More than 40 competitors took part in the inaugural GFK Flight Support Landing Contest on Saturday. The Grand Forks Herald reports Hans Estby, of Rochester, Minn., dropped the wheels of his plane within 7 feet of the target line to win the $10,000 grand prize.
Post Bucks win, KAT says “I play with f****** passion”
Towns was asked how he controls his emotions on the court.
Train carrying ethanol derails in southern Minnesota
The State Fire Marshal has sent in experts to help with the situation.
Motorcyclist dies a month after striking deer in Minnesota
The crash happened north of Mankato near the small town of Norseland.
Watch: MN lawmaker 'attacked' by giggling child during live hearing
This has to be the most adorable moment ever from a Commerce Finance and Policy Committee hearing, right?
Sloane Martin leaving WCCO Radio for bigger role with Big Ten Network
Martin has been a staple at WCCO Radio since Election Day 2016.
Xcel Energy wants to raise MN customers' electricity rates
If approved, rates go up by an average of $18.50 a month for customers.
MPD chief 'confident' officers will still show up after Question 2 vote
Arradondo held a press conference Wednesday in which he urged for a 'No' vote.
Charges: Driver in fatal hit-and-run said he thought he hit dog or sign
The crash killed a 56-year-old Blaine woman who had been out walking her dog.
Here is Minnesota's plan to vaccinate kids 5-11 against COVID-19
The plan includes hosting vaccination clinics at schools across the state.
12-year-old Twin Cities boy has been missing for 4 days
Police are asking for the public's help locating the child,
Cirrus Aircraft adding new jobs in Grand Forks
Duluth-based Cirrus plans to bring up to 60 jobs at its Grand Forks, N.D., plant as it partners with a company that makes a new type of small "sport" plane. The Grand Forks Herald report Cirrus is taking over manufacturing for a large portion of the Icon A5 -- a plane that can take off and land on water.
Grand Forks Zombie Run hits dead end
Minnesotans who planned on strolling across the border to Grand Forks, N.D., to become one of the walking dead in the city's Zombie Run will have to kick up their feet this year. The event, which was scheduled in conjunction with the Grand Forks Zombie Music Fest next month, has been scrapped over conflicts with another marathon.
'The little old lady on Cottonwood Street' who went viral
"Marilyn Mania" continues as a Grand Forks Herald food reviewer makes the talk-show circuit and turns down Jay Leno. But the best story today is by her son, a writer for the Wall Street Journal ...
Ecolab to close Grand Forks office next summer, cut 144 full-time jobs
St. Paul-based Ecolab plans to close its Grand Forks office next July, the Herald reports. The facility has 144 full-time employees who support accounting, customer service, human resources, information technology and other administrative functions related to Ecolab's Pest Elimination business. Layoffs could begin as soon as January. Some employees may be able to work from home or take other jobs at Ecolab locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois or Indiana.
Inspectors assess 30,000-gallon fuel spill after rail accident in northern Minnesota
State officials are trying to weigh the environmental impact of a petroleum spill after a train and semitrailer truck collided over the weekend east of Grand Forks. The spill did not contaminate any water source, Forum Communications reports.
Free beer promotion under investigation in North Dakota
North Dakota crime bureau agents are investigating a bar in Grand Forks that rewarded customers with a free drink if they displayed an "I voted" sticker. The investigation involves a candidate for Grand Forks mayor, who is a friend of the bar's owner.
Pilot, passenger walk away after farm field emergency landing
A small plane set down in a farm field east of Hibbing after the cockpit filled with smoke. The plane's pilot and passenger both escaped serious injury.
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