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Don't say 'I told you so!'
While most of the blogs I write these days also appear in the Daily Globe newspaper, this isnt one of them youll be seeing in print. Why? I dont want my dad to read it. Actually, I dont want him to ...
3/12/13 at 12:37 PM Learning by Doing 6/14/11 at 11:16 PM
Waterlogged 9/23/10 at 9:46 PM
Christmas Market Tour 2012: Buckau
When it comes to Christmas Markets, sometimes the best ones can be found either in the suburbs of a big city, like Magdeburg, or in rural communities. Why? There are many reasons to support this argu...
1/3/13 at 6:08 AM Germanarctica! 2/8/12 at 7:26 AM
MPCA credits 1972 law for cleaning waters
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency sings praises of the federal Clean Water Act, passed in 1972. The MPCA reminded Minnesotans that an Ohio river fouled with contaminants and inadequately treated...
10/19/12 at 2:49 PM Franken wants more federal funds for water system 3/3/12 at 11:07 AM
Legacy bill heads back for negotiations 5/23/11 at 8:44 PM
Girl Scouts: Centennial Day of Service
Can we do this every year? This is awesome! I didnt know what to expect, but this is way more fun than I thought it would be! How can you not like responses like that to a community service project...
10/13/12 at 5:34 PM
It was my last day at the Wu Dang Shan Tai Chi Academy. I was leaving at four o'clock that afternoon. And the anticipation of my exit provided a new vibe to my remaining hours. One thing I wanted to ...
9/22/12 at 7:53 AM Yangshuo: Earth's Teeth 6/9/12 at 9:09 AM
Yangshuo or Bust 6/1/12 at 11:50 PM
The facts about drowning
Maybe it's the early start to the warm season this year, or the hot summer that's driving everyone to seek relief at lakes and swimming pools. Whatever the reason, Minnesota is seeing a dismaying spik...
7/18/12 at 12:56 PM The hazards of summer 6/12/09 at 6:31 AM
Rainstorm Strikes Jamestown
During the rainstorm Friday, I sat in the warm, cozy newsroom while the Sun's assistant editor went out in the pouring rain and got some awesome photos. I still feel kinda bad about this, but I did m...
8/14/11 at 4:02 PM Flooding: Emergency Management Coordinator Interview 3/19/10 at 7:07 AM
1961: Average Water Use Is 34,440 Gallons
The average water use in 1960 was 34,440 gallons...
6/1/11 at 6:00 PM 1961: Local Watershed Gets Final State Approval 3/1/11 at 11:00 AM
1960: Sibley's Water Works 12/23/10 at 12:00 AM
Yangshuo: Grateful for Rain
Yes, that's right. I was grateful for the "bad" weather during my time here. Crazy, huh? Well, normally I'd wish for blue skies just like the next fella, but something about this place made the rai...
4/23/11 at 12:33 PM Yangshuo: Earth's Teeth 4/19/11 at 8:39 AM
Yangshuo or Bust 4/16/11 at 9:35 AM