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Witnesses and residents recount Superior refinery explosion
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
East Grand Forks School Board launches strategic plan
Combating fake news: Panel of Fargo media experts discuss the landscape of today's media
Senate debates voluminous budget bill that includes little spending
crime and courts
Pottery center showcases creativity in clay
Out and about: A look back on the boom
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Why surgeons amputated a 7-year-old's leg and reattached it the wrong way
Tell us what makes your mom the best
Marilyn Hagerty: Elephants, tigers and clowns, oh my!
Minn. man believes old batteries used in foundation robbed him of health, home
Browser's Blackout Bingo
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
Thursday's local scoreboard
Thursday's local clipboard
Central, Red River play to 1-1 tie in girls soccer
Minn. United's Allianz Field will hold big-time matches, commissioner says
Casey Myron Weekley
Raymond L. Wilson
Geralyn Leiran Lunski
Outdoors report: Ice retreating on region's lake
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Doug Leier: A look at the history of paddlefish snagging — and regulations — in North Dakota
Conservation easement protects northwest Minnesota habitat
Josh Andrews sturgeon
On guns: Put money where mouth is
Letter: Nice for veterans to be remembered
Our view: Minnesota should pass service animal law
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp begins biggest campaign of her political life…with a recycled ad from 2012?
Letter: A cancer that is growing, mutating
BJ Maxson for Sheriff
Rep. Josh Boschee
90th Birthday Celebration
Endangered Species Act
April 20, 2018
Minnesota congressman's effort de-list wolves stuck in Congress
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson says he has the votes on the House floor to pass a bill removing federal protection for gray wolves across the Great...
April 20, 2018 - 7:09am
April 19, 2018
Q&A with Howling for Wolves Founder Dr. Maureen Hackett
A Twin Cities wolf advocacy group said there are other ways to co-exist with wolves without using lethal methods to control populations, and...
April 19, 2018 - 7:09am
April 18, 2018
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
North Dakota doesn't have a resident gray wolf population, but the eastern half of the state falls within the boundaries of what's known as the...
April 18, 2018 - 9:12am
Wolves should be managed like other species, Minnesota legislator says
A northwest Minnesota legislator who had the opportunity to trap a gray wolf during the three years the state offered a season said the ongoing...
April 18, 2018 - 8:00am
April 16, 2018
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
RURAL LAKE BRONSON, Minn.—To Randy Coffield, raising cattle is not just a business. It's his life. "I came in as a greenhorn, and I've...
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 15, 2018
Species in Conflict: Minnesota wolf management follows bumpy path on road to recovery
Love them or hate them, few animals evoke stronger emotions than the gray wolf. Iconic without question, a symbol of wild places and revered...
April 15, 2018 - 7:50am
February 12, 2017
The plight of the bumble bee
BRAINERD, Minn. — A regulatory freeze issued by the White House on Inauguration Day delayed the listing of the rusty patched bumble bee...
February 12, 2017 - 5:10am
October 1, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Why wolves need federal protections
MINNETONKA, Minn.—A recent Forum Communications column questioned wolf population numbers and the value of wolf protections ("The Minnesota...
October 1, 2016 - 12:26pm
May 15, 2016
Check it Out: International Endangered Species Day
The 11th annual international Endangered Species Day is Friday, and special events and programs are on tap across the country to recognize efforts...
May 15, 2016 - 11:30am
January 24, 2016
BRAD DOKKEN: 'We'll see how this goes'
Here we go. ... That was my reaction to this week's news of a U.S. Senate bill amendment that would remove wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan from federal protection under the Endangered Species Act. As John Myers of Forum News Service reported, the Senate's Environment and...
January 24, 2016 - 5:05am
March 8, 2015
LETTER: Reclassify wolves as 'threatened' species
Let's clear up some confusion about the story, "Howling mad: Wolf damage claims remain unpaid for some livestock producers" (Page A1, March 1). A federal court ruling in December did indeed put wolves back on the Endangered Species List — but unlike in other Great Lake states,...
March 8, 2015 - 3:45am
March 1, 2015
DOUG LEIER: Bald eagles weren't always abundant in N.D.
Last week driving near the Fargodome in north Fargo, I was scanning the road ahead, and I spotted a bald eagle. Then another. Then another. One...
March 1, 2015 - 1:30pm
December 29, 2014
OUR OPINION: Judge's ruling on wolves defies biology
This time, the alarmists are not crying "Wolf." They're crying "Too few wolves." But the effect will be the same: a cynical public not only ignoring...
December 29, 2014 - 8:40pm
December 20, 2014
Federal judge puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
DULUTH, Minn. -- Wolves across the Great Lakes region are back under full protection of the federal Endangered Species Act as a result of a ruling by a federal judge Friday in Washington. Judge Beryl A. Howell sided with animal rights groups in a 111-page decision stating the...
December 20, 2014 - 12:30am
July 18, 2012
2 Minnesota men accused of lying about killing wolves
Two Finland men were indicted Monday on federal charges for allegedly killing two gray wolves, burying them in the Superior National Forest,...
July 18, 2012 - 9:05pm