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Jr. and anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela were among the ideas submitted by the publicNicknames ran the gamut from the Dunsels Ice Dragons Jackrabbits Grinders and RhinosThese are just a few examples among more than 120 name and mascot options the district received from the public but the final decision is intended to be left up to the School BoardOct 13 according to administratorsA naming committee tasked with narrowing down the finalists came up with Discovery Elementary School with the mascot options of “Explorers” and “Trailblazers” The other option was Dakota Horizon Elementary School with mascots of “Stars” and “Pilots”Other suggestionsAccording to online suggestions the majority of residents nominated the names of historically influential people whether in Grand Forks or abroadThe most popular local suggestions were Gerald O’Connor a former longtime teacher Gordon York a former assistant superintendent and Michael Berg a former football coach and teacher Several residents also voted for Pat Owens the city’s mayor during the 1997 flood and Alexander Griggs the founder of Grand ForksAn American steamboat captain Griggs was influential in the city and state wrote one person who suggested the name He was the city’s fifth mayor served on the City Council and County Commission and founded the Second National Bank among other initiatives he wrote“Overall Alexander Griggs has played a monumental role in the development of Grand Forks as well as the rich and diverse cultures and naming a school after his legacy would give recognition to his outstanding achievements” the person wroteOther nominations included Anthony Kuznia the 11-year-old autistic boy from East Grand Forks who drowned in the river last summer late author Louis L’Amour who is from Jamestown and Mark Sanford a former superintendent here Presidents were included in the list too such as Theodore Roosevelt Benjamin Harrison and Dwight D EisenhowerOther ideas included Southwest Oak Knoll and versions of “prairie”Residents had to abide by a few simple submission rules The school name could recognize a geographic element or feature recognize the district’s mission or values and individuals who made significant contributions The person must have died unless “unique circumstances” warranted an exception and the district wouldn’t accept the name of a commercial development Rules for mascot suggestions included having a regard for history and honoring the community where it is located FinalistsA 10-person committee that included school teachers city and university officials and parents met twice to comb through the suggestions and decide on a few finalists according to Assistant Superintendent Jody ThompsonBriefings of the results were recently presented to the district’s facility committee and the School Board Members said they had “fantastic” nominations but wanted to avoid ones already in use throughout the state any that might have a negative or controversial connection and find one that reflected teaching and learningDakota Horizon was a finalist because it honors the state’s history refers to the location of the building on the south side of town and students “expanding their personal horizons and growing as learners” said Ali Parkinson principal of the new school and committee memberThe second option Discovery Elementary School was chosen in part because it looks to the future and recognizes the state’s pioneers who “paved the way for our future” according to a handoutParkinson said the committee was aware a school in Fargo had the same name But “because it was a middle school and because it wasn’t a very popular name in the state recently used we kept it on the table” she saidThompson said the committee didn’t lean toward one name over the other?Click here for full list of name optionsClick here to find out what Grand forks schools are named after There is no future for us in this country. “I commend people like Mike Adenuga,” In one case, cameras and a spray bottle with soapy water – Curiel told them another man had performed the tattoos, to a report of smoke coming from a trailer home at 5339 Circle Dr. N. according to a news releaseFirefighters found heavy smoke coming from the mobile home and fire upon entry according to the release They quickly brought the fire under control and extinguished it the release saidThe fire department said the mobile home sustained extensive heat and smoke damage An investigation about the fire’s origins continuesAltru Ambulance and the Grand Forks Police Department assisted the city Fire Department on the call the release said The Fire Department also asked that all residents to check their home smoke detectors regularly 2004.

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