NDAD INSIGHTS Oslo, Minn., site of Sandy Puttbrese benefit today
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, a benefit at the Oslo (Minn.) Community Center will provide a spaghetti feed, bake sale and silent auction, all toward helping Oslo American legion Auxiliary member and G... Posted on 11/18/12 at 10:01 AM
REGGIE TALES Oslo's Secret
It's quite possible that the good people of Oslo, Minnesota won't appreciate me letting thousands hundreds of people in on their well kept secret, but here goes.
If you like good pizza, and you hap... Posted on 10/31/12 at 9:24 AM
ASTRO BOB Jupiter and Venus dazzle and a cosmic gift lands in Norway
Slip-slidin' away. Always liked the title of that Paul Simon song. This week you can watch Jupiter slip slide under Venus in the west in evening twilight. For months now, Jupiter stood aboveVenus, b... Posted on 3/13/12 at 9:15 AM
Chris Rosebrough, an Indianapolis theologian known nationwide for his web-based Internet radio show will conduct a seminar 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. to noon Sunday in Kongsvinger Lutheran Church, rural Oslo, Minn.
The anti-Muslim extremist who confessed to a bombing and youth camp massacre that killed 77 people in Norway has told investigators he also considered attacking other targets linked to the government or the prime minister's Labor Party, police said today.
A dreadlocked teenage musician who made it onto a television talent show. A secretary who might have survived if her bicycle hadn't been in the shop. A gentle young man whose last phone conversation with his father broke off with the words, "Dad, someone is shooting." All were among the 76 victims of Friday's bombing in downtown Oslo and the island summer-camp shooting spree that followed.
Karl Ritter and Louise Nordstrom
, July 26, 2011
In all, at least 92 people were killed in the twin attacks that police are blaming on the same suspect, 32-year-old Norwegian Anders Behring Breivik. "He has confessed to the factual circumstances," Breivik's defense lawyer, Geir Lippestad, told public broadcaster NRK. Lippestad said his client had also made some comments about his motives.
Ian MacDougall and Louise Nordstrom
, July 23, 2011
Displaced flood refugees — about half of Oslo, Minn.’s 367 residents — come home The Red River here has fallen just slightly from its crest, but enough so that the town population has risen dramatically.
UND’s ScanEagle soars near Oslo to gather flooding data On a dry road surrounded by miles of floodwaters from the Red River, with 20 mph winds gusting to 30 mph, UND researchers Wednesday successfully launched ScanEagle, a small remotely piloted aircraft that will help gather flood data.
Maybe the Chinese have the answer for river ice jams.
Floating ice jammed a section of the Yellow River last week in North China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region, prompting an aerial assault. Six air force planes dropped 48 bombs to blast apart the ice flow, the Chinese news agency Xinhua said.
Cities start flood-fighting preparations The Red River is expected to reach between 47 and 49 feet next week in Grand Forks-East Grand Forks, perhaps as early as Monday or Tuesday.
The river passed the 28-foot flood stage early Monday.
Warren-Alvarado-Oslo had to forfeit its regular-season high school football game against Fosston earlier this year because the team was hit hard by the flu bug.
The Greyhounds showed Friday what Warren-Alvarado-Oslo missed the first time around.
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