womens rights

Marker in Downtown Fargo celebrates 100 years of women’s right to vote

On August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment, which granted women the right to vote was passed.

FARGO, N.D. – Helen DeLendrecie was a well known suffragist in the Fargo-Moorhead area who fought for women’s right to vote during the early 1900s. She and her husband O.J owned DeLendrecie’s Department Store on Main Avenue which is now an apartment building. “She said, ‘We’re willing to offer you free office space to have the office of the North…

Community Comes Together For Annual Women’s March

The march was originally going to happen in January, but was postponed due to the blizzard.

FARGO, N.D- John Mcmullen from Fargo came with his partner and her daughter. He says it’s important to show her that she has every right to be in control of her own decisions. “I really want her to know that she can do anything, don’t listen to anybody. Putting her down, telling her she can’t do something because she’s a…

LIVE: Women’s March 2018

KVRR's Jackie Kelly Gets More Details on the F-M Women's March

KVRR’s Jackie Kelly talks with one of the Fargo-Moorhead Women’s March organizers about the event. The event will take place on Saturday, January 20th at the Fargo Civic Center.   Categories: Morning – Features, Morning – In The Community Tags: Fargo Civic Center, march, Women’s March, womens rights