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‘Shoot everything that wears a blanket’: Accounts recall carnage at Whitestone Hill

August 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WHITESTONE HILL – Vengeance was on the minds of the soldiers that day as they came upon a vast teepee village for a gathering of thousands of Dakota and Lakota Sioux. Continue Reading

Forgotten clash still divides: Was N.D.’s deadliest conflict, 150 years ago, a battle or massacre?

August 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WHITESTONE HILL — It stands as the deadliest conflict ever recorded on North Dakota soil. Continue Reading

Diagnosed at age 37

October 27, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Shari Droll battles cancer with help from friends and family
WORTHINGTON Thinking back to all of the people who helped her and her family out during her battle with breast cancer, Shari Droll smiled.
“My kids probably ate better than they normally do,” she said with a chuckle. “So many friends, family and co-workers brought us food and helped out in so many ways.” Continue Reading

Dance Academy preschooler battles cystic fibrosis

May 15, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Joens family to walk in Great Strides on June 4 for cystic fibrosis research
WORTHINGTON Each September since 1996, Kay Williams Prunty of Worthington’s The Dance Academy begins instructing her 200-some students in the basics of tap, ballet and modern dance, always anticipating the culminating May recital weekend at Memorial Auditorium. Continue Reading