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Hitting the road
Here's a crew from what we like to call "The Original Bison Bus" (we're pretty sure we were the first actual bus to tailgate). Pictured are, from left,Greg Goodman, Eric Halverson, Tom Fagerholt...
1/2/13 at 11:49 AM A Look Back...To Get You Fired Up For The Game 12/25/12 at 8:53 AM
Redemption 12/17/12 at 2:02 AM
I Guess I Was Wrong
In late October we here at The Tales said the Vikings would miss the playoffs by one game. The game in question was the atrocious loss to the lowly Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Well, I was almost right. By ...
12/31/12 at 1:40 PM Minnesota Twins 12/11/12 at 11:27 AM
Random Thursday on a Friday 9/28/12 at 6:31 AM
Getting Knocked Around by Concussions
Just let them play the game! I often find myself yelling this at the television every Saturday and Sunday. My weekends often are ritualistic in that I enjoy a nice rough game of football; whether it i...
12/18/12 at 4:10 PM Concussion: An unknown threat. 12/11/12 at 9:20 PM
Concussions and Checking in Hockey 12/3/12 at 7:43 PM
Ron & Tim
No one who knows me would call me a sports fan, or anything remotely close to one. Ironic, we talked with two very well-known sports figures on WDAZ News @5 just this week: Ron Darling and Tim Green. ...
9/21/12 at 7:19 PM Tim Green 9/15/12 at 6:18 AM
Billie Jean 6/15/12 at 6:14 AM
A 5K you say?
Winter is inching upon us. We must enjoy these remaining warm-ish days while we can! And how better to do it than in the company of our friends, family AND the friends and family we have yet to meet! ...
9/14/12 at 3:11 PM
Behind the science: Training a Dragon student-athlete
Running, jumping, throwing, hitting and kicking are all basics of most of the sports at Dragon Athletics. Weight lifting and good nutrition help to shape the bodies of the student-athletes that must...
9/13/12 at 7:36 AM Stop the heckling, cheer positively 9/6/12 at 8:00 AM
Nemzek Fieldhouse gets new scoreboards 4/26/12 at 5:44 AM
The NFL and me
I should not write a column on football. My friend, Matt Bruggeman, invests a substantial amount of time researching his life's thesis, football and could write a column more packed with historical pe...
9/9/12 at 7:21 AM
Ask the Doctor: "Are sports safe for my kids?"
We wrapped up another soccer season a few weeks ago. As much as I love seeing my kids being active, the practices, games and tournaments keep us pretty busy. Ill be honest; Im looking forward to these...
8/22/12 at 8:22 AM The Olympic Highlights You Didn't See 8/15/12 at 8:57 AM
I was walking about the Atlanta Airport yesterday and it hit me that there should be airport Olympic games. There are some seriously gifted athletes performing at Olympic standards in airports around ...
8/13/12 at 9:27 PM Gained and lost in speculation... 4/9/12 at 1:45 PM
The merriment of it all... 12/18/11 at 9:10 AM
Erin's (attempt at) Hobbies- Reclaimed Wood Wall Hangings
Most of you are aware that I'm a regular attendee of DIY Wood Studio here in Fargo. I guess I've established myself as the scavenger of the group because my all time favorite thing to do is pick up s...
7/30/12 at 9:09 AM
Drag Racing in Jamestown
This is what it looks like to be part of a drag race. Today, I got to experience a little bit of the adrenaline rush and speed of a real drag race when Bob Baumann of Jamestown took me for a ride-a...
7/29/12 at 5:04 PM What I Learned from High School Sports 10/28/11 at 4:20 PM
Why Sports Are Important to Schools 10/26/11 at 10:00 AM
One special moment
My wife and I have two sons. Carson just turned 4 and Caden is just two months away from turning 7. Since Caden was about 18 months old, he's been able to replicate a pretty solid golf swing. Ever si...
7/27/12 at 2:30 PM Lawmaker fails to see the bigger picture 4/17/12 at 1:32 PM
The towel has been thrown 10/17/11 at 10:33 AM
MSUM College for Kids receives grant from Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation
Minnesota State University Moorheads College for Kids received a grant from the Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation for $3,100. The grant will be used for need-based scholarships to help cover the cost of ...
6/11/12 at 2:08 PM
The Skinny On Sports Drinks
Ever since Gatorade was invented in 1965, the rise of sports drinks has grown into a billion dollar industry. Gatorade is now PepsiCo's 4th largest international brand. So it's not surprising that the...
6/8/12 at 11:00 AM
Homegrown Day 3: Power trios, Booms and Big Bands
I'm going to use the word "adorable" here and I don't mean it in a condescending chin-chuck, pat on the head way. On Tuesday night something truly wonderful happened at Teatro Zuccone and it was ador...
5/2/12 at 12:37 PM