Skip to main content
Duluth News Tribune
Bygones for July 19, 2018
Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven'
Suspect found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
Chisholm councilor found guilty of groping woman
Astro Bob blog: 12 New Moons for Jupiter Makes 79!
st louis county
Bayfront festival to oppose Line 3
Cook County Chamber searching for visa alternatives
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
MNsure announces dates for health insurance enrollment
ERP Iron Ore could lose mineral leases
Place a Business Announcement
Focus is on kids at Wolves star's third Pro Camp
Minnesota United making a run in conference race
Lamoureux twins, Gigi Marvin win ESPY with Team USA for Best Game
Northwoods League: Huskies rally past Border Cats
New Romano Gym taking shape
Chastity Brown returns to Bayfront Festival Park
Homegrown bands to play Lake Place Park
Movie review: 'The Equalizer 2' coasts on Washington's charms
Ron & Carol Schultz
Jim & Joyce Ekstrom
Ray & Millie Maciejeski
Hailey Grace Johnson
Joan Elizabeth Asperheim
James G. Casper
David W. Wangerin
Daniel Lawrence Childs
Robert J. Cavallin
Our View: Kaler was always in UMD's corner
Reader's View: Reject any weakening of wolf protections
Reader's View: Rep. Waters alive, well in anti-Trump letters
Candidate's View: Vote in primary to put out D.C. Dumpster fire
Reader's View: Northern border on high alert, too
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 16, 2018
Fireweeds delight the roadsides of mid-July
Field Notes: Early youth deer hunts in Minnesota state parks
Upcoming Outdoor Fishing Contests
Minnesota State Fair touts new food and beer building, restrooms, rides
An Alabama man walked almost 20 miles to his new job. When his boss found out, he gave him a car.
Her 3-year-old was locked in a washing machine filling with water. Now she's warning parents.
Barnstorming Brainerd: Event showcases vintage planes and passionate pilots
A storm was ruining this beach wedding. Then a total stranger made the bride an offer.
science and nature
July 18, 2018
Duluth group creates more monarch habitat
"Plant a little and they will come." That's the unofficial motto for Monarch Buddies — Duluth's group of butterfly boosters — the...
11 hours 14 min ago
The forgotten graves of soldiers killed 157 years ago, during the Battle of Blackburn's Ford
On July 18, 157 years ago, the Battle of Blackburn's Ford was fought during an extremely hot and humid afternoon. The battle occurred several...
15 hours 4 min ago
July 17, 2018
A cleaning lady went to her car to get a mop and was attacked by 80,000 bees
The 10:23 a.m. emergency call to the 23000 block of Buckland Lane was dispatched as a reported bee sting. Responding firefighters quickly discovered...
July 17, 2018 - 2:42pm
July 16, 2018
In Minnesota's woods, researchers take aim at ticks
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. - It's a picture-perfect summer day in the woods of central Minnesota: 71 degrees, humidity around 73 percent, sunshine dappling...
July 16, 2018 - 1:06pm
July 14, 2018
Rare double shark attack closes Florida beach; bites were just minutes apart
Of 88 unprovoked shark bites that the Florida Museum of Natural History documented around the globe last year, more than one third took place...
July 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
Now that plastic's passe, tiny Oregon shop is building the straw of tomorrow
Craig Graffius started EcoGlass Straws 12 years ago with three decades of glass-making experience and his vision for an alternative to the ubiquitous...
July 14, 2018 - 11:45am
July 12, 2018
Mysterious death follows bear encounter in central Minnesota
PINE RIVER, Minn. -- Rumors spread following an incident that led to the death of Edward VanBeek of Pine River on Monday, July 9, but official...
July 12, 2018 - 1:56pm
July 10, 2018
Residents say Great Lakes worth paying to protect
Nearly nine in 10 region residents support paying to protect and restore the Great Lakes, according to results of a poll released Tuesday by...
July 10, 2018 - 2:55pm
July 7, 2018
'Chocolate milk' in Lake Superior spurred by erosion
Recent heavy rains in and around the Twin Ports raised river levels and sent thousands of tons of silt into Lake Superior, muddying the waters...
July 7, 2018 - 7:41pm
Army Corps project would reshape Mississippi River in Twin Cities
ST. PAUL — It may be time to unleash the Mississippi River. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering the possibility of three metro-area...
July 7, 2018 - 2:47pm
New app helps fight ticks
FARGO—A new app could help keep wood ticks away. The TickTracker app displays areas where others have spotted ticks, and users can also...
July 7, 2018 - 2:35pm
July 6, 2018
Work continues to move southwestern Minn. bog
WILLMAR, Minn.—Efforts were underway Friday morning, July 6, to move a bog on Norway Lake in northern Kandiyohi County. The bog is currently...
July 6, 2018 - 2:23pm
July 5, 2018
Lake Superior inching back toward normal
The level of Lake Superior rose more slowly in June than usual, going up by 2.4 inches in a month it averages a 3.2-inch increase, according...
July 5, 2018 - 4:04pm
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
Northfield sewage leak causes downstream warning in Cannon River
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Goodhue County has temporarily closed the Lake Byllesby beach until further notice following a discharge of raw and treated sewage into the Cannon River Tuesday, July 3, upstream in Northfield.
July 3, 2018 - 6:23pm