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Cancer survivor kicks off inaugural PR-B Relay for Life - Event raises more than $4,000
White Christmas in Brainerd area? Not likely: Mississippi River ice jam continues
House 'complete loss' after fire in Backus
House is ‘complete loss’ after fire in Backus
Curiosity paves path for Hunts' legacy of innovation and giving. Brainerd Lakes Chamber celebrates CRMC and Jack Pine Brewery
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
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Junior Hockey: Granite City holds off North Stars 4-2
Area Gymnastics: Bulldogs defeat Little Falls
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
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Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
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Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Skiing With Dad
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Clergy View: Don't fret over halos
Church News - Dec. 7
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
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Visual Arts - Dec. 13
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
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December 11, 2018
Opinion: Will anybody care when you die?
Will people remember you after you die? Will anybody even care? How will you be remembered?
December 11, 2018 - 8:30am
December 9, 2018
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
It’s no secret there are things in this life that are ruined by adulthood.
December 9, 2018 - 9:01am
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
Well, at least I got to save Christmas. Let me explain. Many years ago, one of the assorted sons-in-law in our family nobly carried a bowl of...
December 9, 2018 - 7:10am
December 8, 2018
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Dear Carol: My sister is the primary caregiver for our dad, who is in a nursing home because of Alzheimer’s disease. She lives in his community...
December 8, 2018 - 8:00am
December 7, 2018
Faith Conversations: Catholic dioceses gather to enliven leaders, discuss challenges
FARGO — Challenge and hope commingled at a recent gathering of about 750 Catholic leaders and parishioners from the Fargo and Crookston, Minn.,...
December 7, 2018 - 10:20am
Commentary: Hallmark - Holiday cheer made simple
There's no shortage of bad news in today's world. That's not a secret, even during the Christmas season. Tragic news, stressful jobs, family...
December 7, 2018 - 9:00am
December 6, 2018
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
For the record, you should never do anything in front of children that you might find embarrassing when talked about in front of adults. When...
December 6, 2018 - 9:40am
December 5, 2018
Opinion: Bush decency and America's Christmas list
Christmas is coming and wish lists vary. Here are ideas from which most can benefit.
December 5, 2018 - 7:30am
December 4, 2018
Lost Italian: DIY and impress with Aunt Margie's Murderously Good Hot Fudge Sauce
FARGO -- If you’re still in need of some last-minute holiday gift ideas, especially for host or hostess and teacher gifts, then this week’s...
December 4, 2018 - 12:23pm
December 3, 2018
Opinion: Enjoy Christmas before it's over
Christmas is coming fast but try to slow down. Before you know it Christmas will be over. Most of us live our lives in a hurry. We hurry to finish school, hurry through meals, hurry through the work week and hurry into retirement. In a twinkle of an eye we have hurried through our...
December 3, 2018 - 2:30pm
Commentary: Trump deserves some credit for a truce with China
Just because the U.S. and China have agreed to call a truce in their trade war doesn't mean that it's over: This was a classic exercise in can-kicking....
December 3, 2018 - 9:28am
December 2, 2018
Swift: Nostalgia blooms when only godchild says 'I do'
FARGO -- By the time you read this, my godchild will be married. My beloved Kari — the little girl I nicknamed “Flower” because of her...
December 2, 2018 - 9:00am
December 1, 2018
Wealth Column: Retiring in 2019? here's what you need to know
The year is coming to an end and a new year means new opportunities and new goals for 2019. For some of you, one of your goals might be entering retirement. It's an exciting transition, but one that requires careful planning to ensure you're prepared and will have a successful retirement....
December 1, 2018 - 7:30am
Bursack: Sibling caregiver criticism ramps up over holiday visits
Dear Carol: My 93-year-old mother lives in a nursing home and I visit her several times during the work week, more over the weekends. She seems...
December 1, 2018 - 5:00am
November 25, 2018
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Virtual reality comes to Brainerd Public Schools
Brainerd Public Schools students have been traveling the world this school year learning about places, cultures, history, science, and more through...
November 25, 2018 - 7:30am