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NCTC adviser serious about motivating students

September 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

At Northland Community and Technical College in Thief River Falls, one student success coordinator says he will hunt you down if you miss class.
Jason Pangiarella isn’t joking. He’s the lead adviser of an initiative intended to motivate students toward academic success. Continue Reading

Pennington Co. OKs senior center grant

March 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Pennington County commissioners recently approved a $5,000 challenge grant to aid the Heritage Center of Thief River Falls. Continue Reading

Former Thief River Falls civic leader Bob Carlson dies at 85

February 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Two decades after he headed Thief River Falls’ city government, Robert Carlson was still popularly known as “Mayor Bob.” “He was Mayor Bob when I was growing up and he was Mayor Bob up until the time he died,” said Steve Nordhagen, Thief River Falls’ current mayor. Continue Reading

TRF care center keeps memories alive

February 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For 92-year-old Pearl Battleson, getting wheeled down the hallway of the newly built Thief River Care Center is like a trip down memory lane. Between the two living-quarters wings are rooms with false fronts that beckon Thief River Falls’ past. Continue Reading

Warroad city council says home a health hazard after 30 pets found

January 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Warroad City Council has declared a house a public nuisance and health hazard after finding 28 dogs and two cats living on the premises. Video showed feces up to 3 feet deep in parts of the house at 803 Steenerson St. N.E. Continue Reading

Thief River Falls gets new direct flights to Twin Cities

December 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Great Lakes will replace Delta, which now flies to MSP via HibbingThe regional airline is taking over from Delta, which wants out of the market. As part of the deal, Thief River Falls area flyers will also get a shorter flight to the Twin Cities hub airport. Continue Reading

Thief River Falls mayor aiming for state Senate

November 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Nordhagen will seek GOP endorsement to run against StumpfSteve Nordhagen, the mayor of Thief River Falls for the last five years, will be seeking the Republican endorsement for District 1 senator in 2012. Nordhagen said his background as a mayor and small businessman has prepared him to address economic issues. Continue Reading

Northland Community and Technical College awarded $4.7 million grant to further develop Unmanned Aerial Systems program

September 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Grant focuses on creating Unmanned Aerial Systems Imagery Analyst Program The grant will fund curriculum development, personnel, equipment, supplies and other program development related expenses for the Unmanned Aerial Systems Maintenance Training Center. The very first UAS maintenance training class began in August 2011. Continue Reading

Northland Community and Technical College awarded $4.7 million grant to further develop UAS program

September 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The grant will fund curriculum development, personnel, equipment, supplies and other program development related expenses for the Unmanned Aerial Systems Maintenance Training Center. The very first UAS maintenance training class began in August 2011. Continue Reading

Northland Community and Technical College awarded $4.7 million grant to further develop UAS program

September 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The grant will fund curriculum development, personnel, equipment, supplies and other program development related expenses for the Unmanned Aerial Systems Maintenance Training Center. The very first UAS maintenance training class began in August 2011. Continue Reading