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Data: Dec. 10, 2018
2019 tax season likely won’t be too messy after all. But Minnesota’s code may still need a rewrite
Vehicle goes through ice on Lake Lillian
Single-vehicle crash seriously injures Atwater woman
Squad car collides with vehicle in Cold Spring
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
Lillard’s big shots lift Blazers over Wolves
Third-period goals cost BSU in loss to UAH
'Round Up' nets more than $1,100
Cupkie Christmas Village is a true holiday experience!
Safety net mostly intact in new farm bill, Rep. Peterson says
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Alzheimer’s added to medical marijuana treatment list in Minnesota
Place a Business Announcement
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Column: District 518 diligent with elementary intervention
:Letter: Christmas greetings from Crailsheim
Column: Truth, if you dare
Milda Florence Rients
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old Baxter woman raises awareness about endometriosis
Disheveled Theologian: The Wordless Book colors of Christmas -- red
WRHCF scholarship recipient pursues OT degree
MN Department of Health urges action to limit influenza this winter
A Florida toddler needs extremely rare blood to beat cancer. The world is helping her find it.
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
science and nature
November 26, 2018
'Flawless': NASA's InSight explorer lands safely on Mars
The InSight lander, operated by NASA, was built by scientists in the U.S., France and Germany.
November 26, 2018 - 8:41pm
November 19, 2018
Coyote takes small dog in northwest Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A coyote took a small dog from a home on the northwest outskirts of Sioux Falls over the weekend causing the city’s animal...
November 19, 2018 - 5:43pm
November 12, 2018
As death toll climbs from California fires, investigators face grim task of finding remains
In the devastating aftermath of the deadliest wildfire to hit California in 85 years, authorities are struggling with a grim task: Searching...
November 12, 2018 - 7:08am
November 9, 2018
At least nine dead, Paradise 'pretty much destroyed' as wildfire rages in Northern California
A destructive and fast-moving wildfire erupted in northern California on Thursday morning, spreading rapidly because of mix howling winds and...
November 9, 2018 - 7:07am
November 8, 2018
New Yorkers feeling 'crushed' after Central Park's beloved Mandarin duck goes missing
The Mandarin duck was minding his own business on a pond in New York's Central Park when, with the snap of a few viral pictures, he became a...
November 8, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 18, 2018
A fall fairytale: Scientists hang 500 birdhouses to study boreal chickadees
FORBES, Minn. — It was a fairytale in the Sax-Zim bog on Wednesday, Oct. 17. A beautiful solitude held still, with rolling mounds of moss...
October 18, 2018 - 8:27pm
October 12, 2018
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
GRAND FORKS—Although the air remains relatively clean in North Dakota and Minnesota, according to each state's division of air quality,...
October 12, 2018 - 9:01am
October 9, 2018
Expert dispels 5 common wolf myths ahead of International Wolf Symposium
ST. PAUL — L. David Mech is the alpha male of the wolf world. That is, if such a thing existed. Mech, 81, of St. Paul, has spent about...
October 9, 2018 - 9:02pm
Minnesota loons may get $7.2 million from BP oil spill settlement
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Projects to bolster conservation efforts for Minnesota loons will get a huge boost under a settlement agreement announced...
October 9, 2018 - 5:47pm
October 8, 2018
New leader of Conservation Fund aims to continue blending environmental, economic development concerns
HUGO, Minn. — It's not always that conservation and economic development go hand-in-hand. However, the new state director of The Conservation...
October 8, 2018 - 9:28pm
New Minnesota nature center blends nature, humor, community service
LAKE ELMO, Minn.—If you feel like playing buckthorn croquet, there is only one place to do it — the Twin Cities area's newest and...
October 8, 2018 - 9:26pm
October 5, 2018
US will list black rail as threatened: Already down 90 percent, little marsh bird is in trouble
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Friday, Oct. 5, announced it will move to protect the eastern black rail — a small, secretive swamp-loving...
October 5, 2018 - 9:11pm
October 4, 2018
Beaver makes his way into Bemidji hotel
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Bemidji DoubleTree hotel received an unexpected guest late Wednesday night, Oct.3. The night auditor at the hotel found...
October 4, 2018 - 8:09pm
October 2, 2018
'Drunk' birds reported in Gilbert, Minn.
GILBERT, Minn. — Reports of erratic bird activity prompted the Gilbert Police Department to issue a news release Tuesday, Oct. 2. Police...
October 2, 2018 - 6:18pm
September 28, 2018
Moose on the loose in west-central Minnesota
OLIVIA, Minn. — Not your usual trip home for lunch: That's how Susie Lang described her drive on Friday. A bull moose bolted out in front...
September 28, 2018 - 7:28pm