Monthly Archives: April 2011

Dance Til Your Stockings are Hot and Ravelin’

  What with Steve Martin and these guys, I could become a bluegrass fan in no time.  The Grascals’ latest is this tribute to the Andy Griffith Show.  The music is top notch, as is the cover art.  It will … Continue reading

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Gladys Knight

Next week on WDAZ News @5, we’ll chat with Gladys Knight.

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Relay For Life

For information on registering a Relay for Life team in Grand Forks June 3 please call the Altru Cancer Center in Grand Forks at 780-5400, or you can log onto www.relayforlife.org. If you’re a cancer survivor, you’re invited to be … Continue reading

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Wedding Watching

Here’s a link to ABC coverage of the Royal Wedding.  And another. And ABC’s Royal Wedding blog. And ABC’s Royal Wedding Guestbook. And ABC’s Family Tree: Interactive Game.

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Wedding Planner

WDAZ will carry the ABC Special Edition of GMA: Royal Wedding on Friday at 3:00 am to 9:00 am. You’re all invited to my house for coffee.

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Bankers

Had a great time speaking to the Association of Lake Region Bankers last night in Devils Lake.  Another sitting ovation. A couple of us solved many of the world’s problems before the evening was over.  Thanks to Lisa and everybody … Continue reading

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Winning!

As (sort of ) promised, here are the top vote-getters in the UND Athletic Department’s first ever Sioux Tailgate Cook-off Challenge Saturday.  I’m still full. Ribs 1.       Iron Pig Smokers 2.       Budweiser 3.       Floyd’s Seven Ribs Burgers 1.       Dakota TV … Continue reading

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Biker Saturday

Had a great time at the Red River Valley Motorcyclists Motorcycle Show Saturday with my new biker friends at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks.  The people were nice and the show itself was amazing.  Great bikes, beautiful displays.  (Some of the bikes … Continue reading

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Challenging

So, yesterday I estimate I ate the equivalent of three and a half hamburgers/cheeseburgers as one of the judges of the inaugural Sioux Tailgate Cook-Off Challenge.  The Challenge invited tailgaters to offer up their best burgers and ribs for tasting by … Continue reading

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2011 Blues on the Red Line-up

Grand Forks, ND (April 15, 2011) – The Greater Grand Forks CVB is pleased to announce the 2011 Blues on the Red music series line up. ·         Saturday, June 25, 2011 o   Headliner – James Armstrong from Michigan o   Opener … Continue reading

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