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January 1, 2017
On a cold December morning, commercial herring fisherman Steve Dahl of Knife River peers out of his fish house. (Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com)
Demand for fresh-caught herring on North Shore remains strong
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
Eric Sve, a commercial herring fisherman who lives near Two Harbors, hauls up a net with a catch of herring on Lake Superior this past summer. Although fisheries biologists are concerned about a decline in herring numbers in Lake Superior, 25 state-licensed commercial fishermen on the North Shore still catch enough herring to supply local restaurants and European demand for herring roe. (Christian Dalbec photo)
Herring heritage: North Shore commercial fishermen still meeting market demands, despite concern over lakewide herring stocks
January 1, 2017 - 1:00am
December 31, 2016
Numerous companies are under investigation, accused of price fixing the cost of prescription drugs. (Thinkstock.com)
States probe accusations of fixing drug prices
December 31, 2016 - 11:00pm
The rendering shows a northwesterly view of Belknap Street at Banks Avenue, which is slated for reconstruction in 2017. Wisconsin Department of Transportation and the city of Superior are planning a 1.4 mile reconstruction of Belknap Street between Banks and Hill avenues, with work to be completed in 2018. (Courtesy of WisDOT/SAS Associates Landscape Architect)
Superior City Council increases funding for Belknap project
December 31, 2016 - 12:38pm
December 30, 2016
Views on Downtown Tourism: NorShor to spur housing, tourism in downtown Duluth
December 30, 2016 - 10:00pm
Matti Erpestad of Duluth leads winter bike riders through the pine forest at Hartley Park on a December evening in 2014. Duluth’s renowned trail system is expected to continue growing our city as a destination in 2017. (News Tribune file photo)
Tourism Leader's View: Positives outweigh challenges in Duluth’s hyping of hospitality
December 30, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 29, 2016
The American Integrity steams in to the Duluth-Superior harbor in April 2013. At the westernmost end of the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway, the port of Duluth-Superior is a major player in global trade. What happens to global trade under President Donald Trump will be watched very closely here in the new year. (News Tribune file photo)
Economic Expert's View: Northland’s economic outlook as uncertain as what Trump may do
December 29, 2016 - 10:00pm
Cows line up to be milked by a machine in the robotic milking parlor at Tetzner's Dairy in Washburn recently. Each cow wears a transponder around its neck so the robot knows which cow is milking and how often it stops by to be milked. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Wisconsin dairy mixes tradition, technology
December 29, 2016 - 7:46pm
December 28, 2016
IRRRB approves taconite tax rebates to mining companies
December 28, 2016 - 12:37pm
December 24, 2016
Large trees were blown down by a July storm, some of which landed on this home at 5518 London Road. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
News Tribune's top 10 stories of 2016
December 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 22, 2016
Other View: Law has problems with sick, safe time
December 22, 2016 - 10:00pm
Left to right, back, Drew Mitchell, Natasha Burke and her daughter Kora, front, pose for a picture in their apartment at 1516-1518 Broadway St. in Superior Thursday. The trio must find a new place to live by Jan. 2 due to building code deficiencies. (Maria Lockwood / Superior Telegram)
Soon-to-be-displaced tenants of Superior apartment building seek new home
December 22, 2016 - 7:39pm
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New chair named for area aviation group
December 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 21, 2016
Calling past brewery employees
December 21, 2016 - 7:54pm
News Tribune file photo
Some Wisconsin loggers holding off on timber harvests
December 21, 2016 - 7:02pm
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