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October 17, 2017
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
October 17, 2017 - 9:03am
October 16, 2017
Third-graders Gracie Wood, left, and Kayla Fjeld work together using the program SeeSaw on their iPads in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. Many tech companies are competing to get their apps and products into classrooms. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 10, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
After Vegas, our children deserve answers
October 10, 2017 - 10:14am
October 9, 2017
The Rub My Rack BBQ team from Fort Ripley Township is all smiles after making it to the finals Saturday of the Sam's Club National Pro BBQ Tour in Bentonville, Ark., where the family placed 29th overall -- but seventh in the pork ribs category -- among the 50 teams in the cook-off. Photo by Patty Blankenship
In national BBQ competition, Minn. family takes 7th in pork ribs, 29th overall
October 9, 2017 - 1:21pm
October 7, 2017
Mountain Iron natives and cousins Annie Claesson-Huseby (left) and Michelle Anderson are two of Minnesota's newest district court judges. They're seen here in a Virginia courtroom on Sept. 22. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Cousins and colleagues: Mountain Iron natives bring special bond to bench
October 7, 2017 - 4:33pm
October 3, 2017
Aidan Wasik, 13, and G.K. Bear, the furry mascot of Rice Hospice's annual grief camp for children that marks its 20th anniversary this weekend. Anne Polta / Forum News Service
Willmar day camp helps kids cope with grief, loss
October 3, 2017 - 11:32pm
October 2, 2017
Val Kleppen, Parenting Perspectives columnist
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: When little kids simply aren't little anymore
October 2, 2017 - 3:02pm
October 1, 2017
Michelle Anderson turns to hug her sons Nikolas and Dylan during the district court judge swearing-in ceremony at the St. Louis County courthouse as Judge Gary Pagliaccetti looks on in Virginia on Friday, Sept. 22. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Cousins and colleagues: Mountain Iron natives bring special bond to bench
October 1, 2017 - 6:00am
September 25, 2017
Kris Kerzman / Forum News Service
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
September 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
Researchers from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are testing an app in schools that analyzes language to determine whether teens are at risk for suicide. They call it Spreading Activation Mobile or "SAM." MUST CREDIT: John Pestian.
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 24, 2017
Ellie Just, co-owner of Bella Flora in Duluth, makes flower arrangements Friday afternoon, Sept. 22, at their store in downtown Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Pass it on: Putting the 'success' in business succession
September 24, 2017 - 12:00am
September 17, 2017
Jerry Kern of St. Paul talks about his life during a recent interview. Bob King / Forum News Service
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
September 17, 2017 - 7:09am
September 13, 2017
Children's book author Sandra Boynton takes tea with some of her whimsical characters. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the publication of Boynton's first book, "Hippos Go Berserk!" Photo for The Washington Post by Jesse Dittmar
Hippos, birdies, T. rexes, pigs: How Sandra Boynton built an empire and won your child's heart
September 13, 2017 - 7:07pm
September 11, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Go ahead, treat each other like 2-year-olds
September 11, 2017 - 1:20pm
September 5, 2017
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When can a child be left home alone? It depends.
September 5, 2017 - 4:36pm
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