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A boy who had lead poisoning is taunted. Who is responsible?
On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives
Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, dies at 80
An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug
Matters of record received Aug. 18, 2018
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Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Can you record your boss at work without him or her knowing?
Stanley Black & Decker to acquire Genesis
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
Place a Business Announcement
Boxing: Morris loses title bout
Auto racing: Pole-sitters excel in Superior
RUNNERS-UP AGAIN: Huskies fall to Fond du Lac to finish second in Northwoods League for a third time
Rick Weegman column: Duluth Huskies run into trouble in NWL championship
Prep football: Northwestern's Ruffi ready to run wild again
Landscaping in the Northland: the final touch
Ask a Master Gardener: Horsetail is tenacious in the garden
Sam Cook column: Catching fish and catching up in the canoe country
Study suggests dogs will overcome obstacles to help you
Things to do the weekend of Aug. 18
Dave & Judy Cochrane
Jim and Laurie Mattson
KC and Bunnie Gay
Joe & Noreen Kersting
Jean & Dick Hanson
Lance James Bujold
Ralph "Ron" Ronald Tryon
George Leonard Anderson Jr.
Sandra Marie Bickford
Bryan J. Ollila
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? Yes: They are America's aces in the hole in competitive energy world
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? No: Spending millions to do so will send consumer bills soaring
Reader's View: Lives, democracy depend on accurate news
Moose, berries thrive post-burn in Boundary Waters
More Nice Fish for 2018
Nice Fish for Aug. 12, 2018
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 13, 2018
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
North Dakota's Cara Mund, current Miss America, blasts pageant organization in letter
Ask a Trooper: Are extra enforcement projects effective?
Co-creator of Dilly Bar dies at 90
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Pets of the week for Aug. 14, 2018
August 13, 2018
Volunteers band together, root out invasive species in Duluth
Eimy Quispe doesn't know which invasive plant she dislikes the most. It could be tansy or maybe buckthorn. But a summer spent rooting out any...
August 13, 2018 - 7:05pm
August 9, 2018
Group backs pols critical of BWCAW-area copper mining
Opponents of proposed copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness have formed a new, nonprofit advocacy fund to support political candidates who share their views. The Boundary Waters Action Fund is a new 501(c)4 organization formed at "protecting the wilderness...
August 9, 2018 - 9:09pm
August 8, 2018
Groups challenge Line 3 environmental impact statement
Two groups filed court documents Wednesday arguing the state’s environmental review of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 oil pipeline was insufficient....
August 8, 2018 - 9:33pm
Two new invaders in Great Lakes
Two new foreign species have been confirmed in Lake Erie, among the first new invaders in recent years. Cornell University Biological Field...
August 8, 2018 - 9:31pm
July 28, 2018
Water watchers: Inspectors look to educate boaters, anglers about aquatic invasive species
BEMIDJI—On a sunny Friday afternoon, Vicki Meyer ran her hands along the underside of a boat, checking for the sandpaper-like feel of Zebra...
July 28, 2018 - 2:35pm
A pollinator's paradise: Thousands of flowers delight the senses in Kenwood backyard
"Oh, you've got to smell this gardenia. It's absolutely incredible." The Hanging Gardens of Babylon didn't smell this good. Shaped like a seashell...
July 28, 2018 - 5:00am
July 26, 2018
MPCA fines Hibbing Taconite
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has fined Hibbing Taconite Co. Hibbing Taconite was fined $20,000 for industrial wastewater violations by the MPCA as part of its second quarter cases. There were 52 entities that were fined this quarter by the MPCA, totaling just over $366,000...
July 26, 2018 - 8:33pm
July 24, 2018
PolyMet amendment dropped from bill
An amendment meant to expedite the land exchange between PolyMet Mining Co. and the U.S. Forest Service was dropped Monday from the National...
July 24, 2018 - 8:18pm
Ash borer response spreads to West Duluth
Heralding the advance of an unwelcome pest, green ribbons wrapped near the base of ash trees have appeared in West Duluth. "We're trying to...
July 24, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 23, 2018
Wintergreen owners featured at White House
Although Susan Schurke never got to tell President Donald Trump in person just how important the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness was to...
July 23, 2018 - 9:00pm
July 18, 2018
Bayfront festival to oppose Line 3
Less than a month after Minnesota regulators approved a contentious oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, organizers of Sunday's Water is Life...
July 18, 2018 - 7:10pm
July 14, 2018
Now that plastic's passe, tiny Oregon shop is building the straw of tomorrow
Craig Graffius started EcoGlass Straws 12 years ago with three decades of glass-making experience and his vision for an alternative to the ubiquitous...
July 14, 2018 - 11:45am
July 6, 2018
Work continues to move southwestern Minn. bog
WILLMAR, Minn.—Efforts were underway Friday morning, July 6, to move a bog on Norway Lake in northern Kandiyohi County. The bog is currently...
July 6, 2018 - 2:23pm
July 5, 2018
Lake Superior inching back toward normal
The level of Lake Superior rose more slowly in June than usual, going up by 2.4 inches in a month it averages a 3.2-inch increase, according...
July 5, 2018 - 4:04pm
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm