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Ku Klux Klan once widespread in Red River Valley

March 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Three mischievous fans of the Roughriders’ hockey team flouted a taboo when they recently wore hooded Ku Klux Klan robes to taunt the opposing squad. Continue Reading

Scholars: Former ND Gov. Sorlie likely was Klan sympathizer

March 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Arthur Gustave Sorlie is remembered today as the namesake for the Sorlie Memorial Bridge spanning the Red River here. Continue Reading

Red River fans dress as Ku Klux Klan for hockey game

February 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS A photo appearing to show Grand Forks Red River High School hockey fans dressed in white hoods and robes similar to those of the Ku Klux Klan surfaced on the social media site Twitter on Friday evening. Continue Reading