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Couples in crisis: Response to life’s trials has made 1 couple’s relationship stronger

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

AMENIA — Dana and Bill Stansbery have been together for 16 years and married for 10.
Dana says they have a very good friendship, that they’re “buddies.”
The Amenia couple met and started dating in high school. Little did they know when they…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Couples in crisis: Response to life’s trials has made 1 couple’s relationship stronger

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

AMENIA — Dana and Bill Stansbery have been together for 16 years and married for 10.
Dana says they have a very good friendship, that they’re “buddies.”
The Amenia couple met and started dating in high school. Little did they know when they…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gay couples ready for married rights

May 16, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota’s gay community never has known such joy.
That joy showed Tuesday night as American and rainbow flags flew in front of the state Capitol when Minnesota became the 12th state to embrace same-sex marriage. Continue Reading

Wife’s death separates couple after 75 years of marriage

February 8, 2013 in EOT Focus

At age 23, Clifford Bjerke’s mother was worried he’d become an old bachelor. So she sent him down the road to visit young Mildred Warwick, the only girl she knew worth marrying. Continue Reading

Area couples successfully balance working together with their relationships

September 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Couples who are employed at the same place and enjoy healthy relationships have mastered the art of balancing their work and personal lives. One of the keys to success seems to be having separate areas of responsibility. Others are communicating well and letting go of the small stuff. Continue Reading

Single on Valentine’s Day?

February 11, 2012 in West Central Tribune

For couples, Valentine’s Day is a chance to celebrate the love you share with another person. If you’re not part of a couple, however, the whole day can be a depressing reminder of all that’s missing in your life.
But it doesn’t have to be. Continue Reading

Proposed 1-year N.D. divorce waiting period becomes study

February 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A proposed one-year waiting period before North Dakota married couples could get a divorce has been removed from a state Senate bill. Continue Reading

Sex and Scripture: Christians extend exploration of faith into bedroom

December 13, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

There may be some churchgoers who fit the stereotype of a repressed prude who can only shuffle awkwardly and stare at his or her shoes when the topic of sex arises. Continue Reading

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ND officials plan offset to federal tax change

September 14, 2010 in INFORUM

BISMARCK North Dakota lawmakers and Tax Commissioner Cory Fong promised Tuesday to take steps to ensure that married couples don’t pay more in state income taxes next year if Congress allows some federal tax cuts to expire.
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