Sav Kelly


Sav Kelly began reporting at the Grand Forks Herald in August 2022. She graduated from the University of North Dakota with degrees in English and sociology in December 2021.

Kelly covers public safety, including local crime and the courts system.

Readers can reach Kelly at (701) 780-1102 or Follow her on Twitter @savrkelly.

The attorney general’s office launched the North Dakota Missing Persons database at the end of 2022, but the process began when legislation passed in 2019.
His sentencing is scheduled for July 3.
Law enforcement believes "the child's doing fine." The father and stepmother of the child are each charged with drug possession and sale within a prohibited zone, as well as child endangerment.
Emergency personnel were dispatched around 5:10 p.m. Monday in East Grand Forks for a pulp dryer fire.
Senate Bills 2168 and 2169 seek to raise fines for excessive speeding, repeat offenders, while Senate Bill 2362 would shift seat belt enforcement from "secondary to primary" status.
The crash is under investigation.
NDHP Sgt. Christopher Schaefer said there were no severe injuries reported from the 21 vehicles involved in the I-29 crashes.
Sen. Dean Rummel, the primary sponsor, believes the bills could save lives.
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The bodies of the Patel family, originally from India, were found on Jan. 19, 2022, near Emerson, Manitoba. The investigation continues for U.S. and Canadian law enforcement.
The bill was introduced on Friday, Jan. 13. Sen. David Hogue is the primary sponsor.