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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
Cook moves closer to being starter
Anna "Ann" Prince
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
August 18, 2017
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
CLOQUET, Minn. — Rows of lilies, daisies and pansies wave in the breeze and pink roses climb over a white arbor, creating an English cottage...
August 18, 2017 - 11:37pm
August 13, 2017
From floor plans to tidy bedrooms: 9 free apps for mastering home design, decor and organization
It's easy to find an app for nearly everything. For the home specifically, such apps exist to design floor plans, find home inspiration, simulate...
August 13, 2017 - 8:38am
July 30, 2017
From farmyard to laundry room: Barn doors move indoors
FARGO — When European immigrants settled the Great Plains in the mid-19th century, most probably wouldn't have speculated that 150 years...
July 30, 2017 - 7:00am
July 29, 2017
Handmade creek serves as a focal point for Duluth backyard retreat
DULUTH — A cool breeze rolls off the leaves that quiver in the morning wind and into the cracked-open bedroom window on the backside of...
July 29, 2017 - 11:31am
July 23, 2017
What is your home worth? Realtors and appraiser dispel 6 myths
A home is often one of the biggest purchases and largest assets a person will obtain in their lifetime. But when it's time to sell or refinance,...
July 23, 2017 - 10:20am
July 2, 2017
Couple enjoys their backyard oasis featuring creek, kitchen
FARGO — On this beautiful summer afternoon as the scent of a Japanese lilac tree wafts through the air, thoughts about her backyard are...
July 2, 2017 - 9:02am
June 16, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: Organizing with purpose
My favorite moment when I work with a client is when I walk in their house for the first time. I have them give me a tour and show me their trouble...
June 16, 2017 - 10:14am
June 2, 2017
Summer parenting goals versus reality: Try being present, not perfect
Welcome to summer! This is a note to all of you moms and dads who are spending your summers home with your kids. When my three boys were little,...
June 2, 2017 - 8:44am
May 28, 2017
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
They're prominent on Pinterest, the star of HGTV and the epitome of Joanna Gaines' style. Pergolas dominate the outdoor landscaping scene, adding...
May 28, 2017 - 8:53am
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
As winter gear moves into storage, it's a perfect time to evaluate other household items and "weed out what we don't use," said Kim Schlichting,...
May 28, 2017 - 8:40am
May 26, 2017
How 'The Cat in the Hat' almost ruined my life
Did you ever read a children's book and have it still impact you as an adult? For me, that dang Dr. Seuss book "The Cat in the Hat" seriously...
May 26, 2017 - 7:42am
May 19, 2017
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Two weeks to go before the high school graduation for my youngest and I keep wondering if he knows some basic life skills. Yes, I am happy for...
May 19, 2017 - 9:52am
May 12, 2017
Are your skinny jeans making you fat?
The more I work with my clients, the more I realize that our homes are metaphors for our inner selves. While my business focus has been on the...
May 12, 2017 - 8:09am
May 5, 2017
When 'good enough' is simply good enough
My mantra of late has been "good enough." I am struggling with facing my empty nest. I wish I would have done so much more with my kids. Did...
May 5, 2017 - 6:39am
April 30, 2017
Spotless for spring: 8 areas to deep clean for a sparkling home
FARGO — Now that the snow has melted (again) and spring has begun to show its true colors, many homeowners in the area will begin to get...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am