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Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
‘I want to get people to sing’: Garrison Keillor visits Bemidji on his Gratitude Tour
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
WOMEN'S GOLF: BSU’s Woelfel 9th at NSIC championships
TRACK AND FIELD: BSU's Coleman sets triple jump record
SHIPLEY: 'It' factor is no mystery, but the Wild need to find it
Charity Faith Hope Moses
Betty Elaine Beaulieu
John George "Moose" White
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
April 9, 2017
Swift: It's not our job to talk survivors out of feeling bad
A dear friend recently experienced a death in her family. Like so many of us, I struggled with how to comfort her. As a good codependent, wasn't...
April 9, 2017 - 8:34am
April 8, 2017
'The Vow' couple to share inspiring story of commitment at upcoming events
FARMINGTON, N.M. — Krisxan "Krickitt" Pappas Carpenter can tell you about the day her aunt nicknamed her based on her wiggly ways at age...
April 8, 2017 - 9:03am
Fielding Questions: Prune rabbit-damaged dogwood to rejuvenate
Q: I have a red twig dogwood on the east side of my house. Rabbits chewed through most branches during winter, leaving only short stubs at the...
April 8, 2017 - 7:50am
Growing Together: Advice for new gardeners
According to recent surveys, 18- to 34-year-old millennials are the largest group of new gardeners. Of the six million people who took up yard...
April 8, 2017 - 7:31am
April 7, 2017
Phillips: Kindness is the most important muscle
I didn't think time travel was possible until I was sitting at a track meet the other night. It was my daughter's very first meet. I thought...
April 7, 2017 - 8:00am
Life ahead at 20-something: Fighting fear, embracing opportunity
At 20-something, the old saying is true: we have so much of our lives ahead of us. Our parents and grandparents smile in anticipation of our...
April 7, 2017 - 7:45am
April 6, 2017
Cocktail cake: Gin and tonic makes dessert refreshing, slightly boozy
Sometimes people ask me how I get my ideas for "The Great Indoors." Most of the time, it's pretty easy, especially as we approach notable foodie...
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
April 5, 2017
World of wine: How important is wine closing?
Uncorking a bottle of wine. Unscrewing a bottle of wine. Opening a box of wine. Which one is your preference? Is it based on tradition, convenience,...
April 5, 2017 - 11:04am
April 4, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Exposed! My toddler is living a secret double life
I recently discovered that my son leads a double life. It might sound like the premise for a spy thriller, but it turns out it's a common phenomenon...
April 4, 2017 - 8:50am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Minnesota Ski Pass helps maintain our beautiful trails
To the Great Minnesota Ski Pass holders,
April 4, 2017 - 8:30am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Another tribute to the Franklins. . . and our community
The doctors' tribute to Dr. Gordon and Marjorie Franklin ("They don't make them like the Franklins anymore," Page 4, Saturday, March 11) was...
April 4, 2017 - 8:00am
April 3, 2017
Column: Freedom from scars
Famous psychologist and cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Maxwell Maltz, wrote several books telling stories of people whose lives were transformed when...
April 3, 2017 - 10:56am
April 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There is an ongoing onslaught against science
"These are the times that try men's souls:" Thomas Paine's words of two and half centuries ago ring true today in regard to the onslaught against...
April 2, 2017 - 8:00am
April 1, 2017
Faith Conversations: 'Godspell' musical brings unexpected gift
At around age 4, our middle child would sneak out of her bedroom, drawn by a simple melody being plunked out on ebony and ivory. I'd be there...
April 1, 2017 - 1:08pm
Growing Together: Options for healthy lawns with fewer chemicals
Most yard and garden topics don't arouse serious controversy. Very few gardeners have come to blows over whether daylilies are better divided...
April 1, 2017 - 10:18am