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Deadly bird flu strain makes first strike at a poultry farm in Mississippi Flyway
Tearful father supports poison control funds
Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton
DL sex offender going back to prison
Local woman sentenced for felony check forgery
Hedstrom named Mid-State player of the year
Jared Olson 19th at state in backstroke and freestyle prelims
Titans end Raiders season in 6A subsection
McArthur leads Bombers to 6A subsection semis
Vikings edge Hornets in 8AA playoff thriller
The ‘hairy’ issue of pet vaccinations
Local team developing anti-body for dog virus
Ice caves draw thousands opening day
Death in the family: Getting a refund from the airline
Friday Matters: Everyday Valentine
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Search for lone wolf in Voyageurs National Park comes up empty
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
June 26, 2012
North Carolina man charged in racially-tinged Iron Range stabbings
A North Carolina man has been charged with three felony counts of assault counts for a weekend incident in which two men were stabbed in Virginia. Quincy Lamont Pemberton, 31, is charged with one count of first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree assault. He appeared in...
June 26, 2012 - 4:10pm
April 29, 2012
Community mourns 2 Hibbing teens killed in crash
TOIVOLA -- Hibbing High School students plan to wear black Monday in memory of Kelsey Perkins and Lindsey Gonzalez, two friends who died in a...
April 29, 2012 - 8:17pm
Two Iron Range teens killed in rollover crash
Two 17-year-old girls from Hibbing were killed when their car rolled over into a creek in rural St. Louis County on Saturday evening. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, the two girls -- whose names have not yet been released pending notification of family -- were...
April 29, 2012 - 8:14pm
December 12, 2011
Minnesota taconite industry strikes while iron (ore price) is hot
DULUTH -- The price of iron ore has bounced around on the global market in recent months, topping out at a record-high near $200 per ton earlier...
December 12, 2011 - 8:42am
June 10, 2011
Man catches massive silver pike on Minnesota Lake
Mark Plumley caught just one fish on Wednesday, but he made it count. Fishing on Snowbank Lake near Ely, Plumley, of St. Croix Falls, Wis.,...
June 10, 2011 - 8:35am
December 2, 2008
Windmills at Iron Range wind farm grind to a halt after defects found
Minnesota Power's Taconite Ridge wind farm isn't producing nearly as much electricity as anticipated in recent months, with seven of the 10 wind turbines shut off for repairs. The $50 million project, built on 450 acres of land overlooking U.S. Steel's Minntac mine, came fully online...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
Pawlenty signs cancer study bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed legislation today funding a study of cancer found at an abnormally high rate among Iron Range mine workers. Pawlenty approved the bill paying for a $4.9 million study of mesothelioma, a rare lung cancer believed to have caused the deaths of 58...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am
March 22, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: Yes, you too can wear iron pants
A recent article on the 2008 Democratic presidential sweepstakes referred to Hillary Clinton as "The Iron Lady" who is conducting an "iron pants" campaign. We'll discuss the Clinton campaign style shortly, but first a few words about "iron pants." Back during the cold war years...
March 22, 2008 - 12:00am