Tuesday Aug 19
National Center for Policy Analysis
What is $100 Worth in Different States?
Costs of living vary across the United States, and the average price of a good in Georgia might be very different from the average price of the same good in California.
Nordic Heritage Museum hosts Moomin Mania on Thursday
In celebration of Swedish-speaking Finnish illustrator and writer Tove Jansson's 100th birthday on August 9, the Nordic Heritage Museum will mark the occasion with a morning of activities centered around Jansson's fairy tale characters, the Moomins.
Single mom in Fargo returns wallet with $1,000
Thousands of federal, state and local firefighters are feverishly attacking six major wildfires in central and far northern California, four of which grew rapidly overnight and prompted evacuations of homes,... Thousands of federal, state and local firefighters are feverishly attacking six major wildfires in central and far northern California, ... (more)
Minot Daily News
Too much, too soon
The dramatic population growth in the oil patch town of Watford City is fueling demand for housing and commercial space, but city officials are concerned that a lack of infrastructure could get in the way of the booming development.
State of Michigan
State Police to Participate in Multi-State Traffic Enforcement Effort on I-94
Lansing. This week, the Michigan State Police will again join forces with other state patrols to step up traffic enforcement, focusing on dangerous driving behaviors including seat belt use, speeding, aggressive and impaired driving.