The Scheel's Sports Complex will occupy the lot just across from South Middle School and will be comprised of baseball fields for local youth and adult leagues. (Luke Franke/Grand Forks Herald)

Scheels baseball, softball fields to be ready next season, Icon arena in November


Although funding and construction are still in the works, Grand Forks will soon have two new sports complexes on the south end.

The Icon Sports Center ice arena is still under construction, set to open in November, and if fundraising for the baseball and softball fields at the Scheels Sports Complex goes as planned, two fields should be complete by next season, said Bill Palmiscno, director of the Grand Forks Park District.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn. Read more of her reporting about the city of Grand Forks at
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