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Vergas man sentenced for choking, assaulting girlfriend
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Crime & Accidents
NDSU duo and Laker alums shine in freshman golf seasons
Hawley Valley Plains Meet track results
Lakers walk off two wins over Cardinals
DL baseball sweeps at Staples
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
Museum’s bear trap has rich history
Turning back the pages
Museum to host Hidden History event
Friday Matters: Everyday Peace to Hope
Thursday Matters: Everyday Hope
Friends & Neighbors
Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Simply Pink Truly Teal: Run/walk supports cancer patients
Stressed? Calm down and visit your library
Keeping Music Live grants available for Minnesota artists
Bluestem announces 2015 summer lineup
Summer theater begins June 2 at MSU-Moorhead
Letter: Four-way stop at Frazee and Washington a delight
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Letter: Come up with hotel plan so Detroit Lake stays clean
Letter: Go vegan to reduce fossil fuel dependence
Letter: Thanks for GAR Park re-dedication
Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Unpredictable spring weather slows the bite
Eastern bluebirds among the favorites of bird enthusiasts
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Spring Laker Book
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 8, 2015
Finding your roots
One family story that’s fun for Virginia Weston to tell is that of her “great-something uncle.” In 1895, he died in a bagnio, or “house of ill repute,” she said. His body was sent to the School of Mines in South Dakota to determine that he had been poisoned by a madam...
March 8, 2015 - 5:55am
June 6, 2014
Moose moms abandoning research calves
DULUTH — Minnesota moose researchers the past two springs have tried to capture and place radio collars on newborn calves, only to have many of the moose mothers abandon their young. The problem surfaced in 2013, during the first year of a major scientific study to find out why...
outdoors / DNR
June 6, 2014 - 8:38am
May 28, 2014
DNR can require, and withdraw, Roger’s permit to collar bears near Ely
ST. PAUL -- The state’s chief administrative law judge has ruled in favor of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in the agency’s long-running dispute with Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers. In a 69-page opinion filed Tuesday, Judge Tammy Pust found that the DNR does...
outdoors / DNR
May 28, 2014 - 9:30am
July 23, 2013
Bear researcher stripped of permit allowed to appeal
ST. PAUL -- Famed Minnesota bear researcher Lynn Rogers remains under orders to remove radio collars from bears he’s studying by the end of the month, but he will be allowed to appeal the state order. Rogers met Monday with Gov. Mark Dayton and Department of Natural Resources...
outdoors / DNR
July 23, 2013 - 8:24am
January 27, 2009
Stratospheric warming may mean mid-February cold snap
Researchers working in the Soudan Mine near Tower, Minn., have discovered a strong correlation between cosmic rays and temperatures in the stratosphere.
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Research preceded tight Senate race
The books are dog-eared, marked up and full of paper tabs holding certain pages. The Al Franken best-sellers sitting on a shelf in a Minnesota Republican Party office were key materials GOP staffers turned to as they started compiling information about the comedian-turned-Senate-candidate. While...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Dairy research and promotion council seeks candidates
The Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Council is seeking candidates to run for board positions in 11 districts throughout the state. Candidates will represent dairy farmers in their district and make decisions regarding the expenditure of dairy check-off funds. Candidates should...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Research bear recovers after collision with Toyota
A 250-pound black bear has surprised all observers by recovering from injuries suffered in a collision with a Toyota Camry that damaged the car so badly it was totaled. The bear was part of the ongoing research of Ely bear expert Lynn Rogers and carried a radio transmitting collar. After...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am