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Sanford Health is new title sponsor for 2018 Fargo Marathon
Judge signs agreements for men who rammed DAPL security truck
Male camel dies at Minot zoo, joining female who died in spring
University of Jamestown to appeal $210,000 fine for violations
Worst drought conditions vacate state
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
Commentary: Poll: 42 percent of North Dakotans say they’re less likely to vote for Heitkamp if she opposes Trump tax plan
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
Column: Public servants hostile to openness aren't worthy of public service
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
UND alumnus to make 360-degree interactive photo of Fighting Hawks-Gophers hockey game
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
No. 1-ranked Packers cruise to victory to cap perfect regular season
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Outgoing UND athletic director to be paid through January 2019
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
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
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
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
Linda R. Rieniets
Home & Garden
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
January 29, 2013
Winter excellent time for spring garden planning
By Mary Jane Breitling
January 29, 2013 - 12:03pm
December 19, 2012
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
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