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You Are Needed- March, 3rd 2014
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 lis...
3/3/14 at 1:00 PM You Are Needed - February 17th, 2014 2/18/14 at 2:14 PM
You Are Needed - February 10th, 2014 2/11/14 at 1:03 PM
Question for the Forum: Parker or Not?
Side view of the bridge. Photos courtesy of Nathan Holth.In connection with the series on the dire state of Massachusetts' historic bridges and plans to demolish and replace them, here is a unique b...
2/18/14 at 2:30 PM Erie Canal Truss Bridges to be Removed 2/15/14 at 1:17 AM
Mystery Bridge 37: Truss Bridge in Christian or Greene County (Missouri)? 2/14/14 at 2:59 AM
Fourth Annual “Home is Where the Art Is” Set for February 22
Take a break from the cold and head over to The Spirit Room this Saturday, February 22for a night of art and fun. Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity will host its fourth annual Home is Where the Art is...
2/18/14 at 11:03 AM 5 Upcycled DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts from the Heart 2/14/14 at 11:28 AM
Giving Hearts Day: Spread Some Love With Habitat 2/7/14 at 11:40 AM
Healing from Groundwater Contamination in Washington County
In the next few weeks, select residents in Oakdale, Lake Elmo and Cottage Grove will receive letters in the mail from the Minnesota Department of Health asking them to participate in an important stud...
2/13/14 at 5:06 PM Ten Things You Might Not Know About Water Resources in Washington County 1/13/14 at 12:59 PM
Journey on Two Wheels 4/29/13 at 11:06 AM
2013 sets record for single-family housing permits, total construction value
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead released its 2013 year-end building permit report for Dilworth, Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo during a press conference Feb. 10. 2013 maintained posit...
2/10/14 at 2:37 PM Proof that home builders care: HBA member serves as Project HOME coordinator 8/27/13 at 1:00 AM
Fall Home Show moves to Scheels Arena Sept. 27-28, features ‘kitchen magician’ 8/26/13 at 4:00 AM
Search For A Champion
Champion Spark Plugsis ready to award $125,000 in racing sponsorships for the 2014 season in their "Search For A Champion video contest! 15 Racers will win $5,000 Champion sponsorships and move on to ...
1/7/14 at 7:23 PM Twists And Turns 4/7/13 at 1:19 PM
The Racing Life Promo 12/3/11 at 12:20 AM
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 9:30 AM Community Award Winners 11/1/13 at 4:30 PM
Are we prepared? 3/25/13 at 8:34 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 10:25 AM Hathaway’s historical research wins Merrifield Competition at UND 5/29/13 at 8:49 AM
UND, Cass County partner for first Wellness Fair in Arthur, N.D., on Saturday 4/4/13 at 3:30 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 3:46 PM
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 4:07 PM Financial Assistance 5/24/13 at 7:54 AM
Bowling For Breast Cancer 5/4/12 at 5:40 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 10:49 PM Sunday open house marks 20th anniversary of Rydell Refuge 8/8/12 at 7:00 AM
Remembering Leon Wilson, an old deer hunter 7/25/12 at 7:00 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 11:00 AM To those who rush in... 6/4/13 at 10:12 PM
Now you just stop right there Deputy Dawg... 1/16/13 at 10:27 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 7:28 PM Adventures in beerland 10/14/09 at 5:00 AM
Linked by a backyard fence and 4-H
The chain-link fence that envelopes my back yard does nothing to close me off from my immediate neighbors. We lean on the fence, toss balls over the fence, their dog runs under the fence and, well, du...
8/7/13 at 8:55 PM Stress farm survives election night 11/7/12 at 7:38 PM
Peanut producin', cotton-pickin', tobacco-tyin' North Carolina agriculture 11/1/12 at 4:44 PM
Remembering Ray Ganyo
NDAD remembers the late Ray Ganyo this week. Ganyo, 52, a Grafton, N.D.,native and Grand Forks resident, died Saturday at his home. Ganyo was paralyzed from the chest down in 1981 during a Texas c...
7/30/13 at 4:24 PM Who Escaped to the Lake in 2013? See for yourself 6/27/13 at 3:45 PM
2nd power chair welcome transportation for 'Speedy' 6/14/13 at 3:20 PM