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Nazis took his citizenship when he was a child. On Tuesday, it will be restored.
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Health care Q+A with Minnesota Senate candidates Smith, Housley
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Irvin moves across Duluth harbor for first time in 30 years
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Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
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Growing the church: Addition under construction at St. Francis
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Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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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 11, 2018
Black walnut tree could provide excellent fudge
Q: I'm trying to identify the tree in the photo. I've been told that the nuts are not edible. Can you help? — Scott Bundy
August 11, 2018 - 6:00am
August 4, 2018
Commentary: Berry mystery unraveled
Q: What kind of berry is this? It's in the tree row with our chokecherries. It tastes like a chokecherry but is much sweeter. — Sharon...
August 4, 2018 - 8:06am
July 28, 2018
Commentary: Nipping a birch problem in the bud
Q: Our 10-year-old birch tree has a smaller trunk coming out of the main clump. When would be the best time to remove it, and should it be sealed...
July 28, 2018 - 7:26am
July 21, 2018
There's still plenty of planting season left
Can you guess what gardening question I hear most frequently? At the top of the list is "What can I do about rabbits?" followed by preventing...
July 21, 2018 - 6:17am
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
June 30, 2018
Mystery of the murdered tree, five years later
Our gardening discussions give us a chance for lighthearted, upbeat fun each week, but it's difficult to put a humorous spin on a tree that's...
June 30, 2018 - 7:45am
May 26, 2018
Crow Wing County completes 2018 tree planting
Crow Wing County Land Services has completed its annual tree-planting program for 2018. This year 24,000 pine seedlings were planted on about...
May 26, 2018 - 10:30am
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
FARGO — Have you ever struggled with a some-assembly-required item, and hours later concluded that whoever wrote the instructions obviously...
May 26, 2018 - 8:15am
May 4, 2018
Residents expected to plant 1000s of trees
This year, residents will plant over 31,000 trees in the Brainerd lakes area as tree orders are picked up in May. Since 1999, residents have planted over 800,000 trees for conservation, the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District reported. This equals about 800 acres of trees....
May 4, 2018 - 6:30am
April 3, 2018
WAPOA offers discounted trees, shrubs
The Whitefish Area Property Owners Association is selling discounted trees and shrubs in an effort to protect water quality on the Whitefish...
April 3, 2018 - 7:00am
March 30, 2018
Arbor Day event set at arboretum
The Northland Arboretum will host its 12th annual Arbor Day Celebration 6-8 p.m. April 27, where people will learn about the important role trees play in the environment. This year's event with a Johnny Appleseed theme celebrates an American legend whose efforts mark him as a leader...
March 30, 2018 - 6:30am
July 25, 2017
Marine on St. Croix willow is 26 feet around and the biggest in Minnesota
MARINE ON ST. CROIX, Minn. — A black willow tree in Marine on St. Croix is the largest of its kind in Minnesota — and is on track to be crowned...
July 25, 2017 - 12:50pm
May 23, 2017
Nature Conservancy to plant 100,000 pines in cool spots in northern Minnesota to withstand climate change
DULUTH—The Nature Conservancy announced Tuesday that it will plant 50,000 conifer trees in Northeastern Minnesota this summer, and another 50,000 next year, in coolspots — cooler microclimates in Northeastern Minnesota where the trees might survive the impacts of climate...
May 23, 2017 - 10:35pm