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Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as Trump's next secretary of state
The Daily 202: Michael Cohen will take the Fifth. Trump has said innocent people don't do that.
UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
Prosecutors quickly cite Trump's TV comments to help make case on Cohen files
Trump delays release of some JFK files until 2021, bowing to national security concerns
Report: QB Mayfield expected to go No. 1 to Browns
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
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April 25, 2018
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
DULUTH—A judge's recommendation that the Line 3 pipeline replacement should follow its existing route across Minnesota — through two reservations instead of around them, as Enbridge had proposed — is being met with criticism from all sides, including the state's...
15 hours 34 min ago
Places that write lots of tickets for distracted driving also have lower fatal crash rates, analysis finds
Places that write a lot of tickets for distracted driving appear to have lower fatal crash rates than places that don't, according to a report...
April 25, 2018 - 8:08am
April 11, 2018
Lane closure set at Irvine Avenue bridge next week
BEMIDJI -- One lane of the Irvine Avenue bridge at Third Street Northwest will be closed next week for training. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, a lane closure will be put in place on Wednesday, April 18, and Thursday, April 19, to allow emergency responders...
April 11, 2018 - 5:11pm
MnDOT reminding drivers to use caution around work zones
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding motorists this week to be careful around construction areas for the safety...
April 11, 2018 - 4:47pm
March 29, 2018
MnDOT set to begin aerial mapping process
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin its transition away from snowplow operations by conducting aerial mapping...
March 29, 2018 - 5:05pm
March 19, 2018
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
WASHINGTON - Amtrak officials have quietly ended discounts for students and AAA members and raised the age requirement for senior discounts to 65. The discounts, which offered up to 10 percent off tickets, were discontinued earlier this year as part of a shift in strategy for the...
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 7, 2018
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
DULUTH—The estimated $205 million reconstruction of the "can of worms" section of Interstate 35 through Duluth isn't scheduled to begin...
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
Mall of America planning enormous $150 million water park, would be largest in North America
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- The Mall of America wants to build an enormous water park costing more than $150 million. According to a presentation...
March 7, 2018 - 3:51pm
February 21, 2018
County, state eye roundabout on Irvine Avenue near Highway 71 bridge
BEMIDJI -- The safety benefits of roundabouts has county and state officials discussing adding yet another of the traffic control structures...
February 21, 2018 - 6:04pm
February 6, 2018
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
The third fatal Amtrak crash in less than two months has thrown a spotlight on delays in installing congressionally mandated technology designed...
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
February 5, 2018
'Uber of snowplows' expands to Twin Cities
ST. PAUL—Wanna get rid of that snow? Your ability to hire someone to plow your driveway with a simple tap on a smartphone has expanded in the Twin Cities. The on-demand snow removal service SnoHub, a free app, officially launched here this past week. It joins Plowz, another...
February 5, 2018 - 9:54pm
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
Gas prices may go up soon, but SD gas station owner disagrees
MITCHELL, S.D.—This year may not be great for motorists. Several national reports anticipate the average price for gasoline will jump in...
January 3, 2018 - 5:39pm
December 8, 2017
Bemidji moving forward with 2018 reconstruction and reviewing projects in the years ahead
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council on Monday approved roadwork projects for next year and studied plans for five years beyond 2018. During...
December 8, 2017 - 4:41pm