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These 6 Upcycled Projects Were Made Right at ReStore
Upcycled home projects have become one of the coolest ways to DIY. From re-purposed light fixtures that bring new style to a room to doors that function as tables, there are so many ways to upcycle ol...
3/10/14 at 9:27 AM Fourth Annual “Home is Where the Art Is” Set for February 22 2/18/14 at 11:03 AM
5 Upcycled DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts from the Heart 2/14/14 at 11:28 AM
Library hosts Iditarod program Sunday, March 9
Are you interested in dog sledding as a hobby? Do you think you know all about dog sledding and the Iditarod? The library is saluting 42 years of Americas Last Great Race, the Iditarod, this weekend w...
3/6/14 at 2:20 PM Library’s urban homesteading series starts Tuesday, March 4 3/3/14 at 10:57 AM
Fargo Library Celebrates Dr. Seuss with Cat in the Hat Themed Sessions 2/27/14 at 10:40 AM
Where are folks moving to from the Twin Cities? US Census says..........Fargo!
No surprise to some of us that have seen these trends evolving as we become a more active, attractive, diverse, and interesting community! Were not only attracting people and talent from the Twin Citi...
2/8/14 at 4:01 PM Where are the folks moving to from the Twin Cities? Census says.........Fargo! 2/8/14 at 12:25 PM
Bison Nation 1/5/14 at 12:50 PM
Chinese Lantern fire was 20 years ago
Flames erupt from the upper windows and roof of the Chinese Lantern shortly after 7 a.m. on Jan. 16, 1994 as firefighters pour water into the three-story structure from their hoses and aerial trucks...
1/16/14 at 8:45 PM Remembering the Spalding Hotel 12/13/13 at 6:35 AM
Duluth's Fidelity Building comes tumbling down, 1977 7/5/13 at 3:45 PM
Perham website ignites feud over citizens monitoring teens
Though this story doesn't have direct ties to downtown Fargo-Moorhead, it's being published on "Doing it Downtown" because of significant public interest in the Perham parents' methods -- both in Perh...
12/10/13 at 9:13 AM Fargo-Moorhead Filipinos feed masses to raise money for Typhoon Haiyan recovery 12/9/13 at 9:20 AM
Local gamers join in on eSport trend called 'League of Legends' 12/4/13 at 11:36 AM
The Bridges of Des Moines Part III: The (lost) Truss Bridges
There are more bridge types that make Des Moines one of the most populous bridges in the Midwest. As we will see in this part, truss bridges were just as popular of a bridge design as the arch bridg...
10/28/13 at 10:58 AM
Fargo-Moorhead's Foodie Friday: What's up, Wasabi!
Sushi Seriously. Who doesnt LOVE sushi? Well, I guess there are a lot of people who are freaked out by the whole uncooked fish thing but I LOVE SUSHI! And I dont care who knows it! BTW, when I refe...
10/11/13 at 11:35 AM Pedicabs are now in Fargo-Moorhead 10/9/13 at 1:53 PM
ESPN College GameDay in Fargo, ND 9/20/13 at 10:58 AM
Our Favorite North Dakota Food & Beverages
After nearly two years, we've tasted a lot of Fargo-Moorhead, though there's plenty we still haven't tried. Here is our list of favorite dishes from Fargo-Moorhead (and beyond). Savory Dishes Parma ...
6/25/13 at 9:02 AM Only Got $20 In My Pocket: Treats From Fargo's European Market 3/10/13 at 4:33 PM
Saying Farewell To The Green Market: My Ode 2/27/13 at 12:36 PM
Beds for Kids
Gavin and Rosie: The Litchfield Rotary Foundation is doing great things for our community. The latest project "Beds for Kids" is making sure children in Meeker County have beds to sleep on. In the p...
6/10/13 at 10:07 AM Festive Cheer 12/7/12 at 12:02 PM
Fabulous franks at GF's 'DogMahal DogHaus'
What's better on a swelteringhot summer day than a juicy hot dog fresh off of the grill, slathered with ketchup and mustard? Well, there may be a few things that come close, but for me, the hot dog i...
5/26/13 at 2:20 PM
Areavoices blogging, baby...
...downtown, Baby. We've seen the ads on TV. Downtown merchants and residents touting the virtues of downtown Fargo in two simple words..."downtown, baby." Hip, cool, happening. The fact that do...
12/7/12 at 8:45 AM AREAVOICES DIGEST #4 - Oct 6, 2010 10/6/10 at 3:33 PM
West Main Street and Third Street
Ageneral view of West Main Street and Third Street in the 1890s.In 1953, the building of Minn. State Highway #61 into west Red Wing changed much of this area. The large house in the lower left of this...
4/3/12 at 1:22 PM Kappel Wagon Shop 3/26/12 at 10:09 AM
MSUM students and faculty contribute to Fargo Film Festival
Since March 2000, filmmakers and movie lovers gather downtown Fargo to honor the art of cinema at the annual Fargo Film Festival. Many MSUM students, faculty and alumni have contributed their films. T...
3/7/12 at 3:46 PM
Snow or not, the Bash is back!
Exactly one year ago today, organizers of the first-ever New Year's Eve event for Fargo high school students,called "Snow Bash," were forced to call off the event in the face of a nasty winter storm t...
12/29/11 at 1:10 PM
Have you heard of staycations? They are a great way of discovering your local community and seeing it through the eyes of an outsider. Today is "Small Business Saturday" and I celebrate what can be ...
11/26/11 at 1:05 PM