Farmers Markets In Full Swing

When it comes right down to it, food is energy, and fresh food provides high quality nutrition. Farmers markets are opening up across North Dakota, and that means fresh fruits and veggies are in season. Loving local There are many advantages to shopping for food that’s produced and raised closer to home. Often called the…
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Fargo Bike Share Program Off To Fast Start

Local officials were upbeat when a bike share program was launched in Fargo in 2015, but questions remained about how quickly residents and college students would embrace the program. Bike share programs have gained in popularity in larger metropolitan areas like Minneapolis, Denver and Philadelphia. But the programs, which have been touted as a way…
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Taking Steps To A Healthy Life

Bicycles and pedestrians usually have plenty of company in downtown Fargo. But a few times a year, Fargo and Moorhead close down some downtown city streets to vehicle traffic for Streets Alive, an event that encourages people to get out and walk, ride bicycles and get active. We support Streets Alive and efforts like it…
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Healthy Eating Workshop June 9 In Fargo

More than two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese, putting them at risk for heart disease, stroke and many other chronic illnesses and conditions. Making healthy changes in the workplace — where many adults spend much of their day — is an important way to help people be healthier. A 2010 study showed that…
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BCBSND Co-sponsors Brains On The Plains Gala June 2

The third annual Brains on the Plains event raises funds for the Alzheimer’s Association of MN-ND. In North Dakota, Alzheimer’s and dementia are the third leading causes of death in the state. There are 14,000 documented cases of brain failure in the state. We also lead the nation in deaths caused by brain failure. These…
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