Drone Standards Tough To Reach For Young PilotsMegan Halek could be the best unmanned aircraft pilot coming out of the University of North Dakota's highly regarded aviation program this year: She's aced a training program and has enough air experience to fly private jets worldwide.
UND Nickname Results Expected This WeekThe University of North Dakota might have a new nickname early this week, or it might have another vote on a new moniker.
UND Students, Staff Toying With New Fighting Hawks Nickname University of North Dakota, home of the Fighting Hawks?
UND Team Nicknames Narrowed Down To 3The University of North Dakota is trying to come up with a new nickname for its athletic teams. It's gone without one since getting rid of the nickname, "the Fighting Sioux."
Celebration After Renovation Of 86-Year-Old Red River BridgeNorth Dakota and Minnesota officials are celebrating the completion of a renovation project on a Red River bridge. The Sorlie Memorial Bridge spans the river between Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. The 283-foot-long bridge was built in 1929.
Minn. Woman Accused In 2 North Dakota Bank RobberiesA Crookston, Minnesota, woman has been charged with robbing two banks across the North Dakota border in Grand Forks. Authorities on Friday issued an arrest warrant for 39-year-old Charlene Espinoza on felony charges of robbery and terrorizing.
Nuisance Zebra Mussels Found In Red River In Grand ForksStaff members from the U.S. Geological Survey have found three adult zebra mussels in the Red River in Grand Forks. North Dakota Game and Fish Department aquatic nuisance species coordinator Fred Ryckman says the mussels were discovered last week on Red River sampling equipment at Sorlie Bridge.
Woman Wielding Box Cutter Knife Robs Bank In Grand ForksAuthorities are searching for a woman suspected of robbing a Grand Forks bank with a box cutter knife.
Woman Alleges Sexual Harassment At American Crystal SugarA North Dakota woman has sued American Crystal Sugar, alleging she endured years of sexual discrimination and harassment when she worked at the company's East Grand Forks plant. Janine Bailey filed her lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Minnesota on Thursday.
Heitke To Take Command Of Grand Forks Border Patrol SectorThe U.S. Border Patrol is getting a new chief for its Grand Forks sector that covers North Dakota and Minnesota. Chief Patrol Agent Aaron Heitke will take over the post on Wednesday at a change of command ceremony in Grand Forks. He replaces Austin Skero, who was promoted and transferred to Virginia.
UND Degree Program Aims To Meet Demand For Social WorkersThe University of North Dakota is taking steps to help address an expected increase in demand for social workers, with a new degree program and a collaboration with an American Indian tribe.
Police Investigate Fake Hostage Threat At Grand Forks Wal-MartPolice in Grand Forks, N.D. are investigating what turned out to be a phony threat about a hostage situation at a Wal-Mart Monday morning.