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LIVE: Escape Room Murder Mystery at Ft. Sisseton

The pandemic was murder on recreation sites in the region... until they found a creative solution. Now you can be a part of it.

Lake City, S.D. — It was looking pretty bleak in terms of keeping visitor attractions going at Ft. Sisseton State Park during this pandemic. Then, they hit on the perfect solution. Murder. That’s the stroke of inspiration from state park manager Ali Jo Tonsfeldt, who figured out a murder mystery could be the perfect way to get guests back into…

LIVE: Redhawks Honor Veterans at Honor Flight Game

The RedHawks will help give wings to our region's veterans at their game this Sunday afternoon.

It’s the Great American Pastime. And this Sunday, you can be part of it, while you help honor our region’s great American heroes. Sunday’s RedHawks game is dedicated to the Honor Flight of North Dakota/Minnesota and the veterans it serves. There will be a lot of military organizations on hand, and the retiring head of the region’s honor flight is…

LIVE: Night Bazaar Brings Different Flavor Of Event To Downtown

Night Bazaar Events Set For August 19th, September 16th

  Things are getting bizarre in downtown Fargo tonight, with the return of the Night Bazaar. Folkways is hosting the free event tonight and September 16th from 6 to 10 p.m. There will be some things you don’t normally see at outdoor events in town: dance troupes, henna tattoos, a poet who will write an individualized poem about you. Organizers…

LIVE: Running Group Helps People Gain Control Of Their Lives One Step At A Time

Mile in my Shoes expanded to the Fargo area this summer

  A non-profit new to our region is helping people rebuild their lives one step at a time. Mile in my Shoes started in the Twin Cities a few years ago. They’re expanding to the Fargo area this summer. Volunteers run with people who are trying to get their lives back on track. The first local run was last week…

LIVE: Twin Events Shine Weekend Spotlight On Grand Forks

Happy Harry's Rockin' Up North Fest & Downtown Street Fair Using Each Other To Bring People To Greater Grand Forks

  The spotlight shines on Grand Forks this weekend with two big events going on side-by-side. Happy Harry’s Rockin’ Up North Fest is bringing country music stars like Diamond Rio and Joe Nichols to East Grand Forks on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. At the same time, the Downtown Development Association is hosting a Street Fair Friday and Saturday, featuring local…

LIVE: Twin Cities Radio Host Comes Home To Rediscover Rural Life

"Rural by Choice" explores why people choose to live in rural Otter Tail County

  The rural/urban divide is the focus of an upcoming docuseries centered around life in Otter Tail County. Cory Hepola hosts “Hey It’s Cory Hepola” on WCCO radio in the Twin Cities. He’s also a Perham, Minnesota native who went to college in Moorhead. His new video series, “Rural by Choice”, examines why people chose to live rural life. He…

LIVE: The Plains Art Gala Returns

The region's biggest art party is back in the heart of downtown.

It’s a good thing creativity comes with the territory. That’s because the creative types at theĀ  Plains Art Museum had to do some fast thinking about how to pull off the return of the Art Gala safely. Usually, the Gala takes place in May, and at that point, museum folks were still working to plan the Gala’s return, this time…

LIVE: WE Fest Returns

WE Fest Runs August 5-7 In Detroit Lakes

  WE Fest is back after taking 2020 off. We talk to WE Fest General Manager Mark Bjerke about the excitement surrounding the return to the Soo Pass Ranch, and what fans will find different after the festival took a year off. Find out more about WE Fest and getting tickets for this year and next year by clicking here….

LIVE: Still Time To Sign Up For Fargo Heart Walk

Fargo Heart Walk Director Expects Record Crowd For 2021

  We are just one day away from the return of the American Heart Association Fargo Heart Walk. The walk starts Thursday, August 5th at 5 p.m. at Urban Plains Park in South Fargo. You can still sign up a team for free. You can go to FargoHeartWalk.org or by downloading the Heart Walk app on Android and iPhone. The…

LIVE: Golden Drive Reimagines Largest Event Of The Year

The Relief Event Replaces Golden Drive's Community Event

  Golden Drive’s biggest event of the year is making some permanent changes with the hopes of collecting even more supplies for people experiencing homelessness in our region. The big annual Community Event at Bonanzaville was replaced with a more low-key drive called the Relief Event. After COVID forced the change last year, Golden Drive said it was so successful…