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Brainerd Lofts hosts open house, tours with Destination Downtown contest
Pequot Lakes Business of the Year: Snap Fitness/Hopkins Health & Wellness wins honor
The Pinke Post: Keeping the faith in the future of farming
Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
How teens can capitalize on the tight job market for summer jobs
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Motorsports: Hefty purses await Stock/Super Stock racers during Bracket Drag Racing Series weekend at BIR
Basketball: Area 8th graders win title
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Area Legion Baseball: Swenson pitches Pillager to win
Three 3-run innings lift Red Sox past Twins
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Reader Opinion: Tour of Lakes a success
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Rescuing a raptor: Neighbors, volunteers return eaglet to nest
Dokken: Read and heed aquatic nuisance species and aquatic invasive species laws — everywhere you travel
Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Horns are growing on young people's skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests
Police called it a meth-fueled attack squirrel. An Alabama fugitive says it's his beloved pet.
'Play for Patrick' screenings slated Thursday at Eagle View
Lost Italian: Delicious and nutritious, celebrate our agricultural superfood with Edamame Pesto
Wayback Wednesday: Deadly Fergus Falls "Great Cyclone" happened 100 years ago this week
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'This Is It': Scotty McCreery to take Lakes Jam stage June 28
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Lawsuit: Carrie Underwood, NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme
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This Was Brainerd - June 20
Nisswa Lions event raises $19,000 to fight diabetes. White Cane Drive is June 22
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This Was Brainerd - June 19
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April 12, 2019
Walz declares Minnesota’s commitment to pollinators
ST. PAUL - Minnesota state agencies are fighting for pollinators. An executive order by Gov. Tim Walz affirmed the importance of pollinators...
April 12, 2019 - 12:50pm
February 1, 2019
Australian company specializing in bees taps into UND drone expertise
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is the nation’s leader in honey production. The University of North Dakota in Grand Forks is a leader in drones...
February 1, 2019 - 9:47pm
January 3, 2019
Growing Together: 2019 gardening predictions hold plenty of surprises
I’ve got to see it to believe it: A robot is being developed that will weed our gardens. Like a Roomba for the outdoors, the Tertill is a solar-powered...
January 3, 2019 - 11:38am
December 6, 2018
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition and climate change, with potentially disastrous...
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
September 17, 2018
Pollinating as important as honey for beekeeping income
MEDINA, N.D. — All was quiet in the pasture until Chad Price and Brandon Weatherly started moving bee boxes. Then the persistent buzz in...
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
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
October 16, 2017
Reader Opinion: Work
No bees, no honey. No work, no money. Jerrold Turnquist Brainerd
October 16, 2017 - 7:30am
October 9, 2017
'Insane' discovery: 30,000 bees - and 40 pounds of honey - inside the walls of a house
The honey bees had taken up residence inside the walls of the house. A homeowner in Hillside, New Jersey, near Newark, told CBS New York it was...
October 9, 2017 - 1:14pm
May 15, 2017
North Dakota offers money for honey bee research
BISMARCK, N.D. — If you ask beekeepers what kind of research they would like to see, the answer is simple. "The main thing is bee health,"...
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 14, 2017
Sunnyside to bee-keeping: Solar gardens providing habitat for honey makers
ST. PAUL — Have you hugged a honeybee today? Travis and Chiara Bolton have — at least, that's how the bees might see it. The St....
May 14, 2017 - 11:34am
January 10, 2017
Bumble bee declared endangered
The rusty patched bumble bee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined rapidly in recent...
January 10, 2017 - 11:47am
July 5, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Attracting bees to gardens
Dear Master Gardener: I have read about the decline of the bee population. What can I do to attract bees to my yard? Answer: In light of growing concern over the recent loss and disappearance of bees and bee colonies many backyard enthusiasts are rediscovering a relatively simple...
July 5, 2016 - 7:42pm
April 23, 2015
BWSR recognizes 60th Soil and Water Stewardship Week
For over 70 years, Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) have been hard at work for Minnesota's soil, water and wildlife. Locally, these districts manage programs that work toward conservation and healthy use and development of natural resources. The Minnesota Board of Water...
April 23, 2015 - 7:35pm
August 14, 2014
Urban Bees: A good buzz
Bee colonies are dying off in alarming numbers in rural Minnesota and across the country, sparking worries about global food production and environmental...
August 14, 2014 - 9:53am