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Lawsuit settled in fatal 2010 crash that killed 2 children

December 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS – Just a week before they were scheduled to go to trial, the parents of the two children killed in a 2010 Christmastime traffic accident west of Grand Forks settled a lawsuit with the truck driver, his employer and United Parcel Services….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lawsuit settled in fatal 2010 crash that killed 2 children

December 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS – Just a week before they were scheduled to go to trial, the parents of the two children killed in a 2010 Christmastime traffic accident west of Grand Forks settled a lawsuit with the truck driver, his employer and United Parcel Services….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Census twist: More Hispanics listed themselves as white in 2010 count

September 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The 2010 census forms specifically instructed Latinos that Hispanic origins are not races and to select a recognized category such as white or black. It appears now that the response caused an unexpected growth in the U.S.’s white population. Continue Reading

Man in deadly Grand Forks flight from police gets at least 20 years in prison

April 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Celso Garza, the East Grand Forks man whose flight from police on Columbia Road led to the death of two young adults, 21 and 19, and injuries to two others in June, will be serving at least 20 years in the state prison, a judge decided today. Continue Reading

AP IMPACT: BP buys Gulf Coast millions in gear

April 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

In every case, communities said the new, more powerful equipment was needed to deal at least indirectly with the spill. In many cases, though, the connection between the spill and the expenditures was remote, and lots of money wound up in cities and towns little touched by the goo that washed up on shore, the AP found in records requested from more than 150 communities and dozens of interviews. Continue Reading

Traffic deaths in Minnesota are at lowest level since 1944

January 3, 2011 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL The state Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety has announced that at least 410 people were killed in crashes last year on the state’s highways.
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The outdoors in 2010

December 31, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Legislature didn’t meet in 2010, but there still was plenty that happened during the year on the outdoors front. In North Dakota, perhaps most significant development was the defeat of Measure 2, which would have banned the practice of shooting big game such as elk and deer inside fenced enclosures. Voters defeated Measure 2 during the November election. Continue Reading

The Herald’s Top 10 stories of 2010

December 31, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A game-changing election, another round of spring flooding and Grand Forks’ first-ever female Olympic medalists dominated the headlines of the Herald throughout 2010. Continue Reading

10 stories that made 2010 history

December 31, 2010 in West Central Tribune

Longtime incumbents ousted from office and another soldier death top the region’s news events of the year Continue Reading

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Year in review: Engagement, fire top Forum stories online

December 29, 2010 in INFORUM

The top Inforum.com Web stories piqued readers’ interest, from article posts drawing laughs and simple curiosity to those that changed people’s lives for better or worse. Continue Reading