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Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27 billion for Countrywide fraud
U.S. economy rebounds strongly in second quarter
Franchisee outlines plans for Dunkin' Donuts locations in Northland
Dollar Tree to buy rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion
Dunkin’ Donuts to open seven restaurants in Duluth area
Former UMD football players tackle the business world
Gophers' Kill hopes lifestyle changes prevent seizures
Huskies win game that spanned two countries
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Candidate's view: No to copper mining, fluoride; yes to cannabis
Candidate's view: Our vision is of peace, prosperity
DFLers also looking to knock off Dayton
Our view: Should Duluth have gone to 1 high school?
Reader's view: Krauthammer’s column was right on Israel and Hamas
From ‘Purple Rain’ to pop icon: How 1984 made Prince a superstar
Christa Lawler column: Pop culture on the sly
Road trips: Making music in Mahtowa
Road trips: Fringe Festival features eclectic mix
Horoscopes for July 29, 2014
Faces & Names: Cruz clarifies stance on Middle East conflict
Faces & Names: Shum joins ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ sequel
Faces & Names: Allison Williams to play Peter Pan for NBC musical
Health notes: St. Scholastica helps Human Development Center go electronic
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Watermelon Salsa, more
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 28, 2014
Field reports: Minnesota DNR raises wolf quota. license numbers
Ask a conservation officer: Culling fish is legal, but not a good idea
Viral image sparked new career trajectory for Bayfield photographer
More 2014 Spring Dean's Lists
Can a summer romance last?
Five Questions with Tom Lundgren
Neighbors: Hometown traditions capture nostalgia
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Larry Edward Hellstram
Paulette R. Bodine
Lorraine E. Crotteau
Donald and Mary Jane Maypole
Come Celebrate Bill Warn's Retirement
Dick Simonson's Retirement Open House
Richard and Janet Buczynski
July 29, 2014
Pets of the Week for July 29, 2014
BAILY is a 5-year-old male snowshoe/Siamese mix cat available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. He’s friendly and loves to play,...
July 29, 2014 - 1:26pm
July 28, 2014
Aerial treatments to control gypsy moths underway in Duluth area
If you spot low-flying planes over Duluth this week, they're most likely involved in gypsy moth control efforts. Starting Monday and possibly continuing through Friday - depending on weather - the Minnesota Department of Agriculture will conduct aerial treatments in the Duluth...
July 28, 2014 - 9:33am
July 26, 2014
Twin Ports gulls face unusual affliction
An unusual vitamin deficiency first discovered in birds in Europe may be striking down gulls in the Twin Ports harbor, wildlife rehabilitation experts say, and it appears to be killing Great Lakes fish as well. Several ring-billed gulls found in the Twin Ports have been treated at...
July 26, 2014 - 8:33pm
Girl Scout troop supports Douglas County animals
Champ was in his element Wednesday. The German shorthaired pointer passed out dog kisses, sat to receive some petting and went through his repertoire...
news / superior
July 26, 2014 - 6:53pm
DNR captures wayward emu in Lake County
There’s one less feathery fugitive roaming the Lake County countryside. Last week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources captured a runaway emu that had been sighted around the outer limits of Two Harbors three separate times within the past two weeks. The DNR returned...
July 26, 2014 - 9:56am
July 24, 2014
Minnesota DNR raises quota for 2014 wolf hunt
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday announced the state’s 2014 wolf hunting and trapping season, adding 500 additional licenses over last year’s total and increasing the number of wolves that can be killed by nearly 14 percent. The DNR said it will make...
July 24, 2014 - 10:37pm
July 23, 2014
It’ll be bucks only for many Minnesota deer hunters this fall
Fewer Minnesota deer hunters will get the chance to shoot antlerless deer this fall, under conservative deer hunting regulations announced Wednesday by the Department of Natural Resources. Faced with fewer deer in many areas of the state after two severe winters and high hunter harvest...
outdoors / hunting
July 23, 2014 - 10:12pm
July 22, 2014
Pets of the Week for July 22
BELLA is a 2½-year-old black-and-white female beagle mix available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. She is a happy, sweet, warm-hearted girl who loves to be around people. This big girl is in need of a family to keep her busy to help her lose some weight. If you would...
July 22, 2014 - 1:34pm
July 19, 2014
Monarch fans put out butterfly-friendly buffet along Duluth Lakewalk
Some familiar friends may soon be spending a little more time in Duluth. Migrating monarch butterflies have been making fewer pit stops in the Northland lately, as development in the area has claimed some of the spots where they used to sojourn during their thousand-mile journeys....
news / education
July 19, 2014 - 10:31pm
Duluth’s puppy problem: There aren't enough of them
Flower is a sweet-tempered, mixed-breed dog. The sort of dog that, through no fault of her own, can fall out of favor somewhere and into a cold, hard ambiguity somewhere else. Part black Lab, part German shepherd, she was rescued off the Leech Lake Indian Reservation in June and...
July 19, 2014 - 9:22pm
July 18, 2014
Eh? Dog days are here
You can’t escape nutrition. But, your dog might have. Until now. Or, until July 31, when Joanne Elliott, owner of Matilda’s Dog Bakery & Boutique holds a discussion about dog nutrition at the Duluth Public Library. The event will be at 6 p.m. in the library’s Green Room,...
news / education
July 18, 2014 - 11:14pm
Eh? Catch a tiger by a toe
OK, there won’t be any tigers, but the Lake Superior Zoo is bringing some animal ambassadors over to the Duluth Public Library on July 31. Animals in Action will run from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the library’s Green Room, 520 W. Superior St. Space is limited for the shows, so registration...
news / education
July 18, 2014 - 11:13pm
Minnesota man charged with letting four horses starve to death
MANKATO, Minn. - A southern Minnesota man accused of allowing two 9-month-old foals and two older horses to starve to death late last year and early this year has been charged with four felony counts of animal cruelty. The dead horses were discovered on Russell Dean Peters’ property...
news / crime
July 18, 2014 - 10:07am
Sam Cook column: A dog’s drive is inspiring
Sometimes, when the yellow dog and I go to the pond near our home, I take along a couple of her retrieving dummies. When we’ve finished a walk or a run, we go to the pond and I throw a few for her. This makes her day. Merely the sight of me swinging the dummies is enough to...
July 18, 2014 - 8:33am
July 17, 2014
Bygones for Thursday, July 17, 2014
News Tribune, July 17, 1974 * The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has scheduled a news conference in Duluth today to announce a 17-day bucks-only season for Northeastern Minnesota firearm deer hunters. The move, designed to bolster the deer herd, will limit options for...
July 17, 2014 - 12:05am