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Hope (for spring) springs eternal

March 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — It’s no secret that people in the Upper Midwest are fed up with winter.
It seems to have been an unusually long, cold and treacherous season. Even though there haven’t been many major snowstorms, the region’s residents have suf…continue reading on

Fall color season under way

September 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

If appreciation of autumn’s perennial show of colors is intensified by its fleeting nature, then this year’s production could be precious indeed. Continue Reading

Some organized ways to view fall colors

September 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

This weekend and next weekend offer a number of opportunities to get out and enjoy the fall foliage. Continue Reading

Opinion Corner: Unofficial end of season

May 29, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

The Memorial Day weekend signifies different things to different people.
For many it’s a long weekend with an extra day off not in this profession, of course. In my neighborhood the normal convoy of campers and boats that line the streets and driveways were gone escaping to relax at a lake, cabin or campsite somewhere, although I hope they brought an extra blanket or two. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: Sweet smell of lilacs, graduation parties lace streets

May 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

All over the area, people are planning graduation parties this weekend. I think they go for things like miniature cupcakes and little kegs of root beer. Everybody tries to serve something different. The four high schools of Greater Grand Forks are turning out graduates this weekend. Continue Reading

ANN BAILEY: Spring is alive

May 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

In spring, the countryside is alive with sights, smells and sounds. After winter, a quieter, less colorful season on the farm, I feel like my senses, too, are coming to life again. Continue Reading

When it’s too hot to sleep

August 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Insomnia plagues many in summerSummertime is so relaxing, what with its casual schedule, the warm weather that draws folks outdoors late into the evening, the promise of vacation respite and fun. And all of that restful sleep. Except when you can’t get to sleep. Or you crash, but you can’t stay asleep. Continue Reading

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Colors worth waiting for

September 16, 2010 in INFORUM

Temperatures, moisture just right for dazzling fallMother Nature is putting more pigment in her paintbrush this fall as abundant moisture and ideal temperatures are predicted to produce a stunning fall color display in Minnesota and parts of North Dakota. Continue Reading

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