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Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Deer Lake an elementary school again? TrekNorth eyes building for K-5 expansion
Prosecutors drop drug charges against Bemidji man in plea deal
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
'Beast Mode' returns: Lynch set to join Raiders after trade from Seahawks
Report: Vikings likely to decline Bridgewater's option
Making noise: Trap shooting, Minnesota's fastest growing sport
Frances Eula Oslin
Derald S. Johnson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
April 23, 2017
All about the details: Awards mount for Minnesota taxidermist
CROOKSTON, Minn.—Nick Genereux's taxidermy studio is filled with head and full body mounts of all sizes and varieties. It's also filling...
April 23, 2017 - 12:41pm
Superior Hiking Trail Association hires new leader
DULUTH — The Superior Hiking Trail Association has hired a new executive director to lead its work on maintaining, improving and supporting...
April 23, 2017 - 6:05am
April 16, 2017
Shoring up a stream: Angling group spearheads project to benefit Knife River steelhead
DULUTH — On a sunny March morning, the Knife River comes hustling around a shaded bend and emerges into full sunlight. It is far above...
April 16, 2017 - 4:29pm
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
The killdeer is a familiar bird, perhaps as well known as the robin. Like the robin, it is a reliable sign of spring. The killdeer signals spring...
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
Brad Dokken: Anglers catching, keeping big walleyes in Devils Lake Basin sparks annual spring debate
I'll never forget the first time I fished the Rainy River. The fishing was unlike anything I'd ever experienced. And while I've had the privilege...
April 16, 2017 - 2:26pm
April 11, 2017
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
A dozen Great Lakes states senators have sent a letter to Trump administration officials urging them to move ahead with a plan to stop Asian...
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
April 10, 2017
Come away to Tamahay: Girls camp near Akeley celebrates its history
AKELEY – Campers were immersed in their early-morning routines one summer morning when their counselor alerted them to a particularly lovely...
April 10, 2017 - 10:37am
April 9, 2017
Similar distances, different experiences
National Park Week begins Saturday and continues through April 23, and the annual event offers an opportunity to learn more about these recreational...
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Astro Bob: Spring nights sweeter with the space station
Spring can be a comfortable time of year to get outside at night and watch the stars. When you do, don't be surprised if you have some company....
April 9, 2017 - 10:18am
Fishing guide prefers simpler, more direct tactics for Superior's big browns
BAYFIELD, Wis. — The parking lot at this boat launch near Bayfield on Lake Superior was half-filled with pickups and boat trailers on the...
April 9, 2017 - 8:45am
Turkey season outlooks looking good
DULUTH — With a relatively early spring and most snow now gone in Minnesota's turkey-hunting range, turkey hunters are optimistic about...
April 9, 2017 - 6:00am
April 8, 2017
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
ST. PAUL — An impending budget crunch at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources could threaten state government support for outdoor...
April 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
April 6, 2017
Fire training exercise combines burning and learning in Polk County
POLK COUNTY, Minn. — Thursday afternoon was perfect for burning. And learning. Light and variable northeast winds and plenty of sun made...
April 6, 2017 - 8:18pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
There are lots of signs of spring. No one of them is definitive, but taken together they are completely convincing. Probably the most familiar...
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
Minnesota Legislature so far cool to outdoor fee increases
ST. PAUL — Despite lobbying by a coalition of Minnesota outdoors and environmental groups, Minnesota legislators have so far not included...
April 2, 2017 - 4:18pm