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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
N.D. official: Feds ask Blue Cross Blue Shield not to release exchange numbers
Kyle Potter | Forum News Service The Obama administration asked North Dakota’s largest health insurer not to publicize how many people have signed up for health insurance through a new online exchange, a company official says. During a forum Monday in Fargo for people interested...
October 23, 2013 - 12:30pm
October 22, 2013
Dyslexia: With positive attitude, early intervention, children can overcome learning disabilities
Pamela Knudson | Forum News Service Dyslexia, a language-based learning disability, can hinder reading, writing, spelling and sometimes even...
October 22, 2013 - 8:34am
October 19, 2013
Minnesotans complain about Humana Medicare Advantage insurance
ST. PAUL – Elderly Minnesotans across the state say Humana Insurance Co. is delaying payments and just not paying their claims. “I did not think I should have to fight Humana for coverage each time I received my medical supplies,” 74-year-old Allen Ulrich, of Fairfax, said...
October 19, 2013 - 6:00pm
October 18, 2013
Diet, Exercise Key For Improving Heart Health
By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The American Heart Association wants to improve the heart health of all Americans by 20 percent by 2020. To meet that goal, treating unhealthy habits will be just as important as treating high blood pressure and cholesterol, it said. Those...
October 18, 2013 - 12:30pm
October 16, 2013
Diabetes prevention class added
Essentia Health St. Mary’s will be offering another I Can Prevent Diabetes class for the public, arming citizens with information to help lower their rick of diabetes. One class was held beginning in September, but due to the overwhelming response, St. Mary’s and the University...
October 16, 2013 - 10:30am
October 12, 2013
New study shows work environment can affect your creativity, healthy choices
A glance around your desk or office space might say more about you than your tolerance for clutter or propensity for filing. A recent University...
October 12, 2013 - 10:00am
October 10, 2013
St. Mary’s to host health fair
For those who took part in the Rotary Blood Screening about a month ago, now is the time to learn what all those results mean and what to do about them. And for those of you who didn’t go through the blood screening, it doesn’t matter. The Essentia Health sponsored Health Fair...
October 10, 2013 - 4:00pm
October 9, 2013
Multi-sensory room at DAC
When you first enter it, a multi-sensory room looks kind of boring — it’s all done in white at the Developmental Achievement Center in Detroit...
October 9, 2013 - 1:00pm
Consumer warning for Junction Pizza
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is alerting consumers with soy allergies to avoid eating The Junction Pizza brand frozen thick crust cheese pizza after the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service discovered the products contained undeclared soy...
October 9, 2013 - 9:30am
October 8, 2013
Teen dating abuse a growing concern
FARGO – Young love can hurt, in more than just unrequited crushes and broken hearts. Teen dating abuse is a problem of growing concern. New research on the topic showing more than a third of teens say they’ve been physically, emotionally or sexually abused was recently presented...
October 8, 2013 - 8:38am
Minnesota woman grows pink pumpkins to help in the fight against breast cancer
FERTILE, Minn. – Despite being an avid gardener, Amanda Syverson had never grown a pumpkin until she heard about pink pumpkins. Her mom,...
October 8, 2013 - 8:36am
Hitterdal 1-year-old leaves intensive care unit
FARGO – A 1-year-old Hitterdal, Minn., boy who ate a laundry detergent pod left the pediatric intensive care unit at Sanford Hospital here on Monday. According to Alex Rohde’s Caring Bridge website, the boy was doing “much better” on Monday. “He is currently being...
October 8, 2013 - 8:32am
October 6, 2013
Essentia Health hosts flu shot blitz in Frazee
Essentia Health is offering a series of flu shot blitzes across the region. At Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Frazee Clinic, flu shots will be available without an appointment on Friday, Oct. 18, from 1-4 p.m. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a flu...
October 6, 2013 - 11:00am
October 3, 2013
MNsure officials say second day online went smoothly
ST. PAUL - MNsure officials say their second day online went very smoothly. By 2 p.m. Wednesday, nearly a day after the online health purchasing Web site went live, Minnesotans had created more than 2,500 accounts. How-ever, MNsure officials could not say how many policies were...
October 3, 2013 - 9:01am
October 2, 2013
Hitterdal child falls ill after chewing on single-load detergent packet
Updated 10-02-2013 (11:36 am) FARGO – A 1-year-old Hitterdal, Minn., boy is being treated at Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo after...
October 2, 2013 - 10:36am