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Trump puts new attorney general in an awkward position from the start
‘Our future is bright’: Albrecht lays out 2019 agenda to keep city running well
Trump's emergency declaration to pay for border wall faces lengthy court battle
Trump appointees promoted nuclear sales to Saudis despite objections, House Dems say
NTC adds to staff: Enrollment bump, consolidated classes gave financial room for hires
CURLING: US men move into 2nd at World Juniors
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks succumb to late goal in section-quarterfinal loss
BOYS BASKETBALL: Lumberjacks blow by Moorhead in statement win
Wild’s collapse continues in loss to Ducks
Eveleth Trophy is Minnesota new prep Stanley Cup
Jerrald "Jerry" Madson
Marvin Robert Pearson
Jeffrey R. Glime
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Veeder: Wilderness dreams come back on days like this
Bursack: Older adults might benefit when doctors eliminate some drugs
Fielding Questions: A prolific amaryllis, an ailing lemon tree and seed-planting depth
Bemidji's Vocalmotive and La Voce Ballo show choirs successful in Waconia
How a stray puppy rescued from a trash pit became a movie star
Affield to hold writing workshop in Bagley
Around the Arts, Feb. 17
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Picking the best of the rest for Oscars
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Snow leads to slush problems on area lakes
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Ambassadors congratulate Burger King North on remodel
Payless to close all U.S. stores
Bemidji's We Love Messes earns new certification
Ambassadors visit Stittsworth MSU and Smoke House
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Daniel E. Ewert
Carol E. Priest
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Season of the quiet Earth
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What is the future for farmers?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walz reverses on Line 3
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February 3, 2019
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Blue jays provide some color to a drab winter
Blue jays! Of all our year 'round avian residents, few are as brilliantly plumaged as blue jays. Indeed, for our color-starved eyes throughout the long and bleak wintertime, the blue jay's color scheme is a welcome contrast to the mostly drab-colored landscape of winter.
February 3, 2019 - 10:16am
February 1, 2019
Bursack: Dig deep to find source of pain for mother with dementia
Dear Carol: My mom was recently diagnosed with vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s. She’s become increasingly confused when she tries to explain...
February 1, 2019 - 6:49pm
Growing Together: What's the best pot (for houseplants)?
There was a time when pot was either a container in which you made soup or grew flowers. It’s wise to choose our words more carefully now....
February 1, 2019 - 3:39pm
Fielding Questions: Repotting a huge Christmas cactus, pruner types and how to add holes to flowerpots
Q: The Christmas cactus I inherited from my mom is 3 feet across. It’s quite uneven, short on the back side due to its previous growing conditions...
February 1, 2019 - 3:22pm
Veeder: Puking toddler waits for no queasy mom
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- You guys, this winter is getting to me. And even though the wind is blowing 65 mph outside my windows, shaking this house...
February 1, 2019 - 10:37am
Swift: The fax of life: '90s technology doesn't hold up in high-speed world
FARGO -- I don’t remember how I spent most of the '90s. I think much of that decade was spent trying to get Drew Barrymore’s haircut, pretending...
February 1, 2019 - 10:15am
January 31, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Carry encouraging words everywhere you go
Have you felt it? That overwhelming need to dispose of all clutter now that the holidays are over? I’ve cleaned out one closet and have about...
January 31, 2019 - 5:22pm
January 26, 2019
Swift: Thursdays with Tony: How one extraordinary human taught me a crash course in humanity
Imagine walking through a mall with a small child. He has a big, wide grin and hasn’t yet learned of the potential threats of life. Everyone...
January 26, 2019 - 3:37pm
Veeder: When I was 15
“Oh, you’re going to feel so old,” my husband told me as I explained my plan for the week to drive across the state to conduct a few writing...
January 26, 2019 - 3:23pm
January 24, 2019
Growing Together: Do you speak gardening? If not, this could help.
FARGO -- Please don’t laugh, but I’ve never golfed. In fact, I don’t think I could even define the terms "birdie," "bogey" or "par," although...
January 24, 2019 - 1:53pm
Fielding Questions: Rooting a snake plant, how to control squirrels and houseplant drainage
Q: I have a variegated snake plant that has grown well, and I’d like to start more. When checking to see if they can be rooted from cuttings,...
January 24, 2019 - 12:23pm
Knutson: 'Arrogant journalists' exist, but not in Upper Midwest agriculture
The caller told me in clear and certain terms that he didn’t like what I’d written in an Agweek news article: that many U.S. farm organizations and commodity groups are deeply concerned about disruptions in American ag exports. “Fake news,” the caller said. “Well,” I said,...
January 24, 2019 - 6:00am
January 23, 2019
Bursack: Daughter's 24/7 elder care needs adjustment, not guilt
Dear Carol: My dad, 84, can shower, dress and eat. He’s continent and takes no medications, he can read, his hearing is OK and he’s non-combative....
January 23, 2019 - 11:16am
Runck: More than a birth story
Last month, I had a baby. I wrote that sentence in three seconds, but it took years to make it true. Our son, Arlo Byron, arrived early after...
January 23, 2019 - 10:49am
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness is a healing balm
My friend lost her dad just days after Christmas. I’ve never been in a situation where I needed to console a friend after a parent’s death,...
January 23, 2019 - 10:40am