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Soaring into agriculture
Breaking News SMS Alert service will end 6/1/16
RHS students are merit finalists
Chaos, uncertainty reign as session ends
Hill is Rotary honoree
crime and courts
Boys lacrosse: Irish settle for second in SSC
Baseball: 1-2 pitching punch puts end to skid
Boys tennis: Irish tennis bows out in 3AA quarterfinals
Softball: Irish climb back to fourth in SSC
Girls lacrosse: Improved Irish take 6-7 mark into section tourney
Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
Upcoming Events: Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
RAAC seeks young actors for upcoming ArtBlast play
Pet of the Week: A bumpy ride
A different kind of obstacle
arts and entertainment
Gale J. Konop, 62
Gayle Draus, 68
Rev. Arthur W. Holmes D.D, 90
Editorial: Highway 3 presents many challenges
Letter to the editor: One Rosemount, or sport vs. sport?
Nathan Hansen's column: My Saturday under water
Chuck Brooks' column: Enjoying the freedom to be sick
Bill Droste's column: City makes new efforts to reach out
Real Estate Showcase
March 23, 2009
March 23, 2009 - 12:55pm
Skiing is life for Duluth's George Hovland, 82
George Hovland holds no illusions that his Snowflake Nordic ski center will ever make him rich. "I live with the hope that someday it will be...
outdoors / sports
February 23, 2009 - 10:44am
February 16, 2009
Into the BWCAW by dog team
ELY -- We had thought it was a lake trout trip, but the first walleye changed our mind. Hey, we could be flexible. Lake trout? Walleyes? Who's...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Woman recovers after hours in snow bank, heart stopped for hour
Janice Goodger's body was as cold as Dr. Chris Delp has ever seen - so cold that it seemed Goodger couldn't possibly survive, especially at age 64. Instead, Goodger will walk back into St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth for a simple checkup today, just days after an "amazing" medical...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Minnesota DNR officials offer safety tips for snowmobilers
Safety officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources say the state offers great snowmobiling opportunities, but they want those taking to the trails to be safe. "We want people to take advantage of the snowmobiling opportunities that exist in Minnesota," said Capt....
outdoors / sports
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Snowmobiling: Ready to ride
Although she had been inundated with snowmobiling information all day, the first thing Nicole Clifton did when she got home on Saturday night was jump on her sled. With a brand new safety certificate with her name on it, the 15-year-old finally got to drive her own snowmobile. Clifton,...
sports / outdoors
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Later-than-usual season puts Minnesota deer hunters right on the rut
Good news, Minnesota firearms hunters: This fall, Minnesota's firearms deer season opens this Saturday, Nov. 8, as late as it can in the calendar...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Cashing in on geocaching near Hastings
Armed with a map, camera, pen and notebook, I tromp into a thicket of trees in Riverwood Park in search of a hidden treasure. But instead of an "X" marking the spot on a tattered paper map, a checkered flag marks the coordinates I'm seeking on a global positioning unit (GPS), a...
outdoors / sports
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Ride on: Summer horsemanship camp
Elizabeth Tells loves horses. So on a hot Tuesday afternoon surrounded by them she's obviously excited. "I'm really enjoying this," said Tells with an ear to ear smile. Tells is part of the District 196 Community Education basic horsemanship camp. During the weeklong camp she will...
education / outdoors
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Ag chief disputes ethanol-food price link
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's agriculture commissioner says the country's grocery stores are misleading Americans when they claim that corn-based ethanol is driving up food prices. "Some of this message is the result of calculated efforts from groups such as the Grocery Manufacturers Association,"...
News / Food / outdoors
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
Biomass study finds feasability, but cost may not be worth it
Cutting small trees and brush for energy can be done without harming Minnesota's northern forests, but the cost to do the work may be more than the profit. That's the finding of the first comprehensive study of the environmental effects and economics of cutting so-called woody biomass. Researchers...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Extraordinary nature area near Taylor's Falls now protected
Break out the hiking boots and binoculars! The rare Cooper's hawk won't be edged out by urban sprawl. A 49-acre bluff site overlooking the St. Croix River valley and Franconia now has the highest level of state protection. It's open to the public for birding, wildlife...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Corn growers fight back
ST. PAUL - The corn industry is trying to counter those who blame ethanol for pumping up consumer prices. Corn growers say they are responsible for gasoline prices staying lower than they would have otherwise. "A dark oily cloud hangs over motorists' travel plans this Memorial Day...
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 10, 2008
Dead fish after ice-out likely from winterkill
The melting ice from Minnesota's shorelines may reveal some dead fish, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. In most cases it is normal winterkill. When snow and ice cover a lake, it limits the sunlight reaching aquatic plants. The plants die, stop producing...
April 10, 2008 - 12:00am
March 7, 2008
DNR watercraft inspector applications due March 14
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking watercraft inspector interns for this year's boating season. Inspectors are stationed at public accesses on lakes and rivers infested with invasive species such as Eurasian watermilfoil and zebra mussels.
outdoors / sports
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am