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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
Local names & news
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Reader's View: Don’t spend money to save outdated library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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Recipes for June 1, 2014
Triple Chocolate Peanut Cluster Cookies 2 pounds white chocolate 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips 12 ounces milk chocolate chips 24 ounces unsalted dry roasted peanuts Melt chocolates in a pot on low heat, stirring constantly. Let cool for 5 minutes and stir in the...
June 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 25, 2014
Northland couple with DIY passion create vodka with honey
Davin and Kristen Sherwood’s do-it-yourself love story begins in Duluth in 1998, heads west to Oregon, back east to Michigan-Tennessee-Pennsylvania and then back to the woods north of Duluth near Island Lake in Fredenberg Township. That’s where the Sherwoods made a toast this...
May 25, 2014 - 7:26pm
Recipes for May 25, 2014
Flourless Peanut Butter Kisses 1 cup peanut butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla Your choice of Hershey’s Kisses, chocolate stars or mini peanut butter cups Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream peanut butter and sugar; add egg and vanilla (mixture will...
May 25, 2014 - 12:00am
May 24, 2014
Minneapolis stepping up enforcement of ban on foam coffee cups, food containers
Now they mean it. More than two decades after Minneapolis officials banned polystyrene containers, the City Council on Friday voted unanimously to reduce the fine for violations, but to step up enforcement. The move could mean that the familiar white foam coffee cups and food...
May 24, 2014 - 1:33pm
May 23, 2014
Eh? Calling musicians who want a change
While most people abandon their New Year’s resolutions before the snow leaves the ground, Bonnie Ambrosi has been working diligently on hers. And now she needs your help to finish it. Ambrosi’s goal is to launch the first of what she said she hopes will be an annual event in...
May 23, 2014 - 7:50pm
Arby’s aiming for record with 13-hour commercial, airing only in Duluth
A world premiere will be showing in Duluth beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday. And it won’t end until 2 a.m. on Sunday. The place: Your living room. The event is a 13-hour commercial for Arby’s smokehouse brisket sandwich. Later next week, it will be available online for anyone with...
May 23, 2014 - 7:05pm
May 20, 2014
Cafe with a focus on social justice to open soon in Duluth
For those who might like their social justice served with coffee and toast, a new business collective in Duluth’s Endion neighborhood will serve it up and provide a space for conversation. Jefferson People’s House expects to open June 1, a mere three months after the idea spread...
May 20, 2014 - 7:27pm
May 14, 2014
Health Notes: Take St. Luke’s robot for a test drive
St. Luke’s hospital is inviting the public to test drive a surgical robot. The hospital’s daVinci surgical robot will be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at the cafeteria of St. Luke’s, 915 E. First St. People are invited to sit in the driver’s seat. Ten surgeons...
news / health
May 14, 2014 - 6:54pm
May 13, 2014
Plan to limit foam takeout boxes debated in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — A proposal to restrict the use of takeout containers made out of foam and other hard-to-recycle plastics advanced Monday at Minneapolis City Hall, following testimony from both sides. Most of the dozen or so people who addressed council members, including environmentalists,...
news / politics
May 13, 2014 - 8:20pm
May 12, 2014
Minnesota schools see free breakfast as key to better learning
ST. PAUL — Every morning, as students file into Capitol Hill Magnet School, Don Fair works the crowd like a hot dog vendor in a ballpark. “Eggs for breakfast this morning, hot eggs!” cries Fair, a nutrition assistant at the school. As Fair meets students at the front door...
news / education
May 12, 2014 - 8:05pm
May 11, 2014
Cloud 9 Asian Bistro to open in Duluth's Canal Park
When Thai Krathong restaurant closed in Canal Park in September, the owners of the Osaka Japanese restaurant didn’t waste any time. They signed a lease for the space. Now, after months of construction, the new restaurant — Cloud 9 Asian Bistro — is on track to open in early...
May 11, 2014 - 7:11pm
Recipes for May 11, 2014
Betty’s Cookies 1 cup of butter ½ cup of granulated sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg yolk 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon of baking soda 1½ cups of oatmeal Dark chocolate chips, melted Cream together the butter and sugars, add the egg yolk. Combine...
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
May 8, 2014
Report lauds local produce gardening efforts
A report released today highlights “good food movements” in the Northland. The Western Lake Superior Good Food Movement Status Report was prepared by the Duluth-based Institute for a Sustainable Future, a nonprofit that seeks to promote ecological health. It cites efforts such...
May 8, 2014 - 12:00am
May 7, 2014
Eh? You smelt it, you eat it
If smelt is something that melts your heart, the Eagles Auxiliary has the perfect cure for what ails you: all you can eat smelt. If you can make it out to the Eagles Auxiliary, 1710 N. 12th St., Superior, at 5 p.m. May 16, tuck in, because for $9, you can eat smelt to your heart’s...
news / superior
May 7, 2014 - 7:39pm
May 5, 2014
Coca-Cola to remove controversial chemical from its citrus-flavored drinks
NEW YORK - The Coca-Cola Company said on Monday it will remove a controversial flavoring stabilizer from some of its drinks, following rival PepsiCo Inc's announcement earlier this year that it would drop the same ingredient from its beverages. The ingredient, brominated vegetable...
May 5, 2014 - 4:21pm