October 13, 2016

Dr. Michael Lassle: Perfectionist at Work

Bismarck’s Dr. Michael Lassle, North Dakota’s only board-certified prosthodontist, admits he’s an “OCD perfectionist,” a desirable trait in a profession where he says “millimeters are miles.” Lassle, […]
July 26, 2016
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Vern Cermak

Vern Cermak: Mandan’s Musician-Leader   At 75, Vern Cermak isn’t sure whether he’d describe himself as a “teacher-musician,” or “musician-teacher.” The now-retired elementary school teacher spent […]
May 20, 2016

Edgar Oliveira: Man of Many Talents

Mandan’s Edgar Oliveira, entrepreneur, restauranteur, and bon vivant, has led an interesting life in his 41 years. He’s a man of many talents. The son of […]


October 13, 2016

Light of Christ Catholic Schools Plan for Growth

New In Town Since the Light of Christ Catholic Schools was established in 2012, enrollment at the five schools – St. Mary’s Grade School, Saint Anne […]
July 26, 2016
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We Support the Badge

Salute According to spokesperson Harley Engleman, the genesis of WE SUPPORT THE BADGE, a collaborative, community initiative that assists area law enforcement in their officer recruitment […]
June 30, 2016

Devils Lake Walleye Tournament

Event The 40th annual Devils Lake Chamber Walleye Tournament, with a total of $60,000 in prizes, is slated for June 24-25. The event attracts two-person teams […]
June 30, 2016

Zoo2020 Campaign

Place Zoo2020—a campaign for the Dakota Zoo—has kicked off this past year, with priorities to build a new penguin, meerkat and red panda exhibit and renovate […]
May 13, 2016

Inside Outing at Golf ETC.

Place With a half inch of snow on the ground and cabin fever was slowly setting in, when someone in the office suggested we visit Golf […]