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World War I veteran receives Purple Heart 100 years after he earned it
History sizzles at Legends
Minnesota election judge removed after being accused of making illegal comments
Federal appeals court affirms $1.3 million in attorney fees to North Dakota after dispute with Minnesota
Three lawsuits filed against Minnesota Public Utilities Commission
Midway advances to state as Region 14C champions
Erickson, Becker pitch well for Esox in playoff losses
Steady golf leads Wilcox to Men's Club Championship
Lynx star Lindsay Whalen announces retirement from the WNBA
Unopposed Fisher repeats as Women's Club champion
Phyllis Margaret Vaadeland
Evelyn Ruth Poole
Calvin K. Johnson
Baby Allana Christine Teigen
Minnesota surgery costs vary widely, report says: Identical procedures can cost one patient seven times more than others
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
Dakota Access developer files amended complaint against Greenpeace
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
Place a Business Announcement
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
National poet Bao Phi performing at '2nd Sat Hap'
ART BRIEFS: Art news in the Heartland Lakes region
Raccoon Antlers finding steady work
Park Theater neon shines again
Biggest catch, so far
BIRDWISE: Nest location is important
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Summer of plenty -- for some
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
ABOUT FISHING: Roxanne Blanchard: Bit by the fishing bug
LETTER TO EDITOR: Edelmans reflect on Northwoods connections
ASK THE SHERIFF: How does law enforcement handle property disputes?
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
Letter to the Editor: County board knows jurisdiction/control statute
COMMENTARY: WIC celebrates World Breastfeeding Week
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
July 11, 2018
COMMENTARY: What the pledge means
You know the Pledge of Allegiance, probably by heart. You may recite it only occasionally or get the chance several times a week. Sometimes, I'm guessing, you say it mechanically, and other times filled with deep meaning. I hope it's more often the latter,because here's what's remarkable...
July 11, 2018 - 11:15am
July 3, 2018
Commentary: We should stop lowering the flags for mass shootings
Last night the Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump was refusing to order the nation’s flags lowered as a gesture to the awful...
July 3, 2018 - 9:54am
February 20, 2018
Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
It seems like just yesterday the Republican-controlled Legislature was approving the largest package of tax relief for Minnesotans in nearly...
February 20, 2018 - 4:17pm
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
November 18, 2017
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
There is this magical, made-up time between Columbus Day (or Indigenous People's Day for the enlightened) and Thanksgiving where white Americans...
November 18, 2017 - 9:51am
November 11, 2017
Commentary: Honoring those who serve
Last week, I attended the Change-of-Command Ceremony where we honored Lieutenant General (Brevet) (Retired) Richard Nash for his decades of service and saw him pass the leadership torch to Major General Jon A. Jensen, who was sworn in as the new adjutant general of Minnesota's National...
November 11, 2017 - 1:30pm
Commentary: Honoring our commitment to veterans
On a recent Saturday, I had the opportunity to meet several veterans from northern Minnesota as they arrived in Washington, D.C. on an "Honor Flight." These flights allow the men and women who have served in WW II, Korea and Vietnam to travel to the nation's capital to visit the...
November 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 1, 2017
Commentary: Alternate route of new Line 3 has fewer hazards
The public hearings for the new Line 3 pipeline are almost over. We have been to two so far and have some thoughts and reactions.
November 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2017
Commentary: When wolves visit hunters, what does it mean?
It happens almost every time we set up our booth at events across the state. Once we put out the green tablecloth with our logo and the words "International Wolf Center" printed on it, a man in a camouflage hat steps up to talk. He tells us a story of a remarkable moment. There...
October 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 25, 2017
Commentary: Hubbard County would benefit from Line 3 project
President Harry S. Truman, in his opening address to Congress Jan. 8, 1977, stated, "The job at hand today is to see to it that America is not ravaged by recurring depressions and long periods of unemployment, but that instead we build an economy so fruitful, so dynamic, so progressive...
October 25, 2017 - 7:24pm
October 23, 2017
Commentary: High renewable fuel standard crucial to help farmers, climate
By now, it's obvious that the farm economic crisis is largely caused by an oversupply of corn and soybeans with not enough demand. Meanwhile, climate change looms large over the U.S., one of the symptoms being destructive hurricanes that damage oil refineries in Texas.
October 23, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 4, 2017
Commentary: Recent AIS infestations are call for action when closing your cabin for the winter
Hubbard County lakeshore owners, anglers and boaters got a wake-up call when zebra mussel larvae were confirmed in Garfield Lake and Eurasian water milfoil found in Bad Axe Lake. Lake Benedict has also been listed as infested with zebra mussels due to its connection to Leech Lake....
October 4, 2017 - 2:17pm
September 27, 2017
Commentary: October is National Bullying Prevention Month
Over the past few years, we at Century Elementary have implemented many supports and programs for students within the school; many have been...
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
September 23, 2017
August in Minnesota: What I learned across the state
Every August, when Congress takes its annual break from legislating, I get the opportunity to come home for several weeks and really hear what's...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
September 6, 2017
COLA Column: DNR AIS advisory committee key stakeholder in AIS prevention
The statewide fight to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) to Minnesota lakes is taking place at many levels. The Minnesota DNR is the leader, but many other organizations are partners. The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center (MAISRC), county governments,...
September 6, 2017 - 11:13am