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As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Minn. man accused of assaulting woman, endangering child in tense domestic dispute
Live music, movies coming to outdoors in Milan
After losing access to legal pot, these college students started getting better grades
50 years of corn-filled fun in Olivia
Twins blow 5-run lead as Dodgers complete sweep
Midwest Cup: Herron to play in Midwest Cup 'Am-Am'
Five Stingers named to Showcase rosters
NWL Baseball: Express sweeps Stingers
Ila Borders returns to Duluth, 20 years after she opened pro baseball's door to women
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
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Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
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Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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...
21 hours 6 min ago
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
June 27, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
OK, so we have enough chicken nuggets for Callie for a while. Did I check the ketchup? We have ketchup. When is that person's birthday? What...
June 27, 2017 - 9:52am
June 20, 2017
Our daughter's letter from the FBI: When a child really loses a tooth
Little Miss is at the age where missing teeth are a regular occurrence around our home. Her fourth tooth in nine months came out the other...
June 20, 2017 - 11:02am
June 18, 2017
'Today is today and I love you': From Madagascar to Duluth, couple’s love endures for seven decades
Arndt Braaten was never one to make impulsive decisions. When he was confirmed into the Lutheran church, for example, the 13-year-old saw it...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00am
June 16, 2017
Running to remember: Friends, family enter Grandma’s in tribute to Morgan Long
DULUTH — Morgan Long loved the color purple, butterflies and Converse tennis shoes. "Fifteen at least," said her friend Anissa Jones about...
June 16, 2017 - 6:00am
June 6, 2017
How do you keep a family together after a divorce?
For years, I was under the impression that my husband and I had cultivated the near-perfect marriage, the two of us like His and Her Majesty,...
June 6, 2017 - 2:03pm
June 4, 2017
Kathleen Parker: Family politics can be challenging
June 4, 2017 - 11:22pm
Minnow matriarch: For 36 years, Sue Chalstrom always kept her fishing customers happy
DULUTH, Minn. — Those early days owning a bait shop were touch-and-go for Sue Chalstrom. She and her husband, John, had just bought their...
June 4, 2017 - 3:15pm
May 30, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Alone in the woods, Dad finds new appreciation of home
I wasn't more than 10 minutes into my first solo canoe trip to the Boundary Waters when an old, familiar emotion took hold. I hadn't felt it...
May 30, 2017 - 11:23am