Maria Santora

B State Softball Roundup: 13-Run Inning Carries Thompson to Semifinals

The Tommies topped the Cougars 13-3

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Thompson battled Heart River in the Class B state softball tournament Thursday afternoon. The Tommies trailed 3-0 through the top of fifth. A 13-spot in the bottom half of the inning solidified Thompson’s 13-3 comeback win over the Cougars. Thompson will face Des-Lacs Burlington/Lewis & Clark Friday at 4 p.m. The Central Cass Squirrels faced Watford City in…

Pray For Gray Raises Awareness for Brain Tumors at Newman Outdoor Field

Now in its tenth year, the nonprofit is hoping to continue building relationships with others in the F-M area

FARGO, N.D. —  Fans not only got to watch the RedHawks play at Newman Outdoor Field, they also got to help spread awareness for a great cause. Pray for Gray, an organization that educates and raises awareness about brain tumors, was at the ballpark. Now in its tenth year, the nonprofit is hoping to continue building relationships with others in…

Local Veterinarians Discuss the Dangers of Leaving Dogs in Cars During Hot Days

Temperatures have been on the rise in the 80's and 90's and so have the number of calls to police reporting animals locked inside cars

FARGO, N.D. — Temperatures have been on the rise in the 80’s and 90’s and so have the number of calls to police reporting animals locked inside cars. “This time of year we seem to get more calls for service for animals left in vehicles especially on hot days, and it’s a concern for both our department and the citizens…

Fans Interact with University of Minnesota Coaches During Gopher Road Trip

Gopher Athletics stopped in Perham to meet fans on the gopher road trip

PERHAM, Minn.— 182 miles stands in between Perham and the University of Minnesota, but for some die-hard gopher fans not even that could keep them away from game day. “To be able to come up to a town like this, three and half hours away, I’ve met some people that are like ‘we go to every game’ and they drive…

EDC Baseball Roundup: West Fargo, Fargo Davies Advance to Title Game

West Fargo topped Grand Forks Red River 7-1; Davies beat Fargo North 4-1

VALLEY CITY, N.D. — West Fargo baseball took on Grand Forks Red River in the semifinals of the EDC Tournament. The Packers topped the RoughRiders 7-1 to advance to the title game. In game two of the semis, Fargo Davies beat Fargo North 4-1. The Eagles and Packers will square off in the championship game on Saturday.    

University of Minnesota Coaches Meet Fans in Perham for Gopher Road Trip

Fans had the chance to win gopher-themed raffle prizes, goof around with Goldy, and rub elbows with some the university's head coaches

PERHAM, Minn. — Minnesota athletics hit the road again Thursday for the second leg of the 2018 gopher road trip. U-of-M coaches journeyed to several towns throughout the state of Minnesota to promote their programs. Today’s stop took them to Perham. Fans had the chance to win gopher-themed raffle prizes, goof around with Goldy, and rub elbows with some the university’s…

Stockert’s Complete-Game Shutout Lifts NDSU Baseball to Victory in the Summit League Tournament Opener

NDSU baseball earns a 2-0 victory over the Western Illinois University Leathernecks

TULSA, Okla. (NDSU Athletics) — Blake Stockert’s one-hit, complete-game shutout and stellar defense helped the North Dakota State University baseball team earn a 2-0 victory over the Western Illinois University Leathernecks Wednesday, May 23, in the opening game of The Summit League tournament at J.L. Johnson Stadium. North Dakota State (26-22) advanced in the winner’s bracket of the double-elimination tournament with the…

Viking’s Head Coach Zimmer Reacts to New NFL Kneeling Policy

The NFL will fine teams when players and personnel kneel during the Star Spangled Banner

EAGAN, Minn. — NFL owners voted Wednesday to fine players and personnel who kneel for the National Anthem beginning this season. If players do not wish to stand for the Star Spangled Banner, they will now be allowed to remain in the locker room until after the Anthem is over. The controversy began when former San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick…