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Grambsch family upholds the candy shop legacy
Holiday closings for Friday, Nov. 27
Business finds more than $46,000 during home clean-out
Mankato officer led Minneapolis police to protest shooting suspect
Details emerge of runaway girls’ hidden life on Minnesota ranch
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Mining spinoff jobs threatened in downturn
One new Brazilian iron ore mine: 90 million tons per year
Duluth's unemployment rate nears historic low
State hiring law firm for PolyMet legal battle
Marcus Theatres to close Superior movie theater
College women's hockey notebook: Ex-Harvard coaches, players have a new allegiance at UMD
College women's hockey preview: Harvard at Minnesota Duluth
Snocross: Hibbert remains king of the hill
NFL notes: Manziel demoted to third string over partying video, reports say
Turkey day trouble: Packers retire Favre’s No. 4, lose to Bears
Heartland Indie Best-seller List
Horoscopes for Nov. 27
Readings and Writers
Book Blurb: 'Walking the World'
Smiley’s latest completes 100-year family drama
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Faces & Names: Adele’s ‘25’ hits 3M in sales; tour announced
Faces & Names: Lawrence sets sights on directing comedy
Movie review: Step inside this 'Room'
Best Bet: 3 bands, 1 night at Red Herring
TV networks, channels load up on holiday programs
Eric Theo Rostollan
Adara Dianne Ban
Larry and Barb Huttel
GERALD M. "GERRY" RAAFLAUB
Leonard S. McDougall
Margaret "Marge" Martha Sundin
ROBERT "BOB" BUSCH
Workers Advocate's View: Workers need a better deal this holiday weekend
Reader's View: AMA right to call for ban on drug advertising
Reader's View: Proud of Diver’s White House appointment
Native View: Tribes are sovereign nations, and still a vital part of this country
Other View: Donald Trump and the lies that divide
Hunter takes ‘unicorn buck’ in Bayfield County
Minnesota preliminary deer harvest up 13.5 percent over 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 23, 2015
Northland hunter gets second chance, takes second 'buck of a lifetime'
DIGGING FOR ANSWERS: Kennedy assassination has been Duluth woman’s five-year passion
Five Questions with Nicole Wilde: Self-described hippy serves locally sourced ice cream
Meet a volunteer for Nov. 22, 2015
Mentor Duluth for Nov. 22, 2015
Through Readers' Eyes for Nov. 22, 2015
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November 24, 2015
Minnesota Power inks new deal to supply electricity to Minorca mine
Minnesota Power and ArcelorMittal have agreed to a new 10-year electric service agreement for the Duluth-based utility to supply electricity to the steelmaker's Minorca mine and processing plant in Virginia. The Minorca taconite operation annually produces nearly three million...
November 24, 2015 - 3:55pm
November 16, 2015
Enbridge cuts 5 percent of workforce
CALGARY, Alberta — Enbridge Inc. cut 5 percent of its workforce on Monday, a company spokesman said, as low crude prices continued to drag on the North American oil and gas industry. Enbridge spokesman Graham White said the reductions were made across Canada and the United States...
November 16, 2015 - 10:19pm
November 13, 2015
Homeowner electric rates may rise to rescue taconite plants
Residential customers of Minnesota Power would pay more for electricity each month to help taconite plants and paper mills survive an onslaught...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 12, 2015
Environmentalists to call for debate event on Enbridge projects
BRAINERD, Minn. — Winona LaDuke of environmentalist group Honor the Earth on Thursday said opponents of new crude oil pipelines by Enbridge...
November 12, 2015 - 9:50pm
Clinton proposes $30 billion plan to help coal-producing areas
WASHINGTON - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Thursday proposed a $30 billion plan to help displaced workers in coal-producing...
News / politics
November 12, 2015 - 10:41am
November 11, 2015
Como acquired by ThompsonGas
Duluth-based Como Oil & Propane has been purchased by ThompsonGas, headquartered in Frederick, Md. In an announcement issued Wednesday, Como's branch manager, Joel Berg, said: "This acquisition significantly strengthens Como's position as the area's leading fuel provider." "While...
November 11, 2015 - 6:21pm
November 9, 2015
Homes evacuated as second train in two days derails in Wisconsin
A Canadian Pacific freight train carrying crude oil through Wisconsin derailed on Sunday, knocking 13 cars off the tracks, spilling oil and leading 35 homes to be evacuated, in the state's second derailment in two days. No one was injured in the 2 p.m. incident in Watertown, about...
November 9, 2015 - 2:03pm
November 8, 2015
Train derails in Wisconsin, leaks ethanol into Mississippi
A Canadian Pacific freight train carrying crude oil through Wisconsin derailed on Sunday, knocking 12 cars off the tracks and spilling oil in the state's second derailment in two days. No one was injured in the incident in Watertown, about 50 miles west of Milwaukee, and workers...
November 8, 2015 - 7:05pm
Allete third quarter earnings up
Allete is reporting earnings, net income and operating revenues up in its third quarter as the company's growth strategy apparently takes hold. Operating revenues reached $462.5 million, up from nearly $289 million in 2014's third quarter, according to the Duluth-based energy company's...
November 8, 2015 - 6:36pm
November 4, 2015
Local view: Minnesota Power has opportunity to shine even brighter with solar
In a relatively brief period, Duluth-based Minnesota Power has made an impressive shift away from coal-fired electricity, a major source of air pollution and carbon emissions. A full 10 years before being required to do so by state law, Minnesota Power became the first utility in...
opinion / local view
November 4, 2015 - 11:45pm
November 2, 2015
Company asks for Keystone XL pipeline delay
SEATTLE — TransCanada has asked the U.S. to delay reviewing the Keystone XL pipeline, which probably would defer any decision on the controversial...
November 2, 2015 - 9:07pm
Several protesters arrested at Enbridge offices in Duluth
Several people protesting against the construction of new or replacement Enbridge Energy oil pipelines in the Upper Midwest were arrested and...
November 2, 2015 - 7:28pm
Environmental review ends for Great Northern powerline
The U.S. Department of Energy and the Minnesota Department of Commerce have issued the Final Environmental Impact Statement for Minnesota Power's proposed Great Northern Transmission Line from the Manitoba border to the Iron Range. The final environmental review report is another...
November 2, 2015 - 7:26pm
October 28, 2015
Lower heating costs expected this winter
With cold comes the need for heat, and that heat requires propane, natural gas or heating oil in many Northland homes. After some historically...
October 28, 2015 - 5:31pm
IRRRB, state offer $26 million for new biotech firm on Iron Range
State and regional economic development agencies are ready to throw $26 million in public funding toward a proposed $53 million biotech plant...
News / iron range
October 28, 2015 - 5:12pm