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Faces of the Boom: Connection to land drives tribal member’s activism on energy
MANDAREE, N.D. Testifying before a legislative committee, holding a picket sign and posting to a blog are not things that come naturally to Theodora Bird Bear. But the member of the Three Affiliated...
3/9/14 at 12:12 AM Group floats idea of a ferry across Lake Sakakawea 3/8/14 at 1:49 AM
Proposed rules would track oilfield waste ‘cradle to grave’ 3/6/14 at 1:54 AM
This week I wrote letters to virtually every Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Home Builder's Association in the state of Arizona. I explained to them that even in spite of the...
3/8/14 at 10:46 PM We're not in Kansas any more 2/22/14 at 10:32 PM
You can say that again 2/15/14 at 9:32 PM
(Almost)Guiltless Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars!
It's been a few years since I posted my black bean brownie recipe, so I thought I would finally get around to testing out another idea I had. What if I used pinto or white beans to make a delicious ba...
3/8/14 at 9:22 PM Pizza Potato Skins 3/1/14 at 4:30 PM
Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli with Diavolo Sauce 2/14/14 at 4:44 PM
Project Shade Structure
It has been quiet on the farm this winter-real quiet. I needed a project that would not only occupy my time but serve as a bridge to thoughts of green and lush spring pastures. It got it, this proje...
3/8/14 at 8:45 AM Rural Reflections Radio 3/7/14 at 8:00 AM
Letter to Dave 2/28/14 at 6:54 AM
Lifesaving, knot tying, nature and swimming all sound like things Eh? would expect a Boy Scout to gain a merit badge in. But now, the Boy Scouts of America have released one of its newest merit badge...
3/8/14 at 12:00 AM Bloody fine honor 3/8/14 at 12:00 AM
It’s NOT a dress 3/6/14 at 12:00 AM
Internet: Not just for cats anymore
The Internet has a love affair with cats. Is it because the most avid users and generators of content are people who loathe going outside, and thus opt for feline companionship? Maybe. But there is mo...
3/7/14 at 7:14 PM 40 XP for Dungeons & Dragons 3/4/14 at 3:14 PM
America: World Police? I wish... 1/9/14 at 7:33 PM
A growing number of people are experiencing rashes because they're allergic to the toiletry wipes they use, according to a dermatologist at The Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center. The culp...
3/7/14 at 2:45 PM Maintaining MNsure 2/28/14 at 6:06 PM
Have you struggled to pay for health care? 2/28/14 at 12:11 PM
Tapioca pudding was a treat that we had only once a month or so when I was growing up. The entire family loved the stuff, so I dont know why we didnt have it more often. My guess is that tapioca w...
3/6/14 at 3:15 PM Jerri’s Green Pea Salad 3/5/14 at 9:41 AM
Mike’s Little Chickens 2/27/14 at 11:13 AM
INDIEWATCH: ‘Somebody’ a deadpan look at immortality
Somebody Up There Likes Me plays out like a modern-day, indie fable. It follows Max (Keith Poulson) for 35 years as he stays as young as his first scene thanks to a magical suitcase that spews age-def...
3/6/14 at 2:25 PM INDIEWATCH: ‘The Hunt’ a solid Oscar contender 2/27/14 at 2:14 PM
INDIEWATCH: Birbiglia delivers universally likable comedy in ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’ 2/20/14 at 12:51 PM
This week's Wave
An actor known for his comedic side channels a dark-dark place as the title character in the Wise Fool Shakespeare production that opens Friday. Brian Matuszak is Macbeth. Upright Citizens Brigade ...
3/6/14 at 12:24 PM 'Duluth is Horrible' wins a festival prize 2/28/14 at 1:18 PM
This week's Wave 2/27/14 at 11:41 AM
Award-Winning Digital Signage
Its awards season, so why not celebrate some truly creative digital signage executions from 2013? Recently,Digital Signage Expo, the international conference and trade show dedicated exclusively to di...
3/6/14 at 12:08 PM What's Your Content Rallying Cry? 3/6/14 at 12:01 PM
How Airbnb Took Advantage of Social during the Olympics 2/27/14 at 12:53 PM
Book Review - The Dragon Slayer: Beginnings
I was given the opportunity to be a beta reader for this book and it is book one of the Dragon Slayer Chronicles written by Carey Green, which is due out in the middle of March. The following excerpt ...
3/6/14 at 11:18 AM Etsy Shop 3/5/14 at 3:53 PM
Featured Artist: Author, Ryn Pitts 3/4/14 at 9:44 AM
First Settlers of the First Prairie
These are recollections of "Aunt Fanny" Frances A. Glass she was born November 28, 1856. She married Elmer Wright in Iowa and was twenty -two years old when she and Elmer came to the 1st Shell Prairie...
3/6/14 at 7:59 AM The Old Anderson Grocery 3/1/14 at 5:00 PM
The Welcome Inn 2/19/14 at 8:51 PM
Learning to give bad news: the patient's perspective
After Suzanne Leigh's daughter, Natasha, died from a brain tumor, her mother wrote an essay about "What I wish I'd said to my child's doctor." One of her pieces of advice was to ban junior doctors fr...
3/5/14 at 3:41 PM Emotions by rote: when empathy is scripted 3/3/14 at 11:22 AM
Learning to give bad news 2/27/14 at 1:55 PM
Anyone who has diabetes or knows someone who does understands how confusing meal planning and snack planning can be. One of the most important things to plan for a diabetic is healthy snacks throughou...
3/5/14 at 2:44 PM Quick and Healthy Minestrone Soup 11/26/13 at 2:20 PM
Vegetable Tortellini Soup 11/6/13 at 3:41 PM