Danielle Teigen is from South Dakota, but she headed north to attend North Dakota State University where she earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and management communication. She worked for Forum Communications first in 2007 as an intern and part-time reporter. Later, she served as editor for two local magazines before switching gears for marketing and public relations roles for an engineering firm and the chamber of commerce. She returned to Forum Communications in May 2015 as a digital content manager and is currently the Deputy Editor. She is originally from Turton, S.D., and is the author of "Hidden History of Fargo".
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MOORHEAD — Florence Klingensmith was a woman ahead of — actually, above — her time. The female aviator, called an aviatrix in the late 1920s and early '30s, grew up just north of Moorhead and started her flying career with the Fargo Aeronautics Club. She gained national fame as a stuntwoman-turned-aviator whose daring tendencies were matched by her boundless ambition. Nearly 85 years ago, Klingensmith earned acclaim as the first woman to participate in an air race against men, flying at top speed around pylons in Chicago during Labor Day weekend air races.
FARGO — Facebook has been in the news a lot lately, and not for good reasons. The recent revelations about the Cambridge Analytica data sharing has users who haven't already ditched the social media platform questioning whether they want to continue using the social network. Including me.
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed I was destined to have daughters. I remember telling someone shortly after that 20-week ultrasound that I had no idea how to even play with a boy — all I knew was Barbies and baby dolls. I quickly learned that boys are a ton of fun, and I have loved playing dinosaurs, trucks and superheroes with my son.
FARGO — Standing in the bright, spacious kitchen of Seth and Nicole Holden's north Fargo home, it's hard not to admire the gleaming quartz countertops, rich hardwood floors and the luminous white subway tile backsplash. It's also hard to imagine the fact that two years ago, that kitchen didn't exist.
Now that Christmas is over, parents are breathing a sign of relief and looking forward to getting back to a normal routine. Except that won't happen until kids go back to school after the holiday break. For those families whose children are home, here are a few easy activities to keep them busy during the time off from school when they inevitably tire of their new toys.
Spring has always been a time for change — whether that comes in the form of new life, unexpected journeys or updated looks. Your home is no different. Spring is a great time to refresh your home's decor by embracing the latest trends and incorporating change — no matter how small — into the furnishings that surround you every day.
Across the country, people will don green clothing today and make plans to imbibe some green beer or feast on bangers and mash (or, mistakenly, Lucky Charms) to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Parades commemorating the day will take place in 30 countries, including a weeklong festival on the Caribbean island of Montserrat. The island of more than 5,000 people will celebrate its Irish heritage as well as an unsuccessful slave uprising that had been planned for March 17, 1768.