Kevin Bonham covers regional news, mostly from northeast North Dakota, for the Grand Forks Herald. A North Dakota native who grew up in Mandan and Dickinson, he has been a reporter or an editor with the Herald and Forum Communications for more than 30 years. Find his articles at: www.grandforksherald.com. He welcomes story ideas via email, firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone, (701) 780-1110.
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COOPERSTOWN, N.D.—Three Griggs County Building Authority members will resign after a settlement in the dispute over an unfinished courthouse and emergency operations center was reached. The Griggs County Commission and...
PISEK, N.D.—For the first time since it was built in 1892, the doors of St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church are locked. But the church hasn't closed. It remains a vibrant part of this Czechoslovakian community of 100. "It's sad to think we're going to have to lock it," the Rev. Prasad Marneni said. "Not locking it speaks to the faith and the goodwill of the community."
Grand Forks, ND - Crowds celebrating the UND Fighting Hawks’ eighth NCAA hockey championship did so in a relatively orderly fashion in Grand Forks late Saturday and early today.
Grand Forks, ND - A national championship celebration of the North Dakota men’s hockey championship is set at 7 p.m. Monday at Ralph Engelstad Arena. The event is free. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the program beginning at 7 p.m., the school announced this morning.
The banner headline in the March 18, 1941, edition of the Grand Forks Herald reflected the stark reality: 72 die in storm: 38 perish in N.D.; 28 in Minnesota. The...
COOPERSTOWN, N.D.—The Griggs County Central School Board will meet in special session this afternoon to consider whether Principal Timothy Stathis will keep his job for the rest of the school year. The School Board voted unanimously last week in favor of nonrenewal of his contract , which expires June 30. Stathis is in his first year on the job.
WARWICK, N.D.—Law enforcement agencies in two states are investigating a possible connection between a string of armed robberies late last year and a missing person case.
A UND committee is listening to oral presentations this morning from three firms competing to design the school’s Fighting Hawks logo. The university's Graphic Identity RFP Evaluation and Recommendation Team is hearing from Phoenix Design Works, SME Inc. and Summit Athletics Media, the three companies that were chosen last week from 16 original proposals.
HILLSBORO, N.D.—A Warwick, N.D., man has been sentenced to 366 days in prison after he and his wife used a baseball bat to rob a Buxton, N.D., bar in October.
GRAFTON, N.D. -- Grafton Police Chief Anthony Dumas won’t be leaving the local police department after all. Dumas announced Monday night that he decided to stay, rather than taking a job as chief deputy with the Pembina County Sheriff’s Department. Grafton City Council unanimously accepted his request to rescind his resignation.