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Construction on The Argyle to begin in downtown Grand Forks

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 06:00
The project is part of what city leaders are calling a 'billion-dollar' boom.

Weather Talk: Monday's heat wave remains a hot story

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 05:00
Sudden late-afternoon rise in temperature was the result of compressional heating.

Teen wanted brother, 5, to stop throwing a fit

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 19:15
A brother, age 17, is suspected of asphyxiating the young child. He is charged with second-degree murder.

ACLU of Minnesota files lawsuit claiming police have targeted journalists

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 18:44
ST. PAUL — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota has filed a class action lawsuit against the city of Minneapolis and Minnesota law enforcement on behalf of journalists who claim they have been targeted by law enforcement while covering protests in the wake of George Floyd's death.

North Dakota officials look at opening up COVID-19 testing criteria, Burgum says

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 18:23
The governor floated the idea of testing visitors at nursing homes, which could help inform the state's plans to allow resumed visitation at the facilities.

Timberwolves, Lynx join forces with Minneapolis Foundation in pursuit of justice, healing

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 18:01
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders and Minnesota Lynx coach and general manager Cheryl Reeve are taking on civic leadership duties as part of the multi-year partnership the entire organization is entering with The Minneapolis Foundation “to address systemic inequities and translate community anger into actions.”

Is Dem-NPL candidate for ND insurance commissioner eligible? Secretary of state seeks clarity

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:50
BISMARCK — The secretary of state has requested that Travisia Martin, the Democratic-NPL candidate for North Dakota’s insurance commissioner, provide clarification about her residency in the state.

Port: Fargo Deputy Chief sends apology email after he was seen at George Floyd protest with a beer can cursing at law enforcement

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:44
MINOT, N.D. — In a June 1 email sent to all of the police department, Fargo Deputy Chief of Police Todd Osmundson apologized for activities at the George Floyd protest in downtown Fargo that other officers have called into question.

Former Wild star Jason Zucker calls out racism, wishes more NHL players would do the same

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:42
Jason Zucker forced himself to watch the video of George Floyd dying under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer last week. He felt it was important to see it with his own eyes.

The Jay Thomas Show: Mark Simmons, Mandy George, Shane Tibiatowski

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 17:17
The Jay Thomas Show from Wednesday, June 3, 2020. The show includes West Fargo City Commissioner Mark Simmons, West Fargo City Commission Candidate Mandy George, Shane Tibiatowski with Peoples Home Equity Mortgage, listener phone calls, emails and more.

LIVE: Walz to respond to upgraded charges against Derek Chauvin, state response to protests

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 16:36
Governor Tim Walz will respond to Attorney General Keith Ellison’s charging decision and provide an update on the state’s response to protests and public safety concerns that have occurred in the Twin Cities.

Holte family, GFPD express gratitude for outpouring of support

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 16:10
Nearly 3,800 people attended the funeral of Grand Forks Police Officer Cody Holte on Tuesday, June 2, according to police.

Out of COVID-19, a fastpitch softball league has been born

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:54
A year ago this week, Matt Chandler was putting away equipment. The 2019 North Dakota high school fastpitch season had concluded over the previous weekend after his Thompson team had played in the Class B state tournament.

NBA’s reported plan to return leaves Timberwolves out of mix, ends their season

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:51
The NBA is on the brink of returning to action, according to multiple media reports. The League’s Board of Governors intends to approve a return-to-play plan on Thursday. It will not include the Minnesota Timberwolves.

South Dakota commission to consider nonresident walleye season

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:50
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Non-residents should stay off the Missouri River in the springtime in South Dakota.

MLS comes to agreement to avoid lockout; United to return this summer

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:33
Minnesota United will be the first professional sports team in the state to return after the novel coronavirus ground the sports world to a halt in March. Though United won’t be playing in Minnesota — at least to begin with — they will be back this summer when Major League Soccer resumes after a months-long hiatus.

Sanford Health to provide PGA Tour with COVID-19 testing

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:27
The deal between Sanford Health and the PGA Tour means the health system will be named the "Official COVID-19 On-site Testing Provider of the PGA Tour," and three mobile labs will test golfers, caddies and essential staff at tour events through the remainder of the season.

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to hold contested case hearing on Enbridge Line 3 water permit

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 15:23
The hearing will likely further delay construction on the $2.8 billion oil pipeline that will stretch 340 miles across northern Minnesota.

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