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Bemidji Council reviews driveway ordinance proposal
One of the first to sign up in early 1960s, Peace Corps volunteer from Minnesota dedicates new historical marker
Rare two-headed copperhead snake found in East Coast
Minnesota college application fee waived in October
Fargo man, now charged with killing his father, is still on the run
Vikings' Cook: There's a 'good chance' I'll play against Rams
Defending champs Minnesota Duluth picked to finish first in NCHC; followed by SCSU, UND
Vikings center Elflein ready to return to starting lineup
WOMEN’S GOLF: Beavers finish 13th at Mustang Invite
SOCCER: Smith named NSIC Offensive Player of the Week
Francine May "Bugo" Kingbird
Alberta Ruth Shingler
Janet Marie Walker Reeves
Margaret Louise Dewey
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Bemidji’s Anderson honored by Ducks Unlimited
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
Place a Business Announcement
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Ray & Violet Suther
Brian & Debbie Solum
Ron and Becky Komulainen
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Who celebrates a rout?
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Policy creates concerns
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The Old Duck Hunter
Clam chowder prepared with river mussels?
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Home and Garden
July 30, 2018
Keep forging ahead: Minnesota native finds success as interior designer
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Hopping on a plane and jetting off to the far corners of the country, Laura Wiedmann is taking America by storm —...
July 30, 2018 - 8:03am
July 28, 2018
Commentary: Nipping a birch problem in the bud
Q: Our 10-year-old birch tree has a smaller trunk coming out of the main clump. When would be the best time to remove it, and should it be sealed...
July 28, 2018 - 7:26am
Commentary: There's a secret formula for selecting hydrangeas
FARGO — Remember back in high school when students would whine to the teacher, "Why do we have to memorize this? We're never going to use...
July 28, 2018 - 7:13am
July 21, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Can you guess what gardening question I hear most frequently? At the top of the list is "What can I do about rabbits?" followed by preventing...
July 21, 2018 - 6:17am
Powdery mildew on peonies a common problem
Q: My peonies have powdery mildew and I'm wondering what I can do to get rid of it. What causes this? I'm planning to divide them this fall but...
July 21, 2018 - 6:03am
July 14, 2018
Commentary: It's gardening quiz time!
FARGO — It's been nine months since our last quiz, so close your books and take out a sheet of paper. Do your own work and keep your eyes...
July 14, 2018 - 7:52am
Tree emerging from silo found place in sun
Q: Hi Don, thought you might be interested in seeing this ash tree growing in a silo west of St. Hilaire, Minn. — Lee Johnson.
July 14, 2018 - 7:42am
July 7, 2018
Prairie Expedition Elm a disease-resistant, NDSU variety
Q: I understand there's been progress in developing Dutch elm disease-resistant American elms that are also relatively fast growing. Do you have...
July 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Splendid flower gardens prove our region's grow-power
FARGO — Have you noticed I never refer to our region's growing conditions as harsh, severe, challenging or any other negative adjectives,...
July 7, 2018 - 7:20am
June 30, 2018
Overwintered dipladenia should bloom soon
Q: I kept my dipladenia indoors over winter, and as you said it would, it dropped many leaves but overall remained healthy. I repotted it in...
June 30, 2018 - 7:48am
Mystery of the murdered tree, five years later
Our gardening discussions give us a chance for lighthearted, upbeat fun each week, but it's difficult to put a humorous spin on a tree that's...
June 30, 2018 - 7:45am
June 24, 2018
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Holly Heider Chapple is really so sorry that her minivan smells like Cheez-Its and dirty water. She doesn't need to explain, but she does anyway:...
June 24, 2018 - 10:47am
June 22, 2018
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
Q: I have a question about several of our young plum trees. Some of the fruit are all brown and shriveled up. Any idea what is happening? —...
June 22, 2018 - 12:21pm
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
June provides plenty of time to ponder while weeding. Take dandelions, for example. It's commonly known they were brought to this country as...
June 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
June 17, 2018
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am