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Fire after possible explosion destroys central Minn. home
Making planning legible - students helping City of Ramsey with visual approach
KLICK! - Hitting the slopes
Area manufacturers offer $1,000 manufacturing scholarships
Initiative Foundation reaffirms commitment to early childhood
Watch: Vikings fans freak out over last-second miracle
7 Heaven: Vikings advance to NFC title game after wild win with no time left
Area Female Athlete: Pequot's Lane adjusting and dominating
Lightning Squirt A takes first
Robert "Bob" A. Evans
3 things for better health - Jan. 15
Pick a sustainable plan to weight-loss and better health
Want to avoid long term chronic diseases & have a healthier lifestyle?
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
Up North with Leroy - Jan. 16
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
We're lucky to live in a small community
Cheesehead Chatter: It's illegal to do what?
The Last Windrow: Times and technology have changed
letters to the editor
Brogle Family 5
Elmer and Val Stephan
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: Dec. 17, 2017
Bailey Wachholz-Luke Landecker
January 14, 2018
Justin, Clasen & Company opens Nisswa office
The Nisswa Chamber of Commerce welcome Justin, Clasen & Company, Ltd to Nisswa. Justin, Clasen & Co. is a full service accounting and tax firm...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
Business Traditions - Roll of Honor
January 10, 2018 - 2:23pm
Area representatives call for public to weigh in on mining proposal
A pair of state representatives from the region encouraged area residents to express support for the NorthMet permit to mine proposal by participating in the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' public comment period. The 60-day window to provide the DNR with input on PolyMet's...
January 10, 2018 - 12:30pm
January 7, 2018
'Pants on Pants': Duluth resident creates new snow pants design
DULUTH — Experiencing his first winter after moving from Shanghai to Duluth, Jeffrey Xu wondered why Minnesotans put on jackets, but then...
January 7, 2018 - 8:04pm
December 31, 2017
Pine River man named Crow Wing, Area 8 Conservationist of Year
Jim Brandt, of Pine River, was recently honored as Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Outstanding Conservationist at the annual meeting...
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 26, 2017
Breezy Point native keeps spinning along with unicycle
Jessica Kreitz's love affair with the unicycle has come full circle. "My fascination begins with wheels in general. I've always been kind of...
December 26, 2017 - 7:00am
December 22, 2017
Twin Metals gets federal mining leases back
DULUTH — Twin Metals Minnesota will get back its permits to explore for copper on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and continue working toward a copper mine southeast of Ely, under a decision Friday by the U.S. Interior Department. The move by the Trump...
December 22, 2017 - 8:37pm
December 20, 2017
Hotline available for farmers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently established a Farm and Rural Helpline, a resource Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said could help those facing a variety of challenges in greater Minnesota. The MDA created the helpline as a one-stop shop of sorts for farmers...
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
December 14, 2017
Essentia envisions multimillion-dollar investment in downtown Duluth campus
DULUTH, Minn.—Essentia Health plans to make its largest investment ever in its Duluth campus over the next few years. "We've made important...
December 14, 2017 - 6:37am
December 13, 2017
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
LAKEVILLE, Minn. – Gander Outdoors, the reborn version of defunct Gander Mountain, opened its first store in Lakeville near the Twin Cities...
December 13, 2017 - 5:35pm
December 8, 2017
Minn. Public Utilities Commission says Enbridge Line 3 review needs more work
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission tapped the brakes on the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline permitting process on Thursday, Dec. 8, saying the...
December 8, 2017 - 9:48am
December 5, 2017
Craft beer makers tap experts at University of Minnesota to keep industry hopping
Next time you hoist a locally made craft beer, consider making a toast to the University of Minnesota's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural...
December 5, 2017 - 11:00am
December 3, 2017
Key to growth: Thief River Falls company, area communities say they are ready for major expansion
It's hard to imagine what a 1 million-square-foot facility looks like. Imagine if the Metrodome were built in Thief River Falls instead of Minneapolis....
December 3, 2017 - 6:00am
November 29, 2017
US House delays vote on Minn. mining bill
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House on Wednesday debated legislation that would reopen areas near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern...
November 29, 2017 - 5:14pm