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Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Write-in candidates certified for November election
Actress Shailene Woodley set for January trial in pipeline protest
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Dickinson State WR Skabo earns NSAA honor
NDSU football schedules Butler for game at Target Field
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
July 29, 2016
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Last week I was with my daughter Amanda on her birthday as we passed the golf course in Havre, Mont. I thought back to her 16th birthday. Amanda,...
July 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
Veeder: In the sweet spot of summer, motherhood
WATFORD CITY -- This morning the gobble of wild turkeys woke me up from the outside the open window in my bedroom. Everything has officially...
May 29, 2016 - 12:00am
March 26, 2016
Feeling the strong yet fragile thread that ties child, parent
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- It was one of those little scenes that would play out in the movie version of your life, one that offers comic relief to...
March 26, 2016 - 5:42pm
February 21, 2016
Conversation builds about federal, state family leave proposals
FARGO -- Most American workers get little or no paid time off for family leave, such as for the birth of a child or to care for a sick or aging...
February 21, 2016 - 6:17am
October 18, 2015
Veeder: Becoming a devoted dad is no joke for my husband
WATFORD CITY My husband has been practicing his dad jokes. It’s been a long rehearsal, I’ll tell you. Six months of lame comebacks followed...
October 18, 2015 - 12:03am
July 26, 2014
Paid parental leave becoming less common
FARGO — It can be difficult for moms to return to work after the birth of a child. Breanna Breidenbach of Fargo quit her job and became a full-time independent sales director with Mary Kay just before her first child was born both because of the expense of child care and because...
July 26, 2014 - 9:31pm
January 27, 2014
Playgroup connects parents, children
Kimberly and Eric Jayjohn moved to North Dakota from Ohio three years ago. They have since welcomed a daughter, Adleigh, who is 16 months old....
January 27, 2014 - 6:02pm
January 20, 2014
MS. Simplicity: I’ve moved from helicopter parent to drone pilot
I don’t know when it happened. There is no magic date I circled on the calendar that I planned and practiced for. There is no book called “What To Expect When Your Child Becomes An Adult.” One day I was busy going to kids’ activities, making sure my kids ate a balanced diet...
January 20, 2014 - 4:10pm
November 29, 2013
Grandparent visitation case appealed to ND Supreme Court
GRAND FORKS — A couple here who were sued by the man’s parents for visitation with the grandchildren is appealing the case to the state Supreme Court. That’s after a judge confirmed his ruling that Cory Bjerke and his longtime partner, Naomi Sterf, must allow their 16-year-old...
November 29, 2013 - 7:55pm
October 28, 2013
Treat Street the new normal on Halloween
Thinking back to her childhood, Kristin Heath remembers trick or treating from door to door every Halloween. That may not be how her two young girls remember the holiday.
October 28, 2013 - 6:28pm
February 1, 2009
Getting through the difficult parenting years
I recently had a friend and mom of teens tell me that she and her husband were experiencing some of the most difficult years of their married life, largely she felt, as a result of parenting teens. "Whatever the stresses of little ones," she said, "that was easy compared to what...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am