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Lofald, Johnston diverge on issues in District 4 School Board race
Limitless potential: Life House starts social enterprise for young adults
Foundation fills gaps for Duluth police
Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: You may need the umbrella
Pedestrian killed in Cloquet crash
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Stocks for Oct. 23, 2017
Business Snapshot: Lake Superior Art Glass
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 23
On Finance: What you need to know about Equifax hack
Biz Buzz for Oct. 23, 2017
Jon Nowacki column: Vikings get their kicks in win
Wiggins, Timberwolves steal Anthony's Thunder
NFL: Brees, Saints add to Packers' woes
Women's hockey: UMD's Rooney leads US past Canada
College men's hockey: Pair of defensemen commit to UMD
Amy Tan on new memoir: 'I want to know why I got damaged and why I'm glad'
Minnesota Ballet starts season with stellar show
In water or on walls: Josh Rude’s handmade paddles are functional art
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Doug & Ginny Olson
Gregory Peter Jannetta Jr.
Beatrice Loretta Harvey
Candidate’s View: Budget, inequity, achievement gap pose pressing emergencies
Incumbent's View: Quality education prepares students to be productive citizens
Reader's View: Reject Red Plan opponent holdovers
Reader's View: Gorham will advocate for Duluth students
Reader's View: Updegrove pushing to protect Lake Superior
Houston's fishing report: Smallmouth, walleyes hitting in Chequamegon Bay area
Grouse, woodcock harvest down at national hunt near Grand Rapids
Field Reports: Check your Minnesota deer-hunt knowledge
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for hunting coyotes?
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's Eyes
September 12, 2017
Local View: About that proposal to fix Duluth's streets: Tax-and-spend Duluth is at it again
The Duluth government does it again. Another tax has been proposed — on top of all of the others ("Duluth sales tax referendum approved," Aug. 15). This DFL-run city opens up the same outdated playbook, and it has three words: tax and spend.
September 12, 2017 - 12:01am
September 11, 2017
A Teacher's View: When 9/11 is just a date in a history book... What do we tell kids?
I stood in front my class and couldn’t figure out the blank stares and why there was a pregnant silence in the room. I had asked the juniors and seniors: “What do you remember about 9/11?” Simple, right? I had thought so. A hand slowly went up in the back: “Mr. J., we were...
September 11, 2017 - 1:41pm
September 9, 2017
Local View: Connecting downtown to Lake Superior: Duluth has chance to finally finish link
Duluth has two important retail and entertainment districts in its center: downtown and Canal Park. But it has been clear for decades that Duluth's...
September 9, 2017 - 12:21am
September 6, 2017
Local View: Sobering stats not only reason 1,000 walking in Duluth
My mother, Norma Janke Boe, passed away at 82 in April from complications of Alzheimer's disease. But, in a sense, she died years ago as the...
September 6, 2017 - 12:54am
September 5, 2017
Reader's View: Weather a greater danger than immigration
With all of today's news, it shouldn't be too difficult to get Congress, the administration of President Donald Trump, and American taxpayers to agree that rather than building a fence across our southern border we start a monumental infrastructure program to prepare for future weather...
September 5, 2017 - 12:07pm
Local View: House, event aim to erase normalization of exploitation
The Hildegard House, a Catholic Worker Community house, opened in 2014 as a response to the Duluth Trafficking Task Force request to join a team of service providers for people who have experienced sex trafficking. Our house, like many other Catholic Worker houses in the U.S., is...
September 5, 2017 - 12:03pm
Local View: Some places will always be home
I still remember how the floor in the balcony sounded under my feet. The soothing tone of the pastor’s voice. The little boy who sat with his family in a mirroring balcony pew across the sanctuary from my own. Ah, and yes, my family. My grandmother and her sisters and their families....
September 5, 2017 - 12:01pm
August 29, 2017
Local View: Finding peace in a most unexpected place
I'll never forget how I found my peace one summer evening in the most unusual place. I was having a bad day. My friend had relapsed again and was sinking into that dark place she goes when she's had too much to drink. I was afraid that in her drunken state she was going to die or...
August 29, 2017 - 12:51am
Local View: Kind moment a reminder there's one race, the human race
On my most recent trip to Boston to visit family, my flight was delayed and my kids were not able to pick me up at the airport, so I booked a shuttle to the hotel drop-off nearest my kids' home. From there, I planned to take an Uber car the last few miles. It was late at night when...
August 29, 2017 - 12:48am
August 27, 2017
Local View: The moments before us are the ones to cherish
"Click." Imagine that familiar sound followed by a flash illuminating the moments of our lives. Through the lens you can zoom in or out, creating...
August 27, 2017 - 8:00pm
August 25, 2017
Local View: Dragon boating takes a boatload of teamwork
If you're one of the fortunate, your coworkers are like your second family. Next to your real kin, they are the folks with whom you spend the...
August 25, 2017 - 12:05am
August 22, 2017
Candidate's View: New voice needed for more promising future in Duluth
I'm running for Duluth City Council At Large. There are several reasons why. I realize the complexity of this position, but I also believe I...
August 22, 2017 - 9:00pm
August 21, 2017
Candidate's view: Tough times make clear the impacts of our leaders' decisions
I am running for Duluth City Council At Large. I am a husband, father, and blue-collar worker who was born and raised in Duluth. I am married...
August 21, 2017 - 5:37pm
Local view: So much can be learned with a gun in your hand
We drove to the firing range just outside Mahtowa. A gate and padlock controls access to the dirt road leading to the range there. Only members...
August 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
August 19, 2017
Economist's view: Fewer mining jobs means big-time economic problems for Minnesota
In 1955, the Silver Bay refining plant was completed on the North Shore of Lake Superior. Built to refine the ore coming from the Iron Range,...
August 19, 2017 - 7:24pm