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Ohio firefighter: 'One dog is more important than a million' African Americans
New climate calculations could buy the Earth some time - if they're right
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
Upper Minnesota counties making progress, but rural needs remain
Keep wireless in mix to serve rural areas
Local Roundup: Cardinals tennis team rolls by Marshall in straight sets
Schultz Column: Prep football by the numbers
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
In loss for Netflix, 'Star Wars' and Marvel films will move to Disney's new streaming service
What's coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime in September 2017
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
LOST ITALIAN: Say goodbye to summer with two favorite flavors: grilled steaks and fresh tomatoes
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Sylvia M. Gunderson
Gerald "Jerry" Asche
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
September 17, 2017
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
DULUTH, Minn. — Jerry Kern used to hunt deer at a camp north of Island Lake. But after what happened on this date 40 years ago, Kern no...
September 17, 2017 - 7:09am
September 13, 2017
Hippos, birdies, T. rexes, pigs: How Sandra Boynton built an empire and won your child's heart
Sandra Boynton lives on a farm in rural Connecticut. She works out of a converted barn, surrounded by pigs in overalls, frogs wearing cowboy...
September 13, 2017 - 7:07pm
September 11, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Go ahead, treat each other like 2-year-olds
FARGO — I forget where I had to go. I forget why I had to be there so early. As a full-time freelancer, part-time employee, former stay-at-home...
September 11, 2017 - 1:20pm
September 5, 2017
When can a child be left home alone? It depends.
Your kids are growing up so fast. They are getting smarter and more responsible, and they want more independence. It might be time to let them...
September 5, 2017 - 4:36pm
Parenting pro tips from a sort-of expert
They say it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert at something. My daughter just turned 4, which means I've been a parent for more than 35,000...
September 5, 2017 - 9:43am
August 28, 2017
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: The family who schools together stays together
FARGO — We've started a new way of life this year in many aspects, and school is no exception. Surprising even myself, we've taken the...
August 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: A 3-week check on our daycare adjustment
You want a deliberate, suitably slow lesson in patience? Take my two-year-old for a walk. Please. I was under the false impression that after...
August 8, 2017 - 8:40am
August 1, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Despite failings, we made it to 4
My daughter woke up on the morning of her fourth birthday and demanded a bath. I filled the tub. She got in and reclined on the bath pillow,...
August 1, 2017 - 8:34am
July 26, 2017
NYPD officer was killed in 2014. His wife just gave birth to their daughter.
Many people saw Pei Xia Chen for the first time at one of her most difficult moments. In December 2014, her husband, New York City police officer...
July 26, 2017 - 12:13pm
July 25, 2017
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
After a (long, long) 30-month stint in an apartment, we're finally home. More than two years ago, we sold our home without listing it and moved...
July 25, 2017 - 10:33am
July 24, 2017
Willmar business marks triple milestone in services for elderly
WILLMAR—It was hard for Roland and Shirley Bosch to leave the farm near Atwater that had been their home for decades. But with a move...
July 24, 2017 - 7:55am
July 18, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: A moment of Zen amid our Summer of Yeehaw
Right around the beginning of the summer our 2-year-old, Anton, began delighting us with a new phrase. While riding his trike or swinging in...
July 18, 2017 - 9:14am
July 11, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: A 1970s summer is within reach
This is my first summer at home full time with my school-aged children, and so far, I'm loving it more than I even imagined. True, we've tackled...
July 11, 2017 - 9:14am
July 8, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Pain medication for older patients must be carefully chosen and closely monitored
Dear Carol: My dad has Alzheimer's. Recently, he had a bad fall and needed to be hospitalized. Dad was given Dilaudid for pain, but the drug...
July 8, 2017 - 8:13am
July 4, 2017
Life as a parent: Wonderful, terrible and just downright conflicted
If I had to sum up in one word what it feels like to be a parent — the day-to-day reality of parenthood — I'd say conflicted. You...
July 4, 2017 - 7:07am