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Accused getaway driver in killing of Duluth college student wants charges dropped
St. Paul city attorney to run for Minn. attorney general
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Growing interest: Officials talk rules, take questions at medical marijuana hearing
Zip line to cross Mississippi River during Super Bowl
crime and courts
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Grand Forks Chorales present 'Messiah' sing-along event
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Win streak continues for ND ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' opens at Red River High School
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
University regents approve Fleck contract extension
Former Vikings fullback Felton, still unsigned, to retire
Vikings hall of famer John Randle: Everson Griffen 'reminds me of myself'
The 'other' Wentz: Often in the shadows of cousin Carson, Connor fulfills a valuable role for the Bison football team
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
Marilynn Joanne Welter
Lennart G. Almen
Gary H. Bachmeier
OUTDOORS REPORT: Good ice and fishing reports coming from Lake of the Woods and Upper Red Lake
Doug Leier: There's reason for ice fishing optimism in North Dakota but don't overlook safety
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New pike regulations for Minnesota anglers, North Dakota Game and Fish Department sets tentative 2018 hunting season dates etc.
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
No need to plan kindness this season
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Our view: Superintendent search must find innovators
Letter: 'Me Too' incidents don't always ruin lives
Letter: A big lump of coal for ND homeowners
50th Wedding Anniversary
60th Wedding Anniversary
November 13, 2017
After five-year pursuit, hunter finally bags 'deer of a lifetime': a 39-point buck
ST. PAUL, Mo. - The opening day of deer season wasn't starting out well for hunter Tim Phillips. After sitting in his tree stand all morning...
November 13, 2017 - 2:03pm
November 8, 2017
Noah Bry archery deer
Noah Bry, 8, shot this button buck with his bow recently near Thompson, N.D. "(He) made a great shot, it was cool!" his dad, Mark Bry, wrote....
November 8, 2017 - 1:40pm
November 7, 2017
Carter Olson buck
Carter Olson, 11, Grand Forks, shot this buck in Kittson County during the snowy opening weekend of Minnesota's firearms deer season. The buck...
November 7, 2017 - 12:09pm
November 3, 2017
Minn. DNR on the hunt for deer disease evidence this weekend
BRAINERD, Minn.—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources plans an unprecedented dragnet of staff this deer opener weekend in north-central Minnesota to catch signs of chronic wasting disease. The effort follows the discovery of a CWD-positive deer at a deer farm in Merrifield...
November 3, 2017 - 6:59pm
October 29, 2017
Wanted: Story ideas for deer season
I'm on the hunt for good deer hunting stories, and I'm looking for ideas. Deer season is rich in tradition on both sides of the Red River, a time friends and family gather to spend time outdoors, swap stories from days gone by and make some new memories. That's where you come into...
October 29, 2017 - 6:33am
COOK: Happening onto a deer stand in the woods
DULUTH — I came across the deer stand on a grouse hunt a couple of weeks ago. That isn't uncommon. Bird hunters, walking through random...
October 29, 2017 - 6:05am
MDHA's Engwall discusses Minnesota deer-hunting issues
DULUTH — With the Minnesota firearms deer season approaching, Forum News Service asked Craig Engwall, executive director of the Minnesota...
October 29, 2017 - 6:02am
Minnesota firearms deer hunters hope to see more bucks this fall
DULUTH — Three mild winters in a row have put northern Minnesota deer hunters in a mildly optimistic mood about this fall's firearms deer...
October 29, 2017 - 6:01am
October 25, 2017
WATCH: Dash cam video shows Minnesota deputy hitting deer at 114 mph
ISANTI COUNTY, Minn. - A Minnesota sheriff's deputy is lucky to be alive after the squad car he was driving collided with a deer Saturday morning,...
October 25, 2017 - 5:18pm
October 23, 2017
Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
DULUTH—Two Duluth-area conservation officers chased down two suspected poachers Saturday night, Oct. 21, in what became a haunting tale of paranormal behavior. Conservation officers Andy Schmidt and Kipp Duncan, who patrol the Duluth area for the Minnesota Department of Natural...
October 23, 2017 - 9:47pm
October 22, 2017
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
DULUTH — When a nine-point buck came walking toward Leif Birnbaum's deer stand last Sunday, Oct. 15, the Duluth bowhunter took a good look...
October 22, 2017 - 6:15am
October 18, 2017
Minnesota to collar more than 100 wild deer with tracking devices to fine-tune its fight against CWD
MINNEAPOLIS - Wildlife crews will swoop down in helicopters above southeastern Minnesota early next year to capture and collar more than 100...
October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 5, 2017
Tangled whitetails create ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ memory for Hanson County residents
FARMER, S.D. — These whitetails have quite a tale. "They were big deer, I know that," said Annette Steilen, who lives in rural Hanson County....
October 5, 2017 - 12:02pm
October 3, 2017
Vanessa Cooper buck
Vanessa Cooper, a freshman at Fordville-Lankin Public School in Fordville, N.D., shot her first whitetail buck Sunday, Sept. 24, the last day...
October 3, 2017 - 10:40am
September 29, 2017
Cal Hanson archery buck
Cal Hanson, a freshman at Kittson Central High School in Hallock, Minn., shot his first archery buck on the opening day of Minnesota's archery...
September 29, 2017 - 3:56pm