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State Capitol awakens with start of the new legislative session

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 14:01

ST. PAUL -- A quiet morning at the state Capitol was interrupted this past week by a familiar echo that rang louder by the minute.

Hurried footsteps and murmured...

NCHC suspends Gabe Bast for series finale vs. Colorado College

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 13:44
Grand Forks Herald

UND defenseman Gabe Bast has been suspended one game by the National Collegiate Hockey Conference for an illegal hit to the head on Colorado College forward Alex Berardinelli...

'We will be out for a long time' unless Democrats budge, Trump says, as shutdown enters 4th week

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 13:23

WASHINGTON - The longest federal government shutdown in American history ground into a fourth week Saturday, Jan. 12, with President Donald Trump showing fresh defiance on Twitter, congressional Democrats firmly...

Minnesota teacher suspended following ‘demeaning’ Instagram posts

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 12:50

ST. PAUL - A St. Paul special education teacher has been suspended for seven days for shoddy recordkeeping and demeaning her students on Instagram.

Kjerstin Hagen was hired in 2012...

Students in Grand Forks break down barriers with culture fair

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 12:33

The students organized their second annual culture fair.

The event started last year when students noticed a cultural divide between their classmates.

Students got to...

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii says she will seek the 2020 Democratic nomination for president

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 11:21

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a Democrat from Hawaii, announced on a CNN show set to air Saturday that she will seek the 2020 Democratic nomination for president.

"I have decided to...

Red Lake Falls hockey player has nine straight multi-goal games

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 11:19
Grand Forks Herald

RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.—Making the transition from Bantam A to high school varsity hockey was something Zak Kennett anticipated would take time.

"I was expecting some adjustments, having to get...

Get a sneak peek into Altru’s new hospital at Mock-Up Monday

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 10:22

GRAND FORKS - Mock-ups of rooms planned for the facility are sitting in a warehouse at 1595 North 42nd Street in Grand Forks.

A neonatal intensive care, exam room, and...

Grand Forks restaurants feature prize winning brew

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 09:51

Gary Warner recently won a home brewing competition hosted by the Blue Moose in Grand Forks.

He impressed the judges with his Half-A-Moose Hefeweizen, a German wheat...

2019 a 'critical' year for Project Tundra

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 07:00
Grand Forks Herald

Project Tundra could make huge strides in 2019, MinnKota Power officials said.

The project seeks to build a carbon-capture unit in North Dakota at MinnKota Power's existing Milton R. Young...

Despite concerns, Grand Forks Schools will continue to charge parents for children's bus rides

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 07:00
Grand Forks Herald

Of North Dakota's three largest cities, Grand Forks is the only one that charges families directly for school bus rides, and that won't be changing any time soon, administrators say....

Up and down market can scare savers, but advisers urge patience

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 07:00
Grand Forks Herald

What happens to your 401(k) when the market is volatile?

For investors, the constant ups and downs can be seen as cause to worry, but experts say this is not...

Letter: Why should Bible be banned in class?

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 06:15
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

In an online column, Rob Port's "full disclosure that, he is an atheist, and how he doesn't mean any slight towards Christians" at best rings hollow. The...

Letter: Put government workers back on jobs

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 06:13
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

There is a ready-made answer on hand for the bull-headed impasse related to the border wall.

In 2013 the gang of eight composed of four Democratic senators...

Our view: Surveys show good PR year for city, state

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 06:10
Grand Forks Herald

Herald editorial board

The colors of the prairie alight and adorn; green fields of soybeans, alfalfa and corn.

A city of bridges, bikes and trains; for growing roots, families and...

Local breweries can't release new brews during government shutdown

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 06:00
Grand Forks Herald

Local breweries are worried about distributing their beers because the federal agency that approves labels for new brews or changes in recipes is shut down.

The U.S. government is entering...

Ann Bailey: Letters to home become cherished mementoes

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 05:00
Grand Forks Herald

When getting mail meant walking to the box on the edge of the road, not clicking on my computer's server icon, receiving a letter was one of the highlights of...

UND wins overtime thriller over Colorado College

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 01:33
Grand Forks Herald

For a moment in the third period, UND had to wonder: What did it do to deserve this fate?

It was losing another game it had dominated.

It was 15...

WATCH: UND rallies to defeat Colorado College in overtime

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 00:57
Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota was trailing 3-2 in the third period, but rallied to defeat Colorado College 4-3 in overtime. The two teams face off again Saturday night at The Ralph.

Five things you might’ve missed in UND’s 4-3 overtime win over Colorado College

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 23:53
Grand Forks Herald1. JBD comes through late

UND freshman defenseman Jacob Bernard-Docker didn’t get the goal this time in the Fighting Hawks’ 4-3 overtime victory over Colorado College...


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