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Repairing power in NYC rewarding, frustrating for N.D. man

November 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

On Brad Weninger’s first trip to New York, the days were long, the work was treacherous and a cot in an empty office building qualified as luxury accommodations. “It was frustrating and rewarding all at the same time,” said Weninger in a phone interview this week. “It’s been a great experience.” Continue Reading

Power line to Grand Forks scrutinized still

February 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Handful of opponents say new route neededA small handful of people living along or near the 345-kilovolt transmission line that Minnkota Power Cooperative is proposing to run from Center, N.D., to Grand Forks testified Monday that the project still doesn’t address all environmental or other issues. Continue Reading

N.D. teacher earns state honor for history work

December 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Janice Harildstad, a fifth-grade teacher at Carrington Elementary School, was recently named the 2011 North Dakota History Teacher of the Year by the State Historical Society of North Dakota. The award is co-sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, HISTORY and Preserve America. “I just feel I’m doing my job as best I can,” Harildstad said. Continue Reading

Kleinsasser: Big Sky issue might mean it’s time to ‘move on’ with Sioux nickname issue

August 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Vikings tight end and former University of North Dakota standout Jim Kleinsasser has been keeping up with the ongoing debate that has been swirling around the campus he once roamed, and though he was always proud of the nickname, the 1998 team captain stated that it might be time to turn the page. Continue Reading

Kleinsasser: Big Sky issue might mean it’s time to ‘move on’ with Sioux nickname issue

August 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Vikings tight end and former University of North Dakota standout Jim Kleinsasser has been keeping up with the ongoing debate that has been swirling around the campus he once roamed, and though he was always proud of the nickname, the 1998 team captain stated that it might be time to turn the page. Continue Reading

Carrington couple start out with flower gardens, expand into winery

July 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

What started as flower gardens has grown into Dakota Sun Gardens and Winery on their Bruce and Merleen Gussiaas farmstead near Carrington, N.D. Continue Reading

Racoon encounter ends wrestling tourney for N.D. team

February 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A raccoon ended Carrington’s bid for a fourth consecutive championship in the North Dakota Region 2 dual high school wrestling tournament. Continue Reading&

Souhan: Kleinsasser in almanac status in the NFL

October 24, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Jim Kleinsasser caught a quick pass last Sunday, steamed downfield and veered toward the hash marks, making a defensive back miss.
“‘Cut’ would be a bold statement,” Vikings coach Brad Childress said. “It was more like an ‘ooze.’ ” Continue Reading