Author: Adam Ladwig

Pet Connection: Foster A Connection

4 Luv Of Dog Rescue Forced To Turn Dogs Away Due To Lack Of Foster Homes

  This week’s Pet Connection is a call for people who want to foster a connection with a dog in need. 4 Luv of Dog Rescue needs foster homes so badly, they’re having to turn dogs away right now. They’re a mainly foster-bases rescue. Due to a limit on the number of people they can safely have in their shelter…

LIVE: COVID Forces High School Basketball Team To Find A Game Via Twitter

Breckenridge Girls Looking To Get In As Many Games As Possible Before The Postseason

  COVID is leading some high school sports teams to get creative to find opponents. Breckenridge High School Girls Basketball Coach Austin Imdieke says an opponent couldn’t play last week due to contact tracing issues. So the Cowgirls put out a call on Twitter asking if there was team willing to play ball. People at Henning High School saw the…

Golden Drive Partnering With Menards For Food Drive

Donation Box & Items List Set Up At Moorhead Menards During March

  The woman behind one of the most prominent charitable forces in the Metro says need is growing during the pandemic, but there’s a way you can help this month. Golden Drive is partnering with the Moorhead Menards location for a food drive. There is a box set up at the store, along with a flyer showing the most-needed food…

Social Distancing: Snow Plow Naming Contest Winners

Y'all Love "Plowy McPlowFace"

  Last month in this segment I talked about a way you could take part in a very important bit of business in Minnesota, naming snow plows. The Minnesota DOT held an online vote to name plows across the state. Most of the names were delightfully punny and full or local references. The top eight names will be immortalized on…

LIVE: Smallest Businesses Eligible For Paycheck Protection Loans

Businesses With Under 20 Employees Have Exclusive Application Period Through March 9th

  The smallest businesses that are struggling during COVID have a chance to apply for a financial lifeline, but they better hurry. Businesses with fewer than 20 employees have an exclusive window to apply for Paycheck Protection Program loans through March 9th. This is the second round of PPP loans from the government. The loans are meant for paying employees…

Social Distancing: Food Truck Frenzy

Is It Worth It To Wait 2 Hours For Socially-Distanced Cheese Curds?

  When we’ve had our normal lives interrupted for almost a year, it turns out we’ll go to some pretty ridiculous lengths to get some piece of that normalcy back, even if it’s but a humble plate of cheese curds. I went to the winter food truck event this weekend at the Moorhead Center Mall. And by the looks of…

Social Distancing: Museums Deemed Safest Indoor Place

Study Says Museums Are Safest Indoor Activity When It Comes To Avoiding COVID

  Are you absolutely desperate for some sort of indoor activity to get out of the house this winter. Well here you go. Museums are apparently the safest indoor activity, if you’re looking to avoid the coronavirus. A study from the berlin institute of technology says when it comes to indoor activities, going to a museum is the least-risky activity…

Teen Killed In Crash With Street Sweeper

Crash Happened In Rural Polk County, MN

POLK COUNTY, Minn. – A teen is killed after crashing into a street sweeper on Highway 75 in Polk County, Minnesota. A 19-year-old woman from Ada, Minnesota was driving southbound on Highway 75 in Hubbard Township just after 9:45 Thursday night. Minnesota State Patrol says she crossed into the oncoming lane for an unknown reason. She hit a street sweeper…

1 Injured, 1 Arrested After Valley City Shooting

Shooting Happened Thursday Night

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – A shooting in Valley City ends up with one person behind bars and another in a Fargo hospital. Police responded just after 7 p.m. Thursday to the 500 block of 11th Avenue Southwest. Valley City Police Chief Phil Hatcher says they found a man with a gunshot wound in the torso. He was taken to Mercy…

Pet Connection: Meet Mozzie

Mozzie Is A Pup Growing Into His Personality

  This week we’ve got a pup who still has a lot of growing left to do. But he’s already quickly growing into his personality. Meet Mozzie from Journey Home Animal Rescue in Grand Forks. He’s a 3 1/2 month-old Mastiff/Malamute mix. He’s a growing pup who will be a big boy one day. In the meantime, he’s learning the…