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Minnesota state House incumbents do well in primaries
Radinovich wins DFL primary for 8th Congressional District in one nation's hottest House races
Update: Benson voters approve $26 million school bond
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
Huskies' bats bite Stingers
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
Latest Live it! Magazine available online
Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
Latest Live it! Magazine available online
April/May issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
February/March issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
December/January issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Martha Louise Hartnett
Ann M. Shaffer
Melvin G. Bakker
Commentary: Important advice from one of my heros
Commentary: I do not respect forcing your personal food choices on others or trying to change a person's environmental impact
Planning to save a seat for a friend in a crowded bar? Don't.
Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
Vote Hultgren for Balance
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Gary and Judy Swenson
Howard & Jewel Werner
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
July 23, 2018
West Fargo middle school teacher charged with sex crimes involving teen boys
WEST FARGO – A former middle school teacher is facing three felony charges after allegedly sharing hundreds of sexually explicit Snapchat videos...
July 23, 2018 - 5:08pm
June 20, 2018
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
This month the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the results of its 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance study, a biennial survey that seeks to quantify the scope and magnitude of teen misbehavior.
June 20, 2018 - 2:17pm
June 15, 2018
Former Minn. teacher sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with student
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. -- A former Burnsville High School music teacher who admitted to having sex with a teenage student was sentenced Thursday,...
June 15, 2018 - 1:45pm
May 3, 2018
Loophole allowing Minn. cops to legally have sex with those in custody could change
ST. PAUL—Right now, it's not illegal in Minnesota for police officers to have sex with people in their custody. That might be about to...
May 3, 2018 - 4:44pm
April 11, 2018
Men As Peacemakers’ hallmark campaign builds to next step
Inside the Men As Peacemakers headquarters in downtown Duluth, Sarah Curtiss offered an Ojibwe greeting. "Boozhoo," she said. It made for a warm...
April 11, 2018 - 8:04pm
January 29, 2018
Minnesota State's colleges and universities consider 'yes means yes' sex policy
ST. PAUL — Student leaders for Minnesota's largest higher-education system want to replace "No means no" with "Yes means yes" when it comes to obtaining consent for sex. Minnesota State's Board of Trustees is expected to vote in March on a change to its sexual misconduct policy,...
January 29, 2018 - 5:29pm
December 21, 2017
Breckenridge man sentenced to nearly six years for sex with girl
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A 30-year-old Breckenridge, Minn., man was sentenced in Clay County District Court on Thursday, Dec. 21, to five years...
December 21, 2017 - 6:59pm
November 10, 2017
Ohio substitute teacher admits to having sex with students, sending nude pics on Snapchat, police say
A substitute teacher in Ohio told detectives she performed oral sex with one student and had intercourse with another, police say. She also confessed...
November 10, 2017 - 7:44pm
November 1, 2017
Strangers caught in a sex act on Delta flight could face felony charges, authorities say
Two strangers were caught engaged in a sexual act on a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles to Detroit Sunday night, airline officials said....
November 1, 2017 - 9:38am
August 30, 2017
An age-old quandary: How to talk about sex with your kids
"I do know how babies are made," my then-8-year-old son recently told his 13-year-old sister. She ignored him. "Mom, he really doesn't," she said. "You better tell him before he goes to camp and hears it from older kids." She was right. I had talked to him about love for years, but...
August 30, 2017 - 4:14pm
August 2, 2017
New report surveys sex-buying habits in Minnesota. Level of demand shocks law enforcement.
MINNEAPOLIS — Researchers have completed a unique study of sex trafficking in Minnesota that could set the stage to develop the country’s...
August 2, 2017 - 11:14am
August 3, 2016
Former teacher charged with having sex with students in Minnesota, North Dakota
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A former Grand Forks teacher charged with having sexual relationships with a student in North Dakota faces similar charges...
August 3, 2016 - 7:31pm
November 19, 2015
Videos show Minnesota officer having sex in city office, another entering admin's locked office
November 19, 2015 - 1:09pm
Ex-Subway pitchman Jared Fogle sentenced to 15-1/2 years on child sex charges
INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Former Subway sandwich chain pitchman Jared Fogle on Thursday was sentenced to 15-1/2 years in federal prison after...
November 19, 2015 - 1:05pm
October 22, 2015
Former Willmar teacher pleads guilty to third-degree sexual conduct
WILLMAR — A former Willmar Senior High School teacher pleaded guilty Thursday to having a sexual relationship with a female student from 2010...
October 22, 2015 - 11:19pm