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Grand Forks teachers: School could pay us $1.5 million more
Caring Hearts Wall dedicated in Larimore
Roundtable highlights unmanned aircraft business potential in North Dakota
U.S. labor secretary touts parental leave during Twin Cities visit
Minnesota governor, leaders want short special session soon
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GIRLS GOLF: Tuesday's results
BOYS GOLF: Tuesday's results
PREP BASEBALL: Tuesday's results
LOCAL CLIPBOARD: Prep golf, college track and field, college volleyball, pro football
PREP SOFTBALL: Tuesday's results
Homicide probe to be launched into B.B. King's death
Beer-making was purpose of first windmill in Jamestown
Astro Bob: Brightest galaxy shines, black hole menaces in concept images
Insurance gives pet owners ‘peace of mind’
B.B. King's daughters say two close aides poisoned him
life & style
Lamarr W. Hanson II
Lois Faye Olason
Lucas Bye catfish
International Wolf Center in Ely, Minn., to expand
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Minnesota DNR reminds boaters to follow AIS laws
DOUG LEIER: N.D. deer tag reduction aims to boost population
ALWAYS IN SEASON: While wearying, warblers are worth watching
THAT REMINDS ME: Civil War vets lead Memorial Day 1915 parade
THE ONLOOKER: Veto messages show Dalrymple wielding two tools
LLOYD OMDAHL: Reducing the size of the dependent population
Heidi Heitkamp: On Memorial Day, remember the many different ways to serve
OUR OPINION: O say can you see
Grand Forks mayor plans leave of absence from hospital
May 9, 2015
Scheel wins Fargo Marathon 10K men's race
FARGO -- As Branden Scheel neared the finish line Saturday morning in the Fargodome, the 19-year-old took out his smartphone to document the moment. “I wanted to capture the experience of coming into the dome in front of a home crowd,” said Scheel, a Fargo Davies...
May 9, 2015 - 4:30pm
Hallock runner wins Scheels Fargo Marathon women’s 10K
Cortney Christensen, 34, won the Scheels Fargo Marathon women’s 10K in a time of 41:38. The former North Dakota State University track standout surged into the lead moments before entering the Fargodome. Casie Coulter of West Fargo was second with a time of 41:43. “I’ve...
May 9, 2015 - 4:20pm
Colorado's Peterson wins Fargo Marathon women's race
FARGO -- Winning the Colorado Marathon in 2013 was a pretty special moment for Ellie Peterson, who lives in Windsor, Colo. But the following year was anything but memorable -- she took a year off from marathons because of injuries. So that perhaps made winning...
May 9, 2015 - 4:15pm
Minneapolis' Tuwei wins Fargo Marathon men's race
FARGO -- It was several miles of local television fame for North Dakota State University student Keith Lehman, a 20-year-old...
May 9, 2015 - 4:10pm
Fargo's Loeffler wins men's half marathon
FARGO -- Eric Loeffler made his move earlier than he wanted Saturday morning, but his altered strategy resulted in victory. “Something...
May 9, 2015 - 3:46pm
May 8, 2015
Residents plan parties along new Fargo Marathon route
MOORHEAD, Minn. --Kyle Nelson has never been one for watching the Scheels Fargo Marathon, but this year is different. This year, the runners will go right by his house, and Nelson is throwing a party. "Just having some people over, grilling some food, having some drinks,"...
news / region
May 8, 2015 - 12:30am
May 7, 2015
Fargo Marathon forecast
Weather for the 2015 Fargo Marathon races will be cool and dry. The large rain system over our area the past two days is moving out, and...
May 7, 2015 - 3:45pm
January 31, 2015
Wild Hog race donates $10,000 to youth wellness
Diners at the Wild Hog restaurant got a special surprise Saturday when coordinators for the annual Grand Forks Half Marathon presented donations to two local groups. The YMCA and Grand Forks Public Schools both received $5,000 donations to support youth-oriented athletic and physical...
January 31, 2015 - 4:20pm
January 25, 2015
Those who compete in the Arrowhead 135 understand adversity
Todd McFadden knows how cruel the Arrowhead 135 ultramarathon can be. He set the race’s biking record in 2013 but was forced to drop out last year because of frostbite. The race, which is open to bicyclists, runners and skiers, covers 135 miles on a snowmobile trail and frozen...
outdoors / recreation
January 25, 2015 - 11:15am
October 6, 2014
Twin Cities Marathon: Fans' warmth makes for cool day
The winning woman had to take a bathroom break before making her move. The top man had never done this before. Along the way, a rowdy crowd braved a chilly October morning to line the streets and cheer for them and thousands of other runners who crossed the finish line at the...
October 6, 2014 - 1:30am
September 20, 2014
WILD HOG HALF-MARATHON: Planners envision full-marathon in 2015
It seems so easy — double the length of the course, change the title and Grand Forks has a marathon of its own. The third annual Grand Forks Wild Hog half marathon will be held Saturday. Race executives are hopeful a full marathon will become part of the event in 2015....
sports / local sports
September 20, 2014 - 10:08pm
August 17, 2014
4th annual Rollin’ on the River Inline Marathon attracts skaters from far and wide
The fourth annual Rollin’ on the River Inline Marathon on Saturday drew to the Grand Forks area about 250 inline skaters, ranging in age from 5 to “several in their 60s and 70s,” said Gina Hardley, an event organizer. Mike Miller, 72, Leavenworth, Kan.,...
news / local
August 17, 2014 - 8:30am
August 3, 2014
Diva Dash along the Greenway supports charity, camaraderie
The Diva Dash is an all-women's 5K/10K walk/run, originally started by Diva Director Stephanie Bauer as a fundraiser for a year long mission trip called World Race. After returning from the trip, Bauer decided to keep the event going and use it as a fundraiser for various...
news / local
August 3, 2014 - 10:30am
June 21, 2014
Kenyan bests 33-year-old record in Grandma’s Marathon
DULUTH, Minn. — After 33 years, a new record. Dominic Ondoro, the lightning bolt from Kenya, came to Duluth determined to chase down Dick Beardsley’s Grandma’s Marathon record of 2 hours, 9 minutes, 37 seconds, set in 1981. And with a stunning kick at about 19 miles,...
June 21, 2014 - 8:35pm
June 2, 2014
Fargo Marathon trots back to dome
FARGO – The Fargo Marathon is going back to the Fargodome next year, and perhaps for the foreseeable future. Although successful in its 10-year anniversary return to a start on the Main Avenue bridge and a finish in downtown Fargo, the cushy logistics of the dome made it an...
June 2, 2014 - 10:29pm