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ND passes version of Florida’s ‘Caylee’s Law’

April 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota is the latest state to pass its own version of Florida’s Caylee’s Law. Continue Reading

A new way of staffing

February 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

In a city and state with more jobs than people, Payroll Management Inc. is looking to correct that.
The Florida-based staffing company first came to North Dakota to help with cleanup after the Souris River flooded Minot, said Jessica Hoyal, mid west regional manager. Continue Reading

ND considering version of Florida’s ‘Caylee’s Law’

January 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota is the latest state to consider its own version of Florida’s “Caylee’s Law,” with state lawmakers pondering a bill that would require caregivers of children to meet deadlines in reporting children missing or dead. Continue Reading

Disgraced former DSU president resurfaces

December 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

After being fired from his position as Dickinson State University president last year, Richard McCallum surfaced recently as a candidate for another collegiate president position. Continue Reading

Bibles and booze mix Sunday mornings at iconic bar

August 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

On a balmy Sunday morning at the Flora-Bama Lounge, Package and Oyster Bar, barkeeps set up their stations as churchgoers filtered in. For one hour every Sunday, the Flora-Bama is home to about 450 regular congregants of Worship at the Water, an outreach service of the Perdido Bay United Methodist Church. Continue Reading

Brothers reunited after adoptions 80 years ago

August 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

They were little children, just 2 and 4 years old, when the brothers last saw each other in 1932. Continue Reading

SD tip led to arrest of Fla. father, son for synthetic drug manufacturing

August 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ODESSSA, Fla. (AP) Authorities say a father and son face federal charges for making and selling synthetic drugs in a Pasco County industrial park.
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Advertising’s looking more like us; companies hope older models lure older customers

July 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Hey, baby boomers and retirees. If you think you’re seeing yourself reflected in more ads lately, you don’t have to check your vision. In a shift from what has been predominantly a youth-driven culture, advertising is looking more like us with gray hair, curves and crow’s feet as companies are increasingly booking older models to court older consumers. Continue Reading

Advertising’s looking more like us; companies hope older models lure older customers

July 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Hey, baby boomers and retirees. If you think you’re seeing yourself reflected in more ads lately, you don’t have to check your vision. In a shift from what has been predominantly a youth-driven culture, advertising is looking more like us with gray hair, curves and crow’s feet as companies are increasingly booking older models to court older consumers. Continue Reading

Rural Spicer, Minn., man drowns in Lake Florida

July 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Kandiyohi County Sheriff has identified a 70-year-old man who drowned in Lake Florida Wednesday afternoon as James Toth, of rural Spicer. Continue Reading