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Trump questions credibility of Kavanaugh accuser, lashes out at Democrats
Suspected tornadoes cause severe damage in southern Minnesota
Matters of record received Sept. 20 and 21, 2018
'You pulled a gun in front of my kids over a mattress,' the man said. Then he was shot dead.
Prosecutors now weighing rape charge for Chinese billionaire Richard Liu
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'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' receives Google's most moving, and soothing, Doodle yet
Dayton, CEO to host town hall on Mesabi Metallics
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
A ride into the past: Luxury train cars on display in St. Paul
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Place a Business Announcement
Who has the edge in Gophers-Maryland matchup?
Vikings' Griffen, Cook will sit out against Buffalo due to injuries
Vikings' Thielen announces launch of foundation with $100K donation
Football officials still enjoy calling it the way they see it after nearly five decades
The Eagles played it safe with Carson Wentz. It's time to see if the move pays off.
Photo essay: Country spotlight
Sam Cook column: Taking our turn on the Montana prairies
Things to Do
Femn Fest features a lineup of female and gender-queer musicians and more
Eric and Christina Stevenson
Jim and Linda Boyd
Manny and Lynda Berg
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Fredrick and Yvonne Peterson
Donald O. "Dub" Wick
Stacey Allison Swaney
Willard A. Jessen
Harley W. Hickok
Reader's View: Antenna will do ‘til Dish dispute settled
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Reader's View: Believers, nonbelievers 'all the same'
Reader's View: Press, religion can close our divides
Reader's View: Court ruling against ISIS recruits racist
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
More Nice Fish for 2018
Mn DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 17, 2018
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
Ask a Trooper: Tell me about brake light violations
Audit criticizes Minnesota Zoo's handling of vendor contracts, tickets
Duluth historian, author Maryanne Norton dead at 84
Faces for Sept. 16, 2018
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
July 22, 2018
Field notes: New boat designs may thwart invasive species
Anglers and boaters can go a long way to slow the spread of aquatic invasive species by following a few easy rules — cleaning weeds off...
July 22, 2018 - 11:42am
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