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Competition fierce but friendly for Vikings' third running back spot

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:50

EAGAN, Minn. — Undrafted running back Mike Boone sauntered off the field last week at TCO Performance Center with backfield mates Roc Thomas and Mack Brown by his side.


Opening a new door

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:39
Grand Forks Herald

With the Grand Forks Housing Authority reporting as many as 62 people homeless in the city, local agencies fighting homelessness were eager to open LaGrave on First, a new apartment...

Opening a new door

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:39
Grand Forks Herald

With the Grand Forks Housing Authority reporting as many as 62 people homeless in the city, local agencies fighting homelessness were eager to open LaGrave on First, a new apartment...

At age 100, Earl Mallinger still going strong on the golf course

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:38
Grand Forks Herald

DRAYTON, N.D. -- His golf clubs were in the trunk of his car Monday. That's where they remained as Earl Mallinger was spectator rather than player, riding the course on...

Milbank man identified as victim in crash on Interstate 29 in northeast South Dakota

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:20

WATERTOWN, S.D. – A 39-year-old man from Milbank, S.D., has been identified as the person who died Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 7,  in a one-vehicle crash north of Watertown.


Minnesota primary features plenty of twists

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:16

ST. PAUL — The 2018 primary election is as different as it gets, with more contests than usual, late surprises and a ton of votes already cast.

Republicans are attacking...

Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for Thief River Falls overdose death

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:10
Grand Forks Herald

THIEF RIVER FALLS—One of three people accused in connection to an overdose death earlier this year in Thief River Falls has pleaded guilty in the case.

Nathan Charles Mock, 23,...

Motorcyclist from Minot Air Force base dies in fiery crash on Minot street

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 15:08

MINOT, N.D. --  An airman at the Minot Air Force Base who was riding his motorcycle in Minot over the weekend was killed in a collision with an SUV.

North Dakota voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:20

BISMARCK — North Dakotans will decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana this fall, two years after voters approved the drug’s medical use.

Secretary of State Al Jaeger said Monday, Aug....

UND police looking for missing man

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:54
Grand Forks Herald

UND Police are looking for a missing 33-year-old man who attended the university.

Officers are investigating exactly when Michael Allen of Illinois went missing, Lt. Danny Weigel said. He attended...

Photographer captures the beauty of abandoned South Dakota homes

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:49

Along a dusty dead end road is a pasture of rolling hills. The horizon stretches as far as the eye can see, and a lone building sits nestled against a...

FBI agent Peter Strzok fired over anti-Trump texts

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:42

WASHINGTON - The FBI has fired agent Peter Strzok, who helped lead the bureau's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election until officials discovered he had been sending anti-Trump...

Native American farm fund to start disbursing millions in civil rights case

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:36

The largest U.S. philanthropy serving Native American farmers and ranchers has been established to distribute $266 million from a landmark 2010 civil rights settlement in which the U.S. government agreed...

Commentary: Trump to sign funding ban for universities hosting Chinese Institute once touted at North Dakota universities

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 10:57

Back in 2010 the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved requests from Dickinson State University and North Dakota State to create Confucius Institutes on their campuses.

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 10:11

DETROIT — Legendary singer Aretha Franklin, better known as the "Queen of Soul," is "gravely ill" in a Detroit hospital, her family told Detroit news station WDIV-TV Monday, Aug. 13....

North Dakota ranked as the fifth best state to have a baby

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 10:10
Grand Forks Herald

A recent data comparison lists North Dakota as the fifth best state to have a baby.

The WalletHub study compared birthing costs and expenses and looked at the quality and...

Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 09:49

DETROIT LAKES—For Minnesotans, digging a stranger's car out of a snowbank is standard procedure. They would rarely second guess it. For travelers, this may seem like some form of bribery,...

Overheated tire started highway grass fire in Grand Forks

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 09:40
Grand Forks Herald

A fire in a highway ditch in Grand Forks was started by an overheated, shredded tire Sunday afternoon, firefighters said.

Grand Forks firefighters were called to Interstate 29 near 32nd...

Baltimore police officer resigns after viral video of him pummeling a man who was not fighting back

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 09:40

On the same day the Baltimore Police Department graduated the city's future men and women in blue, the agency suspended an officer who was captured on video pummeling a man...

Bayer shares drop after Monsanto loses Roundup cancer trial

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 09:27

Shares of Bayer plunged by the most in almost seven years on concern about the potential costs of a protracted legal battle over Roundup weed killer, the cornerstone product of...


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