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Students head to Cheyenne River reservation for spring break

March 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

EAGLE BUTTE (AP) College students from across the country are forgoing the sun and surf and instead are heading to the Cheyenne River Indian reservation in South Dakota for their spring break. Continue Reading

Spring break to vanish next year

March 27, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Alexandria School District 206 has set its calendar for the next two school years 2012-2013 and 2013-2014.
The biggest difference between the two school years comes next year when there is no spring break scheduled, and the school year ends in May, rather than June. Continue Reading

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Spring Break Not Much Fun in ND Oil Country

March 11, 2012 in WDAZ

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) Spring break in northwestern North Dakota’s oil-producing region isn’t much fun for students who are living in campers and hotel rooms.
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MARILYN HAGERTY: News of day floats around swimming pools in Florida

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

“The restaurants are crowded. The beaches are peppered with sunbathers. The palm trees sway in the gentle breezes on the southwest coast of Florida,” columnist Marilyn Hagerty writes. “One week of these idyllic surroundings was all I could manage. All I could handle!” Continue Reading

DWU students, staff to help Hurricane Katrina victims in New Orleans

February 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

More than six years later, there are still families displaced because of Hurricane Katrina.

This spring break, Dakota Wesleyan students plan to help give a few of those families a home. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: Winter travelers seek out best prices for flights, hotels, cruises

January 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

This winter is mild. It is also long. And a lot of people who want to “cut it in half” are traveling. They keep travel agents around Grand Forks busy on the telephone. Continue Reading