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Class-action lawsuit alleges Capella University lied about time, cost of advanced degrees
Spring flooding begins with flooded farmland along Red River
Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, refusing to answer questions, police say
George H.W. Bush hospitalized the day after funeral for his wife, Barbara
TRNP to hold community engagement meetings
crime and courts
nation and world
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Building leadership skills; students graduate from program
DSU baseball drops final home game
Yankees tee off on Twins
Harden, Rockets ride record-setting quarter to rout over Timberwolves
Midgets girls tennis falls to Bismarck Century
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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.
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