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Less is more: Barefoot and ‘minimalist’ styles attract some runners

September 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS For David Uhlir of Grand Forks, when it comes to running, less is more. And he is not alone. Continue Reading

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

Shoe donation effort kicks off this week

May 7, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON After successfully collecting more than 500 shoes last year, Tom Ahlberg is once again leading the shoe collecting effort that will coincide with Thursday’s Worthington Trojan Relays. Continue Reading

Contractor donates shoes to Pine Ridge reservation

December 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Arvada, Colo.-based Milender White Construction Co. and its subcontractors donated 435 wrapped boxes of shoes to students at Pine Ridge Elementary.
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Meeting the need for shoes

August 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Kay Werremeyer and her grandsons filled 10 to 12 boxes with donated shoes last week. The shoes are destined for a mission in Peru. Continue Reading

New Air Jordans cause nationwide shopping frenzy

December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The release of Nike’s new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a frenzy at stores across the nation Friday as scuffles broke out and police were brought in to stamp out unrest that nearly turned into riots in some places. Continue Reading

Shopping frenzies across the nation as stores sell out of Air Jordans

December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The release of Nike’s new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a frenzy at stores across the nation today as scuffles broke out and police were brought in to stamp out unrest that nearly turned into riots in some places. Shoppers stood in long lines through the night to get their hands on a retro version of one of the most popular models of Air Jordans ever made. The fights were reminiscent of violence that broke out in the early 1990s on streets across America as the shoes became popular targets for thieves. Continue Reading

Mitchell has been a good fit for Brown’s Shoes

December 18, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Although Brown’s Shoe Fit Co. in Mitchell has been celebrating its company’s 100th anniversary for much of this year, the shoe store’s origins go back a bit further. Continue Reading

TRAIN AND BARE IT: ‘Barefoot’ shoe launched by Adidas latest to cater to minimalists

August 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The world’s second-largest athletic company unveiled its first “barefoot” training shoe Tuesday. It designed to mimic the experience of exercising barefoot while providing the protection, traction and durability of a shoe. The Adipure Trainer is a cross between a glove for the feet and a traditional shoe. Continue Reading

Little blessings for little souls

October 5, 2010 in The Osakis Review

Osakis helps Guatemalan orphanage get water, shoes Continue Reading