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Bellaire Bridge to be sold for scrap metal on eBay?
With all the stories of thieves taking apart metal bridges for the price of metal, which includes stealing and dismantling a 50-foot long bridge in Pennsylvania, driving off with another short span ...
4/19/13 at 1:02 AM Bridgehunter Chronicles supports the victims of Superstorm Sandy 10/30/12 at 6:04 PM
Ambridge-Woodlawn Bridge to be rehabbed. A step in the right direction for preserving Pennsylvania's (remaining) historic bridges? 3/16/12 at 7:31 PM
Forum Communications Co. announces 2013 Forum Forward class
FARGO, N.D. -Forum Communications Co.has named its Forum Forward class for 2013, company officials announced Friday. This year's class is comprised of eight individuals, salespeople, reporters, editor...
4/12/13 at 1:24 PM Forum wins big in 2013 North Dakota Newspaper Association contest; other FCC papers have good showings too 2/4/13 at 12:06 PM
For the love of bridges ... Not!
I had a dream - or perhaps it was a nightmare - about bridges the other day. I dont know why they were on my mind, other than I recently heard a friend tell me of her experience crossing the Mackinac ...
11/19/12 at 11:16 PM Are we there YET? 10/24/12 at 11:22 PM
Belonging is Identification Enough: I Vote in a Small Town
In light of the voting bonanza going on across the United States today, I couldnt help but post on this election day about a voting incident in my past. I think of it every time I step into a room to...
11/6/12 at 7:42 AM
Did Sandy push the presidential elections back? I hope so.
There is a proverb that I want to start this column on: It is about disaster. When disaster strikes, people chip in to help. When politicians help, disaster strikes again. Therefore, people go first o...
10/30/12 at 7:23 PM Guttenberg Update: Germany's Most Spectacular Resignations 3/8/11 at 8:17 AM
When worlds collide: human, critter and virus
Two of the more intriguing health stories this past summer didn't involve rogue sharks, swine flu or any of the other usual suspects. The stars of this particular show were the hantavirus and the West...
9/26/12 at 9:47 AM
You're welcome, area teams
It would seem as though the city slicker from Chicago with the radical ideas, smart mouth, odd accent, perplexing attitude about driving over 20 miles per hour and the workings of a four-way stop and ...
3/27/12 at 12:45 AM Minnesota West students give back to the community 5/10/11 at 12:19 AM
National Signing Day brings 14 players to Minnesota West 2/3/10 at 6:58 PM
1940: New Teachers for the Junior College
6/21/11 at 12:00 AM 1940: Educator Lauds Junior College 6/6/11 at 12:00 AM
1986: Minnesota West's 50th Year Starting 5/18/11 at 6:00 PM
Key West Caterer's Sesame Almond Chicken with Mango Banana Chutney
Attending a conference or seminar that includes food in the registration fee can be a bit risky when it comes to the food part. I've learned through past experiences to go into it with low expectation...
1/23/11 at 1:01 AM Gelato or custard. Frozen and fabulous. 1/21/11 at 11:55 AM
Help Yourself to Ancient Secret Quinoa Salad 1/20/11 at 1:01 AM
For a long time, I dug in my heels and refused to succumb to two things related to modern technology: Facebook and cell phone text messaging. Facebook was a frivolous, time-consuming diversion I didn&...
3/4/10 at 5:00 AM