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DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
NMSC awards local students scholarships
Minn. roundup: Finalists named for Princess Kay of the Milky Way; teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
Goldfish Swim School to open in Oakdale
crime and courts
Royals, Park compete in last-chance meet
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Track and Field: MSA distance runner Wolfgram is back for more
Girls' Golf: Royals stay near top of SEC standings
Track and Field: True Team helps Eagles' relays gear up for last leg
Remembering those who served: Memorial Day ceremony will include Civil War re-enactment
Garage Sale Map Hunter
Tennis was 'just a hard-working guy'
Woodbury artist wins at floral show
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
arts and entertainment
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Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
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Letters: Voting franchise is a precious right; voting claims should be backed with proof
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
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May 9, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female genital mutilation penalties
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislation to battle female genital mutilation now includes penalties requiring up to 20 years in prison and fines...
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 7, 2017
DNR adds more dogs added to sniff out zebra mussels as efforts ramp up
DULUTH—"Brady" looks like any other law enforcement officer of his rank — an eager, aggressive disposition, a long snout and wagging...
May 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 5, 2017
Woodbury to propose hunting map changes
The city of Woodbury is proposing changes to where firearm and bow hunting is allowed. Later this month, the City Council plans to review updates...
May 5, 2017 - 11:33am
May 4, 2017
Litter-free since 2015: Woodbury man is on a mission to keep parks clean
David Freeman is on a mission to keep the east metro litter free. Between his full-time job as a machinist and a part-time retail job, the 26-year-old...
May 4, 2017 - 9:26am
April 25, 2017
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has cited a St. Paul steel recycling facility for more than 30 environmental regulation violations relating to water quality, hazardous waste and air quality. Gerdau Ameristeel, the Florida-based corporation cited this month, agreed to...
April 25, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 20, 2017
Afton to create habitat for endangered bee species
The city of Afton plans to create new habitats for an endangered bee species, amid concerns the city’s downtown construction project could...
April 20, 2017 - 12:31pm
April 3, 2017
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
ST. PAUL — Maybe the third time is a charm. That is the hope of Minnesotans who are tired of dodging potholes and daily fighting other...
April 3, 2017 - 10:58am
March 30, 2017
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
ST. PAUL—Environmental legislation going through the Minnesota Legislature could face trouble if it reaches Gov. Mark Dayton. The Democratic...
March 30, 2017 - 10:23am
March 21, 2017
Woodbury Citizens Academy steps into the boots of a public works employee
Keeping the city streets clear, the sewers flowing and drinking water safe can sometimes be a thankless job. Most of the time, the work of a...
March 21, 2017 - 10:02am
March 12, 2017
A helping hand for ducks
CANOSIA WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn. — On a 12-degree March morning, Rich Staffon loaded gear into a sled behind his four-wheeler....
March 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 8, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
ST. PAUL—The Republican-controlled Minnesota Legislature appears ready to stop plastic bag bans. A House committee last week voted 10-7...
March 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 6, 2017
Woodbury to study storm ponds in light of larger rain events
With a notable increase in large and more frequently-occurring rain storms, Woodbury is among several Midwestern cities taking steps to avoid...
March 6, 2017 - 11:38am
February 17, 2017
Belwin Conservancy will hold open house Saturday
The Belwin Conservancy is inviting the public to get out of the house and enjoy the nature surrounding the St. Croix Valley during its open house...
February 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 11, 2017
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
DULUTH, Minn.—The rusty patched bumblebee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined...
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 4, 2017
Learn about climate change Jan. 7
After becoming concerned about effects a changing climate could bring, Kelli Lewis is hoping to teach others how to take action. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has continued to observe a rise in global temperatures, shifts in rain and snowfall patterns in certain regions...
January 4, 2017 - 9:31am