Skip to main content
Minnesota prison guard dies after responding to assault
Suspect in downtown Fargo shooting arrested in southeast Minnesota
Informant: Defendant said he didn't conspire to kill pregnant Fargo woman
Two Minnesota Secretary of State candidates: Two different priorities
Kavanaugh vows to fight misconduct allegations as Trump, Republicans dig in
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
Commentary: Why we're choking on Amazon cardboard
place a business brief
Big Ben's 3 TD passes lift Steelers over Bucs
Area Volleyball: Staples-Motley defeats Rangers 3-1
Girls Tennis: Warriors rained out at Willmar
Area Girls Tennis: Rangers defeat Johnnies 6-1
Other Timberwolves players shocked by news about Butler
Athlete of the Week
Reader Opinion: Regulation enforced in the news
ISD 181 Viewpoint - Homecoming 2018 - A Community Celebration for All
Reader Opinion: Please drive with your lights on
Reader Opinion: Because he seeks to serve
Wealth column: 5 questions to ask when interviewing a financial adviser
Send Your Opinion
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Minnesota History Center's international partnership leads to app for people with dementia
Water is a health 'food' not to be overlooked
Filmmaker Ken Burns makes Mayo Clinic documentary
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
Visual Arts - Sept. 20
Special Events - Sept. 20
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Ralph & Bonnie Smude
Al & Marion Leonard
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Evelyn D. Eide
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
September 9, 2018
Group extends efforts to provide affordable housing in Duluth, up the shore
DULUTH—You could say that Bob Ryan knows how to stretch a dollar. Ryan, the CEO of Odyssey Resorts and Development Inc., recently contributed...
September 9, 2018 - 5:59pm
August 29, 2018
In drug-infused rage, Minnesota man allegedly bit off man's finger, tried pulling woman's face apart 'as hard as he could'
GRAND MARAIS, Minn.—A Northfield, Minn., man was charged with assault after he allegedly tried to strangle a woman, bite off part of a...
August 29, 2018 - 8:10am
August 16, 2018
Refinery explosion roils northern Minnesota's asphalt supply
ANGORA, Minn. — Dave Clement used to expect a daily delivery of two truckloads of asphalt binder from the Husky Energy refinery in Superior,...
August 16, 2018 - 7:41pm
July 15, 2018
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
TWO HARBORS, Minn. — The Heck series of gravel road bicycle races continues next weekend with the 225-mile Heck Epic: a two-day endurance...
July 15, 2018 - 7:43am
May 1, 2018
Grass fires, wildfires keeping firefighters busy
The grass fire and wildfire season is off to a great—or given the number of fires, bad—start, depending upon the perspective. The...
May 1, 2018 - 11:20am
February 5, 2018
'I couldn't believe it': Tofte photographer stumbles on rare lynx sighting
DULUTH—Thomas Spence was looking for moose to photograph near Tofte on Saturday morning, Feb. 3, when he came upon a Canada lynx standing...
February 5, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 10, 2018
Former Cook County social services official admits child abuse
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — The man who formerly oversaw social services in Cook County has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges stemming...
January 10, 2018 - 8:49pm
January 3, 2018
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
ST. PAUL—A preliminary figure released by the state on Wednesday indicates Minnesota experienced its lowest number of roadway fatalities...
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
January 2, 2018
Trails ready for Gunflint sled dog race
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — After a week of frigid temperatures, a slight warmup looks like it may happen in time for the Gunflint Mail Run sled...
January 2, 2018 - 5:24am
October 12, 2017
Red River, Poplar River improve, but Minnesota's impaired waters list grows
DULUTH, Minn. — Another 618 waterways in Minnesota — both lakes and segments of streams — are being added to the state list...
October 12, 2017 - 3:23pm
October 4, 2017
Minn. woman burned down home to 'destroy a bad spirit,' charges say
A Grand Portage woman burned down her own home in an effort to “destroy a bad spirit,” according to charges filed Wednesday. Lori Jean Dahmen,...
October 4, 2017 - 5:44pm
September 1, 2017
After all-night effort, Highway 61 reopens
TACONITE HARBOR, Minn. — Minnesota Highway 61 reopened to traffic at Taconite Harbor at about noon Friday, Sept. 1, after an all-night...
September 1, 2017 - 6:26pm
August 9, 2017
Family of victim explains 'pain and emptiness' at sentencing in North Shore murder case'
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — Marcus Lee Roberts was a hard-working father of five who cared deeply for his family and spent every spare dollar...
August 9, 2017 - 9:33pm
July 30, 2017
Grand Marais angler uses unconventional rods to fish North Shore streams
ON THE NORTH SHORE — The place where Eric Tofte is fishing is improbably beautiful. He's a half-mile or so up a North Shore stream, well...
July 30, 2017 - 12:26pm
June 2, 2016
Six survive Minnesota north shore highway motorhome crash
GRAND MARAIS - Six people from Wisconsin traveling in a motorhome escaped life-threatening injury during an incident on Minnesota Highway 61...
June 2, 2016 - 10:24am