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Roundabouts soften crash outcomes: Traffic circle south of Moorhead has made intersection much safer
Man stuck between downtown St. Paul structures was hard to find on dark, frigid night
Grand Forks Air Force Base airman charged with rape
Trump halts big-game trophy decision
Norm Coleman says he’d have beaten Franken in 2008 if groping photo had been public
SWIMMING: Jacks season ends at state prelims
What is the 'spiritual' part of P.J. Fleck's Gophers football makeover?
Don't call it a blind shot: Wild's Jason Zucker knew where game-winner was headed
Vikings defense hopes to make Rams' Goff a little less "Perfect"
Vikings' Remmers, Sendejo out for Rams game
Steven Frank Murray
Enice Alvina Nordlund
Oscar "Corky" Clarke Eckstrom
Prudence "Prudy" Marie Kiewatt
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Some fun jokes for the Deer Camp
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Running into Winter
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
Around the Arts, November 12
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: High school bowlers grateful for support
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
Tooting your own horn could help others
I have written more than 300 stories for this column, but I'd have many more to share if it weren't for one tiny phrase that keeps repeating...
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November 15, 2017
Why you can stop worrying about food and wine pairings
FARGO — Good food and good wine go together like love and marriage. Like marriage and love, if the two don't complement each other in some...
November 15, 2017 - 7:15am
November 10, 2017
We can do hard things together
FARGO — My daughter wants me to run a half-marathon with her. Not just any race, she wants to run the Walt Disney World half marathon....
November 10, 2017 - 6:30am
November 8, 2017
Commentary: If only we could return to the old days of mass-shooting deaths
Maybe those of us who don't believe thoughts and prayers can stop bullets are aiming too high, pardon the pun, in our apparent fantasy that one...
November 8, 2017 - 11:02pm
If wildfire smoke bothers eyes, it could affect wine, too
The wildfires of this past summer in western Canada, and the recent tragedy of wildfires in California, have affected growers and producers of...
November 8, 2017 - 5:06am
November 4, 2017
I'm thankful I live 97 miles from a Starbucks
I try to live with a thankful heart year-round, but since it's November and we'll soon be celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S., it's...
November 4, 2017 - 5:27am
November 1, 2017
Don't overlook fruit wines - they offer intense flavor
When asked what got me started on my interest in wines, I say something about how it started in Italy while in the Navy, enjoying their bubbly...
November 1, 2017 - 11:08am
October 27, 2017
Kindness helps us do what we couldn't on our own
If I were left to my own devices, there is no way you would be reading this kindness column right now. I know nothing about printing a newspaper...
October 27, 2017 - 7:25am
October 25, 2017
Holidays are for pleasurable but responsible drinking
The holiday season is upon us with ever more opportunities to consume alcohol in greater quantities. While I celebrate the moderate consumption...
October 25, 2017 - 5:35am
October 20, 2017
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
When I think about the very first acts of kindness I can recall, I think about my mom. I remember her teaching English as a Second Language (ESL)...
October 20, 2017 - 8:30am
October 18, 2017
McFeely: Committee hopes to make Super Bowl a statewide event
MOORHEAD, Minn. — One of the committee members helping plaster Minnesota Nice all over Super Bowl LII (that's 52 for all non-Romans reading...
October 18, 2017 - 11:39pm
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
FARGO — To celebrate International Champagne Day on Oct. 20, stop by your local spirit store to see what they have to offer. You might...
October 18, 2017 - 7:15am
October 14, 2017
Kindness happens when we take time for others
It's the question that guides most of my parenting decisions: Am I teaching my kids to be kind? I don't want them to be doormats or people who...
October 14, 2017 - 8:20am
October 8, 2017
Swift: When planning get-togethers, friends are most important detail
When it comes to "party-planning," women have a much different perception of it than men do. A woman planning a party for her friends will clean...
October 8, 2017 - 8:12am
October 6, 2017
Kindness can be found in life's details
I got to spend the last week traveling around the state of Wisconsin talking about my favorite thing: kindness. Unfortunately, going from small...
October 6, 2017 - 7:20am