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Agendas - Sept. 23
Pequot Lakes School: Board approves preliminary levy
Faces: Pequot Lakes police officer goes back to school as liaison
Making the Grade: Sept. 23, 2018
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
Outdoor Notes for Sept. 23
Golf results - Sept. 20, 2018
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
Coming Monday: No one dies alone
Grim's Grub: Let's shake things up a bit
Dear daughters, from Mom
Senior Menus: Sept. 24-28, 2018
Faith: Unity in a divided nation
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
September 7, 2018
Brainerd Lakers United for the Environment to march Sept. 8
Brainerd Lakers United for the Environment (BLUE) will hold a march at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, beginning at Gregory Park at North Sixth and...
September 7, 2018 - 9:30am
August 20, 2018
With 14 inches to spare, Irvin will be squeezed through Duluth bridge
Preparations are already in the works for the delicate movement of the William A. Irvin, Duluth's 611-foot long floating museum. For the first...
August 20, 2018 - 11:42am
August 6, 2018
Ruud gains recognition for environmental work
State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, was selected as a League of Minnesota Cities Legislator of Distinction for 2018. The league's board of directors recognized 25 legislators this year, including 14 House members and 11 Senate members for their actions and leadership on a wide...
August 6, 2018 - 5:30am
July 26, 2018
Blue, green or both: 8th District DFLers spar on mining, environment
As people left the Chalberg Theatre Monday night, July 23, after two hours of debate among five DFLers vying for the 8th Congressional District...
July 26, 2018 - 3:54pm
July 5, 2018
Bird City - Lakes area cities discuss joining Audubon bird program
With an abundance of lakes, rivers and forests, it's no wonder that efforts are in the works to promote wildlife-watching in communities along...
July 5, 2018 - 5:00am
June 28, 2018
Mixed emotions on Line 3 decision
ST. PAUL — For some Northland residents, the approval of a new oil pipeline was reason to celebrate. For others, it was reason to grieve. As Public Utilities Commission members indicated their support for the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline Thursday afternoon, June 28,...
June 28, 2018 - 8:19pm
June 19, 2018
Commissioners frustrated with Minnesota pipeline options
ST. PAUL—Commissioners deciding whether to approve a proposed 340-mile oil pipeline across the state of Minnesota expressed frustration during a second day of hearings in St. Paul Tuesday.
June 19, 2018 - 10:47pm
June 11, 2018
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The 1970s was a heady time for environmentalists in Minnesota and across the country. After decades of industrial exploitation...
June 11, 2018 - 6:00am
June 3, 2018
Twin Ports face numerous chemical risks
DULUTH — For decades, the majority of the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior, Wis., lived under the threat of a concentrated chlorine spill,...
June 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 31, 2018
Coalition signs letters opposing Twin Metals' mineral leases
DULUTH—More than 170 businesses and outdoor groups signed letters opposing the U.S. Department of the Interior's decision to reinstate Twin Metals' expired mineral leases in May and the mining company's new plans released last week. The three separate letters were each signed...
May 31, 2018 - 7:33pm
May 16, 2018
Irvin faces a tight squeeze as preliminary plans to move historic ship underway in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—Plans are being laid to move the SS William A. Irvin out of Minnesota Slip for the first time in more than three decades....
May 16, 2018 - 11:38am
May 14, 2018
Lake Friendly Award winners to be honored at ceremony
Brainerd Lakes area environmental organizations are collaborating to publicly recognize homeowners, contractors and local units of government that have developed or redeveloped their lakeshore or riverfront properties in a lake friendly way and followed current state and local ordinances....
May 14, 2018 - 9:00am
May 9, 2018
Dayton vetoes wild rice sulfate bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday, May 9, vetoed legislation that would have overturned current law regulating sulfate...
May 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
May 8, 2018
Lueck bill on sulfates receives final House approval
ST. PAUL—A bill Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, authored to update the state's system of establishing water quality standards related to sulfates has received final approval from the House. Lueck's bill, H.F. 3280, cleared the House 79-48 Monday after a conference committee met last...
May 8, 2018 - 10:00am
May 7, 2018
Minn. authorities prep for pipeline protests: St. Louis Co. sheriff: ‘It’s clearly on our minds’
DULUTH — The prospect of protests in Minnesota along the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline construction corridor is forcing officials to consider...
May 7, 2018 - 5:00am