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Judge to inmates: Get sterilized and I'll shave off jail time
Hawaii is creating a civil defense plan in case of a North Korean missile attack
3 people injured at airport intersection near Grand Forks ID'd by Highway Patrol
'People thrown everywhere': Police say suspect in S.C. cemetery crash wanted revenge
Repeal? Replace? Both? Neither? Cloud of confusion hangs over health care bill
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'
Roughriders take one of two from Royals
Lifelong friends Ennis, Spurgeon living the dream with Minnesota Wild
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Entrance song fits Twins closer Kintzler's journey
Kolpack: Don't be thinking about hotel reservations in Minneapolis anytime soon
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
Anton Jerome Miller
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
June 6, 2017
Big boost for Ivanka's paid parental leave plan
Ivanka Trump has a dream: That all new mothers and fathers in America can take paid time off to bond with their kid(s). She's convinced her father...
June 6, 2017 - 11:15am
May 31, 2017
Parents can now get refunds for purchases their kids made on Amazon apps without permission
Parents whose children made Amazon purchases on mobile apps without their permission will begin getting their money back, the Federal Trade...
May 31, 2017 - 9:46am
May 27, 2017
Family work: More companies offering paid leave to help new parents
Dustin Hasbrouck is a proud booster of Microsoft in Fargo, and that's partially because of the three months of pay he got for not working there....
May 27, 2017 - 9:34am
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