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Drought worsens in Dakotas, Montana
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near BWCAW
Trump says he did not record conversations with former FBI Director Comey
'I don't want you to get shooted,' girl, 4, begged mother after Philando Castile shooting
Senate Republicans unveil health-care bill as GOP struggles to advance its vision
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ARI Network Services acquired
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
Biz Buzz for June 19, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for June 19
Duluth group begins tours of art, theater district
Berrios shines again as Twins take series with White Sox
Northwoods League: Northland trio a relief for Huskies
NHL: Vegas selects Garrison in expansion draft
American Legion baseball: Lakeview Classic set to begin
Soccer: Lake Superior Open kicks off Friday
Launching Up North Lit
Album review: Roger Waters' first LP in 25 years finds him as agitated as ever
Loss of a lovable curmudgeon: Exhibition celebrates Russell Gran's life, work
BEST BETS: Opera, 'Heiress' and arty fare
A&E notes: 'What She Said,' 'The Heiress,' and more
Vern and Ilene Anderson
Glenn and Barbara Coyle
Fred and Jan Tunell
Ina Jean Widman
Mildred (Millie) Hanson
William George Stubenvoll
Hazel Ticknor Gallup
Reader's View: Return to civility, courtesy needed
Local View: Minnesotans could be left holding the bag after mining
Reader's View: Media keeps pushing the Trump hate
Other View: Newspapers still top choice for news
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
2017 Nice Fish Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 19, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for fishing tournament permits?
Houston's fishing report: Fish are running like marathoners
Field Reports: Meeting set to discuss Iron Range OHV rec area
Ask a Trooper: Wrong way drivers
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June 9, 2017
Sam Cook column: Wilderness pilgrimage: Life in the slow lane
In roughly 24 hours, we will be there. We'll step out of the vehicles somewhere in Ontario, have a good stretch, assess the blackfly situation...
June 9, 2017 - 4:40am
June 2, 2017
Sam Cook column: Prairie passage: Your life in the blink of an eye
Here comes the Class of '67 now, cruising up Main Street in the trolley car that class members borrowed from the senior-citizen home. They're...
June 2, 2017 - 5:00am
May 26, 2017
Sam Cook column: A nudge on the leg, a hole in the heart
Sometimes, just standing in the yard at home, I would feel a light tap on the side of my leg. It was barely discernible, the faintest of touches,...
May 26, 2017 - 5:00am
May 12, 2017
Sam Cook column: Wilderness trust: Put a rock on it
We were several miles into the canoe-country wilderness of Ontario's Quetico Provincial Park last week. We'd been catching plenty of lake trout...
May 12, 2017 - 5:00am
May 5, 2017
Sam Cook column: Steelhead standoff: An angler's tale
A friend of mine called just before dinner the other night. We needed to go over a few details for an upcoming trip. When we finished, he had...
May 5, 2017 - 5:15am
April 28, 2017
Sam Cook column: Americans abroad: Dad, press "English"
On a bright April morning, the two of us peer into the kiosk touchscreen outside a train station in Morges, Switzerland. We're trying to buy...
April 28, 2017 - 4:00am
April 6, 2017
Sam Cook column: Chance encounters often worth a bit of risk
Almost every day, I travel with a fellow I know. His name is Daniel Alvarez, a long-distance hiker and paddler whom I've written about previously....
April 6, 2017 - 11:00pm
March 31, 2017
Sam Cook column: At a pond in the woods, one man's gift to others
Chances are, you never met Larry Schanno. He didn't stray far from the Our Place restaurant and bar on the banks of the Baptism River in Finland....
March 31, 2017 - 4:00am
March 24, 2017
Sam Cook column: Alone, in a fix, on a wilderness errand
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL — After we returned from the lake and parked the snow machines, we ambled toward Mike Berg's garage. Someone toted...
March 24, 2017 - 4:28am
March 17, 2017
Sam Cook column: Fishing and life - the one that got away
A story my brother told me a couple of years ago still comes to mind on a regular basis. He's a fly fisherman, and he had been out West, fishing...
March 17, 2017 - 4:29am
March 10, 2017
Sam Cook column: March morning more than it was quacked up to be
I could see, in my limited human way, that something was up with the yellow pup. The dogs and I had been cruising a local patch of woods on foot...
March 10, 2017 - 4:12am
March 3, 2017
Sam Cook column: The Ely years, through the bars of a melody
I was on my way to work the other day, driving along the freeway in Duluth, when I was suddenly yanked 40 years back into another lifetime. All...
March 3, 2017 - 5:12am
February 26, 2017
Sam Cook column: Another kind of winter -- dove, robin, cardinal
A few nights ago, two of us went for an evening walk about 700 miles south of our home in Duluth. We were there for a funeral and had stolen...
February 26, 2017 - 5:03am
February 24, 2017
SAM COOK COLUMN: Beyond Ron: The loss of a good man
It was 10:30 p.m. when the phone rang. As a parent, you're always concerned about a call that time of night. But this wasn't a child-related...
February 24, 2017 - 4:04am
February 17, 2017
SAM COOK COLUMN: Night sky, night ski: Learning to trust in the moonlight
This was just what I had come for. The coming-full moon, bright and ovoid, hung high in the night sky like an egg fresh from the carton. In the...
February 17, 2017 - 4:00am