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Should the Twin Ports shop for flood insurance?
Fortitude after flood: Wisconsin couple recovers together
A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Group plans candidate forums in Bemidji
Fishing for all, without boundaries
Ottawa calling: For the second straight day, Sens take UND player in NHL Draft
NHL Draft: Duluth's Perunovich goes in second round to St. Louis Blues
Former Duluth women's coach Miller back behind bench
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Vera Irene Moos
Wayne Rudolph Torgerson
Cathy Lucille Piller
Britney Ann Lussier
Jerry David "Big Oh" Oelrich
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Tips for pest management in the garden
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
Place a Business Announcement
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It's time to send this bully a strong message
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
June 12, 2018
Wildfires are igniting across the Mountain West and the weather is not helping
At least six wildfires are burning in the state of Colorado this week, bolstered by hot, dry winds and no rain in the forecast. The conditions...
June 12, 2018 - 11:41am
May 28, 2018
Fire destroys semi near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A semi truck is a total loss after it caught fire near Thief River Falls on Monday, May 28. Thief River Falls Fire Department officials said crews responded to Thygeson's Construction just after 11:30 a.m. for a reported semi-truck fire. When crews got there,...
May 28, 2018 - 4:33pm
May 24, 2018
Late-night blaze destroys condominium at Breezy Point vacation property in central Minn.
BREEZY POINT, Minn. — A privately owned condo building within the gates of Breezy Point Resort burned dramatically Wednesday, May 23, as...
May 24, 2018 - 12:25pm
May 23, 2018
Spring burning restrictions lifted in Bemidji, though fire danger remains high
BEMIDJI—Spring burning restrictions were lifted in Bemidji on Wednesday, but fire danger in both the county and the city remains high....
May 23, 2018 - 5:08pm
May 18, 2018
Massive Sioux Falls fire, explosion involved propane tanks, semi trucks
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A massive fire and explosion in western Sioux Falls on Thursday night at a welding company involved exploding propane storage...
May 18, 2018 - 6:11pm
May 11, 2018
After refinery fire, officials hope to upgrade Superior hazmat team
SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Superior fire chief is hoping to bolster a more robust hazmat team following last month's refinery fire. Superior Fire Department chief Steve Panger said elevating its team from Type 2 to a Type 1 team would lead to more funding, training and resources for...
May 11, 2018 - 8:15pm
May 7, 2018
Wisconsin initiative focuses on firefighters' mental health
GREENFIELD, Wis.,—A new collaboration is taking shape in Wisconsin to connect firefighters to mental health resources.
May 7, 2018 - 7:52pm
May 4, 2018
Firefighters respond to 3 area wildfires
BEMIDJI—Firefighters responded to three Bemidji area wildfires on Friday as dry conditions and gusty winds led to a "Red Flag Warning"...
May 4, 2018 - 8:41pm
May 2, 2018
No one injured in downtown fire
BEMIDJI—No one was injured Wednesday evening in a downtown structure fire. The Bemidji Fire Department was called to 507 Beltrami Ave....
May 2, 2018 - 7:32pm
April 30, 2018
Officials will consider future use of hydrogen fluoride after refinery fire
SUPERIOR, Wis.—City of Superior and Husky Energy officials said they are examining whether to continue using hydrogen fluoride at Superior's...
April 30, 2018 - 8:45pm
Northwest Minnesota building destroyed after controlled burn 'got out of hand
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—A controlled burn near East Grand Forks has destroyed a building. The blaze started as a controlled burn Saturday about 7 miles south of East Grand Forks, according to the city's fire department. The fire "got out of hand" and ignited a building, which...
April 30, 2018 - 4:13pm
DNR issues open burning restrictions
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Monday that the state will restrict open burning in parts of Beltrami County...
April 30, 2018 - 4:05pm
April 28, 2018
Smoke plume from burning asphalt likely toxic: EPA says testing shows air was safe after Superior oil refinery fire was out
SUPERIOR, Wis. — At the height of the Husky Energy oil refinery fire Thursday, April 26, as a massive plume of smoke billowed into the...
April 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2018
Dry, warm and windy: Conditions increase fire danger in ND, Minn.
FARGO — The right conditions are in place for a fire to go wrong, and fast. High winds up to 35 mph, low humidity, warm temperatures and...
April 27, 2018 - 8:16pm
Focus shifts for fire cleanup: Superior recovers as refinery monitors safety
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Superior's evacuation order has been lifted, but the mop-up continues on the scene of Thursday's massive fire at the Husky...
April 27, 2018 - 7:26pm