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Keep baby in parents' bedroom — but in separate bed, pediatricians say
North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
UND's Leon Osborne honored as 'consummate professor'
Minnesota woman charged in fourth heroin death
crime and courts
Wild coach loves new Parise line
MONDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Upset Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet that Vikings in the elite
Monday's Clipboard: College Hockey, Prep Volleyball, College Volleyball, NHL
Good and gruesome Halloween treats
Marilyn Hagerty: Green Mill dishes have plenty of personality
Play it safe
BOOKNOTES: 'Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women'
Paranormal investigators: 'We're there to help, not make you believe'
Life & Style
Florence F. Briskie
Jeannie (Larson) Anderson
Gerald "Jerry" Cavanaugh
Small bird creates a mystery, causes a backyard stir
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: How do pumpkins grow so large, can any pumpkin reach that size?
N.D. bighorn sheep season reflects comeback
Brett Anderson's 35½-inch catfish
CAMP BOOKBOOK: Kris Winkelman's Venison Pizza Bake No. 8
Forum Communications: Re-elect Hoeven to Senate
Mike Jacobs: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Aerospace dean: UND's liberal-arts core helps aerospace school
Port: North Dakota law enforcement says #NoDAPL protesters fired arrows at helicopter
Lloyd Omdahl: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
January 19, 2014
Bridesmaid's baby arrives same day as sister's wedding in Grand Forks
The day was to be all about Lucy Dunham and Russel Crary. And it was, for the most part. Turns out the bride and groom were delighted to share...
January 19, 2014 - 7:45am
January 8, 2014
U.S. watchdog group calls for new TV, movie rating system
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Parents Television Council called for an overhaul of the U.S. ratings system used in television and films on Wednesday, saying it does not accurately and consistently reflect violence in the media. The watchdog group said a year after Vice President Joe Biden...
January 8, 2014 - 7:15pm
January 6, 2014
A shot of confusion: Doctors, parents vexed that some choose not to vaccinate their kids
FARGO - Rachel Gillen has always vaccinated her kids. Even when the Fargo mom heard vaccines might cause autism (an assertion health experts...
January 6, 2014 - 9:30pm
January 1, 2014
First baby of 2014 arrives; 2013 nearly a record for deliveries at Altru
Grand Forks welcomed its first newborn baby early Wednesday morning. Briana and Malcolm Hamilton were resting comfortably hours later at the...
January 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
December 31, 2013
Good dental care for children starts early, yields health benefits
Caring for your baby's teeth -- as soon as the first one appears -- will go a long way to keeping your child healthy, according to a Grand Forks...
December 31, 2013 - 5:30am
December 25, 2013
Longer breastfeeding tied to better development
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children who were breastfed for more than six months scored the highest on cognitive, language and motor development tests as toddlers, in a new study from Greece. Earlier research tied breastfeeding to better thinking and memory skills. But how it's related...
December 25, 2013 - 5:15pm
December 24, 2013
Behavioral therapy may treat migraines in kids, teens
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children and teens with chronic migraines may find headache relief when they pair medication with psychotherapy, according to a new study. Researchers found that kids who received cognitive behavioral therapy, a type of psychotherapy that teaches relaxation...
December 24, 2013 - 3:42pm
December 17, 2013
Study shows claims of virgin births in U.S. near 1 percent
(Reuters) - Nearly 1 percent of young women in a U.S. study who have become pregnant claim to have done so as virgins, according to a report in the Christmas edition of Britain's BMJ medical journal. The authors of "Like a virgin (mother)" - whose prose is devoid of irony - say such...
December 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
December 14, 2013
STACEY DIMMLER: New faces, new year for Young Professionals
Now that we are officially in the swing of the holiday season, it's hard to believe we are about to close the book on another year. For the Greater...
December 14, 2013 - 12:00am
December 13, 2013
More Minnesota youngsters ready for kindergarten
Nearly 73 percent of Minnesota children were prepared to start kindergarten in the fall of 2012, or about 13 percent more than in 2010, according to a new report from the Minnesota Department of Education. Early childhood advocates say the report seems to show the state's investments...
December 13, 2013 - 7:15am
December 12, 2013
Santa Claus Girls volunteers pack bags full of toys
Santa Claus Girls volunteers Judy Kamrowski, left, and Janell Martin, pack bags of toys for needy children in the area Thursday in the Grand...
December 12, 2013 - 9:15pm
December 10, 2013
Parents, teachers, experts agree today's kids far less fit
FARGO -- Ask Heather Arntson and she'll tell you: Video games are threatening to turn today's kids into Generation Fluffy. Arntson, who heads...
December 10, 2013 - 9:45pm
More day care rules strain Grand Forks County staff
Increased state and federal requirements have created a growing workload for the two Grand Forks County workers in charge of licensing child...
December 10, 2013 - 9:00pm
December 9, 2013
Panel hears testimony about native children exposed to violence
BISMARCK - Dressed in dark slacks and a light blue shirt and tie, Lenny Hayes looked every bit his adult self on Monday in the Ramkota Hotel...
December 9, 2013 - 9:00pm
North Dakota No. 1 in protecting kids from tobacco
North Dakota is ranked first in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and to help smokers quit, according to a report released...
December 9, 2013 - 7:40pm