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RedHawks Rally in the 9th, Fall Short to Wichita

The RedHawks fall to the Wichita Wingnuts 5-4

FARGO, N.D. — The F-M RedHawks may found the formula to winning series, having won each of their last three. A win on Saturday against the Wichita Wingnuts would have extended that streak to four consecutive series victories, but the Wingnuts threw a wrinkle in that game plan. Despite a RedHawks rally in the 9th, Wichita came up with the…

Women’s Premier League: Dakota Fusion Fall to Milwaukee Torrent, 4-1

Fusion's Mallory Fenske scored the team's first home goal of the season

MOORHEAD, Minn. —  The Dakota Fusion hosted the Milwaukee Torrent in a women’s premier league soccer contest Friday evening. The Fusion fell to the Torrent 4-1. Mallory Fenske’s goal is the Fusion’s first home goal of the season. The Fusion will face the Minnesota Twinstars Sunday, June 24th at 7 p.m.  

Joe Mauer Hosts Third Annual ‘Mauer and Friends Kids Classic’

Twins Manager Paul Molitor and Minnesota Wild Winger Zach Parise were also in attendance

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Joe Mauer hosted his third annual ‘Mauer and Friends Kids Classic’ at Target Field Friday afternoon. The event included a fundraising luncheon, a game of catch on the field with Mauer, and a Q&A session. The Twins first baseman was also accompanied by other local sports figures, including Paul Molitor and Zach Parise. All proceeds from the…

NDSU’s Deng Geu Represents Uganda in FIBA World Cup Qualifying Games

Geu will play for the Ugandan national team in a set of FIBA World Cup qualifying games on June 29-July 1

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State junior basketball player Deng Geu will play for the Ugandan national team in a set of FIBA World Cup qualifying games on June 29-July 1. Uganda takes on Nigeria – the top-ranked African nation – on Friday, June 29, before playing Mali on Saturday, June 30, and Rwanda on Sunday, July 1. All three…

Former NDSU Thrower Alyssa Olin Named Summit League’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year

Olin is the first female athlete from NDSU to be awarded this honor since Whitney Carlson in 2011

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State senior javelin thrower Alyssa Olin has been named The Summit League’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday. Olin became a first-team All-American for the first time in her Bison career with a fifth-place finish in the javelin at the NCAA Outdoor Championships. She opened her 2018 season with a…

Valley Senior Center Hosts Country Western Themed Birthday Bash for People Ages 90+

The party had 65 honorees over the age of 90

FARGO, N.D. — Happy Birthday may be played at every birthday party, but this bash was far from ordinary. “It’s the birthday party through the Valley Senior Center and it’s to celebrate the birthdays of everybody who is 90-years young or older,” Bernadette McNeil, one of the entertainers at the party said. The party had 65 honorees over the age…

Moorhead Hosts First Farmers Market of the Summer

People have the chance to stock up on all kinds of fresh, locally grown and handmade items

MOORHEAD, Minn. —The Moorhead Center Mall is kicking off summer with its first Farmers Market of the season. People had the chance to stock up on all kinds of fresh, locally grown and handmade items. Vendors sold anything from their fresh vegetables to baked goods, pet products and hand-crafted pieces. Barry Olsen, a honey vendor, says the best part is…

Spuds Celebrate School Board Decision with ‘Moorhead Lacrosse Day 2018’

The Moorhead School Board approved to make boys and girls lacrosse a sanctioned school sport during Monday's meeting

MOORHEAD, Minn. — It has only been 48 hours since the Moorhead School Board approved to make boys and girls lacrosse a sanctioned school sport, and already the Spuds are celebrating. It’s Moorhead Lacrosse Day 2018! All Spuds students and their families were invited to the Jim Gotta Field to learn more about the sport and how to get involved before…

Techsperts Assist Senior Citizens with their Smart Phones and Tablets

Senior Connections and the Moorhead Public Library are working together to host "Ask a Techspert" sessions

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Nowadays everyone has their own smart phone or tablet, but not everyone knows the ins-and-outs of using them. To fix that, Senior Connections and the Moorhead Public Library are working together to host “Ask a Techspert” sessions. The one hour class allows senior citizens to bring their own electronic devices and work 1-on-1 with a techspert. They…