AP-ND--North Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, ND
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BISMARCK, N.D. — Organizers of North Dakota’s new governor’s mansion are considering a second fundraising campaign to cover landscaping costs after falling $113,000 short of their initial goal. State lawmakers in 2015 approved up to $5 million in spending on the new governor’s residence, designating $4 million to come from the Capitol Building Trust Fund and $1 million from private donations. SENT: 300 words.
AROUND THE STATE:
MINOT, N.D. — Seventy-five years ago on Oct. 14, 1943, Arthur Linrud of Velva and nine other members of a B-17 crew were shot down near the border of Holland and Germany. Five of the crew perished and Linrud and four other crew members were captured and taken prisoners of war. In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the crash, the town of Eygelshoven, Holland, honored the crew members in two ceremonies held there. Linrud’s daughters attended the ceremonies held Oct. 13. They represented the families of the survivors at the ceremonies. By Eloise Ogden, Minot Daily News. SENT IN ADVANCE: 1,215 words.
NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH.
MINNEAPOLIS — Big Ten West Division champion Northwestern plays at Minnesota, where the Gophers need a win in their final home game to become bowl eligible. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos. Game started at noon EST.
At the Stanley Cup Finals earlier this year, Commissioner Gary Bettman couldn’t talk enough about the feel-good story of the Vegas Golden Knights and the NHL’s role in bringing major league sports to Las Vegas. When it came to a question about concussions and the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, Bettman wasn’t nearly as chatty. By Tim Dahlberg. SENT: 790 words, photo.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Buffalo Sabres play the second half of a back-to-back set of road games, playing at Minnesota. The Wild wrap up a three-game homestand. By Brian Hall. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 6 p.m. EST.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Minnesota-Morris plays North Dakota at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit.
BKC-NORTH DAKOTA ST-INCARNATE WORD
FREEPORT, Bahamas — Morgan Taylor scored 24 points, including a 3-point basket that forced a tie in regulation and a drive in the paint with 26 seconds left in overtime as Incarnate Word battled past North Dakota State 79-78 Saturday at the Islands of the Bahamas showcase. SENT: 130 words.
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