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Mix Picks Week of December 16-21
1. BOYS BASKETBALL: Sargent Central at Fargo Oak Grove, 7:30 p.m. tonight at Gorder Gymnasium The Grovers have started the season 3-0 and are averaging 65.0 points per game. High-tempo offense is wh...
12/16/13 at 5:05 PM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
Four North High student-athletes commit to D-I programs
This morning, North High School hosted the Division 1 National Letter of Intent signing of four student athletes. Above, from left to right, are: Emily Roche (Girls Swimming, University of Wiscons...
11/14/12 at 11:02 AM
Snow or not, the Bash is back! 12/29/11 at 1:10 PM
'Snow Bash' New Year's Eve event coming 11/8/11 at 9:30 AM ADDICTED TO RUNNING
Magical night
It had been a long day, nearly 12 hours in the office, when I finally walked out the door, and I wasn't quite prepared for the intense darkness. Instantly, though, there was something magical about t...
Olympic spirit...
No Lakes? No Problem. Fargo-Moorhead is a great option for the 4th of July!
The proximity of Fargo-Moorhead to lakes country offers great opportunity for both residents and visitors in the summer months. However, the lake isnt for everyone and in some years, a midweek holiday...
7/2/12 at 5:25 PM MODERN-DAY JANE
Gone baby, gone
Here's my summer swimming advice: Don't take diving toys into a lake. This is how I learned this the hard way. Saturday the kids and I were at a man-made lake having fun, when I saw Adam heading towa...
6/25/12 at 1:48 PM
A little fear would be nice. 7/26/11 at 3:21 PM
All that matters is that the kids had fun. 1/18/11 at 3:37 PM THE NEW FORTY
Frolicking in the ocean...
I am not a swimmer. As such, if I ever disappear after an allegedlate night swim -demand an investigation. A frightening childhood experience with a near-drowning in a swimming pool was enough to prov...
Blue-Green Algae Bloom Advisory
The North Dakota Department of Health in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture, Animal Health Division, are advising North Dakotans to avoid contact with or swallowing blue-green algae, also ...
8/3/11 at 1:06 PM
Pool Fencing Safety Reminder 6/20/11 at 10:49 AM
Enjoy the Water: Pool Health and Safety 5/26/11 at 9:29 AM FAMILY AND LIVING
In small quantities, fear is a good thing!
The summer that Leah was about 18 months old, and probably the next summer too, every time I tried to take her swimming I spent about 3/4 of the time trying to coerce her into actually getting into th...
7/27/11 at 11:18 PM HOME AND AWAY
Heaven on Fire
Once when my father (who then lived in Washington state) visited me (in Texas), we sat on the back patio, slurping iced tea on a very hot day. As I refilled our glasses, a tiny bit of tea spilled onto...
7/2/11 at 11:21 AM UND NEWS
UND to join Big Sky Conference in 2012-13
University of North Dakota President Robert Kelley and Athletics Director Brian Faison announced Mon day that the University of North Dakota has accepted an invitation to join the Big Sky Conferenc...
Summer water safety
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department reminds people to play it safe near the water this summer. North Dakota law requires all children ages 10 and younger to wear a personal flotation device whil...
6/14/10 at 5:10 AM PEACE GARDEN MAMA
report from the lake: fried fish eggs and other adventures
Our youngest three ended up staying at their grandparents', where we all converged yesterday for the Memorial Day holiday (see photos). They will remain there until Saturday afternoon. It's sure been...
5/31/10 at 6:55 PM
mama mondays: five! 4/18/10 at 5:02 PM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
Swimming Lesson Memories
We (my brother and I ) took swimming lessons every summer. Our Mother did not swim, she never learned to swim until very late in her life.. she was always scared of the water. Photo of the Osage Beac...
5/14/10 at 3:53 AM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
Go Jump in the Lake
The swimming pool at the YMCA is supposed to be open today. I am absolutely thrilled, because as expected, I hardly exercised at all when the pool was closed. I don't understand how you gym rats ...
3/8/10 at 11:04 AM
Revealing Swimming Suits 2/3/10 at 12:00 AM
Face Down on the Floor at Avalon 1/14/10 at 8:40 AM
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