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Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
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Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
Vor…continue reading on dglobe.com

Stroke survivor is in for a long run down under

July 31, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Every 45 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke, which accounts for 795,000 victims each year.
While anyone can have a stroke, some factors can increase the risk, such as smoking, an unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, ethnicity, and family history of strokes.
It is also estimated that only 28 percent of stroke victims are younger than age 65. Continue Reading

Prehistoric survivor

April 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

A common snapping turtle reacts defensively and shows off the brightly colored interior of its mouth that it uses, along with a dangling wormlike appendage, to attract prey. The Chelydridae family of turtles has a long fossil history dating back to the late Cretaceous period and a time before the dinosaurs went extinct. Continue Reading

‘Survivor: South Pacific’ $1 million prize won by med student, 22

December 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Sophie Clarke slayed the competition on “Survivor: South Pacific.”
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‘Survivor’ Winner Richard Hatch Says He’s Destitute

August 22, 2011 in WDAZ

Richard Hatch, the winner of the first season of “Survivor,” is claiming he’s “destitute” as he seeks a court-appointed lawyer to help him appeal a nine-month sentence for failing to settle his tax bill in his tax-evasion case. Continue Reading

For first time in show’s history two contestants quit ‘Survivor’ on same night

December 2, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Two contestants quit the CBS game in an episode aired on Wednesday. That’s a first for the show, which has had only four others leave of their own choice in a history that goes back a decade. Continue Reading

NFL coach Jimmy Johnson voted off ‘Survivor’

September 30, 2010 in West Central Tribune

LOS ANGELES Jimmy Johnson won’t be adding the title of sole “Survivor” to his winning resume. Continue Reading

Under attack

December 13, 2009 in Worthington Daily Globe

Worthington man shares story of survival on Wheeler Field
WORTHINGTON One week ago today, Eugene Erlandson walked the halls of The Meadows in Worthington proudly wearing the cap that told his fellow neighbors he was a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Continue Reading