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Ohio judge shot in 'ambush' outside courthouse, returns fire and kills attacker
Hearing for former BMS admin postponed
Minnesota changes wild rice rules from sulfate to sulfide
North Korea tirade reignites missile threat against Guam
Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
Team USA rides early wave to Solheim Cup repeat
Jeffrey Thomas Kantor
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Don’t take the agricultural industry for granted
Letter to the Editor: No place for Confederate flag in Bemidji
COMMENTARY: State must invest to maintain academic excellence
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
August 20, 2017
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
NORTH OF TOFTE — It was a damp and drippy August morning at Sawbill Canoe Outfitters nestled among the pines at the tip of the Sawbill...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
DULUTH — The number of Minnesota small-game hunters dropped last fall compared to 2015, continuing a steady trend, the Minnesota Department...
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 11, 2017
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
ST. PAUL—The governor called for making the Minnesota River "fishable and swimmable" within 10 years. That was then-Minnesota Gov. Arne...
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
If you are one of the 30 percent of the population of the U.S., or 17 million adults and 6.6 million children, who suffer from seasonal allergies,...
August 9, 2017 - 5:46am
August 6, 2017
DNR expands Minn. deer season opportunities
Deer hunters across most of northwest Minnesota will have more opportunities this fall, the Department of Natural Resources said this week in...
August 6, 2017 - 11:10am
Dokken: Lindner workshop to focus on fishing careers
As one of the most recognizable people in the fishing industry, Al Lindner says the idea for a fishing careers workshop sprouted last August...
August 6, 2017 - 9:09am
The iconic symbol of the wilderness
RED WING, Minn. — Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night,...
August 6, 2017 - 7:25am
August 4, 2017
Pup tent: On the trail with the yellow dog
Dusk is coming on. The camp dishes are long since done. I've taken one last swim off the point to cool down. We know what comes next: The mosquito...
August 4, 2017 - 9:02am
August 2, 2017
Bemidji area to host college fishing national championship
BEMIDJI -- Lake Bemidji and the Greater Bemidji area will serve as the host for a major national fishing championship this month. The 2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops will be held on Lake Bemidji and surrounding lakes from Thursday, Aug. 10, to Saturday,...
August 2, 2017 - 9:05pm
July 31, 2017
Minnesota skiers defy summer heat on giant indoor treadmill — complete with fake snow
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — On a recent balmy midsummer day, Shawn Ryan spent his lunch break downhill skiing in a warehouse in Arden Hills. "You...
July 31, 2017 - 12:53pm
July 30, 2017
Dokken: Another floatplane adventure
Floatplanes are the workhorses of the North, providing convenient transportation to remote fishing spots and supplies to areas not accessible...
July 30, 2017 - 3:32pm
Grand Marais angler uses unconventional rods to fish North Shore streams
ON THE NORTH SHORE — The place where Eric Tofte is fishing is improbably beautiful. He's a half-mile or so up a North Shore stream, well...
July 30, 2017 - 12:26pm
Into the woods: An Ely musician has turned ‘Root Beer Lady’ Dorothy Molter’s story into a musical
ELY, Minn. — A long-ish time ago, on an island in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, there lived a nurse who made root beer for...
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 28, 2017
Back from the high country: Cyclists describe trials of 2,745-mile race
DULUTH — They are home now, their saddle sores healed, their energy reserves rebuilding. They are eating meals of actual food again. For...
July 28, 2017 - 6:00am
July 25, 2017
Couple addicted to hiking trails throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — When Rob Reid of Eau Claire started joining his wife for walks a handful of years ago, he had no idea the hobby would...
July 25, 2017 - 11:58am