She never lost faith in Fargo
and defends it fervently.Unlike some residents, Stoker doesn't consider "Fargo
" a curse. In the '60s and '70s, Fargo
businesses abandoned downtown for the suburbs, leaving the area desolate. Broadway701-239-8385www.fargofilmfestival.orgMarch 15-19 festival based at the beautifully restored art deco Fargo
Theatre. Temporary exhibits include one on an art collection from area residents, from antique bookplates to Smurfs.