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Law officers call off search for Minn. elderly couple, grandson; all were located
Dead body found outside home in Naytahwaush in northwest Minn.
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
Grand Forks' south-end legislators all seeking re-election
St. Paul student charged with gun possession
crime and courts
CNN chief calls Fox News 'propaganda machine,' and Hannity responds
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
Steven Seagal accused of raping an 18-year-old - adding to decades of claims against the actor
Eatbeat: Caribou a good spot for longtime breakfast partners
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Marilyn Hagerty: Kluski and golabki this weekend in Minto
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Cinderella Loyola-Chicago advances to Elite 8
THURSDAY'S LOCAL CLIPBOARD: Freije to transfer from UND
THURSDAY'S LOCAL CLIPBOARD: Freije to transfer from UND
Twins to go with five outfielders to start season
Minnesotans crash puck party in Sioux Falls
Judell (Lien) Aarestad
Patrick J. McGlynn Jr.
R J Gerszewski
Robert Charles Hadlich, Jr.
Outdoors report: There's still time for an ice fishing trip, but trail conditions are deteriorating
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Doug Leier: Drawing a once-in-a-lifetime license doesn't guarantee success
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Warroad sixth-grade class takes Lake of the Woods ice fishing trip
Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
Letter: Consider the Fritz as a movie house
Letter: Why duplicate coverage with WDAY and WDAZ?
Roads, potholes: Where were citizens?
Our view: ND court shouldn't let vetoes stand
March 19, 2014
Senate panel trims financial penalty from bullying bill
ST. PAUL -- State Senate Republicans have been able to alter, but not stop, controversial bullying prevention legislation that DFL lawmakers and their supporters say is a top priority this legislative session.
March 19, 2014 - 9:30pm
January 13, 2014
Minnesota lawmakers likely to consider anti-bulllying law
When the Minnesota Legislature convenes next month, lawmakers are expected to take up a bill designed to strengthen the state's anti-bullying law, often described as one of the weakest in the nation. The House passed just such a measure late in the last session, but the Senate did...
January 13, 2014 - 8:24am
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