May 9, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

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Silence More...

$potlight on Economic$

NDSU Agribusiness and Applied Economics Department

Economic Stress Testing Your Farm By Ryan Larsen More...

BeefTalk

Keep an Eye on the Bulls Because They More...

TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE

A column on consumer issues

Home improvement time brings on scams More...

Strasburg

We finally have some sunny days with warmer temperatures. Spring is here with farmers in the field for the first time this past week, and some crocuses have even been spotted! More...

Ink by the barrel

To: American Lung Association We received the news release below, not from the American Lung Association but from the Lignite Energy Council. This has happened in the past as well. More...

From the Heartland

Spring is no longer in doubt as evidenced by this week’s forecast—highs ranging from 59 to 76 degrees and lows between 34 and 49 degrees. There is mention of thunderstorms, a first for the year. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS Ten musicians and staff members of the National Symphony Orchestra from Washington, D.C. toured the Lawrence Welk birthplace and family home in Strasburg. Owners Mark and Irene Ahrens Fisher of Hot Spot Pizzeria hold grand opening. More...

Ramblings

Since recently moving to North Dakota, I quickly learned about Prairie Public Radio’s interesting Sunday morning “Jefferson Hour,” impersonated by Clay Jenkinson. More...

Making Medicare Make Sense

Answers to some of the most commonly asked questions

Q: What is the new program beginning in July in certain areas across the nation where Medicare beneficiaries will pay less out of pocket for certain medical equipment and supplies if they purchase them through Medicare contract suppliers? More...

In Touch with Prairie Living

As I write this May column, I prepare for the 19th Annual Journey to the Homeland tour to Odessa, Ukraine and Stuttgart, Germany, May 16-26, 2013. More...

Hull

On Wednesday night, the Hull Christian Reformed Church had a special congregational meeting and a unanimous vote was cast to have Pastor Paul Stout continue to serve the Hull and Westfield churches. More...

Everyday Extension

Budget friendly summer activities for families

It’s hard to believe summer is just around the corner with the absence of this year’s spring season. However, our calendars show it’s May, and that means summer vacation will be here soon. More...