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Posted by heather_lemoine on November 03, 2009
Seven enormous metal sculptures (standing four to five stories high) decorate the 32-mile stretch between the towns of Gladstone and Regent, North Dakota.  This is the Enchanted Highway.  The awesome sculptures and the vision and resolve of artist Gary Greff, have been heralded from Nickelodeon to... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on November 02, 2009
The Peace Garden State, and her sister-state to the south, are celebrating their 120th birthdays today!  President Benjamin Harrison signed the statehood proclamations of North Dakota and South Dakota on November 2, 1889.  Here are some fun facts about this fabulous state:  The state beverage is... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 30, 2009
North Dakota has plenty of treats for visitors (and residents) this weekend!  Tonight, a Halloween Party and Haunted Walk is taking place in Marmarth.  Tomorrow, visit the Frontier Village in Jamestown when it gets a spooky makeover for trick-or-treaters.  The state's largest museum, the Heritage... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 19, 2009
When we say "get lost" it's an invitation!  This is the last week to challenge your directional skills at the Amazing Corn Maize south of Mandan.  This year's maze literally honors the Lincoln penny - with the penny carved out of acres of corn.  Plan ahead to conquer the maze - this Friday,... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 16, 2009
So who's up for some fright nights?!  This weekend, Fort Abraham Lincoln, south of Mandan, lets its ghostly history out of the closet.  "Haunted Fort" is an event that celebrates the mysteries surrounding the Fort's remains. Remember the Blair Witch Project?  The fun folks at Fort Abraham Lincoln... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 14, 2009
The Minnesota crew, 2008 Tonight, we're expecting a group of men from Minnesota to ring the doorbell at our house.  This is an annual voyage.  A manly type of event.  You see, it's hunting season - undeniably one of the most popular times of the year in North Dakota.  My husband and his buddies... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 12, 2009
It's a long weekend for our friends in Canada and we know some of them have traveled south to enjoy some shopping and fun!  North Dakota is the 10th most visited U.S. state by Canadians.  We have a lot of fun with our neighbors to the north, along with some friendly hockey and curling rivalry! ... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on October 02, 2009
The Walmart FLW Walleye Tour Championship is taking place right now on the Missouri River.  It honestly hasn't been great weather for the anglers, but the catch has been pretty outstanding.  Yesterday, the top competitor brought in 35 lbs. of walleye to lock-up his place in the finals.  Tonight... Read More
Posted by administrator on September 30, 2009
North America’s largest celebration of Scandinavian culture is taking place right now in Minot. Norsk Høstfest is a festival of dining, crafts, music, entertainment, dancing and camaraderie! Today and tomorrow, there are concerts by county music stars Clint Black and Reba McEntire. Friday and... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on September 14, 2009
Calling all urbanites!  This is the best time to get out of the city and enjoy the splendor of fall.  While leaves aren't quite turning colors yet (and actually, we're enjoying warmer-than-usual temps), there are numerous celebrations of fall with harvest festivals, pumpkin patches and corn mazes... Read More
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