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Chambers Ford Bridge for Sale. Any Takers?
Belle Plaine, Iowa- Tama County: one of many Iowa counties that has more than two dozen pre-1945 bridges left in the state. This includes the steel truss Black Bridge spanning the Iowa River and the...
4/17/14 at 4:33 PM
Reminder: E-Cigarettes Follow Same Law as Regular Cigarettes in North Dakota
Fargo Cass Public Health would like to remind e-cigarette users and North Dakota businesses that e-cigarettes are prohibited in all places where smoking is not allowed under the law; and that smoking ...
4/1/14 at 1:36 PM Tobacco Compliance Checks Results 12/28/12 at 3:20 PM
Alcohol Compliance Check Results Announced 11/29/12 at 1:48 PM
Eastwood Elementary Raises $7,373 for Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity
A BIG thank you to the students, staff and teachers of Eastwood Elementary in West Fargo. They put on a penny drive that raised a whopping $4,373.98, which included a $1000 check as part ofBell Stat...
3/31/14 at 11:30 AM Public Relations Committee Spotlight 3/24/14 at 11:30 AM
These 6 Upcycled Projects Were Made Right at ReStore 3/10/14 at 9:27 AM
HBA announces Parade of Homes dates: April 24-27, May 1-4
The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead is proud to announce its Spring Parade of Homes dates, featuring more than 70 homes over two four-day weekends: April 24-27 and May 1-4. Sponsored by ...
3/18/14 at 1:09 PM 2013 sets record for single-family housing permits, total construction value 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
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
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
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