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Sheriff’s office taking steps in case DAPL-type protests come to area
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Data: Feb. 23, 2018
4 arrested after drug bust on central Minn. reservation
Twin cities man charged with chaining, torturing, raping daughters
Girls Basketball: Trojans edge Eagles on senior night
Thursday sports roundup: Luverne breezes through Section 3A quarterfinal game
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
College men's hockey: Battered Broncos to face healthy Bulldogs
Wild power past Devils with big second period
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Esther Zavala de Adame
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
out and about
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 10, 2017
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
The last few Lake Superior woodland caribou may be on the brink of extirpation thanks to the freakishly cold winter of 2014 and hungry wolves...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 8, 2017
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
DULUTH — Three Duluth residents were cited for trespassing on Friday, Dec. 8, after occupying Enbridge's downtown office to demand that...
December 8, 2017 - 7:03pm
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission tapped the brakes on the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline permitting process on Thursday, Dec. 8, saying the...
December 8, 2017 - 9:48am
December 5, 2017
Bikes in the Boundary Waters Wilderness? Bill in Congress would allow it.
ELY, Minn.—A proposal to allow motorized wheelchairs as well as bikes, carts and wheelbarrows in federal wilderness areas — potentially including the Boundary Waters and Isle Royale — is advancing in Washington. The U.S. House Subcommittee on Federal Lands is scheduled...
December 5, 2017 - 8:40pm
December 4, 2017
Park Service nearing decision on Isle Royale wolves
DULUTH — The National Park Service is getting closer to announcing its final decision on reintroducing wolves to Isle Royale National Park,...
December 4, 2017 - 6:35pm
December 1, 2017
Unexpected encounter in the winter woods
I had never noticed the tree before, I'm somewhat ashamed to say. Maybe it was the way the half moon was illuminating its white bark on this...
December 1, 2017 - 7:00am
November 30, 2017
House passes Twin Metals mining bill
Legislation that would reopen areas near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness to copper-nickel exploration and potential mining cleared the U.S. House on Thursday, Nov. 30. The bill, which passed 216-204 and still must clear the Senate and be signed by President Trump before...
November 30, 2017 - 5:13pm
November 29, 2017
Minnesotan fined $1,500 for smuggling leeches into Ontario
Two Minnesota anglers learned the hard way that Ontario doesn't mess around when it comes to fish and game law violations and big fines. Russell...
November 29, 2017 - 10:52pm
US House delays vote on Minn. mining bill
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House on Wednesday debated legislation that would reopen areas near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern...
November 29, 2017 - 5:14pm
Nolan bill forcing PolyMet land swap clears House
WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, Nov. 28, passed legislation that orders the U.S. Forest Service to move forward...
November 29, 2017 - 10:21am
November 28, 2017
IJC wants faster Great Lakes cleanup
DULUTH, Minn. — The governments of Canada and the U.S. are making "considerable progress" in cleaning up the Great Lakes but should set...
November 28, 2017 - 10:37pm
November 22, 2017
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering using sand dredged from the Duluth-Superior Harbor to resupply rapidly...
November 22, 2017 - 11:51pm
November 21, 2017
Comments on controversial oil pipeline due Wednesday; decision expected in spring
DULUTH — After thousands of noisy exhales and concerted keystrokes, Wednesday, Nov. 22, is the deadline to submit public comments on the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement. If everything stays on schedule, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission will decide by the end of...
November 21, 2017 - 5:40pm
February 24, 2016
Letter: More living cover on the land will clean our water
By Ryan Batalden, Lamberton and Loretta Jaus, Gibbon
February 24, 2016 - 8:44am
February 8, 2016
Column: It's time to commit to clean water by 2050
By PAUL AUSTIN, GENE MERRIAM, DARBY NELSON and DAVE LEGVOLD
February 8, 2016 - 5:27pm