Grand Forks


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Grand Forks

A city of eastern North Dakota on the Red River north of Fargo. Established as a fur-trading post in the early 1800s, it is the seat of the University of North Dakota (founded 1883). The city suffered a devastating flood in 1997.

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n.
a town in E North Dakota. 43,765.
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Along with the state and federal support, Grand Forks instituted a number of disaster-reduction measures and this has successfully been able to better protect the city against possible future disasters," he added.
At the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) North Dakota Regional Defense Forum today, Senator John Hoeven touted the work of Grand Forks to support the Grand Forks Air Force Base (GFAFB) and unmanned aerial systems (UAS) research and development.
Hoeven met with Henderson last month, inviting him to visit North Dakotas air bases in Minot and Grand Forks to review infrastructure needs for the bases, as well as the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) developments in Grand Forks, which are fostered by the partnership between the base and Grand Sky Technology Park.
1) Biomedical Science, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND and (2) US Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service, Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks, ND
The new accord, however, leaves ABC affiliate WDAZ-8 in Grand Forks, ND off of DirecTV.
Last week, the US Air Force, Grand Forks County and Grand Sky Development Company commemorated the execution of an Enhanced Use Lease (EUL) during a ceremony at Grand Forks Air Force Base, therefore officially marking the commencement of the park's development.
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com Inc (Nasdaq:AMZN) and the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation on Wednesday announced plans to expand the company's customer service centre in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
UND President Robert Kelley and Lake Region State President Mike Bower say the plan will allow full-time Lake Region students to live on the UND campus in Grand Forks and take a limited number of classes.
Dobmeier will be honored at a testimonial dinner Saturday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Grand Forks, N.
Hunt, USDA-ARS Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks.
On April 3, 2007, a nursing informatics networking event sponsored by CARING was held in Grand Forks, ND.