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Family, friends of Kristi Magnuson hope Saturday benefit helps to launch health turnaround
By Mike Brue GRAND FORKS -- Melissa Magnuson says she can sum up her mom, Kristi, in one word these days. Miserable. Kristi Magnuson loves the young dogs chihuahuas Lady and Snickers, and toy sp...
12/6/13 at 5:09 PM SATURDAY'S VEZINA BENEFIT: Boy, 9, steers self toward character-driven recovery 11/22/13 at 4:06 PM
PRAYERS FOR PEYTON BENEFIT SATURDAY: Grand Forks 6-year-old rebounds after 'tummy ache' takes life-threatening turn 11/15/13 at 5:19 PM
Toys For Tots (Photo Finish)
12/6/13 at 10:35 AM Potato Bowl Parade 9/9/12 at 5:26 AM
Chuck and Rock 11/23/11 at 11:26 AM
Combining 'Drunken Noodle' and 'Little Bangkok' is a Bad Idea
I'm a little worried. Dave Scheer, the co-owner of Little Bangkok and Drunken Noodle in East Grand Forks, says the two restaurants will soon be combined into one, in the Drunken Noodle location (the ...
11/18/13 at 5:15 PM Bad News: 'Chacherz' Looks Like it's Closed 10/25/13 at 4:20 PM
'Casa Mexico' Revisited 2/24/13 at 11:58 AM
Which "America" Do You Belong To?
The U.S. might be a melting pot but, as we've seen before, pockets of distinct populations exist. This time, it's about the regional differences in America and the culture that's been nurtured and mai...
11/11/13 at 8:33 AM
St. Anthony Parkway Bridge spans for sale
Meeting on Bridge Project scheduled for 29 October at River East in Minneapolis. The St. Anthony Parkway Bridge, spanning the railroad yard in the Minneapolis suburb of Columbia Heights, has been a...
10/22/13 at 5:24 AM Mystery Bridge Update: The US 101 Bridges in California 7/25/12 at 4:53 PM
Ambridge-Woodlawn Bridge to be rehabbed. A step in the right direction for preserving Pennsylvania's (remaining) historic bridges? 3/16/12 at 6:31 PM
EGF Rod and Gun Club hosts free event for youth shooters
The East Grand Forks Rod and Gun Club is hosting a free session for youth shooters age 6 to 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the gun club north and west of East Grand Forks. During the session, youth ...
9/4/13 at 8:50 AM East Grand Forks MDHA chapter offers annual ‘10-gun raffle’ 9/14/12 at 6:00 AM
Silent auction for Saturday's Kevin Grinde benefit includes ice, open water fishing trips 1/20/12 at 1:59 PM
Two Twin Cities Bites & A Sysco Food Show: Los Paisanos Taqueria & Sun Street Breads
This past weekend, Jake and I headed to the Twin Cities for the wedding reception we never had. We had said our vows in October at a small ceremony and were finally able to extend the celebration to f...
4/11/13 at 10:53 AM Weekend In The Twin Cities & A Torta Quest 8/17/12 at 6:02 AM
Bison Video Blog: Emergency Re-Alignment Edition
Sorry folks for the mass quantity of tweets and blogs on this topic; but it seems there is a massive shift of college basketball schoolsabout to switch leagues; that could affect 10 conferences; inclu...
3/1/13 at 12:48 AM
Public Input Meeting to be held on Nov. 29 to discuss recommendations to improve traffic on University Avenue
The Grand Forks East Grand Forks Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has scheduled a Public Input Meeting from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (CDT) and from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012,...
11/23/12 at 10:19 AM Annual UND Potato Bowl events begin with Thursday French fry feed 9/20/11 at 2:19 PM
Middle Eastern Christianity Here and There
One of the panels at the American Academy of Religion (AAR) concerned Middle Eastern Christianity and it was very very good. Aaron Sokoll's paper, of interest to those of us studying Orthodoxy in Amer...
11/18/12 at 11:43 PM
The Night it All Began
It was a day like any other day; I left the small town It was my destiny; its what I needed to do Long, Long Way from Home by Foreigner It was October 31, 1983, a Monday, and I was trying to decide ...
10/31/12 at 6:12 PM "Get a Grip" Vs. "Yaktrax" 2/1/11 at 8:13 PM
Impressed With China
So did my year in China have me looking back with appreciation for its history and spirit? Or were the pollution and big government detractors of my enjoyment? Yes. Days before I left to go to China...
10/20/12 at 10:40 AM
Farmers' Market at Dike East Park
Last week I had to buy a cabbage. Nobody made me buy it; I just wanted it and we had none left in the garden. I revel in the seasons we enjoy, but I'm not good at saying goodbye to any of them. Lig...
10/15/12 at 4:28 PM
Is your four-year-old ready to "Gear Up?"
Do you have a pre-kindergartner at home? The Fargo Public Schools is one of four school districts in southeast North Dakota offering Gearing Up for Kindergarten, a program funded by United Way of Cass...
9/6/12 at 8:19 AM Agassiz begins anew 3/9/12 at 12:06 PM
Archive aerial views of the Twin Ports
I came across two (and was e-mailed a third) old aerial photos of the Twin Ports. Here they are (click on the photos for a larger view): View over the West End and the Rice's Point rail yards toward ...
5/8/12 at 1:36 PM