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Amsoil Arena to sell beer and wine at UMD hockey games
Corrections officer killed in Minnesota prison remembered as 'kind soul'
Charges filed in northwest Minnesota City Hall fight
Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven'
Update: Police release name of motorcyclist killed Wednesday
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Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Engwall Wolff’s Flower Shop closing in Superior
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Bayfront festival to oppose Line 3
Place a Business Announcement
Kisner controls Carnoustie with former Gopher van Rooyen one back at Open
LPGA's Lincicome struggles in PGA Tour start
'Minneapolis Miracle' shines again for the Vikings at the ESPY Awards
College hockey: NCAA rules committee reverses course, will allow 3-on-3 OT
12 Wisconsin counties are being fed Vikings games over Packers on TV. A U.S. Senator introduced legislation to change that
Chastity Brown returns to Bayfront Festival Park
Homegrown bands to play Lake Place Park
Movie review: 'The Equalizer 2' coasts on Washington's charms
Ron & Carol Schultz
Jim & Joyce Ekstrom
Ray & Millie Maciejeski
Hailey Grace Johnson
Penelope Ann Luusua
LeRoy J. Mandich
Joan Elizabeth Asperheim
Darlene Ann Gravelle
Allan W. Hoppel
Kindness can save lives
Reader's View: US best served by mix of energy
Our View: Kaler was always in UMD's corner
Reader's View: Reject any weakening of wolf protections
Reader's View: Rep. Waters alive, well in anti-Trump letters
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 16, 2018
Fireweeds delight the roadsides of mid-July
Field Notes: Early youth deer hunts in Minnesota state parks
Upcoming Outdoor Fishing Contests
Lions International elects future leader from rural southern Minnesota
Minnesota State Fair touts new food and beer building, restrooms, rides
An Alabama man walked almost 20 miles to his new job. When his boss found out, he gave him a car.
Her 3-year-old was locked in a washing machine filling with water. Now she's warning parents.
Barnstorming Brainerd: Event showcases vintage planes and passionate pilots
July 8, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: How much water must be drained from boats?
Q: I've been told I have to drain all the water from my boat before transporting it from a lake.
July 8, 2018 - 1:13pm
July 1, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: Is it legal to drink beer in a motorboat?
Q: Am I allowed to drink a beer when out in a motorboat, or is that an "open-container" violation?
July 1, 2018 - 2:33pm
May 27, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the laws about boating?
Q: I just purchased my first boat. What are some basic rules that I need to know about operation?
May 27, 2018 - 12:08pm
May 26, 2018
Field Notes: New carbon monoxide detector law in effect for boats
Anyone who operates a boat in Minnesota waters that has an enclosed “accommodation” cabin must now bide by a new state law requiring at least...
May 26, 2018 - 10:25pm
May 20, 2018
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
John Hanna started messing with 12-volt electronics when he was in high school, installing stereo equipment in his car.
May 20, 2018 - 8:26am
April 5, 2018
Strategy for fighting invasive species: Slow the spread
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—With a steady stream of reports of zebra mussels and other aquatic invasive species getting into lakes, the battle to...
April 5, 2018 - 6:14pm
February 11, 2018
'Boat show' returns to Duluth this week
When the "dog days" of summer settle over Lake Superior, Duluth's Grant Sorensen and friends head out to open water. Way out. Sorensen, host...
February 11, 2018 - 7:15am
September 9, 2017
Rice Lake man's dream voyage begins: Couple embarks on hand-built boat
Before dawn on Saturday, mist hovered over the water at the Spirit Lake Marina in Duluth. Most of the boats in the marina remained dark, but...
September 9, 2017 - 5:28pm
September 6, 2017
'Out of nowhere': Furious winds, waves ground several vessels in the Apostle Islands
Harrowing overnight waves and winds Tuesday left several boaters beached, grounded and even partially sunk at the outer Apostle Islands, where...
September 6, 2017 - 7:20pm
Firsthand account of the Apostle Islands storms
Michael DeWitt of Ashland posted to Facebook his harrowing account of last weekend's storms in the Apostle Islands. It's shared here with permission:
September 6, 2017 - 7:17pm
August 9, 2017
For two anglers on Lake of the Woods, their boat taking on water was only the beginning of a two-day nightmare
LAKE OF THE WOODS, Minn.—Bob Brott and his cousin, Gary Soucie, had just wrapped up a great day of walleye fishing on Lake of the Woods...
August 9, 2017 - 5:55pm
August 7, 2017
Dozens of yachts racing toward Duluth
Although some of the competitors have long since reached the finish in Duluth, the biennial Trans Superior International Yacht Race remains...
August 7, 2017 - 9:11pm
July 23, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Parking confusion at boat ramps
Q: I frequent many of the public boat accesses in the area, but am not sure where to park at some of them. Can better signage be placed at these...
July 23, 2017 - 5:12am
July 9, 2017
Early plans call for party barge on St. Louis River
"It's going to be fun," Steve Christen said in a deep bass voice that was assertive in its excitement. "Everything about this project is fun."...
July 9, 2017 - 8:29pm
June 26, 2017
1 dead, 2 treated after apparent CO poisoning during weekend boating excursion
ST. JOSEPH, Wis. — A St. Croix County woman died from an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday, June 25, after she and two others...
June 26, 2017 - 3:44pm