FORUM COMMUNICATIONS CO. Grand Forks Herald Publisher Mike Jacobs to retire in 2014
By Robb Jeffries
Grand Forks Herald
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Grand Forks Herald Publisher Mike Jacobs has announced he will retire March 31.
Jacobs, who became publisher in 2004, has held numerous positi... Posted on 6/19/13 at 9:56 AM
SIOUX FOOTBALL INSIDER June Random Updates
There have a been a couple newsworthy items that have popped up in the last couple weeks concerning UND Football. June is obviously a slow time of the year so when something actually does happen it be... Posted on 6/18/13 at 9:59 AM
STAFF BLOG WDAZ STORMTRACKER WEATHER June Heat Wave of 1995
In my last blog posting, I mentioned that the last 100 degree temperature recorded in the month of June in Fargo Moorhead was back on June 17, 1995. That 100 degree day was part of an eight day str... Posted on 6/18/13 at 7:47 AM
NDAD @ AREAVOICES 2nd power chair welcome transportation for 'Speedy'
Donald Shock eagerly welcomes each springs arrival to Dickinson, N.D. and for good reason.
I dont try to stand idle, said Shock, 73. Im either going somewhere or trying to enjoy the fresh air.
Its ... Posted on 6/14/13 at 3:20 PM
The US Agriculture Department says planting of spring wheat is just 86 percent complete. Durum wheat is also behind at 88 percent complete. Both crops were 100 percent complete at this time last year in North Dakota.
Base officials say Tech Sgt. Jason Mower died Saturday when the canoe he was in overturned on Lake Metigoshe. Another airman in the canoe surfaced but Mower did not. His body was recovered Sunday morning.
A Devils Lake veteran is now the head of the state's VFW chapter. Emery Fisher served as the vice commander before being elected the state commander for North Dakota at the beginning of the month. He will serve a one year term.
Tourism coordinators in Western North Dakota are teaming up and trying to eliminate a stigma some may have about the oil patch. The group is promoting family-friendly activities, like the Dakota Dinosaur Museum in Dickinson, Fort Union in Williston and Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis says North Dakota's economic growth has outpaced all other states for the third straight year. The report says that North Dakota's gross domestic product increased by 13.4 percent to $38.7 billion in 2012. GDP measures total economic production.
The state Board of Higher Education has revised a tuition rate plan that had been in place only a few weeks. The board approved a plan earlier this month allows colleges the option of increasing tuition at various rates, from 2.13 percent at Lake Region State College to 6.63 percent at Williston State.
A Linderwood man has been arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after walking around naked and then breaking out a patrol car window and escaping after an officer arrested him.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »