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5 Public Hearings Set On Sandpiper Pipeline Plan

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Public Utilities Commission has scheduled five hearings over five straight days next month to hear from people with strong opinions about a proposed oil pipeline. 121 more words


Digging for Roots: I'll Be Home For Christmas Eve

I know a post for this challenge is supposed to be new, but it seemed fitting, both for the theme and the season, that I repost this one from last year. 1,588 more words


State Patrol: Driver Fleeing Police In Crookston Dies In Fiery Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A driver fleeing police died after hitting a bridge pillar in a fiery crash in Crookston Sunday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. 121 more words


Lava Hot Springs, Chance's Birthday

We spent a very pleasant day with our friends the Crookstons at Lava Hot Springs.


We swam and went on the slides and ate lots of food. 101 more words

Ed Widseth Field - Crookston, MN

I’m moving north today for the next college track in Minnesota.  Crookston is close to the North Dakota border, and today’s track is located on the University of Minnesota-Crookston campus.   112 more words

Track And Field

Connections at a Crossroad

Connections at a Crossroad

I have been thinking about connections a lot this week. Recently, the moderator of a Facebook page for current and former residents of my hometown, Crookston, Minnesota, posted a link to a page on my blog. 646 more words


Travel Theme: Statues - Where I Come From

I always loved this statue of Joe Rolette (sometimes spelled Roulette). As an employee of the American Fur Company in the 1840s, he helped mark out the Pembina Trail, on which ox carts transported furs and other goods between Canada and St. 306 more words