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ND man assaults two police officers while trying to escape custody

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 15:13

MINOT, N.D. -- A 23-year-old Minot man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting two police officers during an escape attempt just after midnight on Thursday.

Adriel Lewis was in an...

Updated 3:20 p.m.: Police ID Grand Forks shoplifting suspects

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 14:51
Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Police Department said officers had identified three suspects in a shoplifting case that occurred June 18 at a local big box store. The suspects stole carts full...

Four-person staffing shakeup expected as Alerus Center management shifts

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 14:46
Grand Forks Herald

Staffing changes are coming to four positions at Grand Forks' Alerus Center as it transitions from direct, public operation to private management working on contract.

The Philadelphia-based firm Spectra is...

Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:58

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless networks in a meeting on Thursday with the chiefs of AT&T Inc and...

Federal government moves to block Sanford, Mid Dakota Clinic merger in Bismarck on antitrust grounds

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:46

FARGO — The Federal Trade Commission is aiming to block the proposed merger of Sanford Health and the Mid Dakota Clinic in Bismarck on grounds that it would reduce competition...

Minnesota residents warned of poison hemlock

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:53
Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has issued warning about the dangers of the Conium maculatum plant, commonly known as poison hemlock.

The plant has been found in southeast Minnesota, spreading...

Woman conspired to rob her husband in drug-related shooting, charges say

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:20
Grand Forks Herald

More than a year after a Grand Forks man was shot in the shoulder during a botched drug robbery, his wife has been charged with conspiring in the crime.


Trump says he did not record conversations with former FBI Director Comey

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:16

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he did not make and does not possess any tapes of his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey, laying...

ND flags ordered at half-staff in observance of Pearl Harbor casualty

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:33

BISMARCK — A North Dakota sailor who died during the Pearl Harbor attack 75 years ago will be honored Saturday, June 24, when U.S. and state flags are flown at...

'I don't want you to get shooted,' girl, 4, begged mother after Philando Castile shooting

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:32

In the back seat of a patrol car, moments after witnessing a Minnesota police officer fire seven shots at Philando Castile, Diamond Reynolds' 4-year-old daughter begged her mother to stop...

UND to offer five archery tags at Forest River site

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:00
Grand Forks Herald

UND again this fall is opening its Forest River (N.D.) Field Station to five archery deer hunters.

In 2013, UND partnered with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to...

AREA FISHING REPORT: Battling wind is the common denominator for walleye anglers across the Northland, of late

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:59
Grand Forks Herald

Lake of the Woods

Storms and wind have plagued anglers on Lake of the Woods, of late, and while fishing has slowed, walleye action remains good for anglers who...

Some gun owners were disturbed by the Castile verdict, but the NRA has been silent

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:30

Amid the national fury over the death of Philando Castile at a traffic stop in July - a shooting made more horrific by his girlfriend's Facebook Live broadcast of his...

Man broke into wrong apartment, grabbed children by the throat, police say

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:01
Grand Forks Herald

A Grand Forks man faces felony charges after police say he broke into the wrong apartment last night and attempted to silence screaming children by grabbing their necks.


Port: Heidi Heitkamp is the most disingenuous politician in North Dakota

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:57

I had to laugh when I read this Politico piece this morning headlined, “North Dakota’s last Democrat?”

It’s a profile of U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp – the only Democrat to...

The Health 202: What's in the Senate health-care bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:37

WASHINGTON - Senate GOP leaders are poised to release an Obamacare overhaul that clearly tries to woo the moderate members of their party while also keeping spending in check and...

Senate GOP leaders set to unveil health-care bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:22

WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans on Thursday morning plan to release a health-care bill that would curtail federal Medicaid funding, repeal taxes on the wealthy and eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood...

Grand Forks man arrested after breaking into home, nearly strangling children

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:17

Grand Forks, N.D. (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--A Grand Forks man was arrested after breaking into an apartment and grabbing children by the neck.

Grand Forks police say around 3 Thursday morning, a victim reported...

MacTalk: Jon Holth on development and a grand art plan

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:11
Grand Forks Herald

Jon Holth was an outspoken advocate for developing Arbor Park. In the aftermath of the election he is talking about a Grand Art Plan for downtown Grand Forks, the necessity...

Schlossman: Which NHL teams draft the most UND players?

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:27
Grand Forks Herald

The NHL Draft is Friday and Saturday in Chicago and we’ll have plenty of coverage in the Herald.

UND only has one player guaranteed to go — incoming freshman forward...


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