East Grand Forks

Minnesota Lawmakers Want $40 Million For Disaster Fund Ahead of Spring Melting

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota lawmakers are pushing to replenish the empty Disaster Assistance Contingency Account ahead of anticipated spring flooding. The fund is in the red after the state responded with $11 million in relief to flooding last year in Brainerd and Duluth. Republican State Sen. Mark Johnson of East Grand Forks and State Rep. Tony Jurgens of Cottage Grove…

EGF Boys Hockey Advances in Class-A State Tournament

Tanner Mack and Landon Parker each scored two goals for the Green Wave

ST. PAUL, Minn. — East Grand Forks boys hockey jumped ahead 3-0 in its state quarterfinal game against Minnesota River and rode that to a 5-2 win. Tanner Mack and Landon Parker each scored a pair of goals for the Green Wave to advance them to the semifinal. They will face St. Cloud Cathedral Friday at 11:00 a.m. All of…

Three Third-Period Goals Power East Grand Forks to State Hockey Tournament

The Green Wave knocked off Warroad 3-1 in the Section 8A Final

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — East Grand Forks boys hockey is heading back to the state tournament. The Green Wave scored three times in the third period of the Section 8A final to oust Warroad 3-1. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boys’ Hockey, East Grand Forks, EGF, green wave, Section 8A Final, Warroad

East Grand Forks Vintage Snowmobile Show Gets You Out of the House to See the Classics

The show typically has more than 100 vintage snowmobiles, some dating back to the 1960's

The 8th Annual Anna Kozel Vintage Snowmobile Show gives you an excuse to get out of the house and enjoy some above zero temperatures. The show typically has more than 100 vintage snowmobiles, some dating back to the 1960’s. You can join in on the fun by registering your own classic ride. Awards are given in multiple categories. The money…

East Grand Forks Police Non-Emergency Phone Lines Back Up

UPDATE: East Grand Forks Police say their phones are back up and working.   EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. – The East Grand Forks Police Department said on Facebook around 2:15 Wednesday that their non-emergency phone lines are down. Anyone needing to talk to an officer is asked to call the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 218-281-0431 for non-emergencies. For any emergencies,…

EGF’s Mack Zips to High School Play of the Week

Mack sped past the defense and slipped a shot through the goalie's legs

MOORHEAD, Minn. — East Grand Fork’s Tanner Mack is the winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week. Mack zipped past the defense and slipped the puck between the legs of Moorhead’s goalie to earn the honor. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: East Grand Forks, EGF, Play of…

Play of the Week Nominees: January 11

Watch the nominees for the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week

MOORHEAD, Minn. — This week’s nominees for the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week feature defense on the hardwood and offense on the rink. In Shanley’s basketball game against Moorhead, Isaac Klava blocked a potential dunk for Maleeck Harden. Also against Moorhead, East Grand Forks boys hockey player Tanner Mack used his speed to get past the defense…

Moorhead Boys Hockey Fights Off EGF Comeback to Win 4-3

The Spuds collected goals from Horan, Westra, Kleven and Gramer

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead boys hockey team put Saturday’s 5-0 shutout loss behind them as they edged out East Grand Forks Tuesday. The Spuds took a 2-0 lead into the first intermission before the Green Wave erased the deficit by the end of the second period. A quick goal from Tommy Horan 94 seconds into the third put Moorhead…