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Babe Ruth baseball: Brandon-Evansville team is state tournament bound

August 2, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Dickinson man and Pearl Harbor survivor’s ‘life has been so lucky’

May 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Seated around the kitchen table in their Dickinson apartment recently, Ruth Johnsen pulls stories from her husband Clayton Johnsen, a World War II veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor, with two statements, “Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941. That’s where you start.”
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Commentary: We all have things to be thankful for this year

November 23, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Thanksgiving Day remains a special holiday across America. It is an important time for family and for giving thanks for all our blessings.
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Commentary: TP’d now in Washington; Laugh or spray fox urine?

June 16, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON We woke up the other morning to the lovely sight of toilet paper waving in the breeze.
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Commentary: They all do it and it stinks

October 14, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON As the election drew closer, outside groups run by some of the party’s canniest political operatives pumped millions of dollars into key races. Newly formed and with innocuous-sounding names, they ran slashing attack ads. Party leaders on the other side cried foul, complaining of a “total meltdown of federal campaign finance regulation.”
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