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March 13, 2019
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A “drug free school zone” sign is shown in the Willmar Senior High School parking lot. The Kandiyohi County Drug-Free Communities Coalition is seeking a federal grant to sustain its work and expand its prevention efforts at the local level, including providing alcohol and marijuana education and prevention among the 9-to-20-year-old age group.
Kandiyohi County Drug-Free Coalition seeks $1.5M grant
March 13, 2019 - 6:03am
March 3, 2019
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A teen got vaccinated against his parents' wishes - now, he'll testify before Congress
March 3, 2019 - 12:53pm
Commentary: Tickling can be fun, but some kids hate it. Respect their boundaries.
March 3, 2019 - 9:32am
February 25, 2019
Kayleigh Lentz and her son. After a routine pregnancy, Lentz was told that her baby had a congenital abnormality requiring surgery. "I was scared every day in the hospital that he was going to die," she says. Family photo.
'Every 30 seconds another alarm is going off': Neonatal ICUs can take their toll on parents
February 25, 2019 - 4:07pm
February 11, 2019
The three components of love are lust, attraction and attachment. File photo
The science behind the sweaty palms and racing heart
February 11, 2019 - 9:40pm
January 27, 2019
Ivan Anderson was born Jan. 3. He came into the world quickly and his parents had to act fast to save his life. Submitted photo
Happy but harrowing: Cotton Lake parents act fast when their third child is unexpectedly born at home and unresponsive
January 27, 2019 - 3:43pm
January 10, 2019
Knutson: Fathers expected to play bigger role, causing farm family dilemma
January 10, 2019 - 6:00am
January 3, 2019
Houston Texans safety Tyrann Mathieu wonders why his mother left him with family members when he was a child, but he doesn't know whether he's ready to know the answer.  Photo for The Washington Post by Annie Mulligan.
Houston Texans' Tyrann Mathieu wonders why mother left him as a child, and whether it helped his NFL career
January 3, 2019 - 2:34pm
December 17, 2018
Jenny Schlecht's daughters, Kennedy and Reanna, meet Christmas morning 2017 with varying levels of enthusiasm. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Schlecht: The cows still have to be fed on Christmas
December 17, 2018 - 6:00am
December 3, 2018
Jenny and Brandon Schlecht stand in their feedlot with their daughters Reanna and Kennedy.
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
December 3, 2018 - 7:00am
November 24, 2018
A bathtub below an archway in the master suite bathroom of a multi-million-dollar home in Greenwich, Connecticut, on Aug. 18, 2009.  Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
Is a bathtub a necessity or a luxury? For some, the answer could be changing
November 24, 2018 - 10:10am
November 21, 2018
Traditions: A closer look at the Thanksgiving holiday
November 21, 2018 - 11:46am
November 20, 2018
Sunshine, one of Jenny Schlecht's six barn cats, sits outside on a nice day. At night, Sunshine likes to dart into the garage and hide under vehicles rather than go into his snug house. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
November 20, 2018 - 6:00am
November 19, 2018
This pumpkin-caramel tart has become a new staple on Becky Krystal's Thanksgiving table  Photo by Jennifer Chase for The Washington Post.
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
November 19, 2018 - 10:29am
November 10, 2018
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
November 10, 2018 - 6:03am
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