By Marvin Baker, a new weekly column in The Kenmare News
Two weeks ago we received a news release from Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-ND about rural mail service. The headline read “Heitkamp introduces new bill to improve rural mail delivery and standards.”
Posted 7/28/15 (Tue) read more »
Many of us have heard the stories about Carpio getting its name after the Soo Line Railroad plotted its tracks across North Dakota in the 1880s.
Posted 7/21/15 (Tue) read more »
Salt, sodium, monosodium glutamate; call it what you wish, but any or all of the three are far too abundant in the human diet.
Posted 7/14/15 (Tue) read more »
Lately, the city of Montreal has been getting a bad rap in the media and it most likely isn’t fair because this city is as diverse and resilient as any other in North America and perhaps the rest of the world.
Posted 7/07/15 (Tue) read more »
Do you ever think about place names and how they may have gotten their identity?
Posted 6/30/15 (Tue) read more »
Anytime a news reporter asks questions about a medical condition, they are denied, citing doctor/patient confidentiality.
Posted 6/23/15 (Tue) read more »
Do you ever look at the night sky closely in North Dakota. On those clear summer nights, after midnight, you can gaze into infinity and beyond.
Posted 6/16/15 (Tue) read more »
We've often heard that phrase "those were the good old days."
Posted 6/09/15 (Tue) read more »
When I was a kid, I delivered Grit, if you remember that newspaper, a general publication mostly about rural America.
Posted 6/02/15 (Tue) read more »