STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Senators' message to U is to be accountable
By Danielle Killey and Don Davis
Minnesota senators easily approved a higher education budget bill Wednesday 46-18, but debate made it clear they want to hold the public schools accountable for spendi... Posted on 4/18/13 at 9:18 AM
THE RACING LIFE Vintage Racing Videos
We love to watch vintage race footage! ("Vintage": Any race that's been recorded on VHS tape or previous formats.) This video is from the Jeff Hapala home video collection. It features racing from the... Posted on 4/15/13 at 2:10 PM
REAL OILFIELD WIVES When “Honey, Do” Becomes “Honey, I’ll Do it Myself”
On more than one occasion, I have read posts on the ROW Facebook page about things breaking or going wrong while the posters husband is on a hitch. Each time, I would shake my head and say, Wow. Tha... Posted on 3/26/13 at 8:46 AM
THE MINNESOTA BASHAW BLOG Where's My Remote Car Starter?
The temperatures are dropping in Duluth and when the temps drop it's time to warm up the car before you embark on your adventure. Unfortunately if you don't have a remote car starter it is illegal to ... Posted on 1/7/13 at 11:15 AM
BEST FRIENDS ND Free Carwash
Congrats to Jim who won our time sheet prize for this quarter. Thanks Jim for all you do and we hope you enjoy your free blue car wash from Simonson!... Posted on 11/6/12 at 10:08 AM
QUESTION: I accidentally backed my 2004 Buick LeSabre into a concrete curb on the passenger side. While driving home, I heard a loud "clunk-clunk-clunk" at every bump in the road. My local shop inspected the undercarriage, said the shocks were leaking and replaced them.
The bus will not take me where I must go. It drops me off nowhere near my eye clinic, blocks from the Grand Forks Public Library and Grand Cities Mall and clear across campus from attractions such as the North Dakota Museum of Art. (Speaking of the library: I really don’t care where the new library is built, as long as the bus will stop at the front door.)
ST. PAUL — Heavy snow is believed to have caused a ceiling to collapse at Maplewood Mall in St. Paul. Chad Capp, vice president of Shock Cellular, told KSTP-TV that a large piece of drywall dropped 25 feet on a kiosk Saturday morning. He believes it was because of heavy snow on the roof.
Two suspects were arrested Thursday for the murder of Jasmine Guevara, 16, Mitchell, S.D. Authorities identified the suspects as Alexander Salgado, 20, and a 15-year-old girl whose name is being withheld. Both originated from Fort Wayne, Ind., authorities said, but were living recently in Mitchell.
Seth Tupper and Melanie Brandert
, November 13, 2009
A Grand Forks man has been sentenced for burglarizing Walsh County, N.D., farmsteads and stealing a cash machine from a convenience store in Minto,, N.D. Gregory Nordrum was ordered to spend two years behind bars and three years on supervised probation. He also was ordered to pay restitution and $1,100 in fines and fees. The amount of restitution will be determined later.
A Lehigh Valley, Pa., environmentalist is pushing ahead with plans to power vehicles not with gasoline or diesel but with the moldy bread, banana peels and rotten meats that would otherwise be dumped in area trash heaps.
The all-new 2009 TL midsize luxury sedan isn't enough to pull Acura out of its decline, but it changes the trajectory slightly, turning a nosedive into something that could be salvaged with a good pilot at the controls. What is Capt. Chesley B. Sullenberger doing this week, anyway?
An initial charge of terrorizing against Harlan Enger, the Northwood, N.D., man who rammed his Geo Metro into the police chief’s four-wheel-drive squad pickup, was reduced to reckless endangerment, also a felony, in a court appearance Wednesday in Grand Forks.
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