Morning – In The Studio

LIVE: Beer and Bacon on Tap in Fargo

Fargodome to be Invaded by Bacon and Beer

  Aaron Hill with Fargo Brewing Company and Krista Driscoll with Jade Presents join the morning show to promote two things a lot of people love, bacon and beer. About 20 local restaurants and 40 breweries from around the country will be on hand slinging beer and bacon. Hill highlights some of the beers Fargo Brewing will have on hand,…

LIVE: Irish Dancing Celebrating Celtic Culture

Explore Celtic Culture at Hjemkomst Center this Weekend

  Stephanie D’Ambrosio, Event Specialist with the Fargo Park District joins Adam to celebrate Gaelic culture ahead of this weekend’s Celtic Festival at the Hjemkomst Center. The 15th annual festival celebrates seven Celtic countries. There will be music and dance performances, Celtic foods, activities and crafts for kids. Then, Celine Baer and Hadley Songstad with the McDonald’s School of Irish…

LIVE: Interstate Drug Busts

State troopers are bagging more suspected dealers than ever before.

Drug traffickers have long used our interstate through North Dakota as a means to shuffle mass quantities of drugs to points here and further east. Now, though, with the expansion of legalized marijuana to 25 states and counting, drug trafficking offenses are coming less often from south of the border and more from the Western part of the United States….

LIVE: Downtown Gift Cards to Support Local Businesses

60 Businesses Joined Gift Card Program

  Kalley Norr, Development Coordinator with Fargo’s Downtown Community Partnership joins Adam to talk about a way to help support local businesses. The downtown gift card program launched just before the holidays with about 40 local businesses on board. Now, the cards are good at about 60 businesses. Norr says the cards are helping locally-owned stores bring in more customers…

LIVE: Design a Bookmark Contest at Fargo Public Library

Winning Designs Will Be Made Into Bookmarks and Distributed

  Amber Emery, Children Services Manager at the Fargo Public Library joins Adam to talk about the Design-a-Bookmark contest for kids and teens. You can pick up a sheet at a Fargo Public Library location and design your bookmark through March 31st. The winning designs in different categories will be mass-produced and distributed to local libraries. Adam tried out his…

LIVE: Wine to Water for Wellspring for the World

Charity Event Helps Fund Water Projects Around the World

  Bonnie Freeland and Sarah Nasello with Wellspring for the World join Adam to talk about an opportunity we have in the valley to help bring drinkable water to people on the other side of the world. The group is hosting the Wine to Water charity event Thursday, March 1st at the Fargo Air Museum to raise funds for water…

LIVE: Hope Inc. Sled Hockey

Find out if KVRR News is tough enough to take on these athletes.

The athletes of Hope, Inc. Paralympics club may be mobility-challenged, but when it comes to the sled hockey challenge coming up this weekend, it’s the able-bodied who often find themselves struggling to keep up. The Morning Show’s Emily Welker found that out the hard way when she and the other folks from KVRR accepted the sled hockey challenge for the…

LIVE: Game Made In Fargo Helps Couples Communicate

Game Designer Partnering With Fargo Vocational Training Program

  Game designer Skyy McNair and Fargo Vocational Training Center Operations Director Steve Pederson join Adam to talk about a unique partnership. McNair designed a game called Talk Box for Couples. The game invited couples to share their thoughts on a variety of topics to foster communication. She teamed up with the Fargo VTC to produce the game. Around 100…

LIVE: Moneytalks: February’s Wild Ride

The ups and downs of the past month and what it means for your future.

If you’ve been keeping an eye on the markets through the month of February, you might be feeling a bit of motion sickness by now. Up, then down, then up and back down again, Wall Street’s been taking us investors for a wild ride for the past few weeks. It’s just now back to where we started, so what does…

LIVE: Comic-Con

Get your nerd on this weekend.

What with nerd culture infiltrating and in some cases taking over much of mainstream media, it’s becoming easier and easier to find socially acceptable places to let your nerd flag fly. But if you want to get your nerd culture at its source, to commune with the wellspring of all things creative, artistic, sci-fi and unabashedly cosplay, you need to…