Forum staff reports
FARGO—Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza will open Thursday, Oct. 19., in the former King Leo's location at 1443 42nd St. S. To celebrate the grand opening, the restaurant will offer free build-your-own artisanal pizzas from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, to those who follow Blaze Pizza on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. This is the first North Dakota location for the fast-casual artisanal pizza concept. Blaze Pizza opened its first restaurant in Irvine, Calif., in 2012. Today, it operates over 215 restaurants in 35 states and Canada.
WAUBUN, Minn.—In September, the Mahnomen-Waubun co-op decided on a nickname and team colors. Now, the Thunderbirds have a logo. The new logo is attached, but the light blue will be teal. Designer Dayton Berreth could not do teal with the program used to create the logo. The Mahnomen-Waubun co-op begins in the winter high school season and will be in all sports for the 2018-19 school year.
Forum sports reporters Chris Murphy and Colton Pool discuss North Dakota state soccer, Fargo South's tennis state title, cross country and some volleyball history for Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton and Moorhead on this week's podcast. Episode 1: Forum prep sports podcast talks state tennis, the past week in football
FARGO — The Fargo Police Department is alerting the public to the new addresses of two sex offenders deemed a high risk to re-offend. Daniel Fike Grinder, 31, is living at 734 College St. N. in Fargo, according to police. Grinder was convicted in 2007 in Cass County District Court of three counts of gross sexual imposition. His victims were female acquaintances under the age of 15, police said. Charles Matthew Carrington Jr., 49, is living at 735 14th St. N. in Fargo, according to police.
Fargo hospitals Rachel and Timothy Goble, Brandon, Minn., son, Essentia Health, Wednesday, Oct. 11 Natasha and Brandon Vogel, Jamestown, N.D., son, Essentia Health, Saturday, Oct. 14
Hockey 6 Junior Schedule USHL Thursday, October 19 Sioux Falls at Fargo, 7:05 p.m. Friday, October 20 Green Bay at Youngstown, 9 a.m. Waterloo at Sioux City, 7:05 p.m. Lincoln at Cedar Rapids, 7:05 p.m. Dubuque at Chicago, 7:05 p.m. Central Illinois at Madison, 7:05 p.m. Des Moines at Sioux Falls, 7:05 p.m. Omaha at Tri-City, 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 Green Bay at Team USA, 7:05 p.m. Muskegon at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m.
Fargo North 3, West Fargo Sheyenne 0 FARGO—Fargo North topped West Fargo Sheyenne 25-19, 25-19, 28-26 on Tuesday night in an Eastern Dakota Conference volleyball matchup. Braylee Hanson recorded 22 digs and Madi Holm had 26 assists for the Spartans. Elise Bakke and Kaia Hudson each added nine kills and two blocks. Brooke Prochaska led the Mustangs with 35 assists. Shay Weber had 30 digs and Cady Borchardt added 12 kills. North rose to 11-6 in the EDC and 14-14 overall, while Sheyenne fell to 5-12 in the EDC and 11-16 overall.
FARGO — Author Maureen Anderson will visit the downtown public library here to give a talk on her recently published book "The Willpower Workaround." Anderson will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, about her book that outlines a simple approach to being healthier and eating healthier. Following her talk, she will sign books which will be available for purchase.
FARGO — Sen. Carolyn Nelson, D-Fargo, will mark her 80th birthday and 35 years of public service with a celebration at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Revland Gallery, 6 Broadway. Nelson was a state representative from 1987-1988 and 1993-1994. She's represented District 21 in the state Senate since 1995. Before serving in the Legislature, Nelson was on the Fargo School Board. It's suggested that attendees of this public event contribute $35 or $80 to the Friends of District 21 committee.
Forum sports reporters Chris Murphy and Colton Pool discuss big wins for Fargo South in North Dakota and Hawley in Minnesota, while previewing the final week of the regular season for all area football teams on this week's podcast. Episode 1: Forum prep sports podcast talks state tennis, the past week in football