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'It's on everybody': A look at area child protection service following three child deaths
Two Republicans, a Democrat run for Tom Campbell's Senate seat
Grindberg to pitch return to 70-30 Fargo special assessments split
Home of ND's first abortion clinic in Fargo demolished
Four North Dakota students named US Presidential Scholars
Trend: More local women taking lead in farming operations
Del Val to receive nonprofit leadership honor
Moorhead McDonald's closed for improvements
Hayer assumes sole ownership of Warner and Co.
Tax ruling on Enbridge has Minnesota counties concerned
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Forum editorial: How to ruin a perfectly good park
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Commentary: In defense of Joel Heitkamp
Commentary: At least it wasn’t a nuke this time
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Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
'I knew I wanted to give back': Local Make-a-Wish beneficiary to host car show fundraiser in Fargo
Stroke awareness luncheon set for Wednesday
Engelstad family gifts focus on education, charities
Breaking down expectations part of officers job
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Tesfaye becomes first runner in Fargo Marathon to win three in a row
Terer earns men's full crown at Fargo Marathon, his second win in three weeks
Loeffler claims men's Fargo Half-Marathon title, Stoltenburg wins women's race
Bison runner Bostrom, Hawkins earn Fargo Marathon 10K victories
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
home & garden
red river valley fair
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
North Dakota deer season set, with slight increase in available tags
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Gale B. Bartholomay
David J. Billington
James "Jim" Kapaun
Raymond W. Eraker
Rosetta "Rosie" Naseth
December 8, 2010
Home & Garden: New plant for Christmas is exotic looking, bright colored
I have a new favorite Christmas plant. It is a Bromeliad, which is a member of the plant family Bromeliaceae. Probably the most well known...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Home & Garden: Decorating with evergreens beautifies your landscape
Now that freezing temperatures have killed everything in our outdoor containers, it is time to fill them with holiday greenery. Two sizes of...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Home & Garden: Fall gardening means time to clean up and trim foliage
October has been beautiful, but we must face the fact that the growing season is ending. All of the signs are here, crisp and cool nights, the...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
Home & Garden: A visit to Wine Country includes grape festival celebration
For the past month, I have been in California, spending most of my time in Lodi. Lodi has always been a farming community and during the 1930s...
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Home & Garden: A garden of raised beds adds to the beauty
While walking my dog through one of West Fargo's alleys, I discovered a backyard that had numerous raised garden beds. It is the home of LaVerne...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Home & Garden: Research center at Morris home to delightful garden experience
Just a two hour drive southeast will take you to Morris, Minn., for a delightful garden experience. Morris is home to the West Central Research...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
A garden in the shade perfect backyard setting
Gardening in the shade presents problems to many homeowners, especially if you want color. All of us have some shade, either natural or man...
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
An interesting West Fargo garden bountiful with color, variety
On one of my evening walks I met an interesting gardener with a unique garden. Dawn Trapp and her husband, Tim, have lived in West Fargo for 23 years and have been in their present home for 17 years. Dawn began gardening at an early age. She was inspired by her mother, who grew...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Old-fashioned biennials popular choice in the garden
Many of the popular and old-fashioned flowers we grow are neither annuals nor perennials. They are biennials, which are plants that require two...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
Home & Garden: Container gardening revisited, to satisfy planting yen
At this time of year with frequently sunny skies and warm breezes, I am overcome by the desire to plant. However, there is still a chance for frost and the ground is still cold. I satisfy this yen by planting my containers. The first order of business is to refresh the soil in...
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
Beautify your landscape with various shrubs
April is a good time to plant new shrubs. Shrubs, along with trees can increase the value of your property and make it more attractive. Their...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Create a garden sanctuary
Spring has arrived, and as we look around all we see is the work that it entails. The snow banks have melted to reveal yards littered with snow mold, dirt and blown-in debris. The lawn must be raked and mowed. Shrubs and trees need pruning and the dead foliage and stems must be...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Cacti and succulents make great dish gardens
It is popular these days to create dish gardens with a combination of succulent plants. Although this is not a new idea, the selection of small...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Maddening March frustrating month for gardeners
We have had enough of winter, yet spring is at least a month away. Many gardeners beat the winter blues by starting seeds indoors. We may purchase some flowering plants or cut flowers to brighten our outlook. Shamrocks are fun to have for St. Patrick's Day and soon there will...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
September 4, 2008
Growing great tomatoes matter of pride
Growing a juicy healthful tomato is a thing of pride and each gardener has their favorite varieties and growing method. Tomatoes are low in calories, and rich in Potassium and Vitamin A. I have room for only two tomato plants on the south side of my house, although the area becomes...
September 4, 2008 - 12:00am