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The creepy legend of Emily's bridge
Unruly passenger tries to open exterior door on jetliner in flight forcing plane to make emergency landing in Minnesota
Investigation continues into pipeline death of Grand Rapids, Minn., man
Scene, timing of motorcycle crash overlaps with low-speed police pursuit
New federal rules expected to bring drone use to new heights
crime and courts
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
Ryder Cup fans, Meet (most of) Team USA
Vikings: No shortage of experience on Mike Zimmer's staff
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
life & style
Edgar Fred Luehring
Tilford W. "Tillie" Schlieve
Nadine A. Pistner
Floyd W. Hovland
Jason A. Bauer
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: Critics of protest talk at but don't listen to protesters
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 22, 2016
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
Q. Is there any health benefit to taking omega-3 fatty acids? A. Omega-3 fatty acids are found in the oil present in fish flesh and in dietary...
August 22, 2016 - 5:00am
August 8, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Go with what the doctor ordered
Q. My wife developed chest pain, and her doctor said she needs a stress test. But the doctor said there are several different types of stress...
August 8, 2016 - 6:00am
July 21, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: One test is not enough to solve health problems
Q. During a routine physical examination, my doctor had my urine examined. She told me that the dipstick evaluation showed some red blood cells, and she ordered a different test. What does that mean?
July 21, 2016 - 3:43pm
July 3, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Overdose not only danger for opioid users
Q. There has been a lot of attention in the media to the dangers of opioids. A friend of mine was in a terrible accident a while ago and continues...
July 3, 2016 - 6:23pm
June 6, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Side effects key in lowering blood pressure
Q. In one of your columns from about six months ago, you mentioned that people with high blood pressure do better the more their blood pressure...
June 6, 2016 - 12:00am
May 23, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Curbing obesity key in stopping diabetes
Q. I've heard a lot about the diabetes epidemic. What can I do to try to prevent getting diabetes? A. You are quite right that there has been...
May 23, 2016 - 6:00am
May 9, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Colon cancer screening comes highly recommended
Q. How effective is screening for colon cancer? If it really isn't necessary, I'd rather skip it. A. The good news is over the past 40 years,...
May 9, 2016 - 6:30am
April 25, 2016
Health Matters: Bariatric surgery can help with weight loss
Q. I've tried everything to lose weight, but I can't seem to keep the pounds off. As a consequence, I'm so overweight that I barely can get around....
April 25, 2016 - 6:30am
April 11, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Zika virus dates back to 1947
Q. How much of a threat is the Zika virus that I've heard so much about recently? A. Over the past two decades, the Western Hemisphere has seen...
April 11, 2016 - 3:15am
March 28, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Diverticulitis FAQs, answered
Q. I developed some pain in my abdomen and my doctor told me I had diverticulitis. What is it, what causes it, and what can be done about it? A....
March 28, 2016 - 9:47am
March 14, 2016
Health Matters: Pros and cons of taking aspirin before surgery
Q. I have surgery coming up, and my doctor told me I should continue to take my daily aspirin up to the time of surgery. But doesn't aspirin...
March 14, 2016 - 6:45am
February 29, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Dementia cases grow as population grows
Q. The number of people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia seems to be increasing. Is it known why? A. You certainly are right that the number...
February 29, 2016 - 6:30am
February 15, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: How to manage your diet
Q. I try to follow a healthy lifestyle. I exercise regularly and try to eat smart. But what exactly should — and shouldn't — I eat? A....
February 15, 2016 - 7:00am
February 1, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Suggestions for curbing childhood obesity
Q. I am concerned because my teenage son is quite overweight and nothing seems to be very effective in helping him lose weight. Is there anything else you might suggest? A. In youngsters like your son, there has been a virtual epidemic of severe obesity; its frequency has increased...
February 1, 2016 - 9:47am
January 18, 2016
Health Matters: Screening for diabetes common for overweight, obese people ages 40-70
Q. Who should be screened for diabetes? I'm 60 years old, somewhat overweight but otherwise healthy, and my doctor wants to do a blood test to...
January 18, 2016 - 5:00am