Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Semi truck fire closes Highway 22

Advertisement

Study: ND a great place to grow up

Email News Alerts

FARGO — North Dakota ranks high in a national study of child well-being released today.

The state ranked sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

Advertisement

Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics, education, health, and family and community are used to compile the rankings.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call (701) 225-8111 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Helmut Schmidt
Helmut Schmidt was born in Germany, but grew up in the Twin Cities area, graduating from Park High School of Cottage Grove. After serving a tour in the U.S. Army, he attended the University of St. Thomas in St Paul, Minn., graduating in 1984 with a degree in journalism. He then worked at the Albert Lea (Minn.) Tribune and served as managing editor there for three years. He joined The Forum in October 1989, working as a copy editor until 2000. Since then, he has worked as a reporter on several beats, including education, Fargo city government, business and military affairs. He is currently The Forum's K-12 education reporter.
(701) 241-5583
Advertisement
randomness