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Update: Missing Duluth man found safe
What to know about the FCC's upcoming plan to undo its net neutrality rules
Trump administration to end provisional residency protection for 60,000 Haitians
Stuffed: Mindful eating during the holiday season
Shipping Traffic for Nov. 21, 2017
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Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
New Ontario gold mine fined for discharge
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
How Sweet It Is bakery returns as part of Duluth Grill
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
Howard, Hornets down Timberwolves
College women's basketball: UMD's rally falls short at Michigan Tech
College volleyball: UMD headed to 20th NCAA tournament
College men's hockey: UMD drops two spots
Violet Days: Fence angel update
This pricey beer is illegal in 12 states.
Buffet-style Thanksgiving rules
'Sioux Chef' serves up indigenous foods
In search of lunch: The DNT investigates local offerings during Eat Downtown
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Nancy C. Hanson
Michael James Callahan
Jane Marie Salo
Alvin Clyde Lamppa
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Reader's View: Trump's presidency painful, must end
Local View: Want a greener future? Support Line 3 replacement
Local View: Urge the momentum that's building for carbon pricing
Local View: Can 'Hillbilly Elegy' be applied locally?
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 20, 2017
Field Reports: Esko hunter the latest to take mature buck with antlers in velvet
Duluth city deer harvest now over 200 deer and counting
Ask a Conservation Officer: Digital copies of licenses
Houston's fishing report: Ice anglers still on hold
Pets of the Week for Nov. 21
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Ask a Trooper: Can my child wear a bicycle helmet on an ATV or side by side?
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August 28, 2016
Sturgeon all summer: Transmitter-equipped St. Louis River sturgeon confirms population remains in river
Last spring, on the banks of the St. Louis River, fisheries officials surgically implanted small transmitters in the bellies of 45 lake sturgeon....
August 28, 2016 - 1:00am
April 23, 2016
Researchers visit wolf dens to learn more about pup survival and wolf population dynamics
From somewhere in the dark recesses of the den came nearly inaudible squeaks and whimpers. Carolin Humpal, a wildlife research biologist for...
April 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
December 19, 2015
Fond du Lac woman excited to give back to her community
Rita Aspinwall found that she enjoyed the moments in her social work internships when she could be there for people who needed to talk. “It’s...
December 19, 2015 - 11:00pm
July 4, 2015
Wild rice making comeback on St. Louis River
Tom Howes explained in Anishinaabe, then in English, why restoring wild rice to the St. Louis River is so important to the Fond du Lac people. It’s...
July 4, 2015 - 11:31am
April 10, 2015
FDL reservation homicide suspect ruled competent
After undergoing a second mental health evaluation, a woman charged with a fatal stabbing on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation has been deemed competent to stand trial. Lydia Marie Barney’s case had been in flux since December when her attorney asked for an evaluation, citing...
April 10, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 20, 2015
Fond du Lac homicide suspect to get mental health evaluation
The suspect in a Fond du Lac Indian Reservation homicide case will undergo a mental health evaluation, putting the criminal proceedings on hold. Lydia Marie Barney, 21, was ordered to undergo an evaluation in an order filed last week by 6th Judicial District Judge Sally Tarnowski,...
January 20, 2015 - 11:03pm
December 22, 2014
Mental evaluation requested for murder suspect
The suspect in an October stabbing death on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation has attempted suicide in jail, assaulted another inmate and destroyed...
December 22, 2014 - 11:07pm
April 16, 2014
What's open and what's closed on Good Friday
Friday is Good Friday. The following offices will be closed: Closed: Superior city offices; Douglas County offices; Superior library; Superior schools; and Fond du Lac Reservation tribal offices. Open: Post offices in Duluth and Superior; Duluth city offices; Minnesota and Wisconsin...
April 16, 2014 - 7:26pm
April 15, 2014
Minnesota deer feeding effort all but over
With snow depth diminishing across much of Northeastern Minnesota, the state’s first supplementary deer-feeding program in more than 15 years...
April 15, 2014 - 8:19pm
April 7, 2014
Fond du Lac Band declares 13 lakes for walleye spearing
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has declared 13 lakes in Northeastern Minnesota where its band members will spear walleyes this...
April 7, 2014 - 11:02pm
April 2, 2014
City of Duluth sues Fond du Lac Band over Carter Hotel
The city of Duluth fired another salvo Wednesday in its ongoing legal battle over the continued operations of the Fond-du-Luth Casino and a prospective future expansion. The city filed suit in federal court, alleging that the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa violated a...
April 2, 2014 - 7:11pm
Fond du Lac primary election results announced
Incumbent Ferdinand Martineau will retain his position as secretary/ treasurer of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa after the band’s primary election Tuesday. He received more than half of the votes. That means — barring any protest — no general election is necessary...
April 2, 2014 - 6:56pm
April 7, 2012
City of Duluth sues Fond du Lac Band to halt downtown gaming expansion
The city of Duluth has filed a lawsuit against the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa claiming the band breached its contract with the...
April 7, 2012 - 6:50am
March 9, 2011
Other view: Minnesota's mines and wild rice can coexist under the right rules
How interesting to read in the News Tribune on Saturday that state Sen. Tom Rukavina, DFL-Pike Township, is committed to bringing "everyone together (to) reach some sort of compromise ... that will work for the mines" with regard to sulfate levels. I would suggest a far more crucial...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
December 21, 2010
Duluth, Superior, Hermantown, Proctor schools closed; Cloquet, Esko delayed 2 hours
All public, private, charter and parochial schools, including the Latchkey program, in Duluth and Superior have been canceled today due to snowy weather, officials said. Cloquet and Esko schools will start two hours late, and there will be no a.m.
December 21, 2010 - 5:17am