidate to rebuild Vikings’ struggling O-line

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:30

EAGAN, Minn. -- The Vikings have settled on an offensive coordinator. Now, they have turned their attention toward an offensive line coach.

On Wednesday, Jan. 9, the day the Vikings...

Water gushing from Grand Forks hydrant won't cause mess, officials say

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:20
Grand Forks Herald

A fire hydrant near South 20th Street and 13th Avenue South spewed water Thursday afternoon, but Public Works officials say problems were limited.

Mark Skow, of the water service, said...

Civil rights activist and former UND professor John Salter Jr. dies

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:17
Grand Forks Herald

John Salter Jr., a former UND professor and civil rights activist who was the first person to receive the Martin Luther King Jr. award in North Dakota, died Monday at...


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