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ND Senate approves funds for military caskets

February 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota’s Senate has approved a measure that funds military caskets for needy veterans. Continue Reading

Life ingrained in death: Garfield carpenter crafts pine caskets

January 22, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Just put me in a pine box.
It’s been said by many and sung by some, too. Roger Rosengren took that phrase to heart eight years ago when a fellow carpenter handed him a drawing and asked him to make a casket for his wife. Continue Reading

Casket firm brings jobs, hope to Pine Ridge reservation

October 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The company, owned by a group of investors led by the Wounded Knee Community Development Corp., is a landmark in economic development for a reservation where unemployment is almost 80 percent.
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Eco-friendly funerals make their way to Midwest

September 13, 2010 in INFORUM

Living green may mean looking to the future, but dying green has its roots in the past. Continue Reading