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Southwest Minnesota child killed by bullet

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:31
grandforksherald - HERON LAKE, Minn. — A child was killed Wednesday, Aug. 14, in Heron Lake after being struck by a bullet, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office reported in a Friday morning press release.

Bull found wandering along I-94 in central Minnesota

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:05
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Trump plans Friday meeting to arrange for withdrawal from Afghanistan

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:44
grandforksherald - The president has summoned Cabinet officials and other senior national security advisers to his New Jersey golf resort.

Tlaib rejects visit to Israel, citing 'same racist treatment' encountered by many Palestinian-Americans

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:27
grandforksherald - "In my attempt to visit Palestine, I've experienced the same racist treatment that many Palestinian-Americans endure when encountering the Israeli government," the Michigan Democrat says.

Minnesota joins coalition to fight new health care proposal

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:22
grandforksherald - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ proposed rule would give health care workers leeway to refuse to provide services if they have a religious objection.

Marilyn Hagerty: Class reunions celebrate school years

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:00
grandforksherald - The third weekend of August arrives with tomatoes and corn coming in from the gardens. There is talk of football. And there is a sound of school bells in the background.

BASF's $3 billion unit sale loses steam as buyout firms exit

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 08:45
grandforksherald - Advent International's interest in the business is cooling as the Sept. 9 deadline for the next round of bids approaches, sources say. Bain Capital and Blackstone Group Inc. are already out of the running.

McFeely: Trump, GOP go full white nationalism

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 08:03
grandforksherald - By trying to limit legal immigration, administration shows it was never just about building a wall

Annual pheasant count gets a tech update

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00
grandforksherald - OLMSTED COUNTY, Minn. — A few seconds of chaos and counting yielded the largest single brood of pheasants Ryan Tebo has ever observed on a wildlife survey Aug. 8.

Twins jump all over Rangers, cruise to blowout win

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:51
grandforksherald - ARLINGTON, Texas -- Luis Arraez, Miguel Sano and Eddie Rosario each homered and Marwin Gonzalez went 4-for-5 with a double and two RBIs as the Minnesota Twins jumped out to an 11-0 lead and cruised to a 13-6 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night, Aug. 15.

Trump aides look into U.S. purchasing Greenland after directives from president

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:16
grandforksherald - WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive said.

Michael Pineda’s return shifts Devin Smeltzer to bullpen

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 21:07
grandforksherald - ARLINGTON, Texas — Michael Pineda’s stint on the Injured List came to an end Thursday, Aug. 15, and with it, the Twins shifted rookie Devin Smeltzer back to the bullpen. They plan to throw Jake Odorizzi, Jose Berrios and Martin Perez against the Rangers over the weekend.

Rookie tight end Irv Smith showing Vikings he can block, too

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:34
grandforksherald - EAGAN, Minn. --Rookie Irv Smith Jr. came to the Minnesota Vikings with the reputation as a pass-catching tight end. He’s showing he can block, too.

Residents weigh in on potential University Avenue projects

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:05
grandforksherald - Grand Forks residents on Thursday had the opportunity to provide input about potential projects that one day could be done along University Avenue.

Zimmer has strategy behind challenging pass interference calls this preseason

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 19:00
grandforksherald - EAGAN, Minn. -- For Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, the act of throwing his red flag onto the field this preseason will be less about winning the actual challenge, and more about understanding what exactly the officials are looking for this season as they work to establish a baseline for a new rule that makes pass interference calls reviewable by instant replay.

Flaring reaches record high amid pipeline, gas plant shutdowns

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:41
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — Shutdowns of several natural gas processing facilities and pipelines resulted in record natural gas flaring early this summer, North Dakota's Oil and Gas Division reported Thursday, Aug. 15.

Back to the Bullring: World of Outlaws set to resume their season at River Cities Speedway

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:39
grandforksherald - For the 25th time since 2007, the World of Outlaws will race at River Cities Speedway tonight.

Thomas, Kokrak tie record with 65s at BMW

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:36
grandforksherald - MEDINAH, Ill. — Justin Thomas began the day in a fog and ended his first round Thursday, Aug. 15, with a record-tying 65 and the lead in the BMW Championship.

Lighting up could soon become gruesome: FDA releases proposed images for cigarette packaging

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:31
grandforksherald - ROCHESTER — Cigarette packaging may soon test the notion we are a society which cannot be shocked.

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