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Update: Heavier snow possible in Twin Ports
Weather-related closings, delays and cancellations for Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018
Minn. state officials make progress on elder abuse complaints
Duluth researcher looking at effects of cannabis on giving up tobacco smoking
Democrats line up to challenge Duffy
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Clarke reaches out to Steelworkers, Cliffs CEO
Meetings Tuesday on Minnesota Power rate hike, gas power plant
5 things in food and agriculture we can agree on
Research shows consumers trust farmers
6 ways FFA prepares students for job interviews, future careers
Place a Business Announcement
Brandon Veale column: Previewing the 2038 Olympic Games in the Twin Ports
Sports sidelines: Lindstrom named Horizon League player of week
College men's hockey: UMD up two spots to No. 9
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek finally gets the monkey off his back
Wolves center Patton patiently waiting, improving with Iowa club
Readings & Writers for Feb. 18, 2018
Lost wedding dress found 32 years later
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Art, science kits offer quiet-time fun
How to hygge: Duluth couple felt the mood before Instagram culture ever captured it
John Ahlberg Myers
Tom & Monica Martin
Michael and Janet Hayes
Richard Michael Joseph Jankowski
Charlotte M. Ecklund
Gary Paul Adams
Claudia Mae Thoreson
Johanna "Jo" Gail Asperheim
Reader's View: Trump doing great job with economy
Reader's View: Dreamers' demands costing us billions
Reader's View: Partisan politics strangling our country
Ikes' View: Leopold's 'Almanac' should be required reading
Our View: Let the legislative fireworks begin
Ask a Conservation Officer: Cross-country ski pass rules
Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues
Houston's fishing report: Look for pike, panfish in the weeds
Outdoors Notes for Feb. 18, 2018
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RecSports for Feb. 11
A Chicago man asked for 10 volunteers to help his elderly neighbors in a snowstorm. He couldn't believe the response.
March 27, 2017
CN, Duluth Cargo Connect announce container terminal; intermodal capabilities a ‘game-changer’
Duluth’s status as an international hub just got a big boost. Canadian National Railway and Duluth Cargo Connect officially announced their...
March 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 22, 2017
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority's executive director is getting a 10 percent raise — about a third of what he asked for. Commissioners...
March 22, 2017 - 6:09pm
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
With a hardy group of onlookers lining the ship canal not long after sunrise, the freighter Roger Blough left Duluth on Wednesday as the Twin...
March 22, 2017 - 2:26pm
March 19, 2017
Intermodal terminal in the works for Duluth port
Plenty of cargo containers ride the rails through town every day, but a proposed terminal at the Port of Duluth-Superior is looking to capture some of that traffic. Canadian National Railway and Duluth Cargo Connect — a partnership between the public Duluth Seaway Port Authority...
March 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
February 25, 2017
Dunham Express abruptly shuts down operations
A once-thriving delivery company, which at one time had a fleet of 230 vehicles and 11 warehouse locations serving a six-state market, has closed its doors. Dunham Express, which was founded in Madison in 1951 and had a facility in Duluth, ceased operations on Feb. 10. What led to...
February 25, 2017 - 8:39am
January 16, 2017
2016 shipping season one of the longest
The St. Lawrence Seaway tied for its longest season in 2016, hitting 286 days of shipping. That's the same record first made in 2008 and repeated...
January 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 12, 2017
Ford expands Takata air bag recall, now affects 3 million vehicles
DETROIT - Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it will recall about 816,000 vehicles as it widened previous actions affecting models with Takata Corp...
January 12, 2017 - 10:44am
EPA accuses Fiat Chrysler of excess diesel emissions
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday accused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV of using software that allowed excess diesel emissions in 104,000 U.S. trucks and SUVs sold since 2014, the result of a probe that stemmed from regulators' investigation of rival Volkswagen....
January 12, 2017 - 10:41am
December 11, 2016
Iran seals $17 billion Boeing deal, close to Airbus order
PARIS — Iran signed a $16.6 billion deal for 80 Boeing passenger jets on Sunday and was said to be close to another for dozens of Airbus planes to complete what would be the biggest package of firm contracts with Western companies since Iran’s 1979 Islamic revolution. The deal...
December 11, 2016 - 5:20pm
November 4, 2016
Interlake Steamship boss hails 'end of steam era'
In an age-old industry, suddenly everything is new again. "Our boats may look classic, but they're very modern," said Interlake Steamship Co....
November 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
October 30, 2016
US airlines lose bid to dismiss price-fixing lawsuit
A federal judge rejected a bid by the four largest U.S. airlines to dismiss nationwide antitrust litigation by passengers who accused them of conspiring to raise fares by keeping seating capacity artificially low. In a decision late Friday, U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly...
October 30, 2016 - 5:44pm
October 13, 2016
Klapmeier-led aviation company in line to get IRRRB loan
A fledgling aircraft parts manufacturing company promising to establish a facility at the Grand Rapids airport is in line for a $1.5 million...
October 13, 2016 - 7:08pm
September 2, 2016
Delta says outage reduced August revenue by about $100 million
Delta Air Lines said its revenue for August was reduced by about $100 million because of an outage that led to the cancellation of 2,300 flights over three days.Passenger revenue per available seat mile, a key measure of an airline's performance that measures sales against flight...
September 2, 2016 - 10:28pm
August 15, 2016
Duluth-based Cirrus off to fast start this year
While worldwide sales of general aviation aircraft have softened in 2016, Cirrus Aircraft is off to its strongest start since eight years ago,...
August 15, 2016 - 10:18am
August 14, 2016
Record fines, recalls can’t wreck auto industry’s record sales
DETROIT — The U.S. automotive industry has been through a rough few years filled with massive recalls, congressional hearings, record fines,...
August 14, 2016 - 10:00pm