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2014-10-28 20:25:48

Bismarck Police Chief Receives Award at Annual PULSE Luncheon BISMARCK, N.D., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Abused Adult Resource Center (AARC) announced today the donation of a new cargo van to aid the nonprofit agency's efforts in operating its unique Seeds of Hope Thrift & Gift Store and in serving domestic victims in a seven-county region in south-central North Dakota. The donation came through a $32,000 grant from the HopeLine(®) from Verizon program....

2014-06-13 16:22:26

ATLANTA, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray," "we," "us" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it completed a series of transactions (the "Hoak Acquisition") that resulted in Gray acquiring 12 television stations and programming of three additional television stations from Hoak Media, LLC ("Hoak") and Parker Broadcasting, Inc. ("Parker"). In addition, Gray completed the refinancing of its senior credit facility, which now consists of a seven-year $525...

2014-05-01 16:29:19

ATLANTA, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it has closed transactions that add television stations in North and South Dakota to Gray's growing portfolio of leading local media enterprises. Today, Gray closed on its acquisition of KEVN-TV and its satellite station KIVV-TV from Mission TV, LLC (which is unrelated to Mission Broadcasting).  These stations serve as the Fox affiliate for the Rapid City, South...

2014-01-23 23:30:04

The fascinating program will be broadcast on ABC KMCY/KBMY in January and February. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Viewpoints Industry TV airs in the following North Dakota cities during the month of January and February: Minot, Bismarck, Dickinson, and Williston. The economies in these North Dakota cities rely on several strong industries including, natural resources, government services, education and healthcare. Their populations continue to grow as people from around the...

2013-07-05 23:02:37

The engaging health-related television program airs on FOX KNDX-TV in the Minot-Bismarck-Williston area of North Dakota. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 The producers of Health Briefs TV are pleased to welcome viewers from the Bismarck, North Dakota region to the show. The city is strong in health and medical care and it is recognized as the economic center of south-central North Dakota. It is the regional center for healthcare and its two largest employers are medical centers....

2011-06-09 08:30:00

BISMARCK, N.D., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Herbert J. Wilson of Bismarck has been awarded the Bernard Gregory Award for Diversity by the American Lung Association. Walker, 90, provided care to members of the Mandan, Arikara and Hidatsa tribal communities at Fort Berthold Indian Reservation for more than 50 years. Originally from New England, Dr. Wilson was assigned to the North Dakota reservation in the early 1950s under a one-year obligation with the United States...

2010-12-02 14:41:00

BISMARCK, N.D., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, opened a new branch in Bismarck, N.D., on Dec. 1 to serve the western half of North Dakota. Located at 300 Enterprise Street, the new facility has 17,000 square feet and a staff of seven employees. Leading the Graybar Bismarck team are Branch Manager Ivar Berge, a 29-year Graybar...

2008-10-10 15:00:20

The next HD Live Metropolitan Opera performance - Strauss's "Salome" - will be available for viewing at noon Saturday at the Grand Theatres in Bismarck. Karita Mattila sang the role of Salome at the Met for the first time in 2004 and, in this performance, reprises her interpretation of the part, including the "Dance of the Seven Veils." With conductor Patrick Summers and production by Jurgen Flimm, performers include Mattila, Ildiko Komlsi, Juha Uusitalo, Kim Begley and Joseph Kaiser....


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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