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October 22, 2016
An aerial view of the UMD campus. (2015 file / News Tribune)
UMD announces layoffs to reduce budget deficit
October 22, 2016 - 12:07am
Jay Austin, professor of physics at UMD who works at the university's Large Lakes Observatory, retrieves "Nokomis," an autonomous glider that's been gathering data beneath the surface of Lake Superior for the past 37 days, north of the McQuade Small Craft Harbor on Friday afternoon. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Gliders provide in-depth scientific data on Lake Superior
October 22, 2016 - 12:04am
October 19, 2016
Fewer Minnesota State college students taking remedial courses
October 19, 2016 - 10:37am
October 15, 2016
University of Minnesota seeking more state funding to hold down tuition, advance research
October 15, 2016 - 7:58am
October 14, 2016
Efforts to create a charter school to replace Woodland Hills Academy in Duluth are running into obstacles from state education requirements. Bob King /
Woodland Hills charter school effort facing obstacles
October 14, 2016 - 6:23pm
Christopher Dolan, chairman of the board of trustees of the College of St. Scholastica (right), congratulates new St. Scholastica President Colette McCarrick Geary after he presented her with the Presidential Medallion during the inauguration ceremony at the college on Friday. Bob King /
Celebrating traditions, looking to the future: St. Scholastica inaugurates new president
October 14, 2016 - 6:09pm
October 13, 2016
University of Minnesota Duluth students Teresa Mahnke (from left) Willow McGraw, and Olivia Westphal join other students staging a sit-in Thursday outside Chancellor Lynn Black's office in protest of the proposed elimination of the Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department. Dozens of students took part in the protest over the course of the day. (Clint Austin /
UMD students stage sit-in to protest proposed budget cuts
October 13, 2016 - 10:16pm
October 8, 2016
Change in recording process led to data entry errors at Denfeld
October 8, 2016 - 8:23pm
Lorenzo Smith (right) a senior at Denfeld High School plays  table soccer with Azaria Miller, 12,  at Neighborhood Youth Services at the Washington Recreation Center in Duluth.  (Clint Austin /
Staff training helps reduce disproportional suspension rates, but it’s not as simple as it sounds
October 8, 2016 - 8:16pm
Donnie White (left) a student at Duluth Denfeld and Terrance Covington, a student at Duluth East High School in play a pick-up game of basketball at the Washington Recreation Center in Duluth during open gym time for Neighborhood Youth Services.  (Clint Austin /
Discipline disparity in Duluth schools
October 8, 2016 - 8:07pm
October 7, 2016
UWS to host event Tuesday encouraging diversity, inclusion
October 7, 2016 - 11:37pm
Historic Old Central High School dominates the Central Hillside sky at dusk in Duluth in March 2016. (Clint Austin /
Proposed Montessori discussion prompts contention on Duluth School Board
October 7, 2016 - 10:30pm
UW regents approve plan to raise in-state tuition in 2018-19 school year
October 7, 2016 - 3:51pm
October 6, 2016
Lowell Elementary kindergarten teacher Rebecca Sheldon works her students in Spanish during the math portion of the day. The school began its Spanish immersion program this year. Steve Kuchera /
Kindergarten in Spanish: Lowell immersion students work toward learning a second language
October 6, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 1, 2016
 Shannon RedBrook
A gap in knowledge: Science forum to promote awareness of women in science, math
October 1, 2016 - 9:20pm