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Fargo Cass Public Health warns against underground tattoos, piercings after spike in HCV numbers
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
Seeking lakeside hangouts to showcase
Vandals spray-paint a dozen cars outside downtown Fargo apartments
Building help: Partnership between builder, nonprofit means new WF home will provide financing for aspiring entrepreneurs in other countries
New Perspective opens with focus on successful aging
How to hang on to millennial workers, according to millennials
Bobcat unveils building renovated for 'innovative and collaborative culture'
Inside Business: 2017 ChamberChoice awards announced for businesses, entrepreneurs
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Nursery News (6-14-17)
Nursery News (6-7-17)
Nursery News (6-28-17)
Nursery News (6-21-17)
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Minor league promotion part of banner season for West Fargo's Young
Former MLB player Coste follows in father figure's footsteps as West Fargo Legion baseball coach
West Fargo Park District sports, activities continue to grow
Athlete Spotlight: Haboniman Simon and Zach Ferguson
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Personal journeys now shared on website
William "Bill" Fisk
Pauline C. Geck
June 1, 2017
West Fargo police investigation into baby Owen's death still open two years later
WEST FARGO — Two years after 6-month-old Owen Skodje was taken unresponsive from an unlicensed day care here and died a day later on June...
June 1, 2017 - 10:11pm
March 31, 2017
ND day care under investigation for sexual abuse was operating without license
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A woman who runs a Grand Forks day care under investigation for possible sexual abuse has been operating the business without...
March 31, 2017 - 2:37pm
December 7, 2016
Suburban day care provider charged in infant's car seat strangulation
NORTH ST. PAUL, Minn. — An unlicensed day care provider in North St. Paul faces manslaughter charges after an infant died while in her...
December 7, 2016 - 10:02am
October 8, 2016
New Hillsboro child care center could open next fall
HILLSBORO, N.D. — With the help of an anonymous investor, a new building for a child care center in Hillsboro could be up and running by next fall. The paperwork isn't finalized on the venture quite yet, but at least one city official says the investor has met eligibility requirements...
October 8, 2016 - 9:24am
September 7, 2016
New Hillsboro day care helps small town provide missing service for families
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Derrick Kvernen wasted no time Wednesday wandering around Tot Spot Hillsboro. The curious 2½-year-old roamed the day care...
September 7, 2016 - 6:49pm
June 24, 2015
Baby's fatal head injury likely occurred at day care, not an accident, police say
FARGO - The brain injury that killed a 6-month-old baby who stopped breathing while at an unlicensed day care in West Fargo earlier this month...
June 24, 2015 - 5:23pm
June 10, 2015
Police waiting on tests in WF baby's death
WEST FARGO – Preliminary autopsy results confirmed that 6-month old Owen Skodje died after a blunt force trauma to the head but police are...
June 10, 2015 - 4:50am
June 8, 2015
Autopsy results confirm blunt force trauma killed 6-month-old Owen Skodje
WEST FARGO – Preliminary autopsy results have confirmed that 6-month old Owen Skodje died after a blunt force trauma to the head. Owen,...
June 8, 2015 - 12:57pm
June 5, 2015
Autopsy results crucial as police investigate baby's death
WEST FARGO – Though they can't be sure without seeing autopsy results, a 6-month-old infant boy who died after being found not breathing Monday...
June 5, 2015 - 3:28pm
November 25, 2014
West Fargo day care has history of violations
A large West Fargo day care center under investigation by Cass County Social Services for a recent field trip to a hotel pool that ended with two young boys nearly drowning has a history of policy violations and claims of child mistreatment. Sunrise-Sunset Preschool & Childcare...
November 25, 2014 - 1:37pm
April 21, 2010
Former West Fargo day care operator to be sentenced today on mail fraud charge
Tracy Ann Rankin is one of the least credible defendants U.S. District Court Judge Ralph R. Erickson said he has ever sentenced. Erickson called the 32-year-old former West Fargo day care operator a "pathological liar" and described her fraud scheme as "astonishing." "I've never...
April 21, 2010 - 8:50am
March 31, 2010
West Fargo day care's license revoked
Parents of more than 90 children in West Fargo may be without day care after the license for Sunrise-Sunset Preschool & Daycare was revoked. Owner Eva Lynnes received a revocation notice Friday following an investigation of claims that range from force feeding to roughly handling...
March 31, 2010 - 8:32am