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Environmentalism Grows Up
Today's environmentalists are using a more cooperative approach to see a cleaner planet. Maybe you saw the video of a teacher blowing up her students who dont volunteer to participate in carbon reduc...
11/26/13 at 3:38 PM Minnesota Woman Hunts Lion, Many People Want Her Dead 11/21/13 at 9:28 AM
German Town Gets Rid of Stop Signs. Accidents Drop, Traffic Clears Up 11/18/13 at 8:52 AM
Toys for Tots drive
There's still time to donate to the National Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive coordinated locally by United Way. Today thru Dec. 4 we will be collecting donations of new, unwrapped toys to be distr...
11/25/13 at 4:57 PM Friday is LIVE UNITED DAY in North Dakota 11/14/13 at 5:00 PM
2013 'Undies Sundays' Results & Photos 10/28/13 at 1:21 PM
‘People have a right to expect lower property taxes’
By Don Davis The future of state aid that many local Minnesota governments depend on may be at stake in the next few weeks as property taxes appeared to be headed up. By mid-December, city, county and...
11/25/13 at 9:07 AM Democrats face property tax campaign issue in 2014 11/25/13 at 9:05 AM
Notebook: Groups use gay marriage issue to raise campaign money 11/25/13 at 9:03 AM
Telephone Etiquette 1913
We have come a long way since those Party Line Days. I found this in a 1913 Park Rapids and Eastern Telephone Company booklet. ...
11/22/13 at 8:18 PM 1899 Fish and Game Laws 11/14/13 at 3:26 PM
National Adoption Day Preparations
The following blog post was written by Alicia King, LSW an adoption worker for the Adults Adopting Special Kids (AASK) Program. Our agency is gearing up for National Adoption Day tomorrow! 19...
11/22/13 at 5:06 PM Adoption Gets Personal 11/8/13 at 11:44 AM
Dealing with Uncertainty 5/2/13 at 3:54 PM
G-U-A-R, just like in GUARD...
I used to give spelling tests all day. Every Friday, I'd give five spelling tests to five groups of thirty eighth graders. Then we would grade them in class, after I passed out red pens to everyone. M...
11/22/13 at 11:18 AM Dine and Dash 11/19/13 at 6:03 PM
Something tells me a sugar pill wouldn't help. 7/20/13 at 9:08 AM
"-30-" is the way we old-school journalists used to let our editors know we were at the end of our story. We wrote our stories on these curious devices known as "typewriters." They were pretty neat. ...
11/20/13 at 4:23 PM Gone South 11/16/13 at 11:52 AM
Twin Cities oasis 11/14/13 at 4:58 PM
Doctor Who--TV Review
It's official--I've become a Whovian. But, really, what's not to like about an alien who can regenerate and (in one form) thinks bow ties are cool? In a world gone a little mad--many people becoming ...
11/20/13 at 3:35 PM Is there a proper way to read? 10/16/13 at 5:49 PM
A Soldier's Secret--Book Review 9/19/13 at 5:42 PM
A tribute to grandparents
Grandparents are special. They possess life wisdom and usually have more free time for their grandchildren. Think back for a moment and recall what makes or made your grandparents special in your lif...
11/19/13 at 5:34 PM Speech: A developmental milestone for each baby 10/15/13 at 4:44 AM
Doulas may make the birthing process easier 6/24/13 at 5:47 AM
Auditions! I hope you get it!
I hope I get it! I hope I get it! I really need this job! Those might be familiar lyrics if you just saw A Chorus Line at UNDs Burtness Theatre (also playing this weekend). The musical revolves aroun...
11/19/13 at 1:31 PM A Peek Backstage 11/7/13 at 2:53 PM
Tasty treats on Turkey Day in Grand Forks
Will you be visiting Greater Grand Forks over the Thanksgiving holiday and are looking for a great dinner, or do you live here and don't feel like cooking? Whatever the reason we have some delicious d...
11/18/13 at 11:13 AM Upcoming showcases offer great holiday gift ideas 11/6/13 at 11:06 AM
Exploring holiday shopping in Greater Grand Forks 11/4/13 at 11:49 AM
Health Care Job Growth...
Besides home-health aides, other health care occupations expected by CareerBuilder to see more than 30 percent job growth by 2023 are: veterinary technologist and technicians, diagnostic medical sonog...
11/14/13 at 2:37 PM Become a Junior Achievement Volunteer... 11/4/13 at 10:27 AM
Examining the Benefits of CTE... 11/1/13 at 12:28 PM
It's Holiday Time
Holiday Message If we all could take a minute away from personal attacks, maybe we could focus...even for a second...on something much more important. I would like to take this time, to focus on somet...
11/12/13 at 4:12 PM That Postage and Handling "Thing". 1/28/13 at 2:04 PM
I Admit It...Men Mess It Up! 12/26/12 at 1:47 PM
1976 North Dakota State Class B Wrestling Tournament
The school is the center of virtually every small North Dakota town. When the schools athletic teams do well, they become a source of pride for the entire community. When a team makes it all the way...
11/11/13 at 11:17 AM My First Bison Game 10/26/13 at 8:16 PM
Running is a Sport 10/15/13 at 4:17 PM
I was recently asked what I do to de-stress. I had a ready answer: go for a walk with my dog. Every morning. Even when I don't want to. I have a hard time saying no to my dog. Charlie is a charmer. T...
11/8/13 at 3:50 PM Halloween household 10/29/13 at 1:49 PM
Walking the dog 10/21/13 at 10:33 AM