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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
NOWACKI: Keenum quiets critics in Vikings victory
Lynx rally after awful start but lose 85-84 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Twins power past terrible Tigers
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
June 10, 2013
New shelter for Nymore
One good thing that will come out of last year’s July 2 wind storm is this new log shelter at Nymore Park using trees from the blow down at...
June 10, 2013 - 9:35pm
June 4, 2013
Surviving the storms: Knowing how to respond to a tornado vital in storm season
By Austin Ashlock Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After a tornado touched down outside Grafton on Friday afternoon, it is safe to say tornado season, and the dangers it brings, has arrived in the northern Red River Valley. Greg Gust, warning coordination meteorologist...
June 4, 2013 - 11:12pm
June 1, 2013
Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, Plains
9 dead in Oklahoma City tornado By Sean Murphy Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Emergency officials set out Saturday to assess...
June 1, 2013 - 12:28pm
May 30, 2013
NWS: Beltrami, other counties, could see heavy rain, hail
Beltrami and other area counties are in a hazardous weather outlook issued this morning by the National Weather Service. Showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout the day in northwest and west central Minnesota, as well as northeast North Dakota, according to the weather...
May 30, 2013 - 9:44am
May 21, 2013
Rain, rain, go away
BEMIDJI — Continued rainfall kept North Beltrami County in a flood watch for most of Tuesday and more rain was expected overnight before clearing...
May 21, 2013 - 6:33pm
Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Emergency crews combed the sticks and rubble remains of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday morning less than a day after a...
May 21, 2013 - 9:49am
May 14, 2013
Record temps in southern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A wet and chilly spring has given way to record high temperatures for mid-May in southern Minnesota. The temperature...
May 14, 2013 - 6:11pm
May 10, 2013
Extended winter affects gardening businesses
BEMIDJI — It’s spring time, but the winter-like conditions that had loomed over northern Minnesota longer than normal had some impact on...
May 10, 2013 - 7:01pm
April 29, 2013
Warmer weather puts roads under water
BEMIDJI — Residents of Jackson Avenue were more or less cut off from the outside world Sunday night. That’s when the dead-end road in...
April 29, 2013 - 10:58pm
April 21, 2013
Record low temperatures set in Minnesota
DULUTH — After the storm that ended Friday dropped 2 feet of snow on parts of northeastern Minnesota, the region saw record low temperatures Saturday morning. Embarrass reported a low of 14 degrees below zero Saturday. According to Minnesota’s State Climatology Office, that’s...
April 21, 2013 - 12:25am
April 14, 2013
Storm subsides in Bemidji area, but winter storm warning continues until 1 p.m. Monday
A winter storm warning continues for the Bemidji area until 1 p.m. Monday, although it appears the worst of the event is over. About 3 inches...
April 14, 2013 - 7:31am
April 8, 2013
Minnesota farmers getting off to slow start
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota farmers are getting off to a slow start because of the persistent winter.
April 8, 2013 - 4:35pm
Twin Cities volunteers help with Fargo sandbags
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The city of Fargo is getting help from other states in its quest to fill a million sandbags to prepare for expected spring flooding. Volunteers from the Headwaters Relief organization in Minneapolis-St. Paul were among the workers last week when Fargo kicked off...
April 8, 2013 - 7:38am
April 4, 2013
Reservoir drawdown for Mississippi River complete in region
BEMIDJI – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed its drawdown of the Mississippi River Headwaters reservoirs in preparation for potential flooding due to the spring melt. The Corps’ six reservoirs – Leech Lake near Federal Dam,; Winnibigoshish Lake near Deer River; Pokegama...
April 4, 2013 - 4:11pm
April 1, 2013
Temps will be chilly for Twins home opener
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins...
April 1, 2013 - 9:30am