March 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS A year ago, Alex Looysen was a 20-year-old biology student at Jamestown College who shared the disdain that many young Americans had for politics, politicians and government. Continue Reading
March 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) More work needs to be done to keep young Americans from using tobacco, including creating smoking bans and increasing taxes on tobacco products, the U.S. Surgeon General’s office said in a report released Thursday. Continue Reading
December 26, 2011 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR NeXt Willmar offers younger employees in the area an opportunity to broaden their leadership skills and build networks.
February 16, 2011 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS The Minnesota Twins said today that the club has avoided arbitration and agreed to terms with Delmon Young on a one-year, $5.4 million contract. Continue Reading
November 25, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON Winning California’s state lottery with the first ticket he bought put Kevin McCarthy, then 20, on a path to becoming, in January, the third-ranking Republican leader of a House majority pledged to make government less bountiful. With the $5,000 he won in 1985, McCarthy opened a sandwich shop in a nook in a small mall in Bakersfield, and hung a sign calling attention to it. When a government vehicle arrived, he thought city hall might have come “to give me the key to the city” as thanks for generating some jobs and sales tax revenues. But Bakersfield’s bureaucracy wanted to complain about his sign, which somehow fell short of sign orthodoxy.