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High-speed competition; World of Outlaws return to River Cities Speedway for second time this season

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 17:24
grandforksherald - The Super Bowl of sprint car racing -- The Knoxville Nationals -- was held last Saturday, with David Gravel winning the most prestigious race of the season and pocketing $150,000 in the process.

Man stabbed in Walmart parking lot in Jamestown

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 17:20
grandforksherald - JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A 29-year-old man suffered injuries that were not life-threatening after being stabbed in the Walmart parking lot around 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, in Jamestown and a suspect was later arrested, police said.

Northern Minnesota man faces murder charges in stabbing death

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 17:12
grandforksherald - BAGLEY, Minn. -- A 23-year-old man was charged Tuesday, Aug. 13, with two counts of second-degree murder nearly two weeks after he allegedly stabbed and killed a 37-year-old woman in Rice Lake in North La Prairie Township.

Wave of campus construction continues at UND

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:40
grandforksherald - Like someone lightly placing a Jenga piece on a tower, crews working on UND’s steam plant carefully lowered one of the plant’s five new boilers on Tuesday, Aug. 13.

Rabbit in Sheridan County tests positive for tularemia

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:33
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — A wild rabbit in central North Dakota's Sheridan County has tested positive for tularemia, also called "rabbit fever," the North Dakota Department of Health reported Tuesday.

Eagan man sentenced to 25 years for beating death of boy

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:27
grandforksherald - APPLE VALLEY, Minn. — An Eagan man accused of fatally beating his girlfriend’s foster child after having to change the boy’s diaper was sentenced Tuesday, Aug. 13, to 25 years in prison.

Senators begin 'chipping away' at problems at DHS, decline to fund overpayments

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:21
grandforksherald - Lawmakers sought to delve into issues that recently came to light in media reports and audits.

Attorney General investigating Grand Forks landscaping business

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:12
grandforksherald - The North Dakota Attorney General filed an order Friday that calls for a Grand Forks landscaping company to comply with a subpoena filed after allegations of consumer fraud came to light.

Minnesota United’s new goal: hosting an MLS Cup playoff game

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:57
grandforksherald - ST. PAUL ⁠— Minnesota United’s season-long aim has been to advance to the MLS Cup playoffs for the first time in the franchise’s three seasons.

Thief River Falls man sentenced to probation for soliciting sex from teen online

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:51
grandforksherald - A Thief River Falls man will spend three years on probation after pleading guilty to two charges for attempting to solicit a teen for sex online.

Grand Forks police officer retires after carrying on 61-year family legacy

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:41
grandforksherald - A lot has changed since Sgt. Mark Ellingson first hopped in a Grand Forks Police Department patrol car 31 years ago.

Initiative aims to set goals for schools in Grand Forks

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:29
grandforksherald - Grand Forks Public Schools launches strategic planning to guide decision-making and 'align expenditures with priorities,' according to superintendent

$500K in items stolen from A-Rod's rental car

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:24
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Justice Department reassigns warden of jail where Epstein died, puts two staffers on leave

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:20
grandforksherald - The action comes amid criticism of the Manhattan facility where Jeffrey Epstein was found dead this weekend of an apparent suicide.

Hockey legend Mayasich nominated for US Olympic Hall of Fame

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:19
grandforksherald - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Legendary hockey player John Mayasich, a two-time Winter Olympian from Eveleth, Minn., is among the 2019 nominees for the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame.

Vikings safety Anthony Harris ready to make leap to Pro Bowl player

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:07
grandforksherald - EAGAN, Minn. — The Vikings already have one Pro Bowl safety in Harrison Smith. They’ve got another now vying for similar recognition.

Trump blasts CNN's Chris Cuomo over video threatening man who called him 'Fredo'

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 14:55
grandforksherald - Cuomo compared the use of "Fredo," the name of a fictional character in "The Godfather," to the n-word.

Top North Dakota officials unfazed by state money awarded to ethics commissioner's tribal college

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 14:50
grandforksherald - BISMARCK — North Dakota’s governor and Senate leaders were unfazed Tuesday, Aug. 13, that one of their picks for the state’s new ethics commission leads a tribal college that has received more than $2 million in state grants in recent years, which one longtime lawmaker argued is a conflict of interest.

U.S. farmers stung by tariffs now face a $3.5 billion corn loss

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 12:45
grandforksherald - The Agriculture Department on Monday said farmers planted a bigger corn area than analysts estimated and pegged crop yields that also exceeded expectations, sparking the biggest rout in futures since 2013.

Lake of the Woods is shrinking

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 12:13
grandforksherald - Better navigation, bigger and safer boats, and cell phone technology are opening more of the fishing waters on Lake of the Woods to more anglers, and fostering more exploration of the lake's 14,000-plus islands in summer and winter.

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