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Get Ready For Summer By Being Prepared
The last days of school are upon us and the trees are almost all leafed out! Finally the calendar and Mother Nature are in alignment! I am shocked as always how fast a school year goes. I ...
5/24/13 at 9:57 AM
Putting it in context...
Troy Becker at The Forum created a map that illustrated the "swath of the Oklahoma tornado if it had hit the F-M area." The map quickly puts into context the breadth of the devastation in Oklahoma and...
5/23/13 at 9:43 PM The train always wins... 5/14/13 at 9:51 PM
I worry about this... 5/2/13 at 11:15 PM
UND Flying Team in national competition: second by inches
The University of North Dakota (UND) Flying Team took second with a score of 355, only four points behind the winner, out of 28 schools at the National Intercollegiate Flying Associations (NIFAs) Safe...
5/21/13 at 2:01 PM UND Flying Team wins top honors at Regional Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference 10/23/12 at 10:33 AM
UND director of aviation safety earns Hat in the Ring Society achievement award 10/19/12 at 4:20 PM
Legislative notebook: Legislature approves freezing college tuitions
By Danielle Killey and Don Davis A bill funding Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and the University of Minnesota systems freezes tuitions. Senators passed the bill 44-22 and the House 76-56 ...
5/17/13 at 8:45 PM Political notebook: GOP race for Minnesota governor off and running 4/29/13 at 9:55 AM
Legislative notebook: Lockout extension out 4/19/13 at 6:21 PM
Please, be safe out there
May is almost here, and the month will be crazy-busy for area agriculturalists. The late spring has delayed planted, so farmers and others involved in ag will face extra pressure this planting season....
4/30/13 at 9:16 AM
A deeper connection can also uncover new challenges. When you and your mentee are comfortable and connected, and things seem to be going well, it is common for challenges to arise. For example, your m...
2/7/13 at 11:00 AM Effective Recognition 10/16/12 at 9:08 AM
Help your teen stay safe on facebook
Have you seen yet another story in the news about an adult using a computer to lure a minor? This story was published on www.grandforksherald.com recently. "Grand Forks Police have arrested a paraed...
1/9/13 at 5:09 PM Talking with kids about school violence 12/15/12 at 12:07 PM
Halloween Safety 10/24/12 at 9:22 AM
A Perfect World
It seems that the start of each new year begins with a drop-shipment of brand new problems, this year is no different. I think many people will see these problems as humanities' imperfections that mus...
12/30/12 at 7:41 AM Five Acts of Farm Safety 6/23/11 at 11:41 PM
Ice time approaches on Lake of the Woods
The recent cold snap is like an early Christmas present for ice fishing enthusiasts, and a few die-hards already have taken their first steps onto frozen water on small lakes and shallower bodies of w...
11/26/12 at 12:42 PM New report ranks hunting among safest forms of recreation 12/6/11 at 3:33 PM
Traveling with Toddlers
Sometimes traveling with a toddler can be a struggle. Toddlers have their moments of course when they are impatient and can't sit still for very long. You can't expect your little one to be a perfec...
11/26/12 at 11:36 AM 5 Upcoming PIC Events 8/21/12 at 8:50 AM
Internet and Child Safety Talk 7/7/12 at 4:04 PM
Top 10 Food Safety Tips for the Holidays
Holidays are coming, that means parties and big family dinners. Don't give your guests a dose of food poisoning to take home with them.... According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention,...
11/15/12 at 8:32 AM
Hopefully you all have heard of the Safer Tomorrows intiative that has come to Grand Forks County. Safer Tomorrows is being brought to the community by the City of Grand Forks, the CVIC, Lutheran Soci...
10/12/12 at 11:01 AM
The facts about drowning
Maybe it's the early start to the warm season this year, or the hot summer that's driving everyone to seek relief at lakes and swimming pools. Whatever the reason, Minnesota is seeing a dismaying spik...
7/18/12 at 12:56 PM The case for motorcycle helmets 6/19/12 at 12:04 PM
Saved by the belt 10/21/11 at 3:54 PM
I was raised on a family farm; something that is becoming increasingly rare these days. I believe there are two characteristics that are almost completely unique to family farms and that is what make...
7/16/12 at 9:07 PM
stay safe on the water
Failure to wear a personal floatation device is the main reason people lose their lives in boating accidents. The National Safe Boating Council warns boaters that most drowning victims had a life jac...
6/14/12 at 4:50 PM staying safe on the water 5/22/12 at 8:22 AM
hunter safety classes 1/11/12 at 2:31 PM