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Authorities investigate death of Cloquet man in Isabella

Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Isabella. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said 29-year-old Travis James Butenhoff of Cloquet was found dead in ...

No mail service Wednesday

There will be no U.S. Postal Service mail delivery Wednesday, Dec. 5, in observance of the national day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush. All USPS offices will ...

Missing woman found dead in Lake County

Janeen Bauer Peters
The body of a missing woman was found in Lake County Wednesday. At about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the Lake County Sheriff's Office located the body of Janeen Bauer Peters, 57, ...

Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into basement

Minnesota conservation officer-in-training Leah Kampa and conservation officer Kipp Duncan wrestled with a deer in a basement last week to move it outside the house. Duncan is currently working in plain clothes to watch Kampa interact with people without a second uniformed officer nearby. Steve Kuchera /
The call came over their patrol truck radio just before 4 p.m. There was a deer in a house. In a basement, to be exact, and the owners were panicking ...

Boulders from rock slide cause rollover on Highway 61

A Two Harbors woman was injured Saturday when the vehicle she was driving struck large boulders on Scenic Highway 61 and rolled over near the Silver Cliff Tunnel.

Two Harbors police identify 30 ‘egged’ vehicles; encourage public to report vandalism

The Two Harbors Police Department responded Thursday, Nov. 15, at approximately 8:30 p.m. to a report of vehicles being "egged" throughout the city. As of 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, ...

Prep football: Two Harbors snowed under by Perham

BRAINERD, Minn. — Snow started to fall sideways just before Two Harbors and Perham squared off in a Class AAA state tournament quarterfinal this afternoon, and there was a sense ...

Ellison declares victory in attorney general’s race

ST. PAUL — Minnesota Republicans had high hopes this would be the year they would break the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party’s grip on the state’s constitutional offices. An open race for attorney ...

DFL takes back control of House; GOP holds Senate with special election victory

ST. PAUL — DFLers won control of the Minnesota House of Representatives as election results rolled in Tuesday night, Nov. 6. Republican House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown conceded defeat ...

Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'

Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6. (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press) 1 / 3
Minnesota Democratic governor candidate Tim Walz.2 / 3
Jeff Johnson, Republican candidate for governor of Minnesota3 / 3
PAUL — Geography Teacher. National guardsman. Congressman. Now governor of Minnesota -- that’s Tim Walz. The six-term Democratic congressman defeated Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson in convincing fashion after a ...


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