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Argos drop DSU in straight sets

October 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GREAT FALLS, Mont. The successes the Dickinson State volleyball team had against Mayville State on Tuesday didn’t transfer into Friday’s game against the University of Great Falls. Continue Reading

Allen showcased in Great 8 tournament

March 26, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Better to shake hands or stand your ground?; This year’s ‘Think-Off’ question announced

January 11, 2013 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

The 21st annual “Great American Think-Off” essay contest is underway, and organizers say it’s off to a roaring start. Continue Reading

Wal-Mart’s new food label tells shoppers what’s ‘Great For You’

February 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LOS ANGELES – In case you can’t tell which foods at Wal-Mart are healthful, the world’s largest retailer will make it obvious right on the package with a “Great For You” label. Continue Reading

Blizzards crawling across sourthern Great Plains blamed for at least 6 deaths, halting pre-holiday travel

December 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Fierce winds and snow that caused fatal road accidents and shuttered highways in five states, crawled deeper into the Great Plains early Tuesday, with forecasters warning that pre-holiday travel would be difficult if not impossible across the region. Continue Reading

Hoeven pushes pro-growth strategy

June 17, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO What the United States economy needs to get back on track is a pro-jobs, pro-growth climate like the one in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Midwest, Plains brace for massive winter storm

January 31, 2011 in West Central Tribune

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Transportation officials lined up snow plows and utilities prepared for the worst as a blizzard crept towards the Midwest Monday. Forecasters said the storm could drop up to an inch of freezing rain and warned of high winds, whiteout conditions and snow drifts that might reach 10 feet in parts of the region. Continue Reading&

Alexandria minister enjoys fame from Norwegian reality show

December 10, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK Grant Aaseng lives a quiet life as a Lutheran minister in Alexandria, Minn. He’s no celebrity. Continue Reading

It’s time to kick butts

November 16, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Great American Smokeout is on Thursday
WORTHINGTON Quitting smoking isn’t easy, but it can be done, and there is help available. Continue Reading

Expert: High risk of Asian carp invading Great Lakes

September 8, 2010 in West Central Tribune

CHICAGO Signs of Asian carp in Chicago waterways mean there’s a great risk the invasive fish could slip into Lake Michigan at any time, a witness said Tuesday in the first full day of testimony in a five-state lawsuit. Continue Reading