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Community Foundation 'forks' over grants for youth-friendly ideas
People arrived at the Empire Arts Center on Thursday ready to pitch their ideas for projects that would make Grand Forks a friendlier place for young people. Their pitch gave them a chance to earn ...
11/22/13 at 4:26 PM Shared-use path proposed near 42nd Street 10/14/13 at 1:22 PM
CITY BITS: Input meeting on proposed shared-use path, fall leaf collection delayed 10/9/13 at 12:33 PM
Summer fun for families
Todays blog is written by Michaela Schell, a local writer and business professional. As the years pass, I find myself looking more and more for kid friendly events that cater to our growing family. T...
6/11/13 at 10:10 AM Nic's Five Faves in the Forks 9/26/12 at 12:38 PM
Simply grand events - week of August 20 8/20/12 at 12:22 PM
North Dakota Junior Hockey Update (Feb. 23)
It has been a big week for North Dakota's three junior hockey teams: the Fargo Force of the Tier I United States Hockey League and the Bismarck Bobcats and Minot Minotauros of the Tier II North Americ...
2/23/13 at 3:00 PM
Two players punished for minors
Two UND players have been punished for receiving minors in possession/consumption of alcohol. Dan Senkbeil, who was cited for a minor and for failure to halt on Aug. 31, was suspended from all team a...
9/11/12 at 2:08 PM That reminds me... 12/5/11 at 4:43 AM
Grimaldi, St. Clair sidelined for now 9/28/11 at 2:22 PM
Confusion over AIS/ANS regs
Laws to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species or aquatic nuisance species, as theyre called in North Dakota have generated angler confusion pretty much everywhere theyre introduced, but an ...
3/30/12 at 9:21 AM
Shutdown notebook: Parks first place Minnesotans feel shutdown
The most noticeable impact of Minnesotas government shutdown was predictable: state park users on a holiday weekend. Were 400 miles away from home, said one father at the entrance to Gooseberry Fal...
7/2/11 at 8:29 AM Park funding debate turns rural vs. urban 5/14/11 at 6:21 PM
If you love merry-go-rounds, your options are limited.
Two year olds are fantastically sweet and adorable, but MAN do they take a lot of energy. Going to the park is no longer a fairly relaxing event, as it was last summer when Adam was immobile and Leah ...
6/28/11 at 6:55 PM
Council Work Session 10-26-10
Agenda Items The City Engineer will present the final rolls for assessment projects. The Council will file the rolls at the next Regular Council meeting; and schedule public hearings for November 16....
10/26/10 at 5:00 AM Council Meeting 10-19-10 10/19/10 at 5:00 AM
Council Work Session 10-12-10 10/12/10 at 5:00 AM
New visitor center celebration at Grand Portage State Park
A new visitor center at Grand Portage State Park will be celebrated on Sept. 25, according to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources news release. Maples should be near their peak of fall color ...
9/16/10 at 11:49 AM
destination ND state Parks
Although my personal favorite of Ft Ransom didn't make the list, I'm still a huge fan of ND State Parks...and I'm not alone :) Through the first half of 2010, visitation at North Dakota’s state ...
7/15/10 at 3:31 AM MN State parks permit sales increase by more than 30 percent in September 10/20/09 at 1:48 AM
Rehearsals in the Park
We have now moved the rehearsals out into the City Park with all of the challenges that presents. The cast is still getting accustomed to the park: the different accoustics, the other noises from...
6/5/10 at 3:59 AM
Into the Wild
I have been watching a documentary this week on the Public Broadcasting System titled, “The National Parks; America’s Best Idea.” I hope you’ve been watching it with me as it i...
9/30/09 at 1:36 PM
During this past weekend our family went to Turtle River State Park, near Arvilla, N.D. It's one of our favorite spots to visit and this weekend was the annual Turtle Fest. We...
6/22/09 at 4:32 AM