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Grand Forks cheerleader has eyes on London

August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Seven years ago almost everything Teaerica Rangel owned was washed away during Hurricane Katrina everything but her passion to become a top-notch cheerleader. Continue Reading

Police say Katrina hero plotted ex-wife’s murder

August 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) The subject of the best-selling nonfiction book “Zeitoun” about a nightmarish incarceration during Hurricane Katrina’s aftermath has been accused of plotting to murder his ex-wife, her son and another man. Continue Reading

Signs of a mixed recovery along Hurricane Katrina-ravaged highway

August 25, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

U.S. 90 is dotted with “For Sale” signs on weed-choked vacant lots, boarded-up shopping centers and concrete slabs where homes once stood, all reminders that a full restoration from Katrina is years away. Continue Reading