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Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down
Pelosi, Schumer to meet with Trump, offer $1.3 billion for border as shutdown looms
A woman wanted to commit a mass murder - so she contacted Dylann Roof, authorities say
If Trump weren't president, he'd be in 'serious jeopardy of being charged,' Comey says
'Two Grinches' caught on video stealing a Salvation Army Christmas kettle in Minnesota
Google reveals new security bug affecting more than 52 million users
Meet ‘Farmer Nick’: Thompson, N.D., high school student takes advantage of loan program
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
US economy adds 155,000 jobs in November, below expectations; unemployment, 3.7 percent
Cupkie Christmas Village is a true holiday experience!
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Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
Wheeler dealer: Young grain merchant suddenly owes $5M
Field of drains: Record-setting flood year raising interest in tile
Signings of Cron, Schoop suggest quiet winter meetings for Twins
Another year, another Bison-Jackrabbits playoff clash
Injured Wild captain Koivu could play this homestand; Kunin called up
Hutmacher wins Rapid City Invite to extend winning streak
Week of Dec. 10 SD Prep Media Basketball Poll
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Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
LETTER: Let's really look at evolution
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
OPINION: A special day for the Corn Palace
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Examining mallards: New technology helping gather information on ducks
Optimism brings more hunters: Pheasant license sales up slightly
Side by side, veteran Minnesota wardens train rookies
Controversial South Dakota deer-hunting license system changes still a possibility
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Charlie & Karen Prickett
Charlotte "Chuckie" Mayer
December 7, 2018
Column: Most Americans still think spanking is fine. It's not.
Growing up in the early '80s, I was spanked by my parents now and again. I've never considered this to be that much of a big deal - every kid...
December 7, 2018 - 11:36am
December 5, 2018
A Florida toddler needs extremely rare blood to beat cancer. The world is helping her find it.
The biopsies and blood tests completed, and Zainab Mughal's rare blood mutation explained, her parents came to grips with the sudden complication...
December 5, 2018 - 2:06pm
December 3, 2018
Preschoolers in Hawaii were supposed to get apple juice. They got Pine-Sol instead.
HONOLULU - Officials at a preschool in Hawaii have apologized after young children were given Pine-Sol instead of apple juice to drink during...
December 3, 2018 - 4:48pm
November 11, 2018
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
I made a trip down to South Dakota last weekend to perform. In the early morning, before the sun burned off the cold fog, I sneaked quietly out...
November 11, 2018 - 8:00am
October 3, 2018
Pediatrician-approved tips for keeping germs at bay this winter
Colder weather is upon us, which means the flu and other winter illnesses will soon follow. Contrary to popular belief, the cold weather itself,...
October 3, 2018 - 7:19pm
September 10, 2018
ADHD numbers are rising, and scientists are trying to understand why
The number of children diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has reached more than 10 percent, a significant increase...
September 10, 2018 - 10:02pm
August 27, 2018
How to send your child to school with a tasty lunch without turning your routine upside down
Do you hear that? It is the sound of parents everywhere collectively exhaling as kids return to school. My days working from home have become...
August 27, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 22, 2018
Commentary: Parents, prepare your empty-nest bucket lists
My daughter, Maya, recently graduated from high school, and the flurry of social media posts and yearbook signings and graduation parties has wound down. The anticipated August morning of her departure has arrived way too soon; Maya is boarding a plane to attend school in Boston,...
August 22, 2018 - 7:45pm
August 18, 2018
Typical kid behavior or a mental-health problem? It can be hard to decide.
Mary Rose O'Leary has shepherded three children into adulthood, and she teaches art and music to middle school students. Despite her extensive personal and professional experience with teens, the Eagle Rock, Calif., resident admits she's often perplexed by their behavior. "Even if...
August 18, 2018 - 7:30am
August 9, 2018
Children were brought to New Mexico compound for weapons training, officials said
The suspected child abductor found last week with 11 children and four other adults at a squalid New Mexico compound had trained at least one...
August 9, 2018 - 11:24am
'Daddy, I'm sorry': Children begged as father cut their throats, leaving note on bodies for wife, police say
The calls kept coming. It was last Saturday, and Sabine Ntongo was reportedly working at her Houston-area hair braiding business. Hours before...
August 9, 2018 - 7:07am
August 2, 2018
School shootings: Should parents be charged for failing to lock up guns used by their kids?
BENTON, Ky. - The gunfire had lasted less than 10 seconds, but now hidden behind locked doors all across the rural campus, teenagers wept and...
August 2, 2018 - 5:07am
July 30, 2018
Barbie is on a roll: The good news from Mattel's dismal quarter
Hidden within Mattel's announcement of plunging sales and massive layoffs were two bright spots that may be the key to the toymaker's turnaround...
July 30, 2018 - 9:30am
July 17, 2018
Her 3-year-old was locked in a washing machine filling with water. Now she's warning parents.
It's not unusual for Lindsey and Alan McIver's children to get up before them. Most mornings, the kids entertain themselves for about 10 to 15...
July 17, 2018 - 6:50am
July 12, 2018
Trump administration reunites just over half of young separated children, says the rest are ineligible
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has released more than half of the youngest children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border,...
July 12, 2018 - 9:26am