February 21, 2018 RSS feed / News

Tom Campbell endorses Kevin Cramer after political musical chairs

Grafton local switches bid to house post presidential request

Grafton native Tom Campbell endorsed Rep Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., in Cramer’s newly announced bid against Democrat Heidi Heitkamp. Campbell originally intended to run against Sen. More...

Health notes

Donate Life  Did you know that 22 people die every day while waiting for an organ transplant? Did you know that 1 organ donor can save 8 lives and change the lives of more than 50 people? That organ donor can be you.  More...

Campaign results in 160 alcohol, drug related arrests, citations

Law enforcement agencies across the state participated in the national enforcement campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, from Dec. 16, 2017 through Jan. 31, 2018, to deter motorists from driving impaired. More...

The Browne report

Parkland  It happened again, every parent’s nightmare. In Parkland, Florida, 17 students and teachers are dead in a mass shooting.  More...

Deadline for FRS annual youth tour approaches

Foundation for Rural Service’s (FRS) annual youth tour is one of the most visible examples of the foundation’s involvement with, and commitment to, rural youth. This year’s youth tour will be held June 2-6, 2018. More...

County Court Report

JANUARY 2018 DISPOSITIONS  George James Elshaug, Grand Forks, possession of a controlled substance (marijuana) by a driver. Defendant shall pay $250 in fees. More...

Tommy retires with style

Save Our Strand hosted a retirement send-off for Tom Henriksen, Tommy to his many friends, Thursday, Feb. 15, at the local theater. With Henriksen officially retired, Strand Twin Theatre is out of his family for the first time since the 1930s.   More...

Millennial Views

The good and the bad  More...

Ambassadors visit health club

The Grafton Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee made a stop at Grafton’s new health club, Nutrition Station. The committee visits new businesses in Grafton to gain information about their business and provide a sense of welcome. More...

Scammers steal tax refunds

Another tax season is here and another round of tax scams, including tax identity theft.  Tax identity theft happens when someone uses your Social Security number to file a tax return and claim a fraudulent tax refund.  More...