October 28, 2013 in Uncategorized
Thinking back to her childhood, Kristin Heath remembers trick or treating from door to door every Halloween. That may not be how her two young girls remember the holiday.
âIn a way, trick or treating is a lost art,â said Heath, a Killdeer …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
October 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Fresh out of college, Rebecca Marohn and Jessica Herd moved from their college towns to North Dakota this summer with new jobs at Microsoft in mind and some lingering doubts about living in Fargo. Continue Reading
August 2, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun
Running six miles on a North Dakota highway under a pitch black sky may not seem like an ideal way to spend a summer night.
August 1, 2013 in Uncategorized
HERSHEY, Pa. — For most kids, taking a trip to Hershey, Pa., would be all about visiting Hershey Park or taking a tour of the Hershey chocolate factory.But that is not the case for three area athletes who will be representing the state of Minnesota …continue reading on dglobe.com
July 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic
As South Dakota youth prepare for county and state livestock shows, many 4-H and FFA members also have the opportunity to join in the livestock skill-a-thons hosted during state livestock shows. Continue Reading
July 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) A group of South Dakota teens recently learned what it takes to be a member of the South Dakota Highway Patrol.
June 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS According to the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2013 Kids Count Data Book, North Dakota ranks sixth nationally in overall child well-being, with Minnesota two slots ahead at fourth. Continue Reading
June 3, 2013 in River Falls Journal
The River Falls High School class of 2013 followed tradition and took a spin through town on their last day of school Friday, May 31. Continue Reading
May 23, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
The number of minors locked up in the nation’s correctional facilities is lower now than it has been in 35 years. Since 1975, juvenile incarceration rates have fluctuated, hitting a high in 1995 of 107,637. The total plummeted to 70,792 in 2010. A similar trend was observed in Douglas County with a higher number cited in 1997, 532, than in more recent years. Continue Reading
April 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS On a Spirit Lake reservation torn by factional infighting, the leader of an American Indian advocacy group arrives to find 25 percent of all Dakota Indian children living in foster care with white families. Continue Reading