Pierre Paul Lamoureux joins the Fargo Force

Pierre Paul Lamoureux
Red Deer Rebels
Pierre Paul Lamoureux
Associate Head Coach
Fargo Force, USHL

Grand Forks native Pierre Paul Lamoureux is the new Associate Head Coach of the Fargo Force. He joined us to talk a bit of USHL hockey and to update us on his new job assisting Cary Eades with the Fargo Force.

With stops in Red Deer of the WHL, the University of Manitoba and the University of North Dakota; and fresh of getting married, we’ll catch up with Pierre Paul and get the latest news on the Fargo Force.

Lean Budgets & Few Options

Dana Sande
GF City Council

It’s budget season for municipalities and the City of Grand Forks published their FY 2018 Budget this past week.  Dana Sande joined us to discuss the good and the bad of what is a challenging budget due to contracting revenues and infrastructure bills that are piling up.  The President of the Grand Forks City Council discusses the decision not to fully fund the City’s Personnel budget and the ongoing discussion with citizens about the upcoming Sales Tax vote.

Sande is candid about the limited options that the Council has if the proposed Sales Tax initiative fails, with water rates and property taxes being the logical tools to service the infrastructure debt that the City will need to service in the upcoming years.  A “Road Utility Tax” another option.