Visitors willing to forgo the adrenaline rush of thrill rides, horse racing and jousting and keep driving will discover rich and varied options in the hilly and understated city of Shakopee.
Updated: September 05, 2014, - 03:26 PM
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
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