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Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

Omdahl: The oil industry comes at great cost

December 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

North Dakota is on a euphoric high, with the oil industry pouring billions of dollars into the state treasury, mineral owners’ pockets and business ledgers. Western towns once written off as dead have sprung to life.
The state has gained worldwide…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Omdahl: The oil industry comes at great cost

December 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

North Dakota is on a euphoric high, with the oil industry pouring billions of dollars into the state treasury, mineral owners’ pockets and business ledgers. Western towns once written off as dead have sprung to life.
The state has gained worldwide…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND among lowest in Medicare hospital billings

May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota ranks among the bottom three states in Medicare hospital billings, according to data made public Wednesday in an effort to invite cost comparisons. Continue Reading

Affordability aim of Minnesota higher education budgets

April 9, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL It is time to make college more affordable for students, state lawmakers say. Continue Reading

Farm Bureau: Cost of Thanksgiving dinner increases only slightly

November 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON, D.C. The cost of the classic Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pumpkin pie and all the trimmings increased by less than one percent this year. Continue Reading

Expect small ’13 Social Security benefit increase

October 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON Social Security recipients shouldn’t expect a big increase in monthly benefits come January. Continue Reading

Cost of Neb., SD fires pegged at $3.2 million

September 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) The price tag for a series of blazes in northwest Nebraska and neighboring South Dakota has reached an estimated $3.2 million.
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OPINION: Editorial was wrong about cost of college

February 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The Daily Republic’s editorial, “Opulence is pricing some out of college,” was disturbing in that it criticized the state’s largest university for providing opportunities for students. Continue Reading