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Superior honors fallen firefighters who died while on way to fight Utah wildfires
Hip-Hop artist Chris Brown arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon
12-year-old boy accused of menacing adult in Devil's Lake
Opening of new Hillsboro day care facility delayed
Work underway for new general aviation taxi lanes at Grand Forks airport
crime and courts
UND FOOTBALL: Blocking out the buzz
Bemidji State football coach on 'leave of absence,' AD says
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Vikings waive TE Leonhardt, eight others
Monday's local scoreboard
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
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
life & style
Clement "Clem" C. Nadeau
Edward Rudolph Lizakowski
Edgar Fred Luehring
Tilford W. "Tillie" Schlieve
Nadine A. Pistner
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
LETTER: UND Sioux nickname fans don't support what real Sioux are fighting for
LETTER: Pipeline news coverage should better reflect protesters' views
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 23, 2016
Penguin promoted to brigadier at Edinburgh Zoo
LONDON—Standing in line for a special ceremony, uniformed soldiers of His Majesty the King of Norway's Guard are carefully inspected—by...
August 23, 2016 - 2:44pm
August 15, 2016
Family rescues Idaho girl from jaws of mountain lion
SALMON, Idaho—Idaho wildlife managers on Monday, Aug. 15, praised family members who charged a mountain lion and rescued a young girl from...
August 15, 2016 - 5:03pm
August 14, 2016
IN SEASON: Hawk season at peak across region
This is the season of the hawks. Local populations are at their peak now, with the addition of young of the year. Daily totals and variety of...
August 14, 2016 - 9:30am
August 2, 2016
Newly found bat is first new mammal species discovered in Minnesota in 25 years
A new bat has been discovered in Minnesota -- the first new mammal species found in the state in 25 years. The Minnesota Department of Natural...
August 2, 2016 - 7:42am
Cameras could be the next weapon against aquatic invasive species
WILLMAR—Kandiyohi County is proud of its lakes, and there is a group of people who want to keep those natural gems healthy and viable for the...
August 2, 2016 - 3:00am
July 19, 2016
2 more possible alligator sightings reported in Brainerd, Minnesota, area
BRAINERD, Minn. -- After an alligator was spotted south of Brainerd on July 9, other possible sightings have been reported to law enforcement...
July 19, 2016 - 7:47am
July 17, 2016
Grand Forks city limits a sanctuary for wildlife, from skunks to bears
The skunk probably didn't want to be in the window well any more than the homeowner wanted it there, and Jean Youshefski got the call recently...
July 17, 2016 - 6:00am
July 14, 2016
Minnesota alligator was not aggressive, its finder says, but sheriff's office 'appeared to think I was crazy'
BARROWS, Minn. -- Baxter, Minn., resident Dan Fundingsland was hoping to see some wildlife Saturday when he was biking down to Crow Wing State...
July 14, 2016 - 1:46pm
July 11, 2016
Researchers spy on wood turtles in an attempt to save the declining species
NORTH OF DULUTH — About 200 yards off a railroad grade, researcher Maddy Cochrane waved her antenna in a semicircle to hear the strongest beep...
July 11, 2016 - 6:30pm
July 8, 2016
Taking it back: Wildlife project aims to reduce damage from excessive flooding
KITTSON COUNTY, Minn. — More than 75,000 acres comprise the Roseau River Wildlife Management Area, but each year it seems more of that...
July 8, 2016 - 10:34pm
July 2, 2016
Snapshots from a summer afternoon
ROSEAU COUNTY, Minn.—June had been a mostly miserable month in the border country, with too much rain and far too many severe storm warnings...
July 2, 2016 - 10:46pm
June 30, 2016
Farm Bleat: How farmers deal with a skunk family
One week ago today, my folks brought the 10-year-old grandson to the farm for a weekend visit. As they readied to leave for Ellsworth last Friday...
accent/life & style
June 30, 2016 - 2:30pm
June 29, 2016
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Final voting is underway to name the two new arctic wolf pups at the International Wolf Center in Ely. Out of more than 1,900 nominations received...
June 29, 2016 - 2:30pm
June 24, 2016
Elk expansion shouldn't be portrayed as 'us vs. them,' rancher says
This is the second of two columns running on consecutive Sundays about elk in northwest Minnesota. Last week's viewpoint featured comments from...
June 24, 2016 - 9:00pm
June 13, 2016
MARILYN HAGERTY: Feathery namesake a new honor
When Tim Driscoll clutched a 24-day-old peregrine falcon by the legs Monday, he held it aloft and said, "This female is going to be named Marilyn—in...
June 13, 2016 - 6:14pm