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South Washington County School officials plan for budget

February 14, 2013 in South Washington County Bulletin

Schools begin to look at service levels Continue Reading

LETTER: Limiting parents’ visitation robs families

February 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Keeping one parent limited to only seeing their children every other weekend takes away time we can never get back.
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SD Senate defeats shared parenting

February 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE Senators voted 21-13 Thursday against proposed changes to South Dakota’s child custody laws, which would have put parents on equal footing at the start of a custody proceeding.
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Supplementing Christmas dinners

December 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dorcas Society member Pat Biel, left, assisted by Mike Koppinger and Evan Koppinger, sort the wrapped food items at Trinity High School on Friday afternoon. Continue Reading

Giving back to bring Christmas to Dickinson area children

December 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Two Dickinson companies partnered together in donating a trailer filled with toys for area children this Christmas. Continue Reading

Federal grant helps children in domestic violence

December 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A big new grant means a lot more help for children and youth in homes where domestic violence happens, said Laura Frisch, director of victim services at the Community Violence Intervention Center in Grand Forks. Continue Reading

Childhood Obesity: A family affair

December 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO When a child has a weight problem, it can be a sensitive subject for medical professionals to broach with his or her parents. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: GF’s healthy Choice

November 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Judging by the center’s success, it’s already making Grand Forks not only a better but also a healthier place. Continue Reading

Families key but docs have role

September 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON Families may have to watch for dings in the car and plead with an older driver to give up the keys but there’s new evidence that doctors could have more of an influence on one of the most wrenching decisions facing a rapidly aging population. Continue Reading

Veterans, military families form anti-amendment group

September 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL A group of military veterans and family members plans to fight a proposal to define marriage in the Minnesota Constitution that effectively bans gay marriages. Continue Reading