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Dullum's one-hitter leads West Fargo to region softball championship
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
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Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William (Bill) Kelly
Red River Valley Fair
August 21, 2013
Grunewald named Big Iron coordinator
The Red River Valley Fair Association has hired Emily Grunewald as the Big Iron Farm Show Exhibit Coordinator. Grunewald has extensive experience...
August 21, 2013 - 8:24am
February 12, 2013
Randy Houser to perform at RRV Fair
Red River Valley Fair officials have announced that Academy of Country Music Award nominee Randy Houser will be performing on Tuesday, July 9. Houser’s single “How Country Feels” rose to #1 on the charts in 2012 and is also the title track to his third album. Houser’s other...
February 12, 2013 - 10:53am
February 5, 2013
Fair support area athletes
The Red River Valley Fair has launched a School Spirit program in the Valley. Over 3,700 pom poms were ordered and distributed to local High Schools and NDSU to be distributed to the fans. Each pom pom has a free admission disc on the handle. Pom pom recipients can bring the disc...
February 5, 2013 - 1:13pm
January 29, 2013
Hairball to return to Red River Valley Fair
For the fourth straight year, Hairball is set to perform at the Red River Valley Fair. The band will take the stage on Wednesday, July 10, and is scheduled to perform a high energy, two hour performance. “Hairball has become a staple at the Fair” General Manager Bryan Schulz...
January 29, 2013 - 11:51am
January 23, 2013
Hunter Hayes will perform at Red River Valley Fair
The Red River Valley Fair announces the Country Music Association's 2012 best new artist Hunter Hayes to perform on Friday, July 12, 2013. Hunter Hayes works at his craft virtually every waking hour. In his world, there are no days off. There are no hobbies or outside interests....
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
November 21, 2012
Willits named new operations manager at Red River Valley Fair
The Red River Valley Fair Association has hired West Fargo native Cal Willits as Operations Manager. Willits has extensive experience in maintenance...
November 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Red River Valley Fair announces attendance figures
Attendance for the 2012 Red River Valley Fair was down slightly from the prior year, accordingly to figures released Monday. The good news is the numbers compare a six day run versus nine days in 2011. Visitors to the Fair this year have been estimated at 105,000 compared to the...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Local Fair yearly attraction, take it all in
Everybody is always looking for something to do. This week there is plenty going on with the start of the annual Red River Valley Fair Tuesday night at the Fairgrounds continuing through Sunday, July 15. The event is taking on a new format this year -- a little bit more condensed...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Eli Young Band tonight's grandstand headliner
"Make It A Play Date" is the theme for the 2012 Red River Valley Fair which opened to crowds yesterday and continues through Sunday, July 15,...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Wine Garden debuts at the Fair
The Red River Valley Fair is expanding their palate in 2012 by introducing a Wine Garden to this annual event. "The Wine Garden concept has been something we have wanted to do for some time. It is a niche we have been lacking at the Fair," stated general manager, Bryan Schulz. ...
July 5, 2012 - 9:02am
Fair schedules Minnow Racing
The Red River Valley Fair is excited to bring back the Beer Garden favorite game, the Minnow Races, which will be held in the Bud Light Beer Garden for those 21 years of age and older on Tuesday, July 10, Thursday, July 12, Friday, July 13 and Saturday, July 14. Registration will...
July 5, 2012 - 9:01am
RRVF Moves to Bethany Retirement Living Parking Lot
Monday, July 9th from 4-7 pm, the Red River Valley Fair will take the Fair to the residents of Bethany Retirement Living, South University Drive, on Monday, July 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. "We wanted to bring the Fair to the residents of Bethany Retirement Living" stated general manager...
July 5, 2012 - 9:00am
On grounds entertainment a must-see
The Red River Valley Fair's on grounds entertainment is a must-see with scheduled entertainment acts to include the Big Bear Show, Swampmaster Gator Show, Steve the Pretty Good and Zerebko's Petting Zoo, available all six days of the fair and free with your paid gate admission. Big...
July 5, 2012 - 8:59am
Plush Pet Contest and Rubber Ducky Races at the Fair
The Red River Valley Fair has scheduled the Plush Pet Contest and the Rubber Ducky Races. "These special events are focused towards our little exhibitors," said Bryan Schulz, General Manager of the Red River Valley Fair. "We want kids of all ages to come out and show the fairgoers...
July 5, 2012 - 8:59am
Mega, All Day ride tickets available
The Red River Valley Fair Mega Passes and the All Day Ride Pass are available at any Stop-N-Go convenience store or at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds. The Mega Pass includes gate admission, grandstand entertainment, and all carnival rides presented by Murphy Brothers Carnival. ...
July 5, 2012 - 8:57am