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Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
'When are we going to bring that baby back to the hospital'?: Essentia Health hosts class for kids preparing to be a big brother or sister
Severe vehicle crash on Highway 34
Behind closed doors: Community works to raise awareness about suicide, mental illness
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
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BASEBALL: Korfe in command in victory over Hornets
Herzog leads Laker girls to victory
Laker golf wraps regular season with home victory
Opportunity knocks for Foster at NCAA West Prelims
Section frontrunners wallop Laker pitching
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Friends & Neighbors
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Tanner J. Bahr
Charles G. Henrikson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
December 8, 2013
Mother, daughter fighting cancer battle together
This is not the mother-daughter bonding experience that Peggy Ullrich and Becky Kaiser would have chosen. But this mother and daughter pair...
December 8, 2013 - 4:00pm
November 30, 2013
Keeping the holidays joyful for families affected by Alzheimers
A time of festivities and celebration, the holidays pose special challenges for people with Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for them. When planning family events, “focus on what is safe, manageable and meaningful to that person,” said Ashley Magner, regional care...
November 30, 2013 - 2:00pm
November 25, 2013
Lavender oil linked to sleep benefits for dementia patients
RED WING, Minn. -- Lavender aromatherapy can help people suffering from dementia sleep easier — that’s according to a new study conducted at an assisted living center in Red Wing. During a week in which residents with memory loss were exposed to lavender essential oil, they...
November 25, 2013 - 9:57am
November 20, 2013
Smokers who quit may cut heart risk faster than had been thought
By Bill Berkrot and Ransdell Pierson DALLAS, (Reuters) - Some cigarette smokers over 65 years old who kick the habit may be able to reduce...
November 20, 2013 - 12:30pm
November 18, 2013
Alexandria nurse shares ‘best practice’ skills in delivering babies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Like many people in the dawn of their retirement, Jeanne Howell of Alexandria still has more to share with the world. She...
November 18, 2013 - 8:41am
November 17, 2013
DL schools embrace gluten-free
Walk into just about any grocery store and the words “gluten free” can be splashed around the isles in food items such as pasta, bread and...
November 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
November 14, 2013
Minnesota Nursing Board seeks more investigative power
ST. PAUL – State regulators may treat nurses too leniently, a key Minnesota senator said Wednesday after a legislative committee meeting looked...
November 14, 2013 - 9:30am
November 13, 2013
How your company is watching your waistline
By Kathleen Kingsbury (Reuters) - Employers tried the carrot, then a small stick. Now they are turning to bigger cudgels. For years they...
November 13, 2013 - 11:00am
November 2, 2013
Therapist helping Parkinson’s patients find their voices
When a person develops Parkinson’s Disease, they may notice the slowing down of their body movement. What they may not see as quickly is the...
November 2, 2013 - 11:00am
October 31, 2013
Elderly exercisers have fewer broken bones after falls
By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older adults who exercise are less likely to fall, but if they do, they're also less likely to get hurt, a new analysis suggests. Researchers found that older adults taking part in fall prevention exercise programs were about...
October 31, 2013 - 4:30pm
October 30, 2013
New immunization requirements for young children start Sept. 1
Changes to immunization requirements for children in Minnesota child care, early childhood programs and schools will better protect children and communities from a number of potentially serious diseases, say state health officials. The new rules adopted by the Minnesota Department...
October 30, 2013 - 4:30pm
Are you an organ donor?
Nearly 63 percent of Minnesotans are registered as organ, eye and tissue donors. That number has increased 13 percent over the last three years. It’s a proud achievement for the Minnesota Department of Safety and its partnerships with three nonprofit organizations: LifeSource,...
October 30, 2013 - 12:30pm
October 27, 2013
Specialist works with families affected by Alzheimer’s
Living or caring for someone with Alzheimer’s can be just as confusing and stressful for the person doing the caring as those suffering from the disease. Why are they so irritable? What do you say if you upset them? What do you say or not say to not upset them in the first place?...
October 27, 2013 - 5:00pm
Surgeon moves back home to DL
Thirty-three years ago, little Andy Johnson was running around the old Rexall Drug Store in downtown Detroit Lakes. “My grandfather, Al,...
October 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2013
Worldwide wildfires increase health risks of bad air
DULUTH -- As huge swathes of Australia’s Outback burn in wildfires spurred by drought, health experts in the U.S. warned Thursday that more heat and more fires means more unhealthy air to breathe. The Natural Resources Defense Council released a list of 31 states — including...
October 24, 2013 - 7:54pm