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Regional dialects reflect history, culture

January 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — English may be the dominant language spoken throughout the United States, but that doesn’t mean we all speak the same dialect. Each region of the country has many words and phrases of its own.
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German Visiting Delegation?

March 28, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

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German visitors expected in 2013

November 29, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON A delegation from sister city Crailsheim, Germany, is scheduled to visit Worthington May 18-25, 2013. Continue Reading

New agreement, new rift: 23 EU nations back ambitious treaty to rescue euro, with Britain’s opposition

December 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

While the deal could help save the euro, the political implications of a new rift are enormous. Germany and France had hoped to persuade all 27 EU countries to agree to change the treaty that governs their union. Britain’s leaders argued that the revised treaty would threaten their national sovereignty and damage London’s esteemed financial services industry. Continue Reading

Video: German teen teaches cow to jump like a horse

April 5, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Her parents wouldn’t get her a horse so this German teenager taught one of the family cows to jump. Don’t believe it? Watch the video Continue Reading

Police: Mail bomb could have exploded over eastern U.S.

November 10, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Forensic evidence showed the device, originally sent from Yemen by way of Cologne, Germany, was timed to be detonated about six to seven hours after the cargo aircraft carrying it left the U.K. for the U.S. The package was removed by police in Britain during transit. Continue Reading

Celebrate Oktoberfest with German-Style Potato Bake

September 24, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

When the air becomes crisp and summer turns to fall, the Germans host a raucous event in Munich to mark the change of seasons.
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Celebrate Oktoberfest with German-Style Potato Bake

September 24, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

When the air becomes crisp and summer turns to fall, the Germans host a raucous event in Munich to mark the change of seasons.
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Celebrate Oktoberfest with German-Style Potato Bake

September 24, 2010 in The Republican Eagle

When the air becomes crisp and summer turns to fall, the Germans host a raucous event in Munich to mark the change of seasons.
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Celebrate Oktoberfest with German-Style Potato Bake

September 22, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

When the air becomes crisp and summer turns to fall, the Germans host a raucous event in Munich to mark the change of seasons.
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