Transforming U.S. into 'World Junior capital'
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Officials from here and Thief River Falls, Minn., have traveled to the world junior hockey championships in Finland to promote next year's event, which they will host.
``When you get into Grand Forks, we want you to feel that you're in the World Junior capital,'' said Craig Perry, athletic director for Grand Forks public schools.
Perry and about 30 others, including Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown and Thief River Falls Mayor Dale Wennberg, are sporting parkas while ...
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