Skip to main content
Grand Forks Herald
Police capture gunman who killed 5 at mall in Washington state
Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting after protests
Photo gallery of Devils Lake NDRA Shootout
Solar storms pose unique risk to northern power grids
crime and courts
Five Dickinson State players join national protest, link arms during Star-Spangled Banner
UND FOOTBALL: Fighting Hawks hold off Montana State
SATURDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Twins beat Mariners to end 7-game skid
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gophers hang on for win
THE LIST: Comedian Bill Engvall, 'I Hate Hamlet,' Model Railroad and Hobby Show
Celtic Thunder storms the Fritz
Let the music begin at the Greater Grand Forks Symphony Orchestra
Events celebrate history of Bonanza farm family
MOVIE LIST: 'The Magnificent Seven,' 'Storks,' 'Excind'
life & style
Wesley Todd Sr.
Daniel J. Rudnick
Carol J. Clark
Scott G. Swygman
Cliff Coss and grandson fishing
Tom Hagness and Cliff Coss fishing
Trophy room: Brett Anderson's catfish
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Saturday is Hunting and Fishing Day in North Dakota
LETTER: How to make North Dakota a battleground state
SEN. HEIDI HEITKAMP: North Dakota deserves better answers from Wells Fargo
LETTER: Reject hurtful 'lesser or better' philosophy
LETTER: All are welcome at Grand Forks' Global Friends Community Picnic
OUR OPINION: Boost safety but keep candy at parade
65th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
Joseph Kyle Nice
September 11, 2016
AUTO RACING: A.J. Diemel wins Seitz Memorial for second time
The John Seitz Memorial Late Model Invitational now has a pair of two-time winners. A.J. Diemel of Elk Mound, Wis., won Saturday night's 92-lap feature at River Cities Speedway before nearly 4,000 fans. It was the biggest late-model payday in RCS history as the Seitz purse was increased...
September 11, 2016 - 1:06am
August 26, 2016
AUTO RACING: Friday's results
River Cities SpeedwayWorld of Outlaw sprintsFriday’s results Feature -- 1. Donny Schatz; 2. Brad Sweet; 3. Mark Dobmeier; 4. Logan Schuchart; 5. Joey Saldana; 6. Daryn Pittman; 7. Jason Johnson; 8. David Gravel; 9. Shane Stewart; 10. Dusty Zomer; 11. Greg Wilson; 12. Paul McMahan;...
August 26, 2016 - 11:17pm
July 21, 2016
RIVER CITIES SPEEDWAY: Late model veteran heads to the RCS Hall Of Fame
Mitch Johnson can recall his first race at River Cities Speedway in about 1982. "I got in an accident," Johnson said. "As far as my memory goes,...
July 21, 2016 - 10:43pm
July 8, 2016
AUTO RACING: At age 61, Tom Corcoran wins first feature in six years
Tom Corcoran climbed out of his late model. He slapped the top of the roof three times, stood on his window and waved the checkered flag to the...
July 8, 2016 - 10:46pm
AUTO RACING: A ride in a sprint car
It was my first time climbing into a sprint car. That part was probably a dead giveaway when I showed up to Mark Dobmeier's garage on Wednesday...
July 8, 2016 - 1:19pm
July 1, 2016
AUTO RACING: Bounce back year
After last season, Bob Martin thought about ending his racing days. "But I didn't want to quit after a year like that," said Martin. However,...
July 1, 2016 - 7:34pm
June 24, 2016
AUTO RACING: Dobmeier sweeps at River City Speedway
In the first feature of the night, there wasn't much doubt. Mark Dobmeier, who started fourth, dominated the 25-lap feature at River Cities Speedway....
June 24, 2016 - 11:24pm
June 18, 2016
WORLD OF OUTLAWS: The show goes on
The show must go on. And it did, surprisingly, considering the rough weather that hit Grand Forks earlier in the day. More than 2 inches of rain...
June 18, 2016 - 1:12am
June 16, 2016
AUTO RACING: For Donny Schatz there is no place like home
The World of Outlaws were scheduled to race in Calistoga, Calif., on April 9. Rain, however, wiped out the night's racing. So, Donny Schatz—the...
June 16, 2016 - 11:15pm
June 15, 2016
AUTO RACING: Once again, Fargo’s Donny Schatz leads the Outlaws
The season may not have started the best for Donny Schatz. But his familiar No.15 sprint is getting faster and faster as the World of Outlaws'...
June 15, 2016 - 11:44pm
June 13, 2016
AUTO RACING: Outlaws ready to rumble again
For years, fans wondered what it would be like to watch the World of Outlaws race on the quarter-mile, high-banked race track at River Cities...
June 13, 2016 - 12:01pm
June 11, 2016
AUTO RACING: Wild night of racing produces near-record speeds
Mike Balcaen was sitting in a lawn chair by his hauler after his late model feature race Friday night at River Cities Speedway. He had a bag...
June 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
AUTO RACING: Fast, aggressive racing at River Cities Speedway Friday
The racing surface at River Cities Speedway on Friday night was fast. Very fast. That produced some fast, aggressive racing and one of the more...
June 11, 2016 - 12:12am
June 10, 2016
AUTO RACING: Friday's results
Auto racing River Cities Speedway Friday’s results Streets First heat — 1. Ryan Flaten; 2. Steven Richards; 3. Travis Robertson Second heat — Bryce Reimer; 2. Nick Minske; 3. Jim Geringer Feature — 1. Robertson; 2. Geringer; 3. Minske; 4. Flaten; 5. Brent Loftsgard Midwest...
June 10, 2016 - 11:28pm
June 9, 2016
AUTO RACING: It’s time to start the buses
A few years ago, River Cities Speedway officials decided to have a few drivers race school buses. They didn’t know how fans would receive the...
June 9, 2016 - 10:47pm