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Taking Time for the Wacipi Powwow

Taking Time for the Wacipi Powwow

Noah Sell, Arts & Community Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Caitlin Collins, Dakota Student, ND, Noah Sell, Showcase, Student Life

Powerful drums and even more powerful energy filled the Hyslop on Saturday with the arrival of the 49th Annual Wacipi Powwow. Attendants and participants alike were treated with a day full of music, dances, art vendors and food.   Dr. Linda Neuerburg is the assistant director of Student Diversi...

Feast of Nations

Feast of Nations

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community

February 26, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Grand forks, Showcase, Student Life, UND

On Saturday night the Alerus Center took a trip around the world for the 57th Annual Feast of Nations.   Over 95 countries are represented at the University of North Dakota. The Feast of Nations is an event that allows different cultures from across the globe to be showcased through diffe...

Skiing in the Park

Skiing in the Park

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Grand forks, Molly Andrews, Showcase

Despite the freezing weather that happened during the week, the cold let up for a day of family fun. On Saturday, the Grand Forks Park District held the Greenway Ski Day, which has been a Grand Forks institution for more than 20 years.   The Greenway Ski Day event was held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Li...

Spilling the tea

Spilling the tea

Noah Sell, Arts & Community Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, CVIC, It's On Us, Noah Sell, Showcase

PeggyJo, the Prevention Education Specialist for CVIC at UND, helped host the “Spilling the Tea” talks that take place each month on campus at Archives Coffee House.   “If you go to an event that happens one time a year, and never talk about it again, then you forget,” PeggyJo sai...

The Premiere of “Home”

The Premiere of “Home”

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Molly Andrews, ND, North Dakota, Showcase

Imagine spending the day outside in the cold, windy weather and not having a warm place to go to rest your head at night. This image you are creating is a reality among the homeless community not only in Grand Forks, but in North Dakota. On Wednesday at the Empire Arts Center, The Human Family ha...

Welcome to the family!

Welcome to the family!

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Community Fun, Dakota Student, Family, Grand forks, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life

Do you love beer and a relaxed yet welcoming atmosphere? Well, Half Brother’s Brewery may be the perfect place for you? Half Brothers originally started with Chad and his half-brother Taylor. Chad was working at the Rhombus Guys Brewery as the head Brewer but he had worked at others before Rhombus ...

Getting to know the people behind the uniform

Declan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016


Filed under Arts&Comm, Declan Hoffman

A night of reflection on both sides made a unique opportunity for the public to better understand the seemingly faceless, voiceless law enforcement agency of Grand Forks and see them as individuals just as equally for those behind the uniform to come with an open ear and share their point of view with ...

Valley Corn Maize, a hidden gem just east of Forks!

Valley Corn Maize, a hidden gem just east of Forks!

Emily Gibbens, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Emily Gibbens, Opinion

As the temperature continues dropping, and the orange leaves scatter the ground, I thought it was about time I did something to get myself into the fall spirit. Just one mile outside of East Grand Forks, there is a place called The Valley Corn Maize. On Saturday, I grabbed a couple friends, and we braved the co...

Rhombus Guys, brewing up a storm!

Rhombus Guys, brewing up a storm!

Declan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Arts&Comm, Declan Hoffman

Founders talk about their well deserved success For two lifelong friends from a small Minnesota town, it was the desire to be held accountable only to themselves. They sought out to see an idea through to the end and to thrive off their success. By being kept sharp with fear of what lies behind failure tha...

Arbor Park Decision!

Arbor Park Decision!

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Connor Johnson, News

The Grand Forks City Council voted to further negotiations on developing Arbor Park last Monday, October 3. The council’s vote was unanimous, and continued the struggle by some residents to save the park from redevelopment. Arbor Park, located at 15 South 4th Street in downtown, was built in an empty ...

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