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Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
Arkansas plans to execute 2 inmates Monday, would be first state in 17 years to do so
Lions to offer free vision screening for children
Minnesota husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart
CNN anchor alleges Fox News ex-CEO Roger Ailes also harassed her
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
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
February 26, 2017
Remodel or move? How to make a decision about your home
When individuals, couples and families finally outgrow their homes, they put the "for sale" sign in the yard and start their search for the next...
February 26, 2017 - 11:27am
February 17, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Life lessons from a veteran mom to the newbies
FARGO — I have become that woman. You know, the one who comes up to you at the store when you are pushing a grocery cart full of screaming...
February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm
February 10, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: How to organize after the death of a parent
Last week I had two conversations with people who were wondering where I come up with my topics each week. And I can honestly say it is through...
February 10, 2017 - 11:10am
February 3, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: 10 things to get rid of right now
Sometime we just need a win towards our organizing resolutions. I am here to help you get a few things out of your home and just simply feel...
February 3, 2017 - 11:12am
January 29, 2017
How to make a fresh herb garden on your fridge
Herbs have been used for medicinal purposes since ancient times, but they also play an important part in culinary dishes. Herbs not only add...
January 29, 2017 - 11:26am
January 27, 2017
Bullet fired through window of Willmar home
WILLMAR – Police are investigating after a bullet traveled through the upstairs window of a Willmar home early Thursday morning. No one was...
January 27, 2017 - 4:43pm