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Walleye fishing on Minnesota's Mille Lacs to remain closed longer
Head-on collision reportedly kills 1 near Menahga, Minn.
Coffee with Viagra-like ingredient recalled after FDA discovery
Grand Forks native takes on the fashion industry, New York City
Spicer resigns, Scaramucci to be White House communications director
crime and courts
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
A 'who-done-it' murder mystery, musical theatre, outdoor music -- it's all here
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Marilyn Hagerty: Little Bangkok brings Thailand to East Grand Forks
Marilyn Hagerty: WITS on wheels roll to Iowa
Breaking through at The Bullring
Fargo's Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Lifelong friends Ennis, Spurgeon living the dream with Minnesota Wild
Twins in 'final stages' of acquiring veteran lefty from Braves
Mammoth Athletes Village levels playing field for Gophers
Frank G. Larson
Gordon O. Olson
Arnold "Arnie" Kurtz
Lake of the Woods pioneer Charlie McKeever dies at 90
Gary Olson walleye
Fishing Report: Walleye action remains good on Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake
Doug Leier: Know the rules to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay
Jason Laumb halibut
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Drought has big effect on North Dakota
Viewpoint: Ag innovation builds strong foundation
May 17, 2017
Plastic piling up in Arctic Ocean
Plastic trash is now so ubiquitous that researchers have found hundreds of tons of it floating in the Arctic Ocean. It may not sound like much,...
May 17, 2017 - 6:00am
April 28, 2017
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided...
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
March 18, 2017
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — Two years ago, Minnesota lawmakers jump started efforts to keep the area around Minnesota's main military base green and...
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 5, 2017
Letter: Buffer-strip law protects clean-water rights
I have a different opinion of Minnesota's buffer-strip law than Mike Van Horn ("Buffer-strip law is 'unconstitutional land grab'," letter, Page A4, Feb 28). I feel the law is needed and long overdue. Van Horn says the law is more about control than about soil erosion. He's right....
March 5, 2017 - 7:20am
December 7, 2016
Your fleece jacket might be polluting the Mississippi River
MINNEAPOLIS—Over the past decade, environmentalists have worried about the effect of microbeads, those tiny bits of plastic in facial scrubs...
December 7, 2016 - 10:22pm
November 26, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
ST. PAUL—The Nov. 8 election was unpredictable and the 2017 Minnesota Legislature likely will be, too. GOP candidates took many by surprise,...
November 26, 2016 - 8:19am
November 21, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies...
November 21, 2016 - 3:10pm
June 10, 2016
U.S. Court of Appeals allows continued onsite storage of radioactive material on Prairie Island
RED WING, Minn. -- The Prairie Island Indian Community has been disappointed yet again in its members’ quest to rid the island of spent nuclear fuel as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has upheld a 2014 ruling allowing the continual onsite storage of...
June 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 9, 2016
Friday Minnesota pollution alert issued
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency warns that Friday air pollution will be dangerous for Minnesotans in the west, central and...
June 9, 2016 - 6:45pm
May 13, 2016
Oil spill affects slough in Mountrail County
PARSHALL, N.D. – State health officials are monitoring the cleanup of 10 barrels, or 420 gallons, of oil that spilled Thursday and affected...
May 13, 2016 - 5:45pm
May 12, 2016
Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar to pay $1.5 million for pollution violations
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and the federal Environmental Protection Agency have reached a settlement with the Southern...
News/crime and courts
May 12, 2016 - 4:54pm
May 6, 2016
Special camera puts gas emissions in clearer focus
WILLISTON, N.D. – Gas emissions from the Bakken are having a global impact on the atmosphere, a recent study found, but health regulators...
May 6, 2016 - 9:59pm
Court-ordered environmental do-over underway for Enbridge Sandpiper, Line 3 projects
CARLTON, Minn. -- A court-ordered do-over of Enbridge Energy's Sandpiper pipeline environmental review, now paired with the company's Line...
May 6, 2016 - 8:45pm
April 29, 2016
Iowa rejects calls to reconsider pipeline
DES MOINES — State regulators on Thursday rejected an environmental group and several landowners’ requests for a rehearing or reconsideration of an interstate crude oil pipeline through Iowa. But the Iowa Utilities Board still plans to probe whether a Texas pipeline developer...
April 29, 2016 - 6:45pm
April 22, 2016
Little bite to environmental law enforcement in North Dakota compared to rest of nation
FARGO -- Government regulators have some powerful tools at their disposal to crack down on violators of environmental laws, namely fines,...
April 22, 2016 - 6:15am