STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Senate backs gasoline tax hike
By Don Davis and Danielle Killey
Minnesota senators voted Friday to raise the state gasoline tax 5 cents in the next few years.
After the Senate Transportation Committee in recent weeks removed a gas ... Posted on 5/11/13 at 11:15 AM
NEW PLATEAUS Lebron vs. Michael: Another Example of How We Warp Reality
Once again, sports offers an important look at people's potential to skew the truth. Last time was about the hype of the NFL referee debacle. This time, we see humanity's tendency to idolize.
Recentl... Posted on 10/16/12 at 7:56 AM
MS. SIMPLICITY Tears Of Pride and Joy
College Move in Day: Goodbye with tears of pride and joy
Well I did it! I dropped off my oldest child at school in another state.make that two states away and I am doing pretty good and going on al... Posted on 9/26/12 at 9:53 PM
STAFF BLOG ASTROBOB Pixel planet is home sweet home
This is one of my very favorite photos. Earth is tiny - less than a pixel wide - and looks so tentative as if any moment it might disappear in the reflective glare of the sun. It was taken on Februa... Posted on 9/5/12 at 12:31 PM
THE DIRT A beautiful day
Wasn't Saturday just amazing?
I was almost wishing I hadn't signed up for Garden Day in Grand Forks. . . almost. ;)
My fabulous gardening friend Ann and I had a wonderful time--although I must admit... Posted on 4/16/12 at 7:21 AM
James E. Jader, 78, of Frazee, died Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Frazee Care Center. Burial was at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Furey Funeral Home in Frazee.
James L. “Jim” Johnson, 66, of Hawley, died Sunday, November 23, 2008, in Hawley.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, at Wright Funeral Home, Hawley, followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m.
Wright Funeral Home is handling arrangements for the family. An online guestbook and video tribute are available at www.wrightfuneral.com.
Former Fargo resident James W. Laudon, 85, of Detroit Lakes, died Friday, November 2, 2007 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes.
A celebration of Jim’s Life is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, July 5, at the Douglas Laudon home, 11692 E. Lake Eunice Road, rural Detroit Lakes, with Chaplain Vicki Marthaler officiating.
The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is serving the family. An online guest book is available at www.daviddonehower.com.
James A. “Jim” Martin, 69, of rural Vergas, died suddenly, but peacefully, at his home on Sybil Lake on Thursday, June 5, 2008.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 9, at Dilworth Lutheran Church, with burial following in Little Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Barnesville.
Korsmo Funeral Service of Moorhead was entrusted with arrangements. An online guest book is available at korsmofuneralservice.com.
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