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Johnston files lawsuit against Duluth school district, board members
Allegiant’s Duluth-Las Vegas flights end in May
Grand Marais voted 'America’s Coolest Small Town'
'Private divorce’ measure aims to take split-ups out of Minnesota courtrooms
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Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
14 Cargill heirs on Forbes’ list of billionaires, more than any family in world
2 new Duluth stores have a focus on fashion
Allegiant to suspend Duluth-Las Vegas flights
New Duluth hotel aims for June opening
Duluth East diver hopes to make a splash at state meet
Class AA state boys hockey: Duluth East beats St. Thomas Academy
Class AA state tournament capsule: Duluth East vs. St. Thomas Academy
Vikings trade Cassel to Bills
Shootouts could send UMD men's hockey team on the road
Reader's View: Unions must stand up for their rights
Reader's View: On balance, things always can be worse
Reader's View: Fear-mongering over climate diverts attention
Reader's View: Unbelievable that people would torture a dog
A Judge's View: Mediation can help ease never-easy divorce cases
Mary Bue buries her piano and picks up a guitar for new CD
Waverly, Iowa, lands Mumford & Sons pop-up fest
‘Better Call Saul’ website is a hilarious complement to show
TONY BENNETT: Screaming Females' 'Rose Mountain' keeps surprising
Alabama Shakes, Father John Misty headline river concert
SHARE YOUR STORY: Macaron-making
Horoscopes for March 5
Homemade granola bars travel well
Horoscopes for March 4
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Piebald deer visits rural Duluth family’s feeder
Minnesota outdoor bills include one preventing people from shooting dogs chasing deer
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 2, 2015
Outdoors notes for March 1
Field reports: Minnesotans will see new fishing regulations for 2015 season
Duluth family continues book club started by mom — who always read the most
Helping Out for March 1, 2015
Recsports for March 1, 2015
Births for March 1, 2015
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May 30, 2014
Minnesota middle school teacher charged with soliciting a minor
A Minneapolis middle school teacher who posted an online ad looking for sex with high schoolers called in sick Tuesday to meet up with someone he believed was a 14-year-old girl, according to criminal charges filed Thursday. Joel D. Fowler, 23, told the girl that his name was "Blake,"...
news / crime
May 30, 2014 - 8:01am
May 29, 2014
Faces & names: Burton hits $1 million ‘Reading Rainbow’ Kickstarter goal in hours
Take a look, it’s booked: LeVar Burton has hit his “Reading Rainbow” Kickstarter goal of $1 million in less than 24 hours. Burton first tweeted out the news of the upcoming crowd-funded effort at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday. By 5 p.m., his campaign was a million dollars richer and...
a&e / books
May 29, 2014 - 12:00am
May 28, 2014
Cloquet teacher placed on leave after undisclosed complaint
A Cloquet Senior High School teacher was placed on paid administrative leave, recently, after a complaint was filed against him, according to the school district’s superintendent. The teacher has been placed on leave while the complaint is investigated, said Superintendent Ken...
May 28, 2014 - 11:22pm
Duluth youth group offers chance to grow
Flannery Glisczinski is a 15-year-old freshman at Duluth Marshall High School. If you buy into labels, she’s a millennial, one of those youths who looks at a mountain and asks you where the climbing ropes and anchors are. Thing is, she might not buy into that characterization at...
May 28, 2014 - 7:26pm
Bygones for Wednesday, May 28, 2014
News Tribune, May 28, 1974 * Work is progressing on a 12-acre site at the Village Mall, off Miller Trunk Highway, for K Mart, a national discount operation. K Mart will build an 84,000-square-foot department store, a 22,000-square-foot supermarket, and a parking lot for 1,000 cars. *...
May 28, 2014 - 12:00am
May 26, 2014
Duluth doctor's dream drives work for Nigerian homeland
Dr. Vincent Ohaju is haunted by his father’s death. “What he died from is something that is easily treatable here,” said Ohaju, a trauma surgeon at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center who was born and raised in Nigeria. “He choked on a piece of meat, and he didn’t...
news / health
May 26, 2014 - 10:31pm
May 25, 2014
Reader's view: Moose Lake school also won big at the Legislature
The Moose Lake community school district also was a winner this legislative session (Our View: “Legislative losers, winners emerge,” May 20). Many people worked tirelessly since the devastating flood of 2012 to put the community back together and improve the area. Key to all was...
opinion / readers views
May 25, 2014 - 12:00am
Field reports: Wisconsin increases walleye bag limits
Daily walleye bag limits increased Friday on 447 lakes in northern Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The limits had been reduced to accommodate the taking of walleyes by six Chippewa bands under treaty rights. Anglers’ daily bag limits for walleyes...
outdoors / fishing
May 25, 2014 - 12:00am
May 24, 2014
Foam feud: Northland students' Nerf Wars are fun, but some are concerned about safety
Stray foam darts, cars gathered at closed venues at night and kids chasing each other through parking lots, yards and woods with neon-colored toy guns are frequent sights in recent days. More than 1,000 high school students in the Twin Ports are immersed in a strategic game that...
May 24, 2014 - 10:27pm
May 23, 2014
Local view: Community, students united in a positive discussion
On Monday evening, students, parents, teachers, administrators and community members gathered to have a proactive discussion about improvements in Duluth public schools (“Duluth high schoolers gather to air grievances,” May 20). The “Duluth Students Look to the Future of Safe...
opinion / local view
May 23, 2014 - 10:56pm
Academic mentoring helps Superior students gear up for learning
When the final school bell rings bringing the day to an end, students are smiling ear to ear and stuffing their textbooks into their backpacks, eagerly running out the door. However, the day isn’t over for all of them. “I have to go to GEARS today,” said sixth-grader Berkley...
May 23, 2014 - 7:57pm
May 22, 2014
Our view: Reinstating class a good first step
Parents were upset. And vocal. And organizing. Students were ticked, one to the point of public protest: She sang a “Frozen” song entirely in Spanish at a talent show to object to an upper-level Spanish class being cut at her Denfeld High School, a class that earns high school...
opinion / our view
May 22, 2014 - 9:56pm
May 21, 2014
Dayton signs off on teachers pension merger
The merger of the Duluth Teachers’ Retirement Fund with the state teachers pension plan has been signed into law by Gov. Mark Dayton. The merger is part of a larger bill that gives roughly $14 million a year to the Teachers Retirement Association beginning in 2015. The aid will...
news / politics
May 21, 2014 - 7:23pm
Health Notes: Dietitian tweets about life after stroke
An Essentia Health dietitian is taking to Twitter to chat about life after a stroke. Bonnie Brost will participate in a national #StrokeChat on post-stroke concerns from 2-3 p.m. Wednesday, according to the American Heart Association. It’s the third of three Twitter chats this...
news / health
May 21, 2014 - 7:07pm
May 20, 2014
Bygones for Wednesday, May 21, 2014
News Tribune, May 21, 1974 * A report released yesterday shows no increase in the cancer death rate in Duluth during the first 14 years taconite tailings were dumped into Lake Superior by Reserve Mining Co. The report concludes, though, that it’s too soon to draw definite conclusions. *...
news / health
May 20, 2014 - 9:16pm