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A new father is fatally shot after confronting a man who hurled the n-word at his friend, police say
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: July
Manhattan Beach: Residents identify priorities for city
Fergus Falls woman abducted at gunpoint safe; high-risk sex offender in custody: Suspect has history of abducting, raping women
'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump
Teachers and students work to connect agriculture and science
NDSU tests new 'spray drone': ‘Smart farm’ concept addresses small weed patches
Waters recede in southwest Minnesota, but damage lingers
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
Grimsley, Gibson, Springer and Heittola Promoted at CTC
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Football: Serpents finish first MPFL season 1-9
Legion Baseball: Brainerd splits with Duluth to end regular season
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Amateur Baseball: Kalis powers Fort Ripley past Miners in VL playoffs
Curious Twins give 'bullpenning' a whirl in their minor league system
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Swift: It's a dog's life for Kita, my needy pooch
Guest Opinion: CLC Connection: Helping to advance Minnesota's workforce
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Bowfest, a 3D archery event near Duluth, aims to be a big draw
Lake trout nirvana found on northern Saskatchewan fishing trip
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Dreaded Kamatsi Squirrel
Seeking open country upon re-entry
Ruffed, sharp-tailed grouse counts down
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Bernick Family Foundation seeks to grant $150,000 to programming for youth & education and health & fitness - applications due Sept. 1
Area Dining: Ironton's Rib joint back in fashion
Food show highlights trendy foods you'll soon be seeing everywhere
5 food-safety slips that can ruin summer cookouts
Five myths about pizza
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Where do doves released at weddings go? They can live happily ever after.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' director James Gunn fired by Disney over old, offensive tweets
School of Rock
Special Events - July 19
BHS to present '12 Angry Jurors'
Her Voice Magazine
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July 6, 2018
Baxter City Council: Consulting firm to study bike/ped crossing on Highway 371
BAXTER—A consulting firm will assist the city of Baxter with a study for a Highway 371 pedestrian/bicycle crossing and citywide policy...
July 6, 2018 - 11:00am
June 17, 2018
MnDOT unveils $4.2 million in funds for elderly/disabled transportation
The Minnesota Department of Transportation allocated $4.2 million in federal funding for cities, counties and transit service providers to help serve the transportation needs of the elderly and persons with disabilities. Deadline to apply is June 29. Entities eligible for the funding...
June 17, 2018 - 4:30am
June 1, 2018
150 air-mile exemption provides flexibility for ag-related transportation
BISMARCK—Efforts to maintain safe transport of livestock has resulted in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issuing final...
June 1, 2018 - 11:26am
May 28, 2018
Duluth software firm develops updated ship tracker
DULUTH—As long as there have been ships there has been a curiosity for shipping news. "The No. 1 question we receive is, 'When is the next...
May 28, 2018 - 9:05pm
May 21, 2018
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
May 14, 2018
Duluth's electric buses arriving soon
DULUTH — The Duluth Transit Authority's Jim Caywood spent last week in Greenville, S.C., where he was the first local person to set eyes...
May 14, 2018 - 6:05am
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
ST. PAUL—Ideas never really die at the Minnesota Legislature. There's almost always a glimmer of hope that a proposal will make it through, until the House and Senate are forced by state law to adjourn on "the first Monday after the third Saturday in May." This year, that's...
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
May 4, 2018
Local option sales tax generates more revenue for county than projected
Almost $11.5 million has been collected in the past two years in the local option sales tax revenue for road improvement projects in Crow Wing County. The half cent local option sales tax was implemented April 1, 2016. The revenue, brought in as of April 1, represents a 34 percent...
May 4, 2018 - 10:30am
May 1, 2018
Rural lawmakers: MnDOT funding goes to metro
ST. PAUL — Rural Republican state lawmakers say Minnesota Department of Transportation officials only funded Twin Cities-area projects...
May 1, 2018 - 4:26pm
April 27, 2018
Passenger sues Southwest over trauma after fatal blast on flight
Southwest Airlines has been sued by a passenger who witnessed what happened after an exploding engine part shattered a cabin window 20 minutes...
April 27, 2018 - 4:21pm
April 24, 2018
A man was going to jump off a Detroit overpass. Then 13 truckers showed up to save him.
DETROIT - Law enforcement knew they had to act quickly. A man, struggling with the decision to take his own life, was on the verge of jumping...
April 24, 2018 - 3:49pm
April 17, 2018
Transportation funding plans vary, with MNLARS questions remaining
ST. PAUL — Time is running out on the Minnesota legislative session, and one of the issues hanging over lawmakers remains unresolved. Even...
April 17, 2018 - 6:12pm
March 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
ST. PAUL—No one argues about one aspect of a proposed change to the Minnesota Constitution. "If it goes forward, it will affect every single...
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 26, 2018
Passenger line between Duluth, Minneapolis moving on to next phase
The proposed Northern Lights Express passenger line between Duluth and Minneapolis has moved into the next phase of design and construction —...
March 26, 2018 - 5:33pm
March 24, 2018
'Eggs & Issues' legislative forum over, easy
In lieu of a magic crystal ball, Brainerd lakes area businesses hoped to get a glimpse into the future by asking area legislators to be prognosticators...
March 24, 2018 - 4:00am