COLUMNIST MARILYN HAGERTY: Hello from GF and … Red River, Minn.?
Published 11/16/2010, Grand Forks Herald
Someone came up with the idea of renaming East Grand Forks 50 years ago. The proposition was to call it Red River. When they put it to a vote in November 1960, some 2,477 East Side residents voted to keep the East Grand Forks name and 354 favored the change.Word count: 531