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PIne River-Backus School Board: Cell phones pose tricky question in student handbook
Public comment sought on future of Gull Lake Dam Road
Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Pine River State Bank marks milestone - More than 500 attend celebration
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
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Legion Baseball: Brainerd rallies for win over Little Falls
NFL halts national anthem policy after talks with players union
Five things Twins must do to contend in second half
Twins fans should tip their caps to Dozier while they have a chance
Amateur Baseball: Victory League standings
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Commentary: Newspaper shooting revives memories
Kindness can save lives
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Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
Duluth Traverse trail nearing completion
Outdoor Notes for July 15
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
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BHS to present '12 Angry Jurors'
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July 19, 2018
Paul Bunyan Extreme
More than 400 racers took to Mount Ski Gull on Saturday, July 14, to take part in the annual Paul Bunyan Extreme Race. Racers were presented...
21 hours 39 min ago
July 15, 2018
Tech Savvy: Weather smartphone apps handy if not perfect
Before I relocated to Minnesota, I never understood viewers' preoccupation with The Weather Channel, the cable and satellite TV channel launched...
July 15, 2018 - 3:00am
July 11, 2018
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley Archery Hunts
Hunters can now apply for the regular archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. The application deadline is Friday, Aug. 17. Hunters...
July 11, 2018 - 3:00am
July 7, 2018
New app helps fight ticks
FARGO—A new app could help keep wood ticks away. The TickTracker app displays areas where others have spotted ticks, and users can also...
July 7, 2018 - 2:35pm
DNR upgrades outdoor recreation maps for mobile devices
Navigating Minnesota's woods and waters with a mobile device is now easier with new digital maps available from the Minnesota Department of Natural...
July 7, 2018 - 7:00am
July 3, 2018
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A recent report by WalletHub found that Minnesota is the third best state for summer road trips based on category...
July 3, 2018 - 5:15pm
June 29, 2018
Commentary: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
ONTARIO'S QUETICO PROVINCIAL PARK — Evening comes slipping over the land. On our island camp here in this million-acre canoe-country wilderness,...
June 29, 2018 - 10:56am
June 26, 2018
'Every woman is a force of nature': Project aims to connect women, outdoors
DULUTH --When REI Co-Op, the national outdoor recreation chain, commissioned a poll about women in the outdoors last year, they got some mixed...
June 26, 2018 - 7:18pm
June 24, 2018
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
Pick your fishing partners carefully, and coddle them when you find a good one, because good fishing partners are hard to find. That's about...
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 17, 2018
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
MARCELL, Minn. — Steve Long maneuvered his big pontoon boat closer to a patch of weeds on the north side of the Turtle Lake and then held the...
June 17, 2018 - 8:42am
June 15, 2018
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
The yellow dog and I were off on a two-hour jaunt in the woods the other day. She would lark ahead, following the trail and her nose. At intervals,...
June 15, 2018 - 7:30am
June 10, 2018
Creek restoration shows success of Minnesota clean water fund
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—A project to restore 6½ miles of Grand Marais Creek near its outlet to the Red River north of East Grand Forks...
June 10, 2018 - 11:20am
June 6, 2018
Outdoor Youth Expo is June 9
The annual Brainerd Lakes Area Outdoor Youth Expo will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Lakeshore Conservation Club on County Road 77. Family-friendly activities include trap shooting, duck- and goose-calling, archery, fishing, .22 and black powder, DNR and youth programs,...
June 6, 2018 - 5:30am
June 4, 2018
Minnesota's Marsh Lake project getting back on track
APPLETON, Minn.—One of western Minnesota's largest ecosystem restoration projects is making "slow but steady progress,'' in the words of...
June 4, 2018 - 10:37pm
June 1, 2018
Facing reassignment under Trump, top Yellowstone official instead retires
A highly respected National Park Service executive who engineered the reopening of the Statue of Liberty after the 2001 terrorist attacks and...
June 1, 2018 - 12:39pm