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St. Cloud Times
Temperatures remain bitterly cold in northeast Minnesota
Temperatures remain bitterly cold across northern Minnesota, where overnight lows fell as low as 35 below zero at Hibbing And winter weather advisories are out for a large part of southern Minnesota from Worthington in the southwest to the Twin Cities area.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Solemn anniversary: Minn. marks 20 years since commuter plane crash that killed 18 in Hibbing
On this day in 1993, a commuter plane that departed from Minneapolis crashed. Sixteen passengers and two crew members on Northwest Airlink Flight 5719 died.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Rosenblum: Iron Range cultural center a miracle of its own
Much has been written about the once-in-a-lifetime convergence Thursday of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving, affectionately called Thanksgivukkah.
Twin Cities gift guide: ideas for drinkers, eaters and cooks
Need a gift for someone who's a foodie and a bookworm or just a really good home cook who is always looking for inspiration? Here are a few of the best food-related books -- for cooking or just reading -- to come from local authors this year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Times of Israel
Bob Dylan the sculptor on show in London
Bob Dylan-the-sculptor might not a label by which the singer-songwriter is universally known.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Seifert touts 5-point plan as he joins race for Minnesota governor
Former House Minority Leader Marty Seifert is running for governor again, and much like he did in 2010, the self-described Republican "policy wonk" from Marshall launched his campaign Thursday with a five-point plan that includes cutting taxes, reducing the size of state government and improving schools.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
NHED unveils RN baccalaureate degree program for HCC
The Northeast Higher Education District on Wednesday unveiled Iron Range Nursing - a partnership between Minnesota State University in Mankato, Fairview Range and Hibbing Community College.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Staffing concerns for emergency responders on the Iron Range
The mayor of Virginia and several city councilors met Tuesday with emergency personnel to discuss a shortage of first responders in the Virginia fire department.
Reason Writers Around Town: Brian Doherty on Bob Dylan at the Los Angeles Review of Books
"The only thing they knew for sure about Bob Dylan was that his name wasn't Bob Dylan," Bell writes in one of his very few, but very apt, uses of paraphrased Dylan lyrics to explain Dylan.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
2,000 Xmas trees cut down in theft try, Minn. authorities say
Hibbing, Minn. - Two people are charged with stealing nearly 2,000 spruce trees from county-managed forestland in northeastern Minnesota.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Bob Dylan: From electric to metal
More than 50 years since recording his first record, Bob Dylan has put his sculptures on display for the first time.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Give to the Max Day celebrates record philanthropy, investigates glitches
Despite Thursday's technical glitches, the fifth annual Give to the Max Day broke its record for online philanthropy in Minnesota.
2 charged with stealing 2,000 trees
Authorities say the two planned to sell the small trees and tree tops as miniature Christmas trees in southern Minnesota.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Seifert to announce decision on governor's race on Nov. 21
Marty Seifert, who has been rumored to make another run for the Republican gubernatorial nomination in 2014, said Thursday he will make his intentions known next week, but all signs point to a bid for the nomination, according to a Marshall Independent report on Thursday.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Minn. Medical Marijuana Bill Forum Draws Huge Crowd
More than 200 people attended a public forum at UMD Monday on a bill to legalize marijuana introduced this spring with help from Rep. Carly Melin, DFL-Hibbing.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
MN lawmakers, experts debate legalizing medical marijuana
The UMD Center for Ethics and Public Policy sponsored a panel discussion Monday night on the proposed law that would allow people to purchase small amounts of marijuana from non-profit dispensaries across the state, with a doctor's recommendation.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
The Daily Beast
Dylan and the Fact of RelativityBy Elizabeth Wurtzel
One of the most talented entertainers of our time is also one of the most elusive.