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New York Times stories ignored oil boom’s benefits

December 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

The state of New York produced just 1,000 barrels of oil per day in 2013, but consumed almost 620,000 barrels per day of refined fuels, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Virtually every gallon of gasoline which New York motori…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

New York Times stories ignored oil boom’s benefits

December 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

The state of New York produced just 1,000 barrels of oil per day in 2013, but consumed almost 620,000 barrels per day of refined fuels, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Virtually every gallon of gasoline which New York motori…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Powers: Mike Zimmer about to drop hammer on Vikings

October 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

That thumping sound you hear this morning is Mike Zimmer bringing down the hammer at Winter Park.
He’s had enough.
“I’m just saying some of the things we’re doing lead to undisciplined play,” Zimmer said. “We’ve got to change a lot of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Powers: Mike Zimmer about to drop hammer on Vikings

October 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

That thumping sound you hear this morning is Mike Zimmer bringing down the hammer at Winter Park.
He’s had enough.
“I’m just saying some of the things we’re doing lead to undisciplined play,” Zimmer said. “We’ve got to change a lot of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Godfrey: My kind of problems

July 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

I like that “First World problems” has become such a popular phrase. It refers, of course, to things that can be seen as problems only by people who enjoy wealth and prosperity.
Even though its use is satirical, the joke serves as a good reminde…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Godfrey: My kind of problems

July 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

I like that “First World problems” has become such a popular phrase. It refers, of course, to things that can be seen as problems only by people who enjoy wealth and prosperity.
Even though its use is satirical, the joke serves as a good reminde…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Benson: 20 years ago, a sobering reality hit our universe

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

In March 1992, three astronomers, Carolyn and Eugene Shoemaker and David Levy discovered their ninth comet, hence its name, “Shoemaker-Levy 9.” The team determined that S-L9 was orbiting Jupiter now rather than the sun. Because Jupiter is a heavy…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sarah Speaks: A closer look at the Internet

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The invention of the Internet has become one of the greatest technological changes and has impacted the lives of Americans economically and socially.
In today’s world, almost anything can be found on the Internet and it has an impact on almost eve…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Burgess: Who’s the most famous North Dakotan?

January 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — For a state that claims to be “legendary,” you’d think there would be more famous people.
Spurred by a recent debate about the historical merits of Lawrence Welk’s boyhood home, a reporter set out last week to ask a lot of people a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Burgess: Who’s the most famous North Dakotan?

January 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — For a state that claims to be “legendary,” you’d think there would be more famous people.
Spurred by a recent debate about the historical merits of Lawrence Welk’s boyhood home, a reporter set out last week to ask a lot of people a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com