Fire Erupts at Grand Forks Potato Processing Plant Early Tuesday Morning

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Grand Forks firefighters responded to an early Tuesday morning fire at a potato processing plant on the north side of town. Acting Battalion Chief Jo Amit reported the incident occurred around 2:59 a.m. Fire crews were dispatched to the Red River potato plant at 2250 Mil Road, where upon arrival,… Continue reading Fire Erupts at Grand Forks Potato Processing Plant Early Tuesday Morning

Grand Forks Firefighters Quickly Contain Ammonia Leak at Simplot Potato Processing Plant, Ensuring Public Safety

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – In a swift response, Grand Forks firefighters successfully managed an ammonia leak at the Simplot potato processing plant on Friday night. The incident, reported around 7:32 p.m., prompted an urgent dispatch to the plant located on Gateway Drive. Upon arrival, firefighters coordinated with Simplot personnel to ensure the safe evacuation… Continue reading Grand Forks Firefighters Quickly Contain Ammonia Leak at Simplot Potato Processing Plant, Ensuring Public Safety

Hazmat Leak Reported at Simplot Potato Processing Plant in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Firefighters responded to a hazmat leak at the Simplot potato processing plant in Grand Forks on Friday evening around 7:15 p.m. The leak, reportedly involving ammonia, led to the evacuation of employees. The plant, located near Highway 2 and Gateway Drive close to Interstate 29, specializes in producing french fries… Continue reading Hazmat Leak Reported at Simplot Potato Processing Plant in Grand Forks

Grand Forks Council Approves Advancement of Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amid Increased Fireworks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) More fireworks during the Grand Forks City Council meeting. There was no public hearing tonight regarding the proposed Fufeng corn processing plant, but an audience member tried to override the Council’s vote to move it forward. uh would be incurred for these type of projects could be recovered through the letter… Continue reading Grand Forks Council Approves Advancement of Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amid Increased Fireworks

Grand Forks Council Annexes Land for Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amidst Protests

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The Grand Forks City Council voted to annex land for a new, massive corn processing plant on Monday, despite threatening protests by some. despite heated protests the grand forks city council voted six to one to annex property into the city on monday it includes land for the massive fufung corn… Continue reading Grand Forks Council Annexes Land for Fufeng Corn Processing Plant Amidst Protests