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Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
Squad car collides with vehicle in Cold Spring
Brainerd school posts anti-Trump meme to Facebook: Origin unknown, investigation underway
Bears shut down Rams, close in on NFC North title
Monday nights are special for Vikings RB Cook
Vikings Hill set to take on an idol
With Boudreau concerned, Wild look to pick up pieces of their shattered game
Gophers community raises $15,000 for Dupree McBrayer’s late mom, bringing ‘tears of joy’
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Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
Around the Arts, Dec. 9
A little 'Peace on Earth': BSO brings back popular ‘Snowman’ soundtrack as part of holiday concert
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
'Avengers: Endgame' trailer shows Marvel's tactic of linking films
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Optimism brings more pheasant hunters to South Dakota
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
US economy adds 155,000 jobs in November, below expectations; unemployment, 3.7 percent
Minnesota farmers learn to detect depression, embrace self-care
Profile by Sanford aggressively expanding across US
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GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Real gophers. . . not 'Golden'
"Salisbury Plain," the field between the berm just north of here and 34th Street, is an untended meadow. Sanford Health Bemidji owns it, plus...
November 10, 2018 - 8:20am
October 11, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: A look back at those 'City Improvements'
Few of you may recognize the terms "Borscht Belt," "Jewish Alps" or "city improvements." That's because most of you are too young, not from...
October 11, 2018 - 3:32pm
August 9, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: 'That's a very good question'
What do you do when you have nobody to talk to, no cell phone or computer or even paper and pencil, no musical instrument, no radio or TV, just...
August 9, 2018 - 1:25pm
June 14, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: A prima donna who is not a “prima donna”
The Encyclopedia Britannica has published its last print edition. Instead, you can now consult it, plus oodles of other info sources, online....
June 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 10, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Answering the call of the coyote
Made a cup of tea after a nap Saturday, April 7, then sat here to check the email. Hmm: email from Adela Elwell. Hope everyone is OK. So did...
May 10, 2018 - 1:10pm
April 12, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Church, music take center stage on Palm Sunday
We're doing something new at Bemidji United Methodist: a 9 a.m. service. It's not that the 10:30 a.m. service was overcrowded, but that we wanted...
April 12, 2018 - 10:15am
March 8, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Once there were four of us
Four friends graduated from Peter Stuyvesant High School in New York City (in Carnegie Hall, no less) in June, 1947: Bob, Bruno, Johnny and Evan....
March 8, 2018 - 9:15am
January 12, 2018
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Bachelor cuisine, continued
As noted last month, the column I'd started to write got sidetracked by a visit to Sanford Health Bemidji's excellent ER (Emergency “Room”:...
January 12, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 15, 2017
GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Bachelor cuisine, interrupted
Here's the simplest scrumptious recipe ever. Ingredients: a quart container of fat-free vanilla yogurt and lots of dried sweetened cranberries....
December 15, 2017 - 12:39pm
October 12, 2017
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
What do milk snakes, goatsuckers, and fairy diddles have in common? All are vertebrates (reptiles, birds, and mammals, respectively), and all...
October 12, 2017 - 4:04pm
September 14, 2017
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
(This account is partly fiction.) At "Red Owl" some time ago, I was talking to an alert young father whom I'd never met before, and it came up in that I was from Manhattan, Greenwich Village no less. "Cool!" (He hadn't spotted what remains of my New York accent.) My name also caught...
September 14, 2017 - 6:09pm
June 8, 2017
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
Among other interesting happenings March 26, I had Easter dinner at the home of two favorite ordained Lutherans, Mark and Linnea Papke-Larsen....
June 8, 2017 - 9:27am
May 11, 2017
PRIME TIME: Two husbands, three wives
You may recall that I'm an incurable Savoyard (Gilbert & Sullivan nut). A few of you may remember columns I wrote in ’00, ’04, ’09,...
May 11, 2017 - 10:14am
February 9, 2017
PRIME TIME: From Eternity to Here: a non-Calvinist myth
As noted late last year, we live in a physical universe: space, time, matter, energy and such. Scientists have learned much in recent centuries...
February 9, 2017 - 9:29am
January 12, 2017
PRIME TIME: Stargazers info for 2017
The January 2017 “Sky and Telescope” arrived just after Thanksgiving, to give its readers a heads-up on next year's events. It always comes...
January 12, 2017 - 11:30am