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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
'We must speak': MLK Day event shares vitality of King's legacy
Breast-feeding advocates: Chick-fil-A flap exposes inadequacies of ND law
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
crime and courts
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
Mark Wahlberg to donate $1.5 million salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Zac Brown Band coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis
Jamestown library plans Louis L'Amour display
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
Jessie Veeder: How to define a good life
Roth finds scoring touch in UMD's sweep of Colorado College
Monday's local scoreboard
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Minnesota erupts in OT to win at Penn State
Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch
Esther Mae Egeland Doble
Irene A. Elshaug
Outdoors Notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish to offer 502 nonresident archery tags
A stringer of success: Longtime Devils Lake fishing tourney organizer will reel in 34th year
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Siskins may be plain birds, but they're never dull
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Letter: Westward expansion needs more research
Letter: Not everyone finds a partner in Zinke
Lloyd Omdahl : Will medical pot go up in smoke?
Letter: Still disappointed by course closure
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
November 11, 2017
North Dakota Heart Gallery connects kids in need of adoptive families
One in five adults have considered adoption. Of those, 72 percent have considered adopting through foster care more than a private infant adoption...
November 11, 2017 - 11:23am
November 5, 2017
Despite high number of Minnesota adoptions, many still in foster care
MANKATO, Minn.—Mike and Kari Fletcher were 23 years old when they became parents to a 17-year-old. It wasn't a permanent situation. They...
November 5, 2017 - 8:30am
October 30, 2017
FBI investigating ND woman accused of running adoption scam
WOODWORTH, N.D.—Moms across the country are blaming a North Dakota woman for destroying their sense of safety and their hope to grow their...
October 30, 2017 - 8:28am
October 11, 2017
ND couple sues Catholic Charities for 'marital discrimination' after adoption falls through
FARGO—A Fargo couple is suing Catholic Charities for what they call "marital discrimination." James and Tahnee Young decided this February...
October 11, 2017 - 10:39am
September 20, 2017
Hurricane Harvey dogs flood the Wadena Humane Society
WADENA, Minn. — Twenty-three dogs arrived at the Wadena County Humane Society shelter Saturday morning, Sept. 16, brought up from Texas...
September 20, 2017 - 3:10pm
August 6, 2017
'The love stop': Animal shelters in constant need of foster homes
FARGO — A pregnant dog named Vixey found a foster home, just in the nick of time. The heeler mix was dumped at a health care center on...
August 6, 2017 - 6:08pm
July 20, 2017
Video of foster children surprised with adoption news at Disney goes viral
A video of Mickey Mouse surprising two foster children with news of their adoption date has gone viral on social media.
July 20, 2017 - 8:56am
May 2, 2017
After 35 years, Minn. native continues his search for mom and dad
RED WING, Minn. — Steven Nelson was told every year on his birthday by his mother, "I know that there's somebody else thinking about you...
May 2, 2017 - 4:51pm
February 7, 2017
Madonna granted permission to adopt twins from Malawi
LILONGWE, Malawi — Malawi's High Court on Tuesday, Feb. 7, granted Madonna permission to adopt twins from the Southern African country,...
February 7, 2017 - 9:43am
November 26, 2016
Couple goes from empty nest to full house as foster parents
CANOSIA TOWNSHIP, Minn. — Justin and Saundra Quade's household, tucked away in the woods of Canosia Township, could best be described as...
November 26, 2016 - 3:58pm
November 13, 2016
Letter: Thanks for recognizing foster families' service
Thank you to Choice Health & Fitness and the Altru Family YMCA, both in Grand Forks, for the family passes to their facilities for foster parents. Also, thank you to the Mexican Village restaurant for gift certificates for foster families. Thank you as well to foster parents, who...
November 13, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 4, 2016
Hospital staff in India arrested for stealing, selling babies for illegal adoptions
CHENNAI, India - Six hospital staff in southern India have been charged with stealing babies and young children and selling them to childless...
November 4, 2016 - 9:48am
June 11, 2016
VIDEO: Fargo kids run lemonade stand to raise money to adopt a baby sister
FARGO—Two young entrepreneurs recently set up a lemonade stand, but not to get extra pocket change. Kiefer and Willow Martin are using their...
June 11, 2016 - 9:33pm
June 9, 2016
Bakken Paws has rescued 70 dogs since October in and around Dickinson
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Bakken Paws is a non-profit animal rescue and foster group started by animal lovers who saw a need for dogs and cats in...
June 9, 2016 - 10:00pm
Florida woman accused of defrauding Duluth couple seeking to adopt a child
DULUTH, Minn. -- A Florida woman faces two felony charges of adoption fraud after allegedly leading a Duluth couple to believe she was carrying a child meant for them -- several months after she had a miscarriage. Carrie Cutler, 31, was arrested Wednesday in Tampa. The Pinellas...
June 9, 2016 - 5:45pm