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NYC to announce largest gun seizure in city history

August 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Authorities in New York City will announce the largest gun seizure in city history at a news conference Monday, according to Special Prosecutor Bridget Brennan’s office. Continue Reading

Taking a bite of the Big Apple: Journey to NYC is trip-of-a-lifetime for WHS singers

April 17, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON New York City was the destination, with musical and educational expansion as the goal, when 107 Worthington High School (WHS) choral students, led by WHS choir director Kerry Johnson, headed to the Big Apple in late March.
With nine official chaperones and 15 additional “tour tag-alongs,” the 132-member Worthington group boarded three Readings Bus Lines coaches on the afternoon of March 25 and arrived at their hotel in New Jersey roughly 24 hours later. Continue Reading

NYC, New England brace for up to 3 feet of snow

February 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BOSTON Snow was falling around the Northeast on Friday, ushering in what’s predicted to be a massive, possibly historic blizzard, and sending residents scurrying to stock up on food and gas up their cars ahead of the storm poised to dump up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond. Continue Reading

Repairing power in NYC rewarding, frustrating for N.D. man

November 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

On Brad Weninger’s first trip to New York, the days were long, the work was treacherous and a cot in an empty office building qualified as luxury accommodations. “It was frustrating and rewarding all at the same time,” said Weninger in a phone interview this week. “It’s been a great experience.” Continue Reading

North Dakota man restores power in storm-damaged New York City

November 17, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

CARRINGTON On Brad Weninger’s first trip to New York, the days were long, the work was treacherous and a cot in an empty office building qualified as luxury accommodations. Continue Reading

Mount Rushmore mascots heading to New York City

November 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The South Dakota Department of Tourism’s presidential mascots will be in New York City to promote the state’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Continue Reading

Lakota runners disappointed in NYC race cancellation

November 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. Despite the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, five Native American runners from tribes in South Dakota had little doubt that the New York City Marathon race would go on as scheduled Sunday. Continue Reading

Nationwide bike tour brings bikers to Dickinson

June 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Grove City College graduate Mack Lloyd, front, and GCC senior Ryan Herman are the first of their five-member team, which also includes GCC graduate Will Moyer, and GCC seniors Jake Loosararian and Jamie Schleicher, to enter the McDonald’s parking lot Saturday in Dickinson. Continue Reading

U of Sioux Falls president sues Delta Airlines over gun incident, jailing

June 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The president of the University of Sioux Falls is suing Delta Airlines over an incident last fall that ended with him spending a night in a New York jail. University president Mark Benedetto was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm after an autumn trip to New York City. Continue Reading

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Poll: More People Against NYC Big Soda Ban

June 4, 2012 in WDAZ

NEW YORK (AP) About half of New Yorkers say Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s proposed ban of sugary drinks over 16 ounces from the city’s eateries is an example of government going too far, while 42 percent say it would be good health policy, according to a poll released Monday.
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