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Public given opportunity to pray, have sorrow wiped away at ceremony honoring LaFontaine-Greywind
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota, and he's not happy about state of affairs
Licensing delays leave hundreds of Stillwater-area students without buses
Firing of central Minn. police officer for DWI upheld by arbitrator
NOAA says warmer start to winter, but La Nina could bring cold, snow later
Thursday prep roundup: Pipestone Area sweeps Worthington
With its quirks and acoustics, Williams Arena could give Lynx advantage in WNBA finals
Girls tennis: Pipestone Area tops Trojans, 6-1
Boys soccer: Diaz goal energizes Trojans in 5-2 win
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
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
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
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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August 9, 2017
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
You've heard about the carbon footprint, but what about the carbon paw-print? According to a new study, U.S. cats' and dogs' eating patterns...
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
July 17, 2017
20 dogs quarantined after canine influenza confirmed at central Minn. shelter
WILLMAR, Minn. — Dogs at a central Minnesota animal shelter are under quarantine and dog adoptions have been suspended after an outbreak of...
July 17, 2017 - 3:32pm
July 12, 2017
Glyndon couple turns loss of beloved pet into 'Dachshing' business
GLYNDON, Minn. — "He can get a little sassy. He thinks he's a big dog sometimes," says Val Anderson as she snuggles with Ash, her Jack...
July 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 2, 2017
Swift: It's a hard walk life for this dog owner
One of the more bizarre phenomena of dog ownership is when dogs start to look like their owners. Of course that stocky, brown-eyed man with the...
July 2, 2017 - 7:41am
June 27, 2017
Minnesota fat: State tops list among highest percentage of overweight cats, dogs, report says
It might seem logical that the states with the highest prevalence of overweight people would have the highest percentages of hefty pets. Surely...
June 27, 2017 - 1:51pm
June 16, 2017
Meet a really, really fat cat
Meet Symba, a really really - really - fat cat. Weighing in at 35 pounds, this feline is at the Humane Rescue Alliance in D.C. and is need...
June 16, 2017 - 10:33am
June 14, 2017
Pit bull owners face charges after 3 dogs attack, kill woman's miniature Sheltie
CLOQUET, Minn. — Charges have been filed against the owners of three dogs that allegedly escaped a kennel and killed another dog that...
June 14, 2017 - 4:08pm
June 2, 2017
This vet wants to put your dog's health record online. And get paid millions for it.
I was reading the Forbes list of the wealthiest, self-made women in the United States recently. One of them is Judy Faulkner, founder of a privately...
June 2, 2017 - 2:34pm
May 22, 2017
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
BRAINERD, Minn.—Criminal charges have been filed against a 61-year-old Crosby woman who is accused of mistreating 30 cats found on her...
May 22, 2017 - 5:33pm
May 6, 2017
Pinke Post: Loss of dog leads to lessons in community
After being missing for six weeks, our dog Mauer came home — but not in the manner we had hoped. While we have closure on Mauer's whereabouts,...
May 6, 2017 - 8:23am
March 28, 2017
'Dr. Doolittle' helps amputated animals walk again
From a miniature pony to goats, dogs and other animals, Derrick Campana fashions prosthetics that use non-invasive techniques that can help them...
March 28, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 21, 2017
Labrador retriever still top dog in U.S.
NEW YORK - The friendly, and often clumsy, Labrador retriever has retained its long held title as the most popular dog breed in the United States,...
March 21, 2017 - 2:23pm
March 14, 2017
DR. FOX: Mental health and disturbances in animals
Dear Dr. Fox: I have an odd question for you. As I was talking to my housemate, we got into the subject of schizophrenia and dementia. I wondered...
March 14, 2017 - 2:15pm
One city, in a first for Minnesota, votes to ban dog and cat sales at pet stores
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Roseville became the first city in the state Monday, March 13, to ban the commercial sale of dogs and cats at pet stores....
March 14, 2017 - 8:54am
March 8, 2017
Dr. Fox: USDA removes animal welfare reports from website
Dear Readers: On Feb. 3, The New York Times reported, the "Agriculture Department has removed animal welfare inspection reports, enforcement...
March 8, 2017 - 11:40am