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Your own little personal frontier

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Do you know what is a lot different between our generation, and our parents and grandparents generation? It’s space.
Not space in terms of stars, planets, meteors, satellites, the moon and Buzz Lightyear. No, I’m talking about the difference in …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Jacobs: North Dakota’s Young kept CIA’s secrets

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

In the context of last week’s report on the CIA, a North Dakotan’s name comes to mind.
Milton Young “became a relatively important player as far as intelligence and the CIA and that kind of thing,” UND historian Jerry Tweten said.
Andrea Wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Jacobs: North Dakota’s Young kept CIA’s secrets

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

In the context of last week’s report on the CIA, a North Dakotan’s name comes to mind.
Milton Young “became a relatively important player as far as intelligence and the CIA and that kind of thing,” UND historian Jerry Tweten said.
Andrea Wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Have you noticed the sun has gone south for the winter? There are, like, only 15 minutes of daylight outside these days. And those minutes always seem to drop by between 1-1:15 each afternoon.
So when you take your after-lunch nap, you’re gonna mi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Zaleski: Badlands glow at Cowboy Christmas

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA
‘Cowboy Christmas” in this Badlands town was as down-to-earth and genuine as it gets. The tourist town at the entrance to the south unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park was in winter mode, which means few tourists were around. The str…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Zaleski: Badlands glow at Cowboy Christmas

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA
‘Cowboy Christmas” in this Badlands town was as down-to-earth and genuine as it gets. The tourist town at the entrance to the south unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park was in winter mode, which means few tourists were around. The str…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Holten: It’s good to be folksy

December 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Do you know what it means to be folksy? According to Mr. Dictionary, it means that you are simple and unpretentious in your behavior, like ordinary people. You are informal and affable; good-natured and easy to talk to.
In North Dakota, if you want …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Holten: It’s good to be folksy

December 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Do you know what it means to be folksy? According to Mr. Dictionary, it means that you are simple and unpretentious in your behavior, like ordinary people. You are informal and affable; good-natured and easy to talk to.
In North Dakota, if you want …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Holten: Lost another friend

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

We lost a classmate last week. That’s a big deal, because where I grew up — just a stone’s throw from the Montana and Canadian borders — there weren’t that many of us to begin with.
When we walked through the front doors of that old brick …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven: UAS test sites needed for safety

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last week, we saw news stories across the nation featuring new data from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the frequency of near accidents involving unmanned aircraft and commercial flights.
Near accidents are a serious issue, and I believ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com