GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ-TV) -- Additional incentive to help an investigation. Today the Grand Forks Police announced they'll offer a one thousand dollar reward if you know anything that could lead to the arrest of the person or people involved in a series of recent burglaries. Since January 1st, there have been 23 similar burglaries in the city, mainly taking place between 5 and 10 PM. Most of them involve kicked-in back doors, with small items stolen from the homes.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--A project on-time and under budget. The water treatment plant is 25 percent complete, and has lowered its estimated total cost from 152 million to 149 million. While it's unusual for a large project to stay under budget and on schedule, he gives credit to the construction manager for helping them get ahead of problems, and a competitive market.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--The 2020 Census will feature a question about citizenship. While the US Commerce Department says it could help prevent voting rights violations, a local immigration lawyer says some people could be hesitant to fill out the census.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--If you drove by the Alerus Center on Monday, you may have seen some unusual vehicles in the parking lot. Farmers made their way to the Alerus to check out the Main Resource Auction. Hundreds of trucks, trailers, and farm equipment were on sale. People were able to make purchases online, or in person
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--A fresh blanket of snow calls for a cozy new coffee shop. Bully Brew has opened in the Alerus Center. While the coffee shop will not be open every day, it will be serving coffee, espresso, and baked goods during conferences and conventions. The Alerus Center was looking to add a coffee vendor.
TRAILL COUNTY (WDAZ-TV) -- A man is behind bars -- accused of leading police on a two state chase in a stolen car.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--If you're looking for some family fun, you're in luck. On Saturday, the North Dakota Museum of Art is hosting its monthly free Family Day. You can check out the exhibits, and there's a chance for your kids to get creative. There will be crafts with a “googly eye” theme.
DEVILS LAKE, ND (WDAZ)--Even with this snow, experts say there's no relief for most farmers. The ground is in need of moisture due to all of the dryness that we had last summer and into the fall. According to the drought monitor, we're almost back up to normal in terms of dryness, but in the Devil's Lake basin, they are still classified as Abnormally Dry.
EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (WDAZ)--The times have changed - and so have how you care for little ones. On Thursday night, Safe Kids Grand Forks offered a class on Grandparenting It's a new class, and it focuses on educating grandparents about the safety practices that have changed over the past 20-30 years, like flat screen TV tip-overs and laundry pods.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Indoors or outdoors, if you're looking to get some ideas for your home, this weekend's show at the Alerus Center is for you. The 43rd annual Home Design and Garden Show kicks off tomorrow from 4 to 8 and runs all weekend. The show features products from more than 130 vendors. The vendors say they hope this year's show is especially interactive.