Here we are at the end of March with snow on the ground and bitter cold in the forecast. The following is a true story about a pioneer Icelandic mother named Guðrún and her two children in March of 1880 - 1883. They set out on foot to visit with friends. However, Guðrún ends up dying. Her children survive. Guðrún did not have the Weather Channel, the news, an app on her cell phone, or other such modern alert systems. Such a tragic story -- one of many in the sagas of the Icel
A group of moms in northeast North Dakota are working to provide a safe and fun environment for children at a new planned playground. The proposed name is “The Mountain Börnum Park” and it will be located near the Mountain Community Center and the Vikur Church.
While the town of Mountain is considered small and the surrounding area is rural, there are many families who will benefit from this playground. The closest public park for children is over 13 miles away. The annual