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'Fort Snelling at Bdote'? After Historical Society adds Dakota name to Fort Snelling sign, Senate votes to cut funding
One year later, concerns linger over Superior, Wis., refinery safety
Authorities kill black bear that 'posed an immediate safety threat' in St. Paul
$100,000 settlement ends Dakota County Technical College whistleblower lawsuit
Minnesota man faces 11th charge of driving while intoxicated
Ruptured pipeline in western Minnesota may have been intentionally damaged
Minnesota job vacancies jump; hiring demand strong throughout state
Canada accuses Facebook of breaking local privacy law, threatens lawsuit
Sanford investing over $100M to make Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo a 'destination' for treatment
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
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2019 Draft: Best Players Available after Round One
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With Garrett Bradbury pick, Vikings prove sometimes boring is better
Vikings take center Garrett Bradbury with No. 18 pick in NFL draft
Cardinals draft Murray with No. 1 overall pick
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Urban maple tappers have new view of the world
Spring hunt dog event scheduled April 27
Outdoor Notes for April 21
What's Up Outdoors: Ready for Rainy River sturgeon
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Lost Italian: No matter its origin, the Dutch Baby Pancake is delicious
Ambrosi: The many joys of the humble potato
Study: Hmong women at highest risk for mercury poisoning due to diet, skin products
Duluth experts weigh in on the benefits of journaling
Reading labels helps find hidden sugar
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April 24, 2019
Rosenmeier forum to discuss weather and climate change
The science of climate change and how the weather figures into it is the topic of a Rosenmeier Center for State and Local Government forum at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa. The forum, free and open to the public, features nationally recognized meteorologist...
April 24, 2019 - 9:31am
April 9, 2019
As White House questions climate change, US military is planning for it
WASHINGTON - In February, the White House devised a plan to challenge the scientific consensus that the burning of fossil fuels is a main driver...
April 9, 2019 - 9:34am
April 3, 2019
Reader Opinion: Climate Q&A
If Earth has warmed and cooled throughout history, what makes scientists think that humans are causing global warming now?
April 3, 2019 - 5:30am
March 28, 2019
Reader Opinion: Climate change is not man-made
The Minnesota 100% Campaign (Reader Opinion, March 5) is worthless for slowing down global warming by reducing fossil fuel burning, which reduces carbon dioxide emissions. The question is: Is Earth's temperature going up because CO2 level is going up? Or, is CO2 going up because Earth's...
March 28, 2019 - 2:30am
March 26, 2019
Carbon emissions hit a record high
Carbon emissions from fossil fuel use hit a record last year after energy demand grew at its fastest pace in a decade, reflecting higher oil...
March 26, 2019 - 4:53pm
March 23, 2019
Reader Opinion: Tired of winning
Fire requires three elements: fuel, spark, and oxygen. If we combine greed and stupidity, we have the potential for disastrous Earth and climate damages. If we add loss of empathy to greed and stupidity, we have the third ingredient to harm all of life, not just humans.
March 23, 2019 - 5:30am
March 21, 2019
Great Lakes already hit by climate change: New report says region will see harsh impacts as temperatures warm
The Great Lakes region already is warming and changing faster than much of North America — and will continue to do so as global warming increases....
March 21, 2019 - 5:58pm
March 20, 2019
Duluth could become a destination for climate refugees, Harvard professor says
DULUTH — A vintage Duluth postcard shows beachgoers sunbathing on the sandy shores of Park Point as others wade into Lake Superior. The red...
March 20, 2019 - 10:00pm
March 18, 2019
Some Minnesota Democrats say Klobuchar isn't progressive enough
As she runs for president, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says one of her key selling points is that she can appeal to independents and some Republicans...
March 18, 2019 - 12:32pm
March 5, 2019
White House plans to counter climate change 'will erode our national security,' 58 former officials warn
More than four dozen former military and intelligence officials are rebuking President Donald Trump for planning to counter the government's...
March 5, 2019 - 12:54pm
Reader Opinion: Minnesota 100% Campaign
Last Wednesday Chris Conry of the Minnesota 100% Campaign gave a presentation at the Brainerd Public Library outlining that campaign's approach to moving our state toward addressing climate change. The 100% plan would move Minnesota toward the goal of achieving an equitable and clean...
March 5, 2019 - 8:30am
March 3, 2019
Reader Opinion: Also sick and tired
I, too, am sick and tired. Tired of listening to adolescent "adults" preach and virtue signal against all the hatred, while simultaneously declaring their own hatred for the President. You needn't even be a Trump supporter to grow weary of the blatant -- and childish -- hypocrisy....
March 3, 2019 - 2:30am
March 2, 2019
Trump mocks Mueller probe, Democrats and his former attorney general
President Donald Trump capped a tumultuous week by reveling in the embrace of conservative activists on Saturday, deriding investigations of...
March 2, 2019 - 4:28pm
Reader Opinion: Bears in the crosshairs
Climate change has been difficult for most creatures. But in Yellowstone National Park it's beneficial for the pine beetles. Warmer winters have allowed for the proliferation of pine beetle infestations. More than 75 percent of the whitebark pine trees are gone and so are their fatty...
March 2, 2019 - 5:30am
February 28, 2019
Reader Opinion: Dollar focus
If baby Jesus could have borrowed $1 trillion when he was born, and promised to pay it back interest free at $1 million per day (1 trillion = 1million x 1 million), in one million days his debt would be paid in full. One million days is 2,732 years. He would still have over 700 years...
February 28, 2019 - 2:30am