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City getting behind WELL project, work on Thompson
Human remains found on riverbank in Sioux Falls
Data: June 20, 2019
North Hennepin Community College selects interim president
Heron Lake J-turn demonstration is June 29
The Drill: Leadership is the key for Luverne baseball excellence
Doug Wolter: Spring season started badly, ended beautifully
Girls softball: Summer leagues feature players 8-18
Wild’s Jason Zucker will always call Minnesota home. His late friend Tucker Helstrom made sure of that.
All-Big South baseball: Worthington's Will Brandner selected
Pelican Cove now open at Lake Shetek Lodge
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
The Hut celebrates 50 years of business
Gordon part of trade mission to Colombia, Peru
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Place a Business Announcement
Editorial: Firefighting effort is all about teamwork
Tales from the Chief: A look back at the office
Letter: Pyle mentioned Worthington man in book
Column: It’s definitely a busy summer for District 518
Letter: Let's celebrate older Americans daily
Emily Lodine Overgaard
Linda Lee McCord
Gladys Jeanette Herding
First 'Flower Power' winner of summer named
Disheveled Theologian: Serve as you are called to serve
Area family to lead GIRL POWERment camp
Sacred Heart Catholic Church undergoing extensive restoration project in advance of upcoming centennial
The tick-tock of the clock: Worthington man’s collection soothes the soul
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Ralph and Ardella Schroeder
Virgil and Sylvia Richter
Alphonse and Donna Menke
Data: June 20, 2019
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
January 27, 2019
Happy but harrowing: Cotton Lake parents act fast when their third child is unexpectedly born at home and unresponsive
COTTON LAKE, Minn. -- Ryan Anderson let out a heavy sigh of both overwhelm and relief when asked to recall how his son came into the world a...
January 27, 2019 - 3:43pm
November 10, 2018
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Dear Carol: I have four siblings scattered around the country and one brother has stayed in the same community as our parents. This brother helped...
November 10, 2018 - 6:03am
October 14, 2018
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
The minute I saw the TV, I knew we were in trouble. My mother has upgraded almost every television in her large bed-and-breakfast with modern...
October 14, 2018 - 8:33am
September 22, 2018
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Dear Carol: My mom's lived with me for three years. I'm single and have a demanding job but I've made time for Mom's medical appointments and...
September 22, 2018 - 5:58am
September 10, 2018
Farmer/firefighter's family adjusts to loss
CROOKSTON, Minn.—This is the story of a young man who was "nuts about farming" and later developed a passion for firefighting—and...
September 10, 2018 - 7:54am
September 8, 2018
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
Dear Carol: My mom is currently in a short-term swing-bed facility and will soon be moving to a nursing home. Dad is in assisted living where...
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
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
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Duluth in rearview mirror brings mixed tears
FARGO — Last Sunday, my two daughters and I, fueled on drive-thru coffee, left for Duluth in a two-car caravan. Through my rearview mirror,...
September 1, 2018 - 10:02am
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
Dear Carol: My mom was diagnosed with an early stage of dementia. Unfortunately, she thinks that there's still a strong stigma surrounding dementia...
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 31, 2018
Maybe I'm enough, even if I'm overwhelmed
Lately, I've been feeling overwhelmed. I suppose it makes sense considering I'm growing another human inside me. As I like to tell my husband,...
August 31, 2018 - 7:38am
August 25, 2018
Commentary: Attorney can smooth path for families making legal plans
Dear Carol: My parents are in their 60s and have decided that they need to have their legal paperwork updated. I think that this is smart and...
August 25, 2018 - 6:13am
August 19, 2018
10-year-old baker and fundraiser, Hannah Barberg, has found the right recipe for making a difference
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — "Can I bake something?" has become a sort of catchphrase for Hannah Barberg. The 10-year-old Detroit Lakes girl...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
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
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 22, 2018
Swift: It's a dog's life for Kita, my needy pooch
Dear Friend: Thank you for agreeing to take care of my dog. I knew you were the right person for the job when you told me about the summer you...
July 22, 2018 - 8:50am