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Minnesota hero Alan Page honored at White House
Trump plans to nominate Andrew Wheeler, former coal lobbyist, as next EPA chief
Man charged with murder in Audubon, Minn., shooting; victim identified
Residents - including a man and his blind wife - escape fourplex fire: Crosby, Deerwood and Brainerd firefighters battle flames and smoke
Minnesota governor’s mansion Christmas tree ‘absolutely gorgeous’
Minnesota’s largest solar farm project moving ahead in far southwestern corner
And the winner is ... Knotty Pine Bakery. Bakery wins $50,000 prize in Destination Downtown Business Challenge
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
Tragically unhip CBS is trying to become cool - and change the future of digital entertainment in the process
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
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Timberwolves maintain balance, blast Blazers
Waived by Vikings, Roc Thomas joins practice squad
Vikings hope undrafted rookie receiver Chad Beebe is Stefon Diggs 2.0
Vikings’ Kirk Cousins was a good tackler. He had a good teacher.
Wild’s Matt Dumba meeting, not shrinking from, expectations after contract extension
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Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Ministry in a new way, new location for First Presbyterian
Clergy View: Back pew reflections
Church News - Nov. 16
What you might not know about the Christmas tree
Life after Katie: How Minnesota family remembers her by promoting mental health awareness
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This Was Brainerd
'Seussical' brightens Pequot Lakes stage
Performing Arts - Nov. 15
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
Visual Arts - Nov. 15
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On the Fly: Twitter feed
October 6, 2018
Spring is better for hydrangea pruning
Q: What's the best advice for pruning hydrangeas, as I have six very large plants. Can I trim them down this fall? — Sharon Dubois. A:...
October 6, 2018 - 8:00am
(Not necessarily) the last rose of summer
What's a good gardening topic for October? Harvesting pumpkins? Fall foliage color? Cutting back frost-killed peony tops? How about blooming...
October 6, 2018 - 8:00am
September 22, 2018
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
FARGO — What's the first thought that comes to mind if someone mentions cutting back? Fewer trips through the buffet line? Less snacking...
September 22, 2018 - 8:38am
September 15, 2018
Headline offers another chance to tout region's gardening
FARGO — Have you ever read a newspaper headline that was an eyebrow-raiser? Last week I saw such a phrase, and guess where it was? It was...
September 15, 2018 - 8:14am
September 8, 2018
Mum's the word: Fall favorite can be perennial, even up here
FARGO — What's the best part about the spritely colored potted mums sold in late summer at every national chain, hardware store and garden...
September 8, 2018 - 9:31am
Trumpet-shaped volunteer flower identified
Q: What is this growing in my planter of dahlias? — Edye Nye, North Ferrisburgh, Vt. A: What an interesting plant and flower. It's Nicandra...
September 8, 2018 - 7:32am
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Photos show improvement after maple treated for iron deficiency
Q: Our Autumn Blaze maples had iron chlorosis last year. An article you wrote prompted us to take action. We bought Medicap iron capsules made...
September 1, 2018 - 8:49am
August 18, 2018
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
Q: Here's a photo of plants I've found in two different flower beds around our yard. They're pretty, but look weed-like also. Are they a friend...
August 18, 2018 - 7:13am
August 11, 2018
August watering is crucial for gardening success
Were your parents or grandparents raised during the Great Depression? My mom and dad were teenagers during the extreme drought decade of the...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
August 4, 2018
Time to pause and enjoy the flowerbed view
Whew! Everyone take five. We've planted, weeded, mulched, sprayed, sprinkled, scouted for pests and have been just plain busy. Let's take a few...
August 4, 2018 - 6:45am
July 28, 2018
Commentary: There's a secret formula for selecting hydrangeas
FARGO — Remember back in high school when students would whine to the teacher, "Why do we have to memorize this? We're never going to use...
July 28, 2018 - 7:13am
July 21, 2018
Powdery mildew on peonies a common problem
Q: My peonies have powdery mildew and I'm wondering what I can do to get rid of it. What causes this? I'm planning to divide them this fall but...
July 21, 2018 - 6:03am
July 7, 2018
Prairie Expedition Elm a disease-resistant, NDSU variety
Q: I understand there's been progress in developing Dutch elm disease-resistant American elms that are also relatively fast growing. Do you have...
July 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Splendid flower gardens prove our region's grow-power
FARGO — Have you noticed I never refer to our region's growing conditions as harsh, severe, challenging or any other negative adjectives,...
July 7, 2018 - 7:20am
June 30, 2018
Overwintered dipladenia should bloom soon
Q: I kept my dipladenia indoors over winter, and as you said it would, it dropped many leaves but overall remained healthy. I repotted it in...
June 30, 2018 - 7:48am