Author: Adam Ladwig

Teens Make Lasting Memories With Pilgrimage To Buttzville

Road Trip To Buttzville, North Dakota Helps Teens Make Memories Before College

  BUTTZVILLE, N.D. (KVRR) – A group of five fresh high school grads wanted to make some memories and go on one last journey together as a group before they all went off to college. And I was honored to be able to help them figure it out. A couple weeks ago a guy named Corey emailed me. He and…

LIVE: 1 Incumbent, 4 Challengers Win Fargo School Board Seats

A crowded field that changed the look of the new board.

The Fargo School Board is welcoming four new members. The only incumbent to win re-election is Robin Nelson. She came in fifth in the voting. Nelson will be joined by Melissa Burkland, Katie Christensen, Greg Clark and Nayamal Dei. Board positions currently held by Rebecca Knutson, David Paulson and Brian Nelson all fell short in bids for another term. Incumbent…

Kolpack, Piepkorn Win Fargo City Commission Election

15 Candidates Ran For 2 Fargo City Commission Seats

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – Fargo City Commissioner Dave Piepkorn keeps a spot on the commission, but he’s not the leading vote getter. He got the second of two seats. Denise Kolpack beat him by nearly six hundred votes to lead the crowded field. There were 15 people running for two city commission spots, the most ever in Fargo. Incumbent…

Mahoney reelected mayor with more than double the votes of runner-up

FARGO (KVRR) – Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney wins another term leading the city. Mahoney dominated the largest field in Fargo Mayoral history with seven candidates. He scored over 40 percent of the vote, more than double the runner up, City Commissioner Arlette Preston. Mahoney had to go to court to even run again. He served most of former mayor Dennis…

LIVE: Local Makers Selling Rarities, Unique Items At Artist’s Flea Market

Artist's Flea Market Coming To Wild Terra Cider June 12th

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – You have a unique opportunity to pick up some rare local art and good this weekend, or maybe get the tools you need to become the Metro’s next maker. Wild Terra Cider is hosting the first Artist’s Flea Market in Fargo this Sunday, June 12th, from 3-8 p.m. 40 different local makers will be selling…

LIVE: Falling Off The Bone At This Year’s RibFest

KVRR's Brandon Blakney gets his hands on some of this year's ribs at Happy Harry's Ribfest

  KVRR’s Brandon Blakney calls himself our BBQ taste guru. So we sent the North Carolina native to the FargoDome to check out this year’s Happy Harry’s RibFest. Find out how he says the ribs this weekend stack up with the best. Categories: Morning – In The Community Tags: fargodome, Happy Harry’s Ribfest

Pet Connection: Meet Roxii

Roxii is recovering from ACL surgeries before she can be adopted

  We have an energetic, curious girl joining us for Pet Connection this week. But before you can scoop her up, she’s got to spend some time recovering from a recent surgery. Our friends at the Humane Society of the Lakes in Detroit Lakes explain as they introduce us to Roxii. The Humane Society shared more information about Roxii on…

LIVE: #EatUnited Food Truck Feed To Help United Way

Help Tackle Problems Like Hunger In Our Region By Taking Care Of Your Own Hunger

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – Help support a lot of great programs that help kids, help people find homes, and help fight hunger. You can do it all by fighting your own hunger. The Eat United food truck feed is this Wednesday in the parking lot of Blue Cross/Blue Shield on the corner of 13th Avenue South and 45th Street in…

Pet Connection: Meet Cuddles

Cuddles is a sweet girl looking for a home to come out of her shell in

  Have you cuddled any feathers lately? Maybe you should try it. A very sweet girl is joining us for this week’s Pet Connection. Meet Cuddles from Kritter Krazy. From Kritter Krazy’s website: “Cuddles is a 29 year old Sulfur Crested Cockatoo. Cuddles is a female, who needs a female owner or at least primary caretaker. She will run and…

Woman shot at Fargo restaurant dies

Lucia Garcia And Her Baby Were Shot By The Baby's Father On May 18th

Courtesy: GoFundMeFargo, N.D. (KVRR) –The woman shot at a Fargo restaurant last month has died. The family of Lucia Garcia posted on their GoFundMe page that she has died. They write, in part, “Our baby girl hurts no more and fears no more. She is free of all that ever caused her pain and she has joined our Lord, Jesus…