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TH theater owner holds holiday bicycle give-away

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

Just before Halloween, the Lake County News-Chronicle spoke to Wade Kimball, the owner of the Harbor Theater in Two Harbors. He was up to his elbows in paint, plaster and repair projects inside the structure, but he’d taken the time to decorate the…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Dickinson police to hold auction Saturday

July 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Tools, bikes and shoes are just some of the items available at the Dickinson Police Department’s biannual auction, to be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Baker Building on Broadway Street in Dickinson. Continue Reading

BMX in Grand Forks: A new home for brazen bikers

June 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The BMX moto last week wasn’t that stressful for 16-year-old Chris O’Hara, who has been racing locally and nationally for nine years.
He’s just glad there is a place where Grand Forks BMX racers can compete each week. Continue Reading

Four friends bike across America to see 30 baseball parks

June 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It started off as the kind of audacious idea that a couple of buddies having a quarter-life crisis bandy about over a beer at a ballgame. They would ride their bikes across the country, hitting every big league stadium along the way, and make it worthwhile by putting on free clinics for kids wherever they stopped. Eleven-thousand miles. Thirty ballparks. One memorable summer. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Traveling like nomads, Starkweather, N.D, brothers raise funds to house those in need

May 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Nathan, Isaiah and David Berg hauled barley this week from their family farm to Lake Region Grain Cooperative, just like they’ve done in many summers past. To them, it’s really not work, at least not this year. Last week, they completed a nine-month, 15,000-mile bicycle journey from Alaska to the southern tip of Argentina, having raised more than $12,000. Continue Reading

Starkweather, N.D., brothers reach bike trip goal

May 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Bergs end bike trip in ArgentinaNathan, Isaiah and David Berg, the Starkweather, N.D., brothers bicycling from Alaska to Argentina, reached their destination in Ushuaia, Argentina, on Friday. Continue Reading

Fargo Commissioner hopes public education will change views of bike lanes

April 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Supporters of on-street bike lanes on the city’s northside thoroughfares hope better public education will sway vocal critics who claim designated bike lanes are a safety hazard amid fast-moving traffic. Avid bicyclist and Fargo Commissioner Mike Williams said the city is stepping up its efforts to educate motorists and bicyclists on how bike lanes should be used effectively and safely. Continue Reading

Rental bikes could be coming to Grand Forks

April 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Online survey launched to gauge public interestRentable bikes could soon join buses on the list of public transportation options in Grand Forks if there is enough community interest, the city’s Greenway Specialist Kim Greendahl said Friday. Continue Reading

Biking boon: Hubbard County opts to extend Heartland Trail from Park Rapids, Minn. to Itasca State Park

July 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A bike trail from Park Rapids to Itasca State Park makes more sense than extending the Heartland Trail to Moorhead. That was the reasoning of Hubbard County commissioners Wednesday as they voiced universal support of a resolution to extend the Heartland Trail to Itasca at an estimated cost of $4 million. Continue Reading

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Bike-safety bill fails due to enforcement concerns

January 31, 2011 in INFORUM

BISMARCK The North Dakota Senate killed a bill on Monday that would have required at least 3 feet between vehicles and bicycles on the road. Continue Reading&