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Posted by heather_lemoine on July 27, 2009
Meet my coworker Aasta (she's on the right).  Aasta and her BF were two of some very lucky fans at the Taylor Swift concert, Saturday at the North Dakota State Fair - they got to meet the star backstage.  The State Fair set a new record for attendance on Saturday, thanks to this popular country... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 24, 2009
Mmmmm ... the food, the fun, the festivity!  It's State Fair Time!  A gal in the office just won tickets and backstage passes to see Taylor Swift.  The rest of us are trying to figure out how to become her best-friend by tomorrow. There's a ton of world-class entertainment at the North Dakota... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 21, 2009
Tucked away in the west-central town of Golden Valley lies a golden attraction.  From the outside, it's "just" a garage.  Inside, a Harley-Davidson / classic-auto-lover's paradise! Owner John Lindemann is a collector of classic, authentic Harley-Davidson motorcycles.  His collection includes... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 16, 2009
Red River Valley Fair Originally uploaded by fargomoorheadcvb This is my favorite time of year. Foods, rides, prizes - it's awesome. The Red River Valley Fair in Fargo/West Fargo goes until Saturday and Fargo's Downtown Street Fair just got started today! There's more food, more entertainment,... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 15, 2009
Yesterday I had the great fortune of being aboard the Lewis & Clark Riverboat on the Missouri River with three awesome women from Finland!  Actually, one of the women is a Helsinkian-turned North Dakotan and her sister was visiting North Dakota for the first time with their mother who was... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 13, 2009
Meet Buddy!  He joined his family fishing on Lake Sakakawea this weekend and seems to agree that a North Dakota vacation makes everyone in the family happier!  In fact, the medical community released a report this spring about the importance of taking vacations.  Not only are they great for... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 09, 2009
Two of the places that I can hardly wait to visit this summer are the NEW Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile State Historic Sites.  These sites open July 13 and tell the story of the Cold War years in North Dakota - and they have really cool (James Bond-movie-ish) names. Oscar-Zero (four miles north... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 08, 2009
Each summer, the legendary Medora Musical has a number of variety acts which perform during intermission.  No doubt, the Musical - with its fabulous entertainment, patriotic themes and even horses on stage - is pretty grand all by itself, but the folks in Medora have a way of finding some pretty... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 07, 2009
Maple River Winery in Casselton has issued a challenge to the communities of North Dakota.  For nine years, Maple River Winery has been making their world famous chokecherry wine and this year they are hosting a contest calling for 1,500 pounds of chokecherries from six ND locations.  The... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 06, 2009
What was once a high school is now a really cool hotel with classy rooms, great grill and neat memorabilia.  The Riverdale High Lodge is located in Riverdale, ND on the southeast side of beautiful Lake Sakakawea.  There is boat access on the lake and nearby attractions include the Garrison Dam and... Read More
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