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'Tis the Season...
There are two seasons around here: Winter and Construction. FPS Business Manager Broc Lietz gives a projectupdate on the new school at Ed Clapp Park. By FPS Business Manager Broc Lietz There is a stan...
12/5/13 at 12:00 PM Public Meeeting Scheduled for New Elementary School 10/30/13 at 5:00 AM
Homeless Students in Fargo Public Schools 10/5/13 at 2:00 PM
Another Des Moines Historic Bridge slated for the dumpster?
Waterworks Park Bridge targeted for replacement with a larger bridge. Plan not yet finalized. As the fight has started to save the Green Bridge at 5th Avenue over the Raccoon River, the days of ano...
11/8/13 at 5:25 AM The Bridges of Des Moines Part III: The (lost) Truss Bridges 10/28/13 at 9:58 AM
Answers to the Park Complex Questions 10/1/13 at 3:50 AM
A must see...
Mike, Cheyenne, and I went to see Young Frankenstein at The Stage at Island Park this evening. It was put on by Music Theatre Fargo-Moorhead. It was a terrific show! If you have not seen this yet you...
11/1/13 at 10:40 PM Madness and merriment... 9/21/13 at 4:59 AM
You keep thinking... 9/7/13 at 9:26 PM
Popular 6-mile bicycle trail at Itasca State Park to be closed until mid-June for reconstruction
This a great trail that I've ridden a couple times -- once while riding the Headwaters 100, which was held Saturday. The six-mile paved bicycle trail that goes from Douglas Lodge to the Mississippi h...
10/3/13 at 2:06 PM Bicyclists to tour area over holiday weekend 8/29/13 at 2:20 PM
Lester Park Event, Scheduled for Sunday, Due to Rain
9/28/13 at 6:37 PM Saturday Family Fun 9/23/13 at 5:07 PM
Lester Park Rendezvous 9/19/13 at 4:05 PM
Food Truck Festival in Fargo-Moorhead
Have you heard about the food truck festivals that happen in bigger cities and gotten a bit envious? I have. So when I stumbled upon some buzz on Twitter about a food truck festival happening here in ...
9/19/13 at 8:57 AM Spending 4th of July in Fargo-Moorhead 7/3/13 at 2:37 PM
Biking in Fargo-Moorhead 4/18/12 at 9:17 AM
Don't forget that tonight is the last night of racing for the 2013 summer season! Hot laps are at 6:30pm and racing starts at 7:00pm. We should have perfect weather so come on out, tailgate and bring ...
9/4/13 at 10:50 AM News & Notes 8/13/13 at 5:33 PM
Ride Along With Joseph Thomas 8/13/13 at 5:00 PM
Dawn of a new day at Woodland Caribou Provincial Park
My friend Craig Hanson emailed me a photo this morning that was too good not to share. An avid outdoorsman who makes annual canoe trips to Woodland Caribou Provincial Park in northwest Ontario, Hans...
8/6/13 at 12:52 PM Elk radio-collar project begins today in Theodore Roosevelt National Park 9/12/12 at 6:00 AM
Itasca named one of top 8 ‘water parks’ in America 8/16/12 at 10:12 AM
Lost or dumped, this dog needs a home
It had already been an adventurous evening of four-wheeling and fishing by the time Nephew Reece and I drove down the gravel path to admire the wildflowers blooming at the Lake Bella Park Tuesday nigh...
7/3/13 at 10:26 AM
Amazing Photos: 10 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places in the World
Abandonment can puncture one's soul if seeing a home they once knew now empty and worn. But viewing abandonment from a more removed vantage point can provide an opposing affect. Chilling? Perhaps. But...
7/1/13 at 7:54 AM
We need your help!
The 16th annual Family Fun Day is Saturday, June 29th and Best Friends is looking for volunteers to help with the event. Family Fun Day is a fun-filled, family oriented day held during Roughrider Day...
6/27/13 at 2:32 PM Family Fun Day! 6/24/13 at 1:49 PM
Family Fun Day tickets now on sale! 6/17/13 at 10:21 AM
Teen-Parent Distracted Driving Event
The #1 threat to teenagers isnt drugs or crime...its traffic crashes. Douglas County Safe Communities Coalition, in partnership with Caseys Amusement Park and Dilley Zimny Insurance, would like ...
5/7/13 at 2:40 PM Teen-Parent Distracted Driving Event at Go-Cart Track - 9/20/11 9/13/11 at 6:00 AM
Bear in a boat in Duluth, 1944
This post has been updated to include new information... Over the years, many people have sent photos to the News Tribune for one reason or another. Sometimes the paper has asked for reader submissio...
5/5/13 at 9:23 PM Aerial views of Duluth 2/17/13 at 11:17 PM
120 years ago, 'handsome and cultured' Lakeside became part of Duluth 12/30/12 at 11:14 PM
Twists And Turns
Are you ready for the 2013 racing season? The Racing Life is. But with all the snow STILL on the ground here in North Dakota is seems like spring will never get here. So to get you in the mood... we m...
4/7/13 at 12:19 PM The Future Of Racing 8/26/12 at 10:53 PM
Winter Racing 1/29/12 at 6:00 PM
Legislative notebook: Red plus blue equals purple
By Don Davis Two Minnesota senators want to form a purple caucus to bring lawmakers from both parties together. Sens. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, and Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said there is little t...
3/4/13 at 7:10 PM Shutdown notebook: Boy has suggestion, get the budget done 6/30/11 at 11:58 PM
Early-season camping brings quiet 4/17/10 at 9:58 AM