December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Minnesota is one polar vortex away from a winter energy crisis.
With a warm-up predicted for coming days, bitter cold may be a memory, but experts say propane and wood for heating and coal for generating electricity could be in short …continue reading on dglobe.com
September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized
DULUTH â If the first wave of crisp autumn air has you thinking about buying your firewood load to burn this winter, think again.
Crimped by a wet spring and summer that kept loggers out of the woods, and on the heels of last yearâs long, hard…continue reading on dglobe.com
August 4, 2014 in Uncategorized
DULUTH â Itâs what you canât see that shows the boat making experience of Marcel LaFond. The owner of the Symphony Boat Co. has spent most of his life studying how boats are made â from actual design to business models. Heâs been a careful …continue reading on dglobe.com
August 13, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
This is part one in a two-part series on 19-year-old Alexandria resident Brock Wood, who has overcome a battle with cancer to kayak the Mississippi for a cause now near to his heart. Continue Reading
April 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) A Sioux Falls wood recycling company is helping to turn streets of downed trees into energy.
January 1, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald
If a tree has an afterlife, Cindy Siewert can find it. She owns Wood From the Hood, a business that recycles trees into furniture, walls and flooring. It’s a way for the owners of a beloved tree to make it part of their lives — recycling memories and wood at the same time. Continue Reading
November 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
A city of Worthington employee moves some of the 180 cubic yards of engineered wood fiber that is being placed this week to promote safety at various playgrounds around the community. Continue Reading
November 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune
GRANITE FALLS Two women and six children were taken to Marshall Avera Hospital by ambulance for treatment of minor injuries after a two-vehicle crash around 9 a.m. Sunday south of Wood Lake. Continue Reading
September 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WOOD LAKE BATTLEFIELD Since 1910, a one-acre site with a monument has been all that marked the final battle of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, and it is in the wrong location.
August 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune
There is heightened interest as Minnesota marks the 150th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota Conflict of 1862.