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Minn. Legislature to shift to remote working, will address new coronavirus response Monday
University of North Dakota directing nonessential employees to work from home; NDSU to discuss options Monday
North Dakota to close K-12 schools for 5 days starting Monday
Minnesota district courts suspend certain proceedings
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Iditarod continues on despite coronavirus outbreak
Twins plan for life in a holding pattern
With Badger roots, Strobel finds family with the Gophers
March 26, 2020
Wisconsin man says 'I do' while he still can
HAMMOND, Wis. — Newlyweds Eric and Kathy (Hague) Marx said they’re taking things day by day.That’s not easy for Eric Marx, 49, who is known...
March 26, 2020 - 8:00am
March 24, 2020
Online effort started in North Dakota shares love across globe during pandemic
BISMARCK — On the Gill family’s fourth night of social distancing because of the coronavirus pandemic, Mandy Gill came up with an idea after...
March 24, 2020 - 8:00am
March 17, 2020
How to celebrate St. Patrick's Day when you're cooped up at home
On a day when all the world is Irish but much of the world is locked behind closed doors during the Covid-19 pandemic, coming up with ideas on...
March 17, 2020 - 9:12am
March 15, 2020
Duluth's Kathy Hermes fights for youth, LGBTQIA2S+ rights
DULUTH -- Kathy Hermes sat behind a table covered in condoms. Children flocked to the brightly colored packages in all shapes and sizes. To them,...
March 15, 2020 - 9:00am
McFeely: Technology will replace family touch at senior centers during virus outbreak
The sweetest Twitter post Friday came from Jack Dura, an excellent news reporter for the Bismarck Tribune newspaper. Yes, even in the cesspool...
March 15, 2020 - 8:00am
March 1, 2020
North Dakota has the lowest divorce rate in the US, Census says
FARGO — North Dakotans have proven better than most of the country when it comes to staying together, according to U.S. Census Bureau data...
March 1, 2020 - 7:15am
February 23, 2020
Swift: The joy of parenting (and embarrassing your kids)
Sometimes, I wish I had kids. Not for the usual, more obvious reasons — the glorious experience of giving birth; the sight of a sweet little...
February 23, 2020 - 7:01am
Veeder: Honoring a legend
Last week, our family and community lost a legend. He was a man who wore a world of stories on his face. He looked like he stepped out of a Western...
February 23, 2020 - 7:01am
February 22, 2020
Bursack: Determining truth about mom's nursing home care is tricky, but important
Dear Carol: My mother has lived in the same nursing home for over two years and up until recently we were pleased with the care she’s receiving....
February 22, 2020 - 9:00am
February 21, 2020
Runck: Hi, plane
LOS ANGELES — I’m homesick. Does it count as homesick if you’ve been gone for 15 years? If you’ve ever read this column, you’ve probably...
February 21, 2020 - 9:00am
Kindness sees those who feel invisible
They say you either had a good childhood or a good story to tell. Andrea Abbate, from Glendale, Calif., says she has the latter. Her childhood was terribly traumatic, but as she bravely shares with us, it was an act of kindness during that time that saved her. “When I was 10, my...
February 21, 2020 - 6:00am
February 16, 2020
Veeder: The wonder of parenting
When I was pregnant with my daughters, one of my favorite things to do at night was sit with my husband and wonder out loud who the person growing...
February 16, 2020 - 7:00am
February 15, 2020
Bursack: Is it a red flag when married couples cover for each other?
Dear Carol: My parents are in their 80s and have been fortunate with their health, but I worry about how they will do in the future. They still...
February 15, 2020 - 8:00am
February 14, 2020
'You have me' soothes hearts on Valentine's Day
Don’t cringe if you hate Valentine’s Day. Keep reading. I’m about to share an incredible lesson from a 6-year-old. Valentine’s Day is...
February 14, 2020 - 6:00am
February 11, 2020
Finding love at work has worked well for these couples
FARGO — Every relationship has a love story, but not all start on a romantic first date. We sought out locals who found love at work, and wow,...
February 11, 2020 - 7:35am