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Worst Place on Earth? ND Actually Rated Among Top in Happiness

May 1, 2012 in WDAZ

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) – North Dakota has been voted one of the top places to live in the country. For the third year in a row, Hawaii was voted the happiest state in the U.S., but we aren’t far behind.
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Single on Valentine’s Day?

February 11, 2012 in West Central Tribune

For couples, Valentine’s Day is a chance to celebrate the love you share with another person. If you’re not part of a couple, however, the whole day can be a depressing reminder of all that’s missing in your life.
But it doesn’t have to be. Continue Reading

You should love what you do

December 30, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Have you found your true calling in life? How did you know when you found it? Was there a moment that sticks out, or was it a process?
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Study: Some happy states have high suicide rates

April 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota in top 10 states for well-being; N.D. 23rdDoes misery really love company? An intriguing new study suggests that may be the case. Continue Reading

The happiest place in the U.S.? You’re practically in it

March 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

It’s no secret North Dakotans can grumble about how cold it is in winter or how thick the swarms of mosquitoes are in summer. But would you have believed we have a lot in common with Hawaiians?
A recent Gallup poll found that Hawaiians reported the highest degree of wellbeing in the country last year. North Dakotans came in third, behind Wyomingites. Continue Reading

New report finds money can buy you happiness, to a point

September 6, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON They say money can’t buy happiness. They’re wrong.
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Money buys happiness, to a point

September 6, 2010 in INFORUM

WASHINGTON They say money can’t buy happiness. They’re wrong.
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Report: Money can buy you happiness, to a point

September 6, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

People’s emotional well-being happiness increases along with their income up to about $75,000, researchers report in today’s edition of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Continue Reading