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Grand Forks To End Vaccination Clinics at Alerus Center

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grand Forks is expanding the locations where people can get the COVID-19 vaccine, but they are ending vaccinations at the Alerus Center in May. People can get a shot at any primary care clinic of their…

Pet Connection: Meet Bogart

A big star is making his debut this morning on Pet Connection. With rugged appeal and good looks, big guy Bogart is a mastiff cross who made his way to Homeward Animal Shelter via…

NDSU Opens Second Vaccination Clinic

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) -- North Dakota State University opens its second vaccination site on campus. "When the CDC and FDA announcement came out about the pause in the Johnson and Johnson vaccine administration, they…

Biden to remove U.S. troops from Afghanistan by September 11

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden says he will withdraw the remaining U.S. troops from Afghanistan and end America's longest war by Sept.11. Biden said that the 9/11 terrorist attacks, which were coordinated from Afghanistan, cannot justify American forces still being…

Minnesota cop charged in shooting of Black motorist

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. - A Minnesota prosecutor says he will charge a white former suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot 20-year-old Black motorist Daunte Wright during a traffic stop. Washington County Attorney Pete Orput said Wednesday that Kim Potter…

Expert blames George Floyd's death on heart problem

MINNEAPOLIS - A retired forensic pathologist says George Floyd died from a sudden heart rhythm problem due to his heart disease while being restrained by police officers, not because former Officer Derek Chauvin kept his knee in Floyd's neck. Dr.…

Woman Dies in ATV Crash In Paul Bunyan State Forest

HUBBARD CO., Minn. -- An ATV crash in the Paul Bunyan State Forest south of Bemidji claims the life of a Crow Wing county woman. Hubbard County Sheriff's Office got the report of the crash on Saturday afternoon. A Nevis…

LIVE: Wrangling Wild Cucumbers

There's an invasive force taking over one of the region's most popular parks, and city leaders need your help to fight it off. The adversary doesn't come armed with teeth, claws or armor. Nor…

Diocese of Crookston Bishop removed by Pope

CROOKSTON, MINN. (KVRR) - Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Bishop Michael Hoeppner of the Diocese of Crookston. Hoeppner is facing allegations of covering up sexual abuse claims. The Diocese released a statement saying, "Bishop Hoeppner’s resignation arose from reports…

Biden Taps Former Fargo Police Chief as CBP Nominee

President Biden will tap Tucson, Arizona, police chief Chris Magnus as nominee to head U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Monday, when he is slated to announce nominations for several top immigration and Department of Homeland Security roles, a White House official confirmed to Fox News. Magnus…