House approves, Gov. signs UND nickname bill
BISMARCK -- This wasn't an easy vote. It wasn't an easy speech.
"Since I was a little girl who made day trips from Bismarck to Grand Forks to watch Fighting Sioux sports, I have identified this name and symbol with an institution that I love very much," Rep. Stacey Dahl, R-Grand Forks, said on the floor of the North Dakota House early Wednesday morning.
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