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GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
Crosby Music in the Park
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Minnesota lawyer gets 14 years in prison for ‘porno-trolling’ internet users
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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
Biz Buzz: Changes coming at Target
11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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Wealth Column: How to help your children with college debt
Reader Opinion: Millennials and the Future
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
What's Up Outdoors: Great to see young anglers take up sport fishing
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Fostering fatherhood: Need for foster parents growing in Minnesota
Baxter veteran helps Deerwood veteran by bicycling in fundraiser
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Commentary: Stores like Barnes & Noble used to be the bad guys, but now I'm nostalgic for them
Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
Entertainment Briefs - June 13
Library adds painting classes for art contest
Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
Her Voice Magazine
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Scott and Shirley Young
Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Tom & Peggy Woog
Marge & Bob Marsh 65th Anniversary
Wynefred D. Johnsen
Richard (Rick) David Markstrom
Jesse Allen Woods
Lowell Allan Bohlke
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Resiliency workshop to be hosted by Bridges of Hope
What's Doing - June 15
Coming Sunday: Building homes, hope
Senior Calendar - June 17-21
Car show to benefit Ruth's Free Wig Closet planned for Saturday
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UPDATE: Deerwood man dies in head-on crash with semitrailer
June 3, 2019
Be leery about vegetarian diets for your pets
Matthew Grant tried diet after diet to help lessen the food allergies of Cooper, his old English bulldog. "Raw diet, novel protein, kangaroo,...
June 3, 2019 - 9:10am
June 2, 2019
A furry family affair: Duluth couple manages alpaca hobby farm
She’s allergic to sheep, horses, cows. Still, Loni Blumerich wanted a hobby farm. She read that alpacas are hypoallergenic, and after doing...
June 2, 2019 - 8:20am
Swift: From alpha to zzz's, dogs make strange bedfellows
FARGO — "My little dog: A heartbeat at my feet." — Edith Wharton. When it comes to pet ownership, there are two distinct schools of thought...
June 2, 2019 - 8:00am
May 12, 2019
Veeder: Cat and mouse game isn't our new cat's strong suit
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Last week while I was writing my column, unfolding a tale from the olden days about my dear grandmother’s run-in with...
May 12, 2019 - 7:00am
May 9, 2019
Puppy Kiss To Relieve Stress
During a stress relief event sponsored by the psychology club for finals week, Central Lakes College student Kortny Villnow wrinkles her nose...
May 9, 2019 - 10:11am
May 2, 2019
Offenders train stray dogs in northeast Minnesota prison program
MOOSE LAKE, Minn. — A tan bundle of energy bursts into the gym with tail wagging, bounding over and greeting everyone excitedly. Smokey ran...
May 2, 2019 - 8:32am
April 19, 2019
Yes, dogs still bite postal carriers. It happened over 5,700 times last year
FARGO — Terry Jones was never bitten by a dog during her 32-year career as a postal carrier in Fargo, but there were plenty of close calls...
April 19, 2019 - 6:22am
April 13, 2019
'The Scoop': 10 tips for getting your dog ready for spring
MOORHEAD — The other night as I was making dinner, I loved how the spring sun was shining into my kitchen as I stirred spaghetti sauce on the...
April 13, 2019 - 10:41am
April 7, 2019
Swift: Life with senior dog is complicated, but worth it
So it’s the middle of the day, and I’m trying to silently unpack the dishwasher. Have you ever tried that? It’s impossible. Clanging bowls,...
April 7, 2019 - 9:05am
February 21, 2019
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Midnight, the black lab who rescued an elderly neighbor who had fallen in the snow in Alexandria, is getting some love....
February 21, 2019 - 3:34pm
December 17, 2018
Easing holiday stress for pets
DULUTH -- Holidays can bring an array of goodies — and temptation — for our four-legged friends. Although the holiday season falls behind...
December 17, 2018 - 8:26pm
November 14, 2018
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
GRAND FORKS — Kenzie Holm's car purred, but not for the reason it is supposed to. A kitten that took an 80-mile ride in the engine compartment...
November 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 31, 2018
Minnesota couple finds success with goat yoga
FORADA, Minn.—When instructor Heather Godfrey of Alexandria asked her yoga class how many had participated in goat yoga before, not one...
August 31, 2018 - 12:20pm
August 27, 2018
Runaway tortoise found 9 miles from Duluth home
DULUTH—When Flash was found walking down the railroad tracks in Duluth's Riverside neighborhood, his family was relieved. For 11 days,...
August 27, 2018 - 8:10pm
A goldendoodle went missing for weeks following a fatal accident. A kind, dog-loving stranger made it his mission to find him.
CHAFFEE COUNTY, Colo. — More than two weeks into his search for a dog that he'd never met, Joe Stratmann thought about giving up. "After...
August 27, 2018 - 2:27pm