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The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
Ironton, Minn., man found guilty on child pornography charges
UMD financial research team headed to global finals
Raising the Bar: Brad Paisley concert marks a new level for Sanford Center
Cass Lake-Bena students honored by national organization
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Carlos Gomez beats Twins with walk-off homer off Addison Reed
Seattle beats Minnesota United for first win of the season
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
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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
What would Prince want? Two years later, his estate is a mess and his legacy unclear.
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
January 19, 2018
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
BLOOMINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be cutting back on the number of fingerling walleye it stocks, but maintain its commitment to stocking young fry. The decision comes in response to an analysis of the state's accelerated walleye stock program over...
January 19, 2018 - 6:57pm
A unique contraption for the ice angler
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. —- Jim Dresch was ice fishing with his good friend, Roger Van Surksum, a couple years ago when Van Surksum latched into...
January 19, 2018 - 12:51pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Privatizing more land is a short-sighted approach
State Rep. Steve Green wrote a letter of support of county commissioners who objected to the sale of private land to the state (Letters Jan 10)....
January 19, 2018 - 9:15am
January 18, 2018
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A wolf hit and killed by a truck in Douglas County last week turned out to weigh a little less than originally thought....
January 18, 2018 - 2:01pm
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 14, 2018
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Weather can dictate when fish are most active
The ice conditions are good across the Bemidji area, with 14 to 20 inches of ice on most lakes. There can still be trouble spots near ice heaves...
January 14, 2018 - 9:45am
Brad Dokken: The outdoors from A to Z, the sequel
A year or so back, I challenged myself to come up with a list of the outdoors from A to Z. That might sound easy enough, but as I got down to...
January 14, 2018 - 6:34am
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The sun hadn't yet crested the horizon on Tuesday, Jan. 9, when Greg Clusiau and Lorin LeMire began perforating the...
January 14, 2018 - 6:15am
January 11, 2018
Brrrmidji Kids Can Ice Fish event at state park canceled
BEMIDJI -- The Brrrmidiji Kids Can Ice Fish event at Lake Bemidji State Park on Saturday, Jan. 13, has been canceled because of the below zero temperature forecast. The event has not been rescheduled, officials said in a press release.Lake Bemidji State Park staff will be holding...
January 11, 2018 - 4:05pm
January 10, 2018
South Dakota is still worth the pheasant hunt
The outlook ahead of the 2017 South Dakota pheasant hunting season was a bleak one. Bird numbers were down 45 percent from 2016, according to...
January 10, 2018 - 5:08am
January 9, 2018
Commentary: Michigan man seeks info on a mysterious lure with possible local ties
Antique fishing lure collectors are an inquisitive bunch. They like to add old-time lures and tackle to their collections. The rarer and harder...
January 9, 2018 - 2:59pm
Trout Unlimited hosts fly tying workshop
BEMIDJI -- Trout Unlimited Headwaters Chapter 642 will host a free fly tying class from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 11, at The Garden...
January 9, 2018 - 7:30am
January 8, 2018
Community pulls for Brule, Wis., musher
BRULE, Wis.—A team of athletes from the town of Brule is en route to making a dream come true. Talia Martens, 17, aims to compete in the...
January 8, 2018 - 6:22pm
Take A Kid Ice Fishing event this weekend
ST. PAUL—Take a Kid Ice Fishing Weekend is this Saturday, Jan. 13, through Monday, Jan. 15. During the weekend, Minnesota residents age...
January 8, 2018 - 5:47pm
January 7, 2018
Volunteers needed to count spruce grouse poop
DULUTH, Minn.—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is looking for volunteers to trek across the north woods later this winter...
January 7, 2018 - 7:25am