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Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
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Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
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Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
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9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon. The boy,...
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August 15, 2017
Central Minnesota county enacts no-wake watercraft rule after heavy rains
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Fifteen of Douglas County named 122 lakes have temporary no wake zoning on them starting Tuesday, Aug. 15, for 30 days....
August 15, 2017 - 6:21pm
August 6, 2017
Sam Cook: Back on the Brule River, friendship and firelight
ON WISCONSIN'S BRULE RIVER — We gathered on the banks of this hallowed river the other night to say a kind of goodbye to some friends....
August 6, 2017 - 7:41am
July 9, 2017
Hallowed 'Hex' hatch holds deeper meaning for some trout anglers
Among fly fishers, the words are spoken with a kind of reverence. "The Hex hatch." Duluth fly-fisher Dave Zentner, 80, has been chasing the hatch...
July 9, 2017 - 9:00am
July 7, 2017
At the river, in the dark, carrying on -- barely
Deep dusk had settled over the valley of Wisconsin's Brule River. Phyllis and I had put our aging Old Town Tripper canoe in the river 10 miles...
July 7, 2017 - 11:09am
June 8, 2017
Suspect arrested in motorcycle chase in central Minnesota
Douglas County sheriff's deputies arrested Brandon Lee Cada, 23, of Alexandria Wednesday as a suspect in the motorcycle pursuit that took place...
June 8, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 7, 2017
Frozen Wisconsin hunters get their turkeys the hard way
BARNES, Wis. — All Austin Winfield and Nick Lehman really wanted to do was get out of their turkey hunting blind and get warm. On this...
May 7, 2017 - 6:20am
May 1, 2017
12-year-old Minn. girl who apparently drowned was longboarding along trail near lake
A 12-year-old Alexandria girl who died in an apparent drowning was longboarding along the Central Lakes Trail. JaLysa Anne Cook was found in...
May 1, 2017 - 8:45pm
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
April 21, 2017
Superior, Wis., city councilor arrested
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Superior city councilor faces criminal charges after being accused of pointing a loaded firearm at another person during...
April 21, 2017 - 8:22pm
March 28, 2017
Report: 'Premature' death rate rising
DULUTH — Drug overdoses are contributing to a disturbing increase in premature deaths nationwide, according to an annual county-by-county...
March 28, 2017 - 7:33pm
March 19, 2017
Some Wis. river anglers prefer using flies for the stream's big steelheads
DULUTH, Minn.—When steelhead season opens Saturday, March 25, on Wisconsin's lower Brule River, it's safe to say a lot of anglers will...
March 19, 2017 - 10:00am
March 12, 2017
ATV crash injures two in south-central Minnesota
NELSON, Minn.—Two people from Nelson were injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash Saturday evening in Douglas County. The Douglas County...
March 12, 2017 - 9:21am
February 8, 2017
After chase, officers catch Perham man suspected of exposing himself to girl
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria...
February 8, 2017 - 9:11am
January 11, 2017
Arrest made in connection with Superior homicide
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A 25-year-old Duluth, Minn., man has been charged in connection with a New Year’s Day homicide outside a Superior bar. ...
January 11, 2017 - 7:16pm