Fireworks Safety

The North Dakota Department of Health offers the following safety tips for handling fireworks: Read and follow all warnings and instructions. Be sure other people are out of range before lighting fireworks. Light fireworks only on a smooth, flat surface away from the house, dry leaves and flammable materials. Never try to relight fireworks that…
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Chocolate Covered Bacon

Leave it to those clever folks at the Minnesota State Fair. Each year they to come up with something new and cholesterol-inducing for us to enjoy "on a stick." Last year it was Hotdish on a Stick. Later this summer at the fair it’s going to be Chocolate Covered Bacon. Friday on WDAZ News @6…
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George Carlin

George Carlin1937 – 2008


Any show that opens with Peggy Lee’s "Why Don’t You Do Right" is just fine with me. I saw the rundown the other day and "Airwaves" does just that. "Airwaves" is a musical/variety/comedy show you can see Tuesday night at the Empire Arts Center in Grand Forks at 7:30. It features music and entertainment from…
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Solstice Special

Ginny and I celebrated the Summer Solstice in style this year with a train ride from Grand Forks to Crookston and back last night. Impossible, you say? Normally, yes. We were invited to ride along on the 2008 BNSF Railway Special. Each year since 1997 the Special has been touring a different section of the…
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