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ND Highway Patrol leader announces retirement
Trump firings clarified
Rep. Cramer's son dies after weeks-long hospitalization
Armstrong criticizes Campbell for 'buying a vote' with delegate fees
VIDEO: Suspect in Fargo officer-involved shooting posts graphic video after being shot
ND Health Department pulls proposed cottage foods rules
Duluth Trading Co. hopes to join West Fargo neighborhood with first N.D. location opening
Moore Engineering hires two
Wage and Hour Half-Day Seminar presented by Fredrikson & Byron on April 19
Two North Dakota women named 2018 Bush Fellows
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Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
Commentary: Dem. AG candidate says Stenehjem, Dalrymple 'violated bribery statutes'
Commentary: In veto fight, Burgum is about to learn that government really isn't a business
Schools of thought: Local sports media is refreshing
Commentary: 'Only thing Grindr is good for is making sausages and hamburgers,' ND House candidate says
Fargo Neighborhood Coalition to meet Saturday to discuss Hawthorne projects
Two North Dakota women named 2018 Bush Fellows
Moorhead police ask for help finding runaway teen
Snowmen, roll out: 13-foot snow Transformer patrols Moorhead family’s yard
Police find missing elderly man with dementia after issuing phone alert
McFeely: Underappreciated Easton Stick looks an awful lot like Brock Jensen for Bison
Forum prep sports podcast recaps Class B boys basketball tournament, Minnesota basketball
Packers track and field has shoes to fill this season
Mustang track and field teams have high hopes with new faces
Sheyenne High School raises money for Special Olympics
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
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
home & garden
red river valley fair
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
New Johns Lake produces yet another trophy muskie
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
James "Jim" Dueker
Victor "Bob" Wolter
Esther K. Hummel
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