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Go for the gold: Your guide to the 2014 Winter Olympics

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLMAR, Minn. — In the United States, no other sporting event inspires as much good old-fashioned American pride as the Olympic Games.

Over the next two weeks, 230 U.S. athletes will compete in Sochi, Russia, as part of the 2014 Olympics. From …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Go for the gold: Your guide to the 2014 Winter Olympics

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLMAR, Minn. — In the United States, no other sporting event inspires as much good old-fashioned American pride as the Olympic Games.

Over the next two weeks, 230 U.S. athletes will compete in Sochi, Russia, as part of the 2014 Olympics. From …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

US weighs oil products reserve after Sandy

July 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON The Obama administration is considering whether an emergency stockpile of gasoline and other oil products would ease future fuel shortages due to natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy, which smacked the East Coast in October, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz told Reuters. Continue Reading

Immigration critical to growing ND businesses

June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO An immigration reform bill taking shape in the U.S. Senate could have important ramifications for North Dakota businesses and their ability to grow. Continue Reading

Drivers endure high gas prices despite US oil boom

March 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK The U.S. is increasing its oil production faster than ever, and American drivers are guzzling less gas. But you’d never know it from the price at the pump. Continue Reading

Is 2012 the year of the gun? No rise in mass killings, but their impact is huge

December 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A gold plaque hangs next to a bullet hole in the Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis., where a lone gunman killed six worshippers and injured three others last August. It is engraved with the words, “We Are One.” Continue Reading

ND abortion numbers steady; US rate declines

November 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota’s abortion numbers have held fairly steady, even as the nation’s abortion rate fell 5 percent in 2009 the largest single-year decrease in a decade state and national reports show. Continue Reading

Final debate shows Bills, Klobuchar far apart

November 4, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL If the final Minnesota U.S. Senate debate did nothing else, it showed the political distance between the two candidates.
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US runs 4th straight $1 trillion deficit

October 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON The United States has now spent $1 trillion more than it’s taken in for four straight years. Continue Reading

Descendants of U.S.-Dakota War survivors to tell their families’ stories

September 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR As Cora Jones tells the story of her two sets of great-grandparents who survived the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, she pauses to acknowledge just how lucky she is to tell their stories today.
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