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Auction will benefit hurricane victims

November 14, 2012 in DL-Online

More than a week after Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore on the east coast, residents are still dealing with widespread power outages and the destruction of homes and businesses, with another threatening storm predicted later this week. Continue Reading

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September 7, 2012 in DL-Online

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‘STORAGE WARS’ – Hundreds gather west of Park Rapids in hopes of finding treasure

May 10, 2012 in EOT Focus

Hubbard County got its own taste of the hit A&E show “Storage Wars” Saturday. Hundreds of people swamped DLI Storage west of Park Rapids to participate in an auction of delinquent storage units. Continue Reading

Famous print ‘The Scream’ projected to sell for $80 million at New York auction

May 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

One of the art world’s most recognizable images Edvard Munch’s “The Scream” could sell for $80 million or more when it is auctioned at Sotheby’s on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Minnesota Historical Society bidding on 1932 Lindbergh ‘wanted’ poster

March 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The poster is a tie to one of the most famous crimes of the last century and features photos of the 20-month-old, curly-haired boy who was snatched on March 1, 1932, from a bedroom in aviator and Minnesota native son Charles Lindbergh’s Hopewell, N.J., home. Continue Reading

Nelson County Arts Council to hold Winter Art Auction

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Nelson County Arts Council Winter Art Auction, orginal work by area artists sold to benefit summer arts program for young people, will be March 18 at the Pekin Auditorium in Pekin, N.D. Continue Reading

McFather of our country: McNugget resembling George Washington nets $8,100 on eBay

March 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Rebekah Speight of Dakota City, Neb., sold the three-year-old McNugget to raise money for a drive to raise $15,000 and send 50 children to summer church camp in Sioux City.
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$2 million expected auction haul from Inherited comic collection

February 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The collection includes 44 of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide’s list of top 100 issues from comics’ golden age. “The scope of this collection is, from a historian’s perspective, dizzying,” said J.C. Vaughn, associate publisher of Overstreet. Continue Reading

Auction for oil lease rights raises $85 million for school trust

February 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

An auction for the rights to drill for oil on North Dakota state lands raised $85.3 million on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Lump in the road: Woman pens children’s book based on personal breast cancer experience

December 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

HARDWICK Yvette VanDerBrink is continually losing her marbles. In fact, she gives them away.
But Yvette always has more in her pocket, a reminder of the cancerous lump she found in her breast in 2007.
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