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Bygones for Feb. 19, 2018
One round of snow winding down; another possible Monday into Tuesday
Pilot program could help Duluth restore old homes
Three vying for seat on Wisconsin Supreme Court
Blatnik Bridge status upgraded to 'adequate'
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Setting sail: Flagship, Duluth Screen Printing Co. headed to Canal Park
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Feb. 19, 2018
Bankruptcies for Feb. 9-14, 2018
Duluth property transactions for Feb. 7-14, 2018
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
Place a Business Announcement
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
2018 Winter Olympics: US women stay alive in curling
Prep boys hockey: 7AA is not an easy section projection
2018 Winter Olympics: Shuster encounters rocky road
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Lost wedding dress found 32 years later
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings & Writers for Feb. 18, 2018
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
Grace Marjorie Aasland Bridges
Brian Warren Stenman
Peter V. Golden
Our View: End Great Lakes restoration rollercoaster
Reader's View: Media must tell truth about Trump's mistruths
Minnesota IT Services' View: Under new leadership, state has roadmap to fix licensing computer system
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
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
Make a Difference
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.
science and nature
February 17, 2018
6-year-old tells NASA to make Pluto a planet again: 'You need to fix this problem for me'
Cara Lucy O'Connor has a concern. Pluto used to be one of the nine planets in the solar system, and it isn't anymore. That's not right, said...
February 17, 2018 - 11:22am
February 16, 2018
State planning gypsy moth treatments in Duluth, Lake County
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and partner organizations are planning to tackle gypsy moth infestations this year in Duluth and Lake County. The MDA will be treating a portion of Lakeside from about Oneida Street to north of Skyline Parkway, and from 52nd Avenue East to 43rd...
February 16, 2018 - 8:17pm
Invasive shrimp found in Twin Ports harbor
Another foreign, aquatic invasive species has been found in the Twin Ports harbor — this time a small invertebrate called the bloody red...
February 16, 2018 - 8:16pm
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
ST. PAUL—Ice seems simple enough: Get water cold enough and it freezes. True, but the science of ice is much more complex, especially when...
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
February 12, 2018
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot in Duluth
A timber wolf that had earlier become entangled in a wire trapping snare was shot and killed by a Duluth police officer Saturday afternoon along...
February 12, 2018 - 5:27pm
'They ate his body, nearly all of it': Suspected poacher mauled to death, eaten by pride of lions
SOUTH AFRICA - A recent incident in South Africa resulted in the hunter being the hunted. A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by...
February 12, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 10, 2018
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
ST. PETER, Minn. — Inside the fortified quarters of Minnesota's highest-security psychiatric hospital, Dustin Michael Defiel has spent...
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
February 7, 2018
As more people learn of their genetic makeup, unexpected African roots emerge
As more Americans take advantage of genetic testing to pinpoint the makeup of their DNA, the technology is coming head-to-head with the country's...
February 7, 2018 - 1:56pm
With Falcon Heavy launch, Elon Musk earns kudos even from competitors
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - Before founding SpaceX in 2002, Elon Musk had a wild plan to fly a plant to Mars. The idea was to show life on the desolate...
February 7, 2018 - 1:13pm
February 5, 2018
'I couldn't believe it': Tofte photographer stumbles on rare lynx sighting
Thomas Spence was looking for moose to photograph near Tofte on Saturday morning when he came upon a Canada lynx standing in the road. Then a...
February 5, 2018 - 5:40pm
February 3, 2018
'Compromise' plan proposed for Lower Chester Park
Updated plans for the future of an East Hillside park were released last month. A draft of the Lower Chester Park Mini-Master Plan presented...
February 3, 2018 - 9:53am
February 1, 2018
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech, according to researchers who got her to squeak out convincing versions...
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am
January 30, 2018
Scientists discover 'the Holy Grail of dinosaurs' in Africa
Paleontologist Matthew Lamanna can still remember the day in 2014 when a colleague, Hesham Sallam, emailed him detailed pictures of fossils that...
January 30, 2018 - 3:42pm
January 26, 2018
Two bears were badly burned in wildfires, and fish skin helped heal them
When Jamie Peyton first examined the bears' paws last month, she figured they might take six months to heal. Peyton, a veterinarian at the University...
January 26, 2018 - 2:17pm
January 25, 2018
Doomsday Clock just moved: It's now 2 minutes to 'midnight,' the symbolic hour of the apocalypse
Alexa, what time is the apocalypse? Ulp. The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists advanced the symbolic Doomsday Clock a notch closer to the end of humanity Thursday, moving it ahead by 30 seconds. It is now set at two minutes to "midnight." In moving the clock 30 seconds closer to the...
January 25, 2018 - 7:56pm