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Dickinson Police seek help locating missing teen
Dickinson man appears in court for pretrial conference
Two men facing charges of concealing murder in McKenzie County
Judge advises against removal of McKenzie County sheriff
Missing Fargo restaurateur borrowed $25,000 and owed thousands to others before disappearing, court documents show
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Hang loose: Roughriders looking to find themselves as state Legion tourney begins
Minnesota Lynx weather Liberty rally for 76-75 win
Garcia comes aboard; Twins send Gibson packing
Vikings' Mike Zimmer likely to turn over defensive play calling -- in a preseason game
New Vikings campus in Eagan to feature areas for fans to walk, sit, play and interact
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
Port: Trump’s 'Buy American' idea is decidedly un-American
Jacobs: N.D. Democrats stuck in the doldrums
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
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
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 18, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Mother and daughter share love of libraries, books
If I had to sum up my childhood in one word, that word would be "books." Yes, I had friends, family, school, parties, playtime and more, but...
April 18, 2017 - 10:43am
March 27, 2017
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Many girls who begin going to tanning salons before they turn 16 don’t bring along friends or go alone. Instead, they tan with their mothers,...
March 27, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 14, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: When family's away, Dad will... clean, apparently
Before the snow started flying on Sunday, I found myself home alone for the first time in about a year. Totally alone. My wife, Emily, was in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am
February 28, 2017
Parenting Perspective: Lessons in parenting a toddler come from the bigliest of places
If you're like us, your household has recently had issues with a petulant crybaby who erupts in anger when he doesn't get his way, assumes everyone...
February 28, 2017 - 11:37am
February 7, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Mom finds her limit -- lice
I'm a strong and powerful woman. I am cool under pressure and calm in a crisis. I am practical, efficient and organized. I can oversee the nightly...
February 7, 2017 - 11:50am
January 23, 2017
Kerzman: When your kid can't poop, life comes to a screeching halt
FARGO — I have a bomb to drop on you: As a parent, it turns out you spend an awful lot of time thinking about poop. You worry about it....
January 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 19, 2016
Fewer parents say they spank their kids
Spanking and hitting children to discipline them has become much less common in recent decades as more parents choose non-physical approaches like "time-outs" instead, a U.S. study suggests. Since 1988, the proportion of middle-income mothers who think physical punishment is appropriate...
News/Nation and World
November 19, 2016 - 3:45pm
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 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