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Teens asked to create safe driving TV spots

February 13, 2013 in DL-Online

As TV spots featuring Clydesdales, cars, talking babies and colas cue up for Super Bowl Sunday, Minnesota teenagers are creating their own TV commercials to promote traffic safety. Continue Reading

Watch videos of Super Bowl commercial favorites

February 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Watch some the Super Bowl commercial favorites. Continue Reading

Super Bowl ads were a sleeper event in 2012

February 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK (AP) The pressure was on. The tension was thick. And then, there were yawns in between.
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Mayville, N.D., insurance agent Jessica DeClercq plays her self in TV commercial

July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Jessica DeClercq’s first brush with television-induced celebrity came uninvited. But at least acting in a nationally televised State Farm Insurance commercial didn’t take her too far out of her comfort zone.
That’s because DeClercq is a State Farm Insurance agent in Mayville, N.D., and her star turn in the TV commercial “State of Regret” most likely will be a one-time event. Scroll to bottom of story to watch the State Farm Insurance commercial featuring Jessica DeClercq Continue Reading

Mayville, N.D., insurance agent Jessica DeClercq plays her self in TV commercial

July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Jessica DeClercq’s first brush with television-induced celebrity came uninvited. But at least acting in a nationally televised State Farm Insurance commercial didn’t take her too far out of her comfort zone.
That’s because DeClercq is a State Farm Insurance agent in Mayville, N.D., and her star turn in the TV commercial “State of Regret” most likely will be a one-time event. Scroll to bottom of story to watch the State Farm Insurance commercial featuring Jessica DeClercq Continue Reading

See videos of Super Bowl commercials

February 7, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Watch some the best and worst of the top commercials from Super Bowl 2011 below. Continue Reading&

Super Bowl ads: Eminem, Darth Vader, catering dogs

February 7, 2011 in West Central Tribune

YORK (AP) In the Super Bowl of advertising, Justin Bieber replaced Ozzy Osbourne and Joan Rivers became a GoDaddy girl. But a pair of commercials by automakers took the early trophy for online buzz. Continue Reading&

Vote for your choice for Greatest Super Bowl Commercial ever

February 5, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Many sports fans are waiting for the Sunday’s big game – The Super Bowl – especially Packer and Steeler fans. For other sports fans, watching the Super Bowl commercials is the most fun of the NFL’s championship game. Continue Reading&

Super Bowl commercial frenzy stretches far beyond the game

February 5, 2011 in West Central Tribune

The Associated Press
Advertisers are rolling out celebrities, animals galore and old favorites to capture the attention of more than 100 million people expected to tune in for Super Bowl XLV on Sunday. Continue Reading&

TV commercials shrink to match attention spans

October 27, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

TV commercials are shrinking along with attention spans and advertising budgets. The 15-second ad is increasingly common, gradually supplanting the 30-second spot just as it knocked off the full-minute pitch decades ago. Continue Reading