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Outdoor Notes - May 21
Mille Lacs Lake bass population TBD
Conservation Officer Report: Officer's request - Don't pick up fawns
What's Up Outdoors: Successful opener on Mille Lacs
Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area: More jumps, safer riding part of expansion coming to trails
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December 20, 2016
‘Surreal’ declared Merriam-Webster’s 2016 word of the year
CHICAGO (Reuters) - In a word, 2016 was “surreal.” Surreal, meaning “marked by the intense irrational reality of a dream” was looked...
December 20, 2016 - 2:57pm
December 9, 2016
Motor bike crash victim found alive in morgue, dies in hospital
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A South African motorcyclist declared dead at the scene of an accident was found alive in a morgue fridge the next day when his family went to identify his body, but he died later in hospital. The victim, who was not identified, was injured in a smash on Monday...
December 9, 2016 - 10:05am
December 8, 2016
"Modern Family" actress Sofia Vergara faces lawsuit from her own frozen embryos
(Reuters) - "Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara is being sued by her two frozen embryos in an unusual lawsuit as part of a three-year battle by...
December 8, 2016 - 12:42pm
December 6, 2016
Space oddity? Dr. David Bowie treats 'starman' Buzz Aldrin in New Zealand hospital
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - In what can only be described as a space oddity, former astronaut Buzz Aldrin is being cared for in a New Zealand hospital...
December 6, 2016 - 11:17am
November 30, 2016
Canadian police threaten to play 'Nickelback' music on way to jail for drunk drivers
TORONTO (Reuters) - If getting charged with impaired driving is not enough, police in a small Canadian town are hoping adding Nickelback music...
November 30, 2016 - 3:37pm
November 17, 2016
New Yorkers build walls of sticky notes in defiance of Trump
NEW YORK, Nov 15 (Reuters) - This is not the kind of wall Donald Trump was talking about. In the liberal stronghold of New York City, residents...
November 17, 2016 - 10:18am
October 21, 2016
Young man robs bank to purchase getaway motorcycle - from police officer, son
(Reuters) - An Arkansas man suspected of robbing a bank and arranging ahead of time to purchase a used motorcycle for a getaway ended up behind...
October 21, 2016 - 11:30pm
September 12, 2016
Whoops! Bad parking job leaves car dangling on side of Texas parking garage
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A man who failed to stop when pulling into a rooftop spot of a nine-story parking garage in Austin, rammed through...
September 12, 2016 - 11:21am
September 8, 2016
Seeking escape from wife, Kansas man robs bank, goes straight to jail
(Reuters) - A Kansas man robbed a bank last week in order to go to jail and avoid his wife, court documents showed. Lawrence John Ripple, 70,...
September 8, 2016 - 2:37pm
August 25, 2016
Penguin promoted to brigadier at Edinburgh Zoo
LONDON (Reuters) - Standing in line for a special ceremony, uniformed soldiers of His Majesty the King of Norway's Guard are carefully inspected...
August 25, 2016 - 2:45pm
August 22, 2016
1,500 Americans end up in Canada after getting hit by strong wind and rain
TORONTO, Aug 22 (Reuters) - About 1,500 Americans floating down a river that separates the United States from Canada had to be rescued from the...
August 22, 2016 - 2:13pm
July 21, 2016
Dude, not that RNC. Canadian police field angry, admiring Trump tweets
OTTAWA, July 21 (Reuters) - For all the fervor the Republican National Convention has generated on Twitter this week, some users have directed their anger and admiration of the events in Cleveland toward a very different organization - a provincial police service on the east coast...
July 21, 2016 - 1:55pm
July 6, 2016
No Mega Millions winners on Tuesday, prize reaches $508 million
(Reuters) - The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery drawing rose to $508 million, the seventh largest in U.S. lottery history, after nobody...
July 6, 2016 - 9:49pm
Dig for victory! Hungarian grave diggers compete to be the best
DEBRECEN, Hungary (Reuters) - In a graveyard in Hungary, solemn contemplation gave way to frantic sportsmanship on Friday as dozens of grave...
June 6, 2016 - 2:13pm
May 23, 2016
Mattress flies through N.D. deputy’s windshield
BISMARCK - A flying mattress struck a sheriff's deputy as he drove down East Main Avenue Wednesday evening. The projectile shattered the windshield...
May 23, 2016 - 12:26pm