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Five die in crash with semi in western South Dakota
Congrats DHS and Trinity classes of 2017
Dunn County Historical Museum dedicates memorial for those lost in war
Senator McCain says Putin bigger threat than ISIS
Three vehicles stolen, five damaged at ND auto dealership
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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
Late goals lift Penguins in Stanley Cup Final opener
Tiger Woods says unexpected reaction to prescribed meds to blame for arrest, not alcohol
UPDATE: In matchup of first-place teams, Astros rally with huge 8th inning to blast Twins
Adam Thielen looks to show Vikings last season wasn't a fluke
Twins option Kennys Vargas with some regret
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
Port: Numbers support Heitkamp defense against Democratic Party faction
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Sandra Kay Renner
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
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
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