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Data: Nov. 16, 2018
Emmer to lead U.S.House GOP campaign committee
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Bemidji Beavers, No. 2 Huskies square off in St. Cloud
Wild’s Matt Hendricks watches another contemporary call it quits
If active, Vikings’ new back Ameer Abdullah will return kickoffs against Bears
Khalil Mack has brought ‘swagger’ to already good Chicago Bears defense
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
trū Shrimp board approves plans in Luverne
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Support Minnesota's Give to the Max Day
Letter: Crailsheim exchange student readies for move to new host family
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Veterans Day changes today
Denis M. Schneider
Donald W. Schmuck
Roger A. Hesebeck
Vina "Alice" McHugh
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Disheveled Theologian: Life after death
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Lawrence and Sara Mae Klingenberg
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Don't miss your chance to bid on the 2018 NIE Silent Auction!
October 26, 2018
Store clerk steps into woman's pain to show kindness
There are things in life that are too heavy for words. We don’t know what to say, so we say nothing at all. I know I’ve been guilty of turning...
October 26, 2018 - 8:06am
October 20, 2018
For giveaway: wedding gown, never worn -- and it's free for the right bride-to-be
There is a wedding dress out there that's just missing its bride. Could it be you or someone you know? I got this letter from Gail Richardson,...
October 20, 2018 - 7:25am
October 12, 2018
Follow your heart in tricky situations
People often ask me about maintaining their safety while pursuing a brave and kind life. How do we know if we're supposed to give a homeless...
October 12, 2018 - 8:05am
September 21, 2018
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Are you on the treadmill? Do you wake up each day knowing there are more things to be done than could actually be accomplished? Does it feel...
September 21, 2018 - 8:06am
September 14, 2018
Kindness lives on for years
Have you ever had kindness show up just when you needed it? If your answer if yes, when you've finished your morning coffee, please send me your...
September 14, 2018 - 7:12am
September 7, 2018
Unicorn stickers, kindness bring back good memories
FARGO — Can you remember what you got for your seventh birthday? How about your eighth? Ninth? Maybe there's one special present that stands...
September 7, 2018 - 10:46am
August 31, 2018
Commentary: Parade made the day of 90-year-old veteran
FARGO — Did you have a good summer? People ask each other that question all the time, but this time, I hope you'll take a moment to think...
August 31, 2018 - 11:46am
August 24, 2018
Commentary: Life is made in the margins
FARGO — Life is often made in the margins. Those are the little segments of time on our calendars we don't have planned. They are the 15...
August 24, 2018 - 8:38am
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
FARGO — There is something to be said about being in the right place at the right time. It feels fortuitous, almost like someone is watching...
August 17, 2018 - 9:25am
August 10, 2018
Commentary: Shared talents increase everyone's joy
FARGO — I went to a conference earlier this month that was basically a two-day party for people who love kindness. Every night, a few folks...
August 10, 2018 - 8:48am
August 3, 2018
Kindness proves the theory of relativity
If it had rained one hot July day in 2011, I would not be writing this column. If I had felt too tired by my depression to take my kids to the...
August 3, 2018 - 6:45am
July 27, 2018
Retrain your brain to say 'yes' to kindness
I think 2 might be my favorite age. Not for my own kids, but for other people's kids. When my children were 2, I was caught up in diapers and...
July 27, 2018 - 7:38am
July 19, 2018
Kindness can save lives
My brother saved a little boy's life once. The boy was swimming and got out too deep. No one saw him go under except my brother. It happened...
July 19, 2018 - 3:19pm
July 6, 2018
Sharing stories of kindness reminds us of good in the world
You know what's super fun? Putting a post on social media asking people to share their favorite kindness stories. Try it sometime. It's an immediate...
July 6, 2018 - 8:26am
May 18, 2018
Commentary: Kindness comforts while dog finds his way home
My dog is lying upside down right now on an oversized chair in my home office. It's ridiculous to look over and see this 70-pound goldendoodle...
May 18, 2018 - 6:41am