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Trump seeks to dismiss sexual harassment allegations as 'fake news'

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:10

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Tuesday, Dec. 12, sought to discredit both the news media and some of the women who have accused him of sexual harassment, calling the...

An airline made a passenger put out her cigarette. She threatened to kill everyone on the plane.

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:09

Southwest Airlines says it all started with a cigarette.

A passenger was smoking in the bathroom somewhere between Portland and Sacramento on Saturday, according to the airline, and had gone...

School board members consider 'new superintendent profile'

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:01
Grand Forks Herald

Being visible in the schools and in the community topped the list of characteristics that the next Grand Forks school superintendent should possess, a consultant told members of the Grand...

Northwood man sentenced for possessing child porn

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:22
Grand Forks Herald

A Northwood, N.D., man has been ordered to spend almost a year and a half in jail for having child porn, but he could get out early.

James Gilbert Smith,...

UPS and others warn that holiday deliveries are already falling behind

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:17

If it seems like your online orders are arriving later than expected, you're not alone.

An influx of online purchases - particularly during Cyber Monday, the busiest online shopping day...

Letter: Closing schools puts children in danger

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:07
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

Would you allow a 7-year-old to walk, or a 9-year-old to bike across DeMers Avenue at 20th or at Washington Street during the morning commute in Grand...

Wild back home looking to build on West Coast success

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:42

ST. PAUL — In the last two games of a west coast swing, the Wild managed to flip the script on the outlook for the rest of the season, at...

Resentment melts away as Jack Morris finally makes the Hall of Fame

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:37

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — There was a time when Jack Morris carried some resentment toward those who kept him from what many viewed as his rightful place in the...

Moorhead boys hockey team to be featured in reality series on FSN

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:30

MOORHEAD—Many players on the Moorhead boys hockey team have said they have dreamt of winning the program's first state hockey championship. If the dream becomes a reality this season, the...

Gophers' behemoth recruits from Florida prepped to play right away

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:25

MINNEAPOLIS — IMG Academy had the most intimidating water boy you've ever seen during the 2016 football season.

The 6-foot-9, nearly 400-pound Daniel Faalele had arrived at the Bradenton, Fla.,...

Letter: Arts should be equal to sports coverage

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:06
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

I spoke with Dean Opp on Thursday evening at the community recognition of the National SPA Arts award. Dean indicated you (the Herald) are a supporter of...

Working together: Health centers build partnerships to adapt to changing medical landscape

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:00
Grand Forks Herald

DEVILS LAKE — As bitter 70-mph winds whipped up an early season snow squall, Darrell Nilep sat comfortably in a clinic examining room in his jeans and a black sweatshirt....

Mike Jacobs: Activist had big impact on N.D.

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 06:09
Grand Forks Herald

The obituary said, "Richard was involved in conservation issues throughout his life," and it listed examples of his activities: biologist at the Northern Prairie Research Center, regional vice president of...

Protesters march across rural Carlton County

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 22:57

AUTOMBA, Minn., — A rally in rural Carlton County on Monday, Dec. 11, drew a parade of protesters marching down the center of a county road — pastoral round hay...

Monday's local scoreboard

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 22:15
Grand Forks Herald

Men's hockey

6 poll

1. St. Cloud State (35 first-place votes) 12-2-1

2. Denver (8) 9-3-4

3. Notre Dame (6) 16-3-1

4. Clarkson (1) 10-2-1

5. Cornell...

Flood diversion task force finds common ground in some, not all cases

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 21:33

FARGO—Big changes may be ahead for the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion, including shifting flood impact and increasing costs, with the conclusion of a task force seeking ways to get a permit...

UPDATE: Suspect in killing of pregnant Fargo woman pleads guilty

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 20:28

FARGO – The mother of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind smiled and hugged family and supporters in the Cass County Courthouse on Monday, Dec. 11, after one of two suspects in the killing...

Northern Minn. snowmobiler, who screamed for help, dies in lake

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 20:14

CROSBY, Minn.—A 34-year-old north-central Minnesota man died Monday after the snowmobile he was operating fell through the ice on Serpent Lake in Crosby.

Authorities received a call about 5:30 a.m....

Two Minnesota lawmakers propose House harassment plan

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 20:12

ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota lawmakers — a Republican woman and a Democratic man — have a plan to revamp the way the state House deals with sexual harassment allegations....

WATCH: In video message, Carson Wentz says he'll 'come back stronger than ever'

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 20:04

Carson Wentz says he’ll “come back stronger than ever” from a knee injury that ended his season, even though “it will be tough on me for a little bit.”



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