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Council passes conflict of interest motion
Mayor suggests public WREDC funding in question
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 Alexandria stabbing
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Denver unaffected by early departures unlike rest of NCHC rivals
College volleyball: Ridgewater sweeps Minnesota West
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
September 20, 2017
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Shae Annis received specific instructions from Gus Dreher of everything he wants her to take pictures of while she...
September 20, 2017 - 7:58am
September 19, 2017
Mushrooms add savory taste without the fat
A mushroom is a fungus, but in the nutrition world it is classified as a vegetable. What makes mushrooms so unique is that fungus is a distinct...
September 19, 2017 - 5:54am
September 18, 2017
Return to childhood skateboarding passion helps opioid addict on route to recovery
DULUTH, Minn. — It started with pain pills. "I tried a couple of painkillers, because at that time I thought they were safer because they...
September 18, 2017 - 11:30pm
How reading can make you healthier and happier
My son went back to school a few weeks ago, and his classroom is filled to the brim with books. One of his first tasks was to choose two books...
September 18, 2017 - 9:03am
Breathe easy: 5 tips for managing asthma in school
FARGO — In the first few weeks of school, students will do their best to remember important things — exam dates, homework due dates,...
September 18, 2017 - 8:57am
September 17, 2017
Can't sleep? These sounds will conk you out
According to the National Sleep Foundation as many as 70 million Americans have some kind of sleeping disorder. Whether it's insomnia, sleep...
September 17, 2017 - 11:02am
September 16, 2017
Abused adult children may not be suited for caregiver role
Dear Carol: When I was born my mother was single and hooked on drugs. She kept me with her, but she abused me physically and emotionally. My...
September 16, 2017 - 7:58am
September 12, 2017
After being gored by a buffalo, a Minn. man turns to ballroom dancing in his recovery
Jim Carter and Andrea Kuzel were gliding across the ballroom floor in Duluth's Norway Hall, soft piano music accompanying them. Carter, athletic...
September 12, 2017 - 7:50am
September 11, 2017
Ovarian cancer awareness month: 5 ways to lower your risk
Every 23 minutes, a woman is diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and women have a 1 in 75 chance of developing it in their lifetime. Ovarian cancer...
September 11, 2017 - 11:12am
September 9, 2017
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Maintaining dignity of aging parent takes special patience
Dear Carol: I've decided that my mother must have dementia. Today I discovered that her tax return was rejected because she had marked several...
September 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 7, 2017
Montana wildfires have burned 1 million acres at a cost of $300 million
DICKINSON, N.D. — While Houston and part of Texas is overflowing with water and flooding, hundreds of thousands of acres in western Montana...
September 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
September 4, 2017
Make the world better - wave at passersby
Though I grew up in Fargo, I never spent much time outside of the city. Most of our relatives lived in Minnesota, and not far off the major thoroughfares....
September 4, 2017 - 11:15am
September 2, 2017
Minding our Elders: Retirement communities contracts may require expert to understand
Dear Carol: My husband and I are trying to help my brother select a retirement community that would also offer assisted living for his future...
September 2, 2017 - 8:49am
Mentally ill lack treatment options in rural Minnesota
Editor's note: This is one of several stories about what is called a rural Minnesota health care crisis. A mentally ill person should not be...
September 2, 2017 - 6:41am
August 31, 2017
Minnesota's obesity rate rises, remains better than neighboring states
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's obesity rate among adults crept upwards in 2016, but remains below that of its neighbors, according to a national...
August 31, 2017 - 2:48pm