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Hermantown woman charged with murder after OD
Historic grain elevator burns in Superior, Wis.
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2 dead after horse-drawn buggy struck from behind
Wild defenseman Suter: ‘I’m starting to feel more comfortable out there’
Monday sports roundup: Hannah Nerem grabs school-record 18 rebounds
Swimming: Stingrays trim times at Winona
College wrestling: Braydon Johnson third at Triton Invitational
Prep hockey roundup: Worthington girls outscore Minnesota River
Fareway makes donation of 66 bikes
Christmas on the Ranch: With a Purpose
Gordon elected VP of American Soybean Association
Worthington Chamber considering office relocation
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
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Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
Letter: Community deserves big thanks for shoebox project
Column: February bond referendum nears for District 518
Column: Expanding the discussion of consent and sexual violence
Margaret A. Emery
Robert Walter Powers
Carol Ann Van Dam
Berniece A. Boell
Easing holiday stress for pets
Minnesota native Karin Niemi, mother-in-law of Patrick Swayze, dies
Disheveled Theologian: The Wordless Book colors of Christmas -- white
Look up: Geminid meteor shower on display Dec. 13
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
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Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
December 3, 2018
Mental health data ‘horrifying’: Minnesota employers’ group seeks to improve statistics for the sake of their workers and their bottom line
DULUTH — Deb Krause has two words for the results of mental health care in Minnesota: “They’re horrible.” Krause is vice president of...
December 3, 2018 - 2:57pm
November 5, 2018
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Kathy Evavold has heard the rumors and they make her angry and hurt. Kathy, 59, is the widow of Leland “Lee” Evavold,...
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
October 27, 2018
Sands records podcasts: National Disability Employment Awareness Month marked in Octob
WORTHINGTON — News of a calorically rich, ghoulishly green sandwich that’s proven to cause nightmares could send some people running in...
October 27, 2018 - 10:45am
September 1, 2018
'This can never happen again': 1998 slayings of six children in St. Paul by their mother led to changes in mental health assistance
ST. PAUL — Both police officers who responded to a St. Paul apartment 20 years ago shared the same thought — that when they found...
September 1, 2018 - 10:00pm
August 19, 2018
Mental health comes to the fair: Carlton County official’s brainchild gets its own day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together
CLOQUET, Minn. — It would be difficult to overstate Dave Lee's enthusiasm for the Minnesota State Fair. "As long as I can remember, we've gone to the fair probably multiple times a year," said the director of Carlton County Public Health and Human Services. In his work, he's...
August 19, 2018 - 6:38pm
July 29, 2018
With sharp rises in suicide rates, statistics are ‘alarming’ to experts
GRAND FORKS—The suicide rate in North Dakota between 1999 and 2016 is the highest in the country, according to a recent report by the Centers...
July 29, 2018 - 6:00am
June 15, 2018
Letter: There's hope for people with mental health conditions
By Mark Jacobson, Peer Support Specialist, Winona If you have a mental health condition, you’re not alone. One in five American adults experiences some form of mental illness in any given year. Across the population, one in every 25 adults is living with a serious mental health...
June 15, 2018 - 10:58pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor and legislative leaders began negotiating finances and policy just over 24 hours before their constitutional...
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
ST. PAUL—Ideas never really die at the Minnesota Legislature. There's almost always a glimmer of hope that a proposal will make it through, until the House and Senate are forced by state law to adjourn on "the first Monday after the third Saturday in May." This year, that's...
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
April 14, 2018
Proposed bill would provide $80 million in state grants to build six mental health crisis centers in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—If you are a Minnesotan experiencing a mental health crisis, there's a strong chance that the police officers or paramedics who...
April 14, 2018 - 9:56am
April 12, 2018
Dayton seeks funds to keep suicide hotline going
ST. PAUL—Appropatiing nearly $1 million is a life and death matter, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says. The governor on Thursday, April 12,...
April 12, 2018 - 7:12pm
April 11, 2018
Minnesota GOP senators propose mental health initiatives
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate Republicans said Wednesday they will advance a package of mental health initiatives that would boost funding for...
April 11, 2018 - 5:54pm
April 9, 2018
Farm stress contributing to farmer suicides, expert says
Concern about farmer suicide is growing, and agriculturalists and people living in rural communities have a vital role in addressing the problem,...
April 9, 2018 - 11:56am
April 3, 2018
'We didn't see this coming': Central Minnesota father didn't show signs of suicidal thoughts
"You girls deserve better," "I am sorry to do this to you," "I love you." These final handwritten words—by a father, a husband—are...
April 3, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 2, 2018
Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
BRAINERD, Minn.—It could be said no one wants to live more than a victim of suicide. Paradoxical? Maybe. But, subtle distinction as it...
April 2, 2018 - 10:22pm