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TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 23:13

In a response to a question Sunday, Sept. 24, Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau ran through his thoughts on players battling for rosters spot in training camp.

On Marcus...

Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:58

WASHINGTON -- Republican-written federal health care legislation that appeared lacking enough votes to pass is proof a bipartisan effort is needed to fix the issue, U.S.Sen. Amy Klobuchar told a...

Dayton, Burgum talk diversion, re-applying for DNR dam permit

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:52

FARGO — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum reiterated their desire to work together to protect Fargo-Moorhead from flooding following a conference call about the $2.2...

Moorhead passes 'Inclusive Community' resolution

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:36

MOORHEAD — A full council chambers erupted in applause Monday, Sept. 25, after members unanimously approved a resolution declaring the community is inclusive and stands united against intolerance.

The resolution...

ND voter database not breached by hackers, says state's top election official

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:25

FARGO—North Dakota's top election official is "puzzled" the state was targeted by hackers who tried to breach voting databases in more than 20 states.

Al Jaeger, North Dakota's secretary of...

The Fed in the Forks: Federal Reserve president takes questions at UND

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:06
Grand Forks Herald

Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, made an appearance Monday in Grand Forks as part of a tour of his Midwestern district.

Kashkari spent much of...

Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:57

FARGO—It's becoming America's latest spectator sport: Watching who stands or kneels during the national anthem at sporting events.

The latest chapter in the ongoing debate over patriotism was brought about...

In newly surfaced Howard Stern interview, Trump joked about giving Princess Diana an HIV test

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:57

On Monday, newly surfaced transcripts and audio of radio host Howard Stern's interviews with Donald Trump presented a fuller picture of their many conversations on Stern's talk show before Trump's...

Man arrested near White House had at least nine firearms in vehicle, D.C. police said

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:54

WASHINGTON - A former Tennessee police officer who was arrested outside the White House on Sunday had a cache of weapons in his car and told authorities he came for...

N.Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after U.S. bomber flight

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:45

SEOUL - North Korea has been moving airplanes and boosting defenses on its east coast after the United States dispatched B-1B bombers to the Korean peninsula over the weekend, South...

Gophers RBs Smith, Brooks expected to return vs. Maryland

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:23

MINNEAPOLIS — The Gophers' top two running backs, Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks, are on track to return to action against Maryland on Saturday, Sept. 30, at TCF Bank Stadium....

Riders rule

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:51
Grand Forks Herald

Five holes into the East Region girls golf tournament, Morgan Hetletved was facing an uphill battle.

The Grand Forks Red River High School senior had three-putted for a double bogey...

Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:48

WASHINGTON - A last ditch Republican effort to repeal Obamacare appeared doomed late on Monday after Senator Susan Collins became the third Republican senator to announce opposition to the bill....

South St. Paul's Stalock continues comeback with Wild

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:36

ST. PAUL — A year ago, South St. Paul, Minn., native Alex Stalock started blazing his comeback trail as nothing more than a feel-good story. He grew up about 15...

Sacred Heart announces candidates for homecoming royalty

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:30
Grand Forks Herald

Six senior students at Sacred Heart School have been selected by their classmates as candidates for Homecoming king and queen.

The queen candidates are Chelsea Greer, Hannah Hollcraft and Kloe...

Grand Forks council committee paves way for 42nd Street reconstruction

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:30
Grand Forks Herald

A Grand Forks committee voted 6-0 Monday evening to approve paperwork necessary for rebuilding a portion of North 42nd Street. The documents, an agreement with the state's Department of Transportation,...

Grand Forks Central announces candidates for homecoming royalty

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:09
Grand Forks Herald

Six senior students at Grand Forks Central High School have been selected by their classmates as candidates for Homecoming royalty.

Candidates for queen are Taylor Childress, Korri Gust, Janee Harris,...

CVIC receives funding to provide training

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:09
Grand Forks Herald

The Community Violence Intervention Center in Grand Forks has received $450,000 from the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women.

The funds will be used to provide education and...

Red River wins East Region golf tournament

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 18:50
Grand Forks Herald

Morgan Hetletved and Lily Bredemeier led Grand Forks Red River to a repeat title Monday in the East Region girls high school golf meet at King's Walk Golf Course.


Twins' Polanco honors grandfather's memory with strong play

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 18:47

MINNEAPOLIS — It's easy to forget now as he hits third for a Twins team steamrolling toward its first postseason berth in seven years, but for two solid months this...


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