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SAFE SCHOOLS, SAFE KIDS: Sobriety Monitoring Program
By School Resource Officer Wes Libner, Soputh HighSchool Wes.Libner@fargo.k12.nd.us Recently, I attended a meeting at Juvenile Court, where I became aware of an alternative sentencing program associat...
12/11/13 at 8:30 AM Community Award Winners 11/1/13 at 3:30 PM
Are we prepared? 3/25/13 at 7:34 AM
You Are Needed - December 9th, 2013
If you are interested in volunteering for one of these volunteer positions, call FirstLinks Helpline at 235-7335 (SEEK) or 2-1-1, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For additional opportunities not listed...
12/10/13 at 1:33 PM You Are Needed - December 2nd, 2013 12/3/13 at 1:12 PM
You Are Needed - November 25, 2013 11/26/13 at 12:46 PM
Forum Communications Co. rolls out rewards program for loyal newspaper subscribers
By Devlyn Brooks Forum News Service FARGO, N.D. - Forum Communications Co. knows that the value of loyal subscribers is measured in platinum. Thats right ... platinum. Thats why to reward its valu...
12/10/13 at 10:33 AM Forum Communications Co. Foundation awards 2013 scholarships 8/15/13 at 8:45 AM
Forum Communications Co. newspapers score big in annual Minnesota Newspaper Association contest 2/4/13 at 11:06 AM
Mystery Bridge 35: Deck Pennsylvania Petit truss bridge in Wisconsin
Pennsylvania petit truss bridges- one of the most used truss bridge types for long crossings of 130 feet and longer. As I wrote a few months earlier, Pennsylvania trusses were used as often as Pratt...
12/9/13 at 9:06 AM Petit Jean Bridge receives new home- for the third time! 11/22/13 at 6:18 AM
Jackson Street Bridge Update 18 November, 2013 11/18/13 at 6:31 AM
I can't sit still during a storm. I may act quiet but inside I am unsettled. It frustrates me to lose control of my environment and it is never more so that during a winter storm. It isnt that...
12/7/13 at 8:02 AM Letter to Dave 11/23/13 at 6:00 AM
Letter to Dave 7/20/13 at 5:13 AM
UND Center for Community Engagement Stone Soup Award winners announced
Grand Forks County Social Services was named outstanding community partner at a University of North Dakota awards ceremony Thursday, Nov. 14 that recognized community-university academic partnerships ...
11/15/13 at 9:25 AM Hathaway’s historical research wins Merrifield Competition at UND 5/29/13 at 7:49 AM
UND, Cass County partner for first Wellness Fair in Arthur, N.D., on Saturday 4/4/13 at 2:30 PM
November 4-8 is Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week
Fall is still here, but winter is right around the corner. Whether we really want to admit that or not is another question. In honor of Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week, we have compiled some res...
11/4/13 at 2:46 PM
A fun family Halloween activity
Are you looking for a fun family Halloween activity? Check out this year's Half Pint Haunt sponsored by the Grand Forks Historical Society. The Half Pint Haunt will be held this Sunday, October 27th f...
10/22/13 at 12:59 PM A Great Opportunity for Kids - School House Days 7/29/11 at 7:00 AM
UNICCO received healthcare supplies for Nimba County, Liberia
For fourteen years, Liberias civil war destroyed families, communities, and their ability to meet healthcare needs. Now the war is over, but the damage remains. People are left with poor living condit...
10/7/13 at 4:07 PM Giving Hearts Day: How To Get Involved! 12/7/12 at 2:00 AM
Drive Your Car, Ride Your ATV, Motorcycle or Hike for The Cause,Friday or Saturday
The Get-Er-done Recreation Club from Gordonis hosting its 4th Annual Pink Run on October 4th and 5th. fora $10 donation, participants visit 10 sponsoring businesses, collecting stamps for a ...
10/3/13 at 3:07 PM Financial Assistance 5/24/13 at 6:54 AM
Bowling For Breast Cancer 5/4/12 at 4:40 AM
That's one big elk!
Big news literally this past weekend from Kittson County, where Brad Penas of Moorhead bagged a massive bull elk in Caribou Township near the Roseau County line. According to Susan Lieberg, who sent...
9/15/13 at 9:49 PM Sunday open house marks 20th anniversary of Rydell Refuge 8/8/12 at 6:00 AM
Remembering Leon Wilson, an old deer hunter 7/25/12 at 6:00 AM
Junkfest or bust
The blog has been neglected as we prepare for Junkfest, a six hour frenzy of treasures with around 100 vendors. It's held at the Foster County Fairgrounds because it's the only place big enough for al...
9/5/13 at 6:47 AM Friday findings... 8/23/13 at 8:37 AM
Blue ribbon, baby...and the recipe, too! 6/28/13 at 7:40 AM
Professional courtesy or corruption?
When I lived in Southern California I became aware of the notion of professional courtesy for the friends and family of law enforcement. You just kept that officer's card next to your driver's license...
9/1/13 at 10:00 AM To those who rush in... 6/4/13 at 9:12 PM
Now you just stop right there Deputy Dawg... 1/16/13 at 9:27 PM
Proof that home builders care: HBA member serves as Project HOME coordinator
by Jenny Erickson, HBA Development & Project Coordinator Gary Opp, Opp Construction, has been proving that home builders care. He recently became involved in Project HOME, a three-bedroom duplex ...
8/27/13 at 12:00 AM Fall Home Show moves to Scheels Arena Sept. 27-28, features ‘kitchen magician’ 8/26/13 at 3:00 AM
43 houses on Fall Parade of Homes, Remodeled Home Tour includes 5 projects 8/20/13 at 7:50 PM
The long-awaited potato salad recipe
During the recent Nobles County Fair, I spent a few-hour stint at the Daily Globe booth, helping people take advantage of the fair special to renew their subscriptions, picking up a few story ideas fo...
8/21/13 at 6:28 PM Adventures in beerland 10/14/09 at 4:00 AM