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LIVE: Roller Derby Double Header in Fargo

A Roller Derby Double Header Will Take Place This Saturday at the Fargo Civic Center

KVRRs Jackie Kelly talked with Samantha Adducci, the President of the FM Derby Girls, about their double header this Saturday at the Fargo Civic Center. At the derby, the F-M Derby Girls will compete against the SCAR Dolls and the Dakota Men’s Roller Derby will take on the Twin City Terrordactyls. The event starts at 5:30 pm. More information about the event can…

LIVE: International Women’s Day

The African Soul, American Heart Nonprofit Charity is Holding an Event Tonight in Honor of International Women's Day

KVRR’s Jackie Kelly talked with Deb Dawson, the president of African Soul, American Heart, about the charity. The ASAH protects, educates, and empowers female orphans from the Republic of South Sudan. Tonight, the ASAH will be holding a social in honor of International Women’s Day at the Revland Gallery in Fargo. More information about the event can be found here.

Shelter Me Update: Keenan Finds A Foster Home

Local Animal Shelter Nursing Him Back To Health

A wonderful update on a story we brought you last month. Remember Keenan? The pooch that we profiled as volunteers nursed him back to health is living it up now in a foster home. Look how happy he is running around with his friend. Keenan had lost most of the hair on his legs, had frostbite, along with mange, but…

LIVE: Warming House Removed From Downtown Fargo’s Outdoor Rink

Fargo Park District Removes the Downtown Fargo Ice Rink's Warming House For the Season

KVRR’s Jackie Kelly reports live from the Downtown rink’s warming house removal in Downtown Fargo. The warming house was removed due to the closure of all of Fargo Park District’s outdoor skating rinks for the season. The house was transported to the Fargo Park District’s south maintenance shop and will remain there until the rink opens up next season.

Shelter Me: A Dog’s Journey To A New Home

What Does It Take To Heal A Dog Physically And Mentally Before They're Ready To Be Adopted?

For some dogs, it could be the end of the road Classical music greets the dogs at 4 Luv of Dog rescue in Moorhead, a calming influence during what can be a stressful time for these dogs. The 100% volunteer-run shelter takes in around 450 dogs a year from area pounds and owners who surrender pets — dogs whose lives…

Blood, Sweat And Beers: Alexandria Welcomes 1st Brewery In 70 Years

Copper Trail Brewing Opened In December

Blood, sweat and beers. That’s what two young entrepreneurs went through to re-tap into the beer industry in their hometown, the first brewery to open in the city of Alexandria in generations. Local boys Adam Graf and Dave Gibbons unleashed the taps at Copper Trail Brewing just before Christmas. They first discovered a brewing passion while studying at NDSU. “Kind…

LIVE: Jazzercise

We Learn How Jazzercise Fargo is Empowering Women

Nicole Hedlund Sommers, the owner of Jazzercise Fargo, tells KVRR’s Jackie Kelly about their GirlForce initiative. This initiative is meant to empower girls ages 16-21 by offering them free Jazzercise classes during 2017. This offers girls a place to learn healthy habits, get fit, and become part of a community. More information about Jazzercise Fargo can be found here.