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Bygones for July 24, 2017
Two Bovey councilors face felony charges
Police arrest alleged burglar in hour long chase, search
Officer-involved shooting reported Sunday in Willmar
Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for July 24
A taste of home: Nanay's Kitchen brings Filipino flavors to Rice Lake Road
Frustrating time to be a home buyer in Duluth area: Strong seller's market continues this spring and summer
United Airlines says it's bumping fewer passengers since dragging scandal
Lyft to build its own self-driving technology, open lab in California
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Latavius Murray, Dalvin Cook vie to replace Adrian Peterson at RB
NBA: Hall of Fame coach Kundla dies at 101
Clayton, Nelson win Buzz Ryan Triathlon
Drag racing: Line nipped in Pro Stock semifinals
Duluth Film Collective creates community, aids collaboration among local movie lovers, filmmakers
Readings & Writers for July 23, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for July 23, 2017
How much does yard leveling cost?
At Rice Lake home, play runs in the family
Duluth Denfeld High School Class of 1944 Reunion
Mike & Bonnie Hatfield
Marilyn and Dick Story
Emma Louise Hegg
Bob and Margaret Ruikka
Michael W. Simon
Margaret Ann "Peggy" Collard
Nicholas J. Jagunich Sr.
Ashley Mae Peterson
Louis Anton "Tony" Fosse
Pro/Con: Venezuela needs negotiation, not American intervention
Pro/Con: Trump should muster an international rescue of Venezuela
Reader's View: Shaming can get potholes fixed
Reader's View: Fool’s gold is not the issue
Field Reports: Input sought on draft Lake Vermilion fisheries plan
Outdoors Notes for July 23, 2017
Houston's fishing report: Don't ignore warmer waters
Ask a Conservation Officer: Parking confusion at boat ramps
Nice Fish for July 23, 2017
Girl Scouts show support, volunteer to help other kids
Photo contest celebrates the St. Louis River
Through Readers' Eyes
June 12, 2017
A year later, the victims of a Florida nightclub shooting are remembered in a pre-dawn ceremony
ORLANDO, Fla. - The names of the 49 people killed in a Florida nightclub last June were read aloud early on Monday in a pre-dawn remembrance...
June 12, 2017 - 7:09am
May 21, 2017
Seven striking statistics on the status of gay rights and homophobia across the globe
The majority of countries now allow sexual activity between consenting adults of the same gender, and the legal recognition of same-sex marriage...
May 21, 2017 - 7:55pm
March 25, 2017
Reader's view: All public bathrooms should have individual stalls
I have read opinions from many different people about problems associated with transgender people using public bathrooms. I think we should change all public bathrooms so they are one-person bathrooms. Gut all public bathrooms and put in stalls with one toilet in each stall. And have...
March 25, 2017 - 10:00pm
March 15, 2017
More small cities across the country are standing up for LGBT rights
WHEELING, W.Va. - When Mike Lujano and George Lenz hoisted a rainbow flag outside their business in a Victorian brownstone on Market Street two...
March 15, 2017 - 8:44am
March 11, 2017
Reader's view: Will DNT poll harm trans students?
As a former resident of Duluth, I was troubled by the online poll at duluthnewstribune.com that asked in late February, "Should transgender students be able to use the bathroom of their choice?" While I think it is important to gauge public sentiment regarding this subject, I also...
March 11, 2017 - 11:00pm
February 25, 2017
Reader's view: Better uses of money than LGBT office
If the University of Minnesota Duluth's LGBT office is privately funded, so be it ("New name and new direction," Feb. 16). But if it is publicly funded, what a huge waste of taxpayers' money. The money would be better spent on counseling for individuals trapped in the LGBT lifestyle....
February 25, 2017 - 6:35pm
February 23, 2017
Dayton attacks Trump transgender reversal
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota schools to continue protecting transgender students' restroom rights. He urged schools to continue...
February 23, 2017 - 2:36pm
January 3, 2017
Gay men increasingly turn to surrogates to have babies
CHICAGO — Cliff Hastings and Ron Hoppe-Hastings sailed through the vows at their 2011 civil union ceremony, until they got to the part about...
January 3, 2017 - 6:00am
July 10, 2016
THE STORY OF H: St. Paul family enters transgender debate to do what’s best for their child
The 5-year-old never stops moving. She’s often a blur in family photos because she’s always singing, dancing, twirling, jumping. She belts...
July 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 23, 2016
10 songs to add to your Pride playlist
June is LGBT Pride Month and, despite the tragic murders in Orlando, gay pride events have soldiered on across the country. In honor of this weekend’s Pride Twin Cities celebration, here’s a playlist of 10 songs that have endured in the gay community and beyond. “Make Your Own...
June 23, 2016 - 12:00am
June 21, 2016
CHALLENGING PERCEPTIONS: Transgender people find help, but struggles remain in health system
The first three words ever spoken about her were wrong, Danielle Thralow says. “The doctor looked at me and after a quick, five-second inspection...
June 21, 2016 - 12:00am
Study: Better-trained doctors would improve health care for trans youths
Pediatricians rarely receive training in gender-affirming health care, and as a result, few transgender youths who are eligible for such health care actually receive it, experts say. Now the authors of a report have suggested steps to correct that problem. Transgender people, whose...
June 21, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2014
LGBT community more vulnerable to health problems and suicide
Aurora Adams came out as a woman last year. But her path to such a pivotal moment has been a complicated, lonely journey — marked by years...
July 15, 2014 - 10:11am