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Wellness Expo: good health
Half percent sales tax increase approved
Two injured in Highway 371 crash Tuesday
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Marijuana wax fire kills 85-year-old Stearns County woman
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MICHAEL "MIKE" WAGNER
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
A great night at the theater
Governor wants to put more money into Minnesota state parks
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
February 10, 2015
Rare ice quake on Gull Lake?
Shortly after 7 p.m. Jan. 13, Jodi Schwen was watching television at her Gull Lake home when she and husband Kent heard a loud boom and felt the earth move. "It was the deepest rumbling under the house," Jodi Schwen said. "I've never been in an earthquake but that's how I imagine...
February 10, 2015 - 11:30am
February 6, 2015
DNR halts Fargo-based potato grower's clear-cutting of northern Minnesota woods
By Zach Kayser / Forum News Service The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday announced it had temporarily halted a massive...
news / local
February 6, 2015 - 8:37am
January 21, 2015
Study says tree species will change with climate
By John Myers/ Duluth News Tribune Minnesota’s northern forests will look much different in coming decades as a warming climate encourages...
January 21, 2015 - 9:15am
January 4, 2015
Aquatic Invasive Species sticker is now the law
By Gary Korsgaden / Enterprise Guest Columnist In a nutshell, “the commissioner shall establish a statewide course in preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species. The commissioner must develop an educational course and testing program that address identification of aquatic...
outdoors / fishing
January 4, 2015 - 10:31am
December 3, 2014
A wily worm leaves a friendly message
A wood-boring insect left a message for Jeff Hess, above, and wife Arlys. The couple was splitting wood on their property near the Paul Bunyan State Forest when they discovered the “miraculous message” from a worm - “HI.” Department of Natural Resources Forestry supervisor...
news / local
December 3, 2014 - 2:39pm
Students study greenhouse gases at Crookston golf course
Students at the University of Minnesota-Crookston have been making the trek to the Lincoln Park Golf Course in Grand Forks all summer, but there haven’t been any sports involved. They’ve been working with Assistant Professors Katy Nannenga and Kristie Walker to track...
news / region
September 3, 2014 - 8:09am
August 6, 2014
Adjustment Board goes its own way
By Sarah Smith email@example.com The Hubbard County Board of Adjustment continues to carve new ground – unapologetically. The Planning Commission, meeting as the Board of Adjustment, without county board member Greg Larson, continued last Monday what was to become...
news / local
August 6, 2014 - 9:52am
July 29, 2014
Erosion exposes Enbridge oil pipelines near river
By Dan Gunderson / MPR Like many streams in the Red River Valley, the Tamarac River twists and winds its way across the northwest Minnesota landscape. Constantly changing shape as floodwater erodes the soil, the Tamarac flows into the Red River about two hours north...
news / region
July 29, 2014 - 12:04pm
July 12, 2014
Editorial: How to save the world in your own yard
Bees and other pollinators are in trouble. And because they’re in trouble, we’re in trouble. Over the past few decades, there has been a significant loss of pollinators from the environment. Carmelita Nelson, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Roadsides for...
opinion / editorials
July 12, 2014 - 2:48pm
June 28, 2014
Letter: Listen to citizens regarding pipeline
Dear Sen. Rod Skoe, Rep. Roger Erickson, Rep. Steve Green, Mayor Pat Mikesh and Hubbard County Commissioners: I have a number of questions regarding the proposed Sandpiper pipeline: n Do you have “vision” of our future when Enbridge ignores their pipelines and they leak? n...
opinion / letters
June 28, 2014 - 11:32am