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'It's on everybody': A look at child protection services in Fargo-Moorhead area following three child deaths
‘Hospitality personified’: Charlie Kourajian remembered for love of Jamestown
'He took her from us': Emotions strong at vigil for slain mother of two
Two Republicans, a Democrat run for Tom Campbell's Senate seat
UND's Engelstad arena governed by complex mix of entities
nation and world
Braves top Jays in West Region warmup
Jays' 14-run inning highlights sweep
LOCKED IN: Jays sweep Saints to cap regular season
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
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
Commentary: Rancher who ran afoul of EPA granted medical marijuana license
Commentary: We need more politicians like Mark Andrews
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Loreyn A. Hartley
Todd Allen Berry
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Meghan Markle's wedding gown was beautiful, but the woman wearing it was unforgettable
At royal wedding, some things very old and some things new
Princess Diana wasn't forgotten at the royal wedding. Her sons still mourn her death.
Calendar for May 19, 2018
Inflatable Fun Run will be Sunday
Marriage Licenses for May 18, 2018
Births for May 18, 2018
Births for May 18, 2018
Births for May 15, 2018
May 10, 2018
Why kids and teens may face far more anxiety these days
When it comes to treating anxiety in children and teens, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook are the bane of therapists' work. "With (social media),...
May 10, 2018 - 10:22pm
Juuling: If you don't know what it is, ask your kids
At a high school in Maryland's capital city of Annapolis, the principal ordered doors removed from bathrooms to keep students from sneaking hits...
May 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 27, 2018
Here's why you should take time to be a parent today
FARGO — "Take time to be a dad each day." I read this tagline on a billboard somewhere around Fargo not too long ago. At first I thought...
April 27, 2018 - 10:00am
April 10, 2018
Commentary: PTA culture and the working mother
My 6-year-old daughter recently told me how her best friend's mother is always at school. This mom volunteers for library, for swimming, for the health walk and even made a papier-mâché spaceship for one of their class projects. Meanwhile I, who must cram in my work before my kids...
April 10, 2018 - 10:59am
Another girl ... 'What do you think of that?'
The look and follow-up question are almost always the same. "What do you think of that?" Two girls. Our second child, due May 19, is a little...
April 10, 2018 - 8:18am
April 3, 2018
Despite faults, Facebook helps recall my kids' childhood
FARGO — Facebook has been in the news a lot lately, and not for good reasons. The recent revelations about the Cambridge Analytica data...
April 3, 2018 - 7:40am
March 27, 2018
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
MOORHEAD, Minn. — "Do you ever, you know, miss the life you had before you had children?" I could almost hear the question being whispered...
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
March 18, 2018
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
SOLWAY, Minn.—Eleven years ago, Kent and Shantel Dudley adopted a child no one else would. Five-year old Travis had severe neurological...
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
March 6, 2018
Commentary: It's bad to be addicted to your smartphone, but worse in front of your kids
A couple weeks ago, as part of my job as human push notification and professional copy-and-paster for our media company's websites, I noticed...
March 6, 2018 - 8:35am
February 21, 2018
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
By now, you've likely heard that breast-feeding is good. Women hear the mantra "breast is best" practically from the moment they conceive - both...
February 21, 2018 - 1:38pm
February 20, 2018
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
MITCHELL, S.D. — "Tale as old as time ... True as it can be ..." Could you hear Mrs. Potts? I don't even need to watch "Beauty and the...
February 20, 2018 - 6:12am
February 13, 2018
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 12, 2018
7 real-life skills your teen needs before going away to college
In my job teaching college English and creative writing, I hold individual conferences with my freshmen every semester, and this year's were a doozy: One young woman wanted me to help her with a criminal complaint; one young man sought advice on finding a neurologist; and another...
February 12, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
February 5, 2018
The world's richest countries guarantee mothers more than a year of paid maternity leave. The US guarantees them nothing.
Twenty-five years ago President Bill Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act, which included a provision giving eligible workers 12 weeks...
February 5, 2018 - 3:01pm