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Host Arizona shuts out Bison in NCAA softball regional

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:53

TUCSON, Ariz.—North Dakota State right-hander Jacquelyn Sertic fought her way through trouble early Saturday, May 19, before host and No. 14-seed Arizona pulled away late.

The Wildcats advanced to the...

Harvick continues strong NASCAR season with All-Star win

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:50

CONCORD, N.C.—Kevin Harvick has dominated NASCAR this season, and there was no reason to think he wouldn't do it again at Saturday night's All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.


Dayton vetoes four bills with one day left in session

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:26

ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed four bills, including some that received quite a bit of attention.

Most of his Saturday, May 19, actions were expected.

One was a bill...

Langdon-Edmore-Munich's Chase Peebles halts string of near misses

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:23
Grand Forks Herald

LARIMORE, N.D.—Chase Peebles isn't just close any more.

The Langdon-Edmore-Munich senior picked up his first open title in the Northeast Region track meet here Saturday, winning the triple jump. Peebles...

Saturday's local agate

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:03
Grand Forks Herald

Prep track


Class B Northeast Region

In Larimore, Saturday

Boys team totals

Hillsboro-Central Valley 192, Langdon-Edmore-Munich 94, Pembina County North 84, Thompson 79, Drayton/Valley-Edinburg 48, Hatton-Northwood 47,...

Minnesota may land a PGA Tour tourney

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 21:08

BLAINE, Minn.—Hollis Cavner has been on the telephone with PGA Tour officials nearly every day of late, and he wants to know one thing: Houston, is there a problem?


ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 20:57

BISMARCK—Optimism is high ahead of the 2018 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, where North Dakota's oil industry is set to discuss technology advancements that could recover even more oil from the...

Justify wins Preakness, sets stage for Triple Crown bid

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 19:29

BALTIMORE—Justify sped to the front out of the gate, battled with Good Magic until the turn for home, and pulled away in the stretch before holding off late-running Bravazo in...

Saturday night offer: Minnesota budget talks begin

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 19:17

ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional deadline.

Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton gave the Republican-controlled Legislature an offer Saturday...

Twins place Mauer on 10-day DL

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 18:04

MINNEAPOLIS—Twins first baseman Joe Mauer was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, May 19, with a cervical strain accompanied by concussion-like symptoms.

Mauer had been receiving treatment on his...

Home of ND’s first abortion clinic demolished

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:01

FARGO -- The former site of North Dakota’s first abortion clinic is about to become an empty space.

An excavation equipment operator began tearing down the two story, 110-year-old house...

Let's keep the 'A' in 'STEAM': The importance of the arts in our schools

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:52

Who's got talent? High school students, that's who!

Not long ago, we were absolutely blown away by the talent and skills displayed at a high school fine arts night. It...

A doctor laced his ex-girlfriend's tea with abortion pills and got three years in prison

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:21

A Washington-area doctor was sentenced to three years in prison for slipping an abortion pill into his pregnant ex-girlfriend's drink, causing her to miscarry.

Sikander Imran, a former doctor at...

China agrees to buy 'significantly' more US goods and services in bid to ease trade tensions

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 14:51

The U.S. and China said Saturday that two days of "constructive" talks between American and Chinese officials in Washington had led to an agreement for China to buy more goods...

At royal wedding, some things very old and some things new

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 13:16

WINDSOR, England - It was a modern wedding for a modern British royal couple - he a retired helicopter pilot, she a retired actress. There was something comforting and traditional...

Princess Diana wasn't forgotten at the royal wedding. Her sons still mourn her death.

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 12:40

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were married Saturday, there was one royal missing but not forgotten: Harry's mother, Princess Diana.

Harry and his older brother Prince William have made...

Tesfaye becomes first runner in Fargo Marathon to win three in a row

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 11:52

FARGO—There was a time in the Sanford Fargo Marathon on Saturday morning when Semehar Tesfaye was concerned about a her three-peat bid in the women's division.

In the end, about...

Terer earns men's full crown at Fargo Marathon, his second win in three weeks

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 11:07

FARGO—All Geofrey Terer has done lately in the sport of running is win. The native Kenyan now based in Colorado Springs, Colo., won the 14th annual Sanford Fargo Marathon on...

Meghan Markle's wedding gown was beautiful, but the woman wearing it was unforgettable

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 11:00

The dress isn't everything but it is a lot. And the Givenchy haute couture gown chosen by Meghan Markle for her marriage to Prince Harry told a story about contemporary...

Tioga woman killed in western ND SUV-semi crash

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 10:40

WILLISTON, N.D. — A 29-year-old Tioga, N.D., woman was killed Friday morning, May 18, when her vehicle ran into a disabled semi along U.S. Highway 2.

The North Dakota Highway...


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