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January 30, 2012
Tyler Tupa and Emily Tobin Tupa take in a trolley ride. A month after the couple returned from their Cancun, Mexico, honeymoon, Emily decided she was ready for a name change. Special to The Forum
Great name debate: Women's choice after marriage more accepted, but still trends traditional
January 30, 2012 - 8:17am
January 10, 2012
Prime Time: Lake vacations were wonderful memories
January 10, 2012 - 10:38am
January 7, 2012
The Nelson family includes, seated from left, Tessa, Christian, Taylor and Steve. Behind them are Ryan and Jane. (Dave Wallis / The Forum)
A Taylor-made house: Detroit Lakes native inspired by son to push for special-needs citizens' independance
January 7, 2012 - 6:56pm
December 23, 2011
U.S. Army Sgt. Nick Henry embraces his 4-year-old son, Owen, Thursday at West Acres in Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
Home for Christmas: Soldier's family reunites during visit with Santa Claus
December 23, 2011 - 8:30am
December 11, 2011
As Lindsey Scholar reads a book to her daughter Taylor, 10, who suffers brain damage from Shaken Baby Syndrome, brother Landon plays a video game with the controller in his hands. Taylor was injured by her biological father, who was later sentenced to 6 years following an Alford plea, and his parental rights were terminated. Below, a donation jar is used to collect funds to raise awareness of Shaken Baby Syndrome. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Living with shaken baby syndrome
December 11, 2011 - 10:58am
November 22, 2011
Kimbra Amerman assembles a puzzle with with her children Avery, 5, and Mackenzie, 7, at the family home in Kindred, N.D. (David Samson / The Forum)
The Great Mom Debate: Moms find pluses, minuses for kids in working, staying home
November 22, 2011 - 9:41am
November 15, 2011
Briannan Gahner plays with her children Hunter, right, and Alexis, left, at Lindenwood Park in Fargo Oct. 26. (Carrie Snyder / The Forum)
The Great Mom Debate: Moms talk about how work choices affect their marriages
November 15, 2011 - 9:05am
November 12, 2011
The wrong way: This baby's bulky clothing could create added danger in the event of a crash because the extra layers could compress, leaving the car seat's straps loose and ineffective.
Experts say bulky coats negate car safety seats
November 12, 2011 - 9:04am
November 8, 2011
Colleen Lanners' daughter, Grace, 7, learns how to perform a string trick after school at Hope Lutheran Church North Campus Oct. 24. Michael Vosburg
Money matters: Finances factor in moms' decision to work or stay home
November 8, 2011 - 8:23am
November 4, 2011
Hot Mama, located in West Acres mall, offers a variety of jewelry and scarves for customers to purchase. Carrie Snyder/The Forum
Postpartum fashion: Flattering pieces for mom after baby's born
November 4, 2011 - 7:43am
October 25, 2011
Devil Darling Child Costume. costumeexpress.com
Girls gone too far? Some parents express concerns over commercial costumes for girls
October 25, 2011 - 8:41am
September 19, 2011
Late-in-life divorce surprising for many
September 19, 2011 - 8:44am
September 6, 2011
Graduate student Sajin Bae and research specialist Mark Walters watch Chung Park prepare samples for cancer gene analysis at North Dakota State University. Park's study shows that it may someday be possible to prevent the development of breast cancer in daughters of women at risk for breast cancer by supplementing the mother's diet during pregnancy. Dave Wallis / The Forum
NDSU researcher finds link between mother's diet, child's cancer risk
September 6, 2011 - 8:49am
August 1, 2011
Dan, right, and Sandy Skolness stand outside their home at 24608 County Highway 22 near Detroit Lakes, Minn. It is on the market for roughly $2.5 million. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
High-end lake homes often serve as family compounds for decades
August 1, 2011 - 8:29am
July 22, 2011
From left, Ben Frauenholtz, 5, his father, Todd, mother, Kerry, and sister, Greta, 3, enjoy a cruise to the Madeline Islands. Submitted Photo
Father, son to lead as cancer survivors
July 22, 2011 - 8:59am
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