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Hurricane Maria churns through Caribbean as ravaged Puerto Rico takes stock of an 'island destroyed'
Special delivery: West Fargo police officers help deliver baby
Prosecutor declines charges in fight that left NDSU student badly hurt
Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
Heitkamp introduces bill promoting housing opportunities for volunteer first responders
crime and courts
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'Kinky Boots' delivers 'huge-hearted' Broadway musical, pumped up with sequinned swagger
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Marilyn Hagerty: Farewell, Dr. Poochigian
Marilyn Hagerty: In honor of Mary Margaret Frank
Marilyn Hagerty: Third-grader provides different view of the news
Shouldering the load for Warroad football team
UND seeks to rejuvenate its ground game against Montana State
Looking ahead becomes focus of UND volleyball team
Wednesday local scoreboard
Dalvin Cook's no stranger to Tampa Bay Bucs
Dorothy Marie (Mrs. Orville) Fore
Doug Leier: Hunters need to be aware of North Dakota's big game import and transport regulations
Julie Starren walleye
Hillsboro angler looks back on Russian tourney
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters
Vietnam series: 'powerful booster shot'
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
McFeely: Tom Campbell spends $100,000 more on TV ads
Port: Podcast: Congressman Kevin Cramer House would probably pass Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
In a pickle over a side dish?
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