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School district investigating data release on 'most' of its 18,000 students
Charge: Fargo man scams Minnesota public assistance programs of more than $300,000 over six years
Dayton authorizes disaster assistance for Clearwater County
Minnesota Verizon cell phone store clerk shoots robber in gunfire exchange
United Way Chili Cook-Off set for Sept. 20
Former Wild journeyman Veilleux still going strong in Japan
Starting lineup 'a top priority' for Vikings LB Edmond Robinson
Late-inning meltdown propels Indians past Twins; Perkins makes 2017 debut
'I don't respect who's in office right now': 2017 NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant to skip White House visit
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
Michael Aaron Johnson
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Richard Arnold Peterson
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: An infamous day in American history
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tournament put undue pressure on Stump Lake
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
April 4, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Exposed! My toddler is living a secret double life
I recently discovered that my son leads a double life. It might sound like the premise for a spy thriller, but it turns out it's a common phenomenon...
April 4, 2017 - 8:50am
April 3, 2017
'I won't let this house own me': How a ND widow overcame husband's suicide to stay in her home
WEST FARGO—Upon the sudden and unexpected death of her husband, Callie Bahls was faced with a multitude of significant life decisions....
April 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Right recipe for rural business: Minn. baker honored for lifetime achievement
BENSON, Minn. — Here's how far and wide the fame of the Benson Bakery reaches. When Toby Johannessen's neighbor returned from a camping...
April 3, 2017 - 5:33pm
March 28, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
The other night I sat in my children's room at bedtime, in the dark, silently crying to myself. The song playing on the bedtime playlist was...
March 28, 2017 - 9:48am
March 27, 2017
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Many girls who begin going to tanning salons before they turn 16 don’t bring along friends or go alone. Instead, they tan with their mothers,...
March 27, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 17, 2017
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
SEATTLE - If you have ever wanted to rampage through a game of Monopoly like a dinosaur, you're in luck. The popular U.S. board game is changing...
March 17, 2017 - 4:03pm
March 14, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: When family's away, Dad will... clean, apparently
Before the snow started flying on Sunday, I found myself home alone for the first time in about a year. Totally alone. My wife, Emily, was in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am
March 7, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: The perfect parent (and it isn't me)
Recently, I left home for a five-day work trip. Normally, working from home doesn't require much travel. My client, however, was hosting a live...
March 7, 2017 - 10:17am
February 26, 2017
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
SUPERIOR, Wis.—When a meter reader discovered the bodies of Richard Ellison and Shirley Johnson four days before Christmas, they were frozen,...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 21, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
My second son is active and squirrely. He doesn't like to sit still unless he doesn't want to move. And when he doesn't want to move, he is dramatically...
February 21, 2017 - 11:05am
January 29, 2017
A hope for change: Duluth Indian Child Welfare Court aims for better outcomes for Native American families
DULUTH — Samantha Jackson balanced her 9-month-old baby, Elias, carefully on her lap inside 6th Judicial District Judge Sally Tarnowski's...
January 29, 2017 - 10:06am
December 7, 2016
St. Paul day care provider charged in infant’s car seat strangulation
NORTH ST. PAUL, Minn. — An unlicensed day care provider in North St. Paul faces manslaughter charges after an infant died while in her care. Amy Jo Englebretson, 43, was charged with one count of second-degree manslaughter following the child’s death, which occurred in August,...
December 7, 2016 - 2:01pm
November 23, 2016
How to trump political disagreements before they ruin family holiday gathering
FARGO – Scott Hennen knows the politically charged statements we’ve seen all year on social media and heard around the water cooler won’t...
November 23, 2016 - 1:40pm
December 21, 2015
Winter Family Formal scheduled
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department will host a Winter Family Formal from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. Cost is $37, which will include admission for a parent and child along with dinner, a special picture and...
December 21, 2015 - 6:08pm
September 15, 2015
Jason Stanford: Joe Biden, America’s dad
Everyone’s asking whether Joe Biden will run for president, but he’s already done something more important. He made me a better dad. After building a business and fiddling around with writing columns, my wife and I moved from Texas to the D.C. area a year ago because I got what...
September 15, 2015 - 11:36pm