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Planes, trains and camels: Minnesota man travels to 196 countries

November 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

John Rheinberger saved the hardest for last.
In his quest to visit every country in the world 196, by his count Rheinberger put off Somalia until last week. He arrived in Hargeisa, Somalia, on Saturday and returned to the Twin Cities on Wednesday afternoon. Continue Reading

Water for Worthington: Youth-led fundraiser aims for clean water

April 10, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

April 16 events coincide with Global Youth Service Day
WORTHINGTON It may seem like a drop in the bucket, but a group of highly motivated Worthington High School (WHS) students believe their efforts to raise $5,000 for clean water in developing countries will make a positive difference. Continue Reading

Traveling the world one country at a time

July 30, 2009 in Woodbury Bulletin

Current Lake Middle School and future East Ridge High School science teacher Nancy Berg and her husband Ryan set a goal for themselves nearly 31 years ago to visit 100 countries in their lifetime. They will reach that goal by the end of this summer. Continue Reading