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Congress to pursue divergent paths to reopening government, but stalemate no closer to resolution
Winter mixer: Dash of snow between cold snaps
Sex offender to be released to Superior
Astro Bob Blog: Colorful supermoon eclipse delights skywatchers
Bygones for Jan. 21, 2019
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Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
Mending a gap? That's Sew Duluth
Bankruptcies for Jan. 11-17
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Jan. 21
New Executive Director, Pam Benson, to lead SHA
Place a Business Announcement
Minnesota group breaks record for most dog sleds pulled by a single team
Report: NFL puts pass interference on review to-do list
As he was in Minnesota, Jamal Crawford depended on to lead Suns
Patriots outlast Chiefs in OT thriller to reach SB LIII
Rose buries buzzer-beater to lift Timberwolves past Suns
INDIEWATCH: Netflix's 'Tidying Up' is a holistic delight
South Shore author has a story for you — actually, 35
Ask a Master Gardener: Computer programs and apps can help keep the garden organized
New mom hits the sales and Pinterest while crafting homemade charm
Readings & Writers
Richard and Dorothy Knudsen
Alvin and Elvi Saralampi
The Twins are 90!
Al & Jodie Pittsley
Dick and Ruth (Erickson) Olson
James Edward Montague III
Christine Louise Marsh
Bonnie L. Thoorsell
Marion A. McKeever
Clayton James Hanks
Reader's View: Simple math dispels opposition to the wall
Reader's View: Wrong to leverage lives of federal workers
Local View: Gun violence, not the southern border, our real emergency
Local View: Resolutions are temporary; good habits are forever
Cartoonist's View: Cable news
College skiing: St. Scholastica men finish 1-2-3
Deep in the Superior National Forest, Cook County couple builds life around mushing
Field reports: Wisconsin confirms first West Nile in grouse; biggest buck confirmed
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
Houston column: Hole-hopping for panfish on inland lakes
Superior to celebrate new year, Japanese style
Rec Sports for Jan. 20, 2019
Mentor Duluth for Jan. 20, 2019
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Make a Difference for Jan. 20, 2019
December 27, 2018
Optimism brims for 2019 legislative session -- Election gave lawmakers more chance to make difference
In November, Minnesotans chose a new direction for the Legislature, putting DFLers in the majority in the House of Representatives. I want to...
December 27, 2018 - 6:04pm
December 11, 2018
Our View: Push aside politics to protect aging Minnesotans
At a legislative committee hearing last session in St. Paul, story after heartbreaking story was told about aging Minnesotans being neglected...
December 11, 2018 - 5:17pm
October 6, 2018
Candidate's View: Minnesotans need someone to fight for them
I'm a born-and-raised Minnesotan; a mom to four great kids; a grandma to two precious grandsons; a wife to Phil, a small-business owner; and...
October 6, 2018 - 7:47pm
September 26, 2018
Our View / Endorsement: Re-elect Olson, her relationship-building
In her first term in St. Paul, Rep. Liz Olson kept hurrying back home to Duluth to meet with constituents and to host town hall-style listening...
September 26, 2018 - 5:36pm
September 3, 2018
Reader's View: Vote for DFL's support of seniors
Elder abuse is a serious nationwide problem that affects us here in Minnesota. It takes many forms and can be found anywhere: in the home, in assisted-living places (which are not adequately regulated right now), and in nursing homes. Between now and Election Day, seniors (and being...
September 3, 2018 - 9:28pm
August 8, 2018
Minnesota's backlog of elder-abuse complaints has been cleared
ST. PAUL—Minnesota no longer has a backlog of elder-abuse allegations that need to be investigated. The Minnesota Department of Health announced Wednesday that state officials have finished investigating 826 cases of abuse of seniors and vulnerable adults. Investigators substantiated...
August 8, 2018 - 8:24pm
June 10, 2018
Twin Ports targets elder abuse
The Twin Ports is ahead of the curve when it comes to addressing elder abuse. Instead of recognizing a single day — World Elder Abuse...
June 10, 2018 - 8:11pm
May 18, 2018
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
ST. PAUL — The radio host asked a reporter: "What do we know about things happening at the Legislature?" Simple question. Not such a simple...
May 18, 2018 - 1:25pm
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
ST. PAUL—Ideas never really die at the Minnesota Legislature. There's almost always a glimmer of hope that a proposal will make it through, until the House and Senate are forced by state law to adjourn on "the first Monday after the third Saturday in May." This year, that's...
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
May 7, 2018
Statewide View: Senior-care providers take maltreatment reports seriously
Minnesota is fortunate to have a system of services and supports for seniors that is consistently recognized by AARP and others as tops in the...
May 7, 2018 - 6:46pm
April 23, 2018
Our View: Protecting elderly an obvious priority
Every single week in the state of Minnesota, 400 fresh complaints roll in alleging that our aging parents and grandparents in nursing homes,...
April 23, 2018 - 7:53pm
April 13, 2018
Minn. elder care legislation still in the works
ST. PAUL—Kris Sundberg's story is tough to hear. Her father was in an assisted living center. Newspapers piled up outside his door and...
April 13, 2018 - 4:15pm
March 22, 2018
Reader's View: Support measures to stop elder abuse
At the Alzheimer's Rally Day at Minnesota's Capitol on March 19, I learned even more about how dementia is impacting our communities both locally and nationally. I believe more memory care training and more facilities are needed both in the civilian and veterans communities. In Minnesota,...
March 22, 2018 - 4:48pm
March 19, 2018
Lawmaker's View: Stop elder abuse, enact work group recommendations
As Minnesotans, we will do anything for our families and the people we love. Many of us at some point in our lives get to where we have to discuss...
March 19, 2018 - 6:51pm
March 13, 2018
Minnesota politicians join to fight elder abuse
ST. PAUL—Democrats and Republicans are getting together to bolster Minnesota's response to serious lapses in care delivered to senior citizens....
March 13, 2018 - 3:39pm