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East Grand Forks
January 16, 2014
UPDATE: Highway 2 reopens near Crookston; no travel advised in northwest Minnesota
Blizzard conditions in the Red River Valley of northwest Minnesota and eastern North Dakota closed roads, schools and made travel difficult Wednesday into today. U.S. Highway 2 from East Grand Forks to Crookston, Minn., was closed several times Thursday before re-opening at...
January 16, 2014 - 9:24am
December 19, 2013
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji shows improvement but falls to East Grand Forks
BEMIDJI — Despite a major improvement from the last time the two teams met, Bemidji fell to East Grand Forks 67-58 Thursday at the Bemidji...
December 19, 2013 - 11:03pm
October 11, 2013
Burger King worker assaulted in East Grand Forks
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- A disagreement over an unpaid debt may have led to a confrontation-turned-assault in the drive-thru of a fast food restaurant Wednesday afternoon in East Grand Forks, police said. Investigators are still sorting out the details, but they say the...
October 11, 2013 - 8:41am
Beet truck overturns in East Grand Forks
A beet truck turning south onto 5th Avenue NE off Polk County 19 in East Grand Forks, Minn., tipped on its side Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, spilling...
October 11, 2013 - 8:26am
October 1, 2013
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji survives slow start to down East Grand Forks
BEMIDJI — It took a while for the Bemidji volleyball team to hit its stride Tuesday at home against East Grand Forks but the Lumberjacks were...
October 1, 2013 - 11:24pm
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps East Grand Forks, Crookston
GRAND FORKS — The Bemidji High School girls tennis team extended its record in dual meets to 15-1 Tuesday with a pair of wins against Crookston and East Grand Forks. Against Crookston the Lumberjacks won 6-1 but head coach Mark Fodness said none of his players were totally dominant....
October 1, 2013 - 11:21pm
September 19, 2013
GIRLS SOCCER: Weary Bemidji falls to EGF, 3-2
BEMIDJI — On Saturday the Bemidji girls soccer team dropped a 2-1 overtime decision to Moorhead. On Monday the Lumberjacks blitzed Hillcrest...
September 19, 2013 - 10:59pm
July 25, 2013
Bemidji Legion upsets East Grand Forks
MOORHEAD -- Bemidji's Collin Rutledge did work on the mound Thursday and it paid off with a first-round win at the Minnesota Sub-state American Legion baseball tournament. Rutledge, a lefty, pitched a complete game and drove in two runs in the seventh inning to beat No. 2-seeded East...
July 25, 2013 - 10:01pm
April 1, 2013
Man gets 12 years for violent East Grand Forks sexual assault
CROOKSTON — Minnesota District Judge Kurt Marben sentenced Ismael Hernandez to 12 years in prison in court here today for what Polk County Attorney Greg Widseth called a “heinous crime” of sexual assault May 19 in East Grand Forks. Hernandez, 31 and of Larimore, N.D., maintained...
April 1, 2013 - 1:22pm
2 men burned in EGF Crystal plant accident
EAST GRAND FORKS - Two people were burned in a weekend accident at the American Crystal Sugar factory in East Grand Forks. Two unidentified men were taken to Altru Hospital after one of them apparently fell into a container of near-boiling water at about 6 p.m. Saturday, according...
April 1, 2013 - 11:42am
February 19, 2013
Highway 2 reopens, driving conditions remain difficult in northwestern MN
BEMIDJI - Motorists are urged Tuesday to drive with care in northwestern Minnesota as conditions on some highways continue to be difficult due to weather conditions. U.S. Highway 2 from Crookston to East Grand Forks was reopened this morning after being shut down early Monday morning....
February 19, 2013 - 8:21am
December 7, 2012
Sanford Health growing in EGF
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Sanford Health says it has added a walk-in clinic to it’s East Grand Forks facility. The clinic is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. It’s aimed at patients who need treatment for conditions such as sore throats, coughs, sprains, back pain, pink...
December 7, 2012 - 9:50am
September 14, 2012
Man pleads guilty in synthetic drug ring in ND, MN
FARGO — An East Grand Forks, Minn., man has pleaded guilty in what authorities say was a deadly synthetic drug ring in northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Twenty-seven-year-old Scott Anthony is the 10th person charged in what federal prosecutors say was a Grand Forks,...
September 14, 2012 - 9:05am
July 27, 2012
Adult-themed store in East Grand Forks wins one round in court
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- An adult-themed store has re-opened in East Grand Forks after a federal judge in Minneapolis filed a preliminary injunction giving it the right to do so in spite of the city's opposition. Fantasy's still has to win a lawsuit to stay open permanently in...
July 27, 2012 - 8:40am
March 23, 2012
Feds file suit against East Grand Forks firm over flood contracts
Firm accused of misleading feds at expense of Cass Lake company
March 23, 2012 - 10:19am