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Girl Scout sells enough cookies to earn an American Girl doll; gives it to her best friend

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Kennedy Kouba, 7, and her best friend, Maeva Kuehl play together and are classmates at Lincoln Elementary School. They have many interests in common, but while Kennedy owned an American Girl doll, Maeva did not Continue Reading

Cub Scouts race away with big wins

March 12, 2013 in The Osakis Review

Dozens of Scouts entered their handmade car in the contest, hosted at Pollard Community Center in Osakis. Continue Reading

Dickinson Troop 32 listed in Scout scandal

October 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Two instances in the 1990s involving Dickinson Boy Scout Troop 32 that showed up in recently released confidential files raise questions of whether a cover-up of child sexual abuse took place here more than a decade ago. Continue Reading

Boy Scouts to report pedophiles in their records to authorities

October 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America plan to begin doing what critics argue they should have done decades ago – bring suspected abusers named in the organization’s so-called perversion files to the attention of police departments and sheriff’s offices across the country. Continue Reading

Honoring Eagle Scout recipients

September 29, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Two Dickinson Boy Scouts will receive Eagle Scout awards during a Court of Honor today. The ceremony is 2 p.m. at the Dickinson Elks Club. The public is invited. Continue Reading

Fixing up Fairview

August 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Boy Scouts of America reaffirm ban on gays

July 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK (AP) — After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding gays, ruling out any changes despite relentless protest campaigns by some critics. Continue Reading

Boy Scouts of America reaffirm ban on gays

July 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK (AP) — After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding gays, ruling out any changes despite relentless protest campaigns by some critics. Continue Reading

Scouts Canada: Police not always told about sex abuse allegations

February 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The head of Scouts Canada says his organization has learned about cases that weren’t brought to authorities in previous decades – a year after posting a YouTube video in which he said Scouts Canada always took allegations to police.
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Scouts to receive Eagle awards

October 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Three Scouts from Troop 26 will receive the Eagle Scout award during a Court of Honor at 2:30 p.m. today in the Dickinson Elks Lodge.
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