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FARGO—The top drawing act in Fargodome history is coming back to hang out with some "Friends in Low Places." Garth Brooks announced he will play the venue May 7 at 7 p.m. He will be joined by his wife, singer Trisha Yearwood. Brooks' five Fargodome shows, in 1993 and '98, are all in the building's top 10 in attendance, each drawing more than 22,500. The biggest was 26,228 in 1993. The three-day series in '98 was the building's top grossing event, bringing in $229,643.
FARGO — As a young child, Mike Bredon moved to Bemidji, Minn., in the mid-1980s. He was the new kid in school and didn’t easily make new friends. Then he found one in the most unlikely of places. Through a late-night TV show airing 130 miles away in Fargo, he was introduced to a creepy older man with a creaky voice, pasty complexion and a dark sense of humor. “He was pretty much my first friend in Bemidji.
FARGO—Maurice Degrugillier wants to put a bug in your ear. Not literally, of course.
FARGO — The holidays are a time to put aside differences with those in your life and be thankful for what you have: your family, your friends, your health, a place to live and something to eat other than grape salad. Last week, in a piece called “The United States of Thanksgiving,” the New York Times ran an exhaustive article chronicling “recipes that evoke each of the 50 states (plus D.C.
BARNESVILLE, Minn. — The cash crop of this small town will be celebrated this week. Roasted, actually. And baked, fried, mashed and carved.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A 17-foot-long spruce tree will make the rounds with area artists over the next month, transforming from a simple log to an international art project. At a kick-off event Monday in Moorhead, Troyd Geist, folklorist with the North Dakota Council on the Arts, shared the significance of the project known as BLOCH, the German name for the tree’s trunk. “Artists and communities interact with the tree and express who they are and what they’re about,” Geist said. “This is essentially a global talking stick.