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Malaysia says no evidence missing plane flew hours after losing contact
Patrols will be out St. Patty’s Day weekend
Ponsford woman charged with drugs
Rescuers search site of NY building collapse; 7 dead
Second alleged victim comes forward in trucker kidnapping case
Girls Hockey Wrap-up: Lakers keep making progress
Lady Raiders’ playoff runs deep, but ends vs. Cougars
Surviving the Birkie and Seneca
Braun's late game heroics give Bison berth into NCAA tournament
Lakers hit goal of winning 18 games
In the Zone
Lakes Area Photography Show proves picturesque for second year in a row
M State cyber team wins state competition
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
Everday Gourmet: Prep and freeze recipes for your slow cooker
Social Security: Federal, but not state, taxes can be voluntarily withheld from benefits
Friends & Neighbors
Fond du Lac Band mulls elk restoration
Prairie chicken blind available next month at Hamden Slough
Brad Laabs: When do you think area lakes will be ice free?
Blane Klemek: Like Aladdin’s carpet, flying squirrels really don’t fly — they glide
Learn how to make maple syrup at Minnesota state parks
Hospice RRV hires account executive
MN gas prices jump up faster than nation
Farmers encouraged to get crop insurance
Amazon plans Prime fee hike by $20, risks consumer wrath
Computer businesses install themselves in town
Our Opinion: New sales tax is a smart move
Lynn Hummel: A boxful of unused commas
All voters should get involved in political process
Women’s history: by the numbers
Teacher exams important but not a one-size-fits-all
Author to read from new book Friday in NYM
Sweet Colleens coming to Top Hat Theatre March 22
‘Magic of Dr. Seuss’ at area libraries next week
Red River Valley Fair to feature Pickler, Hairball
Grace Lutheran hosts Hop Into Spring Dinner March 22
St. Patrick's Day Specials
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
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