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Witnesses and residents recount Superior refinery explosion
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
Combating fake news: Panel of Fargo media experts discuss the landscape of today's media
Senate debates voluminous budget bill that includes little spending
Audit finds Minnesota preschool programs ‘complex and fragmented’
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
TRACK AND FIELD: Baklund breaks BSU hammer throw record
Famestad, Krause named BSU Athletes of the Year
BASEBALL: Jacks dominate home opener with 15-0 win over Hibbing
SOFTBALL: Wind causes woes in 11-9 Bemidji loss
Jennifer Lynn Lovering
Virginia L. Pollard
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 15, 2018
Snowstorm hits the Northland: More than 8 inches unexpectedly blanket Duluth
DULUTH — Although the storm was predicted to only graze the Twin Ports with snowfall, the flakes began to fall on Sunday morning, April...
April 15, 2018 - 6:56pm
North Shore steelhead run delayed by ice cover on streams
DULUTH — Duluth's Gary Siverson is a bit worried. He loves his steelhead fishing, and in a typical year he would be on the rivers by now....
April 15, 2018 - 6:35am
March 25, 2018
Last rites for loyal Lake Superior 'loopers
DULUTH — So. It's over. The popular Kamloops rainbow trout stocking program on Minnesota's North Shore has been discontinued, Minnesota...
March 25, 2018 - 6:15am
March 18, 2018
St. Louis River muskies on the move
DULUTH — St. Louis River muskie anglers learned something fascinating this past week about the fish they chase all summer: Not all of them...
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
March 11, 2018
Waiting for bites, North Shore Kamloops anglers ponder the future
DULUTH — A biting east wind whipped across Lake Superior on this March afternoon. A half-dozen hardy Kamloops rainbow trout anglers, bundled...
March 11, 2018 - 6:20am
March 4, 2018
'Best lake trout day ever': Out among the Apostle Islands, Josh Teigen and friends find lakers of all size
RED CLIFF, Wis. — Already, this February day in the Apostle Islands had provided a lot of lake trout action. Four- and five-pounders, plus...
March 4, 2018 - 6:05am
Minn. DNR considers new rainbow trout management options
DULUTH—Fisheries officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources expect to make a decision soon about future management of...
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
Cohos in the cold: Coho salmon have shown up on the North Shore earlier this winter
FRENCH RIVER, Minn.—The temperature was struggling to rise above zero at mid-morning on Thursday, Feb. 1. A sharp wind whistled down from...
February 4, 2018 - 6:46am
January 31, 2018
Little ice on Lake Superior so far
DULUTH, Minn. — Time is running out this winter for Lake Superior to ice over or even build enough ice to jig for lake trout off Duluth...
January 31, 2018 - 10:25pm
January 30, 2018
Sawbill a special place for Beargrease mushers, volunteers
ON THE SAWBILL TRAIL, Minn. — With its canvas tents tucked among the pines of the Superior National Forest, housing travelers from near...
January 30, 2018 - 10:20pm
January 16, 2018
Apostle Islands sea caves remain closed
BAYFIELD, Wisc.—This month's frigid weather hasn't pushed the needle toward opening the popular, ice-coated Apostle Islands mainland sea...
January 16, 2018 - 6:23pm
January 15, 2018
Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
DULUTH, Minn.—Some of the Lake Superior region's last herd of caribou got a free helicopter ride over the weekend as Ontario wildlife authorities...
January 15, 2018 - 8:59pm
January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
December 31, 2017
North Shore photographer captures natural wonders in his backyard
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — Paul Sundberg knows what kind of photos his followers appreciate most. He shoots excellent photos of loons feeding...
December 31, 2017 - 6:02am
December 18, 2017
Lake Superior's Isle Royale moose getting smaller
ISLE ROYALE, Minn.—As the last wolves die off on Isle Royale and the Lake Superior island's moose herd continues to grow rapidly, another...
December 18, 2017 - 7:09pm