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January 18, 2017
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Barbaresco and Barolo are Denominazone di Origine Controllata e Garantita (DOCG) wines, which means the government guarantees the wines' origins....
January 18, 2017 - 9:37am
January 17, 2017
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
In a book I was recently reading, the author referenced a Facebook post that was going around a few years ago. In it, Facebook users were prompted...
January 17, 2017 - 10:11am
January 15, 2017
Dokken: The outdoors from A to Z
A column idea popped into my head the other day that inspired me to see if I could come up with an alphabetical list of outdoorsy items, issues...
January 15, 2017 - 9:38am
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
What an amazing image! Those cresting wave forms? That's the aurora seen from 518 miles up by the Suomi-NPP satellite. An intense display lit...
January 15, 2017 - 8:04am
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
Back in my days as a high school yearbook editor, I remember designing the page for the athletic awards. The one that always interested me was...
January 15, 2017 - 7:06am
January 14, 2017
Growing Together: Why you need to check outdoor plants midwinter
How could Bambi and Thumper do this? Masquerading behind Disney cuteness are two ruthless plant-devouring, bark-chewing, fruit tree-munching...
January 14, 2017 - 1:07pm
Kindness is Contagious: There is kindness in the benefit of the doubt
Have you ever been driving down the street, carefully obeying the rules of the road, when all of a sudden someone cuts you off? You're forced...
January 14, 2017 - 12:04pm
Fielding Questions: Can LED light bulbs be used for growing plants?
Q: I'm replacing many of the light bulbs in our home with the newer, energy-efficient LED bulbs that appear to be replacing old, ordinary bulbs...
January 14, 2017 - 11:31am
Minding Our Elders: Embarrassing social behavior can stem from a number of causes
Dear Carol: My dad has always been blunt with his words and loud when he's unhappy, but lately he's become publically belligerent over the slightest...
January 14, 2017 - 10:29am
Faith Conversations: Ministry aims for awareness of local human trafficking
FARGO — Initially, Lisa Hanson tried to avert her eyes, head and heart when it came to human trafficking. She didn't want to face that...
January 14, 2017 - 9:27am
January 10, 2017
LOST ITALIAN: Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
FARGO — This week's featured recipe has become one of our family's favorite go-to chicken dishes. Three Herb Chicken and Mushrooms is easy...
January 10, 2017 - 11:48am
January 8, 2017
Always in Season: Buntings adorn the winter landscape
The scarcity of pine siskins reminds us that the appearance of many northern birds is unpredictable here. Some years, yes; some years, no or...
January 8, 2017 - 11:41am
Dokken: Seeing 'green' on New Year's Day, fishing trip to Lake Winnipeg lives up to reports
ON LAKE WINNIPEG, Man.—We'd stopped to scan the horizon and consider our options for setting up to fish when the snowmobile I was driving...
January 8, 2017 - 10:55am
January 7, 2017
Forget resolutions: Just try to be a 'smart person'
In 2017, I will not make a resolution to lose weight or work out more or expunge Diet Coke from my diet. After years of resolutions gone sour,...
January 7, 2017 - 4:37pm
Fielding Questions: Many area maples continue to struggle
Q: For the past two or three summers, I've noticed the leaves of maple trees around Fargo are a pale yellow color rather than deep green. Similarly,...
January 7, 2017 - 11:42am