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White House stands by embattled nominee to lead Veterans Affairs
Sen. McCain discharged from hospital, returns to home near Sedona, Ariz.
Suspect in Toronto van rampage charged with 10 murder counts
Eagles owner's anti-Trump comments surface as team discusses White House visit
Pruitt to unveil controversial 'transparency' rule limiting what research EPA can use
Twins option reliever Busenitz after blowout loss
Commentary: For Wild, letting GM go was the easy part
Commentary: Wolves say they have to check the tape but fans understand what happened
GOLF: Beavers take 10th at NSIC Championships
TENNIS: BSU falls in NSIC semifinals
Craig Lee Littleghost
Judith Ann Meyer
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you want to eat pancakes?
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
What would Prince want? Two years later, his estate is a mess and his legacy unclear.
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
Sam Cook: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
March 13, 2018
It turns out I am 'that' mom
I am "that" mom who homeschools. We started last fall and love it. The flexibility, the fun the kids have while learning, time together, playtime...
March 13, 2018 - 8:50am
March 9, 2018
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
Since March is National Women's History Month, I've been reflecting on a few stories I've been told about a woman in our family lineage whose...
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
March 6, 2018
Commentary: It's bad to be addicted to your smartphone, but worse in front of your kids
A couple weeks ago, as part of my job as human push notification and professional copy-and-paster for our media company's websites, I noticed...
March 6, 2018 - 8:35am
February 27, 2018
Lessons from watching classic musicals with children
FARGO — In an effort to make sure my children are exposed to what I consider some of the "classics" in art and culture (and so I can listen...
February 27, 2018 - 9:00am
February 13, 2018
Symphonic variations on a romantic theme: Local couples who fell in love, married through music
DULUTH—Romance can blossom any old time, or so the song says, and perhaps it follows that romance also can blossom any old place. Even...
February 13, 2018 - 8:07pm
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
FARGO — Nearly five years ago I found out I was expecting my son, and I was a little nervous. After growing up with two sisters, I assumed...
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 11, 2018
The acceleration of #vanlife
Years before #vanlife took on a life of its own across social media in the United States, Bill Staggs was onto something. He had fond memories,...
February 11, 2018 - 10:33am
February 8, 2018
Blind hockey offers fellowship, thrills
The skate-safe rubber-matted hallway at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia, fills quickly on a Sunday morning in January. People...
February 8, 2018 - 2:29pm
February 6, 2018
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
FARGO — I hear a lot about "mom guilt." It's the feeling that we're somehow not good enough for our kids or not doing enough for them....
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
February 5, 2018
The world's richest countries guarantee mothers more than a year of paid maternity leave. The US guarantees them nothing.
Twenty-five years ago President Bill Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act, which included a provision giving eligible workers 12 weeks...
February 5, 2018 - 3:01pm
February 4, 2018
Camping in below zero temps
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
January 30, 2018
Yes, I'm living vicariously through my son
You can read all the books you want; parenting will still be a series of surprises with varying degrees of jaw droppage. For example, I haven't...
January 30, 2018 - 9:28am
January 29, 2018
Every barn needs a quilt of its own
I believe the barn is the heart of the ranch. Whether it's a traditional red barn with white trim and a hay loft or a more modern steel barn,...
January 29, 2018 - 6:47am
January 21, 2018
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Hans and Kyleigh Grafstrom were recently married and just had a baby when they decided to buy a house. Not just any house, though; they wanted...
January 21, 2018 - 10:39am
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
Cultural matrilineality among Indigenous people is an ancient tradition for many, if not most, tribal nations for practical as well as for historical...
January 21, 2018 - 8:37am