East Grand Forks

HS Football: Hawley, Detroit Lakes Earn Wins

Hawley defeats barnesville 19-18; Detroit Lakes tops EGF 42-14

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — East Grand Forks hosted Detroit Lakes on Friday evening. The Lakers took a commanding lead early on and never relinquished, topping the Green Wave 42-14. Hawley and Barnesville also went head-to-head. The Nuggets pulled out a close victory, beating the Trojans 19-18. Other Local Scores: NCE/U-H 49 Northern Freeze 6 Pelican Rapids 51 Crookston 14…

Grand Forks Man Dead After Crashing Into Bridge Support In East Grand Forks

The state patrol says there was ice and snow on the road at the time

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — A deadly early morning crash on icy roads in East Grand Forks. 30-year-old Marcus Contreras of Grand Forks died shortly before 2:30 a.m. when his car ran into a bridge support column on River Road underneath the Kennedy Bridge. The state patrol says there was ice and snow on the road at the time. The airbag…

Fargo Public Schools Enrollment Is Up Slightly Over 2017

The district welcomed 11,445 students for the first day of class

FARGO, N.D. — There are a few more students attending Fargo Public Schools this year, but just a few. The district welcomed 11,445 students for the first day of class. That is 5 more students than at the start of the school year in 2017. But the district did gain nearly 200 students between May graduation and the start of…

Summer Break Is About Over For Area School Children

Fargo Public Schools Go Back Into Session On August 23

FARGO, N.D. — Sad news kids living in Fargo: summer is over! Classes resume on Thursday at all Fargo Public Schools. West Fargo kids will have another week of vacation since school there begins on Tuesday, August 28. In Grand Forks, the first day of classes for K-9 is Monday, August 27. Ten thru 12th grade will begin school the…

Belcourt Man Crashes During High Speed Chase In The Grand Cities

Police From Grand Forks And East Grand Forks involved In Chase

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Grand Forks and East Grand Forks police were involved in another chase that reached 100 miles per hour on Highway 2. Grand Forks officers tried to stop a car driven by 32-year-old Brent LaFontaine of Belcourt around 1 o’clock this morning for an equipment violation. He led officers on a chase through several neighborhoods and into…

Play of the Week Nominees: March 9

WATCH THE NOMINEES FOR THE D.J. COLTER - KEN KRAFT HIGH SCHOOL PLAY OF THE WEEK

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The nominees for the DJ Colter – Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week both come from the Section 8AA Minnesota girls basketball tournament. Julia Warmack helped East Grand Forks win with a buzzer-beater just before the first half ended. In play No. 2, Barnesville’s Andria McIntyre fights through traffic and throws up the off-balance shot…

Fire Crews Battle Elevator Fire in East Grand Forks, Business Fire in Hallock

The fire was reported just before 7 p.m. after a loud explosion was heard

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — An explosion and fire has damaged a grain processing elevator in East Grand Forks. Firefighters fought the blaze at MGI Grain Processing in subzero temperatures Wednesday night. The fire was reported just before 7 p.m. after a loud explosion was heard. Employees in the mill at the time made it out safely and called 911….

EGF Forward Mack Earns High School Play of the Week

Mack wins the DJ Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — The winner of the DJ Colter – Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week comes from East Grand Forks boys hockey. Tanner Mack used his quick reflexes to bat the puck out of the air off a rebound and into the net. Categories: KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boys’ Hockey,…

HS Play of the Week Nominees: December 8

Watch the Nominees for the D.J. Colter - Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s nominees for the D.J. Colter – Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week feature a pair of hockey plays. In girls hockey, Fargo North/South forward Graysen Myers bats in the puck from mid-air. On the boys side of things, East Grand Forks’ Tanner Mack swats the puck past St. Cloud Cathedral for the goal. You…