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The Donner Party
Did you learn this story in your American History class? My job as a substitute in Minneapolis puts me in all sorts of places to see and learn about the varied conditions within which the youth of Mi...
11/14/13 at 10:33 AM Which "America" Do You Belong To? 11/11/13 at 8:33 AM
A Native Memorial 5/29/13 at 7:16 AM
It just ain't October
There are certain traditions to which I adhere; colache at Christmas, opening the door for Lisa and a column about the sugar beet harvest each October. I mean, I wouldn't have a good reason to...
10/12/13 at 2:19 AM Rural Reflections Radio 9/13/13 at 5:15 AM
The harvest in four acts 10/20/12 at 5:08 AM
The Malingering American Dream
I'm not sure if you're aware of this, but the American Dream has had the flu lately. At least, that's the latest from the Washington Post, which published an article by Carol Morello, Peyton Craighi...
10/11/13 at 11:39 AM Oppression and Impoverishment, American Style 9/25/13 at 11:02 AM
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? All of Us 7/26/13 at 12:24 PM
Minnesota shutdown impact spotty
By Don Davis The impact of a federal government shutdown on Minnesotans was spotty Tuesday, but an extended one would cause more widespread problems. State officials are examining the situation, and C...
10/1/13 at 4:45 PM Legislative notebook: Hundreds rally for passage of gay marriage 4/18/13 at 8:38 PM
Legislative notebook: House DFL wants $250 million in property tax relief 4/3/13 at 9:03 AM
ASCE Bridge Photo Viewers' Choice Award 2013
With a number of bridge photographers increasing in vast numbers, surely there would be a bridge photo contest to encourage them to submit the best ones for a grand prize right? In the eyes of the ...
9/26/13 at 3:53 AM Waldo Hancock Suspension Bridge coming down- but how? 5/3/13 at 3:11 AM
Kentucky Bridge to be replaced- truss bridge for sale. Any takers? 5/3/13 at 2:34 AM
"We're Not Going Anywhere," Says Planned Parenthood Rep, Clinic Closes Behind Her
[First published on WIvoices.org] Wisconsin is back in the national spotlight with numerous public policy choices enacted that affect healthcare for women and girls in the Badger State. One of the ...
7/9/13 at 8:54 PM
American Lung, Secondhand Smoke
We see American Lung out in the community a lot at health fairs. They are trying to get the message out there. There are more than 4,000 chemicals released in the air when you smoke. Second hand some ...
6/22/13 at 5:00 PM Susan G. Komen for the Cure 5/12/13 at 4:01 PM
Native American Ancestry 3/10/13 at 3:50 PM
American Indian Cancer Org
Today I met "Joy" from the American Indian Cancer Foundation. She was a joy. Joy was outgoing, vivacious, and jam packed full of knowledge. I could of listened to her talk all day. It was the 35th An...
6/21/13 at 4:13 PM American Association of Cancer Research 12/9/12 at 7:21 AM
Feel The Beat, Por Tu Corazon, March 18th 3/9/12 at 3:07 PM
Confessions of a Missionary on Home Assignment
by Shan Reed I live a lifestyle as a missionary that can be a challenge. I love being a missionary. I love being in ministry. I love Japan, my other home. I do not love home assignment. There is a ...
6/6/13 at 4:59 AM The Most Excellent Flight Attendant EVER! 5/10/12 at 5:00 AM
Parenting: It Just Never Stops 2/23/12 at 5:30 AM
Bayern Munich has doped it way to the top!
From the Sports Arena 4-0 for Bayern Munich! If you add the blow-out against Barcelona during last night's first game of the Champions League semi-finals in European Soccer to the blow-out games of ...
4/24/13 at 9:16 AM The Problem with Soccer in Germany Part 2: Fan Behavior- How the German Soccer Leagues should crack down on fan violence 6/7/12 at 3:30 AM
Kiel finishes perfect season in...... 6/5/12 at 4:26 PM
My "Idol" days might be numbered
I've watched American Idol nearly from the start. As the mom of a newborn that summer of 2002 it was fun to watch while I fed the baby. I was draw in by Kelly vs Justin. (Although, I'm happy to say I...
1/17/13 at 12:09 PM Your Voice Has Been Heard - Now What? 5/31/12 at 1:18 PM
Bras On Broadway Benefit
Bras on Broadway supports those in the Fargo, ND area fighting breast cancer by providing accommodations, gas cards and wigs. Last year, Bras on Broadway donated more than $102,000 to the American Ca...
10/8/12 at 8:18 PM
The Final Leg
This three-week journey through central China capped off my 11-month stay in China. After it, I returned to my China home of Zhuhai for two days of preparations, reflection, and final good-byes to all...
9/29/12 at 7:47 AM Made in China 5/19/12 at 7:54 AM
Mr. White American Man 5/12/12 at 8:15 AM
Thanks Bottles & Jugs, Tri-J liquor stores for sponsoring Alexis Barnick/Kiwanis event!
We, in Kiwanis, have met some AMAZING sponsors who are helping save the lives of NINE children each minute. Bottles & Jugs and Tri-J were among the first two to extend a helping hand. The VERY fi...
3/28/12 at 9:32 AM 'American Idol' Alexis Barnick to perform April 13 in Jamestown 3/28/12 at 7:00 AM
MTAG Open Houses for Prospective Students
Three open house meetings are taking place on February 24th, March 30th, and April 27th for prospective students interested in the UMD Master of Tribal Administration and Governance (MTAG) program. At...
2/13/12 at 8:14 AM