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It's August 18th, schools  about to start, and I was feeling guilty that I had not had the camper out this year... and only once last year. So off to camping we go, after all I bought new tires for the camper this year. Our campsite.Once again we chose to camp at East Totten Trail Campsite as we ...
The Green Valley neighborhood of Minot North Dakota as established and built through the 1950's and 60's. This neighborhood has several similarities to the two other neighborhoods I've profiled in the month of August 2018. It's a neighborhood built on the banks of the Souris River and thus it has...
08/18/2018This week there were 8 homes sold (closed) in this very narrow category of stick built, single family homes located in the City limits of Minot. A look at the Red chart below shows there were 18 closings overall to include all properties in our MLS. Of the homes that closed this week th...
Every year we get a few "Odd Duck" tomatoes but this is the first year I remember one actually shaped like a duck. Of course my Bride added the eyes and I imagine that when I get home from work today my daughter will have added a bill as well BUT that is one tomato... not one stuck on top of the ...
A special thanks to Shyanne Belzer at the Minot Daily News for bringing this downtown festival to mine and the readers of MDN's attention.Plan on attending the Why Not!? Minot Music and Arts Festival starting the 16th through the 19th in downtown Minot. There will be over 65 performers throughout...
Today's (non-human) visitor to my office was very camera shy.I couldn't get her to open up for me. She would give me a quick glimpse of her beauty but never enough of a chance to take a "Centerfold" type of picture.   I did have a human visitor come to my office/open house while I was in the back...
Next Friday on Minot Real Estate Today I interview Josh Hummel, club secretary of the Minot Coin Club. Until the North Dakota State Fair this year I was unaware of the Minot Coin Club so it was a treat to visit their booth and set up an interview for Minot Real Estate Today.If you have an old coi...
With the temps in Minot at record highs for the past few days I wanted to share a simple easy tip to get the most out of your older window AC unit.If the inner workings of your window AC unit get to hot the compressor inside of it will shut down and not blow cold air (the fan however will continu...
With 100 degree temps upon us I couldn't help but reflect on a radio interview I conducted earlier this year with Rory Selk and his comment that "it's always 75 degrees and sunny at North Hill Bowl". Before we left for the alley I asked my son to grab his camera because I wanted a video of me get...
We are enjoying a Heat Wave in Minot North Dakota!I'm out on the deck blogging and the thermometer is at an all time high for this date in North Dakota at 101.I'm sure not everyone is enjoying this heat but we get so little of it I'm out soaking it in.Tomorrow is supposed to be even warmer and th...

Bob "RealMan" Timm

Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
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