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Grand Forks firefighters check hotspots at the Budget Inn Express on Saturday night after a fire heavily damaged the north end motel. (Eric Hylden/Herald)

Fire destroys part of Budget Inn Express motel in Grand Forks

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GRAND FORKS - A four-unit segment of the Budget Inn Express motel on Gateway Drive, part of the former Westward Ho complex, was destroyed by fire Saturday night.


More than a dozen Grand Forks firefighters battled the flames for more than two hours after the fire was reported about 8:30 p.m.

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