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Chambers Ford Bridge for Sale. Any Takers?
Belle Plaine, Iowa- Tama County: one of many Iowa counties that has more than two dozen pre-1945 bridges left in the state. This includes the steel truss Black Bridge spanning the Iowa River and the...
4/17/14 at 4:33 PM
HBA announces Parade of Homes dates: April 24-27, May 1-4
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead is proud to announce its Spring Parade of Homes dates, featuring more than 70 homes over two four-day weekends: April 24-27 and May 1-4. Sponsored by ...
3/18/14 at 1:09 PM 2013 sets record for single-family housing permits, total construction value 2/10/14 at 2:37 PM
Proof that home builders care: HBA member serves as Project HOME coordinator 8/27/13 at 1:00 AM
You Are Needed- March, 3rd 2014
If you are interested in volunteering for one of these volunteer positions, call FirstLinks Helpline at 235-7335 (SEEK) or 2-1-1, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For additional opportunities not lis...
3/3/14 at 1:00 PM You Are Needed - February 17th, 2014 2/18/14 at 2:14 PM
You Are Needed - February 10th, 2014 2/11/14 at 1:03 PM
SAFE SCHOOLS, SAFE KIDS: Sobriety Monitoring Program
By School Resource Officer Wes Libner, Soputh HighSchool Wes.Libner@fargo.k12.nd.us Recently, I attended a meeting at Juvenile Court, where I became aware of an alternative sentencing program associat...
12/11/13 at 9:30 AM Community Award Winners 11/1/13 at 4:30 PM
Are we prepared? 3/25/13 at 8:34 AM
Forum Communications Co. rolls out rewards program for loyal newspaper subscribers
By Devlyn Brooks Forum News Service FARGO, N.D. - Forum Communications Co. knows that the value of loyal subscribers is measured in platinum. Thats right ... platinum. Thats why to reward its valu...
12/10/13 at 11:33 AM Forum Communications Co. Foundation awards 2013 scholarships 8/15/13 at 9:45 AM
Forum Communications Co. newspapers score big in annual Minnesota Newspaper Association contest 2/4/13 at 12:06 PM
November 4-8 is Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week
Fall is still here, but winter is right around the corner. Whether we really want to admit that or not is another question. In honor of Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week, we have compiled some res...
11/4/13 at 3:46 PM
A fun family Halloween activity
Are you looking for a fun family Halloween activity? Check out this year's Half Pint Haunt sponsored by the Grand Forks Historical Society. The Half Pint Haunt will be held this Sunday, October 27th f...
10/22/13 at 1:59 PM A Great Opportunity for Kids - School House Days 7/29/11 at 8:00 AM
UNICCO received healthcare supplies for Nimba County, Liberia
For fourteen years, Liberias civil war destroyed families, communities, and their ability to meet healthcare needs. Now the war is over, but the damage remains. People are left with poor living condit...
10/7/13 at 5:07 PM Giving Hearts Day: How To Get Involved! 12/7/12 at 3:00 AM
That's one big elk!
Big news literally this past weekend from Kittson County, where Brad Penas of Moorhead bagged a massive bull elk in Caribou Township near the Roseau County line. According to Susan Lieberg, who sent...
9/15/13 at 10:49 PM Sunday open house marks 20th anniversary of Rydell Refuge 8/8/12 at 7:00 AM
Remembering Leon Wilson, an old deer hunter 7/25/12 at 7:00 AM
Junkfest or bust
The blog has been neglected as we prepare for Junkfest, a six hour frenzy of treasures with around 100 vendors. It's held at the Foster County Fairgrounds because it's the only place big enough for al...
9/5/13 at 7:47 AM Friday findings... 6/28/13 at 8:40 AM
Professional courtesy or corruption?
When I lived in Southern California I became aware of the notion of professional courtesy for the friends and family of law enforcement. You just kept that officer's card next to your driver's license...
9/1/13 at 11:00 AM To those who rush in... 6/4/13 at 10:12 PM
Now you just stop right there Deputy Dawg... 1/16/13 at 10:27 PM
The long-awaited potato salad recipe
During the recent Nobles County Fair, I spent a few-hour stint at the Daily Globe booth, helping people take advantage of the fair special to renew their subscriptions, picking up a few story ideas fo...
8/21/13 at 7:28 PM Adventures in beerland 10/14/09 at 5:00 AM
Remembering Ray Ganyo
NDAD remembers the late Ray Ganyo this week. Ganyo, 52, a Grafton, N.D.,native and Grand Forks resident, died Saturday at his home. Ganyo was paralyzed from the chest down in 1981 during a Texas c...
7/30/13 at 4:24 PM Who Escaped to the Lake in 2013? See for yourself 6/27/13 at 3:45 PM
2nd power chair welcome transportation for 'Speedy' 6/14/13 at 3:20 PM
Ada Kart Races Cancelled
Due to too much rain, the kart racing special in Ada has been cancelled. Conditions are too rough and muddy for the karts to race on. The rest of Norman County Raceway's racing program is still on - j...
6/22/13 at 11:28 AM A Short Weather Delay 6/18/13 at 9:57 PM
Sign-up To Race In Ada 6/13/13 at 12:27 AM
I don't know why exactly but I've always felt comfortable in Grafton. Never more so than tonight. Even when the lights went outduring yet another downpour while I was speaking at the opening ceremonie...
6/7/13 at 10:25 PM