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Time to apply for heating assistance just around this nice-weather corner
LOVELY AUTUMN WEATHER is forecast this weekend and early next week for much of the region. But winter weather already is on the minds of some people -- particularly those who are concerned they may no...
9/28/12 at 2:26 PM
Madison-Milton Bridge in Indiana: Rehabilitation or Replacement?
Side view of the bridge. Unless noted, the following photos are courtesy of Jonathan Parrish, used with permission.Author's note: This article is in connection with the series on the Histori...
9/28/12 at 1:53 AM How to fix an antique metal bridge: DVD on Historic Bridge Restoration by Julie Bowers 9/26/12 at 7:23 AM
Bear Tavern Bridge and the Washington Victory Trail gone- or is it? 9/20/12 at 2:08 PM
ND needs a MOBILE Ambassador!
Wouldn't that be great?! Think about all the wonderful things she/he could do.... They could go around to the local communities and compile a list of useable buildings, businesses the towns would li...
5/9/12 at 5:54 PM Progress is in North Dakota!! 2/27/12 at 9:04 PM
I think I just got archived
I received a phone call Tuesday from the Director of Research and Publications, Office of the Solicitor General, U.S. Department of Justice in Washington DC. Her name is Mary. Im still a little confu...
8/17/11 at 2:15 AM Fun in the Sun 7/19/10 at 10:06 AM
Down at the Avoca fire hall 7/14/10 at 9:39 PM
Renter filing deadline approaches
BISMARCK Low-income senior citizens and disabled personsmay be able to receive a refund for part of their rentmoney, Tax Commissioner Cory Fongsaid in a news release today. The deadline for filing fo...
5/3/11 at 9:25 AM Today's Ask Your Government 1/15/11 at 10:56 PM
Some N.D. lawmakers skeptical of Energy Division 1/7/11 at 5:21 PM
Measuring medical care
How do your medical clinic and hospital stack up with the quality of care they provide? A new statewide report, issued Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Health, lays out the details on perform...
11/19/10 at 7:23 PM
Now you can find DNR conservation officers online
Locating a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer is now just a click away thanks to the DNR's new online Enforcement Conservation Officer Locator. Go to this link. Click on...
10/18/10 at 11:01 AM
Ohio Dept. of Transportation spokesman likens traffic sound-reducing wall to Chia Pet
A Cleveland Plain Dealer journalist/blogger writes: "The Ohio Department of Transportation will test a 12-foot-high wall of stacked, 70-pound bags sprouting plants and grass as an innovative way...
7/19/10 at 4:33 AM
The Loon nest that I have been watching since April will not be producing any chicks this year. Today is day 40 or 38, depending on which egg is left on the nest, egg one or egg two. Normal hatch tim...
6/14/10 at 4:39 AM
Free Northwest Minnesota prairie tours offered July 11-12
The Minnesota County Biological Survey (MCBS), the Natural Sciences Department at the University of Minnesota, Crookston (UMC), and the Minnesota Native Plant Society are teaming up to offer a variety...
6/23/09 at 4:47 AM