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Resort’s effort to make vacations fun pays off

December 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

He said, “Do you want to live on the lake and work on the lake?” She said, “I’d do anything to be back on the lake.” So, they bought a resort.
Tim and Carolyn Aarsvold purchased the Geneva Beach Resort in 1996. Continue Reading

Unhappy public not sure who to blame for high gas

March 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

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Unhappy public not sure who to blame for high gas

March 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

LOS ANGELES (AP) Families canceling vacations. Fishermen watching their profits burn up along with their boats’ gasoline. Continue Reading

A Detroit Lakes girl in Denmark

December 2, 2011 in DL-Online

On a whim, Ali Sauer attended a meeting on the Rotary Exchange program. She knew about the program and being an exchange student but hadn’t really thought about going abroad herself. Continue Reading

Bemidji, Minn., called a “perfect summer lake town” by Yahoo! Travel

July 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Bemidji is one of eight “perfect summer lake towns,” according to Yahoo! Travel. The website claims “Bemidji best captures the Norman Rockwell glow of a summer lake town, with clean beaches, quirky annual traditions, and a packed social calendar.” Continue Reading

AP-Petside.com poll: Pets make cut on family trips

November 23, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Nearly a quarter of pet owners have taken a vacation with their animals in the last two years, according to an Associated Press-Petside.com poll conducted by GfK Roper Public Affairs and Corporate Communications.
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