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Hip-hop group Atmosphere returns to Fargo
Jeff Dunham coming back to Fargo in January
No 'fat old lady': FM Opera looks back on its first 50 years
Local dancing duo to perform at prestigious tap festival
'Just a wonderful trip': Beloved ND nature photographer Pat Gerlach dies
Willmar's trishaw fleet part of a rural Minnesota first
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ND counties eligible for extreme drought funding assistance
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
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Three Rivers Garden Club to meet Thursday
Woman who received 'dream home' during cancer treatment dies
Tasting the world: Lutheran Social Services to host culinary experience in Fargo
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry are expecting, says Kensington Palace
Away from Home: Machu Picchu, Peru
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August 7, 2018
Heitkamp meets with 'grandfamilies' to discuss foster parenting, opioid crisis
FARGO — As the opioid crisis continues to ravage communities, grandparents across the country are caring for grandchildren because parents...
August 7, 2018 - 6:03pm
June 26, 2018
Commentary: It's not just the border crisis: Our culture truly does not prioritize families
I had just sat down to write an essay about how our culture doesn't value the parent-child bond when the door bell rang. It was the grandmother...
June 26, 2018 - 10:33am
June 7, 2018
Girl, 6, died by hanging in foster care. Minnesota county settles with family for $1.5 million.
In the months leading up to her death, 6-year-old Kendrea Johnson frequently talked about wanting to harm herself. She told her foster mother...
June 7, 2018 - 7:36am
May 3, 2018
Minnesota leaders ready to negotiate taxes
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state leaders are preparing to negotiate one of the most complex tax law rewrites in decades. With the Senate passing,...
May 3, 2018 - 5:38pm
April 29, 2018
Questions remain after death of Bismarck child: School denies bullying allegations
BISMARCK—Nearly a month after Cherish "Chance" Houle's death, there are still more questions than answers about why he took his life. Chance...
April 29, 2018 - 7:57am
April 23, 2018
Fostering hope and healing: Local couple shares journey to becoming a forever family
Editor's note: In this story, the names of the family members have been changed and their last name omitted to protect their identity due to...
April 23, 2018 - 7:54am
March 18, 2018
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
SOLWAY, Minn.—Eleven years ago, Kent and Shantel Dudley adopted a child no one else would. Five-year old Travis had severe neurological...
March 18, 2018 - 8:18am
November 22, 2017
Kisses from Zippy: A dog's love changes boy's life
MERRIFIELD, Minn. — Seven-year-old Joshua Pence doesn't speak much, but the look of contentment on his face when snuggling with Zippy the...
November 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
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
October 4, 2017
'One big family': 88-year-old foster mom has taken in over 300 kids
FARGO — Marian Kadrie is a tiny lady with a heart as big as her home. After more than three decades of taking in foster children, the 88-year-old...
October 4, 2017 - 6:05am
September 13, 2017
Fargo woman who's fostered over 300 kids receives Angel in Adoption award
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Wednesday, Sept. 13, that Marian Kadrie of Fargo will receive the Angel in Adoption award...
September 13, 2017 - 8:20pm
May 19, 2017
Need for foster parents is great in Minn.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Each year since 1988, the month of May has drawn attention to the nation's foster care programs — from the people...
May 19, 2017 - 4:31pm
May 13, 2017
Temporarily Mom and Dad: Foster care fills the gap
FARGO — In anticipation of Mother's Day brunches and Father's Day cards, other instances of "parenthood" are easily overlooked. Children...
May 13, 2017 - 11:00am
April 24, 2017
NDSU sorority goes cheesy to raise money for foster kids
FARGO—Local college students are raising $10,000 to help children in foster care in the cheesiest way possible. North Dakota State University...
April 24, 2017 - 5:35pm
October 2, 2016
Approaches to childhood trauma improved, but many youth still need help
FARGO — Fed up with a life of homelessness and alcoholic parents, Brandi Azure sought refuge in the foster care system as a 14 year old....
October 2, 2016 - 3:39pm