Can regular phone calls make society safer? In fact, they can.For years, families with loved ones in prison have known...
Updated: March 06, 2014, - 12:50 PM
Gov. Mark Dayton received the happy news in mid-February that 58 percent of Minnesotans approve of the job he’s doing....
Updated: March 01, 2014, - 10:02 PM
Michael Brady is grateful for small kindnesses offered at the nursing home where his longtime partner faces late-stage Alzheimer’s disease....
Updated: February 24, 2014, - 07:57 PM
I’m guessing that Reid Sagehorn is one of few Minnesotans welcoming another punishing winter storm these past few days. It’s...
Updated: February 22, 2014, - 07:01 PM
On Feb. 15, Betty and Shirley, born four days apart in 1924, celebrated their respective 90th birthdays with homemade birthday cakes and a room filled with relatives and friends from as far away as Texas.
Updated: February 21, 2014, - 02:54 PM
For 10 years, Chee Vang’s soothing voice has guided callers of United Way’s 2-1-1 help line to a head-spinning list...
Updated: February 20, 2014, - 09:26 AM
The political debate around immigration reform has returned to Congress — heated and divisive, heavy on finger-pointing and light on...
Updated: February 15, 2014, - 10:35 PM
Amber Leone Murphy knows it’s largely luck separating her happy story from the tragic tales of Christina Lee Hauser and...
Updated: February 12, 2014, - 11:19 PM
Ann Hinrichs, 47, reconnects with the teacher who made everything come alive for her in sixth grade, Bob Dalton, 87.
Updated: February 12, 2014, - 12:03 PM