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December 15, 2018
Poinsettias can be kept after the holidays, but getting them to rebloom takes some effort. (Photo by Joanne Ellison.)
Ask a Master Gardener: Keep your poinsettia looking bright for the holidays
December 15, 2018 - 5:00am
Becky Cebelinski (left) and Vanessa Zack make wreaths at Glensheen Mansion recently, using materials gathered at Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center. "There’s no wrong way to make a wreath,” said volunteer Kristen Anthony. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Wrapping up a fragrant holiday with wreath-making at Glensheen
December 15, 2018 - 5:00am
December 8, 2018
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Ask a Master Gardener: What the gardener on your list is wishing for
December 8, 2018 - 4:00am
December 1, 2018
Growing lettuce indoors doesn't require expensive equipment. (Getty Images)
Ask a Master Gardener: Keep your garden groove on with indoor lettuce
December 1, 2018 - 5:00am
November 30, 2018
Furniture maker Josh Jackson in his Pasadena, Calif., wood shop, Arbor Exchange, on Oct. 11. Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Time
After years working in garage, woodworker breaks out
November 30, 2018 - 3:28pm
November 29, 2018
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Share your elf on the shelf stories
November 29, 2018 - 4:53pm
November 24, 2018
A bathtub below an archway in the master suite bathroom of a multi-million-dollar home in Greenwich, Connecticut, on Aug. 18, 2009.  Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
Is a bathtub a necessity or a luxury? For some, the answer could be changing
November 24, 2018 - 10:10am
Lucie Greco (left) and her daughter Isabella, 7, laugh as their 14-year-old Pekinese "Chester" plays with a treat in their Malvern, Pa. home on Sunday. Elizabeth Robertson / TNS
Could your dog have dementia? Here's what you need to know about pet senility
November 24, 2018 - 5:00am
Dwarf mistletoe found in Minnesota doesn't offer itself to attractive holiday decorations. Photo by: J.O'Brien / USDA FS / Bugwood.org / University of Minnesota Extension
Ask a Master Gardener: Minnesota's mistletoe leads to witches' broom, not kisses
November 24, 2018 - 5:00am
November 18, 2018
Rebecca Lindquist laughs as her husband, Bob, brings up a point about running a business with your spouse. The couple is closing their kitchen and bath remodeling company to retire. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Retirement by design: Longtime Duluth kitchen and bath remodeling business Lindquist and Co. closing
November 18, 2018 - 5:00am
November 17, 2018
Natalie Salminen Rude, 41, works on a floral-themed encaustic in her studio for Popol Vuh, a new restaurant in northeast Minneapolis. At top is a portrait of her grandmother, Thyra Salminen, who was the first person to really encourage her as an artist. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
An artist of many layers: Natalie Salminen Rude creates encaustic paintings in her Woodland studio
November 17, 2018 - 5:00am
This Duluth garden maintained an open pond in 2008. Last year was a hard winter on many gardens. File / News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Protect trees and shrubs in winter
November 17, 2018 - 5:00am
November 16, 2018
Duluth waives fees to spur renovation
November 16, 2018 - 10:51am
November 10, 2018
Kristin Regas of Duluth opens and closes her front door to check the alarm on a brand new home security system installed by Per Mar Security Services. The system's control panel is seen at right. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Duluthians consider home security options and risks
November 10, 2018 - 5:00am
Squirrels can be a problem for people who want to feed birds. In 2013, Raymond Payne of Duluth shared this photo of a squirrel stuck inside a squirrel-proof feeder. Payne said he had to rescue the animal from the wire cage. (Submitted photo)
Ask a Master Gardener: Squirrels on the bird feeder
November 10, 2018 - 5:00am