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Devils Lake angler catches potential world record white bass
Sanford Bemidji reports four 'adverse health events' for year
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat, part of at least 10 nationwide
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Beaver men draw defending national champs Augustana in first round
Bemidji Bantam B team takes second at districts
TENNIS: BSU goes 2-0 vs. SCSU, UMD
CURLING: U.S. men now 3-2 at 2017 World Junior Championships
National cycling organization opens investigation into sex abuse claims by longtime national champ from Minnesota
Anita "Neen" R. Lilliquist
Darwin Duane Maxwell
Angela Jean Gross
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
February 10, 2017
Hibbing fire victim charged with fraud, theft
HIBBING, Minn. — When thieves broke into the fire-ravaged Koslucher residence in December, stealing the Hibbing family's Christmas presents...
February 10, 2017 - 6:02pm
Probation for Minnesota teen who aided killer
A Hibbing teen has been placed on probation after admitting that she witnessed the murder of her roommate, traveled with the killer to dispose...
February 10, 2017 - 12:33pm
February 3, 2017
Laskiainen, one of oldest ethnic fests in U.S., marks 80 years in tiny MN community
PALO, Minn. — Start with a tub of snow. Add water and stir until nice and slushy. Pack, pack, pack. Repeat. That’s the recipe for a solid...
February 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 2, 2017
Minnesota loggers hoping new NAFTA deal can help sagging industry
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Northern Minnesota loggers said Wednesday that the region's harvest is down significantly, and with about month left in the winter timber season, the clock is ticking. Industry groups also said that President Donald Trump's notion he will renegotiate the North...
February 2, 2017 - 4:02pm
Wilderness advocates protest against MN Congressman
Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protested in front of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office Thursday morning against...
February 2, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 31, 2017
Minnesota fifth largest minerals producer in U.S.
DULUTH — Mines off all kinds across the U.S. produced an estimated $74.6 billion of raw mineral materials in 2016, a slight increase from 2015,...
January 31, 2017 - 9:20pm
January 23, 2017
Final defendant in 2014 Virginia slaying sentenced to 32 years
VIRGINIA, Minn. — An Iron Range man who admitted to taking part in an April 2014 stabbing death was sentenced to more than 32 years in prison...
January 23, 2017 - 5:51pm
January 18, 2017
Minnesota 17-year-old admits involvement in roommate’s murder
VIRGINIA, Minn. — A Hibbing girl admitted Wednesday that she witnessed the killing of her 20-year-old roommate and helped transport his body to an old mine pit in Mountain Iron, where the killer set fire to his remains. Julianna Christine Sala, 17, pleaded guilty in juvenile court...
January 18, 2017 - 9:01pm
January 12, 2017
It’s Essar vs. Essar in new $1 billion lawsuit: Lawsuit claims tangled, global web of fraudulent moves by Essar officials
DULUTH — First there was Kramer vs. Kramer. Now there’s Essar vs. Essar. The company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota has filed a...
January 12, 2017 - 6:29pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
DULUTH — Two environmental groups on Tuesday said they will file suit in federal district court to stop the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., a long-expected move that would mark the first legal action to stop the project.
January 10, 2017 - 10:02pm
January 9, 2017
Northern Minnesota woman who arranged boyfriend's murder denied leniency
VIRGINIA, Minn. — An Eveleth woman who voluntarily came forward to admit that she arranged the murder of her boyfriend nearly three years...
January 9, 2017 - 6:26pm
December 28, 2016
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota's largest mining companies got some gifts a few days late this holiday season, but it was well worth the wait....
December 28, 2016 - 7:14pm
December 27, 2016
Virginia bar damaged by fire
Firefighters responded to a fire at a business in downtown Virginia Tuesday afternoon. Crews were summoned to the Silver Loon Saloon — formerly...
December 27, 2016 - 8:36pm
December 21, 2016
Deputy ruled justified in shooting of Iron Range man
VIRGINA, Minn. — Last month's officer-involved shooting of an Iron Range man following a vehicle pursuit has been ruled justified. St. Louis...
December 21, 2016 - 1:51pm
Suspect’s brother sentenced to probation after threatening witness in beheading case
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Grand Rapids man was sentenced to probation Monday after admitting to threatening a witness connected to an Itasca County...
December 21, 2016 - 2:00am