Historian with ties to Pierce County retires from NDSU | back News, Sports, Jobs

?????????????????? A North Dakota State University historian with ties to Pierce County will retire December 1 after spending 55 years preserving the history and culture of German immigrants from Russia who settled the northern plains more than a century ago . Michael Miller, director and bibliographer of the Germans from Russia Heritage … Read more

Auburn welcomes five to the 2023 signing class

story links AUBURN, Ala.— Auburn football and head coach Karen Hoppe have announced the program’s 2023 signing class, which will consist of five student-athletes who will parade for the Orange & Blue next fall. “We are very pleased to announce our signers for 2023,” said the Tigers head coach Karen Hoppe said. … Read more

Macron visits Louisiana and notices French connections

NEW ORLEANS — French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Louisiana on Friday, the American state historically most closely linked to his country, to celebrate their longstanding cultural ties and discuss energy policy and climate change. Macron met with political leaders and strolled through New Orleans’ historic French Quarter. The visit is the first by a … Read more

State judge blocks bear hunt in New Jersey

A coalition of anti-hunting groups successfully delayed New Jersey’s newly launched fall bear hunt. In 2018, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy banned bear hunting in the state. That fall, in a surprising turn of events, he reversed course and ended the ban, citing public safety concerns. Anti-hunting groups, including the Animal Protection League of New … Read more