Author: Adam Ladwig

Veteran Pays Tribute To Brother 67 Years After Losing Him In Korean War

Veteran Jacob DeHaan Shares His Brother's Story On The Latest Veterans Honor Flight

  Veterans Honor Flights are full of people with amazing stories of courage and sacrifice for our freedom. On this Veterans Day, we’re highlighting one of those stories. On last month’s Honor Flight I had the privilege to meet a veteran full of life and full or personality. He truly made of the most of his Honor Flight experience, but…

Live With The NDSU Gold Star Marching Band

Band Playing "Sounds of the Gridiron" Show This Sunday at the FargoDome

  Get some pep in your step and soak up the Bison spirit. You don’t even need a football team to get riled up. The NDSU Gold Star Marching Band is stepping into the spotlight this weekend. They’re playing their “Sounds of the Gridiron” show this Sunday, November 10th, at the FargoDome. The show starts at 2 p.m. It’s free…

LIVE: New Openings Just In Time For Holiday Festivities At West Acres

Holiday Season Brings Events Along With New Openings

  Months of planning and building are coming together at West Acres mall just in time for the holiday season. The highly-anticipated Crave restaurant opened last week. The Aptitude art studio is set to open soon. The mall is also moving into holiday mode soon. The mall is hosting “Frozen Fest” Saturday the 23rd in honor of the movie Frozen…

MONDAY MATCH: Micah And Europe

They Love Going To Sky Zone And Sporting Events

  Every week KVRR News highlights Bigs and Littles paired through Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. This week’s match is with Micah and his little brother Europe. * They have been matched for 4 ½ years * They enjoy going to Thunder Road, sporting events, playing billiards and going to Subway (Europe’s favorite place to…

LIVE: A Sweet Incentive To Support Great Plains Food Bank

Donate Canned Goods For Free Cookie Dough At Area Papa Murphy's Restaurants

  Get into the giving spirit this holiday season, and get something in return. Papa Murhpy’s Pizza is partnering with the Great Plains Food Bank this November. If you donate five non-perishable canned food items to any F-M Papa Murphy’s through November 20th, you get a free one pound tub of cookie dough. Great Plains says they have the greatest…

Finding Comfort In Memories Of Military Service

Honor Flight Veterans Recall Loss & Sacrifice So That We Don't Forget

  The Veterans honor flight of North Dakota and Minnesota brings back vivid memories for the veterans who visit our nation’s capital. Sometimes the worst memories of their lives. I found out on the latest honor flight that those memories gives our veterans comfort that we won’t forget what they did for our country. To serve is to sacrifice. These…

LIVE: Masquerade At The Art Ghoullery

Free Halloween Celebration Friday Night At Rourke Art Museum

  The Rourke Art Gallery is bringing back the Masquerade in the Art Ghoullery for a second year. The gallery hosts a “Ghoullery” full of Halloween-themed art each year. The Masquerade celebrating the season is this Friday, October 25th. Artist and curator Mark Elton says the museum is adding more fun with live music and spooky puzzle games from Puzzled…

“It’s unreal” veterans moved by seeing monuments during honor flight

WASHINGTON – After a super rainy day one, day two of the Veterans Honor Flight brought some much better weather for our local veterans. A police escort made sure they made it to all the monuments in time. First, the national archives where they saw the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, documents these veterans served and fought to protect. Then…

Local Veterans Brave The Rain In D.C. On Latest Honor Flight

KVRR's Adam Ladwig is with our local veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Our nation’s heroes know what it takes to overcome a little obstacle like the weather. KVRR’s Adam Ladwig is with our local veterans in a soggy Washington D.C. with the latest Veteran’s Honor Flight of North Dakota/Minnesota. The vets have been dealing with horrible weather all Sunday. Cold, heavy rain. Pouring and pouring and not letting up….

LIVE: Scout Me In: Cub Scouts Looking For New Members

Cub Scout Sign-Up Meetings Around The Region Next Week

  Does your kid want to be a Cub Scout? You can help them get started on earning those merit badges next week. The Northern Lights Council for the Boy Scouts of America is hosting a bunch of sign-up meeting around the region. That includes one in Fargo Monday evening, October 21st. District Director Megan Wiesneski says the Scouts helps…