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Suicide awareness campaign to travel to Rapid City

December 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

As part of the Lakota Voice Project, about 200 disposable cameras were given to youth on the reservation.
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New :Landsat 8 satellite to join 40-year EROS mission

September 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS A fleet of picture-snapping NASA satellites that for 40 years has documented forest fires, tsunamis and everyday changes in the Earth’s geography will soon get a new member.
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Mitchell Carnegie Center seeks photos, info on 1962 tornado

May 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

A massive tornado swept through the center of the county and across Mitchell, causing tremendous damage. The F3 storm left 32 injured people and $2.5 million in damages in its wake. No one was killed. Continue Reading

Daily Republic seeks historical photographs

April 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The Daily Republic will attempt to shoot modern equivalents of the historical photographs for a “Then and Now” special section. Continue Reading

Woman who colorized famous ‘Grace’ photo dies at 95

February 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The colorized photo called “Grace” of a white-bearded man bowed in prayer before a simple meal was taken by Eric Enstrom in his Bovey studio in 1918. It was Enstrom’s daughter, Rhoda Nyberg, who brought the photo to life and widespread distribution with her colorization. Continue Reading

Doctored bin Laden corpse photos go viral, global

May 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The images are bloody, grotesque and convincing: Osama bin Laden lies dead, the left side of his head blasted away. But the pictures are fakes. Continue Reading

Civil War exhibit at Library of Congress focuses on people

April 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Civil War sesquicentennial commemorations shift into high gearAs Civil War sesquicentennial commemorations shift into high gear, the Library of Congress has kicked off its remembrance with “The Last Full Measure: Civil War Photographs from the Liljenquist Family Collection,” a special exhibition showcasing more than 400 Civil War-era ambrotype and tintype photographs.
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