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Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
December 17, 2012
Task force releases 'Roadmap to a Healthier Minnesota'
The Minnesota Health Reform Task Force voted last week to endorse the Roadmap to a Healthier Minnesota, including its recommendations for how to increase access to high quality care at lower cost.
December 17, 2012 - 3:09pm
Prescription drugs: 'The new killer for young and middle-aged people'
For the first time in history, more people died last year from prescription drug overdose than from accidental overdose of illegal drugs, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC reports that overdose deaths have "skyrocketed" in the past decade,...
December 17, 2012 - 2:29pm
Opiate prescriptions skyrocket in Minnesota
For the past 20 years, 39-year-old Esko native Clay Pirkola has had a drug problem. For the past 10 years, those drugs have been prescription...
December 17, 2012 - 8:40am
December 12, 2012
A Healthy Body Weight Reduces Cancer Risk
Everyone should know that obesity is both a national and global problem. Two-thirds of Americans are overweight and one-third is obese. A body...
December 12, 2012 - 9:03am
December 11, 2012
Bemidji business owner remembered
BEMIDJI - Emi Totzauer stayed strong until the very end. Despite being told earlier this year that her colon cancer was terminal, Totzauer was...
December 11, 2012 - 8:37am
December 7, 2012
Signs point to bad flu season
It's not too late to get the flu vaccine, and it looks like an increasingly good idea -- because it appears we are heading for a rough influenza...
December 7, 2012 - 3:57pm
Surgery leads to dire trouble for DL woman
At first, Shanna Bowman was the poster child for successful gastric bypass surgery. She had lost the weight and kept it off -- all was fine....
December 7, 2012 - 3:56pm
December 5, 2012
DL woman hit hard by leukemia
When a mother raises her three daughters to each believe she is their best friend, most would agree, she's certainly done something right. Such...
December 5, 2012 - 11:51am
Ask-a-Trooper: Is driving with high blood sugar a ticketable offense?
Question: Is there a certain safe level for blood sugar for a person that has diabetes? I know a high blood sugar level affects being able to drive safely. Is there a certain level where a ticket will be written if known by the State Patrol? Answer: First of all, I will mention...
December 5, 2012 - 10:43am
November 30, 2012
Working towards new dialysis unit
People needing kidney dialysis on the White Earth Reservation will soon have help in their own backyard. A new dialysis unit is set to be built as part of an addition planned for the health building just outside of the town of White Earth. Health experts on the reservation say...
November 30, 2012 - 2:52pm
November 27, 2012
Elder abuse: An 'extensive and hidden' problem
An elderly woman allowed her adult-age grandchild, who was struggling financially, to move in rent-free.
November 27, 2012 - 8:52am
November 20, 2012
Season's eatings: Holidays extra stressful for people with eating disorders
The holidays can be stressful for everyone, but for individuals with eating disorders, added stress, anxiety and worry come along with the turkey and stuffing or the cocoa and candy canes. "It really takes away from what makes the holidays great - spending time with people you love,...
November 20, 2012 - 8:34am
November 16, 2012
City earns fluoride award
The City of Detroit Lakes is helping keep teeth healthier. The Minnesota Department of Health Oral Health Program and Drinking Water Protection Section has awarded the city the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention 2011 Water Fluoridation Quality Award. "We had very good,...
November 16, 2012 - 2:02pm
13th case of fungal infection identified
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has identified a 13th patient with an infection following treatment with contaminated injectable steroids from the New England Compounding Center (NECC) of Massachusetts. The patient is a female in her 20s and not currently hospitalized....
November 16, 2012 - 1:49pm
November 15, 2012
New campaign aims to snuff out youth smoking
If you think smoking is on the way out for today's youth, you're blowing smoke. They're still lighting up and paying the price, financially...
November 15, 2012 - 9:13am