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Broadband connectivity initiative continues for rural areas in Region Five
Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
Thousands gather for third Women's March after year of controversy
BuzzFeed's stumble is highest-profile misstep at a time when press is under greatest scrutiny
Swanson Assumes Role of President at Frandsen Bank
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Biz Buzz: Dairy Queen not closing - poised to expand in Brainerd
Minnesota unemployment remains steady; 4 straight months at 2.8 percent
Get a plan for nonproductive land: Solutions take time, but can be found
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Area Wrestling: Road Crew runs away with team title
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Bemidji blanks Greenway for Hockey Day Minnesota victory
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Commentary: Why progressives should stop avoiding men's issues
Wealth Column: A look at the economy for 2019
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Kindness is Contagious: Kindness helps us embrace humanity
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BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
What's Up Outdoors: Good friends, new lakes make for fun fishing
Successful snowmobile rides start with safety mindset
16 inches of ice: Sheriff gives blessing for Jaycees' Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Anglers are encouraged to take a kid ice fishing Jan. 19-21
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
Salonen: I was unplanned, but, thank God, I’m here
Religious fundamentalist leader plans northeast Minn. building project: Church is known for child marriage, polygamy
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CLC alumna to speak on Australia trip
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November 4, 2018
Ask the Master Gardener: The right and wrong ways to water orchids
Dear Master Gardener: I purchased an orchid and the directions say to water it with an ice cube each week. Since it's a tropical plant I wouldn't...
November 4, 2018 - 9:00am
December 3, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Caring for an amaryllis bulb
Dear Master Gardener: I received an amaryllis bulb as a gift, how do I pot it and care for it?
December 3, 2017 - 9:00am
November 4, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Taking care of gardening tools for winter
Dear Master Gardener: How should I care for my tools before putting them away for the winter? Answer: • Wash or wipe off excess soil from all...
November 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 1, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Winterizing your tropical plants
Dear Master Gardener: Can you suggest a method to overwinter the tropical plants I have on my patio? Answer: Here's our recommendations: •...
October 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 9, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Composting with worms
Dear Master Gardener: I have heard about indoor composting with worms. What is this and how do I get started?
April 9, 2017 - 4:45am
March 1, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Keeping woodpeckers at bay
Dear Master Gardener: Our house has cedar siding and the woodpeckers are causing a lot of damage to the house. Is there anything we can do to...
March 1, 2017 - 10:31am
January 5, 2017
Ask a Master Gardener: Keep hardiness zones in mind when buying plants
Dear Master Gardener: I was told I should buy "zone 3 plants". What do "zones" mean? I think I have some plants that didn't say zone 3 on the...
January 5, 2017 - 10:29am
Ask a Master Gardener: Getting to know the Christmas flower
Dear Master Gardener: I'm curious, how did the poinsettia become designated as the Christmas flower?
December 5, 2016 - 10:05am
November 1, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Amaryllis for holiday blooms
Dear Master Gardener: I see amaryllis bulbs in the stores, how do I plant them for holiday blooms? Answer: Amaryllis are classic holiday flowers...
November 1, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 2, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Managing tomato diseases
Dear Master Gardener: With all of the rain we have had, my tomatoes have black spots and they are cracking. What is it and is there anything I can do?
August 2, 2016 - 7:27pm
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
May 31, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Growing without a garden
Dear Master Gardener: I would like to take advantage of all the fresh produce the summer has to offer, but I have no room for a garden in my yard. Is it OK to plant herbs and vegetables in containers?
May 31, 2016 - 8:22pm
April 5, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Getting off to a good start on your lawn
Dear Master Gardener: Every year at this time I say "This year I'm going to really 'do' my lawn right." It never happens. But this year I really mean it. What should I do to get off to a good start on a good lawn?
April 5, 2016 - 5:49pm
March 2, 2016
Ask a Master Gardener: Raising a garden
Dear Master Gardener: My parents love to garden, but my mother is currently in a wheelchair and my dad has knee problems. Is there a recommended height for raised bed gardens for the elderly or wheelchair bound?
March 2, 2016 - 12:06am
Ask a Master Gardener: Replacing trees from July's superstorm
Dear Master Gardener: I have a list of trees that would make good yard trees in this area, but before I replace the trees that I lost in last July's storm, I would like to compile a list of trees that might be problems. Can you help me?
February 2, 2016 - 8:25pm