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CLC and Minnesota State implement economics degree pathway
Minnesota Historical Society launches Native American cultural initiatives
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Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
2017 fish, game and trapping licenses expire Feb. 28
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - Feb. 21, 2018
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
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Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
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Available now: In the wake of coach resignations
'And Then There Were None' still showing in Pequot Lakes
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February 23, 2018
Forestview Planetarium ties laser show to music
Heather Austen watches a laser show Thursday at the Forestview Middle School Planetarium in Baxter with her sons Jonny Clarke (left) and Kage...
February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2018
Where is the middle of nowhere? Glasgow, Montana, data says.
In a triumph of data collection and analysis, a team of researchers based at Oxford University has built the tools necessary to calculate how...
February 22, 2018 - 7:59am
February 18, 2018
ASTRO BOB: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros
DULUTH — Chances are you've seen Orion's Belt this winter. It's hard to miss the striking symmetry of those three equally-spaced bright...
February 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 17, 2018
'Chasing Coral' film to be presented Feb. 24
The 2017 documentary film "Chasing Coral" will be presented 1 p.m. Feb. 24 in the Brainerd Public Library's large conference room, 416 S. Fifth St., Brainerd, near Brainerd High School and across from Mickey's Pizza and Subs. In "Chasing Coral," a team of divers, scientists, and photographers...
February 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
6-year-old tells NASA to make Pluto a planet again: 'You need to fix this problem for me'
Cara Lucy O'Connor has a concern. Pluto used to be one of the nine planets in the solar system, and it isn't anymore. That's not right, said...
February 17, 2018 - 11:22am
February 16, 2018
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
ST. PAUL—Ice seems simple enough: Get water cold enough and it freezes. True, but the science of ice is much more complex, especially when...
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
February 15, 2018
Minnesota moose numbers low but stable
DULUTH—Northeastern Minnesota's moose population dropped some during the past year, but it appears to have leveled off after the big declines...
February 15, 2018 - 4:30pm
February 12, 2018
'They ate his body, nearly all of it': Suspected poacher mauled to death, eaten by pride of lions
SOUTH AFRICA - A recent incident in South Africa resulted in the hunter being the hunted. A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by...
February 12, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 10, 2018
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
ST. PETER, Minn. — Inside the fortified quarters of Minnesota's highest-security psychiatric hospital, Dustin Michael Defiel has spent...
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
February 9, 2018
Crow Wing SWCD seeks applicants for paid apprenticeship
Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa is accepting applications for those ages 18 to 25 for summer apprentice positions in 31 soil and water conservation districts throughout Minnesota. Apprentices will spend their summer working alongside natural resource professionals to learn hands-on...
February 9, 2018 - 9:30am
February 7, 2018
As more people learn of their genetic makeup, unexpected African roots emerge
As more Americans take advantage of genetic testing to pinpoint the makeup of their DNA, the technology is coming head-to-head with the country's...
February 7, 2018 - 1:56pm
With Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk earns kudos even from competitors
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Before founding SpaceX in 2002, Elon Musk had a wild plan to fly a plant to Mars. The idea was to show life on the desolate...
February 7, 2018 - 1:13pm
February 4, 2018
Ask the Master Gardener: Taking care of flowers as they fade
Dear Master Gardener: My amaryllis is almost done blooming. What should I do as the flowers fade? Answer: As soon as it is finished blooming, set it in a bright, sunny location. As flowers fade, remove each one along with the swollen ovary that sits behind it, to prevent seed growth....
February 4, 2018 - 10:30am
February 2, 2018
Crow Wing SWCD hosts open house and tree sale
Think spring and join Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District for its 18th annual tree sale pre-order open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m....
February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2018
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech, according to researchers who got her to squeak out convincing versions...
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am