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Youth group leader vows to keep 'positive vibes' in tunnel

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 07:09
Grand Forks Herald

The leader of an East Grand Forks youth group trying to fight negativity with kindness says the children will not be discouraged by vandals who painted negative symbols over their...

Ask Us: Drive the extra distance for your coffee

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 07:09
Grand Forks Herald

If you recently made a left turn onto South Washington Street from DeMers Avenue in Grand Forks to get your Starbucks coffee and didn't know why all the bright-orange sticks...

Soybeans spread to southwestern ND

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 07:01

MANDAN, N.D. — Though soybeans have been grown in every North Dakota county, the crop's spread in southwestern North Dakota has been slower because of a previous lack of easily...

Drought effects improve in southwest ND

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:45

SHIELDS, N.D. — The grass shines deep green in southwestern North Dakota. Some fields of small grains have begun to push out of the ground. Alfalfa is up nearly half...

Lloyd Omdahl: Ethics of 1900s no longer good enough

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:45
Grand Forks Herald

In a study of state governments, the Center for Public Integrity, a nonpartisan organization of investigative journalists, gave North Dakota a big fat "F" for its failure to protect the...

Biofuel policy uncertainties leave biotech industry waiting for stability

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:14

FARGO, N.D. — Ag technology promoters are pedaling hard for biofuels-friendly policies in Washington, D.C., to make life livable for cash-strapped farmers supplying markets that didn't exist 30 years ago....

Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 06:10

American dairy farmers say their product often is misunderstood, in many cases because of what they claim is deceptive advertising. Now they've launched a "tongue-in-cheek" video as the newest installment...

Possible human remains found near Wadena

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 23:55

NEW YORK MILLS, Minn.— Possible human remains have been found in New York Mills, near Wadena.

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office says someone walking in the woods saw what...

Warriors rout Rockets in Game 3

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 22:33

OAKLAND, Calif.—Stephen Curry hit seven straight shots, including a pair of 3-pointers, in a third-quarter flurry Sunday night, May 20, that broke open a competitive game and sent the Golden...

Jutanugarn birdies playoff holes, wins LPGA tourney

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:36

WILLIAMSBURG, Va.—Ariya Jutanugarn needed two playoff holes to capture the weather-shortened LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship on Sunday, May 20, defeating Nasa Hataoka and In Gee Chun.

Jutanugarn, the Thai star...

Sunday's local scoreboard

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:33
Grand Forks Herald

College softball


Late Saturday

NCAA Tournament

Tucson Regional

Mississippi State 12, N.D. State 0 (NDSU eliminated)

Auto racing


Devils Lake Speedway

Late Saturday


Best in the West

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:28
Grand Forks Herald

WINNIPEG—NHL tradition is to avoid touching the conference championship trophy.

It is considered by some bad luck.

After all, it's not the trophy NHL teams ultimately want to win.


Sparks beat Minnesota at the buzzer to spoil Lynx's celebratory season opener

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:28

MINNEAPOLIS—The hype videos were great. The pregame championship ring ceremony was memorable. The Target Center crowd was electric.

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve thanked the fans and the team's game operations...

Wise clinches first PGA Tour win in Texas

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:24

DALLAS—South African-born American Aaron Wise clinched his first PGA Tour title in only his 26th start on Sunday, an empathic three-shot win at the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas.


License center operators plead for override of Dayton's veto of DMV rescue funds

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:22

ST. PAUL—They're private business owners and government employees with a basic job: Help you renew your license plates and update the title to your car.

And they say that they're...

A bumpy ending for Minnesota Legislature

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:47

ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislators bounced down a rocky road toward adjournment with the prospect that few of the major issues of the year will be completed.

With a majority of issues...

Morrison helps carry Twins past Brewers

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 19:14

MINNEAPOLIS—Logan Morrison's two-run single in the eighth inning put the Minnesota Twins ahead for good Sunday, May 20, in a 3-1 interleague victory over the visiting Milwaukee Brewers.

Morrison came...

Twins manager tries to reassure Buxton

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 18:16

MINNEAPOLIS—Byron Buxton knew his swing could struggle after going four weeks between major league at-bats and skipping a rehab assignment.

After sitting Buxton twice in a span of six games,...

Legislative committees delay Dayton nitrate rule ... maybe

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 18:14

ST. PAUL—Minnesota legislative agriculture committees used a little-known law to put the brakes on a Dayton administration fertilizer regulation rule and gain leverage over the governor.

The message sent by...

Lighting change required for wind farms

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 17:46

BISMARCK—A wind farm west of Mandan is scheduled to be one of the first in the state to implement an alternative to blinking red lights, but the company says it...


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