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Boy Scouts of America Files for Bankruptcy Due to Sex-Abuse Lawsuits

The BSA said it is encouraging all victims to come forward to file a claim.

Barraged by hundreds of sex-abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the hallowed, 110-year-old organization to carry on. The Chapter 11 filing in federal bankruptcy court in Wilmington, Delaware, sets in motion what could be one of the biggest, most complex…

LIVE: Scout Me In: Cub Scouts Looking For New Members

Cub Scout Sign-Up Meetings Around The Region Next Week

  Does your kid want to be a Cub Scout? You can help them get started on earning those merit badges next week. The Northern Lights Council for the Boy Scouts of America is hosting a bunch of sign-up meeting around the region. That includes one in Fargo Monday evening, October 21st. District Director Megan Wiesneski says the Scouts helps…

LIVE: Boy Scouts of America Becoming More Inclusive

Girls And Kindergartners Welcomed To Scouts For The First Time

  Kevin Mehrer, District Director for the Northern Light Council of the Boy Scouts of America joins Adam to talk about some big changes in local scouting. Starting this fall, girls will be able to join Boy Scouts for the first time. Elementary school-aged girls will form their own dens, but meet with male Cub Scouts twice a month. Older…