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No license? No problem: Duluth seeks to remove barriers to employment with new entry-level jobs
On Bob Dylan Day in Minnesota, Hibbing celebrates its Nobel laureate
Sunday's forecast for Duluth and the Northland: Periods of light snow today
Sparking success: New career, tech offerings in Duluth aimed at helping students, local industries
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Mesabi Metallics hopes to rise from wreckage of Essar Steel Minnesota
Duluth unveils loan program for 'brownfield' redevelopment
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation, hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: No. 1-ranked Bulldogs back on top of NCHC after 3-1 win at No. 2 Denver
College men's hockey: Miska leads No. 1 Bulldogs back to top of NCHC with win at No. 2 Denver
Jackson’s Heisman in the Cards: Louisville’s dynamic sophomore QB is youngest winner
Vikings' Rhodes impressing even his skeptical mentor Buckley
Graovac energizing Wild fourth line
YourSports: Local collegiate athletes win award
YourSports: UMD Fighting Penguins take down NDSU for Elite 8 championship
Tips for trimming the perfect Christmas tree
Ballet review: Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ guaranteed to make you smile
Clifford and Mary Lou Solem
Happy Half-Birthday, Elsa MacDonald!
James and Shirley Sellman
Viola W. Newton
Mabel Leona Katherine Trevena
Lorna M. Ohlgren
ALTON M. BERGLUND
JACQUELINE MARGERITE (TYMAN) ECKARD
Other view: The Left lost, just like it did on Election Day
Native view: Enbridge can win if Minn. is not next Standing Rock
Local view: The truth is lost in news coverage of protesters
Local view: People, Mother Earth won, but fight can’t end now
National view: Tweets entertain, but Congress is the main event
Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Registration renewals due soon for ATVs, sleds
Outdoors notes for Dec. 4
Outdoors calendar for Dec. 4
YourSports for Dec. 11, 2016
Births for Dec. 11, 2016
A reading investment
Faces for Dec. 11, 2016
Duluth singers shine at State performance
November 17, 2016
Local View: The real ‘welfare kings’ are the 1 percenters
According to righteous right-wing conservatives, too much welfare is being given to too many people who are either too lazy to work or cagey...
November 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 14, 2016
Local view: Electoral College maintains one of Constitution’s checks and balances
Sunday’s front-page article, “Electoral College voting system under scrutiny after election,” demanded a response and corrections to some...
November 14, 2016 - 11:00pm
November 13, 2016
Local View: Let election disappointment spark discussion, better nation
I’m disappointed. I have been for a while now. Like most people, I spent Wednesday reading posts on social media and online articles about...
November 13, 2016 - 10:05pm
November 12, 2016
Local view: The greatness of our country hangs in the balance
I am weeping for our country. It is a deep grief for a country that I believed existed but maybe never did. This election wasn’t supposed to end the way it did. We as citizens needed to use our votes to say strongly that it is wrong to discriminate against people on the basis of...
November 12, 2016 - 11:00pm
Local view: Don’t despair: ‘Trump Show’ now has to be accountable
The presidential election was agonizing enough to induce depression, especially in supporters of Hillary Clinton. Fortunately, there are several...
November 12, 2016 - 11:00pm
November 10, 2016
Local View: A reminder on Veterans Day: Some outstanding debts can never be repaid
Rummaging through boxes of photos from my late mother Gertrude’s collection, we found a Christmas card from her brother, Ed Cichoszewski, dated 1944 when he was an American GI in France. The front of the card was a collage of colorful drawings depicting scenes in Paris, with the...
November 10, 2016 - 10:02pm
November 8, 2016
Local View: Renewable energy (unlike nuclear option) only worsens our carbon footprint
As Paul Lorenzini wrote in “Saving the Environment from Environmentalism,” “We are living with an inherited environmental dogma that reflects old thinking and flawed premises.” As a case in point, Eric Enberg’s Local View column Oct. 3 in the News Tribune (“Far from a...
November 8, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 5, 2016
Northern Wisconsin floods show need to better prepare
As lives are put back together here in northern Wisconsin after this summer's flooding, it’s important to remember that while homes and bridges...
November 5, 2016 - 8:00pm
November 2, 2016
Local view: Even Jesus a tough sell in this political climate
Mr. Thomas? Yes, Teresa. A gentleman here to see you. Says he’s known you forever. A missionary type, I think. He’s wearing a long, white...
November 2, 2016 - 10:31pm
October 31, 2016
Local view: Schools come and go; halls of fame can preserve the past
School is organic. It is where you develop bonds and lifelong memories. You remember elementary school classrooms with “old” 35- to 40-year-old...
October 31, 2016 - 10:31pm
Local view: They were champions — on and off the hardwood
I grew up in Piedmont Heights. My dad was an undersized kid and not particularly athletic, a boy who never participated in organized high school...
October 31, 2016 - 10:27pm
October 30, 2016
Local View: This may be why Dylan so slow to acknowledge Nobel
Nearly 50 years ago, during a cross-country motorcycle trip and while coming across Minnesota, I saw a sign for Hibbing off U.S. Highway 2. The...
October 30, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 27, 2016
Local View: Expanding EITC will keep thousands from being taxed into poverty
When I was on Capitol Hill in the summer of 2015, I never realized the policies we discussed might wind up affecting me. I was in Washington urging Congress to protect key provisions of tax credits that lift millions of Americans out of poverty each year. At the end of 2015, our senators...
October 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 24, 2016
Local view: Here’s a formula for fun, more effective learning
Now late October, with children fully acclimated to the school day routine, I pose a question: What do you really remember learning in grammar school? I refer to substance and not the nostalgic slide show, which, in my case, included the smiling face of first-grade teacher Sister...
October 24, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 23, 2016
Local View: Pipeline vandalism has many consequences
In recent days I’ve read how the oil pipelines of several prominent, large pipeline companies have been shut down or where efforts were made to shut them down by people and groups opposed to their sheer existence. If I might make at least a generalization, the people and groups...
October 23, 2016 - 10:00pm