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Thursday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Wind shift and warmer weather
Shipping traffic for Oct. 27
Bygones for Oct. 27
85-year-old pedestrian killed in Gilbert crash
Negotiations between pipeline protesters, law enforcement break down
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Zen House moving from Hermantown to Woodland
Iron ore shipments still stagnant
Allete names new CFO
Unemployment, labor force drop in region
Hacienda del Sol site may be sold
Prep newsmaker: There's no stopping Two Harbors runner Paron
Cubs top Indians in Game 2 to even World Series
Duluth Denfeld falls to Blake in state boys soccer tourney
College hockey Division III season preview: St. Scholastica goes with unproven goalie
Rick Weegman column: NFL facing challenge to stop ratings dip
Best Bets: Okee Dokee Brothers bring-family friendly tunes
Best Bets: Tommy Stinson plays Red Herring
Best Bets: CSS presents ‘Anne Frank’
Best Bets: On screen: Variations on knife wielding
Best Bets: Haunted mansion? You decide
Madelyn Christian Robertson
Tom and Donna Nelson
Loren and Diane Erickson
Stephen Douglas Conley
Ardis Marguerite Harju
Selvina "Sally" P. Morse
Donald L. Jacobson
CLINTON "MARTY" H. MARTENSON
Readers view: Schultz has the expertise needed to work on health care issues
Readers view: Landowner was victim of fraud
Readers view: Online access to arrest warrants will save time, energy and money
Readers view: Tobacco-inspired candy treats send a bad message to kids
Editorial cartoon for Oct. 27
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family that made its living off wild rice for four generations
Nice Bears and Birds for 2016
Fall Nice Fish Gallery 2016
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 24, 2016
Duluth woman takes trophy buck as part of Becoming an Outdoors Woman class
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November 26, 2015
Other View: Donald Trump and the lies that divide
All politicians keep fact-checkers busy. They make promises that they can’t keep. They use cherry-picked data to make a case. They duck and...
November 26, 2015 - 8:58pm
November 22, 2015
Other View: Welcome the end of cigarettes in public housing
Secondhand smoke is dangerous. Sucking in carcinogens from someone else’s cigarette, cigar or pipe is responsible for the deaths of 41,000 nonsmokers each year, can cause Sudden Infant Death syndrome, respiratory problems and reduced lung function in children, and increased risk...
November 22, 2015 - 9:05pm
Other View: In Missouri city, everything is fine(d)
Having your house sporting mismatched curtains, wearing your pants below your waist or having weeds in your yard higher than seven inches might be neighborhood faux pas, but in Pagedale, Mo., they can land you with serious citations and fines — which is what the city is counting...
November 22, 2015 - 9:04pm
November 9, 2015
Views on PolyMet final Environmental Impact Statement
On Friday, the long-anticipated final environmental review of PolyMet’s proposed copper-nickel mine was released, detailing how the project can be accomplished while also protecting air quality, water purity and the environment. The News Tribune already had opined that the release...
November 9, 2015 - 11:00pm
September 29, 2015
Other view: Don’t spend surprise windfall, Minnesota
Though more tax collections than expected continue to roll into state coffers, there’s good reason to temper any celebration — and put a firm hold on plans to spend. Minnesota Management and Budget reported that in August, the state took in $113 million, or 8.5 percent, more...
September 29, 2015 - 10:16pm
September 24, 2015
Other View: Preserve high-schoolers’ head start on college
Changes to teacher requirements would hurt Minnesota high school students are at risk of losing access to college-level classes because of new requirements for teachers. The problem arose after the Higher Learning Commission in June updated its standards for college instructors....
September 24, 2015 - 10:20pm
Other View: Preserve high-schoolers’ head start on college
Don’t make it harder to earn college credits New policy adjustments from a regional college-accreditation group could unnecessarily limit the opportunity for Minnesota high school students to take college courses. Earlier this year, the Higher Learning Commission, an agency that...
September 24, 2015 - 10:19pm
September 10, 2015
Other View: Ness among mayors anxious about deteriorating streets, sewers
Duluth Mayor Don Ness drew attention for his answer to a reporter’s question about the agenda he’ll leave to his successor. “What are...
September 10, 2015 - 10:04pm
August 16, 2015
Other View: Our next crippling crisis: Student loan debt
Clinton's plan makes college unaffordable In keeping up with fellow Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley, Hillary Clinton introduced a package of proposals a week ago today she claimed will improve college affordability. Like her rivals’ plans,...
August 16, 2015 - 9:52pm
Ferguson: Struggle continues to move forward
Late last month, speaking to a National Urban League audience, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton ticked off the names that have...
August 16, 2015 - 7:32am
Ferguson: Injustices equal life and death
Ferguson, Mo., was under a state of emergency again this past week. Officials braced for the possibility of unrest after charges were filed against...
August 16, 2015 - 7:30am
Ferguson: Still looking for an end to violence
Ferguson, Mo., has endured more than its share of violent protest since the death of teenager Michael Brown a year ago. It should not have had to mark that event with more bloodshed and property damage. Unfortunately, that was the scenario that played out, as peaceful weekend protests...
August 16, 2015 - 7:29am
August 3, 2015
Other view: Follow safety tips with motorcycles
Motorcycle fatalities are up across the state of Minnesota this year. Most recently a motorcyclist had to be rescued in Douglas County after he lost control of his bike and became stuck in a ditch for more than half a day. While he sustained serious injuries, he thankfully was not...
August 3, 2015 - 10:50pm
July 30, 2015
Other View: Those trophy hunters pay for game reserves
The argument in support of trophy hunting made in a March 2013 commentary is even more interesting in hindsight given the newly discovered case of embattled Eden Prairie, Minn., dentist Walter J. Palmer. “Odd as it may sound, U.S. trophy hunters play a critical role in protecting...
July 30, 2015 - 10:02pm
July 26, 2015
Other View: Will technology drive us into ditch?
The article in Wired last week was like something out of a Hollywood thriller. As writer Andy Greenberg sped down the highway in a Jeep Cherokee, the radio started blasting hip hop, the air conditioning unexpectedly turned on, the wipers activated — and then the SUV switched itself...
July 26, 2015 - 9:56pm