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Parents should give kids chance to work out disagreements

July 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO, N.D. — When Rhonda Torreson buys her twins LEGOs, she finds herself comparing the number of pieces per set to help keep things even.

But, inevitably, quarrels over the colorful little blocks arise.

Recently, the lone “bendy piece” …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Parents should give kids chance to work out disagreements

July 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO, N.D. — When Rhonda Torreson buys her twins LEGOs, she finds herself comparing the number of pieces per set to help keep things even.

But, inevitably, quarrels over the colorful little blocks arise.

Recently, the lone “bendy piece” …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems.

Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Outdoor movie night at BAC canceled

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor Family Movie Night at the Biesiot Activities Center, scheduled for today, has been canceled because of equipment problems.

Ben Shroyer, events and conference coordinator for the BAC, said the showing of “Free Birds” will be rescheduled…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

WOSTER: Woster siblings wouldn’t be complete without Jeanne

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

For as long as I’ve been alive — 70 full years and then some — I’ve had a big sister named Jeanne.

Yes, I know. That’s how it works. If your sister is older than you are and still living, she was around when you were born and she’s s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

‘It was a God thing’

June 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

DUNDEE — The first thing Sheila Bos remembers after being thrown from their vehicle is opening her eyes and screaming for her husband, Dave. 

The second thing she remembers is a man kneeling beside her and holding her hand. That man was the…continue reading on dglobe.com

Six SD couples challenge gay marriage ban

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Carson Walker and Kevin Burbach

SIOUX FALLS (AP)€” – Six couples filed a federal lawsuit Thursday seeking to block South Dakota’s gay marriage ban, leaving North Dakota as the only state in the country with an unchallenged law prohibiting s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

WOSTER: Thoughts on the merits of being a dancer

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

If I had it all to do over again, I think I’d try to learn how to dance at powwows and feel comfortable doing it.

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CDC: More Dakota women waiting to have first baby

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

More Dakota women are waiting to have their first baby, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming had rises of 40 to 60 percent in first birth rates among women ages 40 to 44…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Judge orders transcript in Native American children lawsuit

May 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A federal judge in South Dakota has circumvented other judges’ reluctance to order transcripts of hearings involving Native American children by instructing the court reporters who recorded the hearings to produce the transcripts….continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com