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Astro Bob blog: Rosetta update Aug. 1: Comet 67P/C-G's pitted surface
Israel declares Gaza truce over; 50 die in Gaza shelling
Shipping traffic for Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
Faces & Names: Stewart’s ‘Rosewater’ to open Nov. 7
Faces & Names: Goodman in talks for ‘Trumbo’ film
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Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27 billion for Countrywide fraud
U.S. economy rebounds strongly in second quarter
Franchisee outlines plans for Dunkin' Donuts locations in Northland
Dollar Tree to buy rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion
Dunkin’ Donuts to open seven restaurants in Duluth area
Brewhouse favorites gear up for nationals
Local Names & News
Pitching carries Huskies to fourth straight win
Candidate's view: No to copper mining, fluoride; yes to cannabis
Candidate's view: Minnesotans must be assured of honest elections
Candidate's view: Voting must be made easier for all
Candidate's view: Experience vital for secretary of state
Other view: Don’t skimp on veterans’ care
Book blurb: “Madeline Island Summer Houses, An Intimate Journey”
Are you a book hoarder? There’s a word for that
Green’s books under fire again
Heartland Indie Best-seller List for Aug. 1
Book blurb: “Shaping the North Star State: A History of Minnesota’s Boundaries”
Thomas the Tank Engine to pull in thousands of riders this weekend
Sam Cook column: Chance meetings among fellow travelers
Poetry Corner for Aug. 1
Horoscopes for Aug. 1, 2014
TAMARA GRUHOT: A day with Thomas
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 28, 2014
Field reports: Minnesota DNR raises wolf quota. license numbers
Ask a conservation officer: Culling fish is legal, but not a good idea
Viral image sparked new career trajectory for Bayfield photographer
Faces for Aug. 3, 2014
More 2014 Spring Dean's Lists
Can a summer romance last?
Five Questions with Tom Lundgren
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FRANCES MARGARET WESTLUND
JOHN R. REBB
JUNE K. LOX
LEON EARL MIESELER
BROR MELVIN "MEL" JOHNSON
Donald and Mary Jane Maypole
Come Celebrate Bill Warn's Retirement
Dick Simonson's Retirement Open House
Madison Sue Kolquist
Jerry and Carol Maly
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