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Utility worker stops to help deer blinded by snow and ice after North Dakota blizzard
Fond du Lac Band dedicates new $14 million center in Duluth
Judge rules on disputes in former coaches' discrimination lawsuit against UMD
Saturday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Snow Saturday night into Sunday
Wisconsin judge rejects bid to stop election recount
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Duluth unveils loan program for 'brownfield' redevelopment
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation, hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Bulldogs knocked off NCHC pedestal following long layoff
Prep report: MLWR rolls past rival Barnum in boys basketball
Wolves fall to Pistons
Gophers one win away from volleyball Final Four
Tips for trimming the perfect Christmas tree
Ballet review: Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ guaranteed to make you smile
Comedy review: 2016 Rubber Chicken Holiday Show thin on big ‘yolks’
A guide to worm composting
This holiday, put away the poinsettia and try these bright, tropical plants
Happy Half-Birthday, Elsa MacDonald!
James and Shirley Sellman
With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
CURTIS R. GUNDERSON
DONNA J. BOLANDER
LAURA ELIZABETH LARSON
MAE E. (LAHTONEN) ANDERSON
GERALDINE NIVA JOHNSON
Reader's View: Take time to thank those who plow our roads
Reader's View: Health insurance is not health care
Reader's View: Planned Parenthood a vital part of community
Reader's View: College in the Schools benefits everyone
Reader's View: State must recognize the threat of sulfide mining
Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Registration renewals due soon for ATVs, sleds
Outdoors notes for Dec. 4
Outdoors calendar for Dec. 4
Horoscopes for Dec. 10
Ask a Trooper: What do white and yellow lines mean?
Horoscopes for Dec. 9
Horoscopes for Dec. 8
Horoscopes for Dec. 7
November 25, 2016
SAM COOK COLUMN: Ice, tracks, death: A walk into winter
Whoomp. And the long white season was upon us. Just like that. One day, it seemed, we were grilling burgers in wan but warm sunlight. And hardly...
November 25, 2016 - 5:00am
November 18, 2016
Sam Cook column: From the Netherlands and the Ukraine, with love
The old man was standing just inside the door of a senior citizens' home in Windom, Minn., when I came across him. Short, with a fringe of gray...
November 18, 2016 - 5:30am
November 12, 2016
Beverly Godfrey column: The truth revealed
The presidential election result made me think of the times all my children, at about age 3, and always as I’m tucking them in to bed, asked...
November 12, 2016 - 7:53pm
November 8, 2016
NUTRITION: Are you ready to update green bean casserole?
With the holidays approaching, green bean casserole and advertisements for Campbell’s cream of mushroom soup will be popping up all over. The...
November 8, 2016 - 6:00am
November 4, 2016
Sam Cook column: Tricky crossings in quest of roosters
WINDOM, Minn. — I've still got a little spring in my legs, but I could see that this drainage ditch was no match for my broad-jumping abilities....
November 4, 2016 - 5:15am
September 20, 2016
NUTRITION: Enjoy the cucumber bounty
It seems this season’s harvest has brought a plethora of cucumbers, which are known for their crisp, fresh flavor and are often eaten raw —...
September 20, 2016 - 12:00am
July 23, 2016
Sam Cook: A pack full of tips for taking the kids camping
The memory is so clear in my mind that it might be there forever. Two kids, older sister and younger brother, are trundling off down a trail. Sister carries a yellow bucket. Brother, in rubber boots, is holding his sister’s free hand. They are venturing into the woods, headed for...
July 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
June 25, 2016
Sam Cook: Lab experiment: Making room in the heart
There will be a puppy. I’ve told the old yellow dog, but I don’t think she has fully grasped the reality of the situation. “You’re going to have a roommate,” I told her. She rolled on her back so I could scratch her belly. The puppy, another yellow Lab, was born May 24...
June 25, 2016 - 11:00pm
November 5, 2015
Christa Lawler column: Another fear gets smooshed down in the exam room
It felt weird to post a selfie from the changing room before my first mammogram. I mean, I took the photo: Me in a pink hospital top, head tilted...
November 5, 2015 - 12:00am
September 18, 2015
SAM COOK COLUM: Lunch-hour blues: Worth savoring
I plopped down on the beach at Park Point and looked out at an intensely blue world. Lake Superior rolled deep blue to the horizon, and a flawless...
September 18, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
SAM COOK COLUMN: What's that smell?
It's early morning, after a light overnight rain. Sunlight, buttery yellow, filters through the maples and dapples the trail. The air is humid...
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
May 29, 2015
SAM COOK COLUMN: Why being honest matters
A number of years ago, reporting a story on high-water problems in Douglas County, I ended up alongside a local TV news crew at a rural home....
May 29, 2015 - 12:00am
May 1, 2015
Sam Cook Column: Are you ready for motherhood?
Mother's Day is just around the corner. In that spirit, and with no formal training, I offer the following 10 questions you might want to ask...
May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 27, 2015
Appearances deceive: He's already gone
Do not come knocking. I am not here. Yes, I'm aware that you can see me, that I appear to be here at my desk. But I am gone. I'm flying...
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am
March 6, 2015
SAM COOK COLUMN: Passing it on, word by word
His name was Seth. He came with questions and an open mind. He's a journalism student at a local university, writing a paper about someone...
March 6, 2015 - 12:00am