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Calling all past Women of the Year recipients!
As you may have read in our last blog post, 2013 marks the 40th annual Women of the Year event for the YWCA Cass Clay.Through Wednesday, March 6, we will be accepting nominations for this year's event...
1/25/13 at 8:59 AM Who in the Cass-Clay community inspires you? 1/10/13 at 10:44 AM
Look at Your Arm
Look at your arm. My stomach dropped, and I caught my breath as I read the one line text response from a friend. I blinked a few times and exhaled audibly as I let the words sink in. Look at your ar...
1/24/13 at 6:32 AM 40 Years…and a Re-post 1/22/13 at 9:48 AM
July and 31 Dresses 8/22/12 at 7:00 AM
The "puck bunny" label and how to avoid it
puck bunny (pk b-n) n. 1 A female who is primarily interested in the attractiveness of hockey players rather than in the game itself. 2 A female who goes to hockey games to hook up with the players. ...
1/15/13 at 6:28 PM
Adventures in Subbing pt 2: A Man in a Women's World
As a substitute teacher you'd expect I get to wear a few different hats and teach students of all ages. Indeed. But at the teaching placement company I work for these hats and age-ranges extend a litt...
12/11/12 at 10:05 AM Autumn in Minnesota...with Two French Women at a Winery 10/5/12 at 7:31 AM
Women in Underwear: American Style 8/3/12 at 9:10 AM
Violence Kills Women
Violence kills and disables as many women between the ages of 15 and 44 as cancer A powerful organization and idea for the human rights of girls. Adolescent girls have trem...
11/30/12 at 9:18 AM
Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity Dedicates Home Builders Care Build
Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity and Home Builders Care Foundation will hand a new homeowner their house keys for the first time at tonights Home Builders Care Build with Habitat Dedication. At 5:3...
10/15/12 at 10:48 AM Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity Hosts “Diva Day” 9/13/12 at 10:22 AM
Local Volunteers Celebrate National Women Build Week 5/11/12 at 1:21 PM
Michelle is my mom who is the strongest person I know.In the last 3-4 years she has gone through so much to include a neck injury that almost left her to be a quadraplegic, was diagnosed with Pancreat...
9/21/12 at 5:25 PM Tara Field 9/21/12 at 5:17 PM
Alma Pusic 8/21/12 at 3:31 PM
So, Was Jesus Really Married Then?
As some of you may already know, a recent paper about a rather unknown scrap of papyrus, dating from the fourth century and allegedly containing text that might be from the second century, has made so...
9/19/12 at 12:09 PM Engaging the ELCA in Post-Measure 3 Dialogue 6/18/12 at 1:54 AM
Look where I found some quirky and fun cakes - Areavoices Digest #86
What is this a picture of? It's a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, right? Wrong. Look again. It's actually a peanut butter and jelly sandwich...
8/15/12 at 3:05 PM Areavoices Digest #52 - Are women sabotaging their leadership through self-doubt? 11/2/11 at 1:36 PM
I am absolutely blown away 8/29/11 at 3:08 PM
Women's role in ag
Women are playing an increasingly diverse role in U.S. agriculture. I've written several stories about their growing prominence. Now, the Women in Agribusiness Summit promises "to address the challen...
8/14/12 at 3:37 PM
Please Stop Educating Me -- I Want to Learn Something
I am one of the 1 percent. Nah, I'm not talking money; when it comes to that I'm in another 1 percent, you know, the ones who re-use plastic grocery bags as spontaneous suitcases for overnight trips....
7/25/12 at 11:28 AM
Curried Buttercup Bisque
Buttercup is one of the most familiar and most popular varieties of winter squash. Along with acorn squash, it is a favorite of many cooks and gardeners in the Midwest. I've grown my share of butte...
6/28/12 at 1:00 PM
Gender bias in the halls of medicine?
Going to medical school is no guarantee for women doctors that they'll break through the glass ceiling, it seems. A new study by the University of Michigan Health System uncovered a $12,000-a-year gap...
6/15/12 at 3:21 PM
Was this Rush's Imus moment?
The radio star said he was just kidding about that vile remark he made about young women. It was a joke, you know, the kind he had told before. The big reaction against it amazed him. So people would...
3/3/12 at 7:19 PM House race gains more attention 8/3/10 at 9:58 AM
Fargo-Moorhead's Celebration of Women & Their Music
This coming Saturday (February 18th) is the Fifteenth Annual Celebration of Women and Their Music. Im not sure how I was unaware of this event until just this week since Deb Jenkins founded it in 19...
2/16/12 at 4:04 PM