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73 killed at Sunni mosque in Iraq
U.S. steel producers win anti-dumping case against cheap imports
Duluth City Council to ponder fines for trail abuse
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Study: Twin Metals mine near Ely would be profitable
Duluth-Superior port hums with activity
Brisket Channel proves to be ultimate reality TV
Biz Buzz for Aug. 18, 2014
St. Olaf offers crash course in business world
Local names and news
Prep football standings
Prep report: Duluth Denfeld wins opener in boys soccer
Reader's view: Western Duluth doesn’t need Ness’ development plan
Reader's view: Fond du Lac Band should clean up air in its casino
Reader's view: Minnesotans appear to drive faster than people elsewhere
Reader's view: There’s nothing to fear from the Tea Party
Reader's view: Democrats try to take down GOP presidential hopefuls
William Kent Krueger still has passion for writing
Horoscopes for Aug. 24, 2014
Horoscopes for Aug. 24, 2014
Book blurb: “Vikings in the Attic, in Search of Nordic America”
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Aug. 22
INDIEWATCH: 'Tiny' touts big ideals in small spaces
DRAGON BOATS: All in the family
Poetry Corner: Rainbows of Autumn
Faces & Names: Judge: Shakira’s hit song ripped off Dominican artist
Faces & Names: Emma Stone to perform in ‘Cabaret’
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 18, 2014
The baykeeper: Thanks to Roger Lapenter, Chequamegon Bay is still producing big bass and drawing anglers
North Country Trail group to hold hiking expo
2014 Northland Fishing Contests
Snapshot for Aug. 24, 2014
Helping Out for August 17, 2014
Another Grandma's Brag Book photo for Aug. 17, 2014
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Births for Aug. 17, 2014
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May 23, 2014
Eh? Weed of the month
No. This has nothing to do with the recently passed legislation dealing with medical marijuana in the state; it has to do with Dalmatian toadflax. According to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, Dalmatian toadflax is a short-lived perennial with waxy, bluish-green stems and...
May 23, 2014 - 7:52pm
Eh? Calling musicians who want a change
While most people abandon their New Year’s resolutions before the snow leaves the ground, Bonnie Ambrosi has been working diligently on hers. And now she needs your help to finish it. Ambrosi’s goal is to launch the first of what she said she hopes will be an annual event in...
May 23, 2014 - 7:50pm
May 21, 2014
Rural Minnesota legislative issues get mixed grades
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers are happy that lawmakers lowered some farm property taxes, but small businesses complain that a higher minimum wage and a bill giving them more legal exposure will hurt. Dry southwestern Minnesotans think they may get Missouri River water, but some...
news / politics
May 21, 2014 - 7:02pm
May 13, 2014
Concerned for bees, Minnesota lawmakers call for pesticide review
ST. PAUL — Seventeen DFL legislators rebuked the state Department of Agriculture late last week over its planned review of the controversial pesticides implicated in the decline in honeybees, arguing that the study should include the possibility of restricting or even banning them...
news / politics
May 13, 2014 - 8:14pm
May 12, 2014
Northland's Locally Laid egg farm debuts TV ad from Super Bowl contest
They didn’t get the Super Bowl spot, but a television ad for Wrenshall's Locally Laid egg farm is now on the air. The ad was produced as...
May 12, 2014 - 9:14am
May 11, 2014
Interest in bees growing
GRANT, Minn. — In Jerry Linser’s apiary rehab clinic, he holds one of his clients between his fingers. “I know where you’ve been,” murmurs Linser to a honeybee, as he gently lifts it to the bee screen around his face. “You have a honey-tummy full of stuff, I can see it.” Linser...
May 11, 2014 - 6:42pm
April 7, 2014
Spring planting goes on amid snow at Northland farm
At Hoffbauer Farm in Midway Township on April 7, you’ll find 3 feet snow over most of the place. Where there isn’t snow, there are 3 inches of squishy mud that is pushing slick ice and pooling against snowpiles towering over your head. But before more visual evidence of the extended...
April 7, 2014 - 10:57pm
Report aims to connect buyers with local food
A newly released report is designed to connect Northland buyers with sources of locally produced food.
April 7, 2014 - 9:46pm
March 29, 2014
15 horses found dead on Minnesota farm
READING, Minn. -- The Nobles County Attorney’s Office is investigating a case of animal neglect after the remains of 15 horses were discovered this week on a farm west of Reading in southwestern Minnesota. Nobles County sheriff’s deputies were called late Tuesday afternoon...
news / crime
March 29, 2014 - 6:04am
March 17, 2014
Minnesota Senate committee rejects delay of biodiesel mandate
ST. PAUL — Plans to increase the percentage of soybean oil in diesel fuel sold in Minnesota survived a delay attempt Monday.
March 17, 2014 - 9:31pm
March 16, 2014
Learn about Community Supported Agriculture at open house in Duluth
Want to get fresh produce right from a local farm? You can all summer long and into fall through Community Supported Agriculture.
March 16, 2014 - 6:36pm
March 15, 2014
Minnesota farmer cited after 22 dairy cattle are found dead in barn
Authorities have cited a southern Minnesota farmer for animal neglect or cruelty after he failed to ask for help in caring for 22 dairy cattle found dead in his barn. The 52-year-old man and his 75-year-old father from Racine, Minn., south of Rochester, were recently in a "very...
news / crime
March 15, 2014 - 7:16am