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Giants Ridge set to move to private management
White House blocks CNN, NY Times, Politico, others from press briefing
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Bygones for Feb. 24, 2017
Capitol Chatter: 2018 Minnesota governor race already crowded
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Cirrus shipments grew in 2016
Uber, Lyft in Duluth in April at earliest
Presidential permit needed for Enbridge pipeline expansion
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
Buzz Frenzy offers focused Facebook marketing
College men's hockey: Northland contingent keys UMD's win over Miami
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Special teams prove pivotal for Bulldogs in 4-3 win over Miami
Today's prep girls hockey playoff game
Prep report: Grand Rapids' Hamling hits 2,000 in victory
New on DVD: Releases cover everything from war to beasts this week
'Brown Girls' puts women of color front and center
La La Love it or not? Local musical-theater circles weigh in on Oscar frontrunner
Things to Do for Feb. 24, 2017
Dave and Louise Gartzke
Happy 91st Birthday, Walter!
MICHAEL E. "MIKE" SALO
DOROTHY M. ROYER
MAXINE AUDREY (PATZER) JORDAHL
JULIE CLARA MOLLER SANFORD, M.D.
Reader's View: Parking law doesn't work in Gary-New Duluth
Reader's View: Statement of support for Muslims appreciated
Local View: Putting price on carbon a bipartisan climate solution
Other View: Curb cell use while driving
Other View: Real ID bills deserve passage
MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 21, 2017
Houston's fishing report
Sam Cook column: 'Boat show' a mirror of life in the North
Deer planning meetings coming to Duluth, Mountain Iron
Through Readers' Eyes
Seniors showered with Valentine's love
A visit from the Middle East
Down with tobacco
J.C. Penney to shut 130 to 140 stores
Department store operator J.C. Penney Co. Inc. said on Friday, Feb. 24, it would close 130 to 140 stores over the next few months, and reported...
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February 22, 2017
For Apple's new headquarters, a door handle took more than a year to design
CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Apple's sprawling new campus, dubbed "Apple Park," will open in April, the iPhone maker said on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Although...
February 22, 2017 - 6:10pm
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump, who has vowed to stop U.S. manufacturing from disappearing overseas, is seeking job-creation advice...
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 21, 2017
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 20, 2017
Bill takes aim at loophole for young workers in Minnesota
A bill has been introduced in the Minnesota Legislature this session that would expand restrictions on how late into the night high school students are allowed to work. Current state law restricts the hours that high school students can work on school nights to no later than 11 p.m....
February 20, 2017 - 6:58pm
Buzz Frenzy offers focused Facebook marketing
For small businesses, any opportunity to be #seen is more than welcome. To that end, a new Duluth company has concocted a largely automated way to connect with customers on Facebook. "It's a pretty straightforward affair; we take this very complex process, and we've simplified it...
February 20, 2017 - 3:30pm
Burger King, Tim Hortons owner nears deal to buy Popeyes
Restaurant Brands International Inc., owner of the Burger King and Tim Hortons fast-food chains, is nearing a deal to acquire Popeyes Louisiana...
February 20, 2017 - 2:01pm
February 19, 2017
Port plan addresses never-ending 'tension' between industry, planners
A plan adopted late last year prioritizes the protection of the Duluth-Superior port from developments that encroach on the working aspects of...
February 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
Sunday sales soon? Minnesota House to vote on decades-long debate
It's closing time for the Sunday liquor sales debate as it looks increasingly likely Minnesota bottle shops will be open seven days a week...
February 19, 2017 - 7:52pm
February 18, 2017
UnitedHealth Group targeted by whistleblower lawsuit
A whistleblower lawsuit alleges that UnitedHealth Group and health plans that hired a subsidiary of the Minnetonka, Minn.-based insurer have submitted false information about patient conditions to boost payment rates from the federal Medicare program. If true, the scheme could have...
February 18, 2017 - 12:49pm
Lt. Gov. Smith stops by Duluth for business chat
As Duluth's business brain trust gathered high above downtown on Friday, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith stopped by for a roundtable discussion with the...
February 18, 2017 - 1:50am
February 17, 2017
Turning over a new leaf: New owners will join familiar faces at Duluth greenhouse
With temperatures hovering around 60 degrees and radios on to keep the skunks away, preparations for spring are underway inside the plastic-covered...
February 17, 2017 - 5:50pm
Soo Locks open March 25
The short shipping off-season ends in about a month. The Welland Canal connecting the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean opens March 20, and the Soo Locks holding the keys to Lake Superior are set to open March 25, according to the St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corp. The past shipping...
February 17, 2017 - 3:38pm
Unilever rejects $143 billion Kraft Heinz bid as without merit
LONDON—U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co. made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consumer goods giant,...
February 17, 2017 - 3:35pm
February 16, 2017
Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close
The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored its sixth straight record high on Thursday, Feb. 16, but just barely, while the S&P 500 edged lower due...
February 16, 2017 - 4:32pm