Of Hurricanes, 9/11 And Beauty Pageant Winners

Former Fargo TV reporter John Trieweiler, now of WINK-TV in Fort Myers, Fla., gives an update on Hurricane Irma damage in southwest Florida. Also, remembrances of 9/11; the stupid petition to bulldoze the apartment in which Savanna Greywind lived; and author/scholar Clay Jenkinson on the long-term effects of 9/11.

UPDATE: Even By Bison’s Standards, This TOP Domination Is Near The Top

Cheney, Wash. North Dakota State’s defense has the well-earned reputation of shutting down high-powered offenses in key games the past five years. Some games stand out: South Dakota State in the FCS playoff quarterfinals in 2016, Jacksonville State in the national title game following the 2015 season, Montana in the playoffs’ S econd round in…
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Last Year’s Eastern Washington Game Was Ridiculously Long

CHENEY, Wash. — Let’s hope we don’t have a repeat of last year’s North Dakota State-Eastern Washington football game. Relax, Bison fans. I’m not referring to the outcome. The Bison beat the Eagles 50-44 in overtime in a highly entertaining game I’m talking about the length of the game. It was the longest for NDSU…
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VIDEO: Air Quality Still Poor In Cheney

CHENEY, Wash. — As of Thursday afternoon, the air quality index in the Spokane area was still listed as “very unhealthy.” Here’s a quick video with some thoughts:

Still Getting Gutted By ‘Saving Private Ryan” After All These Years

Host Mike McFeely admits he still bawls at the end of “Saving Private Ryan.” Also, North Dakota State political science professor Thomas Ambrosio on North Korea (again); Minnesota Twins broadcaster Dick Bremer; and Forum News Service reporter John Hageman.