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Block Party highlights Willmar Fests activities
Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
Wolves Jimmy a trade
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
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
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Bradley Gordon Westby
Lois Joan Aalderks
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
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
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June 22, 2017
The Health 202: What's in the Senate health-care bill
WASHINGTON - Senate GOP leaders are poised to release an Obamacare overhaul that clearly tries to woo the moderate members of their party while...
June 22, 2017 - 9:37am
A Fargo couple got married at the hospital so the bride's terminally ill father could be there
FARGO—Sometimes the simplest weddings are the most meaningful. Just ask a newly married Fargo couple. Kimberly Williams and Christopher Estrella...
June 22, 2017 - 7:46am
June 21, 2017
Uncertainty abounds about next year's individual health insurance market
ST. PAUL — At this time last year, Minnesota's individual health insurance market was in a state of collapse. This year's state? Uncertainty. The individual health insurance market covers an estimated 170,000 Minnesotans who don't get insurance through an employer or a government...
June 21, 2017 - 10:32pm
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
The lead guitarist of U2, the popular rock band playing in the Washington area this week, has more on his mind than music. In 2006, The Edge's...
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
June 20, 2017
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Most of us suffer from an occasional headache. There's the sinus headache, the weather headache, the TMJ headache, the stress headache, the...
June 20, 2017 - 9:03am
June 17, 2017
Minding our Elders: Cruel remarks follow plan to move husband into a nursing home
Dear Carol: My dad had a massive stroke five years ago when he was 78, and Mom, who's the same age, is caring for him at home. Mom's finally...
June 17, 2017 - 7:23am
June 15, 2017
In the hunt for new antibiotics, scientists hit pay dirt
Scientists have discovered a new kind of antibiotic - buried in the dirt. Tests in animals show that it is effective against drug-resistant...
June 15, 2017 - 1:30pm
June 14, 2017
Minnesota teen pregnancy rate drops
DULUTH — Teenage pregnancy and birth rates are continuing to tumble in Minnesota, according to a report released on Wednesday by University of Minnesota researchers. But they tend to be higher in rural counties than elsewhere — including in Lake County, with a rate of...
June 14, 2017 - 6:03pm
Science may be able to provide sunless tans by changing skin's pigmentation
BOSTON-- Sun worshippers might someday be able to get a tan without exposing their skin to the harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation that's responsible...
June 14, 2017 - 5:02pm
June 12, 2017
Massage therapy lauded for infants, especially those born prematurely
DULUTH, Minn. -- It was expected that Allie Heidemann would be born on the Fourth of July, but Charlie and Billie Heidemann's second child had...
June 12, 2017 - 10:17pm
Finding health advice on the internet? Listen, but be skeptical.
Five years ago, against practically anyone’s better judgment, I knowingly abandoned any semblance of medical evidence to follow the bizarre-sounding...
June 12, 2017 - 9:53am
Feeling overwhelmed by social media? 5 ways to take back your power
A few nights ago, after a bedtime story and tucking my son into bed, I picked up my laptop and settled onto the couch. I'd been planning to answer...
June 12, 2017 - 7:57am
June 11, 2017
Swimmer's itch hits Minnesota's lake country early
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Unfortunately, the term "swimmer's itch" does not refer to that nagging desire you get to jump in the lake after a...
June 11, 2017 - 8:30am
June 10, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Often surgery seems the only choice, yet results can devastate
Dear Carol: My world changed in an instant when, at age 45, my mom developed a brain aneurysm. Because of that, she had to undergo brain surgery,...
June 10, 2017 - 9:43am
June 9, 2017
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - When the oncologist entered the room on October 7, 2015, she posed one question to Seth Lardy. "She goes, 'How are you still...
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm