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NTC commencement also May 5
BSU commencement is May 5
Congressional talks yield deal to fund government through September
Fire races through Duluth apartment building
Republican lawmaker Ros-Lehtinen, a Trump critic, to retire
Lynx see permanent pluses to temporary den
If Vikings must do damage control, they should have aimed higher
Stunning eagle earns Kisner/Brown Monday playoff in New Orleans
Complete effort by Preds leads to 2-1 series lead on Blues
Sano drives in five as Twins top Royals
Elizabeth "Beth" Haugstad
Douglas J. Conley, Sr.
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Hooray for May
LIBRARY CORNER: May heats up with events at Library
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
PATT RALL COLUMN: Let's pretend it's Spring
Walker summer resident publishes first novel
Recital with new Headwaters instructor
First Friday Art and Acoustics at Least of These
Fifth Grade Invitational at Watermark
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
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
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Ward 4 election, remember Lehmann's support of Sanford Center
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trump's approach to North Korea rekindles global fears
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to all who made March for Science a success
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
April 30, 2017
Dokken: Public land an asset, not a liability
Every October, I host a small group of friends for a few days of ruffed grouse hunting, hockey watching and socializing by the fire. Occasionally,...
17 hours 12 min ago
Fishing trip delivers steelhead serenity
FORKS, Wash.—A few years ago, I wrote a story for a Northland Outdoors section about a trip to Alaska's Kodiak Island, where I was in search...
18 hours 1 min ago
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