Nice news of the day – September 30, 2019

Did you know that for the sixth year, athletes from all over the country traveled to Fargo last weekend to compete in a Crossfit competition called the Dakota Games?

And did you know today’s news is about sign language, house cleaning, and a teacher’s academy?  Read on.

I had a friend in the 4th grade who was deaf, and I spent about a week learning sign language – just the letters – so we could communicate…very, very slowly.  I love how Medina Elementary is working sign language into the morning routine. (KX Net)

A cleaning service in Fargo straightens up two homes a month for free for people undergoing cancer treatments. (Grand Forks Herald)

North Dakota now has a program to help teachers earn their masters degree while also learning leadership skills. (Wahpeton Daily News)

Nice news of the day – January 10, 2019

I’ve had a lot of sugary goodness this week in the nice news, but did you know that North Dakotans have a lower prevalence of diabetes than the rest of the U.S.?

And guess what else – today’s nice news is about bite-sized books, able giving, and good karma. Read on.