Kathleen Saylors

Elections 2018: Meet your Grand Forks Council Candidates

Elections 2018: Meet your Grand Forks Council Candidates

The biographies of the 13 candidates for City of Grand Forks council

Elections 2018: Meet your Grand Forks Council Candidates
The candidates at last Tuesday’s forum took questions on flood recovery, housing and innovation. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
The candidates at last Tuesday’s forum took questions on flood recovery, housing and innovation. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Local Government Elections 2018: Presenting the City of Grand Forks mayoral candidates
Local Government Elections 2018: Presenting the City of Grand Forks mayoral candidates
Harvest fun with Success by 6

Harvest fun with Success by 6

The annual Harvest Fest took place on the Boundary Museum grounds.

Harvest fun with Success by 6
Families participate in breastfeeding challenge

Families participate in breastfeeding challenge

The 16th annual Grand Forks Breastfeeding Challenge was held Saturday, Sept. 29.

Families participate in breastfeeding challenge
File photo.

Meeting called on border change

Local residents who feel the impact of the change in border are encouraged to attend this meeting.

File photo.

Column: Some thoughts on print media, for National Newspaper Week

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on what it means to be a reporter, even when times are tough

Harvest Fest offers food, fun Saturday

Harvest Fest offers food, fun Saturday

The annual Harvest Fest takes place on the Boundary Museum grounds.

Harvest Fest offers food, fun Saturday
Many of Bert Schroeder’s carvings are now in private collections throughout the Boundary. (Courtesy of Gallery 2)

Gallery calls for works of Bert Schroeder

The former RCMP officer is known for his wood carvings

Many of Bert Schroeder’s carvings are now in private collections throughout the Boundary. (Courtesy of Gallery 2)
The 2017 Grand Forks and District Fall Fair included a demolition derby, parade, and exhibits of livestock, produce, crafts and baked goods. In 2018, the demolition derby will be expanded and lawnmower races will join the entertainment lineup. (File photos)

Fall fair weekend is here

The annual Grand Forks and District Fall Fair starts Saturday

The 2017 Grand Forks and District Fall Fair included a demolition derby, parade, and exhibits of livestock, produce, crafts and baked goods. In 2018, the demolition derby will be expanded and lawnmower races will join the entertainment lineup. (File photos)
Flooding over North Ruckle in Grand Forks, May 2018. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

Council endorses buyouts, dikes for flooded neighbourhoods

As many as 100 homes could be bought out to protect against future flooding.

Flooding over North Ruckle in Grand Forks, May 2018. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
(Thinkstock)
(Thinkstock)
Police response on Second Street as man barricades building

Police response on Second Street as man barricades building

Police evacuated a nearby building as a precaution.

Police response on Second Street as man barricades building
Trail men arrested in Christina Lake; weapons, cash seized

Trail men arrested in Christina Lake; weapons, cash seized

Grand Forks RCMP allegedly located $11,000+ in cash, several knives, break-in tools and body armour

Trail men arrested in Christina Lake; weapons, cash seized
Alerts rescinded for Lynch Creek fire

Alerts rescinded for Lynch Creek fire

The fire is now 110 per cent guarded and under control.

Alerts rescinded for Lynch Creek fire
Drought declared for Boundary area

Drought declared for Boundary area

Level 2 watering resitrictions are in effect

Drought declared for Boundary area
The Christina Lake Arts and Artisans Society hosted the Burying Ground, a 20s ragtime quartet at the Welcome Centre on Saturday night. The group formed in 2014, and is influenced by ragtime, country and western, Mississippi blues and New Orleans jazz works. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

Ragtime quartet plays at Welcome Centre

It was a great Friday night for music at Christina Lake

The Christina Lake Arts and Artisans Society hosted the Burying Ground, a 20s ragtime quartet at the Welcome Centre on Saturday night. The group formed in 2014, and is influenced by ragtime, country and western, Mississippi blues and New Orleans jazz works. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
(City of Grand Forks)

Candidate, voter workshop next week

Want to learn more before heading to the polls?

(City of Grand Forks)
Chamber director alleges harassment by former president

Chamber director alleges harassment by former president

The proceedings involved claims of embezzlement, threats against children and claims of conspiracy.

Chamber director alleges harassment by former president
Grand Forks residents plan to ‘send smoke back to Spokane’

Grand Forks residents plan to ‘send smoke back to Spokane’

The event is in response to an American plan to send wildfire smoke back to where it came from.

Grand Forks residents plan to ‘send smoke back to Spokane’