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Legislative notebook: Senate DFL not on board with surcharge
By Don Davis and Danielle Killey Senate Democrats do not want to place an income tax surcharge on the richest of the rich, but they are looking into expanding a new tax the governor wants on the to...
3/20/13 at 7:22 PM Political notebook: Gay marriage debate set Tuesday in committees 3/8/13 at 4:24 PM
Updated: Dayton asks federal government for storm loans 8/15/12 at 11:35 AM
FirstLink 2-1-1 Helpline needs your help!
PLEASE call your senator from your district, and ask them to support SB#2205. This would give $325,000 to help operate FirstLinks 24 hour Helpline in the next biennium. Here are just some of ...
1/30/13 at 12:13 PM Success Story #10 7/23/12 at 9:00 AM
FirstLink Community Volunteer Workshop 6/29/12 at 8:48 AM
Local CD Fundraiser
Christmas By The Lake is a CD sold each December to raise money for Northern Lights Foundation that supports children's cancer needs. This year it supports this cause and Flood Relief victims. It is s...
12/19/12 at 7:51 AM Mark Your Calender for This Fundraiser 12/10/12 at 8:16 AM
The Whole Story in 12 Words
A while back I was working on a story about the massive 2009 flood here in Jamestown for a company-wide project. The story ended up not getting used, but before it ended, we asked the project leader h...
9/25/12 at 9:24 AM Rainstorm Strikes Jamestown 8/14/11 at 4:02 PM
Flooding: Emergency Management Coordinator Interview 3/19/10 at 7:07 AM
SENATOR JOE GIMSE SELECTED TO BE CHIEF AUTHOR OF FLOOD RELIEF BILL
St. Paul -- Today the Senate Majority Leader, David Senjem (R- Rochester) announced that Senator Joe Gimse of Willmar will be the chief author of the flood relief bill that will be the focus of a Spe...
8/1/12 at 10:37 AM
Flood proved worth of electronic media
Duluth was treated to Mother Natures softer side during Grandmas Marathon weekend so much so that the News Tribune pointed it out in the headline of a follow-up story Monday. What she brought out ...
6/24/12 at 12:00 AM
Orthodox Church Preserved Through Duluth Flooding
The temple of the Greek Orthodox Church in Duluth, Minnesota was preserved from any serious damage in the recent flooding, despite high waters in the streets around it. Here is Fr. Timothy's descripti...
6/22/12 at 9:32 AM Rebuilding an Orthodox Temple After Minot's Flood in Light of the Ascension 5/25/12 at 8:54 AM
Photos of the Flooding of Minot's Orthodox Christian Temple 7/25/11 at 11:40 PM
From an early start to an early closure! The weather sure is finicky! Poplar Golf Course (WI) experienced the wrath of weather with the recent rains. The undulating Middle River normally winds around ...
5/29/12 at 6:21 AM
DIVERSION DISCUSSION: FEMA, corps 100-year flood definitions differ
FARGO - At what Red River level is a 100-year flood in Fargo-Moorhead? Scientifically speaking, the answer depends on the source of information: the Federal Emergency Management Agency or the U.S. Ar...
5/20/12 at 8:36 AM FEMA rules force removal of portion of levee in Oxbow 5/10/12 at 5:25 PM
DIVERSION DISCUSSION: Major businesses describe economic impact of F-M flooding 4/22/12 at 8:00 AM
Senior Honors Concert to Benefit Minot
The Concordia Orchestra is using music to help churches in Minot, N.D. The orchestra will receive a freewill offering at the Senior Honors Concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 24 in Memorial Auditoriu...
3/23/12 at 9:52 AM
Conrad has big goals for final to-do list
FARGO With a little more than 11 months until his retirement, North Dakota Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad has a busy to-do list he wants to tackle before leaving Capitol Hill. Conrad discussed his to...
1/18/12 at 11:27 AM GOP House hopefuls divided by details (updated w/ video) 12/15/11 at 11:55 AM
Local delegations want F-M diversion money in president's budget 9/21/11 at 3:25 PM
Areavoices Digest #55 - Talking Baseball and more
The snow might be starting to fall outside my window, but at Areavoices we're talking Major League baseball. I'm excited that one of our favorite bloggers, Chad Jacobsen of Twins Focus has taken on th...
11/30/11 at 4:45 PM Living with Water: Your thoughts and experiences wanted. 8/7/11 at 8:08 AM
Areavoices #37 - My Big Fat Greek Blog and more... 6/29/11 at 12:16 PM
A flood that would make even Noah turn and run
Massive floods are not only common on Earth but 3.5 billion years ago they raged across the Martian landscape. One of the most dramatic issued from a breach in a rift called Mangala Fossae. 'Mangala...
10/31/11 at 2:36 PM
Conference explores the story of water in North Dakota
BISMARCKFrom devastating droughts to ferocious floods, water has played a critical role in shaping North Dakotas history. A conference this week in Bismarck will explore that history in an effort to ...
10/25/11 at 4:15 PM Cities ask state lawmakers for flood protection funding 10/10/11 at 5:27 PM
North Dakota special session preview 9/20/11 at 11:38 AM
UND Staff Senate to deliver flood relief supplies to Minot State on Oct. 19
Remembering the aid they received following the devastating flood that hit Grand Forks and the University of North Dakota in 1997, a group of UND employees will deliver flood relief supplies to Minot ...
10/14/11 at 9:00 AM UND Student Government Sends Bus Full of Students to Minot to Help with Flood Cleaning 9/25/11 at 5:13 PM