As we sit perched on this last day of August, it’s understandable to feel melancholy.August is sunscreen and sweet corn,...
Updated: August 30, 2014, - 03:59 PM
Brad Johnson knew that his son, Noah, was musically gifted. That buoyed Brad and his wife, Melissa, as they sought to give their son — born 15 weeks premature and legally blind — every opportunity.
Updated: August 30, 2014, - 12:20 AM
British researchers have found that moderate and heavy tobacco smokers get a mental health boost after quitting that’s equal to taking antidepressants.
Updated: August 22, 2014, - 02:33 PM
Face It Foundation, www.faceit foundation.org, 612-789-9897.NAMI, www.namihelps.org, 651-645-2948.SAVE, www.save.org, 952-946-7998.Hennepin County mobile crisis teams, 612-596-1223 (for adults) and 612-348-2233...
Updated: August 16, 2014, - 02:00 PM
I can’t write about men and depression without thinking about Mark Meier, a social worker, husband, father of three children and founder of Twin Cities-based Face It Foundation.
Updated: August 14, 2014, - 09:33 PM
No matter where we stand on the recent Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision, we can thank the crafts store chain for one thing: It got us talking about sex.
Updated: August 08, 2014, - 01:01 PM
Vicie Williams appreciates block parties, but she won’t be hosting one during Tuesday’s National Night Out. Not one to think small, Williams is throwing a Community Barbecue Extravaganza.
Updated: August 02, 2014, - 02:00 PM
Soccer isn’t America’s pastime, but watch a game or three and it’s hard not to wish that it were. I can’t think of a sport better fit to teach Americans an essential but evaporating life skill. It’s called “delayed gratification.”
Updated: July 27, 2014, - 12:10 AM
Wandering down an alleyway in the poor village of Ayacucho, Melanie Ebertz of Stillwater spotted Wilbur Quispe weaving through an open doorway. Shortly after, their lives became forever entwined.
Updated: July 25, 2014, - 02:35 PM