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Fosston Lefse Fest will kick off ‘Light up the Night’

November 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Some of the area’s best lefse makers will make and sell lefse and other Scandinavian treats during Lefse Fest from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 16 in the Fosston (Minn.) Civic Center. Continue Reading

4 of a kind: Beef cow in Fosston, Minn., gives birth to quadruplets

February 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

If there were a lottery for cattle producers, Keith Sistad just won it.
One of the Red Angus beef cows on his ranch near Fosston, Minn., gave birth to four calves, all of which are healthy.
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Fosston plans community garden

November 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fosston, Minn., will have a community garden next year, with the produce being donated to local non-profits. Continue Reading

THE LIST: ‘Icelandic Wearables’ … ‘Biutiful’ … ‘Handmade holidays’ … more

November 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Area arts and entertainment news. Continue Reading

Nearly half of Minnesota schools fail under No Child Left Behind

September 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Nearly half of Minnesota schools didn’t make the grade under the federal No Child Left Behind law in 2011, the Minnesota Department of Education reported Friday. School districts in East Grand Forks, Fischer and Climax found themselves in this group. Other districts such as Crookston, Fosston and Red Lake Falls received passing grades on their report cards. Continue Reading

Nearly half of Minnesota schools fail under No Child Left Behind

September 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Nearly half of Minnesota schools didn’t make the grade under the federal No Child Left Behind law in 2011, the Minnesota Department of Education reported Friday. School districts in East Grand Forks, Fischer and Climax found themselves in this group. Other districts such as Crookston, Fosston and Red Lake Falls received passing grades on their report cards. Continue Reading

Northern Minnesota awarded millions in federal funding for airport, electric service upgrades

September 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Nearly $3 million to improve northwestern airport infrastructure; $6.1 million loan to help build, upgrade electric distribution lines In written statements, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Rep. Collin Peterson said strengthening airport infrastructure “helps strengthen the economy” in the communities, provide new construction jobs and improve the condition of the rural airports. Continue Reading

Northern Minnesota awarded millions in federal funding for airport, electric service upgrades

September 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Nearly $3 million to improve northwestern airport infrastructure; $6.1 million loan to help build, upgrade electric distribution lines In written statements, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Rep. Collin Peterson said strengthening airport infrastructure “helps strengthen the economy” in the communities, provide new construction jobs and improve the condition of the rural airports. Continue Reading

LINED UP IN HONOR: Hundreds pay respects to Sgt. Harmon

August 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hundreds come out to pay respects to Sgt. Matthew Harmon, killed in the line of duty in AfghanistanHolding American flags and wiping away tears, hundreds of people from across the Upper Midwest paid their final tribute Saturday to Sgt. Matthew Harmon, a U.S. Army diesel mechanic who made the ultimate sacrifice for his country. Continue Reading