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Feds want to give and take Minnesota health care money
Littlefork man pleads not guilty to sex crimes
Agency defends officers after throwing SD man, wanting 'final goodbyes' to dying mother, against concrete, using Taser
Home destroyed near Bemidji after flames shoot through the roof
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers get their first taste of hockey with Korea exhibition
SWIMMING: BHS swimming glides past North
TENNIS: Two home wins move Lumberjacks to 13-2
Marian Ryan Martin
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
Eva Della Fritz
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
September 19, 2017
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
DULUTH, Minn. — A previously little-known infectious disease has emerged as a major killer of frogs in Minnesota and nine other states,...
18 hours 58 min ago
September 17, 2017
Working toward a better deer herd
It's a big challenge — crafting a formal plan to manage Minnesota's diverse deer herd. That's what wildlife officials with the Minnesota...
September 17, 2017 - 3:38pm
September 12, 2017
Hero Dogs program enlists pups to help those who served
A new school year is starting. No, not yours. We're talking about the newest class in the Hero Dogs training program. These special pups were...
September 12, 2017 - 12:52pm
September 10, 2017
DNR: Minnesota bear harvest down a bit, and that's good
DULUTH — Minnesota's bear harvest is down from last year, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. But some bear guides...
September 10, 2017 - 6:30am
August 27, 2017
Bear hunters looking for another good season this fall
Last fall, Minnesota bear hunters were beneficiaries of a skimpy supply of natural foods in the woods. In other words, the bears were hungry...
August 27, 2017 - 6:00am
August 20, 2017
Researchers finding ample elk habitat in areas near Duluth
FOND DU LAC RESERVATION, Minn. — On a sunny, mid-August afternoon, Drew Erickson took a quick GPS reading and then bolted into the woods...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
Margarita Woc Colburn's childhood memories of a July 1991 total solar eclipse in Central America are of a social gathering for excited adult...
August 18, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 16, 2017
Horse breeding in Minnesota is a high-risk, high-reward business
On the seventh day of his vigil, Scott Rake hovered over his laptop and rubbed his bleary eyes. His mare, Peaceful Sky, should have given...
August 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
August 9, 2017
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
You've heard about the carbon footprint, but what about the carbon paw-print? According to a new study, U.S. cats' and dogs' eating patterns...
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
August 4, 2017
Pup tent: On the trail with the yellow dog
Dusk is coming on. The camp dishes are long since done. I've taken one last swim off the point to cool down. We know what comes next: The mosquito...
August 4, 2017 - 9:02am
August 3, 2017
The true story of 2 fatal grizzly bear attacks that changed our relationship with wildlife
Patrol ranger Bert Gildart was driving down the highest pass in Glacier National Park just after midnight on Aug. 13, 1967, when a woman's voice...
August 3, 2017 - 11:03am
U.S. bird report shows progress
DULUTH — The future of golden-winged warblers in northern Minnesota forests, ringneck pheasants in farm country and sage grouse in the...
August 3, 2017 - 8:24am
August 1, 2017
Appeals court backs wolves' endangered status, but it may be short-lived
DULUTH, Minn.—Wolves in Minnesota, the region and Wyoming won another reprieve Tuesday when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District...
August 1, 2017 - 6:10pm
July 23, 2017
Kitten takes a gamble, beats the odds
CARLTON,, Minn — A kitten used up one of its nine lives last week after apparently hitchhiking from the North Shore to Carlton beneath...
July 23, 2017 - 4:43pm
July 16, 2017
Minnesota grouse drumming counts up 57 percent
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota grouse hunters received great news this past week — ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 57 percent statewide...
July 16, 2017 - 7:08am