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Attack on mosque in Egypt's Sinai kills at least 235
Donations for Toys For Kids being sought
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Company hopes to be 'Amazon of Cannabis' in such places as ND
Brainerd City Council: Microdistilleries gain council consent
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
Black Friday shopping continues to evolve
Brett Carlson recognized during Farm Bureau annual meeting
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Comments on controversial oil pipeline due Wednesday; decision expected in spring
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Wolves still not saving the best for last
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Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
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Record success at Camp Ripley archery hunt
DNR on the hunt for CWD evidence this weekend
Mille Lacs winter anglers allowed 1 walleye
Zebra mussels confirmed in Serpent Lake
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Move over, ugly Christmas sweaters. Famjams are here.
'Tis the season for wine bargains
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Ceramics exhibition to open Tuesday at CLC
Rock in the Holidays: Rock & Roll Christmas at Cragun's Centre
Madrigal Dinner to be staged at Cragun's
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November 23, 2017
County seeks input on proposed aquatic invasive species prevention plan
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department is requesting public comment on the proposed 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Plan. The plan can be viewed on the county website at www.crowwing.us by clicking on "Crow Wing County Listens." Written comments on the plan will be accepted until...
November 23, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 22, 2017
DNR seeks applicants for citizen parks and trails committee
The Department of Natural Resources, the Metropolitan Council and the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission are seeking qualified applicants to serve on the Parks and Trails Legacy Advisory Committee. "The Parks and Trails Legacy Advisory Committee plays a critical...
November 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
Here's the deal with all those turkeys terrorizing the suburbs
Wild turkeys are causing troubles across the American suburbs.
November 22, 2017 - 10:22am
'Swans on Gull'
Three photos of swans swimming in the cold waters of Gull Lake in November. These photos were taken on Nov. 20th. The water is still open.
November 22, 2017 - 7:00am
November 21, 2017
Draft Little Rock Creek Area plan released for public review
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has released a public review draft of a five-year action plan for the sustainable use of groundwater...
November 21, 2017 - 8:00am
November 15, 2017
Renewable Energy Lab delivers biofuels for the future
After 10 years of research, the Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI), U of M Duluth, delivered solid results this fall. As in solid biofuels....
November 15, 2017 - 6:30am
November 14, 2017
New tissue-engineered blood vessel replacements edge closer to human trials
Researchers at the University of Minnesota have created a new lab-grown blood vessel replacement that is composed completely of biological materials,...
November 14, 2017 - 6:30am
November 13, 2017
A squirrel perches on a tree Thursday in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
November 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
This creepy ancient shark looks like something out of 'Stranger Things'
Maybe it's time we Homo sapiens re-evaluated our relationship with the oceans of the world. It has been a good few millennia, sure, but our love affair may have been a little rushed. After all, what do we really know about the ocean? Roughly 95 percent of it remains unexplored, and...
November 13, 2017 - 7:33am
November 11, 2017
Rescued buck showing signs of improvement
A deer rescued from an icy Gull River Thursday was recovering Friday, with his body temperature almost back to normal at Wild and Free Rehabilitation...
November 11, 2017 - 5:00am
November 8, 2017
November Weed of the Month: Oriental Bittersweet
November’s Weed of the Month, Oriental bittersweet (Celastrus orbiculatus), is a woody vine with colorful red fruit. It was brought to North...
November 8, 2017 - 8:00am
November 6, 2017
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
DULUTH — It took eight years, 700 volunteers and thousands of hours in the field but Minnesota has its first new breeding bird atlas since...
November 6, 2017 - 6:22pm