THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Three Bridges Gone, Two collapsed, One dead
There is a proverb that was passed down to the author by a friend of mine from Minnesota during a bridgehunting tour a couple years ago: Taking care of a valuable thing in life can prolong its life.... Posted on 11/6/12 at 9:07 AM
OH LOOK! A SHINY THING The Hunger for Death
Would you pay to watch 24 children kill each other?
I did, this weekend, when I bought a ticket to "The Hunger Games," which is playing at our local theater in Jamestown. Now obviously no children we... Posted on 5/2/12 at 10:00 AM
A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA Slime, Blood, Fur, Feathers
My alarm woke me up earlier than I was used to, but on this day I needed to wake up with the fishes to check out the local fish market. Live eels, snakes, frogs, fowl, and much more, the wet market--a... Posted on 3/24/12 at 9:04 AM
CAPITOL CHATTER Rep. Franson video brings death threats
ByAl Edenloff, Alexandria Echo Press
Comments that Rep. Mary Franson made about food stamps on a Friday video sparked a barrage of complaints even death threats.
The backlash was so threatenin... Posted on 3/5/12 at 6:32 PM
HEALTHBEAT Being there
Dr. Jeffrey Parks, a general surgeon from Cleveland, Ohio, recently blogged movingly about trying to save a 4-year-old child hit by a speeding car:
He lost his vitals the minute he arrived. He was b... Posted on 10/30/09 at 7:13 AM
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s first influenza-associated death of this season was reported to the South Dakota Department of Health today. The death was a resident of southeastern South Dakota in the 80 to 89-year-old age group, who had influenza A and other chronic health conditions.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »