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Steaming pizza billboard is not on fire, says Minnesota police after reports
Data: May 21, 2019
Windom elementary groundbreaking ceremony postponed to Thursday
Data: May 19, 2019
Windom to offer 'Begindergarten' next year
Prep baseball: Adrian, Pipestone Area beat Trojans in Worthington
Monday sports roundup: Marshall tops Luverne for Big South baseball title
Prep golf: Trojans Putnam, Weg, Boever earn all-conference status
Boys tennis: Worthington advances in section team tennis
Track and field: Brouwer first in Iowa state high jump
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
ECHO recognized for 25 years of membership
Crossroads Care Center getting new focus
Van Waus is Sanford Worthington’s Employee of the Year
Farmers under pressure
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Combating senior fraud
Column: Interest continues to build in Teacher Pathway program
Column: Medicare for All becomes Medicare for None
Tales from the Chief: Taking the wheel on 'Freedom to Drive'
Letter: Support Tobacco 21 in Minnesota
Mary Ellen Chase
Loie R. Grandprey
Mayor honors efforts in nursing homes
Disheveled Theologian: The cone of shame
Kennecke speaks on opioid abuse at 'Living Your Best Life
Disheveled Theologian: That moment when ...
WHS Prom 2019
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Vern & Marilyn
Steve and Diane
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Jack and LaVonne Slater
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
December 10, 2018
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
DULUTH — A festival that could bring representatives from the likes of Netflix, HBO, Writers Guild of America and Bravo will be held in Duluth next fall. The 14th annual Independent Television Festival is scheduled for Oct. 9-13, 2019, and is a space for writers to show off independently...
December 10, 2018 - 5:52pm
September 29, 2018
Handcrafted history: Resort brings sustainable renovations to Iron Range lodging
BIWABIK, Minn.—Shawn Callahan had quit his mechanical engineering job in the Twin Cities and just returned from a backpacking trip in South...
September 29, 2018 - 8:26am
September 24, 2018
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
DULUTH, Minn—Since he turned 50, Scott Thompson has tried to stay on top of his water intake. He drinks two to three glasses before his...
September 24, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 2, 2018
Native American jingle dresses connect dance, art, history
TOWER, Minn. — The dress talked as Abbi Zapata bumped her feet across the floor. It was a gentle sound, as rhythmic as ice shards moving...
September 2, 2018 - 5:58am
August 12, 2018
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES—For Minnesotans, digging a stranger's car out of a snowbank is standard procedure. They would rarely second guess it. For...
August 12, 2018 - 9:20am
August 10, 2018
Commentary: Wisdom in the woods, the joy of trail talk
I see the couple up ahead on the trail. It's early morning in one of Duluth's trail-rich parks. I know who they are. It's Jan and Larry. Birders....
August 10, 2018 - 4:07pm
July 4, 2018
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Phillip Rotz fears for his family's future in dairy farming. His small 55-cow farm, Twin Oaks Dairy south of Detroit...
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm
July 1, 2018
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
DULUTH — Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge, when seen from directly above, is an intimidating structure. The usual ground-view doesn't adequately...
July 1, 2018 - 11:00am
June 24, 2018
Nature as teacher: Tinkergarten classes let young children explore and learn
DULUTH — On a cloudy Saturday, children and their parents sat on a tarp in Lester Park, picking apart paper, lilac bushels and corn stalks....
June 24, 2018 - 6:05am
May 11, 2018
Sam Cook column: No rest for life in canoe country
ELY — The two painted turtles were sunning atop a bald rock that had been jutting out of Little Gabbro Lake for about 10,000 years. Except...
May 11, 2018 - 6:00am
April 19, 2018
For two boys, fishing season is already here
DULUTH—Here they came, down the snow-packed trail toward us on Wednesday night in Duluth. Two of them. Young boys, it appeared from a distance....
April 19, 2018 - 10:03pm
March 31, 2018
Jail chaplain offers support without judgment
DULUTH — Father John Petrich spends his mornings at St. Luke's hospital and some afternoons at the St. Louis County Jail or the Public...
March 31, 2018 - 10:01pm
Ears to listen, hands to hold: A chaplain’s support often goes to those who weren’t expecting to need it
DULUTH — Sue Fortier used to walk through the cemetery on the way to school. "I'd see all these graves as a little girl; I'd think, 'Where...
March 31, 2018 - 10:00pm
March 27, 2018
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
DULUTH—Melissa Rainville did not take the Peeps pairing lightly. The head brewer from Hoops Brewing smelled the popular bunny-shaped, sugar-coated...
March 27, 2018 - 8:17pm
February 1, 2018
How to halftime: An open letter to Justin Timberlake
Dear JT. It famously rained in Miami during Super Bowl XLI. Splattered lenses captured the crowd chant-singing, clapping, "We Will Rock You"...
February 1, 2018 - 12:47pm