Should a nativity scene be on display at a public school? That's the question being asked and the controversy brewing in the small town of Fertile, Minnesota. They did have a nativity scene on display in the school cafeteria, but the superintendent took it down.
Every family and community has their own way of celebrating the holidays, but one town likes to do it the old-fashioned way.
Santa's Village in Grand Forks is opening Thursday evening! Santa and his elves have set up a workshop inside the Lincoln Golf Course Clubhouse with two weekends of holiday activities for families.
Tuesday's emotional memorial for Nelson Mandela captivated the world. Tens of thousands of people packed into FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, many singing, dancing and chanting Nelson Mandela's name.
Hundreds of people gathered at Altru Friday night to remember children who have died during or shortly after birth. It was part of Altru's annual Infant Bereavement Candlelight Memorial Service.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is hosting a live nativity scene Friday, with a little help from some sheep, goats and donkeys. This is the seventh annual night of nativity put on by the church.
The first major winter storm of the season is over. It leaves in its wake a record amount of snow. A total of 7.3 inches fell in Grand Forks Wednesday, topping the previous record for December 4th by more than an inch. Since Sunday, nearly 10 and a half inches has fallen in Grand Forks.
We're in the middle of the first major snow storm of the season. Just Wednesday, many towns in the north and central portions of North Dakota received six to seven inches of snow on the ground, and more is coming Wednesday night.
Early Sunday morning, at about 5:25 am, Grafton police were dispatched to 5th St. Near Burgamott Avenue in Grafton. There, officers found an unresponsive 62-year-old man, Danny Leroy Leedahl.
Friday marks one of the biggest shopping days of the year: Black Friday. This year's sales are expected to be more than $36 billion - according to IBIS World, which is up 1.7 percent from last year.