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July 22, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers introduce bills loosening property regulations
July 22, 2017 - 12:15pm
Minnesota Energy Resources is expanding its natural gas distribution system to provide service to Esko residents in time for the upcoming winter heating season. About 750 customers will be eligible to receive natural gas service from the utility. Special to the Pine Journal
Natural gas service being extended to Esko
July 22, 2017 - 11:28am
With a properly leveled yard, you'll never know there was a problem in the first place. (Dreamstime)
How much does yard leveling cost?
July 22, 2017 - 9:02am
Clockwise from left: Lars Wilmot, 8, of Two Harbors; Drayce Gelineau, 9, of Duluth, and Sophia Wilmot, 10, of Two Harbors; and Monroe Gelineau, 4, play on a homemade airplane at the home of Claudia and Owen Christensen north of Duluth. (Clint Austin /
At Rice Lake home, play runs in the family
July 22, 2017 - 7:39am
Bittersweet nightshade is sometimes called "deadly nightshade," but it is only mildly toxic. Photo by Catherine Winter
Ask a Master Gardener: Dealing with deadly nightshade
July 22, 2017 - 4:00am
Multiple large trees block First Street near Hawthorne in Duluth's Congdon Park neighborhood on July 21, 2016. They were toppled by high winds during an early morning storm. A collector's car (at right) was spared. Bob King /
News Tribune readers share their storm memories
July 22, 2017 - 1:31am
July 21, 2017
Purple flowers and rampant summer growth make morning glory a favorite. (Maureen Gilmer/TNS)
With morning glory, beauty is a beast
July 21, 2017 - 1:04pm
Create a de-light-ful centerpiece on the dining or buffet table with lighted cubes stacked in clusters down the center of the table. (Cara Mariano)
DIY: Let there be light with these cute tea light boxes
July 21, 2017 - 10:03am
July 18, 2017
Dating, online and off, is more supercharged with politics than it's ever been.
How Donald Trump is affecting romance
July 18, 2017 - 6:16pm
Before bringing your dog to the office, take a look around to be sure there is a pet-friendly space for him or her.
Tips for taking your dog to work
July 18, 2017 - 11:00am
July 17, 2017
On Monday, city officials began hanging green ribbons on ash trees in Duluth as part of a public awareness campaign to combat the spread of the emerald ash borer. (Andee Erickson /
Duluth launches ash borer awareness campaign
July 17, 2017 - 11:08pm
Making emotional connections throughout the day will prevent bad behavior later. Touching and hugging children is incredibly important. This can be done for 20 minutes or 20 seconds, as long as the child knows that you hear him and he’s safe.
No need to raise your voice when disciplining
July 17, 2017 - 6:01pm
Create a chill zone for your dog this summer to keep it cool.
Keep your canine cool
July 17, 2017 - 8:45am
July 15, 2017
With this type of faucet, hot and cold handles are mounted above the sink on the body of the faucet instead of on the kitchen sink deck. (Kohler)
Plumber: Looking for a special kitchen faucet
July 15, 2017 - 11:29am
Hydrangeas are easy to grow, dependable and beautiful. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Hydrangeas offer more variety than you think
July 15, 2017 - 10:32am