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Wet weather dries up wood supply

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH — If the first wave of crisp autumn air has you thinking about buying your firewood load to burn this winter, think again.

Crimped by a wet spring and summer that kept loggers out of the woods, and on the heels of last year’s long, hard…continue reading on dglobe.com

Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

BNSF to invest $600M in North Dakota railways

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — BNSF Railway promised Tuesday to provide more locomotives and workers in the next few weeks to break the logjam of rail shipments that has dismayed North Dakota farmers and forced the detour of passenger trains through the state.
In …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BNSF to invest $600M in North Dakota railways

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — BNSF Railway promised Tuesday to provide more locomotives and workers in the next few weeks to break the logjam of rail shipments that has dismayed North Dakota farmers and forced the detour of passenger trains through the state.
In …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Newly insured will worsen North Dakota’s doctor shortage

June 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

PIERRE, S.D. North Dakota already has a shortage of family doctors, and the gap between supply and demand is expected to grow as more people gain insurance coverage when the federal health care law takes effect next year. Continue Reading

Showers or flowers?

May 15, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Water shortage leaves tough decisions for
residents, cityWORTHINGTON While the city of Worthington is using less water than it did a year ago, the well levels are still lower than they were at this time last year. Continue Reading

Water woes

April 29, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

With low water levels and bans on non-essential use, what is the state of the resource locally?WORTHINGTON Looks can be deceiving, especially when recent rains and melting snow have brought flowing water to streams that have been dry, and covered the surfaces of lake beds where deep crevices told the story of a severe drought last fall. Continue Reading

Worthington faces housing crunch

April 25, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Study cites growing need for apartments and homesWORTHINGTON There is still a major lack of housing in Worthington.
A recently-completed study showed the need for places to live in town is more than it was during a study done four years ago. Continue Reading

Incident at GBR likely a prank, but officials wary

August 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Driver offered candy to students, who reported the event to advisers.

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