Indiana State Football Needs A Jolt Of … Many Things

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Memorial Stadium is a three-mile drive from the campus of Indiana State University. The best way to get to the stadium from the campus is by heading east on Wabash Ave., the main drag through downtown Terre Haute. One word comes to the mind of a visitor from Fargo while making…
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Penguins Repeat Bison’s Blueprint To Beat High-Powered Jackrabbits

Matt Zimmer of the Sioux Falls Argus Leader newspaper saw it in Fargo last December and he saw in Youngstown, Ohio, Saturday — a team pounding the South Dakota State football team into submission with a punishing running game, a stifling defense and a dominating time of possession battle. Zimmer asked Jackrabbits head coach John…
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Piepkorn’s Concern Over Your Tax Dollars Seems A Little Inconsistent

The positive for Fargo city commissioner Dave Piepkorn is that at least he showed up at the meeting this time. That’s better than the time he failed to show for a much-anticipated meeting about refugee resettlement costs, which supposedly concern Piepkorn to no end. He’s looking out for you, the taxpayers, and certainly not using…
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Look Out, Chancellor, You’ve Angered The N.D. Republican Country Club

Let’s be clear: Mark Hagerott has not been a good chancellor for the North Dakota University System. He was a bad hire, a man unfit for the job of leading a system of higher education, somebody without a great depth of knowledge or background regarding higher ed, a person with personality traits that are questionable…
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UPDATE: Wentz, Kicker Will Donate To Charity

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz, a former North Dakota State player, will donate money to a charity of kicker Jake Elliott’s choice. “Just to set things straight: My man Jake Elliott and I are excited to be donating and helping out a charity of his choice!” That’s what Wentz tweeted Wednesday afternoon as a response…
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