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Western South Dakota corrections officer fired for online comment
St. Paul man arrested in unsolved 1991 Minneapolis homicide
Crews clear scene of northwest Wis. elevator fire
City of East Grand Forks honors retiring council members
'It’s just crazy': MNLARS delays, difficulties persist
crime and courts
Penny Marshall, sitcom star who directed 'A League of Their Own,' dies at 75
CBS says former CEO Les Moonves will not receive $120 million in severance
Friends in high places? Gov. Mark Dayton talks Garth Brooks into extra show
Prada accused of racism with new collection
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
Easing holiday stress for pets
Minnesota native Karin Niemi, mother-in-law of Patrick Swayze, dies
Marilyn Hagerty: My 'nice' list for Santa
A taste tradition: Lutefisk, lefse, rommegrot draw stalwart Scandinavians to area's traditional church suppers
New mosque opens in East Grand Forks
Senior High cruises past Sacred Heart in girls basketball
WATCH: Red River falls to Fargo Davies 2-0 in boys hockey
TUESDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
No. 20 Marquette downs Fighting Hawks 92-66 in men's basketball
Green Wave roll to win over Bemidji
Ernest "Ernie" Mangino
Dale C. Kleven
B.W. "Bud" Basgaard
Jeanne M. Gullickson
Doug Leier: Surveys require hunter and angler response to be effective
Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT FOR NORTHWEST MINNESOTA: Ice fishing, ice conditions and recreational vehicles keep conservation officers busy
VIDEO: Tip-up fishing on Devils Lake lands big pike and big fun
TROPHY ROOM: Josh Andrews 27-inch walleye
Rob Port: State Board of Higher Education wisely declines to give university presidents a blank check on tuition
Mike Jacobs: Wind is blowing in conflict
Rob Port: Prisons aren’t jobs programs
Port: Heitkamp’s angry goodbye
Kennedy and Bresciani: Invest in an innovative economy
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Dr. Lyle Hall
Irvin & Sandra Walen
Duane and Rita Bry
July 25, 2018
A healthier heart may mean a healthier mind, new study shows
It turns out maintaining low blood pressure does not just help prevent heart attacks -- it can also keep your mind sharp. Research presented...
July 25, 2018 - 7:03pm
June 13, 2018
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
MEDORA, N.D. — Kat Perkins will return to the Burning Hills Amphitheater later this month for her annual afternoon concert featuring her...
June 13, 2018 - 10:02pm
June 15, 2017
ND mother hears son's heartbeat 6 years after he donated it to Utah girl
WEST FARGO — Jeff and Bobbi Fetzer of West Fargo lost their 7-year-old son in an accident six years ago. It was the last day of school, and...
June 15, 2017 - 7:50am
October 17, 2016
St. Jude forms cyber panel after claims of heart-device bugs
Medical-device maker St. Jude Medical Inc said on Monday, Oct. 17, that it planned to set up a medical advisory board focused on cyber-security...
October 17, 2016 - 4:23pm
August 23, 2016
Gum disease linked to heart disease
A report from The Netherlands adds to the evidence tying chronic gum disease to heart disease and stroke. In a study of more than 60,000 dental patients, those with gum disease were twice as likely to have had a heart attack, stroke or severe chest pain. Previous studies have linked...
August 23, 2016 - 2:05pm
August 12, 2016
Many children's heart health not up to standards
Babies are generally born with healthy hearts that should be cared for during childhood to ensure good health later in life, according to the...
August 12, 2016 - 8:03am
April 25, 2016
Drinking alcohol in moderation may be good for you, research says
Drinking alcohol may not always be bad for you. And no, what you just read is not an oxymoron. It also doesn't mean you should go out and binge...
April 25, 2016 - 6:30am
December 24, 2015
As boy's heart fails, Minnesota family waits for transplant call
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Gannon Wilkins is at the top of the list for a heart transplant, and until that call comes, his family feels blessed the...
December 24, 2015 - 10:30am
December 7, 2015
The sickest heart in Minnesota waits for a replacement
Superior native Aaron T. Rose waits at the University of Minnesota medical campus for a new lease on life, the same facility where his father...
December 7, 2015 - 4:00pm
July 20, 2015
HEALTH MATTERS: Deciphering the differences between a heart attack and sudden cardiac death
Q. I get confused by different terms I hear used to describe serious heart events, including "heart attack" and "sudden cardiac death." Are they...
July 20, 2015 - 6:30am
July 7, 2013
To keep your brain healthy, keep your heart healthy
If you're searching for ways to keep your brain healthy -- and prevent or delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia --...
July 7, 2013 - 11:00pm
June 10, 2013
Health Matters: Stents vs. bypass
Q. My doctor found that I have blockages in three of the arteries in my heart. She feels that further treatment is needed and has recommended...
June 10, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Long-range study: Eating red meat is bad for you
LOS ANGELES - Eating red meat - any amount and any type - appears to significantly increase the risk of premature death, according to a long-range study that examined the eating habits and health of more than 110,000 adults for more than 20 years. For instance, adding just one 3-ounce...
March 13, 2012 - 1:15am
November 14, 2011
Fewer heart attacks suffered under Minnesota county's smoke-free laws, Mayo study finds
ST. PAUL A new study shows that the incidence of heart attack and sudden cardiac death was cut in half among residents of Minnesota's Olmsted...
November 14, 2011 - 4:31pm
November 5, 2011
HEALTH MATTERS: Stents not guarantee against future coronary events
Q. I had a stent inserted in an artery in my heart some time ago because I was having frequent chest discomfort with exertion. But last week,...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am