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U.S. Geological Survey to reassess Williston Basin resources
TR Library board to consider alternative location
New state law gives jailed parents break on child support, hoping for better re-entry to society
Blind, abandoned pig from Minn. recovers at ND animal rescue
'I want to see you naked': When alcohol flowed, chef Mario Batali turned abusive, workers say
crime and courts
nation and world
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
Experiences to give and traditions to share this holiday season
Five years after buying Lucasfilm, The Force is strong in Disney
place a business brief
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
4 holiday cocktails for morning, noon and night
Succulent braised beef short ribs bring comfort and joy to Christmas meal
Why we vomit: Throwing up the facts about an experience we've all had
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
Lewton's mission Growing young minds
Relationship with Twins GM Thad Levine could be 'game-changer' for Yu Darvish
Vikings quarterback Kyle Sloter's ears are burning
Klieman's semifinal week off to "sick" start with the news of Wentz injury
Titans suffer tough loss to Skyhawks
Titans girls basketball loses first game to Skyhawks
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
Commentary: Netflix's 'creepy' tweet reminds us all how closely it's watching us
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
Activist had big impact on ND
Rev. Ralph Sjursen
Zachery Joseph Binstock
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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Health & Wellness
May 10, 2015
Bakken baby boom: More young moms, babies in Dickinson than ever before
Heather Nelson welcomed a newborn baby boy into her home on Monday, an addition that increased the family to five members. While she was in...
May 10, 2015 - 12:37am
May 9, 2015
Drug cases put strain on family services in Stark County
A growing drug problem in southwest North Dakota is putting a strain on social service providers, and Dickinson’s youngest residents are feeling the effects. Stark County Social Services reports its foster care caseload has doubled over the last year, the result of not only more...
May 9, 2015 - 9:33pm
July 22, 2014
Study: ND a great place to grow up
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. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics, education, health, and family and community...
July 22, 2014 - 12:00am
July 10, 2014
North Dakota growers asked to produce 250,000 pounds of food to fight hunger
FARGO — The state’s agriculture commissioner challenged gardeners across North Dakota on Tuesday to grow 250,000 pounds of produce for those in need. Doug Goehring said he wants the Hunger Free ND Garden Project, now in its fifth season, to surpass previous donation records and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
February 15, 2014
3 children among 5 dead in Minneapolis fire
MINNEAPOLIS — Paul Cox woke up around 4:45 a.m. Friday when he and his family smelled smoke. They ran outside and saw their upstairs neighbor...
February 15, 2014 - 12:24am
January 30, 2014
Report: Two-thirds of N.D. children aren’t proficient readers by fourth grade
FARGO — Two-thirds of North Dakota’s children aren’t proficient readers by the time they reach fourth grade, and the results are worse for the state’s low-income students, with nearly four out of five not hitting proficient reading marks, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation...
January 30, 2014 - 4:28pm
January 2, 2014
2 Fargo children left unattended on school bus
FARGO — Two Fargo schoolchildren were left unattended in a Valley Bus school bus in the firm’s parking lot Thursday morning when the driver failed to check the vehicle before leaving it. Fortunately, the bus was left running. The temperature at Fargo’s Hector International...
January 2, 2014 - 10:24pm
December 14, 2013
Lawsuit settled in fatal 2010 crash that killed 2 children
GRAND FORKS - Just a week before they were scheduled to go to trial, the parents of the two children killed in a 2010 Christmastime traffic accident west of Grand Forks settled a lawsuit with the truck driver, his employer and United Parcel Services. The settlement of the suit...
December 14, 2013 - 8:10pm
December 2, 2013
Dr. Nordeng: What to do about children’s ear infections
Dr. Rena Nordeng, Our Town Contributor Are children more likely than adults to have ear infections? Yes, children are more susceptible to ear infections, and often get them following another illness, such as a cold, flu or allergy that has caused the child’s nasal passages,...
December 2, 2013 - 7:02pm
Dr. Ahmed: Common colds and our children
Dr. Ibrahim Ahmed, Our Town Contributor Runny nose, nagging coughs and sleepless nights alert us to the fall and winter seasons when respiratory viruses take their greatest toll. The common cold (also known as “upper respiratory tract infection” or URI) is one of the most...
December 2, 2013 - 7:00pm
November 13, 2013
Byron Dorgan: The right kind of leadership for Indian children
By Byron Dorgan I’m proud of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp for writing legislation that will establish a National Commission on Native Children. Our federal government has a trust responsibility to provide for the education, health and safety of Native American children, yet it continues...
November 13, 2013 - 7:30pm
Couple who sought foster care for children face neglect charges
FARGO — A Fargo couple were charged with felony child neglect after they could not agree on which one would take care of their children, and called asking police to take the children into foster care. Delana Amber Lynn Brunette, 24, and Phillip Niles Vernon Biel, who is 25 or 26,...
November 13, 2013 - 7:29pm
October 28, 2013
Staff turnover hurts BIA’s efforts to protect children at Spirit Lake
By Patrick Springer Forum News Service FARGO — Turnover of staff to investigate suspected child abuse and neglect cases has hampered efforts by the Bureau of Indian Affairs to improve child protection services on the Spirit Lake reservation. The BIA assumed control of...
October 28, 2013 - 10:23am
October 2, 2013
Minn. child falls ill after chewing detergent packet
FARGO -- A 1-year-old Hitterdal, Minn., boy is being treated at Sanford Children's Hospital in Fargo after chewing on a laundry detergent packet that his family believes had insufficient packaging to protect children.
October 2, 2013 - 12:00am
September 18, 2013
Trial focuses on children's living conditions
GRAND FORKS -- The case of James Hume, on trial for felony neglect of three small children prosecutors say were living in a crude, hazardous and smelly garage, is about how to decide if parents should be punished under the law for unusual living arrangements, said Hume's attorney,...
September 18, 2013 - 12:00am