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Brock: Legislating morality is better left alone

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

I was taught and believe that rule No. 1 in business is the customer is always right, and rule No. 2 is to see rule No. 1. That being said, there are some folks you can’t afford to have as customers. I’ve often seen signs on a cash register that …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Faces of the Boom: Arizona man and his RV adapting to frigid temps

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — In Arizona, Bill Ferguson used aluminum foil on the windows of his RV to keep out the heat and sun during hunting trips.
Now in his first North Dakota winter living in that RV, the foil is just one layer of insulation keeping out the c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Faces of the Boom: Arizona man and his RV adapting to frigid temps

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — In Arizona, Bill Ferguson used aluminum foil on the windows of his RV to keep out the heat and sun during hunting trips.
Now in his first North Dakota winter living in that RV, the foil is just one layer of insulation keeping out the c…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND rare red state with GOP governor moving ahead with Medicaid expansion

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Their weather may not have much in common, but when it comes to politics, Arizona and North Dakota aren’t that far apart.
Both states lean heavily Republican, led by Republican governors with state Legislatures controlled by GOP super…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND rare red state with GOP governor moving ahead with Medicaid expansion

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Their weather may not have much in common, but when it comes to politics, Arizona and North Dakota aren’t that far apart.
Both states lean heavily Republican, led by Republican governors with state Legislatures controlled by GOP super…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The Hiking Grandpa: Bill Andrus spends winter hiking in Arizona

July 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Bill Andrus likes to hike and bike along burrow trails or through cactus in quest of an unexplored Arizona canyon or ravine. Continue Reading

Smokejumpers say nothing beats rush of one of the toughest jobs

July 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN Being a smokejumper is one of the toughest jobs. There may be only one job that’s tougher being a smokejumper’s mother. Continue Reading

Arizona executives sentenced in ND bank fraud case

June 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Two executives from a defunct Arizona mortgage lender have been sentenced to federal prison on charges they swindled Bismarck-based BNC National Bank out of at least $26 million. Continue Reading

Former AZ deputy pleads guilty in assault in ND

May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO An Arizona sheriff’s deputy accused of driving to North Dakota and assaulting a man who had an affair with his wife has pleaded guilty to felony aggravated assault. Continue Reading

Ariz. Powerball jackpot winner’s name released

December 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PHOENIX The second winner of the $587.5 million Powerball jackpot is a 37-year-old electronics industry professional who grew up in a modest home in Pennsylvania and moved to an affluent Phoenix suburb last year before striking it rich in the lotto.
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