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Back in campaign mode, Trump hits on immigration and a border wall

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:55

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Surrounded by thousands of supporters at a raucous rally, President Donald Trump on Wednesday pledged to crack down on immigration and to use solar panels to...

A Fargo couple got married at the hospital so the bride's terminally ill father could be there

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:46

FARGO—Sometimes the simplest weddings are the most meaningful. Just ask a newly married Fargo couple.

Kimberly Williams and Christopher Estrella had planned to get married soon, but when Kimberly's father...

The FBI is investigating a Michigan airport attack as an 'act of terrorism'

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:05

DETROIT/MONTREAL - The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday it was investigating as an act of terrorism the stabbing of a police officer inside the main terminal of a...

Letter: USA, choose which devil to be exorcised

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:05
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

The USA pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord is a mistake.

However, due to our "exceptionalism," do some due diligence and see the multitude of treaties...

Letter: Affordable broadband vital to development

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 06:03
Grand Forks Herald

To the editor,

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal highlighted the "digital divide" between rural and urban America. According to the article, about 39 percent of rural Americans lack...

After Yanez verdict, police asked to keep low profile at Twin Cities Pride parade

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 23:45

ST. PAUL — St. Paul and Minneapolis police officers typically have a big, visible presence at the start of the Twin Cities Pride parade, but organizers told them not this...

Wednesday's local scoreboard

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:55
Grand Forks Herald

Legion baseball


Wednesday's results

Sioux Falls West 13,
GF Royals 12

GFR 013 123 20 12 14 1

SFW 802 100 11 13 16 3


Berrios shines again as Twin take series with White Sox

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:47

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota starter Jose Berrios allowed two runs and four hits in eight strong innings and Miguel Sano's solo blast in the third inning gave the Twins the lead...

Uncertainty abounds about next year's individual health insurance market

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:32

ST. PAUL — At this time last year, Minnesota's individual health insurance market was in a state of collapse.

This year's state? Uncertainty.

The individual health insurance market covers an...

After seeing 'horrifying'' Yanez video, Dayton says 'everyone is not treated equally' in Minnesota

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:09

ST. PAUL—With stone-faced African-American leaders standing behind him, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday that watching the newly released video of St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez killing motorist Philando Castile...

Rookie scores winning goal in Minnesota United win over Portland

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:07

MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota United continues to raise its level of play at TCF Bank Stadium.

Rookie Abu Danladi scored the winning goal in the 64th minute to propel the Loons to a...

Twins to play Cleveland in Puerto Rico next season

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:06

MINNEAPOLIS—The Twins next season will become the fifth team in major league history to host games in Puerto Rico when they play the Cleveland Indians in a two-game series in...

ND groups unite to support food stamp program in future farm bills

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:00

AMENIA, N.D. — Farmer Bill Hejl and his neighbors cultivate thousands of acres of crops, from sugar beets to sunflowers, that help feed people across the country.
Yet some...

Two holdouts prevented Cosby guilty verdict, juror tells ABC

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 21:50

(Reuters) - Two holdout jurors prevented comedian Bill Cosby from being found guilty on two of three counts in his sexual assault trial and deliberations were so tense that...

Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 21:28

FARGO — Thousands of people flocked to the field behind the new Sanford Medical Center here Wednesday night, June 21, to celebrate its July opening with a concert featuring Fergie...

Drought, burn restrictions likely to mean fireworks ban in western ND

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 21:21

DICKINSON, N.D.—Burn bans and restrictions across North Dakota may likely prevent Fourth of July fireworks in some counties in the western part of the state..

More than half of the...

Man convicted of sexually assaulting Mapleton, ND, store clerk

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 21:00

FARGO — A judge ruled Wednesday, June 21, that Abdulrahman I. Ali is guilty of sexually assaulting a Mapleton convenience store clerk in December 2015.

Cass County District Court Judge...

Twin Valley pilot hospitalized after crash near Mahnomen

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 20:37

MAHNOMEN, Minn. — A pilot is in a Fargo hospital after a plane crashed in a field near the Mahnomen Airport on Tuesday evening, June 20.

The Mahnomen County Sheriff's...

Family of missing Fargo restaurateur meets with Fargo police to keep pressure on investigation

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 20:35

FARGO — The family of missing restaurateur Rodolfo Romo Garcia is keeping pressure on authorities as the investigation into his whereabouts stretches on.

Two of his sisters and their husbands...

NBA draft should offer plenty of top prospects for Timberwolves to choose from

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 20:23

MINNEAPOLIS — There are years when possessing a pick in the back half of the top 10 in the NBA draft puts teams in a pickle. The top-tier players are...


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