By Lizzy Kerzman | Photography: Photos by Jacy Eleven year old Parker Hintz loves sports, school, and cooking. But we’re not just talking about cooking a frozen pizza or a box of macaroni and cheese. Parker likes to study cookbooks and try new recipes from scratch. When I went to Parker’s […]
VIDEO: Walking Tour of the Bill Bicknell Memorial Pollinator Garden
Sue Bicknell takes Marci Narum on a walking tour of the Bill Bicknell Memorial Pollinator Garden. Excuse the wind noise… but it is North Dakota!
Oh Man: Bill Bicknell, A Legacy of Nature & Nurture
By Marci Narum A man cannot predict his own legacy, nor whether it will be physical or intangible. Bill Bicknell’s is both. Bill was all about nature and nurture. As a biologist for more than 30 years, he kept diligent notes about everything he saw in the field—birds, insects, animals—whether […]
Oh Man, Because Guys Inspire Too: Tyler Auck
By Marci Narum The right message can make you look at life in the moment differently. Tyler Auck of Bismarck, North Dakota began to see life in a new way after making a fresh start on January 5, 2011. Today he shares this message with individuals by text, email, LinkedIn, […]
Oh Man: Because Guys Inspire Too – Ben Berg: Live Like Ben
by Jody Kerzman | Submitted Photos Ben Berg was the kid every parent dreamed of having. “Ben graduated with above a 4.0 grade point average. He had taken so many advanced placement and dual credit classes that when he graduated high school he already had a semester’s worth of college […]
Oh Man: Because Guys Inspire Too! Cory Ellison: Guardian Angel & Nurse
By Marci Narum Some people don’t mind a North Dakota blizzard if it means not having to go to work or school. Cory Ellison is not one of those people. Instead of sleeping in on a storm day, Cory plows ahead. He is the guy who doesn’t let blocked roads […]
Oh Man: Marlo Anderson: Celebrate Every Day!
By Marci Narum We all know what happened to the cat who wanted to learn more. As the proverb tells us: curiosity killed it. For Marlo Anderson, curiosity has been much kinder. Five years ago the Mandan man wanted to learn more about National Popcorn Day. “I’m a popcorn nut […]
Oh Man: Because Guys Inspire Too!
Mark Unteseher: Life in a New Lane By Ann McKenzie Mark Unteseher had just finished building a giant 38 x 44 foot shop with 16 foot sidewalls for his father-in-law. He had been up and down a ladder all day long putting up rafters, so climbing it one more time […]
Online Exclusive: BPD Dogs
Sgt. Tim Sass talks explains why police officers don’t let the general public give police dogs treats. There’s a very good reason! Also, video of Oscar, Bala, and Luna showing off!
Oh Man: Partners Fighting Crime
By Jody Kerzman | Submitted Photos Dogs are great pets, but they’re also great workers. Just ask the officers at the Bismarck Police Department, where there are currently three patrol dogs working. The dogs—Luna, Bala, and Oscar—are specially-trained to search for drugs and people. Their handlers have put in thousands of […]