NAYTAHWAUSH -- There’s a manhunt across the region after a street fight ended with gunfire. It happened around 6pm Thursday night in Naytahwaush on the White Earth Indian Reservation. Police say two African American men and a Native American were arguing when multiple shots were fired. It’s still unclear how many shots were fired, and if just 2 men opened fire or all 3. Nobody was hurt. Investigators say the group may have been arguing over a woman or drugs.
GRAND FORKS — This week’s gem is hoping to inspire others with a story known by few. It's another busy lunch at the Pita Pit in Grand Forks, but it's nothing Tyler Skavlem can't handle.
GRAND FORKS, ND--No jail time for a man who opened fire in a crowded parking lot and was also caught with a bomb. It was a drug deal gone bad. It started with a shooting in the Sam's Club--next police were pulling marijuana and bombs out of his apartment. Back in March 21-year-old Devon Hricak drove a 17-year-old boy to the store to buy some weed.
GRAND FORKS, ND--A 3 million dollar donation to UND will be used to rehab one of the school's oldest buildings. Hal and Kathy Gershman made the donation to renovate the old J Lloyd Stone Alumni Center, which also once served the home for a university president. Built back in 1903, the building has been vacant for the past five years after the alumni association moved down the street.
GRAND FORKS - Some lucky diners got to have dinner with some of the best athletes in North Dakota. Special Olympic athletes took a timeout from their training on Wednesday evening to attend the Tip-A-Cop event at Applebees. The two teams team up for the biggest fundraiser for the Special Olympics. All the money goes toward providing opportunities for the athletes.
GRAND FORKS, ND--Traffic was moving smoothly through one of the city's busiest intersections after a crash. WDAY News was on scene just minutes after a crash at the intersection of South Washington and 32nd Avenue South. It happened around 4:45 PM. An SUV and pickup collided, causing the pickup to land on its side.
GRAND FORKS - It’s an Olympic competition between the badges. The annual tip a cop event at Applebee's is Tuesday and Wednesday night. It's the biggest fundraiser for the Special Olympics here in North Dakota. Tuesday night are the boys in blue - the Grand Forks Police Department. Wednesday night are the boys in brown - the Grand Forks Sheriff's Department.
Taking the military to new heights. In an exclusive interview with WDAY news, the leader of the Air Force at the Pentagon explains how the Grand Forks Air Force Base will play a crucial role propelling the Air Force into the future. WDAY News Reporter Matt Henson tells us how. Bombers and nuclear missle silos once were part of the Grand Forks Air Force Base. Now you will rarely spot a military plane on the base. But what you will find is a different type of aircraft, that is key in our national defense.
FERTILE, ND--A popular donate shop is closed after a car slammed into it. Opdahl’s Donuts in Fertile shared these pictures with us. Around 3:30 on Friday morning, a Chevy Suburban crashed into the front door of the bakery. The owner tells WDAY News the frame of the door was crushed so a new door needs to be installed.
MANDAN, N.D. - A bizarre investigation in Mandan. This one left troopers a little sticky. It started on Thursday morning, when a brown substance was found on an I-94 off ramp and on several city streets. Roads were shut down for hours as a Hazmat team was called in as there was fear of a health risk.