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Accused getaway driver in killing of Duluth college student wants charges dropped
St. Paul city attorney to run for Minn. attorney general
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Growing interest: Officials talk rules, take questions at medical marijuana hearing
Zip line to cross Mississippi River during Super Bowl
crime and courts
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
University regents approve Fleck contract extension
Former Vikings fullback Felton, still unsigned, to retire
Vikings hall of famer John Randle: Everson Griffen 'reminds me of myself'
The 'other' Wentz: Often in the shadows of cousin Carson, Connor fulfills a valuable role for the Bison football team
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
Marilynn Joanne Welter
Lennart G. Almen
Gary H. Bachmeier
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
No need to plan kindness this season
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Our view: Superintendent search must find innovators
Letter: 'Me Too' incidents don't always ruin lives
Letter: A big lump of coal for ND homeowners
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December 8, 2013
Roger Chamberlain: Proposal complicates teachers' lives while failing to help students
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- I was bullied when I was in grade school and middle school. I was tall and skinny, and I wore glasses. For these and other reasons, I was frequently harassed and intimidated. While my methods of dealing with those issues were different than what we recommend...
December 8, 2013 - 6:05am
OUR OPINION: Consider N.D.'s anti-bullying law
Here's hoping today's columnist Roger Chamberlain reads what today's other columnist, John Johnson, has to say. Because by pointing to North...
December 8, 2013 - 6:00am
November 25, 2013
Law should get tough with bullies, dead Florida girl's mom says
ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - The mother of a 12-year-old Florida girl tormented by schoolmates until she killed herself in September said on Monday she would file a civil lawsuit and launch a national crusade to rein in bullies. "I'm going to make sure that other children are not...
November 25, 2013 - 1:18pm
November 20, 2013
Charges dropped against girls in Florida cyberbullying case
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov 20 (Reuters) - Florida prosecutors dropped charges on Wednesday against two girls accused of stalking a 12-year-old classmate who killed herself after complaining she was bullied online for months, a police official said. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd told reporters...
November 20, 2013 - 8:37pm
October 15, 2013
Two girls, ages 12 and 14, arrested in Florida online bullying death
(Reuters) - Two girls, ages 12 and 14, have been charged with felony aggravated stalking for what a Florida sheriff described on Tuesday as "maliciously...
October 15, 2013 - 6:15pm
October 6, 2013
Author draws on experience for children's book about bullying
October 6, 2013 - 11:00am
August 25, 2013
VIEWPOINT: Bullying prompts some students to change schools
EAST GRAND FORKS -- An interesting series of news stories has covered a school district in our area, Crookston, wanting to find out why some of its students leave for other districts. I commend the district for seeking answers, an effort that can only enhance the quality of education...
August 25, 2013 - 2:24am
August 19, 2013
Bullying: When to step in
While a new school year presents exciting possibilities and new experiences, it also holds potential for bullies to make life difficult -- or...
August 19, 2013 - 10:45pm
May 6, 2013
Legislative notebook: House passes anti-bullying bill
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota schools would be forced to adopt policies against bullying under a bill Minnesota representatives passed 72-57 Monday night. "Every kid deserves to wake up in the morning ... and go to a school they are excited to go to," Rep. Jim Davnie, DFL-Minneapolis, said. The...
May 6, 2013 - 9:45pm
March 21, 2013
JOHN JOHNSON: Strengthen Minnesota's anti-bullying law
EAST GRAND FORKS -- The time has come for the Minnesota Legislature to address the issue of school bullying. For far too long, Minnesota's anti-bulling law has been just a piece of "feel good" legislation. In fact, the group Bully Police-USA, a national anti-bulling advocacy organization,...
March 21, 2013 - 4:30am
March 12, 2013
Bullying eases for lesbian, gay teens as they age
It does get better for lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) youth, with bullying in their early teens fading away as they grow older, according to a study of the name calling, threats and violence faced by teens in England. Researchers, whose results appeared in Pediatrics, found that...
March 12, 2013 - 6:15am
September 28, 2012
Coaching boys to say 'no' to bullying
To Mike Berg, coaching isn't about making young male athletes better players on the field. For the former Grand Forks coach and teacher, it's...
September 28, 2012 - 1:43am
September 19, 2012
Program at East Grand Forks middle school urges students to choose kindness
Students were urged to improve their school's culture by starting a "chain reaction" with acts of kindness and compassion, as part of an anti-bullying...
September 19, 2012 - 6:00am
September 11, 2012
Bullying is everyone's issue; change starts at home
MOORHEAD -- Amanda Tomkins said she would've never known her 7-year-old son was being bullied if she hadn't asked him how his day was, as she...
September 11, 2012 - 7:30am
Animal book helps kids learn about bullying
FARGO -- "My name is Carlos, and I have no fur." Carlos is one of seven unique cats in Peter J. Goodman's educational book series that deals...
September 11, 2012 - 7:30am