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Steve Bannon returns to Breitbart News after White House exit

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:34

WASHINGTON - Steve Bannon returned to Breitbart News on Friday, after he was ousted as President Donald Trump's chief strategist.

Charlie Spiering, the White House correspondent for Breitbart, tweeted that...

Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:56

BISMARCK — With livestock producers sorely in need of hay for their animals in drought-stricken areas of North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is...

Longtime former ND legislator, Speaker of the House dies at 83

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:51

VENTURIA, N.D. -- One of the state's longest-serving legislators died Friday at the age of 83.

Carl Icahn steps down as adviser to U.S. President Trump

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:42

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Friday ended his role as a special adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump after facing criticism that his recommendations on policy could help his own...

Eagles send Wentz back out to find Alshon Jeffery, forget Jordan Matthews

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:29

PHILADELPHIA—When Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles offense came off the field midway through the first quarter of Thursday night's NFL preseason game against Buffalo, having run three mundane series...

Bison football on verge of redshirting second straight entire freshman class

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:28

FARGO—The five days of North Dakota State University football practice when a decision is normally made on a player playing as a true freshman came and went this week. Nothing...

Background checks for guns down from last year, up historically

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:11
Grand Forks Herald

Background checks for buying guns has dropped off in recent months, but firearms advocates say sales are strong compared with previous years and the decline in background checks is slower...

Three girls under 10 found slain in Maryland home

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 15:25

WASHINGTON - Three girls under 10 years of age were found slain on Friday in a Maryland home and police have launched an investigation into the killings, officials said.


107-year-old tractor, one of two that is operational, visits Heritage Days

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:56
Grand Forks Herald

It took a couple of tries, but once started, a tractor more than a century old ran without a hitch.

Joe Borgen couldn't help but smile as he watched the...

Low numbers, high expectations for Stephen-Argyle

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:55
Grand Forks Herald

STEPHEN, Minn.—Only six seniors are playing football this season at Stephen-Argyle, the fewest in Ethan Marquis' six seasons as the Storm head coach.

That low number is offset by other...

Capitol Chatter: Minimum wage automatically heads up

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:15

ST. PAUL — Minnesota's minimum wage workers will receive a 15-cent-per-hour bump on Jan. 1.

The state Department of Labor and Industry decided that is the size of the state's...

Susan Bro, the mother of slain Charlottesville protester Heather Heyer, says she has received death threats

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:02

Not even a week since her daughter Heather Heyer was killed in Charlottesville, Susan Bro said she has received threats against her life.

"I've had death threats already . ....

During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:52

Margarita Woc Colburn's childhood memories of a July 1991 total solar eclipse in Central America are of a social gathering for excited adult relatives who spent hours waiting for an...

'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:49

LOS ANGELES - Fox Searchlight has set an April 20, 2018, release date for "Super Troopers 2" -- 17 years after the original.

Jay Chandrasekhar is directing the comedy sequel,...

Minot airman sentenced for luring teenager for sex

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:43

MINOT — A 23-year-old airman at Minot Air Force Base will serve up to a year in jail and be required to register as a sex offender for luring a...

Steve Bannon out as Trump's chief strategist

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 12:43

WASHINGTON - Steve Bannon is out as President Donald Trump's chief strategist, ending a controversial tenure for the self-described populist and nationalist.

"White House chief of staff John Kelly and Steve Bannon have mutually...

Judge dismisses suit seeking to stop Arbor Park development

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 12:22
Grand Forks Herald

A case against the city of Grand Forks over the development of Arbor Park has been thrown out.

District Judge Steven Marquart has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to throw out...

Finnish police say two dead, six hospitalized after stabbings

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:36

HELSINKI - Two people were killed and six people needed hospital treatment after a knife attack in the Finnish city of Turku, police said in a news conference on Friday....

9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:12

A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon.

The boy, Jon Thomas Dingwall, was driving a...

Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 09:58

PAYNESVILLE – Homes near Paynesville were evacuated early Friday morning after a semi trailer carrying hazardous materials caught fire.

The westbound lane of state Highway 23 is still blocked....


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