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Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
Ellsworth adapts after loss of city hall in Tuesday fire
Effort under way to restore Cottonwood County’s historic Pat’s Grove stone house
Murray County commissioners explore options for government structure
Chilling and thrilling: Eichstadt nets overtime winner for Bemidji State in Hockey Day win
Spurs' head coach Popovich says Wolves' Saunders is a 'student of the game'
After being ‘bullied’ by Illinois, Gophers prep for Penn State, 0-7 in Big Ten
Wild defenseman Matt Dumba still not sure when he can get back on ice
Doug Wolter: Sharing good memories with Jack Morris
Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Education resources for parents
Aimlessly Navigating: Writing fulfills my childhood dream… apparently
Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
Patricia "Pat" Rutgers
Mary Jo (Benson) Nelson
Resolve, revision of habits lead Murillo to healthier lifestyle
Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
out and about
Elmer and Judy Brake
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
December 3, 2018
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Several Minnesota environmental groups are appealing permits issued last month for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota.
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 25, 2018
Climate change has its day in Duluth courtroom
DULUTH — The topic of climate change wound its way into district dourt in Duluth last month, and now a judicial referee is deciding whether...
November 25, 2018 - 4:45pm
October 14, 2018
A timeline of BWCAW history
1902 - The U.S. General Land Office sets aside 500,000 acres in what would become the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, keeping it undeveloped by removing it from settlement acreage being offered to homesteaders. 1904 - Congress grants 20,000 acres to the state for the Burntside...
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am
October 8, 2018
Enbridge 'necessity defense' trial begins in Minnesota
BAGLEY, Minn.—The jury trial for three defendants charged with property damage to an oil pipeline in 2016 started Monday in the Clearwater...
October 8, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 16, 2018
Washington County water-cleaning projects won't start until 2020
MINNEAPOLIS — In February, Washington County cities rejoiced when $850 million was granted to help them clean up their water. But no money will be flowing soon. State agencies have released a timetable showing that it will be 2020 — at the earliest — before any water-cleaning...
September 16, 2018 - 5:27pm
September 2, 2018
Trash talk: Recycling at State Fair isn’t as easy as it sounds, but growing
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — Bryan Schave of Burnsville and Keith Hughes of Minnetonka did their best to recycle while at the Minnesota State...
September 2, 2018 - 7:05pm
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
June 28, 2018
Mixed emotions on Line 3 decision
ST. PAUL — For some Northland residents, the approval of a new oil pipeline was reason to celebrate. For others, it was reason to grieve. As Public Utilities Commission members indicated their support for the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline Thursday afternoon, June 28,...
June 28, 2018 - 8:19pm
June 19, 2018
Commissioners frustrated with Minnesota pipeline options
ST. PAUL—Commissioners deciding whether to approve a proposed 340-mile oil pipeline across the state of Minnesota expressed frustration during a second day of hearings in St. Paul Tuesday.
June 19, 2018 - 10:47pm
June 17, 2018
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
DULUTH—By the end of the month, the fate of the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline should finally be known. After years of technical...
June 17, 2018 - 7:30am
June 12, 2018
With help, Moorhead business aims to be 'the most sustainable little malt plant in the world'
MOORHEAD, Minn.—The Minnesota Waste Wise Foundation has been providing safe, cost-saving alternatives for environmental sustainability...
June 12, 2018 - 10:26am
June 11, 2018
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The 1970s was a heady time for environmentalists in Minnesota and across the country. After decades of industrial exploitation...
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
June 9, 2018
Ash borer dilemma: Cut or treat? Homeowners’ options unpleasant with insect sure to wipe out tree species
ST. PAUL — Now the real battle begins. This could be the summer, say tree experts, when the infestation of the emerald ash borer reaches...
June 9, 2018 - 2:29pm
June 7, 2018
Isle Royale wolf reintroduction to begin
DULUTH—The National Park Service announced on Thursday, June 7, that it will begin to implement its plan this year to increase Isle Royale's...
June 7, 2018 - 5:48pm
June 3, 2018
Twin Ports face numerous chemical risks
DULUTH — For decades, the majority of the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior, Wis., lived under the threat of a concentrated chlorine spill,...
June 3, 2018 - 5:00am