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Launch of miniature canoes highlights River of Dreams watershed education program
June 2, 2019 - 7:48am
GRAND FORKS — They’re flying off the bridge and into the water one by one, more than 80 miniature canoes headed down the Red River, launched...
Sending holiday cheer: Etiquette expert details dos and don'ts of cards
November 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
FARGO — With Thanksgiving passed, the holiday season is fully underway. If you haven't received one already, your mailbox will no doubt...
Top American Indian stylemaker's home base: a tiny N.D. town, population 29
August 27, 2017 - 11:03am
BELCOURT, N.D. — Jessica Metcalfe paced the stage in high heels, waiting while they adjusted the lights for a fashion show in an unlikely spot:...
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
ORLANDO, Fla. — Black-and-white-striped angelfish glide past Mary Spencer as she scuba dives for the first time in her 84 years.
Coming to Minnesota saved his life ... and helped launch his food empire
July 15, 2017 - 10:30am
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — Strawberry the chicken squats precariously, unsure of her pale, domed perch. Beneath her, Andrew Zimmern — a slight...
Minnesota's folk schools teach heritage crafts
July 10, 2017 - 11:08am
MINNEAPOLIS — Theresa Crawford eyed the 8-foot timber, a far more formidable chunk of wood than the slender lengths she usually carves into...
Beer tourism a growing trend on all levels
May 10, 2017 - 9:17am
DULUTH — As we head into summer, now is a perfect time to talk about the growing popularity of beer tourism. Duluth is a destination for...
Endometriosis is ‘expected agony’ for sufferers
March 27, 2017 - 10:14am
FARGO – It’s not just a “painful period” -- that’s what endometriosis sufferers would like others to know. Those with the disease experience...
New bar, restaurant coming to West Fargo
November 4, 2015 - 9:01am
Retail business construction along the west side of Veterans Boulevard in West Fargo has been brisk recently with three side-by-side projects...
California governor orders statewide mandatory water restrictions
April 1, 2015 - 4:30pm
SACRAMENTO - California Governor Jerry Brown, acting in the face of a devastating, multiyear drought, ordered the first statewide mandatory water...
Farmer-based dating site plants seeds of love
February 14, 2014 - 10:43am
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Megan McAndrew of Bismarck wasn't having much luck in the dating scene -- either online or in person. Though McAndrew, 64,...