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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
4 hours 54 min ago
October 21, 2017
Chris Bjur, a handyman in Fargo, describes the problems of being self-employed after being severely injured in a fall from a roof in June when he fractured both of his legs and ankles. Scars remain after multiple surgeries to fix the breaks.
Dave Wallis /Forum News Service
Self-employed contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured for medical expenses, lost income
October 21, 2017 - 9:45am
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
October 21, 2017 - 8:28am
October 20, 2017
Northwest Minnesota Foundation Vice President for Programs Karen White examines some of the data from a recent survey during a community meeting about childcare on Monday. (Jordan Shearer | The American)
Blackduck leaders search for childcare answers
October 20, 2017 - 6:34pm
Jenny Carter and her son Kolton, who was the recipient of a heart transplant when he was just a few months old. The heart came from a little boy in Alexandria named Lucas. Four years later, the two families connected. Submitted photo.
Finding Lucas' heart: Minnesota mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
October 20, 2017 - 8:51am
October 19, 2017
Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker, left, is shown in an undated courtesy photo with Tucker Helstrom, who died of osteosarcoma in July 2016. The two met in Dec. 2015 and since then Zucker has been very active at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. On Monday, Oct. 16. 2017,  he donated $160,000 to the building of the Zucker Family Suite and Broadcast Studio. (Courtesy of Minnesota Wild)
'Biggest fan' changed Jason Zucker's life. Wild winger trying to return the favor.
October 19, 2017 - 8:07pm
Allison O'Toole
MNsure ready for open enrollment to begin
October 19, 2017 - 6:25pm
Photo courtesy North Dakota Game and Fish Department
'This is very alarming!': Flying insects vanish from nature preserves
October 19, 2017 - 7:16am
October 18, 2017
Don't eat your placenta, researchers warn
October 18, 2017 - 2:35pm
October 17, 2017
Duluth Fire Chief Dennis Edwards talks about his department’s work with people suffering from opioid overdoses during Tuesday’s City Hall public forum on the opioid epidemic. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
More needed in opioid fight, northern Minnesota panelists say
October 17, 2017 - 8:49pm
University of Minnesota medical school dean leaving for Iowa post
October 17, 2017 - 9:01am
A 2-year-old's kidney transplant was put on hold - after his donor father's probation violation
October 17, 2017 - 7:05am
October 16, 2017
Third-graders Gracie Wood, left, and Kayla Fjeld work together using the program SeeSaw on their iPads in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. Many tech companies are competing to get their apps and products into classrooms. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 14, 2017
Ella Dorner is greeted by Rupert, her Pomeranian Chihuahua mix as soon as she enters her apartment in Minneapolis Friday, Sept. 22,. Dorner, who is now a motivational speaker, sustained a traumatic brain injury after falling down steps in her Stillwater home in 2008 at age 15. For the first several days after hitting her head and being diagnosed with retrograde amnesia, Dorner forgot not only her entire life before the accident, but also each day of recovery.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
The Twin Cities woman who forgot her life
October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Trauma after fall can create dangerous domino effect
October 14, 2017 - 7:39am
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