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Houston police chief 'hit rock bottom' after Santa Fe shooting. Then came a nasty feud with the NRA.
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Trump cancels June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
North Korea declares nuclear site closed hours before Trump cancels summit
One injured as authorities investigate officer-involved shooting in Minn.
Celtics clamp down on Cavs, take 3-2 series edge
Caps blank Lightning, return to finals after 20 years
Fowles' double-double leads Lynx past Wings
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers add All-American transfer
BSU hockey programs meet APR standards
Zola Ann Peterson
Cindy Marie Swedberg
John David Langston
Leland Joseph Kupcho
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?
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
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
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: One could question writer’s reason for defending AR-15
MASTER GARDENERS: Pollinators not limited to the bees or butterflies
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The term 'water protectors' is about much more than protests
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Trump cancels June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
Mauled in the woods, a grizzly bear researcher in Montana walks two miles with a fractured skull for help
Less than two weeks ago, Amber Kornak posted about her new job on Facebook.
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May 14, 2018
Group wants lake sturgeon federally protected
DULUTH—The Center for Biological Diversity on Monday announced it has petitioned the federal government to protect lake sturgeon under...
May 14, 2018 - 6:33pm
May 1, 2018
Shocking video shows wildlife park owner being dragged, mauled by lion after entering enclosure
THABAZIMBI, South Africa - The owner of a South African wildlife park is lucky to be alive after he was dragged and mauled by a lion after entering...
May 1, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 19, 2018
This is a story about a stoned raccoon at a fire station
An unusual pair showed up in the pre-dawn hours at Fire Station 82 in Wayne Township, Indiana, last week. Repeatedly pressing the doorbell was...
April 19, 2018 - 2:11pm
April 10, 2018
A Minneapolis mystery: How did a mummified monkey end up in the rafters of a 116-year-old department store?
MINNEAPOLIS - Here’s a mystery you likely thought you’d never hear: how did a mummified monkey end up in the ceiling of a 116-year-old downtown...
April 10, 2018 - 9:08pm
April 9, 2018
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday unveiled a new deer management plan that agency officials say will promote...
April 9, 2018 - 2:03pm
April 4, 2018
‘We were meant to love this kitty’: Okla. boy adopts cat from Minn. shelter with same rare, genetic conditions
OWASSO, Okla.—The family of a 7-year-old Oklahoma boy who was born with two rare genetic conditions are now the proud new owners of a cat...
April 4, 2018 - 4:26pm
April 2, 2018
A police officer in Virginia rescued a couple from this burning home. He went back in for the dog.
Officer Jacob Moore stepped into the Buena Vista, Virginia, police station one morning last week and heard an alert that a house was on fire....
April 2, 2018 - 7:10pm
March 29, 2018
Wildlife groups want more cash for conservation
DULUTH — One-third of wildlife species in the U.S. are at risk of extinction, 40 percent of the nation's freshwater fish are now rare or...
March 29, 2018 - 6:29pm
March 23, 2018
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
SAGANAGA LAKE, GUNFLINT TRAIL — We must have noticed the animal at about the same time. Two of us were riding two-up on a snowmobile, heading back to our cabin last weekend after a day of lake trout fishing. The late-afternoon sun was bathing a bay on the U.S. side of Saganaga...
March 23, 2018 - 6:37am
March 20, 2018
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
It might soon be grizzly bear hunting season in Wyoming. In the wake of a Trump administration decision last summer to remove the bear from the...
March 20, 2018 - 9:07am
March 13, 2018
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
CLOQUET, Minn.—The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed out 8,500 public opinion surveys to residents in the areas of...
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm
February 26, 2018
Leech Lake PD to distribute free dog food
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department, on behalf of the Native American Humane Society, will give away canned dog food from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28, in the back parking lot of the new Leech Lake Tribal Justice Center, 200 Sailstar Drive. It will be distributed...
February 26, 2018 - 7:01pm
Whitney Olson wins two national livestock championships without living on a farm
FORADA, Minn.—Whitney Olson is a farm girl through and through and has been involved in 4-H since she was in third grade. Just last month,...
February 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
February 12, 2018
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
A timber wolf that had earlier become entangled in a wire trapping snare was shot and killed by a Duluth police officer Saturday afternoon along...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm