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Kennedy makes it two straight sprint wins at RCS

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 23:29
Grand Forks Herald

Last week, Thomas Kennedy won the sprint feature at River Cities Speedway. And a win at The Bullring is special, but his triumph came without Mark Dobmeier—the track's top driver—in...

Friday's local clipboard

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 23:21
Grand Forks Herald

Ackley wins two

WEST FARGO—Three Grand Forks athletes won individual titles at the East Region girls track and field meet on Friday.

Grand Forks Central's Karly Ackley won the...

Friday's local scoreboard

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 23:15
Grand Forks Herald

Prep baseball


Friday's results

Red Lake County 11,
Fertile-Beltrami 3

RLC 101 303 3—11 10 3

FER 000 100 2—3 8 2

WP—Austin Jensen; LP—Mason Pearce...

School work: District looks at needs as buildings age

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:54
Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks School District will need to spend an estimated $600,000 to $800,000 to replace the heating system at Winship Elementary School that broke down in late April, according...

Letter: GOP's oil-tax cut cost North Dakota millions

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:49
Grand Forks Herald

Forum Communications commentator Rob Port recently accused my friend Corey Mock of "telling a lie for the sake of politics" regarding the Republican majority's decision in 2015 to cut North...

Cavaliers steamroll Celtics to take 2-0 lead

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:43

BOSTON — Charles Barkley walked into TD Garden for Friday night's television gig and greeted a familiar face with the words, "Came in for this mercy killing."

Sir Charles clearly...

Penguins knot series with 3-2 win over Senators

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 22:22

OTTAWA, Ontario — In desperate need of a win, the Pittsburgh Penguins built a lead and then hung on to defeat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Friday night at Canadian...

5 questions with ... Doug Backlund, manager of the Rooster Roost Ranch, Mitchell, S.D.

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 21:37

Q: What is your role in agriculture today?

My main purpose involves planting food plots and maintaining CRP (burning of and spraying) and other grasslands that provide nesting habitat and...

Two arrested in Plummer burglary investigation

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:45
Grand Forks Herald

PLUMMER, Minn.—Two men from the Mahnomen, Minn., area have been arrested in connection with burglaries in Plummer, Minn., earlier this week, according to the Red Lake County Sheriff's Office.


Washington man accused of selling heroin, trafficking woman in ND

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:34

BISMARCK -- A 43-year-old Seattle man is accused of bringing a woman to Bismarck to work as a prostitute, promising her heroin in exchange for her work.

Harold Nunnelly...

State Corrections chief blasts Ward County Commission, ex-sheriff

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:02

MINOT, N.D. — The decision by Ward County commissioners to request that special prosecutor Seymour Jordan seek dismissal of charges against former sheriff Steve Kukowski has raised the ire of...

Boston Marathon director says impact of bombings still felt today

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:01

FARGO --- There's a lot of Boston in David McGillivray, from his accent when speaking in front of a room full of people at the Fargodome, to the several references...

After finding mouse in supply, Glen Ullin's water declared safe

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 19:34

GLEN ULLIN, N.D. — Any trace of the dead mouse that turned up in Glen Ullin's water storage tank Monday has been eradicated and the town's drinking water declared safe...

Former MSUM youth swimming lesson instructor charged with luring, child porn

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 19:22

FARGO — A former instructor for a Minnesota State University Moorhead youth swimming lesson program has been charged in Cass County District Court with luring minors by computer and possessing...

Canadian airliner makes emergency landing in Grand Forks

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 19:16
Grand Forks Herald

A Canadian passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing this afternoon in Grand Forks after reportedly experiencing problems.

WestJet Airlines flight 1578 was traveling from Calgary, Alta., to...

UND lands transfer QB from Sacramento State

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 19:03
Grand Forks Herald

The UND football team has landed a Division I transfer quarterback from its own conference.

Nate Ketteringham, a transfer from Big Sky Conference member Sacramento State, has verbally committed to...

Olympic gold medal swimmer to speak in GF on Saturday

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 17:29
Grand Forks Herald

The fastest swimmer in the world will be in Grand Forks on Saturday.

Anthony Ervin, who earned that distinction by winning the gold medal in the 50 freestyle at the...

Trump campaign seeks to raise money off the 'witch hunt' the president faces

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 17:26

President Donald Trump on Friday sought to raise campaign money off his characterization of a probe into possible collusion with Russia as a "witch hunt" - the latest in a...

34th Street to close over the weekend

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 17:16
Grand Forks Herald

Work crews will close South 34th Street in Grand Forks from DeMers Avenue to the frontage road south of DeMers today at 9 a.m. for concrete repairs in the area....

Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 17:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—Joey Piskel and his dad, Joe, had quite a surprise when they were walleye fishing in the Mississippi River in northern Minnesota on opening day last weekend.



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