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Kevin O'Leary of 'Shark Tank,' echoing Trump, enters Canada's Conservative race
GREAT INDOORS: Celebrate National Pie Day with flavorful winter-wonderful pies
East Grand Forks man charged with assault in fight with trespasser
Heitkamp to lead U.S. Senate subcommittee
Tight security as Madame Tussauds unveils UK waxwork of Trump
crime and courts
Wolves reportedly testing interest in Rubio
Riders clamp down on defense
Senior High holds off Moorhead in girls basketball
Hockey Day schedule still ago despite rain in forecast
Wolves fall to Spurs for ninth straight time
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Health Matters: Risks equal with on- and off-pump bypass
Life & Style
Caroline Mary Sobolik
Gary G. Grund
Rihanna Myra-El Pearson
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Glassheim: Don't follow Pied Piper off a cliff
Manvel Park Board thanks Myra Foundation
Letter: WDAZ owes plenty to Devils Lake, too
Our opinion: Interstates safe enough for 80 mph limit
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
50th Wedding Anniversary
December 23, 2016
Greater Minnesota child care shortage called a crisis
RED WING, Minn.—Linda Hanisch often is the among first to know when a woman in her area is pregnant. Hanisch, director at Learning Circle...
December 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Communication, regulation changes seen as child care improvement keys
ST. PAUL — Better communication and streamlined regulations are parts of the solution to a greater Minnesota child care crisis, according...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 7, 2016
New Hillsboro child care center could open next fall
HILLSBORO, N.D. — With the help of an anonymous investor, a new building for a child care center in Hillsboro could be up and running by next fall. The paperwork isn't finalized on the venture quite yet, but at least one city official says the investor has met eligibility requirements...
October 7, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 28, 2016
ROB PORT: Audit revealed shameful conduct that put North Dakota children at risk
MINOT—"The Department of Human Services is not properly monitoring or suspending providers and notifying parents after confirmed knowledge...
August 28, 2016 - 12:10am
August 5, 2016
Hillsboro development group buys former day care center
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Economic leaders in Hillsboro hope a $147,000 deal for a former day care building will be an investment for the future of child care and the growth of the city. The Hillsboro Economic Development Corp.'s purchase of the Main Discovery Creative Education Center...
August 5, 2016 - 8:27pm
June 19, 2016
Human Services Director Kate Kenna retires after 33 years of helping families
On the way to her fifth-floor office in the Northeast Human Service Center overlooking the Red River in downtown Grand Forks, Kate Kenna paused...
June 19, 2016 - 4:09pm
March 18, 2016
Minnesota Capitol Chatter: Little money available for pre-kindergarten classrooms
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton wants to increase education spending $77 million in the next year, mostly for his plan to offer classes...
March 18, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 1, 2016
Child care shortage, affordability remain as challenges in Minnesota
ADA, Minn. — On any given day, dozens roam the spaces of Little Learners daycare — each unaware they hold a coveted spot. They're...
March 1, 2016 - 7:26am
February 27, 2016
Fargo lawmaker calls for review of DHS after drowning-related charges filed
BISMARCK – A Fargo lawmaker is calling for an administrative review of the state Department of Human Services after charges filed against...
News/crime and courts
February 27, 2016 - 10:30am
February 20, 2016
Grand Forks County staff unsure how state budget cuts will affect services
Grand Forks County Social Services staff are working to figure out how $245 million in mandatory budget cuts at the state level will affect their...
February 20, 2016 - 7:45am
February 2, 2016
Devils Lake to look at reopening child care center
DEVILS LAKE—Calling child care availability a critical local economic development issue, the Devils Lake City Commission is directing a...
February 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 11, 2016
THE TREND: Fatal snowmobile rollover; UND research impact; child care prices up; yard clutter concerns
10-year-old Thompson, N.D., boy killed, another seriously injured in snowmobile crash near Hatton One child died and another was injured in a...
January 11, 2016 - 8:20am
Child care providers explain why prices keep going up
Grand Forks resident Reanna McNeely is facing a $1,700 per month decision. That's how much it will cost to keep both of her young children, a...
January 11, 2016 - 6:00am
December 3, 2015
Lawyer who backed shared parenting initiative says task force stacked against change
BISMARCK – A lawyer who backed a shared-parenting initiative last year is objecting to the State Bar Association’s new Family Law Task Force,...
News/crime and courts
December 3, 2015 - 5:47pm
December 1, 2015
Lawmaker warns child care providers about mailing
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A private company is mailing forms to sell Minnesota child care providers posters that the federal government provides free, a state lawmaker says. Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, warned child care providers that although the mailings look like official government...
News/crime and courts
December 1, 2015 - 5:15pm