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At Minnesota lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
Dangerous invader: Weed known as Palmer amaranth reaches Upper Midwest
ND Beef Commission puts up $590,000 for beef research
Dylan group infuses art, music into Hibbing
Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
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
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
May 28, 2017
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
They're prominent on Pinterest, the star of HGTV and the epitome of Joanna Gaines' style. Pergolas dominate the outdoor landscaping scene, adding...
22 hours 20 min ago
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
As winter gear moves into storage, it's a perfect time to evaluate other household items and "weed out what we don't use," said Kim Schlichting,...
22 hours 32 min ago
May 26, 2017
How 'The Cat in the Hat' almost ruined my life
Did you ever read a children's book and have it still impact you as an adult? For me, that dang Dr. Seuss book "The Cat in the Hat" seriously...
May 26, 2017 - 7:42am
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