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October 25, 2014
Not just a thrift shop: New England What Not Shop thriving
NEW ENGLAND - The What Not Shop is located at 823 Main Street in New England. Hours are 10-4, Tuesday through Friday, with some Saturdays. Walking...
October 25, 2014 - 9:49pm
July 26, 2014
Veeder: It’s the song that matters, not size of the stage
I’m a small-town musician. There is no dictionary definition for this job. And there is no real job description. When little girls sing Taylor Swift songs into hairbrushes in their bedrooms at night, they’re likely dreaming of bigger stages than the flatbed trailer at the county...
July 26, 2014 - 9:36pm
July 14, 2014
N.D. Historical Society director retiring: Paaverud to step down in November
BISMARCK – Merl Paaverud, the State Historical Society director who has led the agency through a $51.7 million renovation and expansion of the North Dakota Heritage Center and the pending purchase of the boyhood home of famous bandleader Lawrence Welk, said he plans to retire in...
July 14, 2014 - 12:51pm
June 30, 2014
Jackie Hope: Guitar heroes never really die
This year, Winter came on the shortest night of the year, not the longest. The summer solstice brought a couple hours of Winter to Bismarck — Johnny Winter, that is. Texas blues came to the Belle. Blues: not smooth and mellow like Ella Fitzgerald, but loud and driving, like the...
June 30, 2014 - 11:00pm
June 16, 2014
From Bemidji with blood: Residents reflect on ‘Fargo’s’ scenes of the crimes
The FX series “Fargo” wraps up Tuesday with its final episode. The 10-show run has been as bloody as the winters depicted were white, as...
June 16, 2014 - 10:58am
April 21, 2014
Cool Kat: Perkins is positive and genuine, which helps as she heads into the live contests on ‘The Voice’
Minneapolis singer Kat Perkins has made quite an impression on “The Voice.” During the recent playoffs of the NBC singing competition, she...
April 21, 2014 - 12:00am
April 4, 2014
Schedule finalized for Trinity Strong Band-Aid Relief
Organizers of the “Titan Strong” Band-Aid Relief have finalized the schedule for the upcoming benefit for Trinity High School. The event is from noon to midnight Saturday at the Astoria Hotel and Event Center in Dickinson. “With an amazing music lineup featuring Mitch Malloy,...
April 4, 2014 - 11:42am
February 26, 2014
Benson: The good, bad and ugly of US citizenship
The New York Times reported last Sunday that Queen Elizabeth II is strapped for cash. This is a surprising development for an English monarch who owns Balmoral Castle in the Scottish Highlands, acres of farmland, horses, art and jewelry, and has a net worth that Forbes magazine estimates...
February 26, 2014 - 7:26pm
February 23, 2014
Oil and art: As artists tackle North Dakota’s boom, the results aren’t always pretty
FARGO – As the North Dakota landscape continues to evolve with this latest oil boom, the way people see the state is changing as well. Politicians,...
February 23, 2014 - 11:46pm
Treasury of theological knowledge: Assumption Abbey library’s collection at more than 80,000, including rare books
RICHARDTON — Assumption Abbey librarian Brother Michael Taffe reaches for a random book among the rare books stored in the Abbey’s library...
February 23, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
North Dakota woman’s ‘American Idol’ run ends
A North Dakota woman’s shot at “American Idol” glory came to an end Tuesday night during a new “Rush Week” round of eliminations for the popular singing competition’s 13th season. Andrina Brogden, 19, of West Fargo, auditioned last summer in Omaha, Neb. She was among...
February 19, 2014 - 9:40am
February 3, 2014
Veeder: Stretch of road brings back memories
We’re traveling this week, my husband and I, across the big state of Montana, then down through Idaho before heading into the cowboy town of Elko, Nev. I’m writing from inside the walls of our vehicle as the sagebrush-covered cliffs of Montana whiz by my windows revealing mile...
February 3, 2014 - 6:40pm
Jackie Hope: Murder! Mystery! Mayhem! B-I-N-G-O!
Word on the street: the bingo games at St. Augustine of Hippo are rigged! Sources — who asked to remain anonymous — tell us the bingo hall managers have unsavory pasts and their bouncer has an unsavory present, offering hot bingo cards under the table … for a price. The bingo...
February 3, 2014 - 11:56am
January 29, 2014
Woster: A mother always knows
I like to say mothers have much better instincts about problems with their children than fathers do, but maybe it’s just Nancy and me with our kids. I start thinking along those lines every year toward late January. That’s when our youngest child was born in 1978, and he had...
January 29, 2014 - 9:21pm
January 21, 2014
Older adults find it difficult to meet nutritional needs
FARGO -- Georgia Grinaker used to live on a farm and would often prepare meals for a number of people. But now that it’s just her and her husband, Grinaker says cooking is more of a challenge. “It’s harder to cook for two than it is for 10,” she said. Providing balanced...
January 21, 2014 - 10:57pm