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Border may mean imperfect union for Minnesota gay newlyweds

May 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MOORHEAD, Minn. Celeste Carlson started scouting houses here months before she and her partner of six-plus years knew for sure their marriage would become legal in Minnesota. Continue Reading

Obama’s budget snubs F-M diversion

April 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO For the first time in four years, President Barack Obama’s annual budget proposal doesn’t provide funding for the Fargo-Moorhead diversion project, which the chairman of the Diversion Authority said may slow the project but won’t stop it. Continue Reading

Some parents say ‘redshirting’ kindergarten-age kids pays dividends

March 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

When most people think of “redshirting,” they think of first-year college athletes practicing with their teams, getting stronger and sitting out game day. But is a redshirt needed for learning letters, finger-painting and recess? It’s a choice more parents are demanding for their children as they look to give their kids an edge, according to a “60 Minutes” report last weekend. Continue Reading

Japanese in Fargo-Moorhead await word from loved ones

March 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

It was past noon Friday, and Ikumi Abe still hadn’t slept since hearing in the early morning hours about the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Her parents live in Sendai, a city of 1 million near the epicenter where 200 to 300 bodies were reportedly found, and she hadn’t heard from them Continue Reading

Polk County to wait on joining water group

October 26, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

CROOKSTON Just as their counterparts in Grand Forks County did a week earlier, Polk County commissioners decided Tuesday to go slow on a plan to form a new water group.
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Independent baseball: RedHawks reunion? F-M looking into move to American Association

October 5, 2010 in INFORUM

The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks could be reuniting with a few old friends next season. And the Northern League’s days might be numbered. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION — Diversion delay: A blessing in disguise

September 15, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

When it comes to persuading Minnesota, North Dakota and the nation of the diversion’s merits, a unified and valleywide approach is key. Continue Reading

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Northern League Championship Series: RedHawks put on major miles in quest for title

September 13, 2010 in INFORUM

The life of minor league baseball players has been eternally linked with the open road. Monotonous card games and baseball chit chat was almost all players had to keep busy on long, cramped bus rides. Continue Reading

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Northern League: RedHawks win, host Gary in semis

September 6, 2010 in INFORUM

KANSAS CITY, Kan. Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks manager Doug Simunic stood in the office of the visiting clubhouse, and talked about the recently finished season and the upcoming playoffs. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: How to convert diversion plan’s foes

August 23, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Can Fargo-Moorhead officials turn downstream opposition to their flood control plan into support?
You bet. Continue Reading