Skip to main content
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Crash probe leaves mystery: June crash on Duluth bridge killed wrong-way driver, injured others
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting in Minnesota
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Letter: Repeating the first Thanksgiving
Duane C. Braun
Eugene C. Schmidt
Margaret P. Bayerkohler
Leland C. Pohlman
Gwendolyn "Gwen" Jean Bjerke
Disheveled Theologian: Faith and the art of garden maintenance
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
Indian dance company to share “Sacred Earth” here next Saturday
Column: They are probably taking pills for their belly aches
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
out and about
Ransom 50th anniversary
Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
Nobles County Ditch 11 Final Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes September 2017
MN Dept. of Education Revenue & Expenditures 2017 & 2018
Data: Oct. 21, 2017
Data: Oct. 20, 2017
September 28, 2017
Five confirmed tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
WILLMAR, Minn. — The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has confirmed that a series of five tornadoes swept across west-central Minnesota...
September 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
July 21, 2017
Reflections on the storm, one year later
DULUTH — Duluth Mayor Emily Larson had been on the job for just over six months when the storm hit. On July 21, 2016, she was on vacation...
July 21, 2017 - 8:03pm
Fire danger grew in Duluth-area's storm's wake
DULUTH, Minn. — When winds clocked at 80 and even 100 mph ravaged trees across southern St. Louis County just before dawn one year ago...
July 21, 2017 - 7:15am
July 18, 2017
Storms rip through Minnesota for second time in 6 days
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Tornado sirens sounded Monday night, July 17, as a severe thunderstorm rumbled through Douglas County. There were...
July 18, 2017 - 10:44am
July 12, 2017
Possible tornado leaves destructive wake through northwest Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — The sound of chainsaws could be heard loud and clear Wednesday, July 12, throughout northwest Alexandria after what...
July 12, 2017 - 12:42pm
June 20, 2017
Worthington Storm softball: Worthington 12U, 14U teams earn sweeps
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Storm 12-and-under and 14-and-under softball teams both swept doubleheaders on Tuesday. The 14U team defeated Tracy 12-6 and 17-7, while the 12U team defeated Windom Gold 15-3 in both games. Taylor Ponto pitched the first game for the 14Us, with seven...
June 20, 2017 - 11:15pm
June 11, 2017
Sunday storms pack a punch
PENNOCK, Minn. — A family dairy operation west of Willmar was hit hard by a powerful storm that rolled through west central Minnesota...
June 11, 2017 - 10:33pm
January 25, 2017
Snowstorm packs punch over northwest Iowa; Local area gets 3-6 inches
REGIONAL — Tuesday’s winter storm in southwest Minnesota wasn’t nearly as severe as expected, but it still made for a lot of work for people...
January 25, 2017 - 8:45pm
December 27, 2016
State of emergency: Thousands still without power in S.D.
MITCHELL, S.D. — Now in a state of emergency, thousands of South Dakotans who saw their holiday lights turn off from the weekend storm are still waiting for power to return. Gov. Dennis Daugaard issued an executive order Tuesday, Dec. 27, declaring all of South Dakota in a state...
December 27, 2016 - 8:58pm
July 22, 2016
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
DULUTH — Utility crews made steady progress Friday in restoring electricity to tens of thousands of Northland homes and businesses left without power after severe storms swept across the region on Thursday. But thousands of other people still were immersed in an unplanned move off...
July 22, 2016 - 9:30pm
July 21, 2016
Storms leave trail of damage in northern Minnesota
Severe thunderstorms roared through northern Minnesota and Wisconsin early Thursday, downing trees and power lines across the region. As of 10 a.m., more than 70,000 customers were without power. The Duluth Fire Department advised no travel in the city of Duluth until later in the...
July 21, 2016 - 9:10pm
June 15, 2016
Light up the night
Lightning flashes during the severe thunderstorm that clipped Worthington early Wednesday.
June 15, 2016 - 9:18pm
June 10, 2016
Como Zoo has a new little lamb
ST. PAUL— Patrons of the Como Zoo are oohing and ahhing over the zoo’s latest baby Dall, and no, that’s not a misspelling. The little lamb, a Dall sheep (pronounced doll), was born Saturday to her proud parents Storm and Thunder, according to Matt Reinartz, a spokesman for the...
June 10, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 23, 2016
Nate Russell of rural Bigelow was on his way to baseball practice at around 5 p.m. Monday when he captured this image of a funnel cloud extending...
May 23, 2016 - 9:32pm
February 8, 2016
Storm snarls East Coast travel: Winter weather pounds southern New England
BOSTON — A winter storm was expected to bring more than a foot of snow and howling winds to parts of southern New England Monday, closing schools...
February 8, 2016 - 3:51pm