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Baumgarten: It just isn’t the same

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s been at least six months since I saddled up the old horse and took him for a ride. Doc, a solid chestnut gelding, has been the herding horse at the Baumgarten ranch for years. He can get a little high-strung, but he always seems to know which …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Godfread: Amendment assumptions are fundamentally flawed

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

I read with great interest the recent letter from Steve Adair and Naomi Thorson about their interpretation of the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment. It included several fundamentally flawed assumptions that need to be corrected.
Among them:
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Godfread: Amendment assumptions are fundamentally flawed

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

I read with great interest the recent letter from Steve Adair and Naomi Thorson about their interpretation of the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment. It included several fundamentally flawed assumptions that need to be corrected.
Among them:
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Bresciani: ND schools rank strong nationally

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Higher education continues to be a hot topic around the country, with ever more media coverage, blog posts, ranking publications and editorial pundits weighing in.
In this environment, families trying to evaluate higher education institutions are un…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Brock: Modern inventions are more for pleasure than necessity

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

The longer I live, there is a growing list of inventions that I never could have imagined.
Most fail in comparison to the amazing new things my grandparents witnessed in their life, like automobiles, tractors, airplanes, spaceships, running water, e…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Brock: Modern inventions are more for pleasure than necessity

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

The longer I live, there is a growing list of inventions that I never could have imagined.
Most fail in comparison to the amazing new things my grandparents witnessed in their life, like automobiles, tractors, airplanes, spaceships, running water, e…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago

Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Looking Back: 1989 – Luverne wins veterans home approval

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago

Minnesota West President Richard Shrubb was a finalist for the presidency of Johnson County Community College in Kansas.

The Okabena Club, an area women’s group, celebrated its 100th birthday with a get-together.

The annual Bi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Patrick Hope: It’s hip to be Square

April 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Originally, this was going to be a column about the power of happy endings in games. It was going to be at least partially inspired by how silly and contrived the last episode of “How I Met Your Mother” was solely to give us something like a happ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Jackie Hope: Ready for the Peeps show?

April 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Know what’s the best thing about Easter? OK, the second best thing, next to the Resurrection.
Peeps!
Those squeezy, sweet and sugar-coated Easter treats made of fluffy, stuffy, marshmallow puffy goodness are a surer sign of spring than any amount…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com