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Ask Danny: Bathroom Ventilation

There may be no room in the house more important for fresh-air flow.

It’s the holidays. You have guests coming over. Some of them are staying, all of them are celebrating, and your bathroom is getting a workout like it’s never gotten before. What with the extra showers, many flushes, and more-or-less constant hand-washing, your bathroom really needs its proper ventilation. Make sure you’ve got it ventilated the right way with home improvement…

Getting SAD: Behind Seasonal Affective Disorder

A look at Seasonal Depression

Cloudy skies, snow, and frigid wind chills make it perfect weather for people to stay indoors, but seeing that weather from the inside can sometimes make people SAD with Seasonal Affective Disorder. SAD is a seasonal depression that occurs to people across the country, usually in the fall and winter, but sometimes can occur in the spring. Dr. Swati Dhankikar,…

Tech Tip Today: Google Santa Tracker

The countdown begins!!!

By now your kids are probably bursting with anticipation of Santa’s imminent arrival. Who can blame them? Most of us remember how long that final week lasted after school let out and before Christmas arrived. Now, there’s a way you can keep them busy and entertained until the big day gets here. Check it out with Francie Black in this…

Thinking Green: Think Like Dr. Seuss

From the Lorax to Green Eggs & Ham, he knew what he was talking about.

Thinking outside the box can help you make innovations in your life. And it’s possible there’s been no other children’s author more prone to that, in terms of creativity, than Dr. Seuss. He urged us to consider green eggs and ham, and if you’re into thinking green, think like Dr. Seuss and get creative. Danny Lipford has a special tip…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Exploding Hot Cocoa

Fun, Easy, Kid-Friendly Science Experiments

This week, Meteorologist Scott Sincoff had some fun exploding hot chocolate in this week’s science experiment. What you need for the experiment: Cup Packet of hot chocolate mix Vinegar Baking Soda Plate to put underneath the cup How to conduct the experiment: To do this experiment, you need a hot chocolate packet, vinegar, a cup with a plate underneathand some…

LIVE: Making Homes for the Holidays Event

KVRR's Jackie Kelly Learns More About the Making Homes for the Holidays Event

KVRR’s Jackie Kelly talks with Derick Vettleson, the General Manager of Slumberland Furniture in West Fargo, about the Making Homes for the Holidays event. With the help of The Salvation Army, Knights of Columbus, Walmart, and local volunteers, 74 children in the Fargo-Moorhead area now have a bed to sleep in.    

Ask Danny: Peeling Bathroom Paint

You have a lot of time to sit and look at it. Better fix it before it gets too bad.

When you have a free minute, take a look at your bathroom walls and ceiling. Are they showing evidence the paint is in shoddy shape? There’s a reason for that, and it has to do with the way we use the space. Let Danny Lipford show you the right way and the wrong way to do repairs and keep the…

Melinda’s Garden: Welcoming Pollinators

Even in the dead of winter, you can make it easier on bees and butterflies come spring.

The garden is covered in a thick blanket of snow, but that doesn’t mean preparations are over if you want a pollinator-friendly space on your property. From choosing the right plants to put in next spring, to knowing which ones to trim back and which ones to leave up throughout the winter, there are ways you can make life a…