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CDC gets list of forbidden words: fetus, transgender, diversity

Policy analysts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta were told of the list of forbidden words at a meeting Thursday with senior CDC officials who oversee the budget, according to an analyst who took part in the 90-minute briefing. The forbidden words are: “vulnerable,” “entitlement,” “diversity,” “transgender,” “fetus,” “evidence-based” and “science-based.” Read More…

AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big

We all know the classic story of farm kids who can’t wait to get to the big city, but more and more, that trend is reversing and young people are returning to rural areas. AgweekTV’s Rose Dunn talked to blogger and cookbook author Molly Yeh who works from her East Grand Forks farm.

In matters of the heart, faith becomes real

“It’s severe,” he’d said, explaining the mitral-valve rupture and need for repair. “We’re talking open-heart surgery.” I had to stop him later while he explained precisely what this would mean, remembering exactly why I’d steered clear from a medical career. Though we know life brings crosses, this one, it seemed, would be even more of Read More…

Bearcats on the rise

For the first time since 2005-06, the Bearcats did not have a losing season. As for the progress made by this program over the years, it didn’t just appear out of thin air. The players have taken the initiative, putting in the work during the summer months. “The guys are starting to get together more Read More…

Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game

The fans could have booked their championship-game flights at halftime. Junior running back Bruce Anderson scored four touchdowns in the first two quarters and the Bison defense swarmed a high-powered Sam Houston State (Texas) attack. That combination vaulted NDSU to a 55-13 victory over the Bearkats before 18,279 fans at Gate City Bank Field at Read More…