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DULUTH -- Lake Superior declined by less than it usually does in November, and Lakes Huron and Michigan actually rose in a month they nearly always decline. That was the...
The Lake Superior Zoo trainer who was bitten by a tiger on Monday night has non-life-threatening injuries. Zoo trainer Jennifer Eickoff was behind a chain-link fence using venison as a...
WORTHINGTON, Minn. -- A Worthington man accused of sexually abusing his granddaughter has been charged in Nobles County District Court. According to court documents, Kenneth Meyerdirk, 68, faces one first-degree and three second-degree charges of criminal sexual conduct for alleged contact with a granddaughter that spanned several years. The criminal complaint alleges that all of the contact happened on Meyerdirk’s farm.
DEERWOOD, Minn. - An 82-year-old woman from Deerwood died Monday night in an accident caused by an icy Minnesota Highway 210 in Aitkin County between Deerwood and Aitkin, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Vera Hunt was driving west on Highway 210 near Cedar Lake just before 7 p.m. when she lost control of her 2005 Chevrolet, the state patrol said, sliding into the eastbound lane. Her car was struck on the passenger side by an oncoming 2006 Dodge Stratus driven by a 43-year-old Aitkin man. He suffered minor injuries.
Pam Rud isn’t living the retirement she set out to have. When she left her job as office manager for Fargo Public Schools’ Adult Learning Center in 2010, she imagined she’d volunteer, organize photos and create a recipe book. Instead, she’s tending bar and waiting tables two days a week at the Ada, Minn., bar and grill her older daughter bought in 2011. “I have to say it’s been fun,” says Rud, 60.
Nothing like digging back into your recipe bag of tricks to rediscover favorites you haven’t prepared in quite some time. Easy overlook, with the hundreds of recipes that have accumulated over the years without enough meals in the year to serve them all. I was reminded recently of a fantastic Chicken Parmesan recipe I needed to resurrect after listening to an Olive Garden commercial on TV.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota will not extend coverage for health insurance plans it will discontinue because of new standards under the Affordable Care Act. President Barack Obama decided two weeks ago to allow health insurers to extend coverage after many customers complained that they were losing coverage they wanted to maintain. In response, North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm asked insurers to consider extending coverage for the discontinued policies to give customers the option of keeping the policies.
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FOSSTON, Minn. - A late-night fire Sunday heavily damaged a building here that houses Fosston Chiropractic Clinic and two residential apartments. The fire alarm sounded at about 10:35 p.m. Sunday,...