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GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Deputy Allery was honored on Tuesday in Washington, D.C. Deputy Allery was also honored today in Washington, D.C. The 37th Annual National Peace Officers Memorial service was held outside the U.S. Capitol. President Trump announced his plan to keep our officers safe.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Grand Forks is where it all started for the Jocelyn and Monique Lamoureux. And it was home to a lot of success - including here at the Ralph. That success has made these sisters idols to so many future hockey players - especially girls - making them our Gems of the Week.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--A tangible way to remember your loved ones. A group of local nurses have come up with an unique way to capture those finals moments before a close family member passes away. That makes them tonight's "Gems" of the week. “I miss him,” said Pam Delage.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--This week’s Gem is a leader and a mentor to high school students and adults in several communities. However - a true example of how looks may be deceiving - as this idol is nothing more than a bunch of metal and wires. Class has been out for nearly 4 hours - but these kids are still busy in the shop at Northwood Public School.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--This week's Gem is taking us to new heights - literally. No matter where he is - you can catch him in the air. Phil Thompson knows a thing or two about flying high in the sky. It took Phil just 3 years to get a degree in aviation at the University of North Dakota.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--The shelves at Northwood food pantry are filled thanks to some unlikely stockers. “It’s a big impact, big, big impact,” said Kay Case of Northwood Food Pantry. Meet high school freshmen Logan Sherva and Skylar Carroll. "I didn't even know anything about the food pantry before we did it,” said 9th Grader Logan Sherva.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)--Shedding some extra pounds...one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions. Many ring in the new year with a bang, but one man is catching the attention of everyone else at the gym. “I was like, ‘That’s bizarre.’ I’ve never heard of anyone losing that amount of weight,” said Brian Sowatzski. Brain Sowatzski is hoping to shed a few more pounds.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)—Police hope civilians can help identify a suspect caught on tape. A surveillance image showed what went down inside the Little Caesars on Gateway Drive, just after 10 o’clock on Monday night. “It was pretty fast,” said Lt. Brett Johnson, of the Grand Forks Police Department. The two armed robbers did not want the Hot N Ready pizza dough—but the dough from the drawer. “I’m not sure what was said to them, but the presence of a handgun is a definite threat. Fortunately no one was injured,” said Johnson.
GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ)—A manhunt is underway along Gateway Drive in Grand Forks, after two men held up the Gateway Little Caesars. The incident occurred just after 10 o'clock on Monday night. Two men wearing masks held up the Little Caesars on Gateway. According to police, at least one of the men was armed with a gun.
CROOKSTON, MN (WDAZ)—It was a wedding to remember for an Argyle native and his new bride. As the couple plans to return home in Arizona, the focus is not on the bride or groom, but the couple's maid of honor...our gem of the week. Newlyweds Darrell and Gia Peterson shared one last family meal before heading back home to begin life as the new Mr. and Mrs. “It’s just wonderful to have a loving companion—someone that cares for you and you care for them. That’s all I can say,” said Darrell Peterson.