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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Bernice A. Otterson
Rockne D. Anderson
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
November 9, 2018
Desiree Thoemke's health deteriorated rapidly. Determining the cause was wrapped up in a complex and uncommon case.
CROSBY—The first sign of trouble was ordinary, easy to dismiss and little indication of the life-threatening peril that lay ahead. Autumn...
November 9, 2018 - 7:00am
October 21, 2018
Lakewood Health to host joint pain seminar
Lakewood Health System will host an educational seminar on arthritis, joint pain and joint replacement at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, in the lower level classrooms at Lakewood's Main Campus in Staples. Pie and coffee will be served at 5:30 p.m., and a presentation by Essentia Health-St....
October 21, 2018 - 10:30am
October 16, 2018
Minnesota attorney general files insulin pricing lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota attorney general filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, Oct. 16, against three major U.S. manufacturers of insulin, allegeding...
October 16, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 24, 2018
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 21, 2018
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Are you on the treadmill? Do you wake up each day knowing there are more things to be done than could actually be accomplished? Does it feel...
September 21, 2018 - 8:06am
September 20, 2018
Pine River woman donates kidney to new friend
Only two hours after making a new friend at a Nimrod bar, Kristin Day offered him her kidney. Day, of Pine River, had seen a fistula on the man's...
September 20, 2018 - 4:00am
September 8, 2018
Moorhead family raising sheep they hope could be key to Huntington's disease cure
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — For 50 long years, Huntington's disease has followed Terry Fore around. It began with her first date with her...
September 8, 2018 - 8:33am
August 22, 2018
Neglect cited in Minnesota nursing facility death as 4 nurses failed to give CPR
DULUTH, Minn. — Four nurses at a Duluth assisted living facility neglected a resident when they failed to perform CPR after the resident...
August 22, 2018 - 7:43pm
July 16, 2018
Crow Wing County works to build self-healing community
Staff members at Crow Wing County Community Services are working with Bridges of Hope to research and build a self-healing community. The idea is to engage the public, inspire innovation, support peer-helping and ease the daily stress of parents to promote change so that together...
July 16, 2018 - 4:30am
July 8, 2018
Who are we without our memories?
Last week, Edie caught her first fish off of her great-grandparents' dock on a little lake in Minnesota. After her daddy helped her pull that...
July 8, 2018 - 9:11am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
June 12, 2018
Crow Wing County: Tackling community problems in new way
Crow Wing County officials are taking a new tact in dealing with issues such as suicide, juvenile offenses and dropout rates by partnering with...
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am
June 7, 2018
Free health checkups for qualifying children
Child and Teen Checkups is a state program for those on Medical Assistance, age 20 years and younger, that promotes regular health screenings for children annually after the age of 3. The checkups can meet requirements for Head Start, day care, camps and/or sports. Children in the...
June 7, 2018 - 5:30am
May 12, 2018
Letter to the editor: Secrets to a healthy, happy life
I am age 95 and in excellent physical and mental health. These are some of the secrets to a healthy life: When you feel pressured or stressed out, if you listen to your body, it will let you know when you are pushing too much. Be good to yourself and take a little time off. Go for...
May 12, 2018 - 7:30am
May 9, 2018
66% of CWC adults are overweight, according to health survey
A Crow Wing Energized health study shows two-thirds of Crow Wing County adults are overweight or obese and not eating the proper amount of fruits...
May 9, 2018 - 5:00am