Latest Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Stories

2011-04-23 00:00:32

The flood control system established in East Grand Forks after the devastating 1997 Red River flood was put to the test this weekend when the Red River crested at 49.85 feet – and passed with flying colors. East Grand Forks, MN (PRWEB) April 22, 2011 “Some of the closures had two to three-and-a-half feet of water against them,” said Scott Gravseth, Distribution Superintendent at East Grand Forks Water and Light.

2011-04-17 10:07:00

RALEIGH, N.C., April 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Carolina's electric cooperatives' line crews and personnel continue their rapid response to power outages caused by yesterday's severe weather.

2011-03-01 09:19:00

In the news release, GfK Now Serving Public Sector Clients through GSA's MOBIS Contract, issued 01-Mar-2011 by GfK Custom Research North America over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that in the third paragraph, the quote attribution should read "David Krajicek, Co-President, GfK Custom Research North America" rather than "David Krajicek, Co-President, GfK Roper Public Affairs and Communications" as originally issued inadvertently.

2011-03-01 08:30:00

NEW YORK, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GfK Custom Research North America, an industry leader in innovative market research tools and services, today announced that it has been awarded the General Services Administration (GSA) Mission Oriented Business Integrated Services contract (MOBIS).

2009-10-15 10:00:00

GRAND FORKS, N.D., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of North Dakota John D.

2009-06-26 14:13:54

Multiple vehicle crashes took place on Interstate 29 near Grand Forks, N.D., after a moose wandered onto the highway, police say. An unidentified Highway Patrol trooper said the interstate mess began when a pickup truck hit the moose, resulting in the truck driving into a ditch and turning onto its side, the Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald reported Friday. A minivan also ended up in the ditch after hitting the remnants of the moose carcass Thursday, leaving the driver with non-serious injuries. The...

2009-05-15 16:35:42

The University of North Dakota may be forced to retire its Fighting Sioux nickname and logo under a ruling by the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education. The board voted unanimously Thursday during a meeting at Dickinson State University to retire the Fighting Sioux as of Oct.

2009-04-22 15:35:00

WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Justice Department today announced that it has reached a settlement that will resolve its lawsuit filed against Grand Forks County, N.D., on behalf of Suzanne L.

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