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Pride of Dakota brings its biggest show yet to Alerus

November 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Saturday and Sunday 135 vendors will sell North Dakota products in Grand ForksThe Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase, a marketplace for North Dakota products from wine and candy to manufactured goods and home decor, is preparing for big things Saturday and Sunday at the Alerus Center. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: Chili is simmering around Minto as prelude to deer hunting

November 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dear Shirley, We put Halloween away this week. It’s all over except for the broken jack-o-lanterns and the bowls of candy sitting around. With the coming of colder weather, people start cooking up a storm here in the flat north land. There’s a bundle of church bazaars and luncheons coming up this weekend. Continue Reading

Pumpkins a bigger slice of pie for farmers

October 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Agri-tourism contributing more to farm incomesTodd and Carrie Nelson are full-time farmers, growing spring wheat, pinto beans and soybeans near Grand Forks Air Force Base. They also are earning an increasing part of their living from something they started in 1997 as a “very, very small scale” side job, Todd Nelson said. A pumpkin patch. Continue Reading

Corpses are cool: Zombies among this year’s hottest Halloween costumes

October 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Halloween celebrations for adults are approaching frighteningly fast as youngsters gear up for a night of trick or treating on Monday. Zombies have come alive as the hottest trend in costumes for adults, while kids have been flocking to Angry Birds suits. Continue Reading

THE LIST: Legends of Terror … ‘Bell, Book & Candle’ … ‘Rocky Horror’ … more

October 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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At Universal Orlando, the real scare is not being scary

October 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Chainsaws? Yawn. Bathtub electrocutions? Done them. Demented, blood-thirsty clowns? So 2001. For Universal Orlando, the big theme park here that counts on Halloween as a crucial profit center, the art of the scare sure isn’t as easy as it used to be. Continue Reading

‘Politics and the Graphic Image’ exhibit Tuesday, Wednesday at UND

October 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

“Politics and the Graphic Image” is the theme of the UND Arts & Culture Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday that will focus on an exhibit of cartoon art from a magazine called World War 3 Illustrated and a speech by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Clay Bennett. Continue Reading

THE LIST: Trio Dolce … China painting … Miss Grand Forks … more

October 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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THE LIST: Artist reception … Thriller dance … Trunk or Treat … more

October 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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October 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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