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Bonding bill makes needed investments

Last week, I had the opportunity to have breakfast with Gov. Dayton. Read more

Watch animals around certain types of plants

Dear Leah,  For years, my family has longed for a rescue puppy to join our family! Well, that day has finally come, and we couldn’t ... Read more

It’s OK to change your mind on life’s issues

Happy Medium by Erin Murtaugh If I’ve learned one thing since leaving high school, it’s that it’s OK to change your mind. Since graduating, I ... Read more

When should an older person stop driving?

Question: What can be done about an aging family member when their driving skills become diminished and it becomes a safety concern? Read more

Nurturing environment crucial for children

As an occupational therapist and early childhood special education teacher, I worked for many years with students in the school system to help them realize ... Read more