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How can a visitor center assist me?
Today's blog is brought to you by Convention & Visitors Bureau Executive Director, Julie Rygg. Please e-mail your travel questions to Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org. In a time of so many tech...
9/30/13 at 3:24 PM The Ralph brings ball hockey to Grand Forks 2/10/13 at 10:27 AM
The 2012 Greater Grand Forks Official Visitor Guide has arrived, and it is...simply grand 1/18/12 at 10:35 AM
Power company plan could speed Bakken pipeline progress
BISMARCK A Duluth, Minn., energy company announced Wednesday it plans to create an energy corridor that could efficiently transport oil and natural gas produced in North Dakota and reduce natural gas...
9/25/13 at 4:40 PM Rookie cops in Oil Patch get ‘thrown into the mix’ 5/25/13 at 11:39 PM
Faces of the Boom: For Minnesota-based contractor, N.D. feels ‘almost like family’ 4/22/13 at 5:09 PM
Week 7 - heat, humidity, heat, humidity and a race!
There is only one word for last week...HOT! The heat and humidity really got to me and, unfortunately, it interfered with my training. BIG TIME! But, it's all over...for now...and it's time to move o...
9/1/13 at 4:33 PM
Winning at 2013 Minnesota State Fair
The annual Minnesota State Fairstarted today. Since 2009 when my kids started participating in education competitions, the first day of theState Fair has become an important day for us. We alwa...
8/22/13 at 9:39 PM Winning at 2012 Minnesota State Fair 8/23/12 at 10:57 PM
Touched and blessed 2/4/12 at 8:05 PM
Are cool August temps 'normal'?
Like many of you, I've given up trying to figure out what's "normal" weather in the Upper Midwest. In the past few years we've had such erratic weather -- early springs, late springs, droughts, wet sp...
8/9/13 at 12:13 PM Spring, planting and baseball 4/1/13 at 11:57 AM
Andrew Albers: Here to Stay?
Last night in Kansas City, Twins fans came 2 outs away from seeing something we haven't seen once this year from the starting rotation: a complete game shutout. In fact we haven't even witnessed a com...
8/7/13 at 11:10 AM Target Field: A Little More Spacious in 2013 6/13/13 at 3:04 PM
Could These Twins Be Competitive After All? 6/3/13 at 12:09 PM
Minnesota Lake Afternoon Buffet
They are the afternoons we dream about on cold January days. A light breeze blows off the lake, the warm sun beating down on the dock, and a group of friends coming over to your lake place for dinner...
7/31/13 at 6:29 PM
Invasion of the Lake Snatchers
Zebra mussels have apparently invaded the lake my grandparents' cabin is on. This is not good news, as the mussels are an invasive species famous for encrusting everything put into a lake, including ...
7/17/13 at 9:00 AM Statute of Limitations on Genocide? 6/19/13 at 9:00 AM
Historical Snowstorms and Blizzards 1/13/13 at 6:20 PM
Time Lapse of Storm June 25, 2013
Time lapse of incoming storm last night. See the wall cloud and rotation. http://youtu.be/aPMdIQvbvsk ...
6/26/13 at 6:25 AM
Weekly Memo 5-10-13
Each Weekly Memo to the City Council and the agenda packet is also provided on theCity Councilweb page. WEEKLY UPDATE: Legislative Update There was relatively little final action on key legislation...
5/10/13 at 11:53 AM Weekly Memo 5-3-2013 5/4/13 at 8:30 AM
Weekly Memo 4-26-2013 4/26/13 at 12:23 PM
Nine UND alumni compete for the Stanley Cup
The best time of the year for hockey fans begins tonight: the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The question on everyone's mind is quite obviously "Who will raise the Cup?" Will it be the President's Trophy-wi...
4/30/13 at 5:16 PM The top five moments of UND's season 4/2/13 at 9:17 PM
NCAA tournament preview 3/28/13 at 9:50 PM
City Bits: Flood news
While flooding in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks isn't expected to reach the level of major (46 feet), the cities and Grand Forks County have been closing some amenities near the river. Here a...
4/29/13 at 4:53 PM Housing tight all around Grand Forks area 3/15/13 at 7:16 PM
Haula is fifth Gopher to leave early
Erik Haula has signed a two-year contract with the Minnesota Wild, giving up his final year of college eligibility. Haula is the fifth Gopher player to turn pro early this offseason, including four o...
4/7/13 at 1:11 PM Genoway re-signs with Wild 6/29/12 at 11:21 AM
Genoway named No. 2 star in NHL debut 4/8/12 at 3:01 AM
What Are The Vikings Doing?
If someone knows what the Vikings are doing, will you please let me know? For a team with the most pathetic receiving corps in modern-day football, they...
3/12/13 at 11:25 AM Now We Know Why 1/7/13 at 11:25 AM
I Guess I Was Wrong 12/31/12 at 12:40 PM
Larry the Neighbor Guy parted the White Sea for me
What I saw stopped me in my tracks. Someone had plowed a wide path through the deep snow in our backyard. Now I can once again roll our garbage and recycling receptacles around to the front sidewalk. ...
2/27/13 at 11:17 AM Going from here to there and back again 8/30/10 at 11:20 AM