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Friday Opinuendo: On the 'Unsession,' sunshine and more ...
Silly laws, rather than substance, grabbed many of the headlines after the unveiling this week of Gov. Mark Dayton's "Unsession" agenda to streamline the workings of state government.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Researcher's neighbors deny problems with bears
Neighbors of a Minnesota man who was denied a permit to continue his research told an administrative law judge Tuesday that the wild bears he studies aren't dangerous and don't cause problems.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lynn Rogers' attorneys argue he doesn't need DNR permit to collar bears
But what about attaching a radio collar to one without a permit? Or installing a video camera in the den of a hibernating bear with cubs? Attorneys for embattled Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers are trying to convince the state's chief administrative law judge that Rogers doesn't need a permit from the Department of Natural Resources to do just ... (more)
Fri Feb 28, 2014
DNR: Lynn Rogers gave instructions for mouth-to-mouth bear feeding
Lynn Rogers Ely MN August 2011 Ely, Minn., bear researcher Lynn Rogers offers nuts from his mouth to a wild black bear.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Water main emergency in Ely, MN is lifted
There is no longer a water main emergency in Ely, Minn., as of today. The emergency was declared on Feb. 21 but the city has now responded to all frozen water services and mains.
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Twin Metals offers update on mine plan
Representatives of Twin Metals Minnesota offered their latest vision of the company's proposed copper-nickel mining operation south of Ely at a recent meeting of the Laurentian Vision Partnership.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
In Ely bear researcher's 'trial,' DNR official accused of bias
Lynn Rogers is pictured checking the heart rate of Jo, a 2-year-old black bear, in September 2010.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
In bear researcher's 'trial,' DNR chief says public safety at risk
Biologst Lynn Rogers is pictured checking the heart rate of Jo, a 2-year-old black bear, in September, 2010.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Steve Berry's latest historical novel blows the wig right off Queen Elizabeth I
"History matters at lot. It's a big deal. Where we came from, what happened, what we do is governed by what came before us," says best-selling author Steve Berry.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
MN DNR Releases Funding for Emergency Deer Feeding
"They're belly deep in the snow. They're using a lot of energy to try to find food, and we've had some brutal cold temperatures also for an extended period of time," said Gary Thompson, director of region 11 for the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
C.J.: Jessica Biel's possible Valentine's Day purchase for Justin leaves merchant red-faced
They opened the store about two months ago as a storefront for their line of greeting cards, Old Tom Foolery.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Sun Feb 09, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Our View: Do diligent research on PolyMet
When key officials of the company wanting to open the first copper-nickel mine in Minnesota history visited St. Cloud last week, they stressed two key points.