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December 28, 2013
N.D. airports set record
Airports in Grand Forks, Fargo and Dickinson set November passenger boarding records, while Williston recorded its best month ever, according to the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission’s latest report. Grand Forks International Airport recorded 12,249 boardings in November, a...
December 28, 2013 - 12:30pm
December 20, 2013
Unattended box triggers bomb scare at Minnesota airport
MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota airport terminal was partially cleared for two hours on Friday after a passenger left a box containing a fuel tank unattended when it was refused clearance as checked baggage by security officials, an airport spokesman said. Authorities cleared the Terminal...
December 20, 2013 - 10:30am
November 1, 2013
Multiple victims in shooting at L.A. airport; suspected gunman held
By Tim Reid and Dana Feldman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire with an assault rifle in a terminal of Los Angeles International airport on Friday, killing a Transportation Security Agent and injuring at least six other people before he was shot and captured, authorities...
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November 1, 2013 - 2:41pm
July 5, 2013
Park Rapids airport continues to grow
The Park Rapids Municipal Airport continues to see increased traffic and will be receiving improvements and see expansion in the near future. An agreement was passed at Tuesday’s Park Rapids City Council meeting for TKDA and Trillion Services to work on a development plan for...
July 5, 2013 - 8:31am
November 11, 2009
King of the airport towers
On May 2, 1942, Robert Lueben was drafted into the U.S. Army. Now, more than 60 years later, the longtime Detroit Lakes resident says it was luck -- and high test scores -- that landed him in the Air Corps a short time later. But he didn't think he was so fortunate when he...
November 11, 2009 - 10:10am
March 21, 2009
MPCA to probe soil at Bemidji airport for contamination from firefighting foam
BEMIDJI - Flights at Bemidji Regional Airport may see interruptions for a short period this summer as state officials probe soil for contamination from firefighting foam. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency announced last month it would check groundwater in numerous cities whether...
March 21, 2009 - 9:07am
March 4, 2009
Officials: New airline schedule to make Grand Forks airport more attractive
GRAND FORKS - Grand Forks officials are praising a decision by Delta Air Lines on Tuesday to move an evening flight from the Twin Cities to the local airport an hour earlier. This would close what some jokingly call the "gap of death" between the afternoon and evening flights to...
March 4, 2009 - 8:57am
January 16, 2009
Hector International Airport has methods in place to prevent bird strikes
FARGO - In the wake of Thursday's bird-related belly landing of an airliner in New York, the executive director of Fargo's Hector International Airport says birds are an on-going hazard in Fargo. In fact, birds are a problem at most airports. Hector's Shawn Dobberstein says a number...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2008
EGF woman charged with attempted murder arrested at Fargo airport
FARGO - An East Grand Forks, Minn., woman accused of trying to kill her two children was arrested Friday at Hector International Airport. Authorities tipped off police that Breezetta Etienne may be headed toward the airport and police were waiting for her, Fargo police Sgt. Jeff...
September 15, 2008 - 12:00am
September 9, 2008
Allegiant Air adding nonstop flights between Fargo and Orlando
FARGO - Allegiant Air is adding nonstop flights between Fargo and Orlando, Fla. starting Nov. 21. Shawn Dobberstein, Hector International Airport executive director, announced the new air service this morning. Flights to Orlando will run twice a week with service on Monday and Friday. Flights...
September 9, 2008 - 11:30am
March 19, 2008
Bergeson column: Air puffs at the airport make America the world's laughing stock
Passing through the Orwellian world of airport security just got more surreal. Last weekend, in addition to the familiar humiliation of taking off my boots and belt, I had to pass through something called a "General Electric Entry Scanner." The General Electric Entry Scanner, plastered...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am