GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--To celebrate the First Day of Spring - you can get some free ice cream from Dairy Queen. Tuesday, March 20 is the annual "Free Cone Day" at Dairy Queen. Participating locations across the country are giving one a small vanilla cone to customers today. It's a limit of one cone per person and mall locations are not participating.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Shocking new details regarding a shooting at Sam's Club that lead police to a bomb inside a grand forks apartment. On Friday night, we learned the bullet was aimed for a child. State versus Devon Hricak He's the man accused of opening fire in the Sam's Club Parking lot late Wednesday night.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--This week’s Gem dedicates her time to help those impacted by cancer. It’s a day at the salon for Karen Rousseau--but she’s not getting ready for a night out. She’s preparing for another date in the chemo room at the Altru Cancer Center. “I found out right after Christmas that I had it,” said Karen.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Neighbors evacuated after a Grand Forks man was found with a bomb inside his home. It started as a shooting investigation and that escalated quickly. It was only one o’clock in the morning, and all Ashley Elskoe wanted was to go to bed--but all she could do was sit in her car with her three year old daughter asleep in the back.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Fully committed to UND. That's the phrase from President Mark Kennedy tonight after being turned down for a job at another university. Matt talked with President Kennedy today. He joins with the message he has for the campus community.,
MICHIGAN, ND (WDAZ)---We don't know much about this week's Gem of the Week, but there's one thing we do know---they are rich for life. A sleepy town off Highway 2 between Grand Forks and Devils Lake. The Nelson County community is rich in history and that history may get a lot richer. "We can't believe nobody has claimed it,” said Store Owner, Kathy Gilbertson.
THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN--The big game is this weekend, and with it comes a big appetite for football fans. If you are looking for a last minute recipe for the Super Bowl - this week's Gem has a quick and easy one for you - and tasty too. Days before the big game, Andy Dagg is working on his super recipe. A cucumber dip.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--He's known as the face of UND hockey. This week’s Gem is credited as the man behind their historic success even though he has never laced up the skates. It’s game day, and the cars file into the Ralph Parking lot. It’s not a home game--the fans are packing busses to follow their beloved hockey team on the road.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--A pillar in several communities throughout the Valley is receiving national recognition that many say to be long overdue. Sheriff Bob Rost leaves the office for a very important call..... “My whole career, I tried to make a difference,” said Bob. Bob isn’t responding to a 9-11 call.
GRAFTON, ND (WDAZ)--It’s a display like none other in the Red River Valley. He spreads Christmas cheer to hundreds of people of all ages--many of whom are people he has never met. This light fanatic does it to keep his community shining bright--along with keeping a bright spot in his heart. When night falls, cars slowly creep up on 425 West 15th Street in Grafton, to check out a vibrant spectacle.