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June 14, 2017
Duluth native Corey Stewart, President Donald Trump's former Virginia campaign co-chairman, speaks in front of a vacant lot in a development in Gainesville, Virginia. (2009 file / Reuters)
Duluth native loses close primary race for Virginia governor
June 14, 2017 - 9:47am
June 9, 2017
Leah Phifer
Phifer exploring run for 8th District seat
June 9, 2017 - 10:08pm
June 2, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (News Tribune file photo)
Nolan won't run for Minnesota governor in 2018
June 2, 2017 - 7:52pm
May 31, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton reflects on the recent legislative session during a visit to Duluth on Wednesday afternoon. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Governor calls on Duluth in wake of legislative session
May 31, 2017 - 9:58pm
May 27, 2017
The "Can of Worms," where drivers can enter and exit 21st Avenue West along Interstate 35 in Duluth looks like its namesake in this aerial view. (file / News Tribune)
Northland road, rail advocates assess Trump budget
May 27, 2017 - 9:57pm
May 26, 2017
A rendering of UMD's proposed new Chemistry and Advanced Materials Science Building.
Northland projects included in final version of bonding bill
May 26, 2017 - 6:41pm
May 20, 2017
Sue Hakes
Hakes exploring run for 8th District seat
May 20, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 18, 2017
Kara Schmidt and Tylor Elm say they intend to apply for the 6th District seat once held by Graham Garfield, who resigned earlier this month amid facing criminal charges for a domestic incident in April. (Submitted photos)
Ex-fiancee, former challenger seek vacant Superior council spot
May 18, 2017 - 9:53am
May 16, 2017
Duluth city councilor Howie Hanson stands in the interim room for city councilor use at City Hall in 2014. Hanson announced Monday that he plans to run for re-election. (file / News Tribune)
Councilor Hanson to seek 2nd term
May 16, 2017 - 1:55pm
May 13, 2017
Hearing on UW protest bill shows conflicting views on campus speech
May 13, 2017 - 12:31am
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at the Republican National Convention last July in Cleveland. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)
Walker: 'I'm ready' for four more years leading Wisconsin
May 13, 2017 - 12:21am
May 11, 2017
News Tribune file photo
Dayton vows veto on bill limiting cities' labor laws; Duluth council meeting nixed
May 11, 2017 - 9:42pm
May 10, 2017
Skip Sandman (2014 file / News Tribune)
Sandman eyes another run for 8th District seat
May 10, 2017 - 8:51pm
News Tribune file photo
Will Duluth City Council take a stand? Resolution aimed at state legislation is revived
May 10, 2017 - 8:23pm
May 9, 2017
Duluth City Council backs off resolution about local authority
May 9, 2017 - 12:47am