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Suspect in downtown Fargo shooting arrested in southeast Minnesota
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Two Minnesota Secretary of State candidates: Two different priorities
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Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
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Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
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Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
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Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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September 22, 2018
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Dear Carol: My mom's lived with me for three years. I'm single and have a demanding job but I've made time for Mom's medical appointments and...
September 22, 2018 - 5:58am
September 10, 2018
Farmer/firefighter's family adjusts to loss
CROOKSTON, Minn.—This is the story of a young man who was "nuts about farming" and later developed a passion for firefighting—and...
September 10, 2018 - 7:54am
A 113-year-old teaches how to change your circumstances
Last week, I had the opportunity to report about Iris Westman celebrating her 113th birthday and her deep connections in agriculture as well...
September 10, 2018 - 6:17am
September 8, 2018
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
Dear Carol: My mom is currently in a short-term swing-bed facility and will soon be moving to a nursing home. Dad is in assisted living where...
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
September 7, 2018
Unicorn stickers, kindness bring back good memories
FARGO — Can you remember what you got for your seventh birthday? How about your eighth? Ninth? Maybe there's one special present that stands...
September 7, 2018 - 10:46am
September 4, 2018
80 years at Upper Cullen
NISSWA—"Eighty years is a long time." For 85-year-old Willard Lehman, it's basically a lifetime. And it's the number or years he has been...
September 4, 2018 - 9:00am
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Duluth in rearview mirror brings mixed tears
FARGO — Last Sunday, my two daughters and I, fueled on drive-thru coffee, left for Duluth in a two-car caravan. Through my rearview mirror,...
September 1, 2018 - 10:02am
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
Dear Carol: My mom was diagnosed with an early stage of dementia. Unfortunately, she thinks that there's still a strong stigma surrounding dementia...
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 31, 2018
Maybe I'm enough, even if I'm overwhelmed
Lately, I've been feeling overwhelmed. I suppose it makes sense considering I'm growing another human inside me. As I like to tell my husband,...
August 31, 2018 - 7:38am
August 27, 2018
How to send your child to school with a tasty lunch without turning your routine upside down
Do you hear that? It is the sound of parents everywhere collectively exhaling as kids return to school. My days working from home have become...
August 27, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 25, 2018
Commentary: Attorney can smooth path for families making legal plans
Dear Carol: My parents are in their 60s and have decided that they need to have their legal paperwork updated. I think that this is smart and...
August 25, 2018 - 6:13am
August 19, 2018
10-year-old baker and fundraiser, Hannah Barberg, has found the right recipe for making a difference
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — "Can I bake something?" has become a sort of catchphrase for Hannah Barberg. The 10-year-old Detroit Lakes girl...
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 17, 2018
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
FARGO — There is something to be said about being in the right place at the right time. It feels fortuitous, almost like someone is watching...
August 17, 2018 - 9:25am
August 11, 2018
Mother's cancer journey brings sweet Hope
FARGO — Like many parents, Merideth Sorenson and her husband, Troy, began thinking of names for their youngest child well before the due...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
August 6, 2018
Back to school: What's new for lunchboxes? Pixels and sequins and bright colors.
Lunchboxes take a lot of punishment. They get smashed into backpacks. Their zippers get yanked. Their insides are leaked on and speckled with...
August 6, 2018 - 1:02pm