Area Breaking News

Local youth find the summer stage again

Twelve-year-old Landon Nelson played the role of “Sultan” in the Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre performance of Alladin and His Magic Lamp in Greenbush. He found this role, for the most part, to be funny, but in another respect not so much due to an interaction that he has with Ava Novacek, who played his daughter…

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Both sides of the river: Erik Martinson

by Oliver Francies: Erik Martinson is the Associate Athletics Director of Operations for the University of North Dakota (UND) Athletics Department. He and his wife live in the Greater Grand Forks Community and through his time here, he not only works as the Associate AD for Operations at UND, he also officiates games in East…

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Gator Softball finishes as state runner-up

The Gator Softball team advanced to its third state title game in program history after securing two victories at the Minnesota State High School League Softball Tournament on June 6. Falling short of the state title the two previous times, the Gators’ third try at a state title would also come up short in a…

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