North Dakota Outdoors and beyond
This weeks North Dakota Game and Fish Department webcast, Outdoors Online, is now online athttp://gf.nd.gov.NDGF wildlife division assistant chief Casey Anderson talks about the 2015 spring turkey season.Click here to Watch! Learn more about turkey hunting inNorth Dakota hereor herehttp://gf.nd.gov/hunting/smallupland/turkey...
January 29, 2015 - 10:04pm
While You Were In
This week's A&E section features a story about Doomtree, a wicked storm, a new album and a show today at Grandma's Sports Garden.
Meanwhile, Tony B. reviewed Doomtree's new album "All Hands."
Best Bets include "The Turn of the Screw," a Winter Dance Party revisited, a DSSO concert, a pre-Homegrown Homegrown-ish night of music and more.
I wrote a column about the finale of "Parenthood."...
January 29, 2015 - 6:43pm
Blue Cross Blue Shield of ND
Health insurance can be confusing. We're here to help. Here's an explanation of an often misunderstood health insurance term and what it means.
A COPAYMENT, or a copay, is a set amount you pay when receiving medical care. Patients are often asked to pay a copay when arriving for a doctor's appointment, or seeking other medical care.
HOW COPAYS WORK
The amount of your copay is listed on...
January 29, 2015 - 4:42pm
This week at my job at a Twin Cities charter school, I was asked to review their new discipline policy. In accordance with the state of Minnesota, and also the school's own standards, the document stretched 17 pages addressing everything from what constitutes (and how to respond to) food fights, firearms, bullying, sexual harassment, improper dress, etc.
It's good to cover your bases. But I al...
January 29, 2015 - 8:12am
Slowing the Racing Mind
I need to confess something to the blog reading world: I have started to exercise again.
Back in 2011, when I blogged almost daily, I also was exercising often. On August 20, 2011, I walked my first official 5k "race." Hours later, I lived out 30 minutes of terror at the hands of children throwing balls at the lever which then dunked me. The result of the dunk tank experience was a herniated d...
January 29, 2015 - 5:30am
UND picked up a verbal commitment from Honeybaked U16 forward Collin Adams on Wednesday night.
Adams is a draft pick of the Muskegon Lumberjacks in the USHL and has filled in for the U.S. Under-17 team at times this season.
Adams, a 1998-born forward from Brighton, Mich., had offers from a number of other different schools, according to SB Nation.
Very honored and excited to announce my commi...
January 28, 2015 - 11:11pm
Lend A Hand
Benefit for Jack Evavold will be held on Saturday, January 31 at the Eastgate Event Center (Gios) in Moorhead, MN. This event is for adults 21 and older, starting at 7pm with a pizza buffet, silent auction and dance. Stop by anytime between 7-midnight to show your support for Jack's family. Lend A Hand, a program of DMF, is providing up to $5,000 in matching funds. Learn more:www.dakmed.org/len...
January 28, 2015 - 10:59pm
This Woman Writes
There are certain things one simply does not discuss in church circles, and I really don't mean sex, alcohol, the f-word, or thong underwear.
As in most marriages, money is a topic thatcausesa lot of angst and disagreement, and within esoteric church community, tithing -- loosely defined as giving 10 percent of one's income (gross or net?) to the church building one attends on a weekly basis -...
January 28, 2015 - 8:24pm
Looking for a unique venue for your upcoming wedding? If youre a fan of the outdoors or are looking for an intimate setting, consider getting married in a park.
As with any wedding venue, there are pros and cons to park weddings. Its hard to beat a beautiful outdoor setting and often the natural beauty means you can save money on decorations for the venue. If saving money sounds good to you, t...
January 28, 2015 - 5:04pm