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Fargo task force seeks reduction in plastic bag use
Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
John Lohman, believed last surviving member of Forum's 1957 Pulitzer-winning tornado coverage, dies at 82
Trial under way for ND man accused of stabbing ex-girlfriend to death
Oil company comes forward after discovering five unreported ND spills
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nation and world
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
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Lighting change required for wind farms
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
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Sue Anderson reflects on her teaching career
Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator
LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics
Berrios pitches eight strong innings in win over Tigers
Caps shut out Lightning to force Game 7
Gardenhire's return is good for Tigers and baseball
DHS tennis season ends in Play-In loss to Williston
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
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
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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May 14, 2018
Cookies for the kids
The Prairie Rose Elementary School students and faculty were recently treated to cookies during a school-wide open house in observance of...
May 14, 2018 - 11:40am
March 21, 2018
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
The first time 10-year-old Jordie Rowland came into the barber shop it was a "disaster," barber Lisa Ann McKenzie said. Jordie, who has autism,...
March 21, 2018 - 5:09pm
February 23, 2018
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 2013 search for Anthony Kuznia, 11, quickly escalated when authorities learned he had autism. Chief Mike Hedlund...
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
February 14, 2018
A mom turned to a controversial 'treatment' for her daughter's autism - feeding her bleach
A father in Indianapolis last week accused his wife of feeding their child bleach to help cure her autism - something his wife had read about...
February 14, 2018 - 8:41pm
February 9, 2018
N.D. insurers begin autism therapy coverage
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Almost a year after a coverage mandate for autism therapy failed in the state Senate, North Dakota health insurers are beginning to roll out coverage of their own.
February 9, 2018 - 5:35pm
January 15, 2018
Support for Bradley; Allie DeWitt starts online autism support group
Bradley DeWitt, 4, of Dickinson likes to shape cookies out of PlayDoh or watch flashing railroad crossing signals on YouTube. He’s perfectly...
January 15, 2018 - 10:30am
November 8, 2017
Some ND private insurers to cover intensive autism therapy under some plans
FARGO—Two North Dakota health insurance companies will soon begin covering intensive therapy for children with autism under some of their...
November 8, 2017 - 8:58pm
September 5, 2017
Fargo-based organization for employing autistic workers expanding
BISMARCK—Forrest Ross, a Mind Shift "specialist" hired by Eide Bailly for process optimization, took on the job and shrunk the anticipated...
September 5, 2017 - 8:33pm
August 13, 2017
Bouncing and bonding: Sky Zone employee's act of kindness attracts attention
FARGO — When George MacConnell and his family drove from their home in Veblen, S.D., to Fargo's Sky Zone Trampoline Park, he figured he'd...
August 13, 2017 - 9:35am
July 26, 2017
North Dakota Medicaid expands coverage for autism services
BISMARCK — A therapy used widely to treat symptoms of autism will now be accessible through North Dakota Medicaid after an unsuccessful...
July 26, 2017 - 8:51pm
July 10, 2017
Lessons from my son with autism, as he nears the end of high school
At the end of each school year, I reflect on what we have learned over the previous nine months. My son T.J. will be a senior in high school...
July 10, 2017 - 11:44am
March 30, 2017
Although insurers plan autism coverage after defeat in ND Legislature, some parents skeptical
GRAND FORKS—Some North Dakota parents of autistic children are skeptical they'll receive promised insurance coverage for a costly therapy regimen after the Senate defeat last week of a mandate bill. Lawmakers rejected House Bill 1434 after debating the necessity of using legislation...
March 30, 2017 - 9:48pm
March 21, 2017
Bill to expand autism services fails in ND Senate
BISMARCK—A bill requiring North Dakota insurance providers to expand coverage for autism services was rejected Tuesday by the state Senate....
March 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
March 20, 2017
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
LOS ANGELES - "Sesame Street" will welcome a new Muppet to its TV family on April 10 with a special episode designed to introduce viewers to...
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
September 22, 2016
Public invited to attend autism task force meeting
North Dakota's Autism Spectrum Disorder Task Force will meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday via a video conference at the Badlands Human Service Center in Dickinson. The task force will discuss developments in services for children with autism spectrum disorders and their families....
September 22, 2016 - 5:41pm