Skip to main content
Kentucky lawmaker who was accused of molesting a teenage girl likely killed himself, coroner says
McCain, battling brain cancer, admitted to hospital due to effects of treatment
'I would have won Alabama': Trump spreads blame for Moore's loss
Smith praised by Minnesota delegation members
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
Target to buy Shipt for $550 million in bet on same-day delivery
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
Wealth Column: How to minimize financial stress during the holidays
Nystrom & Associates, Ltd. of Baxter Now Offers Outpatient Adolescent Chemical Dependency
place a business brief
Women's College Basketball: Gophers improve to 10-2 overall
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
Rudolph sidelined with ankle injury; Vikings hurting for tight ends
Wentz gives thumbs up after undergoing successful surgery on injured knee
Molitor acknowledges Twins' 'tremendous interest' in Yu Darvish
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: A good idea
Wine options for your holiday meal
Reader Opinion: Progressive gall
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Opinion: Why we must raise defense spending
Send Your Opinion
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
For the Grandkids
Want to wish a 108-year-old a happy birthday? Here's your chance.
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
CLC campaigns for theater improvements
Magician to perform at Pequot Lakes Dec. 16
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 7
Special Events - Dec. 7-13
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
Norbert J. Schefers
Anthony Paul Bjerkness
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
December 12, 2017
A gift guide for beer lovers
DULUTH, Minn. — It's the most wonderful time of the year. I am a huge fan of this season, and as I was asked to provide some gift ideas...
December 12, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 8, 2017
Kindness is found in giving to others
FARGO — My friend, Tania, has been going through a whirlwind year of transition. One year ago, she sold her dream house, the one she had...
December 8, 2017 - 7:00am
December 6, 2017
Greek wines bring history to the dinner table
FARGO — Consider adding Greek wines to your testing/taste palate. You may or may not like them, but at least give them a chance to win...
December 6, 2017 - 7:05am
December 5, 2017
Commentary: A man's handy guide to avoid sex harassment
Some men claim to be nervous because of all the male entertainment and media titans who've been fired in recent weeks over sexual harassment...
December 5, 2017 - 11:45pm
December 2, 2017
Is dementia diagnosis necessary for someone very old?
Dear Carol: Is a dementia diagnosis always needed? I can understand younger people needing to know what kind of dementia is present, but my dad,...
December 2, 2017 - 7:58am
December 1, 2017
Stop wondering - your kindness does matter
Does what I do matter? Have you ever thought that to yourself? Perhaps you've been in the checkout lane when the cashier asks if you'd like to...
December 1, 2017 - 10:27am
Awake with appreciation: Life's 'close calls' open our eyes
Broken friendships. Shattered love stories. Unexpected heart attacks. Fatal car accidents. Mass shootings. Just a few of life's tragedies that...
December 1, 2017 - 9:01am
November 29, 2017
When my girlfriend was groped right in front of me, I didn't believe her
I met Annie at the NAACP in Albany, New York, where we both volunteered. We're from different backgrounds. I'm Jewish; she's Nigerian, Jamaican...
November 29, 2017 - 11:07am
Pinot noir worthy of your holiday meals
Pinot noir never received as much exposure to the general public than it did in the movie "Sideways." There, the pseudo wine expert Miles, played...
November 29, 2017 - 7:55am
November 25, 2017
Mismanaged prescription drugs may create dementia-like symptoms
Dear Carol: My mom was drugged into dementia. She started out having a thyroid problem, but she kept developing more illnesses and receiving...
November 25, 2017 - 9:48am
November 24, 2017
McFeely: It's time to resign, Sen. Franken
Leave it up to Democrats to spend their time hand-wringing while Republicans punch them in the face. It's one of the reasons Republicans control...
November 24, 2017 - 8:00am
Let's turn Black Friday into RAK Friday
FARGO — In my family, instead of Thanksgiving turkey, we pull out of the all-holiday ham. We will continue pulling it out for leftovers...
November 24, 2017 - 6:00am
'Tis the season for wine bargains
In an earlier column, I listed some inexpensive wines that are available on the market and enjoyable to drink. Because the response to the article...
November 24, 2017 - 5:33am
November 17, 2017
Tooting your own horn could help others
I have written more than 300 stories for this column, but I'd have many more to share if it weren't for one tiny phrase that keeps repeating...
November 17, 2017 - 8:06am
November 15, 2017
Why you can stop worrying about food and wine pairings
FARGO — Good food and good wine go together like love and marriage. Like marriage and love, if the two don't complement each other in some...
November 15, 2017 - 7:15am