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UND run game against Montana linebackers pits strength on strength

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:35
Grand Forks Herald

When opposing coaches are asked about UND, the conversation typically starts with running back John Santiago.

"Seems like this guy's an eighth-year senior," Montana coach Bobby Hauck said.

When opposing...

Public invited to tour new ND governor's residence

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:32

BISMARCK — Gov. Doug Burgum invited the public to tour part of the new governor's residence on Tuesday, Oct. 16.

The residence is located on the southwest corner of the...

Frost Fire flies in chairlift towers with helicopters

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:28
Grand Forks Herald

The Frost Fire Ski and Snowboard Area is almost ready for winter.

On Thursday, the recreation area got six of the eight towers needed for their chairlift, costing "north of...

Agreement saves Hides for Habitat program

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:28
Grand Forks Herald

It took some last-minute wrangling, but the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association's popular Hides for Habitat program will go on this fall as scheduled, officials say. That appeared unlikely earlier this...

Awkward Duluth newscast banter lands on Jimmy Fallon

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:44

An awkward exchange from a recent Duluth news cast landed in Jimmy Fallon's monologue during Wednesday night's episode of "The Tonight Show."

Fox 21's Sam Ali segued out of his...

Eatbeat: It's a 'Wonderful Life'

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:09
Grand Forks Herald

It opened quietly three years ago in downtown Crookston. The purpose was to serve people who need gluten free diets.

Lately, Wonderful Life Foods has become a favorite spot for...

Hurricane Michael aftermath: Death toll spikes after five storm-related fatalities reported in Virginia

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:19
Grand Forks Herald

Hurricane Michael, which ripped through the Southeast, leaving a trail of death and destruction from Florida to Virginia, finally moved off the coast, over the Atlantic Ocean overnight.

Michael made...


Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:12
Grand Forks Herald

Laura Knox joins NDSU extension

Laura Knox, Grand Forks, has joined North Dakota State University Extension as the parent and family resource coordinator for Region 4 of the North...

Trailing Cramer, Heitkamp aims to defy polls - again

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:56

BISMARCK — After winning her U.S. Senate seat six years ago, Heidi Heitkamp triumphantly held up a copy of The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead weeks after the state's largest newspaper published...

6 Minnesota Guardsmen sent to Florida hurricane scene

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:38

ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday, Oct. 11, ordered six Minnesota National Guard soldiers and one helicopter to assist with hurricane relief efforts in Florida.
The team will...

Facing the flu

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:32
Grand Forks Herald

Not halfway into October and cases of the flu are already occurring around the state, but that isn't a sign we're in for a tough flu season, said an official...

China's trade surplus with the US hit record $34.1 billion in September amid trade war

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:31
Grand Forks Herald

BEIJING - China's trade surplus with the United States hit a new record last month, defying - for now, at least - President Donald Trump's predictions that tariffs would help...

Teachers Hall of Fame inductees to be honored Sunday

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:13
Grand Forks Herald

Four retired educators will be inducted into the Grand Forks Public Schools Teachers Hall of Fame at 1 p.m. Sunday in the Red River High School Theater.

The inductees are:...

ND Insurance Department sets dates for Medicare Plan D events

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:34

BISMARCK -- North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread has announced dates for Medicare Plan D annual enrollment events throughout the state in October.
“Just as your health needs change...

Winners recognized in the 2018 North Dakota Governor's Photo Contest

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:00

BISMARCK — Gov. Doug Burgum recognized the winning photographs and honorable mentions for the 15th annual North Dakota Governor's Photo Contest on Wednesday, Oct. 10, in Bismarck.

Minot resident Steve...

Pope Francis accepts retirement of DC's archbishop, Cardinal Wuerl, amid criticism of Wuerl's handling of abuse claims

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:55

Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of Washington's archbishop, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, who in a matter of months went from a trusted papal ally who had largely managed to...

Mikey Hoeven: Early detection vital to beating cancer

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:15
Grand Forks Herald

By Mikey Hoeven

You probably don't need a reminder that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; after all, pink ribbons are as ubiquitous as pumpkin spice lattes this month. But...

Keith Urban bringing his "Graffiti U" tour to Grand Forks

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:00
Grand Forks Herald

Country music star Keith Urban will make a stop Sunday in Grand Forks as part of his "Graffiti U" tour.

The New Zealand native hasn't been to North Dakota for...

Air quality remains good in Grand Forks area

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:00
Grand Forks Herald

The air remains relatively clean around the Grand Forks area, according to the North Dakota and Minnesota divisions of air quality.

For the last couple of years, both groups have...

NHL Report: Back in Tampa, Brock Boeser scores game-winner for Canucks

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 01:31
Grand Forks Herald

Brock Boeser won an NCAA national championship in Tampa’s Amalie Arena. He had a goal and four points in the 2016 national title game.

In his...


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