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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
April 19, 2018
This is a story about a stoned raccoon at a fire station
An unusual pair showed up in the pre-dawn hours at Fire Station 82 in Wayne Township, Indiana, last week. Repeatedly pressing the doorbell was...
April 19, 2018 - 2:11pm
April 10, 2018
A Minneapolis mystery: How did a mummified monkey end up in the rafters of a 116-year-old department store?
MINNEAPOLIS - Here’s a mystery you likely thought you’d never hear: how did a mummified monkey end up in the ceiling of a 116-year-old downtown...
April 10, 2018 - 9:08pm
April 4, 2018
‘We were meant to love this kitty’: Okla. boy adopts cat from Minn. shelter with same rare, genetic conditions
OWASSO, Okla.—The family of a 7-year-old Oklahoma boy who was born with two rare genetic conditions are now the proud new owners of a cat...
April 4, 2018 - 4:26pm
April 2, 2018
A police officer in Virginia rescued a couple from this burning home. He went back in for the dog.
Officer Jacob Moore stepped into the Buena Vista, Virginia, police station one morning last week and heard an alert that a house was on fire....
April 2, 2018 - 7:10pm
March 29, 2018
Wildlife groups want more cash for conservation
DULUTH — One-third of wildlife species in the U.S. are at risk of extinction, 40 percent of the nation's freshwater fish are now rare or...
March 29, 2018 - 6:29pm
March 23, 2018
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
SAGANAGA LAKE, GUNFLINT TRAIL — We must have noticed the animal at about the same time. Two of us were riding two-up on a snowmobile, heading back to our cabin last weekend after a day of lake trout fishing. The late-afternoon sun was bathing a bay on the U.S. side of Saganaga...
March 23, 2018 - 6:37am
March 20, 2018
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
It might soon be grizzly bear hunting season in Wyoming. In the wake of a Trump administration decision last summer to remove the bear from the...
March 20, 2018 - 9:07am
March 13, 2018
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
CLOQUET, Minn.—The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed out 8,500 public opinion surveys to residents in the areas of...
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm
February 26, 2018
Whitney Olson wins two national livestock championships without living on a farm
FORADA, Minn.—Whitney Olson is a farm girl through and through and has been involved in 4-H since she was in third grade. Just last month,...
February 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
February 12, 2018
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
A timber wolf that had earlier become entangled in a wire trapping snare was shot and killed by a Duluth police officer Saturday afternoon along...
February 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
February 5, 2018
'I couldn't believe it': Tofte photographer stumbles on rare lynx sighting
DULUTH—Thomas Spence was looking for moose to photograph near Tofte on Saturday morning, Feb. 3, when he came upon a Canada lynx standing...
February 5, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 30, 2018
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — Martha Schouweiler received hugs and congratulations as she walked into Trail Center Lodge on Monday morning,...
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
DULUTH — In yet another effort to untangle the mystery behind Minnesota's diminished moose population, renowned wolf researcher David...
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
Northwoods traffic jam as mushers, dogs push toward Beargrease finish
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — Halfway across Poplar Lake on Monday morning, Jan. 29, Ingrid Pond's dog team decided it was more interested...
January 29, 2018 - 6:04pm
January 28, 2018
First-day jitters: Nerves, excitement as Beargrease gets underway
NORTH OF TWO HARBORS, Minn.—The dogs' yips filled the air as they strained against their harnesses, trying to pull sleds parked in place....
January 28, 2018 - 10:47pm