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by Linda Thistle

Draw a star in exactly 10 of the empty squares in the diagram below so that each numbered square accurately indicates how many immediately adjacent squares (horizontally, vertically or diagonally) contain a star.

Safe Mosquito Repellents for Children The recent rains have the mosquitoes in a feeding frenzy and the best way to avoid them is by staying indoors or applying an insect repellent before venturing outside. DEET-based repellents are safe and effective and provide several hours of protection. Here’s some more information about DEET.

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Emerald Grill &

RJ’s Pizza

Eat In or Take Out

• Daily Specials (M-Th) • Friday: Walleye • Saturday: Prime Rib • Sunday: Turkey Dinner 1200 N. 47th St. • Grand Forks • 701-757-3009 (Located behind Stamart on Gateway Drive)

• The American Academy of Pediatrics says products containing DEET are “the most effective” repellents available and should be used when necessary to protect against insect and tick-borne disease. The AAP says use DEETbased repellents containing up to 30% DEET on children older than 2 months of age. • As reported in the New England Journal of Medicine, insect repellents containing DEET provide complete protection from bites for longer periods than other repellent products. According to the study, “Only products containing DEET are dependable for long-lasting protection after a single application. • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency evaluates and registers all DEET-based products before they can be marketed in this county. The EPA has determined that the use of products containing DEET according to label direction, does not pose unreasonable risks of adverse effects to humans, regardless of the concentration (amount) of DEET. For information about mosquito control visit our website at or call the Information Line at 701-787-8144

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1. What is the giraffe's name in the animated movie "Madagascar"? 2. Who sings the popular song "Happy"? 3. What are the names of the three characters in The Three Stooges? 4. Who invented the lightbulb? 5. As of 2013, what is the estimated population of North Dakota?

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"Horses, Donkeys & Mules," Rick Moranis" and "Hummingbirds"