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Posted by heather_lemoine on August 14, 2009
Will Casselton set a new world's record for the most firetrucks in one parade?  You'll have to be at Summerfest this weekend to find out.  160 trucks were needed to set the record, and when you include lots of other floats ... well ... better pack a couple of pillow cases for the candy! There are... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on August 12, 2009
I'm heading to Medora this weekend with 11 of my closest family members.  There will be food (mmm ... Pitchfork Fondue and downtown ice cream shops), entertainment (Medora Musical), golfing (Bully Pulpit Golf Course), touring (Theodore Roosevelt National Park), and much, much more.  My daughter is... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on August 10, 2009
When we talk about seeing the stars in North Dakota, it's usually to promote our clean air, our unspoiled scenery, the northern lights and awesome night-time ceiling.  Lately, it's been fun to write about country music stars who have enjoyed North Dakota hospitality.  Last week, Toby Keith and... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on August 06, 2009
My co-worker Tammy, along with her family and some friends, recently spent a long weekend at the Little Missouri State Park (northwest of Killdeer) and enjoyed superb trail riding.  You do bring your own horses here, and what you'll find are excellent facilities for them with camping right next to... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 28, 2009
We truly love hearing from visitors, and are always so impressed when someone takes the time to write heart-felt emails, letters or blogs about their trip to North Dakota.  This particular review, posted to TripAdvisor, was written by a lady from Connecticut who just had a great trip to... Read More
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
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