Northeast Central

Created in 1979 to include Grand Forks, Griggs and Nelson counties. In 2000, Griggs County was transferred to the Southeast Judicial District. The Northeast Central Judicial District is part of Unit 1 that also includes the Northeast Judicial District.

District Administration:

Case Flow Management Plan

Judges

Don Hager

Presiding Judge

Chambers: Grand Forks NECJD #1
Appointed in 2014

Jason McCarthy

District Court Judge

Chambers: Grand Forks NECJD #5
Appointed in 2016

Jay Knudson

District Court Judge

Chambers: Grand Forks NECJD #3
Appointed in 2017

John A. Thelen

District Court Judge

Chambers: Grand Forks NECJD #4
Appointed in 2015

Lolita G. Romanick

District Court Judge

Chambers: Grand Forks NECJD #2
Appointed in 2014

Counties