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Bygones for Aug. 28
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Wall Street posts biggest rally of the year
Dow pulls back from opening drop of more than 1,000 points, following stocks tumble worldwide
How Sweet It Is Cakes aims for September move; Valentini's settles in
Popcorn reigns at downtown Duluth candy store
Biz Buzz for Aug. 24
Local auto racing standings
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Today's featured prep football game
Faces & Names: Vergara joins Thurman’s comedy
Faces & Names: Malala Yousafzai’s film trailer debuts
Movie Review: ‘No Escape’ provides thrills, chills — and an ugly worldview
Singer-songwriter finds success on the road after a tumultuous year
Cliff and Nancy Crosby
Paul and Rosie Amesbury
Happy Birthday Naomi Weberg
Robert and Freda Kosch
Sam Cook column: Pondering the hole in the fence
Familiarity is cherished at the Minnesota State Fair
Horoscopes for Aug. 28
Poetry Corner: Dragonfly
A real-life Maryland horror finds its place in fiction
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Richard "Dick" Harold Jackson
John "Jack" Kreidler
James R. Johnson
Peter J. Davich
Andy R. McCubbin
VIDEO: Editorial Board interview with mayoral candidate Emily Larson
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VIDEO: Editorial Board interview with mayoral candidate John Evans
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Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
Bicyclist bounces over deer on morning commute
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 24, 2015
Couple completes 1,500-mile canoe trip to Arctic Ocean
Pets of the Week
Repurposing with purpose
NEIGHBORS: Digging up the sunny side of the street
UWS receives federal grant for student services
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August 27, 2015
Superior-based 950th Engineer Company back in U.S. after deploying to Afghanistan
The Wisconsin Army National Guard's Superior-based 950th Engineer Company is back in the United States after a deployment to Afghanistan. About 100 members of the battalion touched down in Fort Bliss, Texas, on Monday morning, according to Maj. Paul Rickert, director of communications...
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August 25, 2015
Reader's view: Rules of war seem unfairly applied
U.S. Attorney Bill Killian said the shootings in Chattanooga are being investigated as an “act of terrorism.” International humanitarian law, also knows as the “rules of war,” clearly state that all parties in a conflict are granted the right to use appropriate force to achieve...
opinion / readers views
August 25, 2015 - 11:30pm
Volunteers simulate disaster scenes at Red Cross event
When disaster struck and 80-year-old Irene arrived at a Red Cross shelter, she and her caregiver had to make sure all her needs were met....
August 25, 2015 - 7:48pm
August 23, 2015
Emergency response exercises to be held in Duluth
There will be an increased military and emergency response presence in Duluth this week because of an emergency readiness exercise. The Minnesota National Guard and other agencies will participate in the Vigilant Guard exercise program, which is designed to prepare communities for...
August 23, 2015 - 5:33pm
August 22, 2015
'Wrong place, right people': Passengers who stopped French train attack hailed as heroes
LILLE, France - A day ago he was just another tourist on a train. On Saturday, U.S. Airman First Class Spencer Stone was treated for knife wounds...
News / crime
August 22, 2015 - 3:51pm
Northland veterans sound off about health care
A program that's supposed to help veterans who live in rural areas get health care close to home is failing them, said several veterans who attended...
News / health
August 22, 2015 - 12:02am
August 21, 2015
Reports: Two Americans foil attack on European train
BERLIN — Two American passengers whom French news reports described as Marines thwarted a terror attack Friday on a train from Amsterdam to Paris. The two were apparently injured in the incident. U.S. military spokesmen said they could not confirm that the passengers were Marines,...
News / crime
August 21, 2015 - 7:21pm
Minnesota Guard joins Washington firefighting efforts
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday activated the Minnesota National Guard to help combat wildfires raging in Washington state. In an executive order, Dayton is sending two UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters, along with the necessary personnel and equipment, to Washington...
August 21, 2015 - 3:55pm
August 18, 2015
Eh?: USS Duluth reunion
Crew members from the USS Duluth will be returning to the city for their biennial reunion from Wednesday through Sunday. The USS Duluth (LPD-6) was designed to carry supplies and to launch amphibious assaults, pairing a Navy crew with Marine attack units. It was launched...
features / eh
August 18, 2015 - 12:00am
August 17, 2015
Mobile service gains traction with rural combat veterans
Parked and humming in the lot of the Duluth Vet Center last week was a land whale of an RV emblazoned with patriotic decals, including the emblems...
August 17, 2015 - 10:00pm
Army parachutist dies after collision at Chicago air show
A U.S. Army parachutist died on Sunday, a day after he was involved in a mid-air collision with another parachutist during a Chicago air show,...
August 17, 2015 - 9:02am
August 11, 2015
Bygones for Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015
News Tribune, Aug. 12, 1975 * A lottery on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation yesterday was shut down by Cook County Sheriff John Lyght. The lottery was intentionally held to have someone arrested so the courts can decide whether state gambling law applies on the reservation. *...
August 11, 2015 - 10:58pm
Honor Flight Northland sets date for ninth trip
Honor Flight Northland has set April 30, 2016 as the date for its next trip bringing veterans from the region to Washington, D.C., to see memorials in the nation's capital. The group plans to take about 90 veterans to Washington on what will be its ninth trip. The first Honor Flight...
August 11, 2015 - 7:34pm
August 9, 2015
Rainbows for vets: North Shore man creates trout pond for veterans to fish
FINLAND — One by one, the anglers descend from the bus, some under their own power, some in wheelchairs. A half-dozen of them, all veterans...
outdoors / fishing
August 9, 2015 - 9:25am
August 8, 2015
NRRI building’s Cold War history to be highlighted again
After a well-attended, well-received event last year, the Natural Resources Research Institute in Hermantown is planning another talk on its...
August 8, 2015 - 8:31pm