The Red River Trio (My Favorite Boy Band)

The Red River Trio:  Nariaki Sugirua (manager),  Fernando Vargas, (unknown), Keith Teepen, Vinicius Sant’Ana. The Red River Trio will be performing Sunday, October 27, at the North Dakota Museum of Art in Grand Forks at 3 pm and at Mayville State University in Mayville on Monday, October 28, at 7:30 pm.

My Generation

My Generation at Burtness Theatre on the UND campus April 17 – 21 at 7:30 pm.

Going To Med School

Shared a very interesting conversation about prostate cancer with second-year medical students at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences yesterday.  I know a little something about prostate cancer.  What it’s like to have it and what it’s like not to have it. Actually, urologist Steven Shultz did most of the talking–and for good reason.  This is the…
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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 & Appliance 2.       Joe Black’s 3.       Iron Pig Smokers


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 a (huge) panel of judges made up of some of the Grand Forks’ usual suspects like Mayor Doctor…
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