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Bullheads and beginnings
We are creatures of habit; the type of clothes we wear, the way we drink our coffee, and even the place we sit in church. I have sat in the front on the left since going to church in Appleton, MN. I t...
6/10/13 at 5:23 AM
Three North Dakota cities receive Playful City USA designation
By Ryan Schuster Bismarck, Fargo and West Fargo are three of 217 cities from 43 states that have received the 2013 Playful City USA designation to honor local commitment to play and physical activity...
5/24/13 at 7:50 AM
Duluth Week, Discounts in Duluth
No snow, just sunshine, just a little fun. Let's get to know our city. I saw this in the paper this a.m. Wouldn't it be fun to visit tourist hot spots in Duluth you have never experiences? Su...
5/8/13 at 6:23 AM Mark Your Calendar for the This Event 5/1/12 at 4:47 PM
Port Cities Luncheon, Reserve Your Ticket 4/21/12 at 6:16 AM
If you have special needs, emergency preparedness plan should be high priority
With flood risks about to increase quickly in parts of the Northern Plains, and with a spring and summer of weather warnings ahead, the need for emergency preparedness becomes more apparent. Thats es...
4/24/13 at 12:02 PM Program provides financial option for life-enhancing gifts 11/27/12 at 2:57 PM
Adventures in Subbing: Inner City School pt 2
Part one was about the hoopla; this post is about the nuts and bolts of the student struggles in North Minneapolis. When the 6th and 7th graders I taught this day eventually got down to work (which t...
2/14/13 at 9:03 AM Unknown Ordinances: Why Fines Aren't Fine for Budget Use 5/16/12 at 9:33 AM
Neighborhood Spotlight #1: The Character 3/9/12 at 4:40 PM
Duluth-area leaders bring a message of thanks to Capitol
ST. PAUL Previous years visits to the state Capitol by Northeastern Minnesota community leaders included requests to fund projects such as an airport terminal, a hockey arena, an intermodal transpo...
2/14/13 at 12:00 AM Duluth gets $285,000 grant to assist Georgia-Pacific workers; offer for plant site rejected 11/30/12 at 6:38 PM
Sidewalks are for everyone, now and later 9/26/11 at 11:00 PM
Tobacco Compliance Checks Results
On Thursday, December 27, the Cass County Sheriffs Department, with assistance from Fargo Cass Public Health, conducted tobacco compliance checks. In Cass County, 15 businesses were checked and four f...
12/28/12 at 2:20 PM FCPH Encourages Residents to Take Action to Live Longer, Healthier Lives 3/29/12 at 10:53 AM
Storytelling gains a new platform: Q&A with founder of 'The Tell'
Charly Haley, MSUM Multimedia Journalism FARGO, N.D. While a project out of New York City may have sparked Laura Eglands recent creative venture, stories and people from Fargo-Moorhead are what cu...
11/20/12 at 10:24 AM F-M residents dream big for Moorhead’s downtown 4/24/12 at 11:08 AM
Downtown revival brings controversy to one-way avenues 3/29/10 at 2:00 AM
2012 Legacy Leader Speaks About Community
2012 Legacy Leader Bruce Furness Acceptance Speech at the Second Annual Meeting, held Sept. 20, 2012 Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for your presence here today and thank you for you...
9/26/12 at 2:44 PM
Another New Face!
Last week our newest addition to the Arts Center family was our new raku kiln, this week we introduce you to our newest staff member - Jessica Christy. Jessica takes on the position of Education Coor...
8/21/12 at 10:46 AM
mama mondays: olympics prompts memories of track days
I missed the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympics 2012 and was beginning to feel I had too many other obligations to sit tight long enough to get through any of the events. Then came my surprise...
8/19/12 at 11:01 PM faith fridays: trusting God with the details 8/9/12 at 11:07 PM
mama mondays: first plane ride 8/5/12 at 11:03 PM
Well Done, Mayor Menino!
I want to be a public official someday so that all of the mistakes I make can be swept under the rug by saying, I make mistakes all the time. Thats a Bender-ism. In fact, why wait until I am a public ...
7/27/12 at 6:30 AM Hidden Treasures 6/20/12 at 6:30 AM
Rural Reflections Radio
Here is this week's Rural Reflections Radio, Living in the Country ...
6/14/12 at 8:42 PM Rural Reflections Radio 11/17/11 at 10:32 AM
My vivid imagination, in conjunction with a Type Triple A, drive-it-to-the-ground personality, means that I conjure up all sorts of dire and dreadful scenarios for any given set of actual facts. The l...
6/14/12 at 11:47 AM Something Different: A Community of Independent Thinkers 5/3/12 at 1:56 PM
The Problem with Soccer in Germany Part 2: Fan Behavior- How the German Soccer Leagues should crack down on fan violence
Going to a soccer game on a Saturday at a German soccer stadium is a ritual for at least 10 million fans. For 90 minutes they enjoy the company of their friends and family, cheering for their favori...
6/7/12 at 3:30 AM Copenhagenization: The contagion that could change the way we think of bicycles 10/24/11 at 9:17 AM
The City of Lights 5/12/11 at 5:27 PM