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2008-07-13 12:00:26

By Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jul. 13--By Brad Dokken Herald Staff Writer A graduate student studying fishers in northeastern North Dakota says he and his research partners are capturing more images of the animals on trail cameras than he would have expected. Members of the weasel family, fishers traditionally inhabit forested areas such as those common in northern Minnesota. But for some reason, the fur-bearers are becoming more prevalent in eastern North Dakota, even...

2007-07-15 09:03:33

By Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jul. 15--Get ready for dances, a pork feed, a pet parade and more at Larimore Days from Thursday through July 22 in Larimore, N.D. Here's a schedule of events: Thursday -- Citywide Rummage Sale, 4 to 8 p.m., list of sites available in City Hall or the post office beginning at 9 a.m. -- Family and Teen Dance, 8 p.m. to midnight, Good Friends restaurant. Friday -- Open Bowling, 1 to 11 p.m., Legion Lanes Bowling. -- Pet Parade judging, 6:30 p.m.,...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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