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Data: May 23, 2019
MnDOT to install safety measures at stop lights
W-WG’s robotics team battles for second-place finish at state competition
County awards bid for government center landscaping fixes
WPU reports energy savings, plans software updates
Section 3AA golf: Three Trojan girls advance
Section 3A golf: Hamman, Pierson, many others advance to next week's final round
Section 2AAA baseball: Trojans seeded sixth, open against Mankato West
The Drill: Hard-working, humble Hamman leads on the links for MCC
Section boys tennis: Luverne upsets Worthington for 10th straight state berth
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
ECHO recognized for 25 years of membership
Crossroads Care Center getting new focus
Van Waus is Sanford Worthington’s Employee of the Year
Farmers under pressure
Place a Business Announcement
Time for Moore: Picture this -- graduation
Column: Combating senior fraud
Column: Interest continues to build in Teacher Pathway program
Column: Medicare for All becomes Medicare for None
Tales from the Chief: Taking the wheel on 'Freedom to Drive'
Loie R. Grandprey
Mayor honors efforts in nursing homes
Disheveled Theologian: The cone of shame
Kennecke speaks on opioid abuse at 'Living Your Best Life
Disheveled Theologian: That moment when ...
WHS Prom 2019
out and about
Vern & Marilyn
Steve and Diane
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
May 7, 2019
Column: Providing hope for Minnesotans with mental health issues
WASHINGTON — I’ve learned the lessons of depression the hard way. It's something I experienced first in my late teens, and then again in...
May 7, 2019 - 10:45pm
March 2, 2019
Seminar addresses stress management in farming communities
PIPESTONE — The University of Minnesota Extension Office hosted the “Farming in Tough Times” seminar Thursday to discuss the growing need of farmers and farming families to have mental health resources available and present ways to address that need.
March 2, 2019 - 8:52am
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