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December 14, 2018
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
FARGO -- “I wouldn’t mind a cake with one candle to celebrate my first birthday,” my husband requested one evening recently. Until then,...
December 14, 2018 - 9:35am
December 13, 2018
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Have you ever bitten off more than you could chew? I’m not talking about the Christmas ham — I’m talking about a project you thought you...
December 13, 2018 - 10:02am
December 7, 2018
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
I’ll talk about agriculture with anyone. And I’m proud and pleased to have talked with Ray Goldberg, a North Dakota native, Harvard professor...
December 7, 2018 - 9:29pm
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
FARGO -- We need to unmask an impostor. Before we do, I’d like to explain why I save things. In trying the minimalism trend, I reduced the...
December 7, 2018 - 10:38am
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Q: Our willow tree has a 4-foot-long crack in the trunk. Is there anything we can do to prevent this from further damaging the tree? I’ve heard...
December 7, 2018 - 10:30am
December 6, 2018
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
For the record, you should never do anything in front of children that you might find embarrassing when talked about in front of adults. When...
December 6, 2018 - 9:40am
December 4, 2018
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
I like to give food as gifts. Homemade gifts are automatically special, just by virtue of the fact that someone personally took the time to make...
December 4, 2018 - 8:08pm
December 3, 2018
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
When my husband, Brandon, was little, his parents recall, he had a couple favorite indoor games. He’d shoot baskets on a miniature hoop, from...
December 3, 2018 - 7:00am
November 25, 2018
COMMENTARY: Victim is never at fault or to blame
Growing up in Bemidji, I remember as a young teenager walking down by Paul and Babe enjoying the beautiful weather with my friends. You know those perfect sunny days with a cool breeze coming across Lake Bemidji. On more than one occasion we would get honked at by men driving by....
November 25, 2018 - 8:24am
November 20, 2018
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
I have a new workout routine. I’ll be completely honest — I haven’t exercised as regularly as I should for, oh, a decade. Or more. Who’s...
November 20, 2018 - 6:00am
November 5, 2018
Schlecht: Vote for a person, not a party, this Election Day and always
I’ve always disliked the color purple — to the point of inexplicably telling my mom when I was a kid that certain shades of the color “give me a headache.” But now, I’m proudly purple if anyone asks.
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
November 4, 2018
McFeely: New book about Thielen isn't fairy tale, but it could be
FARGO — At the time, it seemed things couldn't get any better in the NFL for Adam Thielen. In a November 2014 game against Carolina at TCF...
November 4, 2018 - 8:25pm
Report shows economic impact of ice fishing on Lake Winnipeg
Lake Winnipeg in the past 15 years has become the go-to destination for big walleyes in the winter, and the results of a newly released market study paint a powerful picture of the impact recreational fishing has on the region’s economy.
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
November 2, 2018
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness lights up the space around us
Have you ever seen kindness ripple through a room? It happened just the other day in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Edith Sanford Breast Center put on...
November 2, 2018 - 9:59am
October 31, 2018
MASTER GARDENERS: No need to bring in the troops to fight fruit flies, fungus gnats
Fruit flies and fungus gnats often invade our homes in the fall when we bring in houseplants and produce, but that is not their only source....
October 31, 2018 - 7:05am