Herald Staff Report
GRAND FORKS — It might be the third largest city in the Peace Garden State, but posts featuring Grand Forks are among the most widely viewed on Instagram, the photo-sharing social networking platform. Instagram released the locations with the most posts from each state this month, and Grand Forks made three appearances in the top five, with the University of North Dakota, the Ralph Engelstad Arena and the city itself. The five most Instagrammed locations in North Dakota in 2016 were: • Fargo • UND • NDSU • Ralph Engelstad Arena
The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a blizzard watch for Christmas Day, which could significantly impact holiday travel. The blizzard watch will go into effect Sunday afternoon and run through Monday morning, according to the weather service. Travel could be very difficult to impossible in the Red River Valley during that time, the weather service warns. Forecasters are projecting the region could be hit with 7 to 13 inches of snow and wind gusts could reach as high as 55 mph, causing whiteout conditions.
Last minute shoppers will not see bundled bell ringers outside the mall this weekend. Citing subzero temperatures and fierce winds, The Salvation Army in Grand Forks has suspended bell ringing the last full shopping weekend before Christmas, typically among the busiest shopping days of the year and a day when The Salvation Army sees its kettles filled.
GRAND FORKS - Police and medical personnel responded to a one-car rollover on I-29 south of Grand Forks Monday afternoon. The accident happened a mile south of the 32nd Avenue...
A six-vehicle crash caused a pileup and injured several people Friday night in Grand Forks. Grand Forks Police responded at 6:11 p.m. to the 1400 block of 32nd Avenue South...
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GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A Grand Forks man was arrested Friday night after police responded to a report of shots fired. Kevin St. Pierre, 26, faces charges of reckless endangerment and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm. He is expected to make an appearance this week in Grand Forks District Court. Officers responded around 9:30 p.m. to the 300 block of North Fourth Street to locate the source of possible shots fired. They later took St. Pierre into custody and booked him into the Grand Forks County Correctional Center, police said.