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ND joins lawsuit against feds over natural gas flaring
Boy, 3, accidentally shot in induced coma in Fargo children's hospital
Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
It's transition time at protest camps as people start leaving
Police look for whose cremated remains left at Minnesota cemetery
crime and courts
Raptors bounce back to overtake Timberwolves
Thursday's local clipboard: World of Outlaws, Golden Gloves boxing
NCAA West Regional tickets sell out in less than a minute
Vikings expecting special boost from return of Sherels
Anthony Harris steps into Vikings' safety dance
'Down Home Christmas'
Holiday events bring joy this week
'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Office Christmas Party' open at local theaters
Marilyn Hagerty: Samosas, chicken kebabs popular at Steer's
Grand Forks woman collects beautiful artwork with inspirational messages for victims of domestic violence
Life & Style
Leo J. Lunski
Randall Lee "Randy" Shirek
Helen M. Puffe
Lewis M. Solseng
OUTDOORS REPORT: Ice is forming on area lakes, and recent snowfall jumpstarts skiing season
Fordville, Cando Game and Fish advisory meetings postponed
DNR developing response plan to halt spread of CWD
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
A rundown of winter woodpeckers
Editorial: When North Dakota's isolationist senator learned of Pearl Harbor
Letter: Coyotes -- and cattails -- proliferate in rural North Dakota
Fertilizer Institute president: Farmers, consumers need freight-rail reform
Letter: UND hockey team's performance has nothing to do with nickname
Port: Meet the guy who thinks the blizzard was a government attack on #NoDAPL protesters
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November 22, 2016
Obesity rate of Minnesota's low-income children drops
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials are lauding gains made in reducing obesity rates among low-income children. A study released Tuesday notes that the state's obesity rate for children ages 2 to 4 in low-income families participating in the Women, Infant and Children Program (WIC)...
November 22, 2016 - 7:47pm
November 7, 2016
Kids who use flavored e-cigs more likely to want to try cigarettes
U.S. kids who use flavored e-cigarettes more often intend to start smoking traditional cigarettes than kids who did not use flavored vapes, according...
November 7, 2016 - 11:35am
October 31, 2016
Clown reportedly chases children with knife in Casselton
CASSELTON, N.D.—A person dressed as a clown allegedly chased after children with a knife Sunday night, Oct. 30. The Cass County Sheriff's Office...
News/crime and courts
October 31, 2016 - 7:57am
October 10, 2016
Netflix's newest virtual babysitter: YouTube-video compilation of kids' nursery rhymes
LOS ANGELES - Not every Netflix content pickup is a big-budget original series. The world's biggest subscription-streaming service has licensed...
October 10, 2016 - 2:40pm
September 13, 2016
Children's hospitals lose millions of dollars on kids with Medicaid
Children's hospitals lose more money than other facilities treating children covered by Medicaid and may be under pressure in 2018 when federal payments compensating for this loss are reduced, according to a new study. Medicaid typically pays less than what it costs a hospital...
September 13, 2016 - 4:30am
August 19, 2016
Even with insurance, less affluent children miss out on eye care
Middle- and lower-income children don't visit eye doctors as often as wealthier kids, and as a result, thousands of them may have undiagnosed...
August 19, 2016 - 3:47pm
Helmets prevent severe head injuries in bike accidents
Despite some criticism of bike helmets for not being protective enough, they do cut the risk of severe traumatic brain injury by half when riders...
August 19, 2016 - 3:40pm
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
About 361,00 children were seen in U.S. emergency departments between 1990 and 2010 for injuries sustained while riding in a stroller or carrier, according to a new study. "It's over 17,000 injuries per year, which is equivalent to about 50 children every day or two injuries every...
August 19, 2016 - 2:41pm
August 18, 2016
Britain launches soft drinks sugar tax to fight obesity
LONDON—Britain on Thursday, Aug. 18, said it would tax companies which sell sugary soft drinks and invest that money in health programs...
August 18, 2016 - 12:55pm
August 12, 2016
Many children's heart health not up to standards
Babies are generally born with healthy hearts that should be cared for during childhood to ensure good health later in life, according to the...
August 12, 2016 - 8:03am
July 26, 2016
Girl selling treats to help pay funeral costs for family friend in Fargo
FARGO - A little girl is selling cold treats for a heartwarming reason. Riley Bailes is selling freeze pops and lemonade then donating the profit....
July 26, 2016 - 7:57am
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
June 16, 2016
Massive $830,000 playground built in Minnesota for children with disabilities
Dana Millington has done it. She has emerged from a 12-year odyssey of despair to reach her goal: building an $830,000 playground for children...
June 16, 2016 - 1:30pm
June 12, 2016
Fundraising underway for family of Lake Park girl, 10, killed in hit-and-run crash
LAKE MILLES LACS, Minn.--A fundraising page has been set up to help defray the funeral expenses for a 10-year-old Lake Park, Minn., girl who was struck by a vehicle and killed Friday, June 10 near here. Caylin Donovan was walking along Minnesota Highway 18 near 240th Street just...
News/crime and courts
June 12, 2016 - 2:59pm
Hibbing family has seen positive results from medical cannabis for daughter with severe epilepsy
HIBBING, Minn. -- As with any 10-year-old, Amelia Weaver began to get restless as the adults' conversation wore on. But when her dad, Josh...
June 12, 2016 - 7:30am