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Minnesota native helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in North Dakota
Minnesota lawmaker plans new oil train safety legislation
Federal agency drops proposed two-person train crew rule
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
Analysis: Assange case stirs free-speech concerns
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Bursack: Quitting Alzheimer's drugs in late stages can benefit some
Dear Carol: I read your column about older people and medicines so I wanted to write. My husband has had multiple health problems during his...
8 hours 32 min ago
May 24, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness sees what others avoid
My friend Heather died of cancer when we were 30. I remember walking through a deli with her when she was deep in the battle. I noticed how other people looked at her out of the corner of their eyes. When my friend noticed another woman wearing a scarf over a bald head, Heather marched...
May 24, 2019 - 10:10am
May 23, 2019
'Put down that gun and pick up the phone': Group walking across North Dakota to raise awareness of PTSD and honor fallen veteran
BEACH, N.D. — If you went out for pizza and beer the other night at the American Legion in Beach, you probably noticed a bigger — and perhaps...
May 23, 2019 - 8:00am
May 22, 2019
States and cities sue over health care rule
WASHINGTON -- A group of mostly Democratic states filed lawsuits against the Trump administration on Tuesday, May 21, challenging a new federal...
May 22, 2019 - 6:10pm
May 17, 2019
Surging suicide rate among girls raises questions about role of social media
A troubling spike in the suicide rate among girls is prompting leading researchers to question the role of social media in adolescent mental...
May 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2019
Large majority of Minnesota homeless people have a mental illness
Nearly two-thirds of Minnesota's homeless population has a mental illness, according to a new study from the Wilder Foundation. The results are...
May 16, 2019 - 4:30pm
May 7, 2019
Measles were eliminated in the U.S. 19 years ago. So why is it suddenly raising such a fuss
DULUTH, Minn. - Today’s story will begin with a quiz.Which of the following contagious diseases is most readily spread?EbolaInfluenzaMeaslesIf...
May 7, 2019 - 2:28pm
May 6, 2019
When doctors prepared expectant Minnesota mother for the worst, she prayed. It worked.
Julie Buntjer / Forum News Service WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Jenalee Mahoney was 20 weeks pregnant when, during her ultrasound appointment, a heart...
May 6, 2019 - 10:44am
May 4, 2019
'I want out of this body': Unable to move or talk, but still here
What is it like to be locked into your body, to be alive but not living? I'm dying - fast. My lungs are at 20 percent of vital capacity and it's...
May 4, 2019 - 3:30pm
‘Bumps along the road’: South Dakota mother fights second round of cancer
WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. — A Wessington Springs mother of three says two rounds of cancer have made her appreciate life. “I try to not take...
May 4, 2019 - 11:00am
Bursack: On-site professionals can be a great help with long-distance care of parents
Dear Carol: My parents are in their 80s and beginning to have occasional problems with managing their medical appointments and medications. Since...
May 4, 2019 - 9:00am
May 1, 2019
Sleeping-pill deaths prompt FDA to add strict warning for drugs
U.S. drug regulators added a strict new warning about prescription sleeping pills like Lunesta and Ambien, after side effects were found to sometimes...
May 1, 2019 - 3:20pm
April 30, 2019
STDs at record high in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- When it comes to sexually transmitted diseases, the state of Minnesota keeps breaking records it doesn’t want to break. The Minnesota...
April 30, 2019 - 7:29pm
For years she struggled to speak. Now her daughters can hear her voice again
FARGO — Imagine being a parent and the only way to communicate with your adult children is by texting. And not by choice. Deb Dahl started...
April 30, 2019 - 2:45pm
April 29, 2019
Grand Rapids guitarist, diagnosed with schizophrenia, uses his music to encourage others
DULUTH -- Sam Miltich thought about ending his life not because he was sad, he says, but to save the world. “I held this belief that I was...
April 29, 2019 - 10:17pm