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Red River Valley Athletics to host Ninja Zone open house

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:58
grandforksherald - Red River Valley Athletics, 1602 32nd Ave. South, is holding an open house to showcase its Ninja Zone training facility from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15.

Defunct power plant in Minnesota thunders to ground in explosive demolition

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:52
grandforksherald - BENSON, Minn. — The country’s first power plant fueled by turkey manure and wood chips was demolished Wednesday morning, Aug. 14.

Ohio State seeking to trademark word 'The'

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:51
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Wide receiver becomes position of strength for UND

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:35
grandforksherald - When Bubba Schweigert took over as UND head coach in 2014, the Fighting Hawks spent the next few years struggling to put together a complete wide receiving corps.

UND football fall camp Day 11: Hawks return to health

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:04
grandforksherald - UND held its 11th fall camp practice Wednesday morning at Memorial Stadium. Here are a few details to know about it:

North Dakota State Fair rejects tobacco-free day

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:08
grandforksherald - MINOT, N.D. — A tobacco-free day at the North Dakota State Fair isn't feasible, the Fair Board recently decided.

Grand Forks Rotary Noon Club celebrates 100-year anniversary

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:59
grandforksherald - Group rededicates gazebo on the Greenway and installs commemorative plaque.

Bismarck lawmaker diagnosed with ALS, will consider re-election

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:58
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — Longtime Bismarck Republican lawmaker George Keiser has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease but says he will continue his state House term and consider re-election.

Crookston Public Schools five-year plan will focus on four core values

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:41
grandforksherald - Better communication and improved mental health services are two key items the district will implement.

Grand Forks IT teacher honored for career, technical education

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:25
grandforksherald - Jerome Gunderson, an information technology teacher at Grand Forks Central High School, has been named the 2019 Teacher of the Year by the North Dakota Association for Career and Technical Education.

SCSU's $600,000 strength and conditioning area opens at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:02
grandforksherald - Huskies Hockey Performance Center is in an area that had been mostly concrete walls and floors since the arena was renovated in 2013.

An alleged victim of Jeffrey Epstein is suing his suspected associate, Ghislaine Maxwell

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 10:37
grandforksherald - Jennifer Araoz alleges that Epstein raped her during a massage when she was 15, and that Maxwell procured her and other girls for Epstein's "sex-trafficking ring."

Xcel no longer pursuing legal separation for North Dakota operations

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 10:35
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — Xcel Energy is no longer seeking to create a separate legal entity for its North Dakota operations after state utility regulators passed on the idea.

N.D. Game and Fish Department completes pronghorn lottery

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 10:07
grandforksherald - A total of 1,335 licenses were available in 12 units, and 12,929 applications, including 450 gratis, were received. All licenses were issued.

Minnesota rattlesnakes? They’re out there. Here’s how to handle an encounter

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:50
grandforksherald - A silver lining of harsh Midwest winters is the yearly reprieve from stinging and biting insects. While mosquitoes and ticks are a favorite to gripe about during the summer months, there’s another critter residents of bluff country in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin may encounter:

Port: Let’s legalize gambling but also let’s not get too cute with the revenues from it

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:28
grandforksherald - Earlier this year North Dakota lawmakers defeated two pieces of legislation which would have legalized sports gambling in the state.

Trophy Room: Jon Scraper releases 28.5-inch walleye on Devils Lake

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:03
grandforksherald - Do you have a photo you’d like to share with Herald readers? Send jpeg photos Brad Dokken at or mail a photo to Dokken, c/o The Grand Forks Herald, 375 Second Ave. N., Box 6008, Grand Forks ND 58206-6008. Please include the angler’s town of residence and whether the fish was kept or released.

'Like ... a horror movie': Camper saves family of 4 from savage wolf attack in Canada's Banff National Park

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:03
grandforksherald - In what officials with Parks Canada are calling a "very rare incident," a wolf attacked a New Jersey couple and their two children who were visiting the national park in Banff, Alberta.

Trump contains his inner Grinch, partially delaying new China tariffs

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 08:48
grandforksherald - Consumers can be happy again about Christmas.

On way out of MIAC, St. Thomas football coach Glenn Caruso will not apologize or compromise

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 08:30
grandforksherald - ST. PAUL — Glenn Caruso admits he was both "sad" and "disappointed" when the Tommies football coach learned in May that St. Thomas was voted out of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, effective no later than the 2021-22 school year.


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