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Chatter: Local Governments Pay More for Lobbyists
Minnesota taxpayers last year funded more than $9 million in local government lobbying expenses. That is, local governments used tax money to pay lobbyists to get the Legislature to vote a certain wa...
5/8/17 at 11:05 AM Chatter: A Legislative Budget Primer 3/27/17 at 8:09 AM
Fair Celebrates Yellow Ribbon Program for Veterans 8/31/16 at 12:11 PM
Service Members Treated to First-Class Kindness
I have a confession. People in uniform make me nervous. I'm fine with a doctor's coat or a fireman's jacket, but put a police officer's crisp navy shirt and peaked dress cap in front of me, and I get...
1/28/17 at 12:19 PM Using Kindness to Make up for Lost Time 9/24/16 at 7:12 AM
Overwhelming Kindness Requires No Thank You 10/25/14 at 1:43 PM
Listen to an Interview With the Last Surviving Union Civil War Veteran
Today (Aug. 2, 2016) is the 60th anniversary of the death of Albert Woolson, a Duluth resident who was the last surviving Union Civil War veteran. Woolson died in Duluth on Aug. 2, 1956, at the age ...
8/2/16 at 11:29 AM 68th anniversary of D-Day 6/6/12 at 9:33 AM
Remembering Mike Colalillo, Medal of Honor recipient from Duluth 12/30/11 at 7:24 PM
UND again named ‘Top Military-Friendly School’
The University of North Dakota has once again been named a Top Military-Friendly University by Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) and will be listed in the 2016 Guide to Military...
11/20/15 at 9:52 AM UND again named a ‘Military Friendly School’ 9/29/14 at 4:54 PM
UND Army ROTC secures elite Top 10 finish prestigious military event 5/15/13 at 8:54 AM
Local BBB Military Line Plots Path Forward
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) launched its local Military Line program in May of 2012. In the three years since, it has reached 15,000 servicemembers, veterans, and their...
6/12/15 at 9:52 AM BBB Offers New Resource to Veterans, Servicemembers 11/13/14 at 5:36 PM
Habitat Announces New Build Season
Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity (LAHFH) will construct two homes in Fargo-Moorhead during the 2013 build season. The first home, located at 707 17th Street N in Moorhead, was started in May. The s...
6/3/13 at 10:01 AM
Aerospace and beyond
When you hear Junior ROTC, what do you think of? Marching? Military studies? Although its name suggests its military heritage, the reality of these Department of Defense-affiliated high school progr...
1/16/12 at 9:55 AM
Disabled veterans to hunt deer Thursday and Friday at Camp Grafton
The annual deer hunt for disabled veterans is scheduled for Thursday and Friday at Camp Grafton near Devils Lake. Seven veterans have registered for this years hunt, the North Dakota National Guard ...
11/16/11 at 11:22 AM
Defense Secretary Gates to address NDSU spring commencement
Fargo, N.D.February 2 -- North Dakota State University President Dean L. Bresciani announced today that U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will be the guest speaker at NDSUs spring commencement...
2/2/11 at 9:31 AM