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Geno Crandall’s late shot helps UND hold off Southern Utah

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:40
Grand Forks Herald

The UND men’s basketball team didn’t have the cleanest finish Thursday night against Southern Utah, but the Fighting Hawks did have Geno Crandall.

The UND junior guard hit a contested...

Grand Rapids skier wins boys Nordic state championship over Twin Cities foes

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:32

BIWABIK, Minn. — Grand Rapids junior Garrett Beckrich confided in fellow ski racer Peter Moore that he wasn't very good as a classical skier, and he wasn't sure if he...

Red River boys use big run to beat Central

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:31
Grand Forks Herald

Just 77 seconds into the game and already behind 9-0, Kirby Krefting called a timeout.

"I do not want usually to use a timeout that early,'' Krefting, the Grand Forks...

Riders cruise past Central

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 21:23
Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks Central had a lot of turnovers, 36 in all.

Grand Forks Red River turned those miscues into a lot of points.

The opportunistic Roughriders pulled away to a...

Gun safety group's running tally of school shootings is flat wrong

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 21:17

The stunning number swept across the internet within minutes of the news Wednesday that, yet again, another young man with another semi-automatic rifle had rampaged through a school, this time...

'I snapped': A suspect's words about the death of a teen who named her killers before she died

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 21:04

Shortly after his arrest, Daniel Gross talked about the death of a co-worker, a young woman who authorities say he brutally stabbed and left on the road.

"It happened just...

77-year-old Minn. man died of self-inflicted gunshot wound from gun owned by business, police say

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 20:05

The man who died from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday at Bill's Gun Shop & Range in Baxter, Minn. has been identified.

Baxter Police Chief Jim...

BioTrackTHC awarded contract to oversee flow of medical marijuana

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 20:00

BISMARCK — North Dakota has awarded a contract to BioTrackTHC to implement a medical marijuana tracking system that includes overseeing seed-to-sale inventory as well as registration.

"The Division of Medical...

College men's hockey: Bulldogs' Young emerges as physical force

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 19:56

DULUTH—Last year after getting scratched from the lineup 10 consecutive times and playing in just three of his team's first 17 NCHC contests, University of Minnesota Duluth forward Blake Young...

Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:20

DULUTH—Corporate leaders of Allete Inc., the Duluth-based parent company of Minnesota Power, said Thursday, Feb. 15, that they will take steps this year to control costs, increase efficiencies and "impose...

Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:53

BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day....

Five boys charged with hazing, sexual assault in Richland County

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:46

COLFAX, N.D.—Five boys are facing a slew of charges in connection with reports of sexual misconduct at the junior and senior high schools in the Richland 44 School District.


Moorhead apartment resident stabs intruder, causing life-threatening wounds

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:43

MOORHEAD—A home invasion early Wednesday, Feb. 14, resulted in a resident stabbing one of two intruders, leaving him with life-threatening injuries, Moorhead police said.

Alberto St. Martin Lopez, 51, and...

The lives lost in the Parkland school shooting

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:18

Seventeen students and teachers were killed on Wednesday in the second-deadliest shooting at a U.S. public school. Here are the stories of those who died.

Alyssa Alhadeff, 15

Alyssa loved...

A would-be school shooter tossed a coin to pick a school, police say. His grandmother foiled his plan.

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:59

The decision about where to shoot and kill was based on the flip of a coin.

Authorities said a Washington state teen had been writing about his plans for a...

J.C. Penney store to close in Alexandria, joining 8 others in Minn. last year

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:56

ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—One of the anchors of Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria will soon be empty, as J.C. Penney will be closing its doors May 12.

On-duty manager Karen Brazel confirmed...

ND flu cases decline for second straight week

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:53

BISMARCK -- The total number of flu cases in North Dakota has declined for the second week in a row.

There were 673 reported cases of influenza in the...

Apartment lease, vehicle registration tie priest to alleged attacker's girlfriend

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:32

ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An man accused of strangling a North Dakota priest was dating a woman who lived in an apartment co-signed by the priest, according to records given to Forum News...

Lisbon dominates, Hillsboro-CV holds off Hettinger-Scranton at Class B state wrestling

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:25

FARGO—Hillsboro-Central Valley was grasping onto a one-point lead over Hettinger-Scranton-Richardton in the North Dakota Class B state wrestling dual quarterfinals on Thursday at the Fargodome. It seemed as though Kaden...

One pedestrian critically injured, another hurt when hit in Detroit Lakes

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:20

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Two pedestrians were reportedly injured after being struck by a Toyota Tundra pickup on U.S. Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes Wednesday night.

Initial investigation results indicate...


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