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Shipowners slash costs, leaving some crews unpaid, unsafe as downturn bites
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
crime and courts
Transmitter-equipped sturgeon giving researchers 'insane' amount of data
Healthy outlook for Minnesota bear hunt
Bison survive overtime thriller against Charleston Southern
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UND rallies, but falls short against SEC member Ole Miss
BRAD SCHLOSSMAN: UND's Athletics committee is problematic
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Lillian K.M. Berg
Edward A. Pester
Clement C. Nadeau
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
Fishing with the fishes
Regs to remember for archery season
ASK THE DNR: What are some of the good bugs that help keep our forests healthy in Minnesota?
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
50th Wedding Anniversary
UPDATE: Tornadoes spotted in Red River Valley, hail hits Grand Forks County
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
I'm not a shoe geek, but the Terrain Ultra Lyte hiking boots from the SoftScience Co., just might be the most comfortable footwear I've ever...
4 min 35 sec ago
DNR begins work on deer plan The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has started working on a new statewide deer management plan, a project that will unfold in several phases with opportunities for citizen input. In a news release, the DNR said goals for the plan "include setting...
49 min 35 sec ago
August 14, 2016
GET YOUR GEAR ON: Cobra Garage Storage Rack offers ingenious way to store fishing rods, garden tools etc.
I don't have a Cobra Garage Storage Rack yet, but after watching a video of the racks being installed and used, I'd have to say it's just a matter...
August 14, 2016 - 10:00am
August 7, 2016
If the assignment was to produce nice weather, this summer would have some explaining to do
One of the best lines I ever read to describe bad weather came from Ted Hall, who left a career as New York bureau chief for Time magazine in...
August 7, 2016 - 10:30am
CAMP COOKBOOK: This blueberry pie recipe is as tasty as it is easy to make.
The rainy, stormy summer of 2016 will go down as a banner season for blueberries in Minnesota's North Woods, and those who have been fortunate...
August 7, 2016 - 9:30am
July 31, 2016
REC TOPPER: DNR improves online river trails info
People who enjoy canoeing, kayaking and other forms of recreation dependent on river levels can now get more and better information about current...
July 31, 2016 - 9:00am
July 22, 2016
Sam Cook: 'Mountain men' learn a lesson going camping at age 12 and 14
DULUTH—We were mountain men. That's what we were. I was about 14, my brother 12. But somewhere outside of Waukesha, Wis., at a state park...
July 22, 2016 - 3:16pm
July 16, 2016
Chippers provide a starting place to identify sparrows
The chipping sparrow is a bird you may have seen. It is a small bird, to be sure, but it lives in close proximity to us humans. Nor is it particularly...
July 16, 2016 - 9:36pm
Never stop believing: Doctors didn't expect Joey Jacobsen to live after woodcutting accident
LAKE OF THE WOODS, Minn. — Joey Jacobsen caught the walleye of a lifetime in early July when he landed a 31½-inch wall hanger on Lake...
July 16, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 9, 2016
WORTH A LOOK: Minnesota now requires AIS affirmation when boaters, anglers renew licenses
There's a new requirement on the books in Minnesota aimed at preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species: Minnesota boaters and nonresident...
July 9, 2016 - 10:08pm
July 5, 2016
Minnesota state parks' online reservations a welcome change for some
BUFFALO RIVER STATE PARK, Minn.—Sitting around a slightly smoking campfire, with an early July breeze rustling trees overhead, Dan Hilgert...
July 5, 2016 - 2:30pm
June 24, 2016
Red River roundup fishing
Great strides have been made in promoting the Red River's recreational potential in the past two decades. Amenities ranging from new boat ramps...
June 24, 2016 - 9:17pm
Here's a recipe for getting rid of skunk stench
Anyone who's ever experienced the misfortune of having a dog or other pet sprayed by a skunk knows how unpleasant the encounter is. A few years...
June 24, 2016 - 9:15pm
Central wins state trapshoot title
Grand Forks schools had a strong showing in the state tournament to wrap up their inaugural season of competition in the North Dakota State High...
June 24, 2016 - 9:11pm
June 12, 2016
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: GF students do well in clay target league
GF students do well in clay target leagueGrand Forks students had a strong showing during their first season in the North Dakota High School Clay Target League. This year’s league featured 23 schools from across the state split into four conferences. In Conference 3, Red River High...
June 12, 2016 - 10:30am