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Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
The rise and humiliating fall of Chris Cantwell, Charlottesville's starring 'fascist'
St. Louis County targets red-light runners
Alleged robber shot at Minnesota cellphone store identified
'Pro-white' activist offers details of proposed Fargo rally
Buxton, homer-happy Twins topple Diamondbacks
Lnyx score 37 straight, whip Fever by 59 points
SOCCER: BSU looks to build off successful 2016 campaign
Vikings down two starters on offensive line, two in secondary
Twins call up Mitch Garver to replace injured Robbie Grossman
Anna "Ann" Prince
Julia Rose Jones
Anna "Ann" Prince
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
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
August 6, 2017
Three couples celebrate 65th anniversaries together
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — After 40 years of friendship, three local couples — who were all married within three months of each other...
August 6, 2017 - 6:30am
June 14, 2017
Things your wedding server will never tell you
"Go take a break, Gretch," the head server says over the din of the DJ and the shuffle of dancing wedding guests. I take my tray of empty glassware...
June 14, 2017 - 2:10pm
June 1, 2017
FLOERSCH: To the husband I don't have: We're framing our own love story
FARGO — It's easy to blame our parents for the husbands and wives we don't have. For a sliver of the population, parents have made marriage...
June 1, 2017 - 6:03pm
May 26, 2017
The Trumps take their first official trip, and the world gets its first real look at the Trump marriage
As Melania Trump accompanied her husband on his first foreign trip, the public got an uncommon glimpse into the first couple's dynamic. The first...
May 26, 2017 - 8:25am
May 24, 2017
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
I'm almost embarrassed by how many weddings I've been to. It's in the dozens. I do love a good excuse to travel. And I love my friends. In 2009...
May 24, 2017 - 2:25pm
Minnesota husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart
DETROIT LAKES — John and Anne Alexander were always together after 64 years of marriage, rarely doing anything without their spouse at their...
April 24, 2017 - 9:24am
March 23, 2017
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
PAWHUSKA, Okla. - A Native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to allow same-sex marriage, joining a small group of prominent tribes changing...
March 23, 2017 - 8:56am
July 8, 2015
Rick Jensen: First gay marriage, next polygamy
Thanks to the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage, the legality of polygamy will go to the Supreme Court and polygamists will win. Historically, polygamy has violently disrupted societal growth, directly leading to crime, riots and eventual banning of the practice. Researchers...
July 8, 2015 - 12:11am
October 15, 2014
Tina Dupuy: Where’s the storm we were promised?
Remember? “There’s a storm gathering. The clouds are dark and the winds are strong and I am afraid.” This was the widely mocked anti-gay marriage commercial for the National Organization for Marriage put out in 2009. “But some who advocate same sex marriage have not been content...
October 15, 2014 - 12:17am
May 28, 2014
Diana West: Marriage at Notre Dame: from sacrament to sacrilege
The National Catholic Register broke the most shocking cultural news of the week: “A group of students at the University of Notre Dame has generated a campus-wide controversy by advocating that marriage between one woman and one man is better suited for children than same-sex ‘marriage.’” Welcome...
May 28, 2014 - 12:11am
April 16, 2014
Kathryn Lopez: The meaning of marriage
“Charges of bigotry ... are the ultimate secular insult,” Caroline Farrow tells me. “The cry of ‘bigot’ is bandied around so much these days,” she observes, “that it has begun to lose some of its potency.” Perhaps that’s why people are bullied out of their jobs...
April 16, 2014 - 11:29pm
‘Arnold and Matthew, partners for life’: Gay couple weds on Leech Lake Indian Reservation
CASS LAKE — "Ladies and gentlemen, may I present to you Arnold and Matthew, partners for life." And, with that, what is believed to be the...
November 16, 2013 - 1:09am
April 30, 2013
Letter to the editor: It’s time for Minnesota to take next step
As a pastor for the past 25 years at Union Congregation Church United Church of Christ in Hackensack, I am proud to call myself a Minnesotan. This past fall I was especially pleased to know that the people of Minnesota clearly affirmed the freedom for all persons in Minnesota to...
April 30, 2013 - 12:49am
April 27, 2013
Time to protect the definition of marriage
Marriage is the union of one man and one woman, consummated by the marriage act in the hopes of begetting children and rearing and educating them. To speak of two people of the same sex getting married is an oxymoron; it cannot happen, by the definition of marriage. There is no...
April 27, 2013 - 9:50pm
April 18, 2013
Marriage blends two properties into one
After 56-plus years of marriage, I have thought often about what makes marriages endure. My conclusion goes something like this: Marriage is a blending of two properties into one. The product is more than the sum of its parts. There is a marriage of flavors in foods, a marriage of...
April 18, 2013 - 10:37pm