October 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
FULDA Interstate Power and Light Company, an Alliant Energy company, is helping an ethanol plant in southwestern Minnesota save energy with a new fan system. Heron Lake BioEnergy earned a substantial rebate check from Alliant Energy for work to convert its coal-fired boiler system to natural gas, and reduce electrical use at the same time. Continue Reading
June 19, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
School district asking for help to repair building, replace worn equipment
FULDA The Aquasize group in Fulda hasn’t been able to meet since January, but most of the members are getting quite the workout these days by scrubbing, cleaning and painting. Some are even making their husbands help. Continue Reading
June 12, 2012 in The Osakis Review
The city of Osakis is planning ahead for the upcoming emergency radio system transition to 800 megahertz.
Master technician Randy Hittle with CenterPoint Energy presented a $2,500 grant to Osakis Police Chief Chad Gulbranson at the June 4 Osakis City Council meeting. Hittle specializes in field services in the Osakis and Alexandria areas. Continue Reading
June 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The NCAA will meet next week to discuss the possibility of allowing visors in men’s college hockey next season. An NCAA study showed that 83 percent of college hockey players preferred a three-quarter visor, which covers the nose and cheek bones. Coaches also are nearly unanimous in their support of the visors. Continue Reading
June 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
High Plains Equipment operates in an area hurt by years of flooding and in an industry in which independent agricultural equipment dealers are increasingly unusual. Continue Reading
March 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Taylor Public School officials requested money from the Stark County Park Board for a new playground, but commissioners want to see how much cash the school can raise on its own before contributing. Continue Reading
March 1, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
The day before Tuesday’s big snowstorm hit, a timely topic popped up at the Alexandria City Council: A request for snowplow equipment.
“Do you think you could get it hooked up by Wednesday?” joked Alexandria Mayor Dan Ness to Bryan Bjorgaard, public works coordinator.
The equipment, which the council voted 5-0 to purchase for $87,478, should come in handy next winter. Continue Reading
February 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Oil, shovel-loaders, agricultural tractors and wheat led the way to a 33 percent jump in the value of North Dakota goods being sold to foreign countries in 2011, according to the U.S. Commerce Department. Continue Reading
February 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON The District 518 Board of Education approved the purchase of long-distance learning equipment for a new high school nursing course which will be introduced during the fourth term of this school year. Continue Reading
February 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic
LAKE ANDES Students, residents, alumni, friends and family have voted more than 1 million times to place Lake Andes at No. 4 in a national contest to improve its aging city park.