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Man injured in tractor accident

September 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

EAST GRAND FORKS — A rural East Grand Forks man was injured in a tractor accident Saturday afternoon, according to the Polk County Sheriff.
The sheriff’s office responded to reports of a man pinned under a tractor at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday, ac…continue reading on dglobe.com

Drilling on the Red River: Enbridge crew, firefighters practice oil spill cleanup

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — It was a drill in both senses of the word for Enbridge Pipeline workers on the frozen Red River between Grand Forks and East Grand Forks, Minn., on Wednesday.
They were sharpening up their skill at cleaning up an oil spill that could…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Autopsy: East Grand Forks boy died from drowning

August 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS A preliminary autopsy report shows that Anthony Kuznia died of accidental drowning, Polk County Deputy Michael Norland said Friday afternoon. Continue Reading

Missing East Grand Forks boy found in Red River

August 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. It was shoes found on the bank of the Red River on Thursday afternoon, a full day after Anthony Kuznia went missing, that led to the recovery of the 11-year-old’s body just after 4 p.m., said Polk County Sheriff Barb Erdman. Continue Reading

Your guide to secondhand stores in the Grand Cities

January 5, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

Whether you’re hunting for unique knick-knacks or don’t want to spend $100 on new rug, you may find what you’re looking for by rifling through the shelves and racks of local secondhand stores. Continue Reading

Report says rural areas have lost voice for important issues

January 5, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

Rural Minnesota “has lost its influence in policy discussions that occur in both the private and public sectors,” according to a new study by the nonprofit Center for Rural Policy and Development in St. Peter, Minn. Continue Reading

MATTERS AT HAND: Downtown looks up as New Year dawns

January 5, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

After last week’s pessimistic look at the New Year, a faithful reader send a terse message. “Look on the bright side,” the reader said, and that’s what I’ve resolved to do. Continue Reading

Schools try different tacks to collect on lunches

January 5, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

School districts in North Dakota and Minnesota have struggled with the delicate issue of delinquent lunch accounts, which some believe puts children in the middle. Hand stamping is one thing the districts have tried to manage the issue. Continue Reading

A rush to arms in Grand Forks region, around nation

January 2, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks area businesses have also seen new interest from people who want to arm themselves, following a similar national trend following the shootings in Newtown, Conn.
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Raising funds, cleaning stands, Sacred Heart booster does it all

December 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For more than 20 years, Tom Senger has been one of the first to arrive at East Grand Forks Sacred Heart High School football games. Senger spends the first half of games in the ticket booth, collecting the gate fees. After, he’s in the stands doing clean-up. Continue Reading