Good Question: Why Aren't More Men Taking Care Of Their Parents?As we live longer, more and more of us are having to take care of our aging parents. The National Alliance for Caregivers estimates that 21 percent of people provide elder care in the United States.
Minn. Mom Ends Cancer Treatment To Be Home With BoysDifficult situations require difficult decisions. Lynn Acker is a 37-year-old wife and mother of three sons in Coon Rapids. She's been fighting cancer for seven years. This winter, she made one of life's toughest decisions.
Kids Can Try Hockey For Free In Minn. SaturdayKids across Minnesota can see what hockey is all about at Try Hockey For Free Day on Saturday. Seventy-three events are scheduled at rinks around the state. The events are aimed at welcoming boys and girls, ages 4 to 9, to come to a local rink and try youth hockey free of charge.
Good Question: Why Do We Dress Boys In Blue And Girls In Pink? When Niagara Falls was illuminated blue on Monday to celebrate the birth of the Prince of Cambridge, there was no doubt what color would be used to mark the birth of the little boy.
Fmr. Shattuck-St. Mary's Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sexually Abusing BoysThe former Shattuck-St. Mary's teacher charged with seven counts of sexually abusing six students changed his plea to guilty on Friday, according to the Rice County Attorney. Lynn Seibel, 71, taught at the Faribault boarding school and was accused of sexually assaulting six males students from 1999 to 2003. He'll now be sentenced on Oct. 4.
Charges: Duluth Little League Coach Sexually Assaulted PlayerA Duluth man is accused of sexually assaulting a boy on his Little League baseball team, including photographing the two of them together naked. Peter Jay Olson, 47, is charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of possessing pictorial presentation of minors, and one count of use of a minor in a sexual performance.
Cops: Two 3-Year-Old Boys Trampled By BuffaloesTwo 3-year-old boys were trampled by buffaloes Friday in Otter Tail County, and their condition is unknown at the time, according to authorities.
Beyond Bounds: MN's Most Dangerous Girl On Skates -- Nicole SchammelMinnesota's most dangerous girl on skates is taking out the trash. Literally and figuratively.
Boy, Oh Boy! Local Hospital Delivers 19 Boys In A RowForget Black Friday -- it seems the University of Minnesota Medical Center celebrated Boy Friday this year.
Police: Missing Alexandria Boys FoundThe two boys who went missing near Alexandria, Minn., Tuesday afternoon have been found, authorities said.
3 Boys Arrested For Allegedly Smashing Car WindowsThree boys were arrested Monday night, accused of vandalizing at least 140 vehicle windows in south Minneapolis over the weekend.
Low Enrollment Shuts Gender-Divided SchoolMinnesota Democrats Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken are among a bipartisan group of U.S. senators backing a bill to eventually end tax subsidies for ethanol producers.