February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized
A group of 12 local residents will leave Sunday for the African nation of Cameroon for a two-week mission trip.The trip will include building tin roofs for churches in the west central African country and sharing in fellowship. Ten members of the Tri…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
November 8, 2013 in Uncategorized
For the last couple of years, brightly colored rubber bracelets have been distributed as a fundraiser and promotional tool for Worthingtonâs International Festival.
Now, those same bracelets are being worn by the residents of Maasai villages in Ke…continue reading on dglobe.com
August 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO A dozen farmers and business owners from Africa are visiting farm equipment factories in the Midwest to study technology that might help them produce more soybeans and corn back home while manufacturers in the U.S. are hoping the visit could lead to new opportunities in a market that is expected to grow in coming years. Continue Reading
June 26, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON For Andrew Korba, 10, and his dad, Tom, the first 30 miles were relatively easy. Continue Reading
January 1, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald
Wallie Hardie’s family has been farming successfully in the Red River Valley since his great grandfather settled here. His operation has done well growing corn, soybeans and grains, and now he wants to extend that success. Continue Reading
December 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
After a visit back on the farm and what is hopefully a final surgery, Christian missionary with Children’s Cup and Beach native Mitch Hildebrant can’t wait to return home to Africa to continue the work he and his wife, Charlotte, began more than two years ago. Continue Reading
December 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
Kathryn Erickson’s fingers rarely have a moment’s peace. They’re always too busy sewing.
“My fingers have to keep busy,” said the avid seamstress. “Most of my life is spent sewing.” Continue Reading
September 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Officials with Dakotas-based Sanford Health are attending a medical conference in Africa this week that could set the stage for further expansion on that continent.
September 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SPEARFISH (AP) A group that created a popular Internet video about the brutal African warlord Joseph Kony is coming to South Dakota. Continue Reading
June 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
When Matt Greene grabbed the Stanley Cup, lifted it over his head and let out a big yell, his parents had no clue what was happening. Jim and Darcy Greene weren’t able to watch any of the Stanley Cup Finals as they were on a nearly four-week research trip in Benin a small country in West Africa.