THE NEW FORTY If they stay, they pay.
Well, it seems the City of Moorhead is contemplating a new approach to addressing sandbagging costs in areas that are offered buyouts. The new proposed approach focuses on homeowners who don't take th... Posted on 5/29/13 at 10:49 PM
MIDDLE AGED PLAGUE "It's Complicated."
I think I need to go back to school for retraining, because I find myself unequipped for the technical and methodological demands of modern life.
Specifically, I cant understand my phone bill.
It ... Posted on 7/12/12 at 4:56 PM
MODERN-DAY JANE Photographic Proof
I am hosting a get together tonight, and since I've been procrastinating, OF COURSE, and there is lots to do still, you are getting some photos today. Some of you might be relieved. But you don't have... Posted on 2/11/11 at 1:30 PM
STAFF BLOG THE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND Child services proposal rejected
I've been too busy to blog lately, so I'm catching up. Here was Friday's story:
BISMARCK Parents gave tearful testimony Thursday as they told state lawmakers about social services taking their chil... Posted on 9/19/10 at 8:58 AM
City officials say protecting Fargo from flooding this spring will take 1.3 million fewer sandbags than anticipated earlier this week, as a forecast released Wednesday by the National Weather Service spurred officials to dial back flood protection by 2 to 3 feet.
The Fargo-Moorhead Area Diversion Project may not have to wait for complete federal funding to get started.
Senate lawmakers Wednesday reversed a decision that said state funding can be used only for levee and dike protection until the full federal share of the cost is appropriated by Congress.
The Family Advocacy Center of Northern Minnesota is a serene environment in which children are examined and interviewed following instances of maltreatment and abuse. We talk with the executive director to get an idea of what the center does, and how predators “groom” their victims.
An undercover video that showed California cows struggling to stand as they were prodded to slaughter by forklifts led to the largest meat recall in U.S. history. In Vermont, a video of veal calves skinned alive and tossed like sacks of potatoes ended with the plant's closure and criminal convictions.
Congress' latest crack at a new assault weapons ban would protect more than 2,200 specific firearms, including a semi-automatic rifle that is nearly identical to one of the guns used in the bloodiest shootout in FBI history.
Forum Communications cites the permanent flood protection provided by the Sheyenne Diversion as a factor contributing to the healthy growth of West Fargo, N.D. And that is probably the case. But not all diversions look alike.
Indoor air, cropland soils and residential wells downstream of a Yellowstone River oil spill will be tested for contamination after residents raised concerns about hazards from the tens of thousands of gallons of crude that poured into the watercourse, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday.
I received the this Ask Your Government questions from a Wahpeton reader:
Q. I am wondering what the purpose of the “whistleblower protection” is? It is my recent experience that there is neither an investigation nor protection when you file for whistleblower protection. So, why waste my time and the North Dakota government’s time when nothing is done when this is filed?
Climate change is prompting the federal government to increase its scrutiny of oil and gas lease sales on public lands — a potential first step toward reining in greenhouse gas emissions from drilling.
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