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Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Ennis, will soon take a trip of a lifetime together. They are taking part in the 15-day Everest to End Duchenne trek to raise money for research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dreher's son, Gus, 12, has Duchenne's, which is the most severe of all the muscular dystrophies. (Contributed)
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
14 min 40 sec ago
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Home destroyed near Bemidji after flames shoot through the roof
15 min 15 sec ago
Dan Bezzant and his son, Jackson. Photo: courtesy of Bezzant family.
'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea for son bullied because of medical condition
31 min 37 sec ago
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
1 hour 3 min ago
People remove debris from a collapsed building following an earthquake in Mexico City on Sept. 19, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Alejandro Cegarra.
Mexico City residents search through the night for survivors of quake that killed more than 200
1 hour 7 min ago
An employee of hardware store board up the windows and doors of the store in Loiza, Puerto Rico on Sept. 19, 2017. Photo for The Washington Post by Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo.
Hurricane Maria lashes Puerto Rico with force not seen in 'modern history'
1 hour 33 min ago
Jim Richardson, aka "Lake Superior Aquaman," pretends to pour a cup of coffee on one of his recent underwater photo shoots. (Photo by Casey Rice)play button
Pressroom Podcast: Lake Superior Aquaman
2 hours 21 min ago
Lightning fills the sky during a 2012 storm in the Northland. (News Tribune file photo)
Strong thunderstorms roll across Northland, knock out power to several thousand
3 hours 22 min ago
he INDIANA HARBOR is shown loading low sulfur Wyoming coal at the Midwest Energy Dock on a beautiful 4th of July morning in the Twin Ports. She was launched in 1979 in Sturgeon Bay, WI and was the ninth 1000 footer built for service on the Great Lakes. This modern lake bulk carrier has a 250 foot self-unloading boom. She was named after the man made waterway connecting the Grand Calumet River to Lake Michigan. Photo by Lynn Wegner / 2011
Shipping Traffic for Sept. 20, 2017
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Bygones for Sept. 20, 2017
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September 19, 2017
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Colorado Springs police seek runner who won't stop pooping in front of a family's house
9 hours 29 min ago
The interior of the pumphouse at the Duluth water treatment plant. The blue pipes contain water that is leaving the facility for distribution through the city. (file / News Tribune)
Duluth approves water-rate increase
9 hours 58 min ago
Son pleads guilty to his role in exploiting mother's estate for $340,000
11 hours 16 min ago
UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
11 hours 23 min ago
A motorcyclist was cited for reckless driving Aug. 31, 2017, on Interstate 394 after being observed on traffic cameras riding in a panda costume. (Courtesy of the Minnesota State Patrol)
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
11 hours 38 min ago
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