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French President Macron charms both parties in an impassioned speech to Congress
ATV falls through ice on Lake Bemidji
Fire danger 'very high' in area
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
Teeing off spring
SOFTBALL: BHS scores too little, too late, falls to Cloquet
TRACK AND FIELD: Jacks compete at Brainerd meet
BASEBALL: Jacks fall to EGF in season opener
Alfred James Benais
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
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
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
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
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
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
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
October 29, 2017
'My life mattered': Domestic violence survivor credits Safe Haven with helping her start over
DULUTH — Jennifer Storm remembers the night she and her young daughter drove over the Blatnik Bridge to Duluth together for the first time....
October 29, 2017 - 6:00am
October 24, 2017
A rock thrown from an overpass killed a father. Now 5 teens are charged with murder.
Kenneth Andrew White was riding in the passenger seat of a van on Interstate 75 outside Flint, Michigan, last Wednesday when a six-pound rock...
October 24, 2017 - 3:24pm
September 28, 2017
Toddler shoots two children at Michigan home
A toddler shot and wounded two 3-year-old children with a handgun at a Michigan home where a woman was babysitting several youngsters, police...
September 28, 2017 - 5:53pm
September 22, 2017
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
The fertility rate in Flint, Michigan, dropped precipitously after the city decided to switch to lead-poisoned Flint River water in 2014, according...
September 22, 2017 - 6:42am
June 29, 2017
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: American redstarts are definitely upstarts
On a recent avian adventure to the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, along with a bonus day-trip to Isle Royale aboard...
June 29, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 22, 2017
Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
A U.S. judge on Thursday, June 22, temporarily blocked the deportation of about 100 Iraqi nationals rounded up in Michigan in recent weeks who...
June 22, 2017 - 9:42pm
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
A Montreal man charged with stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport Wednesday tried to buy a gun before the attack but was...
June 22, 2017 - 9:18pm
The FBI is investigating a Michigan airport attack as an 'act of terrorism'
DETROIT/MONTREAL - The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday it was investigating as an act of terrorism the stabbing of a police...
June 22, 2017 - 7:05am
April 28, 2017
Next battleground: An aging Great Lakes pipeline stirs new protest
CALGARY, Alberta - The growing protest movement against U.S. oil and gas pipelines has so far focused on stopping or delaying new construction,...
April 28, 2017 - 10:27am
April 13, 2017
Doctor charged with female genital mutilation of two 7-year-old Minnesota girls
U.S. authorities have charged a Detroit doctor with performing genital mutilation on 7-year-old girls in what is believed to be the first case...
April 13, 2017 - 3:34pm
March 28, 2017
Trump tweets, then Ford announces investment in three Michigan plants
DETROIT/WASHINGTON - Ford Motor Co on Tuesday, March 28, said it would invest $1.2 billion in three Michigan facilities and create 130 jobs in...
March 28, 2017 - 10:09am
March 11, 2017
Gophers ousted from Big Ten tournament by red-hot Michigan
WASHINGTON — Junior center Reggie Lynch sat on a chair in the Minnesota locker room, a streak of red blood near his left elbow in stark contrast...
March 11, 2017 - 7:20pm
February 19, 2017
Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
MINNEAPOLIS -- Often, Richard Pitino hears from Gophers basketball fans who joke to the head coach that the thrilling and tight games his team...
February 19, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 11, 2012
Rich Lowry: The Battle of Lansing
Michigan gave birth to the United Auto Workers. The union was founded at a convention in Detroit in 1935. After its famous sit-down strike in Flint, Mich., in 1937, the UAW won recognition by General Motors and, in the next several years, by Chrysler and Ford. It was the advent of...
December 11, 2012 - 9:43pm