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VIDEO: Churning up some fun

July 23, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

A tornado and butter whipped up good times in Miltona and Millerville over the weekend. Continue Reading

Roseau Scandinavian Festival coming June 15-16

May 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The 10th annual Scandinavian Festival in Roseau, Minn., will be June 15-16 with music, food and entertainment including a Maypole raising and a Swedish smorgasbord. Continue Reading

Fargo Film Festival under way

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Oscar-nominated “Incident in New Baghdad’ will be shown Friday, SaturdayThe downtown Fargo Theatre is the headquarters for the Fargo Film Festival with other events taking place at locations in Fargo and Moorhead. Continue Reading

Mardi Gras costumes, beads give way to ashes in New Orleans

February 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Officers on horseback cleared Bourbon Street early today, declaring an end to Carnival 2012 in New Orleans as Mardi Gras revelers began to prepare for the beginning of Lent, the period of fasting and repentance before Easter. Continue Reading

New Orleans gives way to Mardi Gras revelry, parades

February 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Revelers hit the streets today to celebrate Mardi Gras, lured to the French Quarter and stately oak-lined avenues by the chance to snag beads and baubles from seemingly endless parades in the final unfettered party before the somber season of Lent. Continue Reading

Pa. Punx ‘says’ 6 more weeks of winter that’s already shadow of its usual self

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The groundhog made his “prediction” on Gobbler’s Knob, a tiny hill in the town for which he’s named about 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. Thursday’s ceremony is largely that: Phil’s prediction is determined ahead of time by the Inner Circle, a group who dons top hats and tuxedos and decides in advance what the groundhog will predict. Continue Reading

Pa. Punx ‘says’ 6 more weeks of winter that’s already shadow of its usual self

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The groundhog made his “prediction” on Gobbler’s Knob, a tiny hill in the town for which he’s named about 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. Thursday’s ceremony is largely that: Phil’s prediction is determined ahead of time by the Inner Circle, a group who dons top hats and tuxedos and decides in advance what the groundhog will predict. Continue Reading

Pa. Punx ‘says’ 6 more weeks of winter that’s already shadow of its usual self

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The groundhog made his “prediction” on Gobbler’s Knob, a tiny hill in the town for which he’s named about 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. Thursday’s ceremony is largely that: Phil’s prediction is determined ahead of time by the Inner Circle, a group who dons top hats and tuxedos and decides in advance what the groundhog will predict. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks anniversary event taking shape

January 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The entertainment for East Grand Forks’ 125th anniversary celebration is taking shape. Continue Reading

Minneapolis’ Holidazzle kicks off 20th season

November 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The nightly parades feature illuminated floats and familiar fairytale characters on Nicollet Mall between 12th and 4th Streets. Continue Reading