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Heated Twitter comments follow ND legislative forum
'It didn't look right,' says teen who helped save toddler at Fargo hotel pool
First bill in years will benefit North Country Trail that runs from NY to ND
Minnesota Legislature: Tax cuts almost a cinch, but who gets them?
Man kills his mother, then himself after shooting at officers during high-speed chase in Minnesota
FM News reopens in south Fargo with new owners
Fargo's Grazies Italian restaurant to reopen with new owner
Passenger boardings continue to fall at most ND airports
New store coming to former Moorhead Kmart building
West Fargo Applebee's goes out of business
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Lloyd & Joan (Short) Anderson
Wes And Harryette Bartron
Nursery News (2-15-17)
Nursery News (2-8-17)
Nursery News (1-18-17)
Nursery News (1-11-17)
Senior luncheon, baked potato feed coming up
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Wild's farm club turns it around
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Red River Singles sets schedule
Lighting up the night
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Personal journeys now shared on website
Flight lines: Staying connected with birds and those who watch them
Flight Lines: Difficult conditions don't stop local bird count; local birders take part in hemisphere-wide census
Cook: Some days just require a fire
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Marcella Mae Heiden
Beverly Fern Lien
Frank L. Nickel
December 25, 2016
Pope Christmas message offers hope in world hit by terrorism, war
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday, Dec. 25, offered a Christmas hope for peace in a world lacerated by war and terrorism, urging people...
December 25, 2016 - 9:22am
Veeder: Christmas reminds us of the magic of time
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — I was too old to believe in Santa Claus when reality finally started tugging at my sleeves. I tried to shoo the truth...
December 25, 2016 - 9:15am
December 24, 2016
During Christmas, rural churches fill up with spirit, people
HOLMES, N.D. — Away in a manger was born Jesus Christ, surrounded by Mary, Joseph and animals. The scene is one that is remembered on Christmas...
December 24, 2016 - 3:52pm
Festive face: How to up your makeup for holiday celebrations
FARGO — The holiday season often brings a desire to spruce up one's everyday look. Family photos, religious services and holiday work parties...
December 24, 2016 - 11:43am
December 23, 2016
Santa hits the slopes in Bemidji area
BEMIDJI, Minn.—It might be the busiest time of year for St. Nick, but that didn't stop him from taking some time to hit the slopes Friday,...
December 23, 2016 - 5:30pm
You can't recycle your wrapping paper, but here's what you can do with it
FARGO — If you thought your Christmas wrapping paper was recyclable, you were wrong. Jenn Pickett, recycling coordinator for the city of...
December 23, 2016 - 10:47am
December 22, 2016
Santa prepares for Christmas journey, renews pilot's license
OTTAWA - Santa Claus successfully renewed his commercial pilot's license, passing a written exam as well as a health check - despite high sugar...
December 22, 2016 - 10:36am
December 15, 2016
Texas attorney general sues over banned Charlie Brown Christmas poster
AUSTIN, Texas—Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued a school district on Thursday, Dec. 15, over its refusal to allow a school...
December 15, 2016 - 2:57pm
December 13, 2016
Lighting up the night
The holidays are collectively known as the Season of Lights, and few celebrate that locally with the glowing intensity of Brett Miller. For years...
December 13, 2016 - 12:25pm
December 12, 2016
Christmas horse-drawn wagon driver who crashed still in critical condition; report says he also had heart attack
WILLMAR, Minn. – A horse-drawn wagon driver was still in critical condition Monday evening, two days after his wagon carrying 15 passengers...
December 12, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 10, 2016
Around the world, children draw Christmas wish list for Santa
LONDON—From a plastic dinosaur to a pet rabbit, children around the world have put pen to paper to draw what they would like to receive...
December 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 8, 2016
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
FARGO — I totally love awkwardly cheesy, painfully corny, Hallmark-style Christmas movies. There, I said it. To me, nothing says "Christmas"...
December 8, 2016 - 2:07pm
December 4, 2016
A holiday gift guide for those who love the outdoors
DULUTH — With this crazy warm weather lately, Santa isn't sure his reindeer will be up to the task. So, he has his faithful Labradeer retrievers...
December 4, 2016 - 1:48pm
Holiday home styling: Evergreen ways to spruce up home for the holidays
FARGO — If it wasn't for holiday decorating, some homeowners might keep the same decor up year-round, leaving their homes stale and dull,...
December 4, 2016 - 8:46am
November 27, 2016
Having a jolly good time at the 'Harvard of all Santa schools'
MIDLAND, Mich.—Randy Schneider has considered himself a professional Santa since 1999 when he found himself at a JCPenney store buying...
November 27, 2016 - 9:00am