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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Felon accused of counterfeiting scheme, Hastings police say
Mystic Lake Casino planning Super Bowl acts
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
Susie Island transferred to Grand Portage Band
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
Cross country: LQPV/DB wins in Madison
Girls tennis: Worthington nips Marshall, 4-3
Girls soccer: Offense hard to find in 8-0 WHS loss
College volleyball: Improved Lady Jays are energized
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Marilyn (Rogers) Koch
Ronald W. Ebeling
Jacqueline "Jackie" Barrett
Terrie L. Roede
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
Disheveled Theologian: Updates and encouragement
Column: There is White House shadow across swath of our local region
out and about
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
August 2, 2017
Family favorite: Hearty pasta salad with veggies, jalapeno dressing
This past July, more than 35 members of my dad's side of the family came from all corners of the country to Bethany Beach, Delaware, to celebrate...
August 2, 2017 - 10:37am
August 1, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Despite failings, we made it to 4
My daughter woke up on the morning of her fourth birthday and demanded a bath. I filled the tub. She got in and reclined on the bath pillow,...
August 1, 2017 - 8:34am
July 26, 2017
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
During the summer, we use our grill nearly every night for everything from meat, to vegetables, and even fruit. On weeknights, we're usually...
July 26, 2017 - 11:47am
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
I love wheat beers. I have as long as I can remember. I'm pretty sure my first taste of a deliciously banana, clovey hefeweizen was Franziskaner...
July 26, 2017 - 11:16am
July 25, 2017
Keep constitutional boundaries in mind with civil asset forfeiture
Q: What is civil asset forfeiture? A: Civil asset forfeiture laws empower the government to seize property linked to prohibited behavior and criminal enterprise.
July 25, 2017 - 10:38pm
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Many people do not want to heat up the house cooking on warm summer days. There are some strategies to make cool and quick meals during hot...
July 25, 2017 - 11:44am
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
After a (long, long) 30-month stint in an apartment, we're finally home. More than two years ago, we sold our home without listing it and moved...
July 25, 2017 - 10:33am
July 24, 2017
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Confession: I've watched more than one Hallmark Christmas movie this past week. I never knew they had a Christmas in July movie extravaganza!...
July 24, 2017 - 9:20am
July 23, 2017
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
It was going to be the perfect summertime confection. When I was invited to a summer potluck, I decided to bring something spectacular. After...
July 23, 2017 - 9:32am
July 22, 2017
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Has your mid-summer water bill skyrocketed from keeping flowerbeds and gardens well-moistened? Gardeners easily rationalize the expense. We don't...
July 22, 2017 - 9:34am
July 21, 2017
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
By Jennifer Black, Compassionate Care Hospice Welcome to the seventh in a series of articles that exposes common myths and misconceptions surrounding hospice care. The goal of this series is to set the record straight by addressing these myths with honesty and integrity. Our hope...
July 21, 2017 - 10:51pm
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
The other day I was at my desk at work, talking to my computer screen, but I wasn't just being the "absent-minded professor." I actually had...
July 21, 2017 - 12:25pm
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Taryn Skees is a mom just like me. She's a writer and a speaker who is passionate about the power of kindness. But Taryn's drive to spread the...
July 21, 2017 - 10:24am
July 20, 2017
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
Progressives breathed a sigh of relief recently when Justice Anthony Kennedy decided to remain on the Supreme Court for presumably at least...
July 20, 2017 - 9:21am
July 19, 2017
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
I've written a few times about blind wine tastings and wine tasting protocol. Someone asked me if I drank all my wine that way; see, swirl, smell,...
July 19, 2017 - 11:07am