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Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
crime and courts
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Irish round-Up: Irish boys' hockey earn a three seed; Girls basketball hitting its stride
Irish swimming splits last two meets of the season
Passeri and Schlie headed to state gymnastics
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
arts and entertainment
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Providing quality care: Local dentists merge practices at Summit Dental
Independent Town Pages office to close, but commitment to readers, local news remains steadfast
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
Terry's Hardware bids Rosemount goodbye
Listening with her fingers: Massage therapist opens business in Farmington
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Albert "Al" Rother
Stephen A. Smith, M.D.
Stephen A. Smith
Kenneth W. Fry
Supporting Denny McNamara
Letter: Time for a new approach on gun violence
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Chuck Brooks: A Winter Olympian lurks inside us
Letters to the editor: Vikings Brotherly Love spread to 50 states; Big money and politics
Viewpoint: Xcel delivers win-win for Minnesota
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September 4, 2011
Column: Pody's tips for going back to school on a budget
When our children were in school, I liked to think of September as the spring of a new school year. A time for new beginnings: new classrooms, teachers, classes, subjects, books and some years a new school. It's hard to believe that Tuesday is the start of a new school year already....
September 4, 2011 - 8:00am
July 10, 2011
Column: Go easy on your feet during the summer
While attending graduation parties and shoppipng during the hot weather, I noticed people of all ages wearing summer sandles and flip flops. Most of them were those cute, fun sandals and only a few had any arch support. I thought of our trips to Mexico many years ago and the colorful...
July 10, 2011 - 8:00am
July 3, 2011
Column: Plan ahead for a good holiday weekend
This is our second official long weekend of the summer. Our days are getting shorter and we have only had a few days of spring or summer. It's been good for the electric or water bills, but taking it's toll on people who work outside or planned vacations. Many people were so ready...
July 3, 2011 - 8:00am
May 22, 2011
Column: Stop to enjoy the sweet scent of lilacs
Last year at this time their season was over and this year the buds are just beginning to appear. What a difference a year makes. The lilac bush is one of the most fragrant and beautiful signs of spring. Some years they are past their peak by Memorial Day, their flowers spent, and...
May 22, 2011 - 8:00am
May 15, 2011
Column: Support Veterans; donate to Poppy days
In 1918 Miss Moina Michael on impulse bought a boquet of poppies at New York's Wanamaker's Department Store. At the YMCA business meeting where she worked, she asked everyone to wear the poppy as a tribute to all our veterans who sacrificed their lives for our country. Later she led...
May 15, 2011 - 8:00am
May 8, 2011
Column: Happy Mother's Day
Sunday is Mother's Day and I think of my mother. Growing up, little things that both comforted and irritated her in our daily routines have now become automatic in my life. I recall her short frame swiftly moving from task to task with few of our modern conveniences. When we came...
May 8, 2011 - 8:00am
April 24, 2011
Column: Have a happy and blessed Easter
Christians around the world will celebrate the Resurrection Festival of Jesus Christ on Sunday. The Easter celebration is the oldest and most elaborate celebration of the Christian church. During Lent, the 50 day period starts with Ash Wednesday and ends Sunday. People prepare for...
April 24, 2011 - 8:00am
April 17, 2011
Column: Appreciating a simpler way of life
Last week I was looking forward to watching the Twins-Yankee game when I heard it would not be televised due to conflicts between cable companies. I channel surfed and all that was on was the earthquake in Japan, talk of a government shutdown, the budgets on state and national levels...
April 17, 2011 - 8:00am
April 10, 2011
Column: Grilling season is back in Minnesota
With the warmer April temperatures, our thoughts turn to barbecuing and outdoor cooking. Texans claim the barbecue was born in Texas and spread to other states while other sources give credit to our pioneers, the cowboys, hunters and early Spanish explorers who out of necessity cooked...
April 10, 2011 - 8:00am
April 3, 2011
Column: How to prepare your home for flooding
With the large amount of snow and rain during the winter and ground saturated from last fall, cities in the Midwest with in low lying areas have been preparing for spring floods. Slowed down by cooler temperatures, the weathermen are warning about slower rising waters with two...
April 3, 2011 - 8:00am
March 27, 2011
Column: Keep your mind and body active
I sent a birthday card to a special lady who turned 91 years old. She is more like a 40-year-old than 90. Ginny is always on the go. She enjoys camping, traveling, reading, gardening, taking photos, compiling a scrap book for each trip, walking and hiking to name a few of her many...
March 27, 2011 - 8:00am
March 20, 2011
Column: Celebrating, Irish style
On March 17 hardly a person with Irish blood or those who wish they had some, forgets to wear the traditional Emerald Isle green honoring the patron saint of Ireland, St Patrick. The shamrock symbolizes the Trinity and is one of the best known symbols of St Patrick's Day today. Decades...
March 20, 2011 - 8:00am
March 13, 2011
Column: Lose the stress, find some relief
We all have days when we are stressed out and worry about something. It may be a sick child, or a student a term paper or speech. In our economy, it could be being laid off, work atmosphere or a legal problem. Some stress is healthy, but the other is harmful to people. The American...
March 13, 2011 - 8:00am
March 6, 2011
Column: Sleepless in Rosemount
It isn't very often I have problems falling asleep. Most of the time my eyes are closed before my head hits the pillow. However, several nights ago I woke up and couldn't get back to sleep. I'm not much of a television watcher. I'd rather listen to the radio or read. Due to circumstances,...
March 6, 2011 - 8:00am
December 19, 2010
Column: Saturday storm was an old-fashioned blizzard
It's been many years since I recall hearing the phrase, "It wasn't just a Midwestern, but rather an old fashioned blizard." Being raised on a prairie, the wind directions changed so fast. First it would be a gentle South wind. We would rush to get things done knowing the mild weather...
December 19, 2010 - 8:00am