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Two teens rescued from Lake Superior
Twins Lauryn and Vanessa Petrich set to graduate BHS
DFL's Kennedy says she 'serious' about 8th District run
UPDATED: Filings for local offices
Following her mother’s footsteps: Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
Paxton dominant again as Mariners top Twins
BASEBALL: Jacks lock down No. 2 seed, home field advantage
LeBron scores 46 as Cavs force Game 7
GIRLS GOLF: Kelm, Lumberjacks take first at Rich Spring
Sano back with Twins, looks 100 percent
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Juliana Mathilda Hommerding
John David Langston
Isadore David Bianco
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
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Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
March 4, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Northern Minnesota is not North Dakota. Or is it?
In late February, the Beltrami County Commissioners approved the county sheriff’s request for a mutual aid agreement with various northern...
March 4, 2018 - 11:45am
January 17, 2018
New Beltrami County buffer law adopted
BEMIDJI—Beltrami County Commissioners adopted Tuesday a new ordinance for land buffers near waters that mirrors laws passed at the state level. In June, local officials elected to receive county program aid from the state to administer buffer laws. In doing so, the county is...
January 17, 2018 - 5:51pm
October 19, 2017
Northern Minnesota town's police grooming proposal gets hairy
SILVER BAY, Minn.—The Silver Bay City Council has approved a motion that would allow members of the city's police department to wear well-groomed facial hair while on duty.
October 19, 2017 - 9:15pm
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
August 25, 2017
Unions condemn pipeline protests: Protesters’ action stops Line 3 work again Friday
DULUTH — Local unions condemned protesters Friday after people identifying themselves as water protectors temporarily shut down construction on a segment of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement in Wisconsin for a second time this week. The latest work shutdown came near...
August 25, 2017 - 7:45pm
August 23, 2017
Protest shuts down Line 3 construction outside Superior
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Protesters identifying themselves as water protectors shut down construction for roughly two hours on a section of the...
August 23, 2017 - 11:47pm
August 4, 2017
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Many, if not most, farmers say they like what they have seen so far in how President Donald Trump deals with agriculture....
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
July 30, 2017
Water works: Bemidji explores options after PFCs found in water wells near airport
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji has hired an engineering firm and a law firm as it addresses chemicals found in two now-shutdown water wells by the Bemidji Regional Airport. The city and state have been aware of the chemicals called perfluorocarbons, or PFCs, since about 2008, according...
July 30, 2017 - 7:58am
July 5, 2017
Dayton selects Bemidji as one of 10 communities to host Water Quality meetings
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton announced Tuesday the dates and locations of a series of Water Quality Town Hall meetings beginning in late July, and Bemidji is on the list.
July 5, 2017 - 4:54pm
June 28, 2017
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
SPICER — The waters of Games Lake and Lake Andrew are still clear enough for swimmers to see their toes when they wade into them, or for...
June 28, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
June 9, 2017
‘Daughter Water’ walks the area: Rally set for Sunday in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Local activist Annie Humphrey’s handmade puppet was built to draw attention. The colorful paper-mache construction won’t fit through...
June 9, 2017 - 5:06pm
May 31, 2017
The birth of modern shark mania: Attacks of 1916 left four dead and a coast terrified
The shark mania that grips the country each summer began July 1, 1916, when a young stockbroker from Philadelphia headed into the surf at Beach...
May 31, 2017 - 12:45pm