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Paid parental leave becoming less common

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — It can be difficult for moms to return to work after the birth of a child.
Breanna Breidenbach of Fargo quit her job and became a full-time independent sales director with Mary Kay just before her first child was born both because of the e…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A slice of Warm bread: Dickinson woman becomes known for her homemade breads

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

DICKINSON — Bonnie Warm, who years ago left a health-club career to stay home and raise children, often needs bread.

Really often.

So often does the Dickinson woman need it, that a frequent item on her supply list is the 2,500 pounds of grain …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Column: When getting on the road again, know you’ve come a long way

July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — How are you getting along with the trio of U.S. 59-Minnesota 60 roundabouts on Worthington’s east side? You think traffic is moving faster, moving easier, than it did before?
I will confess. The first time I made a return trip thro…continue reading on dglobe.com

Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems.

Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems.

Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘Heavenly Babies’ program helps families grieve, remember

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Jane Davis has spent most of her 30-year nursing career on the labor and delivery floor at CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Dickinson.
Well-known as an experienced and caring nurse, Davis estimates she has attended at least 2,000 births. However, she is…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fulfilling a North Dakota dream: Longtime Texas history teacher moves ‘home’ to Dickinson

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson may not smell as great as it once did. In years past, Brian Belden said, before intense urban and oil-industry growth, there was a strong country air that smelled like freshly mowed hay and grain.
Belden laments that many historic building…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Downtown Dickinson art classes aimed at adults

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

A former Dickinson elementary school art teacher is partnering with a local art shop to organize a series of weekly summer art classes for all skill levels.

Celebrations ‘n’ Crafts first contacted Rebecca Miller, who said she has had…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

On the Bourbon Trail: Jeep trip takes couple to back roads of Kentucky

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Legend has it that Paul Jones Jr., a Kentucky bourbon maker, was head over heels for a beautiful Southern belle. She turned down his romantic advances several times until he finally issued an ultimatum: He would ask for her hand one last time and the…continue reading on dglobe.com

Medora Musical attendance up in 2014

July 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — The Medora Musical saw a 14 percent attendance increase the week of July 1-7 and ticket sales are up 5 percent for the year, the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation announced Monday.
About 8,700 people attended the show during the holida…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com