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Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
Goodhue School District faces a massive referendum vote in May
Highway 19 bridge open house to be held
Reading corp volunteers help kids in the classroom
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Boys Track: Wingers fend off Northfield and Century
Baseball: Wingers go back-to-back against Rockets
Girls Track: Wingers start season strong
Softball: Goodhue comes away with two victories in Hayfield
Softball: Wingers come up short against Rockets
Community within and without: Support needed for amenities, but also much more
The perfect recipe for CAKEability
Riedell withdraws sponsorship over sexual assault dispute
Farm market report for Apr. 9 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
‘Age wave’ pushes change in health care industry
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Letter: Don't change feedlot rules in the middle of the game
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Letter: Haley wrong on health issues
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Viewpoint: Ordination of women: The time is now
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November 29, 2017
Easy ways to cut calories during the holidays
FARGO — The end of the calendar year marks the beginning of "season's eatings" and the beginning of many people's guilty trips to the gym...
November 29, 2017 - 9:30am
April 10, 2009
'The Biggest Loser' misses the mark
Something just ain't right about "The Biggest Loser". The show ALWAYS makes me bawl my eyes out. Every time. Never fails. I cry when they air the first show of the season, when people we can all identify with stand on the scale and say they want to lose weight for their kids...
April 10, 2009 - 7:32am
July 25, 2008
Don't go clowning around, that 5K run looks serious
They make kids laugh. They're always at birthday parties. Sure, clowns are a staple of family fun, but I gotta tell ya, they scare the bleep out of me. My friends laugh at what they consider an irrational -- it's not irrational, OK? -- fixation. Clowns are freaky. My boyfriend...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
If you want to eat, do it, just make up for it later
Sign me up. I'm ready to go. Bring on the dogs. You read it here first: The dark horse in the 2009 Nathan's International July Fourth Hot Dog Eating Contest will be food-loving newspaper reporter and amateur eater Jen Cullen.
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Weight's a lousy indicator of just how healthy you are
I'm finally starting to really get the message: Weight is not an indicator of how healthy a person is. It all became clear last weekend as I bumped, set and spiked -- well, not really, I'm just over 5 feet tall -- my heart out in a friendly volleyball game. My competition and...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Whenever beer is involved, stumbling becomes easy
Maybe it's because of my family background or my German heritage, but nothing goes along better with my golden tan than a chilled beer. Grilling on the deck: Corona. Outdoor baseball: Whatever beer, as long as it's cold. Tubing down the river: I'll take a Budweiser. A...
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Who would have thought I'd be bummed about 6 pounds
I've never been punched in the face or beat up -- until Monday. No, the scale did not grow arms and cold cock me in the eye. My trainer didn't throw me to the ground and start kicking. But after losing six pounds and nine inches since my last weigh-in six weeks ago, I feel like...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Don't ask me ...I'm just a reporter
Wanted: A mathematician to write my life's story. Huh? Nobody in their right mind would ask someone great with numbers to be responsible for writing a biography. So why do we insist on getting weight-loss advice from anyone but a personal trainer? Overweight people turn...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Weight restrictions lifted
Spring weight restrictions end today on Goodhue County asphalt roads. Weight restrictions will continue on gravel roads until further notice.
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
It's a wonder -- eat what you want and lose weight
Culver's double butterburger and fries: check. Girl's night out, booze included: check. Late-night snacks, just a few: check. A few missed workouts: check. Fifteen more pounds and 9.5 more inches lost since Feb. 11: check. To be honest, I was shocked Monday after my...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 11, 2008
Loving myself makes letting go of nasty old friend easier
Fat and me, we go way back. Oh, fat. You silly little thing. Remember in college when we didn't try out for the softball team? It was so much easier sitting in the dorm room with you guzzling down beer and using you as an excuse than it was trying out for the team. We could...
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
Some signs that your weight may be getting out of control
I should have been smart enough to recognize it was a sign. Instead, I convinced myself that cutting my clothes to make them fit was OK. People make alterations to their clothes all the time. I was just saving myself some money. Who needs a seamstress when a pair of meat-cutting...
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am
March 14, 2008
Living in a bubble is the answer -- until it bursts
Can I live in a bubble? A bubble that blocks out jealousy and temptation would be nice. Cravings wouldn't exist in this round, protective world. Neither would shame and guilt. In my bubble, fat and skinny don't exist. You can wear a size 10 and be healthy. Skinny isn't...
March 14, 2008 - 12:00am
March 7, 2008
Learning to love broccoli after a fling with noodles
Dear noodles, I love you. My crush started innocently enough in junior high. I stared at you boiling in a pot on the stove and all I could imagine was grabbing as much of you as I could. You were so tasty that I couldn't help but gobble you up. Now I'm obsessed with...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
Deep-fried cauliflower? It's a killer temptation
Eating healthy is boring. Gone are the days when I go out to fast food restaurants and spin the exciting wheel of deep-fried side dishes. Now the choice is pretty much made for me: salad, salad, or ... more salad. I'm all for a good spread of greens and veggies. At some...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am