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Man dies after being thrown from boat in northern Minnesota; operator arrested
WATCH: Family records video moments before being struck by lightning
St. Cloud videographers seeking to avoid gay weddings will appeal
Legionnaire’s disease found at Minn. senior living center
She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too.
Lawyer: Ex-NFL star had 'severe' case of CTE brain disease
UMD alum Carson Soucy battling for role on Wild blue line
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
CROSS COUNTRY: Freyholz leads Wolfpack at Faith Baptist Invite
AUTO RACING: Paul Bunyan Stampede set for this weekend
Donald Joseph Smith Sr.
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
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
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
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
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
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
Jeff & Becky Musburger
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Food packing event helps feed the needy
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
September 8, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Don't let house cats run wild outdoors
Found in a 2013 study published in the peer reviewed scientific journal "Nature Communications,"—"Domestic cats kill between 1.4 and 3.7...
September 8, 2017 - 7:30am
August 29, 2017
Southeastern Twin Cities metro birders treated to a year of rarities
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Two rare birds with heavy rounded beaks and a hue brighter than a blue jay have made their home in scrubland at the...
August 29, 2017 - 10:55am
August 26, 2017
Waxwing salvages eclipse experience
The cedar waxwing is always a welcome bird, and never more so than at noon Monday of last week. That was Solar Eclipse Day, and Suezette and...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01pm
August 20, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: To ID hawks, eliminate the red-tail
The red-tailed hawk is easily the most common raptor in this part of the world, and it is most conspicuous in late August, as young-of-the year...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
While driving to work one recent morning as I listened to Minnesota Public Radio, sipping my coffee, and traveling along on the Great River Road...
August 18, 2017 - 4:31am
August 13, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
GRAND FORKS — Last week, I kept company with hummingbirds. It was accidental, really. The hummingbirds happened to be where I was —...
August 13, 2017 - 7:15am
August 11, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
There are a handful of wild birds that make their year-round home right here in marvelous Minnesota. Birds that show up in the springtime and...
August 11, 2017 - 9:53am
August 4, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The beloved bluebirds of Minnesota
The little shallow lake that borders my property, Assawa Lake, is quite low this summer. Rainfall has been sparse and the wetlands and waterways...
August 4, 2017 - 8:02am
July 28, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The brown thrasher is rich with song
While picking blueberries recently at a favorite spot of mine not far from Itasca State Park, I was thrilled to observe a family of one of my...
July 28, 2017 - 8:15am
July 21, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Few birds are considered as intelligent as members of the crow family are, otherwise known as, collectively, corvids. Among the most intelligent...
July 21, 2017 - 7:55am
July 9, 2017
Always in Season: Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
The upland sandpiper is different from other birds in several respects. To begin with, it has two common names. For the last 30 years or so,...
July 9, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 2, 2017
Always in season/ Mike Jacobs: Wrens work their way into folklore
The other day, I got a package from Babe Belzer of Cando, N.D. Inside was a book she had written. The book's heroine is a wren named Winifred...
July 2, 2017 - 7:57am
June 29, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: American redstarts are definitely upstarts
On a recent avian adventure to the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, along with a bonus day-trip to Isle Royale aboard...
June 29, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
The barn swallow is a pretty little bird. It also can be an aggressive little pest. Therefore, human beings, and this individual human, tend...
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 23, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
Every once in awhile, I need to think about whether or not there exists a Minnesota wild bird or critter I haven't written about at least once....
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am