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U.S. to pay $2.5 million in photo editor’s 2001 anthrax death

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

More than a decade after tabloid photo editor Robert Stevens became the first victim of the 2001 anthrax attacks, the U.S. government has agreed to pay his widow and family $2.5 million to settle their lawsuit, according to documents released today. Continue Reading

A changed America: 10 years after 9/11

September 10, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK (AP) Ten years on, Americans come together today where the World Trade Center soared, where the Pentagon stands as a fortress once breached, where United Airlines Flight 93 knifed into the earth.
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SEPTEMBER 11: Networks plan array of specials on 2001 terrorist attacks

August 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hard as it is to believe, 10 years have passed since that terrible morning, and television will lead up to the anniversary with programs attempting, again, to make some sense of a day that changed America. Continue Reading

Final lawsuit over Viking Korey Stringer death in 2001 settles

August 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A settlement has been reached in the last remaining litigation stemming from the heatstroke death of Minnesota Vikings lineman Korey Stringer 10 years ago. Continue Reading

Medina, N.D., memorial to have World Trade Center beam with etched designs

June 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Medina firefighter Darrell Graf secured the beam that had spent years in a New York airport hangar. Continue Reading