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Minn. man sentenced for role in fentanyl ring
Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
September 5, 2017
Florida officials begin ordering evacuations as Hurricane Irma intensifies to a Category 5 storm
KEY WEST, Fla. - Another monster storm is hurtling closer to the United States, this time threatening Florida, where officials announced mandatory...
September 5, 2017 - 9:20pm
September 1, 2017
Column: What a hurricane tells us about local news
I am thousands of miles away, but I still turned to Chron.com, a website of the Houston Chronicle, to figure out what was going on in Texas...
September 1, 2017 - 8:23am
August 31, 2017
Oil rises, gasoline jumps 10 percent as U.S. refineries reel
NEW YORK - Gasoline futures surged 10 percent on Thursday, Aug. 31, as almost a quarter of U.S. refining capacity remained offline and traders...
August 31, 2017 - 1:05pm
August 30, 2017
At least 22 confirmed dead from Harvey as Houston mayor imposes a nightly curfew
HOUSTON - The biggest rainstorm in the history of the continental United States finally began to move away from Houston on Tuesday, as the remnants...
August 30, 2017 - 7:41am
August 29, 2017
Texas officials say at least 9 dead amid Harvey havoc
HOUSTON - The remnants of Hurricane Harvey pelted Texas on Monday as forecasters warned that the soaking rains would continue for days and major...
August 29, 2017 - 7:35am
August 28, 2017
'Beyond anything experienced': Harvey's impact is coming into chilling focus
HOUSTON - The full extent of Hurricane Harvey's aftermath started to come into chilling focus Sunday in Houston and across much of central Texas,...
August 28, 2017 - 7:20am
With emergency lines swamped, Houston residents plead for help on social media
It was a scary night in Houston and its suburbs. As heavy rains continued to inundate streets flooded by Hurricane Harvey, residents stranded...
August 28, 2017 - 7:13am
August 24, 2017
Do you know what fairy rings are? They sprout after wet weather
WASHINGTON - Have you heard of "fairy rings?" Some people respond, "Who hasn't?" while others look at you funny and wonder if it's a trick question...
August 24, 2017 - 1:29pm
Texas declares state of emergency as tropical storm threatens to become major hurricane
Tropical Storm Harvey is rapidly intensifying in the central Gulf of Mexico and is predicted to plow into east Texas as a very serious hurricane late Friday. An incredible amount of rain, exceeding 20 inches in some areas, is likely as the storm is predicted to stall and unload torrential...
August 24, 2017 - 1:18pm
August 21, 2017
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
DULUTH — The French sailors' spirits must have been running high as they headed out onto Lake Superior on that November day 99 years ago....
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
August 17, 2017
Dayton authorizes disaster assistance for Clearwater County
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday authorized up to an estimated $85,875 in relief for Clearwater County from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account. The county experienced significant damage to public property caused by severe thunderstorms with high...
August 17, 2017 - 4:59pm
August 4, 2017
Extreme weather seen killing 152,000 Europeans a year by 2100
LONDON - Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than...
August 4, 2017 - 5:37pm
July 21, 2017
Reflections on the storm, one year later
DULUTH — Duluth Mayor Emily Larson had been on the job for just over six months when the storm hit. On July 21, 2016, she was on vacation...
July 21, 2017 - 8:03pm
Fire danger grew in Duluth-area's storm's wake
DULUTH, Minn. — When winds clocked at 80 and even 100 mph ravaged trees across southern St. Louis County just before dawn one year ago...
July 21, 2017 - 7:15am
July 16, 2017
Last week's storms produced 9 tornadoes, including one 10 football fields wide
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Meteorologists have confirmed storms from last week produced seven tornadoes in the Red River Valley, including one in...
July 16, 2017 - 4:20pm