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VIDEO: Heitkamp, Cramer spar on issues in first debate after Democratic incumbent apologizes for newspaper ad
Many in Cass County opting to vote absentee
LIVE BLOG: Heitkamp-Cramer U.S. Senate debate
Dotzenrod, Goehring face off for ND agriculture commissioner
Moorhead police officer charged with assaulting handcuffed woman
Scheels to open 29th location in Colorado Springs
Casual wear isn't just for the gym anymore: Moorhead native opens Beauteous Activewear store in West Acres
How Oprah inspired this Fargo man to open a surveillance store
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
Klabo Joins Heritage Homes
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Commentary: Over 700 sign open letter asking Governor Burgum to restore North Dakota old “Legendary” logo
Commentary: Governor Burgum’s Super Bowl trip couldn’t have happened under his office’s new ethics policy
Commentary: Senator Heitkamp needs to be clear about how her campaign re-victimized those sexual assault victims
Commentary: The ugly, nasty, awful Heitkamp political machine
Schools of thought: Fall frustration
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Dr. Rev. Peter & Vicki Schmidt
Firefighters finish mowing lawn after Fargo man suffers heart attack
One of a Kind: Graver Barbers continues to thrive on local growth and regular clients
'No days off': Kindred man running 5K a day, for a year
Above and Beyond: 16-year-old senior helps bring change with Fargo Youth Initiative
Moorhead water tower up for tank of the year
UND QB Nate Ketteringham set for Sac State return
Wentz returns to practice for Eagles
Watch the Bison Media Zone Pre-Game Show Saturday: NDSU at Illinois State
New Kids on the Bench: Brykaliuk, Krause cut playing careers short to coach Bulldogs
UND football lands another ND prep player
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
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
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red river valley fair
Tougher pheasant hunting the new normal in North Dakota
As hunters track down pheasants, ND game officials ask them to look for Palmer amaranth too
Hawk migration underway, delighting watchers
North Dakota pheasant numbers similar to last year; Huns up slightly and sharptails decline
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
Alois "Al" Vetter
Vernon "Vern" J. Weber
Eleanor M. Punton
home & garden
July 25, 2012
The height of gardening, climbing plants thrive
I recently visited the garden of Corrine Bakken who has taken gardening to new heights and is reaping the benefits. After retiring 23 years...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 4, 2012
Home & Garden: Garden art uniqueness integrated into natural appeal
When Ginger and Howard Kalm moved to West Fargo 34 years ago, she was not happy with the backyard of their new home Ginger has always been a...
July 4, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
Home & Garden: Coleus makes comeback as popular annual plant choice
Once a Victorian staple and later disparaged, Coleus has made a big comeback. It has come out of the shade and into the sun with the development...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Home & Garden: Flowering groundcovers provide great gardening variety
Since this past winter was so mild, it will be interesting to see how it has affected our perennial plants. I lost many of the spring blooming...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Home & Garden: Straw bale gardening requires minimum maitenance
The keynote speaker at the recent Garden Day seminars in Fergus Falls was fascinating. Joel Karsten described his development of straw bale gardening, which seemed to me the ultimate in raised gardening. Joel was raised on a tree nursery and crop farm in southwestern Minnesota where...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Home & Garden: Extending the gardening season
In the past few years, I have been frustrated with my tomatoes, as the fruits do not ripen until well into fall. I have no sunny open area to plant vegetables in so must use a small area on the south side of my house. Last year I grew some tomatoes in containers on my driveway,...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Home & Garden: Spring garden seminars provide nice winter break
I had the opportunity to meet my favorite garden author at the Green Thumb Gardeners Expo recently. I have had Melinda Myers' 'Month by Month...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Home & Garden: Caring for houseplants good for the soul
The obvious value of houseplants is their use as decorations, but they also create coziness. There are scientific studies showing that living...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Home & Garden: Pick the perfect Poinsettia to complement the holiday season
There is no plant that says Christmas more than the Poinsettia. It comes in vibrant colors that are just what we need to brighten up our winter. Although...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
A farewell to the garden, now is the time for fall maintenance
November is a non-descript month. The autumn color is gone, the vegetables have been harvested and flowers are but a memory. It is time to hang up the hoe and put away the mower. You were tired of mowing anyway. Perhaps you didn't get everything done that you had in mind, but some...
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
September 28, 2011
Home & Garden: Fall Bulb Planting, still plenty of time for tulips, lilies
As we clean up the flowerbeds for the winter, it is time to think of adding bulbs to bloom next spring. It is probably too late now to plant...
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am
September 7, 2011
Home & Garden: Gardening with rocks provides unique feature to landscapes
On the Soroptomist's West Fargo area tour this summer, I was intrigued with the garden of Ron and Cindy Mootz. Cindy is a local artist who has...
September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
August 31, 2011
Home & Garden: West Fargo couple branching out as 'yard farmers'
I recently visited the home of Kit and John Miles and the term avid gardener does not fit them. I would call them excited garden crusaders....
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
Perfect time to enjoy midsummer gardens in full bloom
Midsummer is peak time for flower gardens. Take time to visit and enjoy as many as you can. I spent a Saturday on the Perham garden tour and...
July 27, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
Home & Garden: Water gardening in containers way of achieving soothing effect
Water features give a sense of coolness and a serene beauty to the landscape. Those that include fountains or waterfalls tend to draw people to the soothing sight and sound of trickling water. Although intrigued, not everyone is ready to take the plunge and dig an in-ground water...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am