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Prayer walk marks anniversary of Dakota Access protest camp closure
Senate OKs tougher standards in wake of GEAR UP scandal
'He never went in': Armed sheriff's deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place
Mueller files new charges in Manafort, Gates case
City declares snow emergency; DWU calls of night classes
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Peter Elander explains the 'Oops, I Did It Again' shootout move
Ice time tough to come by, but Wild defenseman Mike Reilly presses on
2014 Team USA shootout hero T.J. Oshie, former Warroad and UND star, salutes golden goal
A flurry of gold as Winter Games near conclusion
Prep Focus: Versatile Eklund racking up the wins
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Bessie Melva Boughey
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
November 10, 2017
We can do hard things together
FARGO — My daughter wants me to run a half-marathon with her. Not just any race, she wants to run the Walt Disney World half marathon....
November 10, 2017 - 6:30am
November 1, 2017
Why Americans have stopped eating leftovers
American consumers throw away 27 million tons of food each year, according to the food waste coalition ReFED, clogging landfills, generating...
November 1, 2017 - 5:45am
October 31, 2017
Try skipping the 'trunk-or-treat' events to let your kids enjoy, and learn from, the real thing
I love trunk-or-treating, the increasingly ubiquitous alternative to street-side trick-or-treating, in which local families, costumed, gather...
October 31, 2017 - 9:38am
Sleeping around (the house): Don't feel bad. Everyone's doing it.
FARGO — You meet a lot of strange characters on the journey to Sleep City. I've gotten smacked in the kidneys by the Kicking Clock and...
October 31, 2017 - 5:00am
October 30, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Dropping your child off for the day? Anything could happen.
The dreaded drop-off. As parents, we’ve all experienced it. Whether it’s for work, a vacation or a night away, the drop-off is inevitable....
October 30, 2017 - 9:30am
October 26, 2017
This golden retriever is a quadruple amputee - and, now, a therapy dog
Chi Chi, a three-year-old golden retriever, is energetic and loving. She likes squeaky toys and carrots and cuddles with her owners, Elizabeth...
October 26, 2017 - 2:29pm
October 20, 2017
Council member says she has right to breastfeed at meetings, retains civil rights lawyer to challenge chair
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Catherine Emmanuelle believes she has the right to breastfeed her infant son at council meetings, and the Eau Claire city...
October 20, 2017 - 5:18pm
October 17, 2017
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
I just heard another person refer to Princess Kate's "morning sickness." I am enraged on Kate's behalf for this. This is her third time dealing...
October 17, 2017 - 9:03am
October 16, 2017
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
Educational consultant and video-game designer Marc Prensky hailed a new generation of "digital natives" who will remake our world. The headline...
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 10, 2017
After Vegas, our children deserve answers
I always look forward to writing these columns. They've been free license for me to praise my son, revel in the everyday joys of parenting or...
October 10, 2017 - 10:14am
October 2, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: When little kids simply aren't little anymore
FARGO — Every day I realize more and more how not-so-little my children are. Their nicknames of "Little Miss" and "Little Man" will soon...
October 2, 2017 - 3:02pm
September 25, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
FARGO — Our children are at their most precious as they set off for the Land of Zzz's. Mom and Dad, smiling and happy and still wearing...
September 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
In any given week, Ben Crotte, a behavioral health therapist at Children's Home of Cincinnati, speaks to dozens of students in need of an outlet....
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 13, 2017
Hippos, birdies, T. rexes, pigs: How Sandra Boynton built an empire and won your child's heart
Sandra Boynton lives on a farm in rural Connecticut. She works out of a converted barn, surrounded by pigs in overalls, frogs wearing cowboy...
September 13, 2017 - 7:07pm
September 11, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Go ahead, treat each other like 2-year-olds
FARGO — I forget where I had to go. I forget why I had to be there so early. As a full-time freelancer, part-time employee, former stay-at-home...
September 11, 2017 - 1:20pm