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'We need to stay ahead': Duluth police recruits will test ‘customer service’ training
Former New York Mills teacher acquitted of charge alleging sexual contact with student
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
Three arrested following shooting in Fergus Falls
Hibbing native Perunovich leads UMD in scoring from defenseman position
Princeton gets payback, earns series split with Bemidji
Wild have had Blues rematch 'circled on the calendar'
Vikings' Zimmer says blocked kicks weren't Forbath's fault
Wild rally, beat Avalanche in shootout
Letter: Specific details lacking on tax reform plan
Column: Forty-percent ag bond credit starts in 2018
Column: There’s plenty to celebrate on Thanksgiving
Column: Hospice care includes many non-cancer diagnoses
Letter: Let’s be honest about MinnesotaCare expansion costs
Jerome (Jerry) Nikle
Mildred R. Robinson
James "Jim" W. Kinsman
Douglas Dale Kleve
'Tis the season for wine bargains
Solts get new fence thanks to help from neighbors, friends
Talking turkey: St. Mary’s youths offer cooking tips
The great canned pumpkin hunt: Fans won't let Festal go
My honest list of thanks
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Winter 98th birthday
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October 10, 2017
After Vegas, our children deserve answers
I always look forward to writing these columns. They've been free license for me to praise my son, revel in the everyday joys of parenting or...
October 10, 2017 - 10:14am
October 5, 2017
How to make your basil lovefest last all year
One of the best pieces of advice I heard about gardening is to grow what you like. Simple enough. But I didn't always do that. I would grow...
October 5, 2017 - 10:34am
October 4, 2017
Why it's OK to like cheap wines
Just kidding of course, I'm really a middle class wine drinker — somewhere above the $15 price point, and around or below the $30 bottle....
October 4, 2017 - 11:51am
Make your own English Muffin Toasting Bread at home
All last winter I kept hearing about this amazing English Muffin Toasting Bread my parents were making while wintering in sunny Florida. Unable...
October 4, 2017 - 10:04am
October 2, 2017
How light and dark night skies affect your health
I hope you had time for a summer road trip with wide open spaces, vast starry skies and new experiences. And as you headed toward home late at...
October 2, 2017 - 9:28am
September 29, 2017
Column: Bully prevention at Prairie Elementary
By Laurie Knudson and Maggie Gerdes, District 518 WORTHINGTON — October is National Anti-Bullying Awareness month. At Prairie Elementary, we have several exciting plans in place to promote bully prevention and awareness throughout this month and throughout the school year. ...
September 29, 2017 - 10:29pm
September 27, 2017
Roasted vegetable medley packed with flavor and nutrition
A few summers ago, instead of planting our own garden, we joined a local Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) and began receiving weekly boxes...
September 27, 2017 - 10:47am
September 26, 2017
Column: Stopping seniors fraud
After Peggy Hiestand-Harri’s mom retired, she planned to spend her time like a lot of Minnesotans do — with her kids and grandkids. And also like a lot of Minnesotans in their golden years, she got by on a fixed income.
September 26, 2017 - 10:40pm
September 24, 2017
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
September 24, 2017 - 4:53pm
September 23, 2017
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Brace yourself — we're about to debunk one of life's most revered proverbs. It's long been said that money can't buy happiness. That's...
September 23, 2017 - 10:38am
September 22, 2017
Column: District’s 518 VIBE remains positive
By Barry Fischer, District 518
September 22, 2017 - 10:41pm
Column: Tackling workplace shortage on multiple fronts
By Doug Loon, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
September 22, 2017 - 10:30pm
September 21, 2017
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
As fall hits, millions of Americans immerse themselves in all things pumpkin spice. Pumpkin spice mania began in 2003, when Starbucks introduced...
September 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
September 20, 2017
In a pickle over a side dish?
"Please enjoy these fresh pickles. Your food will be out shortly," the server said as she placed a plate of cucumber slices in front of us. They...
September 20, 2017 - 1:18pm
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Students enrolled in my PLSC 307 class about wine must be 21 to enroll, and taking it will not make them 'wine snobs'. They will, instead, have...
September 20, 2017 - 11:17am