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In tough times, agriculture comes through for its own
Fuel for thought: Bruin Food Pantry helps plug nutrition gaps for high school students in need
WF police chief expected to ask for more staff, reorganize department
Giving Tree program seeks volunteers, gift donations
Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
New specialty store, restaurant opens in south Fargo
Clothing brand opens its first ND store in West Acres
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Get a fresh look inside Fargo's first cidery, Wild Terra Cider
Study: North Dakota antibiotic prescriptions declining
McFeely: Balanced FCS bracket advantageous for NDSU
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Commentary: #NoDAPL activist on trial claims there should be no consequences for protecting water
Commentary: Tweet leads to confusion about whether blogger swiped Governor Doug Burgum’s Main Street initiative domain
Always in Season: Grosbeaks may bring winter birding thrills
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Haitian man travels to Fargo to get a 3D-printed prosthetic arm
Trucker originally from Casselton hauling Capitol Christmas tree to Washington
Fargo-Moorhead Salvation Army launches holiday fundraising campaign
Second-half surge sends Eagles to 8th straight win: Wentz tosses two TDs in 37-9 rout
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
Bison get No. 2 overall seed in FCS playoffs, will host game Dec. 2
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
UND rallies for stunning win at No. 1 Denver
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Feel the heat: Besides being relaxing, taking a sauna offers health benefits
home & garden
red river valley fair
Cook: Some days just require a fire
Minnesota DNR deer leader: Population on way up
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bird watchers aren't creepers
Flight Lines: Raven’s call always stops me in my tracks
Susan I. Bleed
Harry A. Schulz
Clayton E. Runck Jr.
October 13, 2017
Environmentalists' comments on miners draw fire from Iron Range
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Comments made to The New York Times Magazine by environmental leaders Becky Rom and Reid Carron were condemned by Iron Range and statewide leaders Friday, Oct. 13, who called their depiction of miners disrespectful to the working class. Rom and Carron were...
October 13, 2017 - 8:02pm
August 31, 2017
Hibbing woman sent to prison in overdose case
HIBBING, Minn. — A Hibbing woman will go to prison for providing her boyfriend with a fatal dose of a highly potent prescription painkiller....
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm
Hibbing window-peeper convicted on federal child porn charges
MINNEAPOLIS — A Hibbing man who twice admitted in state court to spying on and recording naked and partially clothed women through residential...
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm
August 27, 2017
When mine dams fail: Two recent examples
Two catastrophic mine dam failures, one in Canada and one in Brazil, made worldwide headlines in recent years for the downstream damage they caused. Polymet officials say their tailings basin and dams will be so different from those that failed that any comparison is unfair and meaningless....
August 27, 2017 - 6:00am
The dam debate: PolyMet tailings basin dams are key point in upcoming permits
HOYT LAKES — Of the bad things that could happen once PolyMet starts running Minnesota's first-ever copper mine, critics say, among the...
August 27, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Air ambulance presence grows, but does Iron Range need two helicopter bases?
EVELETH, Minn.—More isn't necessarily better when it comes to air ambulance service. "Having a helicopter is good for a rural community," said Tom Judge, executive director of LifeFlight of Maine, the only air ambulance service in Maine. "Are more helicopters better? ... At...
August 18, 2017 - 7:19pm
August 10, 2017
Arson school is in session
EVELETH — Fires broke out at the former Days Inn hotel here on Wednesday, Aug. 9, and again on Thursday, Aug. 10, and will again all weekend....
August 10, 2017 - 9:36pm
July 24, 2017
2 of Bovey, Minnesota's 5 city leaders facing felony charges
BOVEY, Minn. — With a population of only about 800, the Iron Range town of Bovey is governed by a mayor and four city councilors. Two of them are currently facing felony charges in State District Court. Councilors Michael Bibich and Bryan Johnson have each been charged this...
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 23, 2017
Minnesota mining's place in American history
SOUDAN, Minn. — Imagine walking three-quarters of a mile through a mine tunnel in complete darkness to find iron ore, park interpreter...
July 23, 2017 - 6:00am
July 13, 2017
Minnesota murder defendant who said 'Jesus' directed him to stab man found competent
HIBBING, Minn.—A Hibbing murder defendant was found competent to proceed in court Thursday, nearly six months after his case was put on...
July 13, 2017 - 9:10pm
July 2, 2017
A towering vision
TOWER, Minn. — On the edge of Lake Vermilion sits the future of sustainable development, or at least that's what the blueprints call for....
July 2, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 26, 2017
Chisholm man pleads guilty in trapping case
DULUTH, Minn. — One of two Chisholm men admitted Monday, June 26, to his role in what authorities said was one of the state's largest trapping...
June 26, 2017 - 9:00pm
June 22, 2017
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
DULUTH, Minn. — Conservation, hunting and angling groups are battling back against U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's effort to undo a moratorium on...
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
May 29, 2017
Dylan group infuses art, music into Hibbing
HIBBING, Minn. — Partygoers in Hibbing celebrated Bob Dylan's birthday on Wednesday with a dinner buffet and live music by local group...
May 29, 2017 - 6:00am
May 23, 2017
Court orders Duluth businessman, partner to pay $1 million in fines, fees for pollution violations
DULUTH, Minn. — Two Northland residents, including one with a history of pollution violations, have been ordered by the Minnesota Court...
May 23, 2017 - 8:15pm