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Second victim of Twin Cities-area house explosion dies
‘Be kind and love one another’: Officials outline future plans at Red Lake’s State of the Band address
Trump administration bars family planning clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program
R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse
Walz allows temporary hours exemption for propane truckers
crime and courts
Jimmie Allen is 'excited and sad' to be the first black country singer to launch a career with a No. 1 hit
Plain Talk Podcast: Rep. Armstrong says Trump tax cuts have contributed to budget deficits
Popularizing philosophy: Special event marks 10th anniversary of 'Why?' radio podcast
Snow sculpture unveiled in Grand Forks Town Square
Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77
Three people diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease after visiting hotel water park in Casselton
The Eatbeat: Lunch at the Ground Round with a young friend and old favorites
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
Central holds off upset-minded Bismarck High to set up shot for three-peat
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Shorthanded UND knocks off Minnesota Duluth
UND HOCKEY: Thome backstops Hawks to a 4-1 win over No. 3 Minnesota Duluth
UND continues its success against ranked opponents with 4-1 win over Bulldogs
FRIDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
James David "Dave" Dohman
Bessie D. Ulland
Carl H. Schultz
TROPHY ROOM: Nick Stanislowski pike
Marooned in Manitoba: Canadians reach out to revive North Dakota men's fishing trip
OUTDOOR REPORT: Deep snow, slush pose midwinter ice fishing challenges; trail conditions are good to excellent
Doug Leier: Game and Fish adds fish population survey data to fishing info available online
TROPHY ROOM: Tom Laumb smallmouth
Letter: Old saying: No one is indispensable
Letter: Alberta would be nice as 51st state
Letter: More must be done for homelessness
Port: Offer of free ballet tickets sets off emailed war of words among lawmakers, Measure 1 activist
Plain Talk Podcast: Prisons head decries conditions at New England women's prison, says one inmate pulled her own tooth
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December 21, 2018
Growing Together: Can gardening really help you live to be 100?
FARGO -- Have you seen the recent publicity describing how gardening can help us reach the ripe old age of 100? Well, Grandfather Kinzler was...
December 21, 2018 - 10:59am
November 8, 2018
A 69-year-old man asks to be declared 49, claiming age is as fluid as gender
In the quixotic battle against old age, some people use skin care and spin class. Not Emile Ratelband, a 69-year-old who feels like he's in his...
November 8, 2018 - 2:57pm
August 6, 2018
Marilyn Hagerty: Sharing the past and present with Iris Westman
Iris Westman doesn't pay much attention to news about President Trump. But she thinks it would be well if he could pay off the national debt....
August 6, 2018 - 5:13pm
April 23, 2016
Flat and happy: More people buying into houses without basements
WOODBURY, Minn. -- Gail Gaston says it’s time to bury the basement. “I am happy as a lark,” said Gaston, in his newly purchased basement-free...
April 23, 2016 - 4:30pm
August 7, 2015
Lawmakers’ median age is a decade older than it was 20 years ago
ST. PAUL -- Slowly and with little notice, the Minnesota Legislature has been graying. This year, the median age of House members is 54, according to a Pioneer Press analysis. The median age of senators is 55. Twenty years ago, the median age for both was nearly a decade younger....
August 7, 2015 - 4:00am
July 23, 2015
Duluth hockey player, 94, still active on the ice
Injuries can end a season or career for a hockey player in their teens or 20s, but just weeks after Mark Sertich broke a rib and punctured a...
July 23, 2015 - 4:03pm
July 3, 2015
Aging athletes enter Senior Olympics
ST. PAUL -- Kathy Bergen is one person who didn’t mind turning 75. “I love getting older. I couldn’t wait for my birthday...
July 3, 2015 - 10:00pm
June 25, 2015
Census shows Minnesota's population is getting older, more diverse
ST. PAUL -- Call it old news. The latest U.S. Census estimates, released this week, confirm what we’ve known for some time: a sizable segment of Minnesota’s population is entering its golden years. But a wave of millennials is on their heels — give or take...
June 25, 2015 - 6:15am
May 20, 2015
Anti-tobacco groups eye raising purchasing age to 21 in Minnesota
MOORHEAD, Minn. --Minnesota tobacco control advocates may propose raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21 years old. Hawaii,...
May 20, 2015 - 6:30am
May 2, 2015
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Disability does not affect retirement age
Q. At age 53, I was found eligible for Social Security disability benefits. What effect will this have on my real Social Security at retirement...
May 2, 2015 - 8:00am
May 1, 2015
On Clinton's age, Republican rivals imply -- but never say -- she's old
Her campaign barely three weeks old, Hillary Clinton already has been attacked by Republicans on everything from donations to her family's charitable...
May 1, 2015 - 4:45pm
April 8, 2015
UND fan won't let Parkinson's stop him from cheering at Frozen Four
BOSTON -- The reality has kicked in for 46-year-old Grand Forks native Joanna Pearson in the past two years. She called it the "reality...
April 8, 2015 - 8:09pm
March 12, 2015
Study: Raise minimum age to buy cigarettes to decrease use
Raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21 or 25 years old would significantly reduce their use and tobacco-related illnesses...
March 12, 2015 - 5:00pm
February 5, 2015
Minneapolis lawmaker proposes lower drinking age
ST. PAUL -- Longtime state Rep. Phyllis Kahn, who has tried for years without success to lower the state’s drinking age, is back this year with two bills that would allow people under 21 to drink in bars and restaurants. “It’s a very good way to deal with the serious...
February 5, 2015 - 8:09pm
Rheumatoid arthritis patients better off than decades ago
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People with rheumatoid arthritis are better off than they were 20 years ago, according to new research from the Netherlands. Researchers found about half as many people were considered disabled after the first four years of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) treatment...
December 5, 2013 - 3:05pm