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Opening eyes to danger on the road
Willmar hospital and clinic seek affiliation with CentraCare of St. Cloud
Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Murphy: Michael Floyd the fresh face of old news at Vikings camp
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Commentary: The genius of Roger Ailes
Letter: Give families options for early childhood education
Commentary: Federal power spins its ever-growing web
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
May 19, 2017
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Two weeks to go before the high school graduation for my youngest and I keep wondering if he knows some basic life skills. Yes, I am happy for...
May 19, 2017 - 9:52am
May 12, 2017
Are your skinny jeans making you fat?
The more I work with my clients, the more I realize that our homes are metaphors for our inner selves. While my business focus has been on the...
May 12, 2017 - 8:09am
May 5, 2017
When 'good enough' is simply good enough
My mantra of late has been "good enough." I am struggling with facing my empty nest. I wish I would have done so much more with my kids. Did...
May 5, 2017 - 6:39am
May 3, 2017
Spring Home & Garden 2017
Spring Home & Garden 2017 The West Central Tribune's annual Spring Home & Garden section, is now available to view online here. In this...
May 3, 2017 - 11:52am
April 30, 2017
Spotless for spring: 8 areas to deep clean for a sparkling home
FARGO — Now that the snow has melted (again) and spring has begun to show its true colors, many homeowners in the area will begin to get...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 27, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
FARGO — Paper. Paper. Paper. The universal item that most people struggle to organize. There are papers that come home with kids from school....
April 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 21, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: How to plan an organized graduation party
Sadly, this is the last year I am writing about having an organized graduation party. My baby is graduating this spring, and I am unofficially...
April 21, 2017 - 9:06am
April 7, 2017
Why you should think before you buy
Before I make a purchase I always have one thing go through my head: how will I dispose of this when I am done with it? Sure, I make those impulse...
April 7, 2017 - 10:04am
April 2, 2017
From deadpan ancestors to smiling selfies: The right way to decorate your home
Many people have hundreds of pictures cluttering their cellphones. According to the photo website 1000memories, "Every two minutes today, we...
April 2, 2017 - 11:00am
March 31, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Notes from an older and wiser me
FARGO — As I near the 50 year mark in my life, I have learned a few things I wish I could tell my 30-year-old self. Here they are: Create...
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
March 26, 2017
Soothing spaces: How to create a cozier bedroom
FARGO — While it might not be the first place people see, the bedroom is one space homeowners spend a third of their day, which is why...
March 26, 2017 - 10:00am
March 24, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: Gift-giving during a health crisis
I have written about giving gifts that won't clutter and how to give the gifts of experiences instead of objects. But what about gift-giving...
March 24, 2017 - 8:22am
March 16, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: The art of living a cozy life
FARGO — Have you heard the Danish word "hygge"? Up until last week, I had not. But then I mentioned it to a friend and she had heard of...
March 16, 2017 - 8:08pm
March 11, 2017
Clean slate: Emergence of matte finishes dulls stainless steel appliance market
FARGO — For years stainless steel has been the shining star in appliance finishes, but lately, buyers have been looking for something,...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 9, 2017
How to deal with sentimental clutter after a loss
A common question I receive is the problem of dealing with sentimental clutter. Sentimental clutter includes those things you hold onto for no...
March 9, 2017 - 7:45pm