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Cruz bows out after Trump, Sanders win Indiana
Grand Marais, Bayfield seek to advance in 'Best Towns' competition
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Foreign delegates to descend on Duluth port
Biz Buzz for May 2
Duluth-based Ikonics reports increased sales in first quarter
Fleet Farm eyes late-summer opening for Hermantown store
Unemployment on the rise in the Northland
College softball: St. Scholastica duo are friends forever
North Carolina travel ban not binding on UMD
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Rare Bob Dylan memorabilia goes on display in Duluth
Homegrown, Day 4: McLean plays 'aggressive folk' as the fest heads west
Find a piece of heaven in the syrup-drenched revani
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Top trout with Cerignola olives
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In response: Oil pipelines put state waters at risk
Reader's view: Need for action is real on climate change
Reader's view: Union bosses call the shots in Duluth schools
Reader's view: Join the military to pay for schooling, avoid debt
Cartoonist's view for May 4
River of adventure: Whitewater paddlers from around the region flock to the St. Louis
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 2, 2016
Do it: A day for Mom
Ask a Conservation Officer: Lake Superior rainbow trout limit includes any in your possession
Faces for May 1, 2016
Horoscopes for May 4
Horoscopes for May 3
RecSports for May 1, 2016
Through Readers' Eyes for May 1, 2016
April 29, 2016
After a year of renovation, the show is back on at the Reif Center
Audiences will be filling the Myles Reif Performing Arts Center in Grand Rapids once again after the renovated building reopens this weekend....
April 29, 2016 - 9:49pm
Grand Rapids woman accused of using drugs, having sex with teen from drug treatment center
A Grand Rapids woman faces seven felony charges after allegedly having a sexual relationship and using drugs with a teenage boy who was a client at the drug treatment center where she worked. Melanie Lynn Peterson, 30, was charged in State District Court in Grand Rapids on Friday...
News / crime
April 29, 2016 - 9:14pm
April 28, 2016
Former Itasca County deputy files lawsuit against sheriff
A former Itasca County sheriff's deputy has filed a federal lawsuit against the sheriff, the chief deputy and a supervisor, alleging he felt forced to resign because they were retaliating against him for supporting the sheriff's opponent in the last election. Troy Ugrich claims in...
April 28, 2016 - 10:15pm
April 26, 2016
College men's hockey: Grand Rapids duo to be reunited at UMD this fall
After pulling off a Minnesota first in 2013-14 by sweeping the state’s Mr. Hockey and Frank Brimsek awards, Grand Rapids’ Avery Peterson...
sports / hockey
April 26, 2016 - 10:54pm
April 25, 2016
Prep boys hockey: Rapids' Adams commits to Air Force
Make it five NCAA Division I commitments for the 2015-16 Grand Rapids boys hockey team. Senior winger Alex Adams on Monday night committed to...
sports / preps
April 25, 2016 - 9:38pm
April 19, 2016
Stars' Goligoski 'home' for playoffs against Wild
ST. PAUL — The lone Minnesotan on the franchise Minnesota once called its own is now trying to bounce Minnesota’s current NHL team from the...
sports / hockey
April 19, 2016 - 11:02pm
April 14, 2016
St. Paul loses beloved butcher, iconic food market in fire
As smoke hung in the air in St. Paul’s North End Thursday, a woman sobbed across the street from Stasny’s Food Market. “He was like family,”...
April 14, 2016 - 7:35pm
April 11, 2016
Essar comments on Nashwauk project, search for financing
Essar Steel Minnesota on Monday confirmed reports published in recent weeks that the company has hired Guggenheim Securities LLC, a global investment...
Business / mining
April 11, 2016 - 5:07pm
April 6, 2016
Dayton blasts Essar again over failure to repay state, contractors
ST. PAUL — Essar Steel Minnesota missing a payment to the state is one thing, but Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday that even worse is skipping...
April 6, 2016 - 6:28pm
Itasca County man sent to prison for crash that killed two
A rural Deer River man was sentenced Wednesday to more than four years in prison for an alcohol-fueled crash that killed two acquaintances in...
News / crime
April 6, 2016 - 5:13pm
April 2, 2016
Updated: Klatt rescinds resignation, will return as Grand Rapids coach
A week after abruptly stepping down as boys hockey coach at Grand Rapids, Trent Klatt has rescinded his resignation and is returning to the Thunderhawks’ bench. Klatt met with district officials Friday, and superintendent Dr. Bruce Thomas agreed to remove the resignation from Tuesday’s...
sports / preps
April 2, 2016 - 12:08am
April 1, 2016
Itasca County Board dismisses county administrator
The Itasca County Board of Commissioners on Thursday voted unanimously to dismiss County Administrator Trish Harren. According to a written statement from county commissioners issued Friday, in the wake of a closed-session emergency meeting Thursday evening, the board voted to terminate...
April 1, 2016 - 7:02pm
March 30, 2016
Vets plan rally after losing Itasca County veterans service officer
Military veterans are planning to rally in Grand Rapids next week in support of Itasca County's former veterans service officer after he submitted his resignation during a county board meeting earlier this month. Saying he couldn't serve veterans and fight for his department at the...
March 30, 2016 - 6:26pm
Two men face federal charges in Itasca County heroin case
Two men charged earlier this month with transporting large quantities of heroin from Detroit to northern Minnesota are now facing federal charges. Dwayne Jones Jr., 30, of Detroit, and Nicholas Virgil Blackbear, 28, of Bemidji, were charged last week in U.S. District Court with conspiracy...
March 30, 2016 - 5:35pm
March 25, 2016
'I've got to go back': Northland musher reflects on harrowing Iditarod
More than a week after finishing his third Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Nathan Schroeder was still coughing and struggling with the illness...
March 25, 2016 - 5:02pm