June 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
New York City officials have said they plans to ban the sale of sodas and other sugary drinks larger than 16 ounces in restaurants and venues. Cutting back on pop and juice could be a good thing, local health officials said, but healthy eating is more than that. Continue Reading
June 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune
FLORENCE Dale Peterson expects to learn by mid-August whether he can reopen the adult entertainment business called the Juice Bar in the Lyon County community of Florence.
June 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune
FLORENCE Controversy and legal problems have followed Dale Peterson throughout 18 years of operating adult entertainment businesses in co-mmunities incl-uding Boyd, Montevideo and Cosmos.
June 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Sugary sodas and juices have become a target in the war on obesity recently, especially with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announcing he was planning to ban sugary beverages larger than 16 ounces. Continue Reading
December 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
It’s true apple juice can pose a risk to your health. But not necessarily from the trace amounts of arsenic that people are arguing about.
Despite the government’s consideration of new limits on arsenic, nutrition experts say apple juice’s real danger is to waistlines and children’s teeth. Apple juice has few natural nutrients, lots of calories and, in some cases, more sugar than soda has. It trains a child to like very sweet things, displaces better beverages and foods, and adds to the obesity problem, its critics say.