Custom apparel and promotional products firms Go Promo and Green Street Promotions have merged their operations, though they each still carry their own names. Friends and friendly competitors Casey Glandt and Casey McCullough hope the combined operations give the firms better leverage and buying power with suppliers, improve service and help them expand. "The goal is to grow!" Go Promo owner Glandt said Wednesday, Jan. 23. The firms, which merged Jan. 1, do much of their business in the triangle formed by Fargo-Moorhead, and Valley City and Grand Forks.
A Buffalo Wings & Rings restaurant will open here in March or April, the company announced in an email Wednesday, Jan. 16. The foundation and parking lot work is already complete and the restaurant's shell is going up at 695 32nd Ave. E., next to Cash Wise Foods and about a half-mile west of Scheels Arena. The West Fargo restaurant will be owned by Al Hauck and his family, who already operate the restaurant's locations in Bismarck and Minot.
The owners of Grateful Cratefulls are determined to do well by doing good. Aimee Hanson, her sister Dori Walter, and Dori's daughter, Dani Gilseth, began working together in February 2018, holding benefits to help a relative who had been diagnosed with brain cancer. In that work, they discovered a common desire to brighten other people's days. They opened their tiny shop at 25 Sheyenne St. in July, and since then they've made creating crates of condolences, congratulations and kindness their passion.
MAPLETON, N.D. - A Mapleton Elementary third-grade teacher has been named North Dakota’s 2019 Teacher of the Year. Kayla Delzer was presented the award in the school gymnasium Tuesday morning, Sept. 25. Delzer has taught in Mapleton since 2016, after teaching in West Fargo and Thief River Falls, Minn.
FARGO - Grassroots Cannabis, a firm with ties to Chicago, has submitted plans to build a medical marijuana manufacturing facility in an industrial park south of Fargo proper, according to information filed with the city’s inspections department.
FARGO — Top Trump administration officials urged representatives of North Dakota’s farmers and ranchers to hang tough in coming months, saying battles over trade with the European Union, China, Canada, Mexico and other countries can be won with patience and resolve. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said America’s trade partners are targeting agriculture when they retaliate on tariffs placed by the administration, because that’s where they feel America is weakest.
FARGO – The family of Gustave August Bartholomay was a big brood in the Sheldon, N.D., area in the first half of the 20th century. Between two wives, Gustave had 14 children who survived to adulthood, with nine of them pitching in to serve in the U.S. military – eight of them during World War II and the Korean War. John Bartholomay is one of those nine.
FARGO - Partly sunny skies and a light breeze made Saturday, July 28, a beautiful day to take in the Fargo AirSho, and thousands did just that, pouring in the main gate to stake out their spots along the flight line. A number of aerobatic acts drew oohs and ahs throughout the day, but it was the finale put on by the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels that everyone was waiting for.
A new “next generation” Cash Wise Foods store, emphasizing fresh foods and convenience, will hold its grand opening Tuesday, July 24, in Fargo’s Timber Creek development. The store at 4907 Timber Parkway S. was a beehive of activity Monday, as workers stocked shelves, iced cookies, put up signs, laid sod, and dozens of other tasks.
FARGO – A lawyer for Daniel Habiger, a 29-year-old Fargo man accused of killing another man during a fight in March, said Monday, July 16, that he still hasn’t received a report on an independent mental evaluation done on his client. Cass County District Judge Frank Racek agreed to let the defense present that report at an Aug. 7 hearing.