Jan 10, 2014 at 1:14 pm
it was another record year for live births at altru hospital in grand forks. a total of one-thousand-661 babies were born at the birthing center in 2013. that breaks the previous record of one-thousand-655 in 2012. the tally at altru included 19 sets of twins.
the number of births has been trending up across north dakota. a total of ten-thousand-72 babies were born in the state in 2012. that was the highest birth rate since 1989.
knox / doug barrett
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