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Hello, I apologize profusely!  I missed my St. Patrick’s Day column last week.  And if you are, as I, married to a Murphy that is a mortal sin. Dean Meyer…

Grand River Roundup

The weather has certainly been interesting this week. The temperatures got above freezing every day except on Thursday after the blizzard rolled in. Betty Olson Guest Columnist   Reub and…

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Hello, This has been a trying week.  I have trying weeks fairly often.  Especially when the weather is bad. Dean Meyer Guest Columnist I try to do things right, but…

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It’s been quite a week. Lots of snow and wind, but no temperatures below zero and it even got above freezing on Friday! Betty Olson Guest Columnist   Monday night…

“Life on the Outside” continues to be a dream that I am not awakening from, for which I am very thankful. The arctic weather keeps me inside the house, where…

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Hello, February was not nice. After a mild start to winter, this past month the proverbial “stuff ” hit the fan. Coldest on record . Wind blows every day. DEAN…

I long for baking. It has been over 4 years since I baked anything, and one afternoon helper Monique aided me in making a moist strawberry-flavored cake with buttercream frosting.…

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If you read the Roundup this week, you’re going to have to put up with me complaining about the weather again. BETTY OLSON Guest Columnist It was cold and snowing…

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Hello, Remember the controversy just before Christmas?  About a song.  The song “Baby It’s Cold Outside”.  People were complaining it was sexist.  I didn’t care.  DEAN MEYER Guest Columnist It is…

Life on The Outside

SW North Dakota weather was a Christmas dream for a handicapped person! Balmy temperatures, non gale-force winds, and minimal ice on walking surfaces. Yvonne Stegner Guest Contributor The snowflakes drifting down…

Grand River Roundup

It finally quit snowing last Monday and the guys spent all day plowing snow so they could get the feeding done and open the roads enough for vehicles to get…

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Another week of snow and cold, but Wednesday the temperature did get above freezing with 35 degrees here. BETTY OLSON Guest Columnist The quilting ladies from Slim Buttes had a…

Life on The Outside

After the adventure with the different power chair I was supposed to stay in the house, but I may have been spotted at a local supermarket! It was essential that…

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Hello, Corb Lund has a song titled “You’ve got to have cows around”, or something along that line. It tells of how you’ve got to have cows around and how…

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Cold enough for you? We’ve been asked that several times this week and the answer is always “Way too cold!” These last two weeks have been absolutely frigid with lots…

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Hello, It’s cold. But it’s been colder. I’m willing to bet that you won’t find a farmer or rancher who would hesitate to tell you that this cold spell is…

Since when do half wit RINO legislators from the eastern part of the state have the right to dictate what time zone we here in Southwestern ND should be in? …