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Dickinson asked to drop ‘Midgets’ team name
Democrats expected to draft two articles of impeachment against Trump, one on abuse of power, the other on obstruction of Congress
After more than 50 speakers and intense debate, Burleigh County Commission votes 3-2 to continue accepting refugees
Search ongoing for missing Buchanan woman
New Town man sentenced for burning Fort Berthold church
Eagles escape Giants in OT, grab share of NFC East lead
Booker nets 26 as Suns dump slumping Wolves
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December 8, 2019
Family craft: A snowman you can melt again and again
Winter is here! The snow has fallen, and now it's time to enjoy the outdoor activities. Making snowmen is a creative way to do something productive...
December 8, 2019 - 11:00am
A Grand Forks couple faced twin-twin transfusion syndrome during pregnancy. One son survived, the other did not
GRAND FORKS — Their baby is nine months old and can already pull himself up to a wobbly stand, but a Grand Forks couple only recently made...
December 8, 2019 - 9:00am
Veeder: Cousins are lucky to have each other
My little sister gave birth to her second daughter on Nov. 22. They named her Emma Evangeline, Evangeline for our Gramma Edith’s middle names....
December 8, 2019 - 8:20am
December 7, 2019
Bursack: Adult children from abusive families should make self-care a priority
Dear Carol: My dad left when I was in middle school and then my mother married a man who abused me, but she stuck by him anyway. Now she’s...
December 7, 2019 - 8:00am
December 6, 2019
Snowstorm brings kindness upon kindness
I feel sorry for people who live in warm climates. They never get to experience the incredible kindness that comes in the middle of a massive snowstorm. Over Thanksgiving weekend, my family drove from Aberdeen, S.D., to Moorhead for my husband’s basketball game. A friend let us...
December 6, 2019 - 8:30am
Baby, it's cold outside... here's how to stay warm!
FARGO — Hello, lovely humans of the internet and newspaper world! Welcome back to the best part of the week (which it is now, I have just decided...
December 6, 2019 - 7:00am
December 1, 2019
Swift: A special thanks to Mom this Thanksgiving
FARGO — Thanksgiving has long been Mom’s domain. Preparing a 20-pound turkey and all the trimmings is not work best left to amateurs. The...
December 1, 2019 - 7:00am
November 29, 2019
Runck: Sometimes, we don't need to go by the book
LOS ANGELES — I’m going to tell you something embarrassing. Our son, Arlo, is almost a year old and I still write down everything he does...
November 29, 2019 - 7:00am
Mashed potatoes and kindness matter
FARGO — I grew up with a second family. The Balkanskys took me in when I was in eighth grade and they still haven’t let me go. I traveled with them on vacations and rolled my eyes like a belligerent teenager when they gave me unsolicited advice. Without fail, I always knew they...
November 29, 2019 - 6:00am
November 23, 2019
Bursack: How to help someone with dementia enjoy holiday gatherings
Dear Carol: I’m worried about the holidays. I want to include my dad who has dementia, but when extended family members visit, they talk around...
November 23, 2019 - 8:00am
November 22, 2019
Minnesotan puts 20 years into creating replica of childhood farmhouse
MOOSE LAKE, Minn. — Margaret Kiehn loved the old farmhouse that she grew up on so much that she recreated it. Her parents, Daisy and Elmer...
November 22, 2019 - 10:54am
Biking community comes through with kindness
TRAM (The Ride Across Minnesota) is a five-day bicycle ride that raises money for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. While I love the idea...
November 22, 2019 - 6:00am
November 20, 2019
Married people have happier, healthier relationships than unmarried couples who live together, data show
New research shows - for the first time - that younger adults are more likely to have shared a home with a partner than a spouse, but that cohabitation...
November 20, 2019 - 4:17pm
Colorado news story sends Dickinson mother on 600-mile journey to save her daughter
DICKINSON, N.D. — When Alice Crawford left her home in Dickinson without telling anyone of her whereabouts back in August, her mother did what...
November 20, 2019 - 8:27am
November 16, 2019
Bursack: Overwhelmed older caregiver fights bitterness
Dear Carol: I’m 74 years old and have been my parents’ caregiver since they were my age. My dad died two years ago at 93, and now Mom lives...
November 16, 2019 - 8:00am