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VIDEO: With death of anchor Marv Bossart, 'an era has ended'
FARGO – Marv Bossart, whose broadcast career spanned more than four decades and made him a fixture on TV screens in the Red River Valley, was remembered by family and colleagues Tuesday as a consummate journalist who also knew the importance of a good laugh.
Wednesday, April, 24, 2013 - INFORUM - News

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Neighbors: Broadcasters’ deaths loss to area
The area lost two popular broadcasters this year: Marv Bossart and Larry Ristvedt.
Monday, December, 16, 2013 - INFORUM - News

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Letter: Fargo was lucky to have Bossart
I remember hearing an interview with Marv Bossart where he remarked that he had been offered better jobs in bigger markets but he chose to stay in Fargo.
Sunday, April, 28, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Letter: We were lucky to have Bossart
On Marv Bossart: I remember hearing an interview once where he remarked that he had been offered better jobs in bigger markets but chose to stay in Fargo. We were lucky to have him.
Tuesday, May, 07, 2013 - INFORUM - News

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Letter: Tributes to Marv much appreciated
To the many friends, co-workers, former students and others who have expressed kind words of comfort and support following the death of our beloved Marv Bossart, we wish to extend our sincere appreciation.
Sunday, May, 19, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Zaleski: Bossart worked in an era of change
Chelsea, Vt. - I was away from Fargo when I learned of the death of Marv Bossart, the veteran WDAY television news anchorman.
Sunday, April, 28, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Forum editorial: Reliable ‘voice of reason’
Marv Bossart embodied a rare blend of cool professionalism and personal warmth that connected with television viewers during a distinguished career as WDAY-TV anchor that spanned four decades.
Thursday, April, 25, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Letter: Bossart unique in so many ways
I am one of those hundreds of students Marv Bossart taught at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Like so many in his classes, I felt honored to learn from Bossart, this man we saw on the news each night. He not only taught journalism but entertained the class with numerous stories, many with a humorous twist.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Tracy Briggs: Bossart guided us with humor and grace
Normally, my Thursday column is dedicated to our food/lifestyle blog “The Great Indoors.” But today I felt like doing something a little different. The fact is, it’s been a tough couple of days for some of us at Forum Communications. We lost a dear friend and former colleague. Veteran WDAY-TV anchorman Marv Bossart died Tuesday after a battle with Parkinson’s disease.
Thursday, April, 25, 2013 - INFORUM - Life

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Weather Talk: Looking back at first day of work at WDAY, in 1985
Monday, May 6, 1985, was my first day at work at WDAY-TV. I was a young meteorologist with a little less than one year of broadcast experience since graduating from Iowa State in 1984. I was given three days to learn the computer graphics system we were using at the time, which was not difficult owing to the 1985 technology.
Monday, May, 06, 2013 - INFORUM - News

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From the Publisher: Remembering good times of popcorn, PJs and Marv
The year is 1975. I’m in the fourth grade at Clara Barton Elementary School in Fargo. Steve Colliton was my best friend. He was that friend whom everyone loved.
Sunday, April, 28, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Letter to the editor: Attention given to wrong anchorman
Two former North Dakota broadcasters were in the news last week, but only one’s story has gained widespread national attention. Too bad it’s the wrong one.
Sunday, April, 28, 2013 - INFORUM - Opinion

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Neighbors: Blind hunter's HBO film foiled by windstorm
Here’s feedback concerning past Neighbors’ topics. The story: Carey McWilliams, the Fargo man who has gained fame as a hunter even though he is blind, was going to be filmed by HBO as he hunted for mountain lions in Nevada in February.
Friday, April, 11, 2014 - INFORUM - News

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Marvin Bossart
Marvin D. Bossart, 79, Fargo, ND, died peacefully on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Edgewood Vista in Fargo, ND.

Marvin D. Bossart was born on February 8, 1934, in Fargo, ND to David C. and Mabel C. Bossart. He attended Fargo Central High School, graduating in 1952. He then attended the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks graduating in 1956. During college Marv met the love of his life, Betty Brown of Fargo. They married on August 11, 1956 at Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Fargo. Together they moved to Evanston, Illinois where Marv attended Northwestern University at the Medill School of Journalism. He graduated from Northwestern in 1958 with a Masters Degree in journalism. While attending Northwestern, he worked alongside radio personality Paul Harvey, writing news. Marv and Betty moved back to Fargo later in 1958 when he began his career in broadcast journalism at WDAY television and radio. In 1963, after five years working as a reporter in the field, WDAY-TV recognized his talents and passion for broadcasting, and he became the newscaster for the 6 and 10 o’clock newscasts. His broadcast career spanned more than four decades. Marv anchored the news until his retirement in 2000.
Thursday, April, 25, 2013 - INFORUM - Obits

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Living Faith: Marv taught craft, how to live well
In the fall of 1986, I arrived from Montana in the new and foreign place of Moorhead, Minn., my sights set on becoming a television news reporter.
Saturday, May, 04, 2013 - INFORUM - Life

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The Great Indoors: Recipe a great intro to hotdish contest
A couple of weeks ago, after having John Wheeler out to my house to make his famous “John Wheeler Burgers,” I was reminded of all of the wonderful recipes given to me by former co-workers at WDAY-TV.
Thursday, September, 12, 2013 - INFORUM - Life

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Saturday, April, 12, 2014 - INFORUM - Business

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Longtime TV reporter Kevin Wallevand known for community service, heartwarming stories
Fargo - It sounds like a tear-jerking story Kevin Wallevand might tell you. In the mid-’90s, premature and ill infants lay bawling in a neonatal intensive care in Fargo, the families either unwilling or simply unable to be there.
Monday, June, 17, 2013 - INFORUM - News

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