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Thursday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Light snow today
Fire causes damage at Biwabik bar
Duluth lighting display to appear on holiday reality show
Jail, 20 years of probation for Sturgeon Lake woman who shot boyfriend
Suspect pleads guilty to shooting at man in downtown Duluth brawl
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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
Behling captures Gobble Gallop 5K
Junior hockey: Wilderness cruise past Magicians
Rick Weegman column: Tonight’s Favre ceremony elicits a purple smile
Tough test ahead for Peterson
Matthews embraces being a run-stuffer
Nordic cuisine takes center stage in this season's new cookbooks
Horoscopes for Nov. 26
Violet Days: Cousins in the 90s
Horoscopes for Nov. 25
Gluten-free diners can feast on Thanksgiving, too
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Movie review: Step inside this 'Room'
Best Bet: Do you want to believe? Return to ‘X-Files’
Best Bet: Everly Brothers’ music lives at Clyde Iron
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
MARY JANE (LAWSON) SPOONER
ROBERT "BOB" BUSCH
DONALD HOMER TALBOT
Local view: Give thanks, but really say thanks
A Mayflower descendant's view: Pilgrims led us to become what we are
Local view: Something to be thankful for in Indian country
Local view: UMD needs a leadership change
Our view / endorsement: Ecklund is best-prepped to represent 3A
Northland hunter gets second chance, takes second 'buck of a lifetime'
Minnesota preliminary deer harvest up 13.5 percent over 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 23, 2015
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 25, 2015
Bygones for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015
News Tribune, Nov. 26, 1975 * A three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned an order for Reserve Mining Co. to provide filtered water to Duluth and other communities. Asbestos-like fibers in Lake Superior water have been attributed to discharges from Reserve’s...
News / health
21 hours 44 min ago
November 24, 2015
Bygones for Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015
News Tribune, Nov. 25, 1975 * John W. Sheedy, At Large member of the Duluth City Council, resigned yesterday to avoid a possible conflict with his new role as commissioner of the Seaway Port Authority of Duluth. Sheedy has been a member of the council for eight years. * Filters at...
News / politics
November 24, 2015 - 10:53pm
November 20, 2015
Officials celebrate St. Louis River habitat restoration, pledge money toward wetlands work
The crowd crunched across nearly frozen mud toward the St. Louis River shoreline in Chambers Grove Park as a cold wind came across the water...
November 20, 2015 - 10:24pm
November 17, 2015
Bygones for Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015
News Tribune, Nov. 18, 1975 * Some Nucleopore filters used to filter water in several area communities are suspected of failing to filter all asbestos-like particles, it was announced yesterday. One of the filters, used in Duluth’s Lester Park Elementary School, has been replaced. *...
News / crime
November 17, 2015 - 9:55pm
Saltie being held in Duluth for investigation of possible environmental violations
The oceangoing freighter Cornelia that has been anchored offshore from Duluth for nearly two weeks is the subject of an investigation for "alleged...
November 17, 2015 - 8:02pm
Forest Service backs land exchange for PolyMet mine site
The U.S. Forest Service has formally backed a proposed land exchange for property where PolyMet wants to build Minnesota's first copper mine. Superior National Forest officials on Tuesday published the so-called record of decision on the land exchange, a critical component to...
November 17, 2015 - 6:17pm
Governor considers PolyMet health impact study
ST. PAUL — The Dayton administration is looking into whether the health of northeast Minnesotans should be included in a decision about allowing a cooper-nickel mine to open. Gov. Mark Dayton told reporters Tuesday that he will consider the request by health professionals. He said...
News / iron range
November 17, 2015 - 3:45pm
MnDOT builds condos for 3,000 bats found under bridge
It was the guano that gave them away. A bridge inspector found it in 2013 on an island under the I-90 Interstate Bridge near La Crosse, Wis. Piles...
November 17, 2015 - 11:31am
November 16, 2015
Bygones for Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015
News Tribune, Nov. 17, 1975 * The search yesterday for the sunken ore carrier Edmund Fitzgerald focused on an area 42 miles northwest of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. The U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender Woodrush is using side-scanning sonar to study an object believed to be the vessel. *...
November 16, 2015 - 10:12pm
Flint, Michigan residents sue local government over lead in tap water
Residents of Flint, Michigan have filed a lawsuit accusing the city and state of endangering their health by exposing them to dangerous lead levels in their tap water, after switching their supply last year in a drive to save money. The federal lawsuit filed on Friday challenged...
November 16, 2015 - 3:00pm
November 15, 2015
“What every culture must eventually decide, actively debate and decide, is what of all that surrounds it, tangible and intangible, it will dismantle and turn into material wealth.” Barry Lopez, “Arctic Dreams”
November 15, 2015 - 12:10am
November 13, 2015
Environmentalists urge more comments on PolyMet
ST. PAUL — Environmentalists say the Dayton administration has failed to adequately vet a proposed Iron Range copper-nickel mine and they want thousands of Minnesotans to let state officials know how they feel. Leaders of a variety of environmental groups told reporters Friday...
News / iron range
November 13, 2015 - 10:57pm
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
November 11, 2015
Medical professionals' view: Minnesota medical professionals call for PolyMet health-impact assessment
Collectively, Minnesota medical-professional organizations representing thousands of medical professionals have expressed their concern about the potential for harm to human health from the proposed PolyMet mine. Careful consideration of health risks is essential before moving forward...
opinion / local view
November 11, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 9, 2015
Views on PolyMet final Environmental Impact Statement
On Friday, the long-anticipated final environmental review of PolyMet’s proposed copper-nickel mine was released, detailing how the project can be accomplished while also protecting air quality, water purity and the environment. The News Tribune already had opined that the release...
opinion / other view
November 9, 2015 - 11:00pm