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Several urge quick implementation of medical marijuana during ND rules hearing
ND launches ad campaign to reduce stigma of addiction
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Lakeville
SD Black Hills wildfire only 7 percent contained
Madissen's Secret: Grieving Devils Lake father raising awareness after 11-year-old daughter dies by suicide
How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
What to get your favorite Philadelphia Eagles fan for Christmas
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
Dignity Health, CHI merger will combine ministries in new Catholic health system
Time stands still: Downtown Fargo clock tower paused temporarily for repairs
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: Heitkamp should apologize for tax reform tweet
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
Heitkamp's #MeToo hypocrisy cannot stand
McFeely: Heitkamp says 'so be it' if tax bill vote comes back to haunt
Commentary: Audio: Lawmaker says as many as 50 percent of women who work at Legislature have experienced sexual harassment
Fargo Theatre hosting free holiday concerts
Popular Fargo bar manager, near death, makes turnaround
Two new displays to open Thursday at Fargo Air Museum
Grand Forks police officer helps deliver two babies in one week
American Association of University Women to host poverty talk Saturday
West Fargo graduate Lennon finds success at Valley City State
Moorhead's Randklev chooses UND for hockey
There's a lot going on with Bison senior Grant Morgan, but you would never know it
West Fargo quarterback Gravdahl named North Dakota's Gatorade player of the year
Sam Houston quarterback turned topsy-turvy college start into big-time success
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Floyd "Mike" Nesemeier
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Anne I. Nelson
home & garden
April 6, 2016
Home & Garden: Time to get back outside as spring returns
Spring is my favorite season and this year I can enjoy it twice. In March, we were at my son’s home in the Santa Cruz Mountains in California....
April 6, 2016 - 2:15am
March 2, 2016
Home & Garden: Garden indoors as you wait for spring to arrive
March in North Dakota is still winter and so it is not time yet for outdoor gardening. However, the longer days and brighter light that is beginning...
March 2, 2016 - 3:11am
February 3, 2016
Home & Garden: Picking a perfect Valentine’s rose
The origin of Valentine’s Day is ancient, but very muddled. The feast of St. Valentine is celebrated on Feb. 14, but there were at least two...
February 3, 2016 - 4:00am
January 6, 2016
Home & Garden: Overwintering plants
Perhaps I am just cheap, but at the end of the growing season I have a difficult time letting go of the plants in my outdoor containers. It...
January 6, 2016 - 1:58am
November 4, 2015
Hardy plants hanging on
Frost has killed most of our annual plants and turned the perennials to fall colors. Many annuals have been hanging on as a bonus. The survivors...
November 4, 2015 - 4:24am
July 8, 2015
Soroptimist International of Fargo Garden Tour being held
The Soroptimist International of Fargo garden tour is scheduled from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. on July 15 in Fargo and West Fargo. This year's tour features eight homes. Proceeds from the tour go to girls and women in the area to better their lives, including to the YWCA and Stepping Stones. Tickets...
July 8, 2015 - 2:29am
July 1, 2015
Cheney's garden a must-see on Soroptimist's tour
Midsummer is the time to enjoy touring gardens because they are in their prime. One garden on the Soroptimist's annual tour on July 15 is...
July 1, 2015 - 1:11am
June 16, 2015
Three Rivers Garden Club to meet
Three Rivers Garden Club will meet on June 18 at North Dakota State University. Todd West will give a "Tree Tour" at NDSU. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at the Loftsgard Hall East courtyard. Park at the Visitor Lot E at the corner of Albright and 15th Avenue North. The public...
June 16, 2015 - 6:07pm
March 4, 2015
Sunrooms great for gardeners
Winters are long in North Dakota, so we seek ways to extend our gardening experience. Corene Geffre has added a sunroom to her West Fargo home...
March 4, 2015 - 1:05am
March 19, 2013
Area gardeners deal with March madness by starting seeds indoors
The only things growing outside now are the icicles hanging from my eaves. Gardeners, after a long winter are getting the itch to plant and may wish to start some seeds indoors. We see sun and think spring but patience is a virtue that we find difficult to achieve.
March 19, 2013 - 2:27pm
Mistletoe and Holly colorful Christmas decorations
Evergreen trees and Poinsettias are our favorite Christmas decorations. According to Burl Ives, it's time for Mistletoe and Holly, but we see...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Chrysanthemums provide last impression of fall colors
Chrysanthemums, or Mums for short, are the last bright splash of color before winter arrives. However, there are two kinds of mums, garden and...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Fall gardening involves preparing plants for winter
Now that we have had our first frost, it is time to appreciate the survivors and to begin preparation for winter. It is also a good time to take...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Dave Forester's gardens not so ordinary
If there was a 'Green Thumb' award I would nominate West Fargoan, Dave Foerster. At first glance, his front yard looks much like others in the...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Corner gardening twice the work of normal yards
Anyone who owns a corner lot knows what a big job it is just to keep up with the lawn not to mention tending shrubs and gardens. There is one...
August 8, 2012 - 8:42am