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Forbath's accuracy nothing to kick about
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GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Ruth E. Jenner
Growing that giant pumpkin
Senior Menu, Activities Oct. 16-20
Jaspers leaving Temple Baptist for regional role
Teen Challenge to be at Victory church
Stammans will speak at New Life
Public meetings scheduled next week
Newton’s laws were never so much fun
July 17, 2015
Damaged, dirty women do well in TV's Emmy nominations
LOS ANGELES - A word of warning to sensitive viewers: Some seriously damaged and foul-mouthed women are winning over the world of television. The Emmy nominations on Thursday validated a number of raunchy and troubling performances by women in both comedy and drama - lending...
July 17, 2015 - 12:00am
April 11, 2015
Advocating for women farmers: Susan Carlson works to empower them through WC
Susan Carlson of Jamestown, chairwoman of the Women’s Committee for the World Farmers’ Organisation, will be traveling to Daegu, South Korea,...
April 11, 2015 - 6:44am
March 23, 2015
Elizabeth Smart scheduled for UND event next week
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Elizabeth Smart was 14 when she was abducted in 2002.
March 23, 2015 - 8:00am
February 25, 2015
WE Rise planned on March 9
North Dakota women have an opportunity to learn about the legislative process by attending WE Rise: Women Empowered on March 9 in Bismarck. WE Rise helps participants learn how to advocate for policies that enhance women’s lives and how to participate in the lawmaking process....
February 25, 2015 - 7:34am
September 13, 2014
WILD conference set to start Wednesday
The third annual Women in Leadership Development (WILD) Conference will be held Wednesday and Thursday at the North Dakota Farmers Union Conference...
September 13, 2014 - 10:36am
WILD Conference set for Sept. 17-18
Women are encouraged to sign up now for the WILD (Women in Leadership Development) Conference set for Sept. 17-18 at the North Dakota Farmers Union Conference Center in Jamestown, as space is limited. “The excitement continues to build with our celebrity speakers, room and personal...
August 13, 2014 - 7:22am
March 28, 2014
N.D. first in growth of women-owned firms
FARGO — North Dakota ranks first for growth in number and economic clout of women-owned businesses in a new census-based report. North Dakota has an estimated 20,700 women-owned firms that employ 21,300 workers and have more than $3.2 million in sales, according to the fourth annual...
March 28, 2014 - 6:46am
January 22, 2014
Kurdish women fight for equality in Syria
MALIKIYA, Syria - Like her five sisters before her, Ahin left school to help her mother at home. Now she's training to fight. At a remote Kurdish militia base on the grassy rolling hills near Syria's border with Iraq, the stocky 19-year-old jumps and crawls with rows of women in...
January 22, 2014 - 11:50am
December 11, 2013
Key findings on gender pay gap, workplace equality
Key findings on the gender pay gap and attitudes toward workplace equality, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center: —About 75 percent of women ages 18-32 say the U.S. needs to do more to bring about equality in the workplace, compared to 57 percent of young...
December 11, 2013 - 1:50pm
December 6, 2013
Tech start-ups show little imagination on board gender diversity
SAN FRANCISCO - At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. But the company's board of directors is 100 percent male. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley,...
December 6, 2013 - 9:50pm
November 14, 2013
Women’s Expo set for Saturday
Ingstad Family Media will host its first Women’s Expo in Jamestown Saturday, with nearly 60 booths, plus break-out sessions on hairstyles and braids, self-defense, planning activities for kids and direct sales. There is no cost to attend the expo, which will be from 10 a.m. to...
November 14, 2013 - 6:58am
October 7, 2013
Coffee shops use feminine appeal
October 7, 2013 - 6:55am
September 24, 2013
Report: Saudi Arabia worst on women's legal issues
WASHINGTON, Sept 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Saudi Arabia tops the list of countries for laws that limit women's economic potential, while South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa have made the least progress over the last 50 years in improving women's economic opportunities,...
September 24, 2013 - 8:00pm
Hacker puts porn on local women's empowerment group website
FARGO -- For a few days recently, a website for a local women's empowerment foundation redirected viewers to a pornographic site if they were viewing it on a mobile device. The hacking turned out to be a catalyst for Diva Connection to change its name, said foundation organizer Chris...
September 24, 2013 - 7:55am
April 6, 2013
In first for Mormon conference, woman leads prayer
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- For the first time in the event's 183-year history, a woman led a prayer Saturday at the semiannual gathering of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Jean A.
April 6, 2013 - 11:00pm