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Investigation shows S.D. train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks
Brainerd retiree, 66, hikes 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail
S.D. Highway Patrol increasing use of sobriety checkpoints statewide
Good samaritans rescue ice-covered deer, blinded by blizzard
Moorhead Burger King undergoing remodel; West Fargo location to open soon
Radisson Hotel in Fargo changes hands
New yoga studio, juice bar open in south Fargo
Beginnings provides West Fargo child care, education
Downtown Fargo restaurant Sazerac Alley closing for rebranding, concept change
Port: Kevin Cramer says he’d serve in Trump administration if asked, confirms McConnell meeting
Port: #NoDAPL activists raised at least $11.2 million for protests through 285 different online accounts
McFeely: Fargodome noise not so fearsome anymore
Port: Meet the guy who thinks the blizzard was a government attack on #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Congrats #NoDAPL; thanks to Dakota Access delays, more oil to be shipped by train
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Pistons beat Wolves like a Drummond
Wild top Oilers to extend winning streak
Vikings' Berger out vs. Jacksonville
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
In December, Stiegelmeier will take dome game even though it's on the road
Hanson: 15-month milestone marked by testing Dad with 'The Look'
Gold Discovered in West Fargo
Late summer early fall notes
'Walking Dead' star among paranormal convention-goers in Mahnomen
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
MN announces plans to close hatchery used to raise trout, salmon
Nocturnal bird a rich source of lore
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
Flight Lines: Ranges not static, never have been
Zen and the art of hawk watching: Identifying migrating raptors always a challenge
Elizabeth "Liz" Kress
Kathleen Jule Meyer
Ronny G. McClellan
Edward (Skip) W. Hoger Jr.
November 22, 2016
Becoming a parent a weird responsibility
Becoming a parent is weird. It hasn't been bad, really. In fact, I like being a mom considerably more than I thought I would. But the transition...
November 22, 2016 - 8:10am
November 19, 2016
Fewer parents say they spank their kids
Spanking and hitting children to discipline them has become much less common in recent decades as more parents choose non-physical approaches...
November 19, 2016 - 12:29pm
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
VIDEO: With growing opioid problem, here are warning signs of drug abuse
FARGO - Dozens of overdoses and even death, that's the toll opioids have had on our community the past couple months. As details of the drug...
May 10, 2016 - 8:08am
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
May 9, 2012
News from the Nest: Optimism prevails when weekend plans go awry
My family recently had a fun weekend planned in the Twin Cities. We were going to spend a few nights with my husband's cousin and his family, and also attend our first Twins baseball game at Target Field. Earlier in the week, my husband spoke to his cousin and learned something...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
News from the Nest: Remember the moment, no matter how big, small
A few days before my wedding almost eight years ago, a good friend gave me some life changing advice. It seemed so simple at the time, and it really is quite simple, yet most of us forget to actually do it. She said, "Your wedding day is going to go by so fast; faster than you...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
News from the Nest: A gift for gab about anything
At 6 years old, my son talks a lot. No really. A LOT. We often joke with him that we can't believe he doesn't lose his voice with how much he talks. The topic can be anything. You pick it and he can carry a conversation, most of which will be led by him, for as long as the other party...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
News from the Nest: Lessons learned from Sunday school
Every Sunday I teach my son's kindergarten Sunday School class. Before we begin our lesson the students go to a different room and have their music time with another parent/teacher volunteer. I often stay in our classroom and finish up planning for the lesson and activity of the...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
News from the Nest: Hockey night out involves busy crew
This past weekend my husband and I took our kids to watch the West Fargo boy's hockey game. My sister-in-law and her family met us at the arena. Our group consisted of my husband and I, our 6 year-old son and 3 year-old daughter, my sister-in-law, her husband and their two young...
February 8, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
News from the Nest: Never too early to learn about money
A few weeks ago my son signed his first legal document, at the age of 6. Sure he had to ask my husband how to spell our last name as he opened a savings account at our credit union. But overall it was pretty legible. I even made them give me a copy to keep as his first full signature....
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2011
News from the Nest: Finding freedom from a fish
My son's kindergarten class recently had a teddy bear parade and the kids were supposed to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal. My son isn't and has never really been into stuffed animals. He once had a pig and puppy that he slept with but during potty training years...
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
News from the Nest: Kindergarten nutrition
I've always been a little strict on what my kids eat as far as food. Vegetables are a part of every meal and my kids usually enjoy eating them, sometimes covered in Ranch, but still. And snacks usually consist of apples, crackers and cheese or yogurt. Now that my son is in kindergarten...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
News from the Nest: Tiny hand, simple moments
With Christmas fast approaching, I decided to take my daughter to It's a Wonderful Night at West Acres. The kids have been talking a lot about Christmas and Santa Clause already, so I thought this would be a fun warm-up to the Holiday season. Getting her excited to go with me was...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
News from the Nest: Toddler attitudes can be roller coaster ride
My daughter is the epitome of a toddler right now. The terrible twos were apparently delayed a year with her. She turned three in August and ever since her attitude has been downhill. She has said I am yucky, hit me and told me to go away. Sounds like a treat, doesn't she? Many times...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am