Move Over Dolly, There’s A New Clone In Town

By Masaki Ova VALLEY CITY, N.D. — A Valley City native has helped create a clone of a fruit tree that is rare in North Dakota. Michael E. Kjelland and research scientist Jim Walla created a clone of a white mulberry tree. The variety name is the Trader mulberry tree. Kjelland said he named the…
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Mother & Daughters Take On A 200 Mile Hike

By Sam Cook ESKO, Minn. — It seemed like a good idea, this mom-and-daughters backpacking thing — a 200-mile jaunt up Lake Superior’s North Shore on the Superior Hiking Trail. Well, yes, one of the daughters was just 5, but this is an active family, the Helbergs of Esko. They hike. They ski. They run.…
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West Fargo Teacher To Present At TEDxFargo Conference

By Angie Wieck WEST FARGO, N.D. — When students in Kayla Delzer’s second-grade classroom in West Fargo are asked what they are going to be when they grow up, she said many respond, “I don’t know yet because my job hasn’t been invented.” Delzer is using technology in her classroom to prepare students for that…
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Tough Guy, Tiny Dog Raises Money For Children Of Fallen Veterans

By Spenser Bickett BAXTER, Minn. – A Florida man riding with his chihuahua across the nation to almost 700 Harley-Davidson dealerships to raise money for college scholarships for children of fallen troops made his 295th stop in northern Minnesota.. Adam Sandoval and his dog Scooter took off  last Nov. 10 from Fort Myers Harley-Davidson in…
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