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'He died a hero': Assistant football coach among 17 dead in Florida school shooting

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 07:09

Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach and security guard at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was among the 17 people shot and killed by an expelled student...

Florida school shooting suspect booked on 17 counts of 'murder premeditated'

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 06:50

PARKLAND, Fla. - What is known about the Valentine's Day slayings at a South Florida high school suggests the carnage was planned with chilling precision: The alleged shooter - armed...

Motorist shoots knife-wielding man in apparent Minnesota road-rage incident

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 06:35

A shooting on Minnesota 65 in Fridley left one person seriously injured and snarled traffic during rush hour on Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 14, police say.

Officers were dispatched about 4:20...

Senators raise troubling questions

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 06:21
Grand Forks Herald

WASHINGTON—After House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sent his memo laying out potential abuses of the FISA process by the FBI to the White House, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.,...

Our view: Park request a slam dunk for City Council

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 06:20
Grand Forks Herald

Herald editorial board

Members of the City Council are showing interest in ceremoniously renaming a portion of roadway in Grand Forks to honor veterans. Although it's still early in the...

U.S. still struggling for offense against Canada

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 22:59

It's a new site, but Wednesday night, the U.S. women's hockey team had the same problem.

They struggled to score against Canada.

Through two periods, the Americans trailed Canada 2-0...

Scoreboard shows Wild building small cushion in playoff race

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:52

ST. PAUL—There are times throughout a game that coach Bruce Boudreau will catch himself looking at the out-of-town scores from his perch behind the Wild bench.

"I can see like...

Hermantown skier wins Minn. high school Alpine skiing championship

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:49

BIWABIK, Minn. — Austin Danelski made history Wednesday afternoon at Giants Ridge, but his ski story began 75 miles to the south on the slopes of Spirit Mountain in Duluth....

Saunders' vision for Wolves is becoming a reality

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:47

MINNEAPOLIS—Andrew Wiggins surveyed the Timberwolves' $25 million practice facility and this week couldn't help but think of Flip Saunders. The new facility, the promising young team on the cusp of...

Six-year-old boy hit at Bismarck school bus stop

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:46

BISMARCK—While running toward a school bus, a 6-year-old Bismarck boy ran into a moving car Tuesday morning.

He's at least the second child in three months to be struck at...

UND's Brian Jones leery of NCAA's potential transfer change

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:35
Grand Forks Herald

If it were up to UND men's basketball coach Brian Jones, the NCAA would tighten transfer rules.

But that doesn't appear to be the direction the NCAA is headed, as...

Wednesday's local scoreboard

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:34
Grand Forks Herald

Girls hockey


Minn. Section 8A


7 p.m. today in Warroad


Record—21-3-2 (No. 1 seed). Leading scorers (goals-assists--points)—Madison Oelkers 41-27--68; Geno Hendrickson 13-50--63; Hannah Corneliusen 38-15--53;...

Wednesday's local clipboard

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:14
Grand Forks Herald


Local card set: There will be an amateur boxing card Saturday at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks.

There will be teams from North Dakota, South Dakota and...

Worshipers welcome Lenten season

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 21:14
Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks area residents wore crosses of ash as Ash Wednesday services marked the beginning of the Easter season.

Worshipers at Sharon Lutheran Church were among those taking part in...

A mom turned to a controversial 'treatment' for her daughter's autism - feeding her bleach

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 20:41

A father in Indianapolis last week accused his wife of feeding their child bleach to help cure her autism - something his wife had read about in a Facebook group....

Bipartisan immigration proposal emerges from Senate

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 20:28

WASHINGTON - A bipartisan group of senators reached a deal on immigration Wednesday as President Donald Trump attempted to preemptively undercut the proposal by delivering an ultimatum: Pass my plan...

Ex-priest who fled to Philippines pleads not guilty to sexually abusing kids in Fargo area

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 19:58

FARGO — A former Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing children while he worked at churches in Fargo and West Fargo has pleaded not guilty to two Class B felony...

Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound at northern Minn. shooting range

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 19:54

An adult male was declared deceased at Bill's Gun Shop & Range at roughly 2 p.m. Wednesday, the victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Officers and first responders converged on...

Former mayor who served both Duluth, Superior charged with lying to officer, DUI probation infraction

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 19:49

SUPERIOR, Wis.—Herb Bergson, a former mayor of both Duluth and Superior, was arrested Tuesday after allegedly crashing his vehicle into a tree and lying to deputies about the incident.


NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 19:39

In addition to usual coverage from ESPN and NFL Network, the 2018 NFL Draft will be televised by Fox for the first time, according to multiple reports on Wednesday.



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