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Grand Forks Council renews recycling contract
Story by Charly Haley Recycling service in Grand Forks will stay the same following a vote at Mondays Grand Forks City Council meeting. The City Council voted to keep its current recycling contract ...
12/3/13 at 11:21 AM Grand Forks fire department staff, builders at odds over proposed code change 12/2/13 at 11:28 AM
City leaders, state legislators begin planning for next session 11/21/13 at 6:44 PM
I Must Apologize
Recently I posted my views on the School Levy and shared my desire that both pass to improve the quality of the schools and this city. It was my feeling there was no need to vote on these issues and t...
11/28/13 at 1:00 AM Build Your Own School 10/19/13 at 9:33 PM
Why Are We Voting? 10/10/13 at 1:41 AM
UND’s Olafson Ethics Symposium highlights factors that help employees make the right decisions
The University of North Dakotas College of Business & Public Administration will host the 2013 Olafson Ethics Symposium on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. at the Gorecki Alumni Center. Keynote speake...
11/4/13 at 4:16 PM The Princeton Review names UND College of Business among the best 11/1/13 at 10:50 AM
Community invited to nominate UND partners for awards 8/27/13 at 4:18 PM
Grand Forks Public Schools 2013-2014 Calendar
The District Calendar for the 2013-2014 Grand Forks Public School year is here! Find out when your child is out of school early, doesn't have school and other important dates including the end of each...
8/11/13 at 6:50 PM 10 "Must Have" Items on Your Back-to-School List 8/6/13 at 6:42 PM
How Parents Show Sportsmanship Off The Field 7/22/13 at 3:57 PM
State agency approves oil pipeline expansion over protests
By Don Davis A Minnesota state commission provided a key approval Wednesday to a northern Minnesota oil pipeline expansion as chants of shame on you rang out in the downtown St. Paul meeting room. We...
7/17/13 at 4:07 PM Notebook: More Indian scholarships available 7/15/13 at 4:10 PM
Legislative notebook: Legislature approves freezing college tuitions 5/17/13 at 7:45 PM
NDSU’s public health program director nominated for U.S. surgeon general
The director of NDSUs Master of Public Health program has been nominated by two Native American organizations to become the next U.S. surgeon general. Donald Warne, associate professor and Mary J. ...
7/15/13 at 8:48 AM
Dig into Reading "Weather Data"
Today's feature is Weather Data.Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. TheCollaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP)chose Dig into Reading a...
6/21/13 at 7:58 AM Dig the News Summer Reading Program "Facts" 6/19/13 at 11:14 AM
Facebook and Internet Safety from Local Students 4/12/12 at 2:02 PM
The Best Rice Crispy Treats Ever
Fargo operates a wonderful public library downtown and I love it for so many reasons. Let me count the ways. . . The downtown location is spacious, contemporary, and well-stocked.Visitors can park fo...
3/29/13 at 6:57 AM
DNR sets March 12 public input meeting in TRF
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has scheduled a public meeting for 7 to 9 p.m. March 12 at Northland Community and Technical College in Thief River Falls to take input on a number of hun...
3/4/13 at 1:57 PM
Honesty -- It's Still a Lonely Word
Note: This post is simultaneously published at This Woman Writes, the new name and new location of Middle Aged Plague. Transition -- it's never easy. I just finished reading one of those inspirationa...
1/24/13 at 5:31 PM Mr. Smith Stays out of Washington 11/15/12 at 12:33 PM
Something Different: A Community of Independent Thinkers 5/3/12 at 1:56 PM
North Dakota Legislators - did you have sex before marriage?
I was unaware that North Dakota legislators put a law in place in 2011 (that became effective in July 2012) that requires K-12 schools in North Dakota to include in sexual health curriculum "instructi...
1/17/13 at 10:38 PM Okay - who is the retiree with the 120 candles? 10/22/12 at 9:59 PM
It is time for the Herd to be heard... 9/8/12 at 1:11 PM
How did 2012 treat public employees?
It was a mixed bag, at best, according to Governing's Heather Kerrigan. Legal and legislative attacks on public employee unions -- which occurred most recently in Michigan as the state became the 24th...
12/13/12 at 1:51 PM Lower pay does not equal lean government 6/4/12 at 12:00 PM
Government is still not getting bigger; or Facts are Stubborn Things 5/24/12 at 10:45 AM
Tobacco use: still a problem
It's safe to say that over the past few decades, billions of dollars have been spent in the United States on reducing tobacco use. It has had an impact. The number of adults who smoke has declined st...
11/15/12 at 1:30 PM What's behind the whooping cough epidemic? 7/27/12 at 9:26 AM
More respect for chickenpox, please 12/19/11 at 3:31 PM
The Short Version To Handling Social Media PR Crises
It aint like it used to beway back in 2007. Back then if something blew up (figuratively or literally) within your company, you had time to prepare your cold, calculated, lawyer-driven statement for ...
10/29/12 at 7:35 AM YouTube: The New Cool Way To Say You’re Sorry 11/1/11 at 8:19 AM
When an Employee Tweeter Leaves, What Happens to the Followers? 9/29/11 at 8:59 AM
Religious Freedoms and Christianity in the West
Well, religious freedom, a topic I've covered elsewhere on the blog, continues to be an item that makes the news. For those who are interested in this larger, ongoing socio-religio discussion, I link ...
7/25/12 at 10:25 PM