Germany

LIVE: Celebrating Sausage, Polka And Beer: The German Folk Festival

Festival Comes To Rheault Farm Saturday, August 3rd

  You don’t have to be German to celebrate German culture. Jessica Korynta is proof of that. She’s Norwegian, but she organized this year’s German Folk Festival with the Fargo Park District. You can celebrate the food and arts, from sausages to pretzels to polka, woodcarving and making hats. Plus, like any good German celebration, there’s beer. Check out the…

Local Boy’s Wheelchair Trampoline Video Spreads Across The Country And The World

The story KVRR did with Wyatt, his family and TNT has been seen across the country including on stations from New York to Miami

FARGO, ND — A heartwarming video of little 4-year-old Wyatt Burggraff of Moorhead and his trainer Nate at TNT Kid’s Fitness has spread across the country and around the globe. It first went viral on social media and is now up to more than 6 million views on TNT’s Facebook page. The story KVRR did with Wyatt, his family and…

German Cultural Appreciation on Full Display at Hjemkomst Center

The fifth annual "German Kulturfest" celebrates all things German

MOORHEAD, Minn. — For the fifth straight year, people came to the Hjemkomst Center to learn more about German culture. The festival featured musical performances, chances to try authentic German cuisine, and fun activities for kids. Behind Scandinavians, Germans were the second largest group of people to emigrate and settle in the Red River Valley. The Historical and Cultural Society of…

Fargo Welcomes German Folk Festival

The festival offers traditional German foods, music, and live blacksmith demonstrations

FARGO, N.D.– Guten Tag! Would you like a taste of Germany while staying in Fargo? The German Folk Festival offers traditional German foods, music, and live blacksmith demonstrations. This family-friendly event gives people a chance to participate in German lace and ornament making. Fargo Park District says the event is a great way to experience a different culture without traveling…

Local Soccer Players Excited for World Cup

The U.S., Canada, and Mexico won the bid to host the 2026 World Cup

FARGO, N.D. — The World Cup kicks off tomorrow, and local soccer players are getting excited for the big tournament. They all have their favorite part of the sport. “Tricking out the players and seeing how they react and scoring goals,” Emmi Dorfmeister, 11, said. “Scoring goals and defending,” Anna Dorfmeister, 8, said. “I love to shoot goals and just play…

Adopt a Team: Get to Know the World Cup Teams from Group F

A breakdown of Germany, South Korea, Mexico and Sweden.

The World Cup on FOX begins later this month with 32 teams trying to climb on top on the international stage. The United States Men’s National Team is missing out after an embarrassing showing in the qualifiers. KVRR is breaking down the entire field so you can give your fandom to another country. This video breaks down the nations from…

Airline Pilots Spread Holiday Cheer with Christmas Tree Flight Path Over Germany

It was picked up by flight-radar-24, which is a flight-tracking website

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption INTERNATIONAL — A couple of airline pilots decided to spread a little Christmas cheer while doing a test flight over Germany. It’s not Santa up in the sky, but pilots of a commercial airliner airbus testing out a new plane. What at first seemed like a routine flight, quickly turned…

Dexter Werner Signs with Pro Basketball Team in Germany

Former NDSU star will play with SSV Lokomotive Bernau in Germany’s ProB division.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — Former North Dakota State men’s basketball player Dexter Werner has signed a contract to begin his professional career in Germany. Werner, a 6-foot-6 forward from Bismarck, N.D., signed with SSV Lokomotive Bernau in Germany’s ProB division. The German ProB season typically lasts from late September until April. Bernau finished with the top record in the league…