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Officials call St. Paul meeting to answer questions on Level 3 group
A revitalized waterway: Conservation district restores 4,500 feet of Sargent Creek
St. Scholastica professor promotes peace
Kavanaugh accuser will testify Thursday in front of Senate Judiciary Committee
Boat left on Park Point causes stir
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St. Luke's Internal Medicine Associates and St. Luke's Community Care Team Welcome Stephanie Harnack, NP
St. Luke's Welcomes Pediatric Hospitalist Dr. Jordan Blessing
St. Luke's Community Care Team Welcomes Anna Rosenberg, FNP
St. Luke's Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center Medical Director Dr. Jarrod Buresh Certified by American Board of Wound Management
EpiPen shortage persists for some
Place a Business Announcement
Stricker starts strong to win Sanford International
Boos bombard Vikings in home loss to Bills
Historic duck camp tradition lives on
Vikings DE Weatherly gets first career start, first career sack
Vikings say short week, game vs. Rams best way to get past this debacle
Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings & Writers
Ask a Master Gardener: Overwintering water gardens
Boy's pumpkin dream is no pie in the sky
Eric and Christina Stevenson
Jim and Linda Boyd
Manny and Lynda Berg
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Fredrick and Yvonne Peterson
Clara A. Bugliosi
Roberta J. Peterson
Edna M. Shoberg
Sue Ann Nelson Roe
Cartoonist's View: Thin blue line
Reader's View: Republican warts trump Democratic cancers
Reader's View: Failing family farms adds to sadness
Reader's View: Require docs to learn more about nutrition
Clam chowder prepared with river mussels?
Historic duck camp tradition lives on
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Wisconsin may close grouse season early
Nice Fish for Sept. 23
A century ago, they went to war to help: Clay County, Minn., nurses made their mark in WWI
RecSports -- Week of Sept. 16-22
Through Readers' Eyes
September 21, 2018
Sam Cook column: Taking our turn on the Montana prairies
NORTHEASTERN MONTANA — A September evening, and the hunters putter around their camp in a farmer's hay yard. The western sky is starting...
September 21, 2018 - 5:00am
September 14, 2018
Sam Cook column: The wisdom of knowing when to let go
I ran into a friend of mine at the dentist office the other day. We hadn't seen each other for a while. More typically, we come across each...
September 14, 2018 - 5:00am
September 7, 2018
Sam Cook column: Curbside on the first day of school
I was getting my morning paper from the front door when I saw them in the mist. They were a small cluster of adults and kids a couple of houses...
September 7, 2018 - 5:00am
August 31, 2018
Sam Cook column: A final call, and a final boarding call
The smartphone buzzes from atop the dishwasher. Incoming call. Child No. 1, the phone tells him, calling from the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport....
August 31, 2018 - 5:00am
August 24, 2018
Sam Cook: Superior's solace in saying farewell to a friend
We walked across the cobblestone and sand to a shelf of flat rock on the shore of Lake Superior. A Saturday morning. Late August. Brighton...
August 24, 2018 - 5:00am
August 17, 2018
Sam Cook column: Catching fish and catching up in the canoe country
Our friendship was forged over bulging Duluth packs and bins of trail food in the summer of 1976. Mike had come to the Ely outfitting business...
August 17, 2018 - 5:00am
August 10, 2018
Sam Cook column: Wisdom in the woods, the joy of trail talk
I see the couple up ahead on the trail. It's early morning in one of Duluth's trail-rich parks. I know who they are. It's Jan and Larry. Birders....
August 10, 2018 - 5:00am
August 3, 2018
Sam Cook column: Unlikely convergence leads to strange bedfellows
A bunch of us were gathered on the cobblestones of Brighton Beach the other night when my friend Dick told a story of a recent encounter he...
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
July 27, 2018
Sam Cook column: The pulse of life is slow on an island in the Apostles
STOCKTON ISLAND, APOSTLE ISLANDS NATIONAL LAKESHORE — We sit in our camp chairs on the sand, watching the waves greet the shoreline....
July 27, 2018 - 5:00am
July 20, 2018
Sam Cook column: Seeking open country upon re-entry
I headed north with the moonroof and both windows open. I was in no particular hurry. We had been away for more than a week, and I was savoring...
July 20, 2018 - 5:00am
July 13, 2018
Sam Cook column: Waking up wistfully on a summer morning
The alarm on my smartphone jingles at my bedside, and I roll over to silence it. I lie there, taking stock of the morning — the color...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 6, 2018
Sam Cook column: The world is waiting for someone like you
Some friends of mine have come home — this time for good. For most of the past 20 years, this couple has worked abroad from Bangladesh...
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
June 29, 2018
Sam Cook column: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
ONTARIO'S QUETICO PROVINCIAL PARK — Evening comes slipping over the land. On our island camp here in this million-acre canoe-country...
June 29, 2018 - 5:00am
June 22, 2018
Sam Cook column: Living the good life, wave to wave
Not long after we ventured onto the main body of the lake, we saw the whitecaps. The wind had shifted and seemed to be freshening. But we had...
June 22, 2018 - 5:00am
June 15, 2018
Sam Cook column: Becoming dog is a work in progress
The yellow dog and I were off on a two-hour jaunt in the woods the other day. She would lark ahead, following the trail and her nose. At intervals,...
June 15, 2018 - 5:00am