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Tim-brrrr! Tech students cut through cold snap at camp

May 7, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

A brisk springtime revival resonated through the forest last Wednesday morning at the Smokey Timbers Camp on Lake Miltona. As saws and drills whirred, May Day felt more like the autumnal equinox with temperatures lingering around freezing.
Once a year, the Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) SkillsUSA students spruce up the camp for youth groups, campers and nature enthusiasts. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: On Christmas Eve, All Roads Lead You Back Home

December 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Marilyn Hagerty wrote this Christmas Eve column more than 40 years ago. Its reprinting (with a small update) has become a holiday tradition. Continue Reading

MARILYN HAGERTY: On Christmas Eve, All Roads Lead You Back Home

December 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Marilyn Hagerty wrote this Christmas Eve column more than 40 years ago. Its reprinting (with a small update) has become a holiday tradition. Continue Reading

City holiday traditions change, end

November 27, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

A long-standing holiday event in Dickinson is no more and lighted floats that used to grace downtown streets yearly will now be parked in a new location. Continue Reading