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Minnesota Vikings Game 5 Recap
I scheduled this to publish and for some reason it did not. I apologize for this being 2 weeks late. Needless to say it was a very depressing Sunday afternoon watching the purple get embarrassed at h...
10/15/13 at 5:32 AM
Eight Great Maps Explaining Our World
More than geography, these maps offer a picto-statistical image of poignant facts about humanity. I ran into them on the website TwistedSifter.com under the title: 40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sens...
10/3/13 at 6:54 AM A Trip to the Mall of America: Apple Store vs. Microsoft Store 6/3/13 at 8:29 AM
There She Is
We're going to be talking soon on WDAZ News @5 with newly crowned Miss America, Nina Davuluri....
9/20/13 at 9:27 AM This Week 1/13/12 at 4:34 PM
Summer Salads 5/27/11 at 10:52 AM
UND student Laura Harmon headed to Miss America Pageant Sept. 15
Singing opera is her talent and advocating for responsible energy use is her platform By Kate Menzies, University & Public Affairs student writer University of North Dakotastudent and Grand Fo...
8/8/13 at 8:12 AM UND VP Walton elected to national public relations board 11/27/12 at 4:00 PM
Trudging is the least we can do.
Yesterday morning we walked from our hotel to Arlington National Cemetery. I had an awful lot of bounce in my step as we started toward the cemetery. But as we started to see the graves from just outs...
8/1/13 at 9:59 PM Justice...delivered or denied...and to whom? 7/22/13 at 8:33 AM
Privacy - a fallacy rooted in outdated realities. 6/6/13 at 7:51 PM
Boy Scout Leadership Luncheon March 20th
After traveling thousands of miles over my first 100 days as the new Scout Executive of the Northern Lights Council, I can testify that I have seen great excitement about Scouting across our territory...
3/14/13 at 5:01 PM 2012 - A Year in Review 12/31/12 at 3:43 PM
BSA Merit Badge Sparks Interest for Future 11/16/12 at 4:20 PM
Got Savings? How to go from $0 to $2000 in one year
How much are you saving? If this question makes you laugh and exclaim Savings? I wish!, or creates major waves of guilt and anxiety you are not alone. A Consumer Federation of America study in 2010 fo...
2/19/13 at 9:09 AM
Orthodox Bishops Weigh in on Roe v. Wade and Abortion
Here is a link to the statement from the Assembly of Orthodox Bishops in America: http://www.assemblyofbishops.org/news/2013/jan-22-roe-vs-wade-anniversary...
1/31/13 at 3:37 PM "Slavophile Thought" and the Russian Mission to America 10/15/12 at 4:38 PM
Fr. Boris Burden and Orthodox Unity in America 10/7/12 at 12:48 AM
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
January 21, 2013 will mark the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. Kings legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service...
1/21/13 at 10:00 AM
Legislators begin looking into how to reform state taxes
By Danielle Killey Minnesota lawmakers have started making the case for tax changes -- including the possibility of a tax on clothing purchases -- they say will simplify the tax code and balance th...
1/17/13 at 9:58 AM
My Swedish Aunt Astrid
I'm surewe all have a favorite relativethat left an indelible mark on our lives. I too have a special person...an Aunt. No, whe wasn't a movie star or other such celebrity. In fact in a family of soli...
11/20/12 at 2:12 PM The View From The Edge of Fargo 9/4/12 at 2:54 PM
2012 Presidential Election 9/4/12 at 2:13 PM
Impressed With China
So did my year in China have me looking back with appreciation for its history and spirit? Or were the pollution and big government detractors of my enjoyment? Yes. Days before I left to go to China...
10/20/12 at 10:40 AM
A Look at Patriotism
A look at patriotism Why do we sing The Star-Spangled Banner at sporting events? Or stand at attention when the U.S. flag is raised or lowered? Set off fireworks on the Fourth of July? Because we l...
9/12/12 at 7:20 AM Read Across America Event 3/2/12 at 8:00 AM
Grab your Hat and Read with the Cat! 3/1/12 at 7:00 AM
"The Avengers" Review - Ep. 53
5/9/12 at 2:06 PM "Captain America" Review - Ep. 52 5/2/12 at 2:58 PM
mama mondays: visual shopping tour of the cities
This weekend brought a whirlwind trip to the Twin Cities, where we met up with my sweet Aunt Betsy. One of the last times we were together, she introduced a friend and me to the Good Day Cafe (I have ...
4/22/12 at 11:00 PM