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Delta warns of airfare drag as shutdown hits travel demand

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:47

Delta Air Lines warned that the U.S. government shutdown is eroding sales and will hurt its ability to raise ticket prices.

Revenue from each seat flown a mile will rise...

Historic southwestern Minnesota town's city hall catches fire, nearby school cancels classes

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:38

ELLSWORTH, Minn. — An historic building that housed the Ellsworth City Hall for more than a century is ablaze in Ellsworth Tuesday morning, Jan. 15.

Firefighters from nine departments continue...

Plain Talk Podcast: Government shutdown, 'abortion reversal,' and State Rep. Rick Becker on civil asset forfeiture

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:32

Rob talks about the longest government shutdown in American history, and blames it on a bloated federal government. The states should do more, and the intransigent politicians in Washington D.C....

House GOP leaders move to strip Rep. King of committee assignments over comments

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:17

WASHINGTON - A panel of Republican leaders voted unanimously Monday to keep veteran Iowa lawmaker Steve King off of House committees, a firm rebuke to an influential opponent of illegal...

WATCH: Fargo group recruiting contestants for local web reality show

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 09:55

FARGO — A group of North Dakota show creators is searching for contestants as they prepare to publicly launch a homegrown online reality show designed and set in...

WATCH: Temple Grandin speaks to agriculture students in Crookston

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 08:04
Grand Forks Herald

Animal behavior expert and autism advocate Temple Grandin made an appearance before a sellout crowd at the University of Minnesota Crookston, Monday evening, Jan. 14.

University officials expected...

WATCH: Red River boys basketball moving up in the EDC

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 07:59
Grand Forks Herald

GRAND FORKS - Grand Forks Red River boys basketball coach Kirby Krefting knows exactly how tough the Eastern Dakota Conference is at the top. But he believes his team belongs...

Heidi Heitkamp to join CNBC as contributor

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 07:50
Grand Forks Herald

Former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Tuesday on Twitter she is starting a new job as a CNBC contributor.

Heitkamp, a Democrat from North Dakota,...

VIDEO: Devils Lake uses big first half to defeat Davies in girls hoops

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 07:47
Grand Forks Herald

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — The Devils Lake girls basketball team scored 52 points in the first half to beat Davies 88-55 Monday night.

Alyssa Paper scored 32 percent of...

Jacobs on Thursday

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 06:13
Grand Forks Herald

Jacobs on Thursday

Herald columnist Mike Jacobs' regular column this week will publish Thursday. Next week, Jacobs will resume his regular schedule of Tuesday publication.

Our view: Gov. Walz has a chance to help Line 3

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 06:10
Grand Forks Herald

Herald editorial board

Tim Walz has been in the Minnesota governor's office just a week, but he already is being pressed on a political hot potato — the Enbridge Energy...

'It was crazy': Farming titan among the survivors of ‘80s crisis

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 06:00
Grand Forks Herald

PINGREE, N.D. — David Glinz worries that farmers are coming dangerously close to reliving the 1980s farm credit crisis.

He knows all about that.

Glinz, 73, farms as Glinz Farms...

Senior High pulls away to beat Win-E-Mac

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 23:46
Grand Forks Herald

Julian Benson, all 5-foot-11 of him, had a tall order Monday. He had to defend 6-foot-8 Win-E-Mac center Brekken Lindberg.

"That's a tall guy,'' Benson said. "I've never guarded anybody...

'Like I said: A puppet': Hillary Clinton doubles down on Trump and Russia

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 22:09

On Friday, The New York Times published a 1,727-word report revealing the FBI had once opened an investigation into whether President Donald Trump was secretly working on behalf of Russia...

Minn. rushes to approve February food stamps help

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:52

ST. PAUL -- People who rely on food stamps to eat have until Tuesday, Jan 15, to make sure their eligibility is in order to guarantee their federal benefits in...

Trump and lawmakers paralyzed over shutdown as both sides remain dug in

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:49

President Donald Trump's dismissals of his own party's calls for compromise and his seeming indifference to shuttered federal agencies left the snowbound capital paralyzed Monday, with lawmakers in both parties...

Flyers top Wild behind van Riemsdyk's hat trick

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:10

PHILADELPHIA -- James van Riemsdyk notched his fourth career hat trick to lift the host Philadelphia Flyers past the Minnesota Wild 7-4 on Monday, Jan. 14.

Nolan Patrick scored two...

Trump invokes one of the worst Native American massacres to mock Elizabeth Warren

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:07

One hundred years after U.S. soldiers killed and maimed hundreds of Sioux men, women and children at the Wounded Knee massacre, Congress formally apologized in 1990 by expressing its "deep...

Three injured in Marshall County rollover crash

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 20:37
Grand Forks Herald

HOLT, Minn.—Three Baudette, Minn., residents were injured Saturday morning in a Marshall County rollover crash.

Taj Gibson believes Timberwolves are ready for test of playing Jimmy Butler

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 19:57

MINNEAPOLIS -- Ryan Saunders said he doesn’t expect any extra emotion Tuesday night, Jan 15, when the Timberwolves travel to Philadelphia to take on the 76ers.

“I haven’t thought much...


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