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Should the Twin Ports shop for flood insurance?
Fortitude after flood: Wisconsin couple recovers together
A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Group plans candidate forums in Bemidji
Fishing for all, without boundaries
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Ottawa calling: For the second straight day, Sens take UND player in NHL Draft
Gophers commit Blake McLaughlin headlines nine Minnesotans drafted on Day 2
Here's a look at who the Wild selected on Day 2 of NHL draft
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Jerry David "Big Oh" Oelrich
Vera Irene Moos
Wayne Rudolph Torgerson
Britney Ann Lussier
Cathy Lucille Piller
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
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No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
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Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
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Leslie and Janice Schippers
Pete and Sandy
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It's time to send this bully a strong message
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
June 12, 2018
Wildfires are igniting across the Mountain West and the weather is not helping
At least six wildfires are burning in the state of Colorado this week, bolstered by hot, dry winds and no rain in the forecast. The conditions...
June 12, 2018 - 11:41am
May 15, 2018
UPDATED: 'Red Flag Warning' issued for fires
BEMIDJI -- A Red Flag Warning for fire has been issued for several counties in northern Minnesota, including north Beltrami County. And the Bemidji...
May 15, 2018 - 6:28pm
April 30, 2018
Fire in far northern Minnesota burns about 5,800 acres; 30 counties in burn ban
GREENBUSH, Minn. -- Firefighters are working to control a large grass fire that started Sunday night about 15 miles northwest of Greenbush in...
April 30, 2018 - 9:45pm
April 25, 2018
Fire danger 'very high' in area
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Bemidji Fire Department have listed the Bemidji are in a "very high" fire danger...
April 25, 2018 - 11:48am
April 24, 2018
Wildfire season arrives: Much of area in ‘high’ fire danger category
BEMIDJI—Wildfire season took off in the Bemidji area Saturday; the fire department responded to three blazes, and the Minnesota Department...
April 24, 2018 - 8:30am
January 8, 2018
Hurricanes, wildfires made 2017 the most costly US disaster year on record
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria combined with devastating Western wildfires and other natural catastrophes to make 2017 the most expensive...
January 8, 2018 - 2:27pm
December 5, 2017
'Out of control' Southern California fire explodes, forcing tens of thousands to flee
Ferocious fires tore through Southern California on Tuesday, burning massive stretches of land in a matter of hours and forcing tens of thousands...
December 5, 2017 - 5:26pm
October 14, 2017
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Just two days into a girls' trip to wine country, eight women were forced to evacuate their AirBnB, the wide- and...
October 14, 2017 - 8:42am
October 13, 2017
Death toll in California wildfires reaches historically grim heights
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - The horrific scale of death and destruction is coming into focus, even as wildfires continue to rage throughout Northern...
October 13, 2017 - 8:53pm
October 11, 2017
An elderly Napa couple just celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. Then the wildfires came.
Sara and Charles Rippey lived together for much of their century-long lives. She was 98; he was 100. They met almost 90 years ago, as grade-schoolers...
October 11, 2017 - 8:12am
October 9, 2017
At least 10 dead, tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires ravage Northern California's wine country
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - Fires pushed by warm winds and fueled by dry ground swept through California wine country Monday, killing at least 10 people,...
October 9, 2017 - 7:45pm
September 7, 2017
Montana wildfires have burned 1 million acres at a cost of $300 million
DICKINSON, N.D. — While Houston and part of Texas is overflowing with water and flooding, hundreds of thousands of acres in western Montana...
September 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
July 21, 2017
Fighting Montana's wildfires may take backseat to cushion state's rainy day fund
HELENA, Mont. — As more and more wildfires burn during an increasingly hot and dry summer, Montana will likely have to take $30 million...
July 21, 2017 - 11:39am
March 16, 2017
Burning permits required for open burning
BEMIDJI—The Department of Natural Resources is reminding landowners that burning permits are required for all open burning in the Bemidji...
March 16, 2017 - 5:04pm
October 15, 2016
Bemidji selected for national program to help reduce wildfire risks, costs
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji has been named one of five new communities nationwide to receive technical assistance through a national program aimed at reducing wildfire risk and costs. The Community Planning Assistance for Wildfire program offers support at the local level, the...
October 15, 2016 - 6:02pm