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Curling: US men knock off world champs
7 hours 23 min ago
Body of ice angler found in Bayfield County
10 hours 39 min ago
The highly pathogenic avian influenza has struck a third commercial turkey flock in Minnesota, this time in Stearns County. The county is the state’s second highest producer of poultry behind Kandiyohi County. (Submitted photo)
Avian influenza strikes third Minnesota turkey flock
10 hours 57 min ago
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In short order, crews demolish a former liquor store on Central Entrance in Duluth on Thursday where a Dunkin’ Donuts shop will be built. (Photo courtesy of Donco LLC)
Duluth liquor store demolished for donuts
12 hours 19 min ago
Portraits of former Duluth mayors Gary Doty (left) and John Fedo hang in City Hall. As part of renovation to the building, the city’s collection of mayoral portraits has been removed and is being resotred. The oldest date to the 1870s. (File / News Tribune)
City sends Duluth mayoral portraits out for restoration
11 hours 42 min ago
Cleanup commences on April 30, 2014, after a train carrying Bakken crude oil derailed in downtown Lynchburg, Va. No one was injured, but three tank cars went into the James River, spilling 30,000 gallons of oil and igniting a fire. (Curtis Tate / TNS)
Critics press industry to make Bakken oil safer
11 hours 36 min ago
College men’s hockey: UMD sophomores shine in NCAA regional
7 hours 35 min ago
Two officers move into a clearing near the Duluth International Airport during a training exercise on Sunday afternoon. The exercise was part of the three-day Special Operations Tactical Association’s annual training conference. (Steve Kuchera /
Photo of the Day for March 29, 2015
10 hours 29 min ago
Shear Katz Salon & Day Spa, which had been at 26 E. Superior St. since fall 2013, closed unexpectedly two weeks ago. It won’t reopen. (Clint Austin /
Shear Katz Salon closes after decades in Duluth
12 hours 58 min ago
A small passenger plane crashed Friday night near the Pine River airport in Cass County. (Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch)
Two killed in plane crash near Pine River airport
10 hours 10 min ago
Ross Hertensteiner of River Falls, Wis., plays a large steelhead on Wisconsin’s Brule River on Saturday morning. (Clint Austin /
Big fish warm up cold Brule River opener
17 hours 6 min ago
Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky (right) moves the ball against Arizona’s Kaleb Tarczewski in the second half of the NCAA West Regional finals on Saturday in Los Angeles. (Robert Hanashiro / USA Today Sports)
Wisconsin nets another Final Four
March 28, 2015 - 10:48pm
Longtime Pine Journal publisher Wendy Johnson accepts an award from the Minnesota Newspaper Association. She is retiring this week after 21 years at the Cloquet-based paper. (Pine Journal file photo)
Pine Journal publisher to retire after 21 years
March 28, 2015 - 9:08pm
Many Minnesota lawmakers make fast, lucrative jumps to jobs as lobbyists
March 28, 2015 - 9:11pm
Don Hanson looks over Lake of the Woods in July 2003 near the mouth of the Warroad River in Warroad, Minn., an area where he took off and landed thousands of times during a flying career that spanned more than 40 years. Hanson, a longtime Lake of the Woods bush pilot, Northwest Angle mail carrier and member of the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame, died March 12 at the age of 98.  (Grand Forks Herald file photo)
Friends remember a Lake of the Woods legend
March 28, 2015 - 9:13pm