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By Kevin Bonham, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 25--WARREN, Minn. -- Authorities broke ground Tuesday on a $10.5 million rural flood-control project. The Agassiz Valley Water Resource Management project is designed to hold water back from the Snake River during times of flooding.
By Tu-Uyen Tran, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 24--Under the Sorlie Bridge in East Grand Forks, rust patches the steel beams that support the road above, which, during most of the day and night, rumbles with passing traffic.
By Tu-Uyen Tran, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 24--By Tu-Uyen Tran Herald Staff Writer Grand Forks City Council members will take the first action needed to reopen Riverside Pool at their meeting next week.
By Joseph Marks, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 24--North Dakota University System Chancellor William Goetz completed annual performance reviews for six of the system's 10 university and college presidents recently, giving generally high marks to all.
By Lisa Gibson, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 22--Brendan Glessner, 8, was glad to share his archeological expertise as he dug for artifacts in chunks of hard clay. "When you're digging for artifacts," Glessner explained as he brushed dust away from his discovery, "you dig for one at a time.
By Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 20--Grand Forks International Airport received a $302,500 grant from the North Aeronautics Commission. The grant will go toward a general aviation aircraft parking area.
By Ryan Schuster, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 19--The American Crystal Sugar Co. plant in Hillsboro, N.D., was evacuated, and more than 20 people were taken to local hospitals after a chemical leak at the plant Wednesday.
By Joseph Marks, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun.
By Kevin Bonham, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 18--TOLNA, N.D. -- A construction crew is plugging the Tolna Dam this week. The concrete and rock structure on the Tolna Coulee, 2 miles southeast of this Nelson County community, has been leaking for several years.
By Lisa Gibson, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 17--Thief River Falls is one of nine Minnesota communities that will have a regional teacher center for the new Mathematics and Science Teacher Academy in the state, designed to improve teacher effectiveness.
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