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It’s a bittersweet Father’s Day for 2 Fargo women who lost dads to pancreatic cancer

June 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Last summer, Angela Boser’s son Daniel was born shortly after her father’s funeral. “It was bittersweet because I know my dad really wanted to meet the baby,” the Fargo woman says. Continue Reading

Fathers far from home: Dads work in ND to stay connected while providing for families back home

June 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON – Jonathan Heaton’s four kids are old enough to understand that Dad has to be in North Dakota to pay the bills. Once when the truck driver was home, his kids brought him their piggy banks to try to get him to stay in Utah. Continue Reading

WOSTER: Dad’s impact never fades

June 15, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Death, half-century can’t dim memories of father’s strength.

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Father knows best – readers share advice from dad

June 13, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Father knows best.
At least on many topics that stuck with children over the years.
In honor of Father’s Day this Sunday, the Echo Press asked readers to celebrate the occasion by completing the sentence, “The best piece of advice my dad ever gave me was” Continue Reading

Here’s a chance to brag up your dad

June 9, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Now it’s dad’s turn to get some credit. For a Mother’s Day story, the Echo Press asked readers to share lessons they learned from mom. We’re doing the same thing for Father’s Day, which is June 16. Continue Reading

Father’s Day: Get Dad what he really wants

June 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Tacky ties, barbeque sets and beer might come to mind when you think of Father’s Day, but that doesn’t mean you should buy any of those items. Continue Reading

What’s the best advice you got from your dad? Let newspaper know

June 8, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Now it’s dad’s turn to get some credit. For a Mother’s Day story, the Echo Press asked readers to share lessons they learned from mom. We’re doing the same thing for Father’s Day, which is June 16. Continue Reading

Two sons, two fathers and a friendship that spans decades

June 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Los Angelinos Tom Brousseau, a singer and songwriter, and Tom Christensen, an actor, grew up together in two tight-knit families in Grand Forks. Their dads, Dr. James Brousseau and Doug Christensen, have been friends for decades and their mothers are close friends as well. The families reunited this year in time for Father’s Day thanks to John C. Reilly’s music tour. Continue Reading

WOSTER: Cancer took Dad quickly

June 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

It’s been 44 years since my dad passed, back in the heat of an August evening at the hospital in Chamberlain. Cancer took the big, strong farmer faster than his wife and five children could understand. Continue Reading

NOEM: Celebrating fathers

June 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

To folks in South Dakota, family remains one of the most important things. I’m blessed to live within 10 miles of most of my family members, and knowing that family is close by is an amazing feeling. Continue Reading