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McGregor: Midgets’ McChesney eyeing West Region Tournament return

January 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson freshman Mike McChesney couldn’t have had a finer start to his high school career. Continue Reading

Areavoices: A recipe for potty training success

September 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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Make the wise choice to avoid lifestyle inflation

September 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

When my wife and I first got married, we lived on a meager income. We lived in a run-down two-bedroom apartment and ate Hamburger Helper more than I’d care to admit. We managed to get by and live a happy life, even though we didn’t have cable, rarely ate out and shared a cell phone.
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Editorial: An ‘important’ public conversation

September 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Many would agree that Lake Okabena is Worthington’s most asset, yet every year its overall condition is a subject of common complaint. Continue Reading

‘Once in a blue moon’ happens tonight

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Tonight is the blue moon. Of course, it won’t actually be blue unless you happen to be near a volcano. Volcanic ash and forest fires can turn the moon blue. The secret? It’s the ash. Continue Reading

Four ways to reduce back-to-school stress

August 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Whether it’s the first full day of kindergarten, the start of senior year or time to leave for college, getting back into the routine of school is a transition. And let’s be honest: Transitioning back to school in the fall can be stressful. These four tips will help smooth over some of the most common rough spots during that first week of school.
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Ten easy steps to a green home

July 24, 2012 in DL-Online

There are plenty of things you can do in your home right now to make your home more energy efficient that will save you money, shrink your home’s carbon footprint, and won’t cost you a dime.
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Ten easy steps to a green home

July 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

There are plenty of things you can do in your home right now to make your home more energy efficient that will save you money, shrink your home’s carbon footprint, and won’t cost you a dime. Continue Reading

New study hints loneliness can play a big role in person’s health

July 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune

New study hints loneliness can play a big role in person’s health
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Take small steps toward solving money problems

June 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Many people think there is a top secret solution to solving their money problems.
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