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Five injured when vehicle hits ambulance in western Minnesota
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Two men hurt after attack in Cando, one arrested
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
crime and courts
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Duluth loses ground in NCHC title race, tying Tigers 2-2
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
UND downs Weber State on the road, takes over first place in the Big Sky Conference
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Red River Valley Cheer Team competition results announced
The list: Arts and entertainment calendar
Health Matters: Questions about arteries
Gathering family: Celebrating common heritage makes family reunions fun, meaningful and memorable; advance planning required
Life & Style
Hunter J. Nordlof
David E. Davidson
Melvin Lyle Amundson
Kathleen M. Lee
CAMP COOKBOOK: Lake of the Woods Tourism's recipe for Garlic and Pepper Venison Steak with Onion Sauce
Winter geese numbers reflect the weather
ASK THE DNR: Where to aerate and what to trout eat?
Study highlights N.D. fishing license sales
Meeting on proposed DNR fee hike set in TRF
Letter: Back to same-old, same-old in Washington
Lignite Energy Council CEO: Stroke of the pen saves thousands of coal jobs
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
60th Wedding Anniversary
February 17, 2017
St. Paul program is simple and free: Come out and play
ST. PAUL — It's old news to most urban parents: The average kid in America spends seven minutes a day outdoors in "unstructured play," according...
February 17, 2017 - 9:02pm
February 11, 2017
Heart full of hope: Families with babies born with heart defects share journeys
Her pregnancy was progressing well when Cassie Marka headed to the clinic for a 20-week ultrasound procedure in the spring of 2013. She and...
February 11, 2017 - 5:45pm
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