Julie and Jeff Meyer outside their Stillwater Grille restaurant in Fort Myers, Fla.

‘Life Is An Adventure:’ Pelican Rapids Newspaper Owners Become Fort Myers Restaurateurs

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Jeff and Julie Meyer, lifelong Minnesotans, were tired of dealing with winter and in a position to move to Florida and still run the multiple weekly newspapers in which they are partners. So four years ago they bought a home on a canal in Cape Coral and, with their youngest son,…
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New Twins Baseball Chief Falvey: Dozier, Other Trade Offers Didn’t Get Over The ‘Bar’

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Minnesota Twins shook up their front office in the offseason, which was to be expected after losing a franchise record 103 games in 2016. Gone were familiar faces like longtime general manager Terry Ryan. In their place was new — and young — blood like 33-year old chief baseball officer…
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A Fort Myers/Spring Training Food Blog

UPDATED 3/7/17 FORT MYERS, Fla. — You can blame Brad Schlossman, the award-winning beat writer who covers the University of North Dakota hockey team for the Grand Forks Herald, for this. Schlossy is a devoted road-trip foodie, always seeking out good eats on Fighting Hawks away games. From Boston to Tampa to Anchorage, he knows…
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Moorhead Hardware Store Owner Loving His Part-Time Job In Fort Myers

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The man standing outside the elevator at Hammond Stadium, spring training home of the Minnesota Twins, smiles a lot. Laughs, too. And why wouldn’t he? Dick Popp might have the best part-time job of anybody who lives in Moorhead. “To me it is. It’s perfect,” he said Saturday before the Twins…
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Ben Hanson Guest Hosts, Wears White Suit In Honor Of Rep. Kevin Cramer

Former North Dakota state representative Ben Hanson guest hosted the show.