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Bygones for March 24, 2018
Census: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
Duluth landmarks to go dark for Earth Hour
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Jane Freeman, wife of state's first Democratic Gov. Orville Freeman and mother of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, dies at 96
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Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
Chilly Billy’s opening second location in Duluth
Como parent buys North Shore Oil
Opioid shortages afflict hospitals
Place a Business Announcement
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Prep playoff schedule
College men's hockey: UMD shines in OT again, advances to region final
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
Junior hockey: Wilderness downed in OT
Ballet review: 'Swan Lake' delivers a dazzling dance epic
Photo essay: Dancing through life
Things to Do for March 23, 2018
Area choirs compete to show Foreigner 'What Love Is'
Best Bets: Shades of Africa Festival, 'Swan Lake' and more
Hendrix Raymond Peterson
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr.
Kenlee Joy Running
Thomas H. Flynn, Jr.
Roger Herbert Carlson
Donald Eames Pinther
Lorraine A. Jahnz
Marillyn C. Persch
National View: Gun control can start at home, not with the government
Reader's View: Call Trump what he is, a liar
Reader's View: Hey students, what about texting, driving?
Minority Leader's View: Yes, students, it's time for a conversation
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Sam Cook column: Rare sighting highlights a day on the ice
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Mille Lacs walleye fishing catch and release again this summer
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 19, 2018
Pets of the Week for March 20
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March 17, 2018
Photos and video: Lake Superior ice shatters along the shoreline
Pushed by a gentle southwesterly wind, a thin sheet of ice on Lake Superior breaks into thousands of individual pieces or plates along the beach...
March 17, 2018 - 2:35pm
March 8, 2018
Augsburg professor faces deportation: Mzenga Wanyama applied for asylum in 2005
ST. PAUL—An Augsburg University professor is meeting with immigration officials Friday, March 9, about his possible deportation. Kenya native Mzenga Wanyama, an associate professor of English, came to the United States in 1992 as a J-1 nonimmigrant exchange visitor, court records...
March 8, 2018 - 6:12pm
March 2, 2018
Lake Superior rapidly losing its ice
Pushed around by wind, battered by waves and rotting under a week of warm sunshine, Lake Superior's winter ice is quickly disappearing. A satellite...
March 2, 2018 - 6:31pm
February 9, 2018
A government worker says he didn't want to help ICE deport immigrants. So he quit.
Jordon Dyrdahl-Roberts said he immediately had reservations - moral ones - after he found out about the subpoenas. His state agency in Montana...
February 9, 2018 - 1:17pm
January 21, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Ask Gary Thompson why people break through the ice, and he'll say they usually don't do a good enough job of testing...
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
January 20, 2018
Climb on! Climbing festival set for Duluth’s Quarry Park
Duluth's ice and rock climbing community will hold its third annual Duluth Ice & Mixed Fest from Feb. 2-4 at Quarry Park, Duluth's newest city...
January 20, 2018 - 8:52pm
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
SPICER, Minn. — Despite the recent long stretch of below-zero weather in Minnesota in recent weeks, ice fishermen have been going through...
January 20, 2018 - 9:24am
January 19, 2018
A 'pause' on Bemidji's wellness project: Organizations say more discussions needed; construction target now 2019
BEMIDJI—The two organizations working to bring a new sports and wellness complex to Bemidji are taking a brief "pause" in the project to...
January 19, 2018 - 8:57pm
January 13, 2018
Video: Kids brave cold temps for snowmobile races on Pike Lake
The Kids Championship Power Racing Organization has begun its 2018 ice racing season on area lakes. On Saturday, Jan. 13, around 30 kids ages...
January 13, 2018 - 3:10pm
January 3, 2018
Blocks of ice from Spicer being cut out for St. Paul Winter Carnival ice castle
SPICER, Minn. — Wearing ice-covered boots and wiping away icicles from beards and noses, a crew of about 40 people were busy Wednesday,...
January 3, 2018 - 9:43pm
December 29, 2017
Photo essay: Finding artistry in ice
I love ice. Molded by cold and wind, it takes on the most whimsical shapes and patterns. On a recent hike, I walked to a frozen beaver pond and...
December 29, 2017 - 6:00am
December 15, 2017
Photo Essay: Skating on good ice
In this land of hockey, many young players first take the ice on outdoor rinks run by volunteers. There are numerous outdoor ice rinks around...
December 15, 2017 - 8:35am
December 8, 2017
Truck breaks through Vermilion Lake ice
An Ely man escaped injury when the pickup truck he was driving went through the ice on Lake Vermilion Thursday. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s...
December 8, 2017 - 8:52am
November 29, 2017
WATCH: Warm temperatures turn West Battle Lake from skating rink to 'chandelier ice'
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. - The region's recent string of warmer temperatures has turned a Minnesota lake from pure glass into a loud, shattered mess....
November 29, 2017 - 5:52pm
November 26, 2017
Brad Dokken: Noisy ice is always unsettling
We could see the ice was safe—at least 6 inches thick—judging by the depth of the tiny fissures that spidered across the crystal-clear...
November 26, 2017 - 6:13am