Skip to main content
For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks
Crime report for Sept. 20
Meet David Meade, the 'Christian numerologist' whose biblical doomsday claim has some nervously eyeing Sept. 23
Cohasset man killed in Cass County crash
City hosts adult skate lessons this fall
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
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
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
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
September 18, 2017
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The North Dakota oil boom turned black gold into green for public and private interests over its high-flying run....
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
August 31, 2017
Gas utility company offering energy audits
BEMIDJI -- Customers of Minnesota Energy Resources in Bemidji will have an opportunity to find savings in their home next week. From Wednesday-Friday, Sept. 6-8, Minnesota Energy Resources will have staff available for two types of energy efficiency audits. The first option for customers...
August 31, 2017 - 4:17pm
August 25, 2017
Unions condemn pipeline protests: Protesters’ action stops Line 3 work again Friday
DULUTH — Local unions condemned protesters Friday after people identifying themselves as water protectors temporarily shut down construction on a segment of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement in Wisconsin for a second time this week. The latest work shutdown came near...
August 25, 2017 - 7:45pm
August 24, 2017
Coal push may be disaster insurance the grid doesn't need
If all hell breaks loose on the U.S. power grid -- a terrorist blows up a key natural gas pipeline, say, in the midst of a frigid winter -- how...
August 24, 2017 - 12:43pm
August 23, 2017
Protest shuts down Line 3 construction outside Superior
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Protesters identifying themselves as water protectors shut down construction for roughly two hours on a section of the...
August 23, 2017 - 11:47pm
Enbridge CEO: 'No assumptions' on Line 3 approval
DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge CEO Al Monaco said the company is "not making any assumptions" about Minnesota approving 337 miles of new oil...
August 23, 2017 - 11:46pm
August 17, 2017
Final environmental review released for Line 3 replacement
ST. PAUL — Despite a massive new document having "final" in its name, this pipeline permitting process is far from over. On Thursday, Aug....
August 17, 2017 - 7:24pm
August 14, 2017
Canadian oil company to buy Superior, Wis., oil refinery
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Canadian oil company Husky Energy is buying Superior's oil refinery for $435 million. Calumet Specialty Products Partners...
August 14, 2017 - 9:04pm
A brighter solution: Leech Lake unveils new solar panel arrays to benefit low income communities
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe celebrated a big step forward Monday in its push for sustainability. At a ceremony, fittingly under...
August 14, 2017 - 6:23pm
August 3, 2017
Estimate for Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline replacement jumps 9 percent
DULUTH — Enbridge says its Line 3 replacement pipeline is getting more expensive in the wake of regulatory delays and changes to the project....
August 3, 2017 - 4:13pm
July 27, 2017
Alaska's senators threatened with policy retribution by White House official over health care vote
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has threatened Alaska's senators with retribution on major energy and public lands decisions because one of them...
July 27, 2017 - 2:21pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
The Trump administration will propose a requirement that refiners use 15 billion gallons of conventional renewable fuels in 2018, while lowering targets for advanced alternatives that oil refiners have described as unattainable, according to people familiar with the decision.
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
June 29, 2017
President Trump says the Atlantic, Arctic could soon be open to oil drilling
The White House is making a bid to overturn the Obama administration's five-year plan forbidding oil and gas exploration in the Arctic and Atlantic...
June 29, 2017 - 5:43pm
June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
June 19, 2017
Interior head says public lands can make U.S. a "dominant" oil power
BOSTON — Boosting drilling and mining on America's protected federal lands can help the United States become not just independent, but...
June 19, 2017 - 3:46pm