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Minnesota United stadium construction on track for spring 2019 opening
Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Man injured in shooting at Fergus Falls apartment
NDSU research finds water needs during Oil Patch boom unprecedented
crime and courts
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
My honest list of thanks
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Bemidji State faces rare East Coast series at historic Princeton rink
Red-hot Murphy helps Gophers rout Alabama A&M to go 5-0
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Alice F. Alkire
Peter L. Backlund
Larry D. Corcoran
Minnesota hunters register 161,057 deer through third weekend of season
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: Busy season for conservation officers, North Dakota hunter shoots massive nontypical whitetail etc.
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs/ Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Our view: New hospital a victory for the community
Mike Jacobs: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Letter: Apprenticeship model can solve deficiency
Letter: Nobody credits web for educational success
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Five Generations of Dziengels
January 17, 2016
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom vs. the dentist
I am here to tell you not to bother brushing your teeth. It doesn't matter. Just kidding, Dr. Bothun. Kinda. Growing up, I thought I brushed...
January 17, 2016 - 8:30am
December 20, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom vs. the yearly Christmas card
Do you remember the days when we actually printed photos? I don't either. Today, we are "blessed" enough to live in an age of digital technology....
December 20, 2015 - 9:00am
November 15, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom preps for a new driver
A funny thing happens when your child turns 14 years old. It actually isn't funny—in fact, it kind of makes me have a panic attack every...
November 15, 2015 - 8:30am
October 18, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom attends parent-teacher conferences
For many families around the region, it has been fall parent-teacher conference time. It is a time to touch base with your children's teachers...
October 18, 2015 - 6:30am
September 20, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom has frantic start to fall
We have had a hectic few weeks here at Supermom's house. Football started for my oldest son, Riley. School started. Confirmation classes began...
September 20, 2015 - 6:30am
August 16, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom gets ready for middle school
The Grand Forks Public Schools letters have arrived! For those parents whose children attend the Grand Forks school district, you know what I...
August 16, 2015 - 4:00am
July 19, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom and the Data War
Everyday we send them and we receive them. Text messages. Why bother calling when you can text? Your children probably won't answer their phones...
July 19, 2015 - 7:30am
June 21, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom gets to planting
For years, I have wanted a garden. For years, a swing set has occupied the perfect garden spot in our backyard. But as time passes, so does...
June 21, 2015 - 4:45am
May 17, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom vs. hot water
As the mother of two boys, one a teenager, the other a tween, I thought I had lucked out and would get to avoid some of the drama that comes...
May 17, 2015 - 4:30am
April 19, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom says goodbye to a good friend
Last month, I received some sad news, David (Dave) Brink, a good family friend, had passed away. The news caught me totally off guard and I am...
April 19, 2015 - 7:00am
March 15, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom vs. cat in heat
They say it takes a village to raise a family. If this is true, then it must take a kitten going into heat to teach children about the birds and the bees. Yes, in an epic Supermom fail, I forgot to schedule a procedure for our female cat, and she showed me. It was a normal night...
March 15, 2015 - 9:45am
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom at Pearl Harbor
I am not much of a history buff. I prefer to visit and read about events and places related to my heritage. But when planning a trip to Hawaii,...
February 15, 2015 - 4:35pm
January 18, 2015
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom gets down to business
This year was the year. Well, that's what I told myself anyway. I am not a big believer in New Year's resolutions, but this year was the year....
January 18, 2015 - 11:15am
December 20, 2014
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom thanks speech therapists
Last Monday, my son, Parker, graduated. Not from school, but rather from the speech program at school. This was a bittersweet day at our house....
December 20, 2014 - 9:02pm
November 16, 2014
LORI WEBER MENKE: Supermom versus puberty
A major life event happened at our house the other week. Our youngest son, Parker, went through the rite of passage that all fifth-graders...
November 16, 2014 - 9:00am