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Blind veteran paddles kayak through whitewater rapids in Montana
8,700 MinnesotaCare enrollees given bad information on MNsure switch
Lawsuit seeks to halt home care worker union vote
High-speed chase in Bemidji ends in fatality
Little Falls man dies in crash near Garrison
Showcasing the DL 412 BMX track
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Host families needed for exchange students; group forming soon
Goeun Park: Little brothers can grow up to be friends
Holly McCamant: Camp counselor has best three weeks at camp ever
STAR competition: LPA students head to national conference
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Shine a light on political cash
Lee H. Hamilton: Why incumbents keep getting reelected
Missing the boat on the AIS battle
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Becker County Fair on the upswing
Make some memories: Take your kids fishing!
Taste of Dorset festival is on Aug. 3
Lineup set for Perham’s Pioneer Fest, Aug. 16
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
July 9, 2013
Childhood trauma linked to adult diseases
Reports of child abuse continually surface in the office of Roxy Foster, who hears of the gamut of ways children are harmed — one girl gets sexually abused by a relative, another baby boy gets brain damage after his inexperienced father throws him against the wall. Foster, director...
July 9, 2013 - 8:18am
June 19, 2013
No charges expected after incidents of unsupervised young children in Moorhead
MOORHEAD – Police responded Wednesday to two separate reports of young attended children wandering into busy streets here, but the parents won’t be charged with a crime. Moorhead Police Department Lt. Tory Jacobson said officers first responded around 11 a.m. along U.S. Highway...
June 19, 2013 - 4:17pm
March 12, 2013
Providers for children, elderly, disabled in Minnesota split on union question
ST. PAUL -- Marilyn Geller loves taking care of young children. “They are so eager to learn,” the woman with a Bemidji child care service said. She could do a better job taking care of children, she told a Senate committee Monday, if she could work closer with other child care...
news / legislative
March 12, 2013 - 8:19am
December 24, 2010
Children, 8 and 5 years old, killed in Grand Forks crash identified
B GRAND FORKS - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the identities of two children killed and a third child and the drivers of the van and semi-truck injured Wednesday morning in a U.S.
December 24, 2010 - 12:50pm
August 17, 2010
Parenting Perspectives: Tuning out and loving it
One of the things I like most about writing this column is getting ideas from other parents. Recently, a co-worker of mine suggested I write a column about her latest parental frustration: the over abundance of flatulence in children's cartoons, video games and movies. This co-worker,...
other opinions / opinion
August 17, 2010 - 7:28am
January 9, 2009
Fargo police investigating reports of children being approached by strangers
FARGO - Fargo police are investigating a number of incidents in recent weeks in which someone approached children near two schools and spoke to them in a suspicious or inappropriate manner. The first incident occurred Dec.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe: Adoption fight over 6-month-old baby
Baby Talon has been removed from one family and given to another. Talon is the 6-month-old boy in the middle of a legal battle that made national headlines this week. His adoptive mother and father were forced on Sunday to relinquish the infant to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe after...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Prescription meds are a threat to children
Although illicit drug use among teenagers continues to decline, emergency physicians are reminding parents and caregivers that prescription medications remain a threat to teenagers and very small children, principally because they are so readily available at home. "The word is getting...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 8, 2008
Pine Point man wants children returned, launches hunger strike
Doug Clark is a man determined not to lose his 9-year-old daughter and 3-year-old grandchild. Without resources or much in the way of hope, the 50-year-old started a fast Saturday to draw attention to his plight. Clark feels he has been treated unjustly, his family members removed...
April 8, 2008 - 12:00am