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WORTHINGTON, Minn. - Each year, the Daily Globe here organizes a "chair-ity" event during the annual Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival.
Local sponsors purchase and decorate Adirondack-style chairs, which are auctioned off to the public with the proceeds going to a local charity. This year, however, bidders vied for pairs of chairs this time around, as adult Adirondack chairs w...
September 18, 2014 - 9:52am
Sam Cook's Outdoors
North Dakotas roadside pheasant survey counts are out today, and they indicate that the number of birds and broods are both up statewide, according to the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
Stan Kohn, upland game management supervisor for the agency, said the survey shows total pheasants are up 30 percent from last year. In addition, brood observations were up 37 percent, while the average...
September 17, 2014 - 7:16pm
According to the common nutritional wisdom, families who sit down together for home-cooked meals tend to be both healthier and happier, and research for the most part supports that this is true.
But when a group of sociologists decided to study what it really takes to prepare a family dinner, they learned that all is not well in the kitchen. In fact, moms reported feeling pressured to live up ...
September 15, 2014 - 10:12am
So is Roger Goodell going to be fired as NFL commissioner because of the Ray Rice fiasco? Put it this way: If none of the transgressions of the rouges gallery of NFL owners (Wilf, Irsay, Haslem, Snyder, Richardson, Davis, Jones et. al) were worthy of Goodell's sanction, it was probably because he knew he would need their support when the time came that one day he would come under fire. And Good...
September 12, 2014 - 4:46pm
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijoles negros.
Now, Americans have discovered that black beans not only are uniquely delicious but nutritious as well.
Few foods have as solid a nutritional profile as black beans. They are loaded wi...
February 08, 2013 - 2:31pm