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'La La Land' has Hollywood singing a different tune on musicals
South Dakota considers buffer strip bill
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
Malaysian PM says probe into killing of North Korea's leader's half-brother will be fair
Suspect in North Dakota attack arrested on attempted murder charge
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
Wild recall F Graovac
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
November 30, 2016
Charge: Couple who left 9-month-old, 2-year-old home alone were at Kmart
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- A Devils Lake couple charged with child neglect after a maintenance worker discovered an infant and a toddler alone in an apartment, with one of the children allegedly barricaded inside a bedroom, was at Kmart, according to charging documents filed Wednesday....
November 30, 2016 - 7:18pm
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
July 7, 2015
Car safety checkup to be held Thursday
Area law enforcement, and community and public health groups are hosting a car safety seat checkup from 3-6 p.m. Thursday in Dickinson at the West River Ice Center, 1865 Empire Road. Certified child passenger safety technicians will help assist parents and caregivers with proper...
July 7, 2015 - 11:12am
February 14, 2014
Fargo-area youth sports groups say rules keep parents in check: None has required class, as Winnipeg mandated after fight in Fargo
WEST FARGO — A Canadian youth hockey league decided this week to require parents of players to take a sportsmanship class after a fight at a tournament here Sunday between parents and coaches of two teams from Winnipeg. The teams linked to the fight, which didn’t result...
February 14, 2014 - 6:16pm
September 8, 2013
Attorney says parents' rights being edged out by grandparents' in wake of unusual ruling
GRAND FORKS -- In a ruling that defied predictions made by family law attorneys, a Grand Forks judge has upheld his decision to allow a 16-year-old girl free rein to visit her grandparents at any time, over the objections of her parents. "This case has created an enormous amount...
September 8, 2013 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Parents defend children working on farms
FULTS, Ill. (AP) -- As he watched his 10-year-old son ease a tractor across a soybean field, Dennis Mosbacher acknowledged the risks of farming. But...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Early entrance available for K-1st graders
Parents who think their children are ready to enter Kindergarten or first grade early may do so under the state's early entrance evaluation system. Although a handful are evaluated in the area, few enter schools through that system, school officials say. Under the system, schools...
March 21, 2009 - 9:40pm
March 11, 2009
Bill seeks charges against truant students' parents
BISMARCK -- Parents who are chronically negligent in seeing that their children attend school could face misdemeanor criminal charges under a bill heard in the House Wednesday. Senate Bill 2217 was introduced by Mandan legislators after school officials there convinced them that...
March 11, 2009 - 11:42pm
February 17, 2009
Parents may be charged if ND students skip school
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's Senate says parents of students who repeatedly skip school could find themselves facing criminal charges. Senators voted 44-3 on Monday to approve toughening North Dakota's anti-truancy law.
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
June 29, 2008
More than 1,000 parents are without licenses for child support debts
BISMARCK -- More than 1,000 North Dakota drivers' licenses are currently suspended for failing to pay child support, Another 688 people are on payment plans to clear arrearages knowing that if they don't keep up their payment plans, they'll lose their licenses, state Child Support...
June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
State expands program helping parents find jobs
BISMARCK -- A state program that helps parents get jobs so they can keep up with their court-ordered child support payments is expanding into Fargo, Bismarck and Minot regions. Begun in 2005, the program known as PRIDE was first offered in Dickinson and then expanded to Grand Forks...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am