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Cost still a concern for Edison high school plan
Buyer will donate land back to Snowflake Nordic Ski Center
IRRRB, DEED lost big bucks on Duluth Metals stock
Dupre reflects on historic climb
Sunday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Hello February, goodbye January thaw
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Investigation finds design flaw caused Canada mine dam spill
New tenants revealed for BlueStone Commons retail development in Duluth
Cliffs Natural Resources seeks creditor protection in Canada
Allete to invest $168 million in U.S. Water Services
Duluth physician sued in connection with Minnesota country club’s closure
College hockey: UMD women suffer costly shootout loss
College men's hockey: Bulldogs earn split, maintain third in NCHC
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Common Core political fight has nothing to do with students’ education
Parents know kids don't need Common Core, so politicians should listen
Our view: Uniform benchmarks can best gauge school success
Reader's View: Don’t spend money to save outdated library
Reader's View: Hog feedlots a huge source of pollution
Whitney Houston's daughter revived after being rushed to hospital
Faces & Names: Lambert again leads ACM with eight nods
Faces & Names: Damon, et. al. own up to Deflategate
Faces & Names: Davis says ‘Murder’ Season 2 a go
Rap mogul Suge Knight arrested after hit-and-run in LA
GROWING TOGETHER: Here's a timeline for preparing your garden for this year
LIVING SMART: Don't take kitchen appliances for granted
Home remodel considerations
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Caring for dumb cane
YOUR PLACE: Consider ways to battle 'energy vampires'
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Field reports: Walleye rules to change on Winnibigoshish, Saganaga and other lakes
Ask a conservation officer: Keep roadkill deer with just a phone call
Two-fish limit on Upper Red Lake greeted tepidly
Duluth doula's placenta pills give new moms a nutrition choice
Neighbors: Snowman revived in Chester Park yard
Neighbors: Duluth man walks determined path living as ex-offender
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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