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Athletes disqualified from ND state track meet want to make sure other competitors don't suffer same fate
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High-class leaderboard spares USGA's blushes at U.S. Open
Vikings to honor late coach Green
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
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Community calendar of events for June 18, 2018
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Graveyard historian Volunteer catalogues State Hospital cemeteries for online research
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
People who know Sef Scott know he doesn't normally speak. The 17-year-old from Plano, Texas, has autism, and other than quoting lines from favorite...
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June 17, 2018
Group teaches dads to give gift of time, teaches children 'this is what a father does'
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—Jonathan Sundby takes his role as a father seriously. So seriously, he joined a local group, All Pro Dad, that...
June 17, 2018 - 8:44am
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- John Hughes always thought he’d be a carpenter. Wood had always attracted him, and as a kid he’d watch carpenters working...
June 17, 2018 - 7:36am
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
"This place, there's just something about it that makes people feel like it's their own. It's special that way I think," my husband said as he...
June 17, 2018 - 6:53am
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
We can hang onto grudges, slights, insults and snubs for years. But who knew that a single act of kindness could last longer than all of them?...
June 17, 2018 - 6:52am
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am
Reach out to those who may be suicidal, ND official says
MINOT, N.D.—There is hope for people who are considering suicide, but it's important for people to reach out to help those who might be...
June 17, 2018 - 6:37am
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
When I think of what it takes to be a great dad, one of the key characteristics is a consistent commitment to connect with your children; to...
June 17, 2018 - 6:31am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
Q: I've attached a picture of a probable fungus growing on our cedar trees. It's like Jell-O, slimy, smells like fish when touched, is bright...
June 16, 2018 - 8:14am
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
Commentary: Celebrate Father's Day with Dad, even if he may not recognize family
Dear Carol: My father-in-law has late-stage Alzheimer's and he no longer knows the family. My husband's heart breaks when he sees his dad, and...
June 16, 2018 - 7:26am
Sumac will create a beautiful autumn season
Sumac makes a great specimen planting in the landscape, but many people are not familiar with this plant until it changes color in the roadside...
June 16, 2018 - 7:19am
Commentary: 'Last girl to go' brings mix of emotions
During a summer vacation in Duluth several years ago, I whispered to my husband, "Wouldn't it be neat if one of the kids went to college here...
June 16, 2018 - 7:12am
Participants at the pool carnival at Two Rivers Activity Center float down the lazy river Friday. Keith Norman / The Sun
June 16, 2018 - 7:01am