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Crow Wing County receives well sealing grant
Pequot Lakes: Akerson returns to council. Council studies road improvement plan
Calling Navy boat a 'murder boat' put DFL official in hot water
'He's a hero': Family remembers father who drowned trying to save son in Detroit Lakes
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Trump's $16 billion farm bailout criticized at the WTO
A teenager didn't come home. An iPhone app led her mother to a ravine
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She plants and he builds: Couple starts plantscaping company
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She plants and he builds: Couple starts plantscaping company
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Heiress, jeans queen, Gloria Vanderbilt dies
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December 17, 2018
Schlecht: The cows still have to be fed on Christmas
I took a photo last Christmas that I love, one that will be used to tease my younger daughter for years on end. While Reanna, then 5, sits cross-legged...
December 17, 2018 - 6:00am
December 7, 2018
Column: Parents should encourage girls to get angry and show it. Here's how.
As parents, we often seek to mollify, quell - even extinguish - our children's anger. Life is busy, we're moving fast. Anger slows us down. It...
December 7, 2018 - 11:55am
Column: Most Americans still think spanking is fine. It's not.
Growing up in the early '80s, I was spanked by my parents now and again. I've never considered this to be that much of a big deal - every kid...
December 7, 2018 - 11:36am
December 3, 2018
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
When my husband, Brandon, was little, his parents recall, he had a couple favorite indoor games. He’d shoot baskets on a miniature hoop, from...
December 3, 2018 - 7:00am
November 24, 2018
Is a bathtub a necessity or a luxury? For some, the answer could be changing
When I was growing up, it seemed as if every television commercial break featured at least one advertisement that showed people (read: women)...
November 24, 2018 - 10:10am
November 21, 2018
Traditions: A closer look at the Thanksgiving holiday
When it comes to Thanksgiving, Americans have a lot of traditions and favorites. Here's an interactive look at the holiday -- from most popular...
November 21, 2018 - 11:46am
November 20, 2018
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
I have a new workout routine. I’ll be completely honest — I haven’t exercised as regularly as I should for, oh, a decade. Or more. Who’s...
November 20, 2018 - 6:00am
November 19, 2018
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
It all started with a pie crust. After years of shuttling back and forth to my parents' house for Thanksgiving through college and my first job,...
November 19, 2018 - 10:29am
November 11, 2018
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
FARGO — The holidays are a time of joy and laughter, sparkle and glitter, giving thanks, sharing and gift-giving. However, for people who are...
November 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 10, 2018
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Dear Carol: I have four siblings scattered around the country and one brother has stayed in the same community as our parents. This brother helped...
November 10, 2018 - 6:03am
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
MANVEL, N.D. — Hunting trips for Chris and Susan Felege are a bit more complicated than they used to be, and the two wouldn’t have it any...
November 10, 2018 - 6:00am
October 31, 2018
Weather drawing - Oct. 31
Happy Halloween Weather drawing by Levi Wolff from Mrs. Hummel's fourth-grade class at St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School.
October 31, 2018 - 10:30am
October 26, 2018
A marriage of opposites
My husband, Jason, and I are almost exact opposites. Starting with our 14-year age gap, our differences unfurl from there. He’s Buddhist;...
October 26, 2018 - 8:00am
October 17, 2018
Almost half of US births happen outside marriage, signaling cultural shift
An increasing number of births happen outside of marriage, signaling cultural and economic shifts that are here to stay, according to a new report...
October 17, 2018 - 11:37am
October 14, 2018
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
The minute I saw the TV, I knew we were in trouble. My mother has upgraded almost every television in her large bed-and-breakfast with modern...
October 14, 2018 - 8:33am