Adam Ladwig

LIVE: Be A Mentor In Schools

Big Brothers/Big Sisters Looking For School-Based Mentors

  Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program Director Susan Smith joins Adam to talk about the need for school-based mentors in Fargo/Moorhead ahead of the school year starting. The organization is looking for 30-40 more volunteers. Bigs spend an hour a week at a local school with their little doing a variety of activities. Some matches last for years and even transition…

LIVE: One Walk To End Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF Walk September 16th At Scheels Arena

  JDRF Ambassadors Cade Busek and Sena Sannes join Adam to talk about the fight against type 1 diabetes. Both Busek and Sannes have type 1 diabetes and rely on insulin to process the sugar in their bodies. The disease can be fatal if it’s not treated. They talk about the issues dealing with diabetes, like how Busek handles playing…

PET CONNECTION: Meet Oscar

Oscar The Umbrella Cockatoo Joins Us

  Oscar the Umbrella Cockatoo joins us from the Center for Avian Adoption, Rescue and Education in West Fargo. He’s a 14-year-old bird who is very talkative and loves to sing. He’s a smart cookie who can untie knots and take apart mechanical items. He loves his baths and getting his feathers blow dried. He can be a bit on…

LIVE: Alumni Issue With Bison Illustrated

Spotlight Media Will Mail Out 55,000 Copies Of Its Alumni Issue

  Bison Illustrated editor Nolan Schmidt joins us to talk about the upcoming alumni issue of the magazine. They’re publishing it a little late this month because they mail the issue out to 55,000 NDSU alumni. You’ll be able to catch up with many former Bison athletes and see what they’re up to now. You can find out more about…

LIVE: Addie’s Cupcake Stand Helps Kids With Illness Live Their Dreams

Annual Cupcake Stand Fundraiser Set For Tuesday

  You can help give children facing illness an unforgettable experience by helping one girl who got that experience to pay it forward. Addie’s Royal Cupcake stand is Tuesday, August 14th. Addie Loerzel and her family started selling cupcakes with the help of costumed princesses in 2013 to raise money for the Sunshine Foundation. The group took Addie’s family on…

LIVE: Filipino Culture Celebrated In The Valley

2018 Pista Sa Nayon Gala and Picnic Set For This Weekend

  Dr. Ador Dizon, president of the FilAmMinDak Association joins Adam to share a piece of Filipino culture. The FilAmMinDak Association has been around since the late 1960’s, and Dr. Dizon says about 150 Filipino families live in the valley. The group is hosting its annual Pista Sa Nayon Gala on August 11th and 12th. A formal gala will be…

LIVE: Alpacas At KVRR!

Alpacas Join Us Ahead Of 2018 Fiber Arts Festival

  Chris Armbrust with the Fiber Arts Festival brings her Alpacas Oodles and Noodles out to chat with Adam ahead of the 2018 festival. There will be plenty of wool, yarn, handmade toys, blankets, and clothing, along with demonstrations showing you how to use all those materials. Animals will be there too! You can find alpacas, sheep, and even a…

Moorhead Police Sergeant Charged With DWI

Sgt. Thad Stafford A 20-Year Police Veteran

MOORHEAD, MINN. — A 20–year veteran of the Moorhead Police Department is charged with two counts of driving while intoxicated. A citizen reported what he thought was an intoxicated man getting into a vehicle outside Mick’s Office Bar in Moorhead around 7:00 Thursday night. An officer matched the plate description to a vehicle owned by Sgt. Thad Stafford. They found…

LIVE: Helping Women Live Beautifully Whole Lives

Big Blue Couch Coaching Hosting Beautful Wholeness Event

  Mandy B. Anderson and Raychel Chumley with Big Blue Couch Coaching join Adam to talk about their upcoming “Beautiful Wholeness” event coming up in August. Anderson and Chumley are best friends and life coaches who strive to help women with tools to change relationships, careers and lives. The “Beautiful Wholeness” event is August 25th at Fargo’s Holiday Inn. You…

LIVE: Downtown Dogs Help Dogs And Owners Find New Friends

Meet Dogs And Dog Owners At Local Tail Waggin' Events

  Rachel Mrozinski with Downtown Dogs Fargo joins Adam with her dog, Quincy. Rachel started Downtown Dogs to help bring dogs and their owners together. They partner with local businesses to create spaces for dogs to gather during cold winter months. During the summer, Downtown Dogs hosts Tail Waggin’ Wednesdays at the Dike East Dog Park in Fargo from 6:30-7:30…