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Farm market report for March 28 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
Farm market report for March 27 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
Q&A: Mary Lee
Raich keeping baking a tradition
Q&A: Shannon Harris
Q&A: Vicki Iocco
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
arts and entertainment
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OPEN HOUSE CANNON FALLS
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Loraine A. Niebeling, 87
L. Duane Walbridge, 78
Michael J. Schendel, 71
James T. Bender, 54
Letter: There is housing 'magic' at work
Letter: Hedin-Hartnagel pays in many ways
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Real Estate Showcase
March 14, 2017
Seasonal eagles population surges early
If you think you're seeing more bald eagles than usual for March 15, you're right. The raptors are migrating back to Minnesota and Wisconsin...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
February 25, 2017
Bird of the Month: Pileated woodpecker
Pileated woodpeckers are immediately recognizable by a bright red crest with a black and white body and wings. Pileated woodpeckers, a little...
February 25, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Update: 'Birkie' canceled, but BirkieStock is on
American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation today canceled the 2017 American Birkebeiner, Kortelopet and Prince Haakon cross-country ski races. The American...
February 24, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 3, 2017
February Weed of the Month: The cut-flower pathway
There are many different ways that plant, insect, and disease pests can enter Minnesota. The particular method of introduction for a pest is...
February 3, 2017 - 12:55pm
January 31, 2017
Rare flycatcher, aging gyrfalcon seen
Wisconsin birders identified and reported more birds through eBird, an internationally popular online bird observation website, than birders...
January 31, 2017 - 7:00am
January 28, 2017
Dayton wants big bucks for natural resources
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration on Wednesday outlined its natural resource budget proposal for the next two years, saying...
January 28, 2017 - 10:47am
December 27, 2016
Bird of the Month: Barred owls
Bird of the Month: Barred owls In Minnesota, we are known for our owls. We host a number of different species including great horned owls, short-eared...
December 27, 2016 - 12:45pm
December 15, 2016
10 smart salting tips that protect Minnesota waters
As Minnesota endures heavy snowfall and bitter cold temperatures, most of us will rely on a crucial tool to clear the roads and sidewalks: salt. It is estimated that we toss more than 350,000 tons of salt on the metro area roads annually.
December 15, 2016 - 1:57pm
Reminder: No ice is safe ice
Wisconsin again is witnessing winter's annual sudden and severe arrival, dropping snow and temperatures to form early-season ice on ponds, lakes and rivers. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reminds winter enthusiasts that ice should never be considered safe and early...
December 15, 2016 - 1:06pm
December 12, 2016
Get ready to count birds
On Tuesday, Dec. 20, the Red Wing Audubon Chapter's monthly program will feature the Christmas Bird Count. The CBC is a long-standing program...
December 12, 2016 - 1:55pm
December 9, 2016
DNR bobcat researchers looking for trapper assistance
MADISON, Wis. — As part of the first study of its kind in Wisconsin, the Southwest Wisconsin chronic wasting disease, deer and predator research project will actively monitor coyote and bobcat populations in southwestern Wisconsin, and trappers and landowners are reminded of...
December 9, 2016 - 6:24pm
December offers good pheasant hunting
Pheasant hunters can expect to see some roosters in the fields this December, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. "We've encountered some wet weather this season, but once the ground freezes, we can expect some really good hunting conditions," said Scott Roemhildt,...
December 9, 2016 - 6:21pm
DNR question of the week
Q: Historically speaking, how often do we have a white Christmas in Minnesota? A: Having a white Christmas is generally defined as having 1 inch of snow on the ground on Christmas Day. In the Twin Cities, this happens about 72 percent of the time. In northern Minnesota, the chance...
December 9, 2016 - 5:28pm
November 7, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
BRAINERD, Minn. — For many in the Northland there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of winter than spending the day behind a team of working...
November 7, 2016 - 1:49pm
October 31, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's "Northland Outdoors TV" episode, travel with our crew as they head to the prairies and farmlands of North...
October 31, 2016 - 11:29am