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  1. Departure of actress Melissa Gilbert leaves Michigan Democrats with uphill battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... with her husband since 2013 and is most widely known for her turn as Laura Ingalls in the "Little House on the Prairie" television series. Michigan Republican Party spokeswoman Sarah Anderson said they wish Gilbert the best of luck as she deals with ...

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  2. 'Little House on the Prairie' Star Melissa Gilbert Drops Out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | ETonline

    The 52-year-old actress, who famously played Laura Ingalls Wilder on the popular TV drama in the '70s and '80s, announced her congressional bid in Michigan in August, but dropped out on Wednesday due to health concerns. "As many of you know, in 2012 I sustained head and neck injuries from two accidents," she explained on her website.

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  3. UPDATE 1-'Little House' star drops bid for U.S. congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Reuters

    Melissa Gilbert, best known for playing Laura Ingalls Wilder in the 1970s television drama "Little House on the Prairie," has dropped out of the race for a U.S. congressional seat in Michigan for medical reasons. Gilbert, 52, said continued problems from neck and back injuries from a 2012 accident forced her to give up her Democratic candidacy for the Republican-held seat.

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  4. Former 'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert ends Michigan congressional campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Raw Story

    Actress Melissa Gilbert answers a question during a panel discussion at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena January 9, 2007. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas Melissa Gilbert, best known for playing Laura Ingalls Wilder in the 1970s television drama "Little House on the Prairie," has dropped out of the race for a U.S. congressional seat in Michigan for medical reasons, according to local media.

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  5. Melissa Gilbert of 'Little House' Fame Drops Congress Bid Over AilmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | News Max

    Actress Melissa Gilbert, star of "Little House on the Prairie," withdrew from the congressional race for Michigan's 8th district because of ongoing health issues related to past injuries. "It's indescribable to have to make this decision because I had my sights set on my opponent and a lot of people around me felt that I could win," Gilbert, who was running as a Democrat, told People magazine .

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  6. Melissa Gilbert drops out of race for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Gazette

    Little House on the Prairie actress Melissa Gilbert is dropping out of the race for a congressional seat in Michigan, citing advice from her doctors. Gilbert made the announcement through a statement issued by her campaign shortly after a report by WDIV-TV, Detroit, on Tuesday evening that she intended to leave the race, and a Detroit Free Press report that Democratic members of Michigan's congressional delegation had been told Tuesday about Gilbert's impending decision.

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  7. Melissa Gilbert ends run for Congress in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | UPI

    A statement Tuesday from Gilbert, famous for her role as Laura Ingalls Wilder on the television program Little House on the Prairie , mentioned head and neck injuries sustained in two accidents during 2012. "As much as it breaks my heart to say this, my doctors have told me I am physically unable to continue my run for Congress," Gilbert said in the statement.

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  8. State Democrats now 'A Little House in Big Disarray' with Gilbert's exitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Michigan Radio

    ... was giddy when the popular actress Melissa Gilbert, who starred in the TV adaptation of The Little House on the Prairie series, challenged first-term Congressman Mike Bishop, who represents a Lansing-area district. Bishop, a former state senate ...

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  9. 'Little House on the Prairie' star ends bid for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Melissa Gilbert, a former SAG president who starred in the "Little House on the Prairie" television show, is ending her campaign for Congress. Set to challenge Republican Rep. Mike Bishop in Michigan's 8th District, a seat Michigan Democrats hoped to target, the 52-year-old actress cited advice from her doctors stemming from head and neck injuries she suffered in 2012.

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  10. Actress Melissa Gilbert drops out of Michigan's 8th Congressional District raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... the law," she continued. Gilbert, best known for her role playing Laura Ingalls Wilder in the "Little House on the Prairie" television series, has lived in Livingston County since 2013 and was t he only Democratic candidate qualified to appear on ...

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  11. 'Little House on the Prairie' Star Ends Congressional BidRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Roll Call

    Actress Melissa Gilbert, who played Laura Ingalls Wilder in the TV show "Little House on the Prairie," has dropped her challenge to GOP Rep. Mike Bishop in Michigan's 8th District citing health concerns.   "As many of you know, in 2012 I sustained head and neck injuries from two accidents.

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  12. Today in entertainment history: May 20 | WIXY.comRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WIXY-FM Champaign

    ... ("Grace Under Fire," "SCTV") is 68. Musician Warren Cann of Ultravox is 64. Actor Dean Butler ("Little House on the Prairie") is 60. Guitarist Jane Wiedlin of The Go-Go's is 58. Actor Bronson Pinchot is 57. Singer Susan Cowsill of The Cowsills is ...

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  13. History museum part of mystery seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... in the story. EAGLE -- Many an avid reader has fond memories of Laura Ingalls Wilder and "Little House on the Prairie." The story re-creates feelings closely woven into Wisconsin memories -- family, heritage and handmade crafts. Author Kathleen ...

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  14. Agatha Christie's most...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... who seems to be an innocent victim until flashbacks ultimately reveal her true nature. "Little House On the Prairie: The Ninth and Final Season" (Lionsgate, 1982-83, six discs, 21 episodes, TV movie special: "Bless All the Dear Children"). This ...

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  15. Beecher Community Library NewsRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Beecher Herald

    ... will do anything for this dog. The book won a Newbery Medal, and the movie is by the same name. "Little House on the Prairie," by Laura Ingalls Wilder: This is just one in the series of nine books based on the life of the author. They leave their ...

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  16. Local Dems To Host Gilbert At Annual Winans DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... Hamburg Township. While most know her from her role as Laura Ingalls on the 1970's hit TV show "Little House on the Prairie," Gilbert served four years as president of the Screen Actors Guild as well as the AFL-CIO Executive Council. She and her ...

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  17. Patty Duke Honored, Remembered at Coeur d'Alene MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    ... actress Melissa Gilbert at Saturday's memorial. Gilbert, known for her starring role on TV's Little House on the Prairie , co-starred with Duke in a 1979 remake of The Miracle Worker, the landmark film that earned Duke an Academy Award at the age of ...

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  18. Political silliness in Congressional race between Mike Bishop and Melissa GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Michigan Radio

    ... underfunded opponent. Democrats have recruited actress Melissa Gilbert, once the child star of Little House on the Prairie, and her Hollywood friends have been kicking in for her campaign, though they haven't come close to matching the contributions ...

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  19. John Dudley: Cursing the ground beneath our feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... around in shoes and pajamas, jealous of couples whose bedroom floors weren't straight out of "Little House on the Prairie." Now some windows have begun to appear in my weekends. My wife, sensing this, has begun marching me into home improvement ...

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  20. Melissa Gilbert Remembers Patty Duke After Her Death: 'She Was My Second Mom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | ETonline

    The Little House on the Prairie star tells ET in a moving statement, "Anna was my dear friend, teacher, and a second mother." "Her passing leaves a huge hole in my heart.

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