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In Texas oil patch, jitters mount that a bust is near
North Korea asserts its right to shoot down US bombers
Obama tried to give Zuckerberg a wake-up call over fake news on Facebook
Moving on from 32 Below: Founding frontman happy as a solo act
Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in federal prison
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
Shipley: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
Hilda M. Brooks
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
Letter: There must be better place for refinery
Port: Your right to protest does not make your protest right
Their view: Transparency needed in visa process
Omdahl: Challenges face ND rural health
Letter: ND oil patch cities deserve funds from growth
July 23, 2017
Sharing Duluth's outdoor adventures: Tour companies offer visitors guided experiences on trails and on the water
On Wednesday morning, Mike Buchanan and his daughter, Katelynn, 15, found themselves in a situation they'd never experienced before. The pair...
July 23, 2017 - 6:00am
July 22, 2017
A more outdoorsy classroom could help kids in school
A log-strewn outdoor classroom at UND could provide evidence that a connection to nature can help kids learn in school. UND educational researchers have been gathering data to examine the influence of the University Childhood Learning Center's outdoor classroom, a rugged play area...
July 22, 2017 - 10:00am
July 21, 2017
Walleye fishing on Minnesota's Mille Lacs to remain closed longer
ST. PAUL — Walleye fishing on Lake Mille Lacs will remain closed longer than originally planned because the state has killed too many...
July 21, 2017 - 3:28pm
Minnesota's 'gem of a trail' hiking through landowner issues
KNIFE RIVER, Minn.—Steve Betzler made his way down to the rocky shore of the Knife River and stood looking at the pools and falls created...
July 21, 2017 - 8:00am
July 14, 2017
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
Luke Hunter, president and chief conservation officer of the global wild cat organization Panthera, received an email this week from one of his...
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
July 10, 2017
Minnesota ruffed grouse drumming counts up dramatically
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 57 percent statewide compared to last year, an almost unheard of year-to-year...
July 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
North Dakota man's kayaking experience goes viral
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. --A West Fargo man and his dad's kayaking experience is going viral after watching a huge fish eat his dinner. "Jeez look...
July 10, 2017 - 9:55am
Unexpected visitor: Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Minn. family's front steps
RED WING, Minn. — Walking down your front steps is an uneventful activity, but when a rattlesnake impedes the path, that quickly changes....
July 10, 2017 - 8:51am
July 9, 2017
Hallowed 'Hex' hatch holds deeper meaning for some trout anglers
Among fly fishers, the words are spoken with a kind of reverence. "The Hex hatch." Duluth fly-fisher Dave Zentner, 80, has been chasing the hatch...
July 9, 2017 - 9:00am
July 7, 2017
At the river, in the dark, carrying on -- barely
Deep dusk had settled over the valley of Wisconsin's Brule River. Phyllis and I had put our aging Old Town Tripper canoe in the river 10 miles...
July 7, 2017 - 11:09am
July 2, 2017
Fish tales: How it took 5 days and 3 guys to land a 29-inch walleye
ROUND LAKE, Minn. — Al Pint set his fishing rod down in the bow of the boat and reached back for an adult beverage, and when he glanced...
July 2, 2017 - 6:34pm
Passing it on: Sharing the magic of the 'Pink Lady'
We were making our last portage on a recent canoe trip when we saw a procession of folks coming toward us. The party was coming from a parking...
July 2, 2017 - 8:59am
July 1, 2017
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing Minnesota landscape
SWEDES FOREST, Minn. — Everyone came looking to meet up with some odd-named characters, and found them. It's the five-lined skink, aka...
July 1, 2017 - 10:19am
June 30, 2017
Cook: 'So, we were on the Seal River...'
Visiting a writing friend of mine many years ago, I saw a sign above the desk in his writing space. Not a sign, really, just a piece of white...
June 30, 2017 - 9:33am
June 29, 2017
Creating 'special memories': Family reunites in ND to hike with ailing sister
KINDRED, N.D — Allison Powell slings the heavy backpack over her shoulder and calls out to the other hikers in her party, "Should we get...
June 29, 2017 - 8:21pm