Leisure & Lifestyle

Mon
09
Jul

Long-term care insurance. What is it? Do you need it?

With 70 million baby boomers hitting retirement age, there has been a surge in sales of long-term care insurance, which pays for your care in many settings, such as at home, a nursing home, assisted living facility, or adult day care.

Mon
09
Jul

Take steps to prevent illness from swimming this summer

As temperatures rise and Minnesotans flock to swim at their favorite beaches and pools, state health officials are reminding residents of steps they can take to help prevent recreational water illnesses this summer.

Mon
09
Jul

Minnesota reports first West Nile virus case of 2012

The first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) disease in 2012 in a Minnesota resident has been confirmed. State health officials are urging Minnesotans to protect themselves from mosquitoes from now through the autumn frost.

Tue
03
Jul

Reopening a dark chapter

As you look out at the sun-lit grass and listen to the birds chirping, it's hard to imagine all the blood that once filled the Birch Coulee Battlefield in southeastern Minnesota.

Tue
03
Jul

Reopening a dark chapter

As you look out at the sun-lit grass and listen to the birds chirping, it's hard to imagine all the blood that once filled the Birch Coulee Battlefield in southeastern Minnesota.

Tue
03
Jul

Five financial tips for single people

Almost half of all adult Americans - or nearly 100 million people - either have never been married or are divorced or widowed.

Mon
02
Jul

Women on the move - around the country and the world

If you've felt the urge to see different places and experience a new adventure, you're not alone. The Travel Industry Association estimates that 32 million single American women traveled at least once last year -- and a lot of them were Boomers.

Mon
02
Jul

Tips for a safe and fun July 4th

The Fourth of July is a favorite American holiday. Yet mishaps with fireworks can make the holiday memorable for all the wrong reasons.

Thu
28
Jun

Make summer vacation happy with simple safety tips

Summer is officially underway and if you're planning on traveling in the next few weeks, you'll have a lot of company.

Mon
25
Jun

Master the art of selling snake oil

How would you sell a burp balloon to a ninja or a lava cannon to a rock star?

It takes a creative, convincing and perhaps a little left-of-center person to throw out that sales pitch, but it's all about "positioning yourself for the win," Jeff Ochs says.

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