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New Direction Fest 2017

New Direction Fest Is Back For Its Sixth Year Of Rockin’ Out

by Samantha Starkon Feb 24, 2017
Music lovers unite at this year’s sixth annual New Direction Fest at The Aquarium. From tonight at 6:30 p.m. to late Sunday night, the event celebrates the best in local and regional music.

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10 Meetups In Fargo You Probably Never Knew About

by Samantha Starkon Feb 22, 2017
Are you looking for an outlet to explore your favorite hobby with others? Check out these 10 meetups some of you probably didn't know even existed in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

Ramada Plaza Fargo Chef Gala

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Tech On The Tundra: Video Game Design With PODS Game Design

by Samantha Starkon Feb 20, 2017
As the founder of PODS Game Design, a business dedicated to teaching the next generation of video game designers, David Binkard has taken the future of FM's gaming scene into his own hands.

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Q&A With Skillet’s Lead Vocalist John Cooper About Their Upcoming Concert In Fargo

by Samantha Starkon Feb 15, 2017
Skillet's lead vocalist John Cooper shares all the details about the band's "Unleashed" tour and up-and-coming performance at the Fargo Civic Center on Wednesday, February 22.

Fargo Monthly 2017

Valentine's Day in Fargo

15+ Events For Valentine’s Day In Fargo-Moorhead

by Samantha Starkon Feb 10, 2017
Whether you have a Valentine’s Day sweetheart or not, here are some ideas to make the best of the next few love-filled days in Fargo-Moorhead.

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Top 10 Events In Fargo-Moorhead In February

by Samantha Starkon Jan 31, 2017
February gets a bad rap: It's cold and gray, and we're all starting to look forward to spring. But maybe it's time to rethink. With all the exciting things going on in the Fargo-Moorhead area, how can you not love this short month. Here are our picks for what events will get you fired up about February.

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Year In Quotes

Fargo Monthly’s Year In Quotes

by Samantha Starkon Jan 23, 2017
It had been a great year for Fargo Monthly, and we had the opportunity to feature dozens of inspirational people throughout 2016. As January is coming to an end, we are taking one last look back at the printed words of the Fargoans we met.

Fargo Moorhead Beers

10 Heart-Warming Winter Beers From Fargo-Moorhead Breweries

by Samantha Starkon Jan 19, 2017
With the seasonal change, you’d better believe that your favorite beer-makers in Fargo-Moorhead are brewing up something to keep you company on the cold dark nights to come. Get ready to warm yourself by the fire with these winter beauties, made by local breweries with the cold in mind.

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Fargo According To Instagram: “The Snow Is Here To Stay”

by Samantha Starkon Dec 14, 2016
"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas" as Fargo-Moorhead gets blanketed by its first major snow storm of the winter season. We searched Instagram for Fargo-Moorhead's best snow pictures and videos by locals from this winter's first snow fall to first blizzard. Bundle up, grab a hot cup of joe and stay warm.

GameDay Friday at BlackRidgeBANK

From Family To Teammates: BlackRidgeBANK Scores With Carson Wentz

by Samantha Starkon Oct 17, 2016
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz's recent success has led him to be one of the most talked about NFL players this season. Just as his popularity has spread nationwide, so have endorsements. In addition to signing with bigger names, such as Nike and Sanford Health, Carson Wentz has stayed true to his local roots by signing with Fargo-based Scheels and Jamestown-based RealTruck. Yet another endorsement that hits home for the former North Dakota State Bison star is his deal with BlackRidgeBANK, a leading community banking organization headquartered in West Fargo, with 11 branches in North Dakota and Minnesota.