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Over or under? City considers plan for new railroad overpass or rebuilding old viaduct
Schools act on pedestrian safety: Middle school is focus of traffic plan
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Area projects receive funding
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PERCENTAGE DROP: Roaldson scores rare power-play goal on Cougars
Class B Roundup: Lions get past Imperials
Purintun GPAC player of week
GPAC basketball scoreboard: Dec. 18
High school scores: Dec. 18
Recent gifts give boost to vets park
Port: It’s the Department of Corrections, Not the Department of Commerce
Rob Port: State Board of Higher Education wisely declines to give university presidents a blank check on tuition
Rob Port: Prisons aren’t jobs programs
Port: Heitkamp’s angry goodbye
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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
Scouts receive Roosevelt Award
Girl Scouts make cookies for seniors
Calendar for Dec. 19, 2018
Correction: Jung attends JRVLS meeting
Births for Dec. 4, 2018
Lucille FernKay Risser
December 7, 2018
Column: Parents should encourage girls to get angry and show it. Here's how.
As parents, we often seek to mollify, quell - even extinguish - our children's anger. Life is busy, we're moving fast. Anger slows us down. It...
December 7, 2018 - 11:55am
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
October 17, 2018
Almost half of US births happen outside marriage, signaling cultural shift
An increasing number of births happen outside of marriage, signaling cultural and economic shifts that are here to stay, according to a new report...
October 17, 2018 - 11:37am
October 6, 2018
Downward mobility: Where middle-class kids are worse off than their parents
A team of economists led by Raj Chetty of Harvard University has released a massive new data set on prosperity at the neighborhood level in the...
October 6, 2018 - 5:17am
October 4, 2018
Beyond 'no means no': Talking to teenage boys about sexual consent
WASHINGTON - A mile east from the U.S. Capitol, on the eve of the hearing that would transfix a nation, 17-year-old Hollis Howe sliced his steak...
October 4, 2018 - 5:09pm
September 27, 2018
Runck: Nesting instincts are a privilege, not a burden
Last week, I convinced my husband, Jason, that we needed to replace all of the furniture in our living room. The week before, I took out every...
September 27, 2018 - 12:52pm
September 8, 2018
Why I love sharing photos of my kid with the world (and will not stop)
Obsessive photo-sharing isn't new to the social media world. The instinct has long been there; it's just that it used to require a lot more overhead....
September 8, 2018 - 7:30am
August 30, 2018
Parenting program offered here
The North Dakota Department of Human Services and North Dakota State University Extension invite parents to register for the Nurturing Parenting Program fall session being offered in nine North Dakota communities, including Jamestown and Valley City. The program helps parents develop...
August 30, 2018 - 6:50am
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 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 31, 2018
I thought I was showing my kids how tough I was. Instead, I almost died.
- Day 1 I'm retching. As the person who catches whatever passes by at the airport, illness is nothing new, but this is different. I've been on...
July 31, 2018 - 1:53pm
July 29, 2018
Column: I'm not who I used to be, and I wouldn't have it any other way
There are things I used to be. I used to be more careless. I used to be flexible. I used to be able to say "yes" loud and clear without worrying...
July 29, 2018 - 7:22am
July 27, 2018
'I underestimated this whole mommy thing': Cardi B is the latest celebrity to get real about motherhood
Cardi B is at the height of her career, but earlier this month she hit the pause button to give birth to a daughter she shares with fellow rapper...
July 27, 2018 - 12:24pm
Heartbeats, the best sound in the world
A few months ago, my husband Jason and I did an embryo transfer. For those of you who've never done in vitro fertilization (IVF), this is the...
July 27, 2018 - 6:17am