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Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
As Mega Millions reaches all-time high, Duluthians test their odds
Infrastructure forum brakes in Duluth
Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward US
From war in the jungles of Laos to Frogtown: Minn. dentist, business leader Kou Vang tells his story
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Lakehead Constructors plans move to waterfront
Taco-arcade-bar planned for Lincoln Park
Your clothes could be made in the USA again
Bankruptcies for Oct. 4-16
Apps will tell you what's really in your makeup
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Mahomes tosses 4 TD passes as Chiefs blast Bengals
Vikings QB Cousins keeps fumble streak alive, but this one worked out OK
Ibrahimovic leads Galaxy past Minnesota, near playoffs
United pulls out stops for a well-attended farewell at TCF Bank Stadium
Vikings' Adam Thielen ties NFL record, and Charlie Hennigan's family celebrates
Beverly Godfrey column: Sorta-scary movies for your tween to teen party
Book review: 'Herlands' provides detailed account of lands populated by women
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings & Writers
Ask a Master Gardener: Using lawn chemicals wisely a balancing act
Jake & Ann Bok Happy 75th Anniversary!
Rodger & Eileen (Altonen) Mattson
Ronald & Shirley Nylund
Adeline Regina Sorlie
Peter I. Hinkkanen
Brian J. Grott
Adam Kyle Tessin
Rolanda Jean "Lana" Johnson
Our View / Endorsement: Walz the leader needed for Minnesota
Statewide View: Without funding for research, how can sulfide mining be permitted?
Steve Lindstrom cartoon: Storm damage
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
National View: In Saudi Arabia, Trump has irreconcilable realities
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Minnesota bear harvest down from '17
Weber column: Late-season mushrooms respond to rains
Houston column: Steelhead and muskies still biting
RecSports for Oct. 21, 2018
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November 30, 2017
Espresso rescue: Alakef Coffee Roasters employees find wayward owl
When an Alakef Coffee Roasters employee called Wednesday to say they had found an owl stuck in a coffee machine, Wildwoods Wildlife Rehabilitation...
November 30, 2017 - 10:17pm
May 26, 2017
The unusual song in the darkness
The evening is clear and calm. Temperatures are mild and no mosquitoes accompany me as I walk to the lake. I’m walking at about a half-hour...
May 26, 2017 - 3:14pm
Raising wild birds isn’t easy
At the time of writing, Wildwoods has admitted only five nestling birds this season. We know from experience that many, many more are on their...
May 26, 2017 - 3:10pm
May 12, 2017
Good intentions lead to fawn-napping
There is perhaps no other creature that brings forth the protective and nurturing instincts in people more than the whitetail fawn. Its delicate...
May 12, 2017 - 1:53pm
April 28, 2017
What to do - or not to do - about baby bunnies
A familiar story: you’re getting some spring cleaning done while the kids play in the yard and suddenly you hear… nothing. Children and silence...
April 28, 2017 - 4:10pm
April 16, 2017
Injured wildlife still flocking to Wildwoods
With a new building up at a new location on Arrowhead Road in Duluth, it's the same old story and then some: Injured wild animals just keep...
April 16, 2017 - 9:00pm
April 7, 2017
Baby squirrel season has begun
When asked what initially hooked our staff into a career in wildlife and what keeps our volunteers returning year after year, the answer is...
April 7, 2017 - 4:19pm
March 24, 2017
Helping wildlife is helping people
The other day I was conversing with a friend about why I am so dedicated to working for this nonprofit organization, Wildwoods. The rewards are...
March 24, 2017 - 4:56pm
March 10, 2017
When bats wake up too early
Normally bats would still be in hibernation at this time of year, but sustained warm weather has disrupted their internal clocks. Three little...
March 10, 2017 - 4:16pm
February 23, 2017
Finding happiness in winter
He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter. — John Burroughs
February 23, 2017 - 5:22pm
February 3, 2017
Flying squirrels are exotic yet common
If you follow us on Facebook, you may know that Wildwoods has a northern flying squirrel spending the winter in our care. He had made his home...
February 3, 2017 - 8:07pm
January 21, 2017
Think before adopting waterfowl as pets
At Wildwoods we typically do not take in domestic animals. But what we are finding more and more of, sadly, are domestic ducks and geese that...
January 21, 2017 - 8:06pm
January 6, 2017
A year of growth and progress
2016: Wow, what a year for Wildwoods! Our Duluth-based wildlife rescue and rehabilitation organization had many record-breaking and groundbreaking...
January 6, 2017 - 7:28pm
December 23, 2016
Life as a wildlife ambulance driver
I am a volunteer transporter for Wildwoods. Basically, I take injured animals to places like the Raptor Center in St. Paul, the Wildlife Rehabilitation...
December 23, 2016 - 3:59pm
December 9, 2016
Wildlife is not like a Disney movie
December 9, 2016 - 6:03pm