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September 21, 2017
2017 News Tribune file photo / Enbridge Line 3 contractors were back to work Aug. 29 following a protest in northern Wisconsin. Six protesters were arrested that day.
Opinion -- Though Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project is far from approved, debate already is stirring: What happens to old Line 3?
23 hours 11 min ago
Reader's View: Pipelines part of our national energy security
23 hours 16 min ago
September 20, 2017
State Auditor Rebecca Otto (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Otto proposes Minnesota fee on carbon, push to renewables
September 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
In Response: Column left much unsaid about biodiesel's benefits
September 20, 2017 - 5:07pm
Susie Island in Lake Superior just off Minnesota's North Shore has been transferred from the Nature Conservancy to the Grand Portage Band. Photo by Richard Hamilton Smith
Lake Superior island transferred to Grand Portage Band
September 20, 2017 - 9:10am
September 19, 2017
A year-old wood frog sits comfortably in the palm of a person's hand. (file / News Tribune)
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
September 19, 2017 - 5:22pm
September 18, 2017
Pipeline protester arrested in Douglas County
September 18, 2017 - 6:03pm
The sun sets over Superior Bay, the end of Minnesota Point, and Lake Superior near Duluth last May in this aerial photograph captured with the on-board camera used on the DJI Mavic Pro drone. (file / News Tribune)
Great Lakes Commission to meet in Duluth
September 18, 2017 - 5:26pm
September 17, 2017
Al Christianson
City administrator’s view: Real Flambeau Mine story free of problems
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
Welder Levi Niemi of Tower makes a weld as he builds a Kuuma wood-burning furnace at Lamppa Manufacturing in Tower recently. Bob King /
Iron Range wood-furnace factory needs room to grow
September 17, 2017 - 2:54pm
September 16, 2017
Four white-tailed deer watch from the edge of a clear-cut during a tough Minnesota winter. A citizens' advisory group is working with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as the agency develops a new deer management plan for the state. News Tribune file photo
Toward a better deer herd: Minnesota’s deer-plan process heads into home stretch
September 16, 2017 - 8:09pm
Xcel proposes new transmission line in northern Wisconsin
September 16, 2017 - 6:59am
September 14, 2017
Margie Menzies, education program manager at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, holds two American redstarts, a male (left) and one of undetermined gender. The birds had just been banded on a recent morning at Hawk Ridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
The unseen migration: Volunteers band songbirds as well as raptors each fall at Hawk Ridge
September 14, 2017 - 5:27pm
Personnel with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Superior Police Department work to free two protesters who parked a car in front of one of the entrances to Michels in Superior on Thursday. They were bound to each other and had to be cut apart. Someone also had deflated the tires to make the car more difficult to remove. Bob King /
Pipeline protesters lock down site in Superior
September 14, 2017 - 3:13pm
September 13, 2017
Joel Sipress (left) and Justin Perpich
Mining skirmish reveals divisions in DFL; Sipress apologizes for foul language
September 13, 2017 - 6:07pm