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Why the unknown motive in Las Vegas is so unsettling
Trump reportedly joked that Pence wants to see gay people 'hang,' mocked his religious beliefs
Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
Minn. father victim in deadly truck bomb attack in Somalia
U.S. attorney Myers to join in major announcement about fighting fentanyls
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Vikings QB Bridgewater cleared to practice
Turner walks off as Dodgers take 2-0 NLCS lead
VIKINGS NOTEBOOK: Griffen's sack streak stays alive
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Gilbert D. Bahr
Phyllis Stenberg Wilcox
Linda Kay (Stern) Cable
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Jemele Hill suspended two weeks by ESPN after tweet about Cowboys owner Jerry Jones
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Commentary: It's not surprising that Eminem doesn't like Trump, but here's why his rap about him is resonating
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
Educational consultant and video-game designer Marc Prensky hailed a new generation of "digital natives" who will remake our world. The headline...
7 hours 19 min ago
October 14, 2017
The Twin Cities woman who forgot her life
MINNEAPOLIS — Ella Dorner was 15 years old when her parents introduced themselves to her. It wasn't her first time meeting them. In fact,...
October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Trauma after fall can create dangerous domino effect
Dear Carol: Four months ago my mother fell and broke her hip. She was admitted to the hospital for surgery and then sent to a nursing home for...
October 14, 2017 - 7:39am
October 13, 2017
Trump shuts down subsidies to the Affordable Care Act
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is throwing a bomb into the insurance marketplaces created under the Affordable Care Act, choosing to end...
October 13, 2017 - 7:13am
October 12, 2017
Good Samaritan home in Clearbrook to close in December
CLEARBROOK, Minn.—A Clearbrook nursing home is set to close this winter. Staff at the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society announced Monday that the society's skilled nursing facility in Clearbrook will close Dec. 8. Staff will help residents find new housing in Clearwater...
October 12, 2017 - 6:38pm
Got 10 minutes? You can do this workout.
We often get derailed in our exercise routines because we can't fit the perfect workout into our day. We think we must go to a gym, or a certain...
October 12, 2017 - 4:45am
October 11, 2017
Chicago's soda tax fizzled after two months. What does that mean for the anti-soda movement?
Less than two months after the country's largest soda tax went into effect, embattled lawmakers in Cook County, Illinois -- the home of Chicago...
October 11, 2017 - 8:21am
October 10, 2017
Former WDAY-TV anchor battles back with a positive spirit and minimal painkillers
DULUTH — Kelsey Roseth has gone mountain biking and hiking, swimming and snowboarding. She has ridden on friends' four-wheelers and horses....
October 10, 2017 - 11:10am
Simply dying: End-of-life expert offers comforting advice
FARGO — Everybody dies. But according to best-selling author and speaker Barbara Karnes, most people think "Everyone 'else' dies. I'm not...
October 10, 2017 - 6:49am
October 9, 2017
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
BRAINERD, Minn. — MNSure CEO Allison O'Toole offered up solutions Monday, Oct. 9, to help make sure health insurance premiums stay flat....
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
Birth control insurance change may affect few Minnesotans
ST. PAUL—Both sides of the issue made a lot of noise, but in the end allowing companies to stop birth control insurance coverage may affect...
October 9, 2017 - 4:47pm
October 8, 2017
Nation takes note of Little Falls anti-opioid abuse effort
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Little Falls hospital's program to curb opioid addiction drew the attention of Washington for its effectiveness...
October 8, 2017 - 7:20am
Life at 20-something: How to live in the present when anxiety creeps in
Silent sirens sound in our heads. We deny it for days, not wanting to admit our ridiculous reaction to changing plans. But eventually our internet...
October 8, 2017 - 5:05am
October 7, 2017
Be kind but firm about mother's place in family's life
Dear Carol: My mom had a small stroke six months ago. She's always had a controlling, manipulative personality. After her stroke, she announced...
October 7, 2017 - 7:13am
October 5, 2017
The unsexy but effective diet plan
When it comes to nutrition, moderation simply isn't sexy. What grabs our attention and our clicks are headlines like "The poison lurking in your...
October 5, 2017 - 12:34pm