November 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
To the government, it was a defunct offshore light tower that hadn’t helped ships navigate the waters off North Carolina in more than a decade. To a Minnesota entrepreneur, the platform out in the Atlantic is a launching pad for research into wind power and other technologies. Continue Reading
November 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The accident investigation report released Wednesday by the Air Force Air Mobility Command says it happened because the crew flew into a microburst five minutes after the pilot managed to save the plane from an earlier violent downdraft.
October 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Minnesota coach Jerry Kill’s plan for strengthening his long-lagging program is to keep the nonconference schedules as nonthreatening as possible. Continue Reading
July 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A national developer of student apartments plans to build a 224-unit complex next to the Alerus Center on the west side of Grand Forks. Continue Reading
July 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A memorial service is scheduled for the four North Carolina Air National Guard airmen killed when their plane crashed while fighting a wildfire. Continue Reading
July 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Families are remembering North Carolina Air National Guard members killed in a plane crash while battling Western wildfires.
July 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic
WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama is expressing condolences to families of North Carolina Air National Guard crew members who died in a crash fighting fires in South Dakota.
April 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
On a January night, under cover of darkness, Matt Tomasulo and friends dared to commit a subversive act: They placed 27 signs at three intersections in Raleigh, advising people how long it takes to walk from one destination to another. Continue Reading
March 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
It’s unclear from the documents what effect the filing will have on the Fargo facility, which has 400 employees and 544 beds for drug test subjects. PRACS Institute, one of the affiliates that combined to form Cetero in 2006 and also filed a bankruptcy petition Monday, was started in Fargo in 1983 by James Carlson, a former professor at North Dakota State University.
March 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota, Michigan and North Carolina are the latest fronts in a spreading legislative campaign to reserve the swirling poles for barbers. The proposals, which often include fines for offenders, are driving a new wedge in a trade where gender lines have long run deep. Continue Reading