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U.S. Senate candidates disagree on COVID-19, other issues, during debate

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:56
ST. PAUL — With just over a month to go until the election and on the day

Bison notebook: NDSU begins season with all-time college football streak in sight

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:47
FARGO — Thirty-seven. That number has been talked about almost zero times over the course of the last month when the North Dakota State and Central Arkansas game was scheduled.

Minn. congressmen test negative for coronavirus after traveling with Trump Wednesday

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:36
ST. PAUL — Just over a day after hosting a campaign rally attended by thousands in Duluth, President

Central sweeps singles en route to beating Red River for East Region team championship

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:17
FARGO — Entering the tiebreaker in his second set Friday, Logan Sandberg was ready to close the door and clinch the East Region boys tennis team championship for Grand Forks Central at Courts Plus.

If 0-3 Vikings don’t turn this around, what might that mean for the team’s future?

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:13
EAGAN, Minn. -- It was anticipated that the retooled Minnesota Vikings might run into a speed bump this season. As it turned out, they’ve landed in a ditch.

County reminds voters why they are receiving mail-in ballots

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:05
The Grand Forks County Finance and Tax Department is reminding voters that, if they receive a ballot for the general election in the mail, it is because they had requested one in May, prior to voting in the June primary election.

Trump frees up funds for North Dakota counties hit by summer storms

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 15:33
BISMARCK — President Donald Trump granted North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's request for a disaster declaration Friday, Oct. 2, following severe summer storms that left parts of the state with hail and flood damage.

McFeely: So now the coronavirus is real? Asking for a nation

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 15:30
With Trump testing positive, Republicans seem to be taking COVID seriously after months of downplaying it

LIVE AT 4 p.m.: Red River Valley Task Force to unveil masking campaign

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 15:15
The announcement is set to begin at 4 p.m.

Lawsuit seeks absentee voting for tribal members who don't live on North Dakota reservation

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:45
A federal lawsuit is asking a judge to allow absentee voting for members of the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation. Since 1986, the tribe has required non-resident voters to return to the North Dakota reservation to vote — even though it liberally grants absentee ballots for resident members.

The COVID factor: What should 2021 look like? Take our survey

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:34
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to work differently, learn differently and live differently. And some of these changes might be here to stay. Over the coming weeks, Forum Communications will look back on 2020 and, with your help, look ahead to what 2021 might bring --- or should bring.

Sept. 29-Oct. 1 polling reveals Trump-Biden divide, party leans on key issues

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:13
Results from an Ipsos/Reuters poll Sept. 29-Oct. 1

Tyler Kleven to be added to World Junior camp

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:01
UND now has a third possibility for the U.S. World Junior Championship roster.

Cornerstone Bank breaks ground for new bank in Bismarck

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:00
BISMARCK, N.D. • CornerStone Bank recently broke ground on a new facility, located at 1806 North 12th Street in Bismarck.

Outdoors Notebook: America's Conservation Enhancement Act awaits president's signature; Be on the lookout for deer along roads, etc.

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:00
Among the highlights of the ACE Act is a measure to reauthorize the North American Wetlands Conservation Act at $60 million annually until 2025. 

Park River church to hold fundraising event in place of traditional fall dinner

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 14:00
PARK RIVER, N.D. – St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Park River, N.D., is celebrating its 41st annual Fall Fundraiser differently this year, after its annual major fundraiser – a pork chop dinner with all the trimmings – was canceled due to COVID-19.

North Dakota senators not planning to quarantine after Trump's positive COVID-19 test

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 13:57
In meetings on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 1, Sens. John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer met with Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, and White House officials at the U.S. Capitol building.

UND president sees opportunity for university to further space studies program

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 13:57
UND President Andrew Armacost hopes to one day see satellites launching from Grand Forks.

WATCH: Minnesota health officials hold media briefing on COVID-19 for Oct. 2

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 13:30
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Health held a conference call at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, to brief members of the media on the latest public health information regarding COVID-19.

Trump gets COVID-19, shows symptoms after months of downplaying virus

Fri, 10/02/2020 - 13:25
The president's illness upended his reelection campaign with just 31 days to go until Election Day. The campaign said it would postpone rallies and other events where he was scheduled to appear, or take them online.


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