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OUR OPINION: GF’s healthy Choice

November 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Judging by the center’s success, it’s already making Grand Forks not only a better but also a healthier place. Continue Reading

Group gets OK to raise funds for new Grand Forks baseball/ softball diamonds

October 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A local youth baseball and softball group’s fundraising efforts to build a new diamond complex received the Grand Forks Park Board’s OK Tuesday. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: A new era of fitness opportunity for all

September 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It’s a banner week in the history of the city, as it means Grand Forks is about to become a friendlier, more welcoming and more amenity-rich city for all. Continue Reading

For the kids: Hooked on Hunting Youth Day draws a crowd

August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Ducks and geese, dogs and deer, wild turkeys and even some shotgun and archery shooting were on the agenda Saturday during the second annual Hooked on Hunting Youth Day. Continue Reading

Advocates rally for new GF hockey rink

February 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Advocates for adding a $7 million hockey arena to Grand Forks’ landscape are in the educational stage. The start of the arm-twisting stage is uncertain. Continue Reading

Greenway Ski Day set for Saturday

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Park District’s Greenway Ski Day, a free community event, will be Saturday at Lincoln Drive Park. Continue Reading

New name for new wellness center

May 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Choice Health & Fitness expected to open in fall 2012The new name of the Grand Forks Park District’s new wellness center is Choice Health & Fitness, the park commissioners decided today. The $23 million center $25 million and change if architectural and engineering fees and equipment are figured in is just about under construction and is scheduled to be open by fall 2012. Continue Reading

GF parks OKs bar ads at softball fields

March 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Softball Board received permission from the Park District on Wednesday to find sponsors for the softball fields at Ulland Park. Continue Reading

GF parks selling fitness club

March 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks Park District commissioners are seeking bids for Center Court fitness club, which will close when the new wellness center opens in fall 2012. Continue Reading

Board to choose site for new library Monday

December 4, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Grand Forks park officials have lobbied for a new library to be located near their new wellness center. But if another location is chosen, they say, plenty of candidates remain to be Choice Wellness Center neighbors.
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