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Jury for hammer beating case acquits on rape, attempted murder charges, finds defendant guilty of aggravated assault
Federal prosecutors recommend 'substantial' prison term for former Trump lawyer
Judge sentences fifth federal DAPL defendant
Former University of Minnesota ticket sales supervisor pleads guilty to wire fraud
Elder abuse reform returning to Minnesota Legislature as advocacy groups search for consensus
Status unknown for Wild’s Koivu; NHL suspends two Flames players
Vikings’ DeFilippo says Cook ‘absolutely’ needs more carries
Gophers volleyball upset by Oregon, dashing hope of hometown Final Four spot
Zimmer optimistic Kendricks, Waynes will play at Seattle
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
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
December 1, 2018
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
When my husband, Brandon, was little, his parents recall, he had a couple favorite indoor games. He’d shoot baskets on a miniature hoop, from...
December 1, 2018 - 5:20pm
November 21, 2018
After husband saves wife, couple promotes CPR training
BISMARCK — On Jan. 16, Greg Chuppe's wife, Laurie, went into sudden cardiac arrest. Laurie Chuppe, 58, had no symptoms that day. No chest...
November 21, 2018 - 2:07pm
Traditions: A closer look at the Thanksgiving holiday
When it comes to Thanksgiving, Americans have a lot of traditions and favorites. Here's an interactive look at the holiday -- from most popular...
November 21, 2018 - 11:46am
November 19, 2018
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
It all started with a pie crust. After years of shuttling back and forth to my parents' house for Thanksgiving through college and my first job,...
November 19, 2018 - 10:27am
November 17, 2018
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
I have a new workout routine. I’ll be completely honest — I haven’t exercised as regularly as I should for, oh, a decade. Or more. Who’s...
November 17, 2018 - 3:17pm
November 9, 2018
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Dear Carol: I have four siblings scattered around the country and one brother has stayed in the same community as our parents. This brother helped...
November 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 4, 2018
'The stars aligned'
FARGO — For comic book lovers, this Saturday might be like Christmas, New Year's and the Fourth of July all rolled up together. "Free Comic...
May 4, 2018 - 9:05am
May 2, 2018
How do you keep a family together after a divorce?
For years, I was under the impression that my husband and I had cultivated the near-perfect marriage, the two of us like His and Her Majesty,...
May 2, 2018 - 1:49pm
April 23, 2018
Summer jobs: What Fargo-Moorhead well-known personalities say first jobs taught them
FARGO — If you were born anywhere between 1946 and 1981, there's a pretty good chance you held down a summer job as a teenager. Whether...
April 23, 2018 - 5:40pm
April 22, 2018
Fostering hope and healing: Local couple shares journey to becoming a forever family
Editor's note: In this story, the names of the family members have been changed and their last name omitted to protect their identity due to...
April 22, 2018 - 3:37pm
April 17, 2018
Being a good parent is hard. Being a bad parent is harder.
FARGO — Since I am an autodidact who throws herself into learning in many areas, I, of course, applied myself in the same manner to parenting....
April 17, 2018 - 7:50am
April 12, 2018
Why grocery stores could be the salvation of toy makers
A Barbie by the broccoli? Hot Wheels by the hot sauce? Some toy experts say that stocking toys at supermarkets is a recipe to boost the industry...
April 12, 2018 - 11:10am
April 11, 2018
No. 1 thing about No. 2: Naturopathic advocates say our waste a critical health benchmark
FARGO — It's an inevitable fact of life for us all: death and taxes, and waste ... or if we're being informal, poop. We all cringe at the...
April 11, 2018 - 8:01am