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'It's on everybody': A look at child protection services in Fargo-Moorhead area following three child deaths
Two Republicans, a Democrat run for Tom Campbell's Senate seat
UND's Engelstad arena governed by complex mix of entities
A doctor laced his ex-girlfriend's tea with abortion pills and got three years in prison
China agrees to buy 'significantly' more US goods and services in bid to ease trade tensions
crime and courts
nation and world
ND WWII veteran reflects on a lifelong love of aviation
Rural doctors wear 'a gazillion different hats' to fulfill community needs
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
Home of ND’s first abortion clinic demolished
Let's keep the 'A' in 'STEAM': The importance of the arts in our schools
place a business brief
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
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
Commentary: Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Commentary: Soul of house that once was ND's first abortion facility has stories that are hard to face
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
Yelich's late homer carries Brewers over Twins, 5-4
Cavs rout Celtics in Game 3
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
Commentary: Rancher who ran afoul of EPA granted medical marijuana license
Commentary: We need more politicians like Mark Andrews
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A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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August 22, 2013
Other Views: Is North Dakota's school calendar outdated?
A serious discussion about changing North Dakota's public school calendar is overdue. An initiative proposed for the November 2014 ballot will jump-start a debate that has been simmering for decades. The call to move the early start of school from August to after Labor Day is not...
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
First day at Prairie Rose Elementary School
Prairie Rose students play football in the parking lot, which served as a makeshift playground on the school's first day, before beginning classes....
August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
Bullying: When to step in
GRAND FORKS - While a new school year presents exciting possibilities and new experiences, it also holds potential for bullies to make life difficult -- or worse -- for kids. What, if anything, should parents do if their child has been harassed by another student? "Parents should...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 20, 2013
Parents start push for later school start
MANDAN -- The 98-degree temperature here Monday, just days before most North Dakota schools are back in session, helped a group of concerned parents illustrate the need to start school after Labor Day. "We can't change the weather, but we might be able to change the school calendar,"...
August 20, 2013 - 12:00am
August 18, 2013
Dickinson schools prepare to welcome students
Backpack ... check. Crayons ... check. New shoes ... check. Dickinson Public School students are enjoying their last Sunday of the summer today.
August 18, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2013
Energizing high school
Like Dickinson, the city of Laredo, Texas, sits on the fringes of a massive shale energy play, reaping both the rewards and the pitfalls that come with being located in an oil and gas hotbed. Though the energy plays are different -- the Bakken in North Dakota and the Eagle Ford in...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
Prairie Rose Elementary in Dickinson nearly ready for students
Teachers began moving into Prairie Rose Elementary in northwest Dickinson on Friday, with a little more than two weeks to go before the beginning...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
June 20, 2013
Killdeer to build safer school crosswalk
MANNING -- In a move long awaited by parents and school officials, the Dunn County Commission on Wednesday signed off on a project designed to make a pedestrian crossing of Highway 22 near Killdeer's public school complex safer for students. The final hurdle for the project, commissioners...
June 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Error led to ACT do-over for Langdon school
GRAND FORKS -- The Langdon school district is paying for junior high school students to retake tests after their ACT scores were recently found to be invalid, according to school officials. In a recent letter sent to parents, school counselor LeeAnn Knudson said she failed to notify...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
Final bell for Adams school
ADAMS -- Eli Johnson giggled Friday as Principal Barbara Kendall covered Superintendent Frank Schill's hand with paint. "This is fun," the first-grader...
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Starting teacher salary gets bump: Dickinson salaries up a combined $222,000 for next year
For the first time in 10 years, North Dakota school districts will be obligated to start new teachers at $5,000 more per year than the previous school year, a legislative decision affecting nine counties that goes into effect for the 2013-14 school year. The North Dakota Education...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Something to think about: Drunk driving
BEACH -- The faint sound of a siren coming from a Golden Valley Sheriff's Department car began to echo in front of Beach High School on Wednesday...
May 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
ND House clears bill for more K-12 funding, property tax relief
BISMARCK -- House lawmakers Thursday narrowly passed Gov. Jack Dalrymple's proposal to increase state funding toward K-12 education while creating $714 million in property tax relief. But minutes after House Bill 1319 passed 49-42, a push began to secure enough votes to reconsider...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
UND school's growth spurt fueled by oil
GRAND FORKS -- The rapidly growing demand for the University of North Dakota's petroleum engineering program, which will turn 3 years old this...
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2013
Schultz calls eighth-graders at Sandbag Central 'slave labor'
FARGO - City and school leaders bristled at comments made Tuesday by syndicated liberal radio host Ed Schultz when he equated eighth-grade volunteers filling sandbags at Sandbag Central to "slave labor" helping only the rich. "Consider the source," Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said....
April 11, 2013 - 12:00am