Grand Forks city leaders say mud run participants don’t have to wear life jackets in Red
Against the advice of the police and fire chiefs, a Grand Forks City Council committee recommended allowing participants in an upcoming race to swim across the Red River without requiring life jackets.
The Service/Safety Committee said Tuesday that the city should waive a law banning swimming in the river for the Extreme North Dakota Uff Da Mud Run on Sept. 6.
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