Morning – In The Studio

Doin’ It Downtown

July's got downtown hopping. Here's how to navigate all the entertainment.

July is hot this year in downtown Fargo. It marks the return of Corks and Canvas, the downtown-wide shopping and wine event, and the start of the Red River Market, with local makers, crafts and foods. It’s also the month of the annual Street Fair, one of Fargo’s biggest shopping and gathering spots for vendors and guests from all around…

LIVE: Viking History Comes Alive At Midwest Viking Festival

Two Vikings Tell Us Why Norse Culture Should Be Celebrated

  Tim Jorgensen and Kyle Jameson show up in period-accurate Viking garb to tell Adam about this weekend’s Midwest Viking Festival at the Hjemkomst Center. The festival will showcase all aspects of Viking culture, from weaponry and ships, to textile making, bowls and shoes. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th….

New Grads and Money: Getting Educated

This advice makes cents.

We spend a lot of time, effort and money making our way through school to the big graduation day. But while schools teach us about reading, writing and arithmetic, they often leave out money management lessons. Many new grads, both from high school and from college, say they don’t graduate having learned much financial literacy to prepare them for real…

Monarch Monitoring Program

A little insect goes on a great big journey. Here's how you can help.

1/1 Show Caption Hide Caption   It’s a tiny little insect that plays a big role in our ecosystem here in the Red River Valley… but to do it, it has to take an even bigger journey, all the way to Mexico and back. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources naturalist Andrea Wakely stopped by the KVRR Morning Show to sit…

LIVE: Local Artist’s New Picture Book Highlights Lesser-Known Animals

Mark Elton was inspired to write the book by his young nephew

1/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Show Caption Hide Caption   Fargo artist Mark Elton joins Adam Ladwig on KVRR’s morning show to talk about his new book, Atypical Animals. Elton wrote the book to offer an alternative to normal animal picture books for his new nephew. This book focuses on more unique animals, like…

State of the Arts

We find out what the arts are up to and where they're headed in the metro area.

The State of the Arts celebration drew about 150 people to Fargo this week to talk about successes in the arts, funding and collaboration with the region’s business community, and where the arts are headed next in the metro area. The Arts Partnership’s Chelsey Engelstad stopped by the Morning Show to sit down live in-studio with Emily Welker to talk…

Fargo-Moorhead Restaurant Week

It's a foodie extravanganza.

We’re all about food on the KVRR Morning Show, and this week is a great week to be a foodie in the F-M area. Restaurant Week kicks off Thursday, and the food pros from Labby’s stopped by the studios to visit live with Adam Ladwig about the special dishes they’re showing off just for this week’s celebration. You’ll have to…

LIVE: National Yo-Yo Day With Fargo’s Own Yo-Yo Champion

John Narum has won a World Yo-Yo Championship and appeared on "America's Got Talent"

Yo-Yo extraordinaire John Narum joins Adam Ladwig to talk about National Yo-Yo day. Narum was the youngest person to ever win a Yo-Yo World Championship, at age 11. He’s taken his talents to “America’s Got Talent”. He tells Adam about what it takes to be one of the best yo-yoers in the world, tries in vain to show Adam and…

LIVE: “Where Are They Now?” With Bison Illustrated

Magazine Profiles Former Bison Coach Rocky Hager

  Bison Illustrated editor Joe Kerlin joins Adam Ladwig to dive into the past of NDSU athletics. This month’s issue features a profile on former Bison football coach Rocky Hager. Hager led NDSU to two national titles in a decade on the sidelines. Find out more about Hager by watching the interview above, and by picking up a copy of…

LIVE: Super Bowl LII Host Committee Looking For Volunteers For Big Game Festivities

Committee Wants 10,000 Volunteers To Help Showcase Region

  You can help usher the Super Bowl to Minnesota. Kevin Smith with the Super Bowl LII Host Committee joins Adam Ladwig to talk about what it takes to bring the big game festivities to the region. The Host Committee is hosting ten days worth of events leading up to the game. They’re looking for 10,000 volunteers from around the…