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Vikings offer Rudolph a five-year extension but there's still no deal

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:54
grandforksherald - EAGAN, Minn. - Tight end Kyle Rudolph wants to finish his career with the Minnesota Vikings. If an extension can be ironed out, he just might.

Walz signs plan to make drug companies pay for fallout of opioid epidemic into law

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:52
grandforksherald - ST. PAUL — Drug distributors and manufacturers will be required to help pay for some of the aftermath of the opioid epidemic in Minnesota after Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday, May 22, signed into law a sweeping package of legislation.

Venezuela's opposition, government pursue talks to resolve crisis; US skeptical

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:43
grandforksherald - The Oslo meeting between Guaidó's opposition and Maduro's government yielded no agreements, but talks could continue.

Here's what you need to know before Minn. lawmakers return for a special session

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:48
grandforksherald - Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday called lawmakers to return to St. Paul for a special session.

Details emerge from shadowy state budget negotiations; still no special session slated

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:42
grandforksherald - Lawmakers are expected to return to St. Paul later this week for a special legislative session.

Prairie Business recognizes four Grand Forks executives for 'Leaders and Legacies' award

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:34
grandforksherald - Prairie Business magazine recognized 10 business executives from throughout the region with the publication’s “Leaders and Legacies” award, with four Grand Forks residents being named to the inaugural class.

MIAC announces St. Thomas will be 'involuntarily removed' from the conference

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:59
grandforksherald - BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — The University of St. Thomas will be removed from the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, the conference announced Wednesday, May 22.

Jak Urlacher bounces back from vaulting injury

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:52
grandforksherald - Pain wasn't Jak Urlacher's major concern as he sat in the emergency room after a metal peg had pierced his right leg. The Grand Forks Central sophomore was concerned about his athletic future.

USA select camp numbers show female hockey growth, dominance in Minnesota

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:42
grandforksherald - The numbers of girls playing hockey in Minnesota keep growing, and the number of elite players the state is producing is evident in the rosters for USA Hockey's select camps, which will be held this summer in St. Cloud.

Severson looks to get her footing down in state hurdles

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:16
grandforksherald - One step -- that was the difference between first and second for Mackenzie Severson.

Individuals found dead at South Dakota motel took action to avoid being identified

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 14:52
grandforksherald - MITCHELL, S.D. — No foul play is suspected after authorities investigated the deaths of two people found at the Thunderbird Lodge this week.

UND to offer merit pool in addition to state compensation increase

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 14:50
grandforksherald - Employees across the UND campus can expect a small pay increase this year, regardless if their position is funded through state appropriated money.

Man facing felony after alleged fight in LM Wind Power locker room

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 14:44
grandforksherald - A Grand Forks man is facing a felony charge after a fight allegedly broke out in the LM Wind Power locker room.

NFL tables OT overhaul, bans Oklahoma drill

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:24
grandforksherald - KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- NFL overtime rules will be unchanged for the 2019 season, the competition committee declared Wednesday, May 22 at its annual May meeting.

North Dakota DOT reminds drivers to be safe when going through construction zones

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:19
grandforksherald - As construction picks up throughout the region, law enforcement and transportation officials urge Grand Forks motorists to drive carefully when entering work zones.

Trump administration struggles to confront the deadliest drug crisis in U.S. history

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:19
grandforksherald - The president has called tackling the opioid epidemic a priority, but fentanyl overdose deaths continue to soar as federal resources fail to keep pace.

Woman dies after being struck by car near Drayton

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:50
grandforksherald - A Drayton, N.D., woman is dead after being hit by a car early Wednesday, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

Tick population is booming. Is climate change to blame? Will tick-borne diseases increase?

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:33
grandforksherald - Matthias Leu, a tick researcher, says warmer temperatures may increase some tick-borne diseases.

Body found near boat on Louise Lake in north-central Minnesota

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:09
grandforksherald - LONGVILLE, Minn. -- The Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a death on Louise Lake on Tuesday afternoon, just 24 hours after it responded to a similar situation on Leech Lake.

Bad weather and Trump's trade war spawn U.S. farmer quandary

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:04
grandforksherald - Wet weather and the trade war are complicating crop decisions for farmers.


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