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Duluth News Tribune
St. Louis County Board backs social worker for Duluth police
Crews respond to fire at former lumber company site near Cook
County backs tax abatement for Hermantown Fleet Farm project
Wednesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: March madness! Cold again
Brush cutter catches fire near Floodwood
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2 new Duluth stores have a focus on fashion
14 Cargill heirs on Forbes’ list of billionaires, more than any family in world
Allegiant to suspend Duluth-Las Vegas flights
New Duluth hotel aims for June opening
Biz Buzz for March 2
Tribute honors the ‘State of Hockey’
Bucks fall to Nuggets
Vikings officials to meet with Peterson today
Class A state tournament capsule: Hermantown vs. Spring Lake Park
NFL players to donate brains to science
Steve Lindstrom cartoon for March 4
Reader's view: Encounter with stranger brightens the world
Reader's view: Support productive negotiations with Iran
Reader's view: Protest needed of sexual exploitation of women
A Shepherd's View: Loudest defenders of wolves don’t know much about them
Faces and Names: Smith to leave ‘Downton Abbey’ after next season
Faces & Names: New coin portrait of queen unveiled
Faces & Names: Madonna announces dates for tour
Faces & Names: ‘24’ alum Kim Raver in ABC drama pilot
Faces & Names: Dakota Johnson joins ISIS in ‘SNL’ spoof
Health notes: Duluth duo in elite circle of blood pressure control
Horoscopes for March 3
Losing weight before pregnancy brings benefits for mom, baby
Clinical psychologist offers tips on how to limit technology use
More students heading to college need help with mental illness
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Piebald deer visits rural Duluth family’s feeder
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 2, 2015
Outdoors notes for March 1
Field reports: Minnesotans will see new fishing regulations for 2015 season
Rock and ice: Strength, technique put Duluth man among country’s elite mixed climbers
Duluth family continues book club started by mom — who always read the most
Recsports for March 1, 2015
Make a Difference for March 1, 2015
Births for March 1, 2015
Meet a volunteer for March 1, 2015
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March 3, 2015
Tax breaks for seniors, veterans advance in Minnesota House
Minnesota House Republicans went to work Tuesday on their pledge to give back to taxpayers a majority of the state’s nearly $1.9 billion budget surplus. Members of the House tax committee heard several GOP-backed bills to exempt Social Security income from state taxes. There are...
news / politics
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March 2, 2015
Reserve Officer's View: Navy Reserve celebrates proud history of service to the country
Today I will help the Navy Reserve celebrate its 100th anniversary. This significant milestone is taking place at a special location on the Capitol mall in St. Paul near the No. 3 gun from the USS Ward. As an actively drilling Naval Reserve officer, I am proud to assist in recognizing...
March 2, 2015 - 10:47pm
February 19, 2015
Norwegian, US partnership celebrated at Camp Ripley
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — A strong bond between Norway and the United States has long been in the making, and some of it is thanks to a partnership...
February 19, 2015 - 10:51pm
February 11, 2015
Obama asks Congress to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic State
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Wednesday sent Congress his long-awaited formal request to authorize military force against Islamic State, meeting swift resistance from Republicans as well as his fellow Democrats wary of another war in the Middle East. Republicans, who control...
news / politics
February 11, 2015 - 3:13pm
Duluth man recounts being a pilot on Brian Williams' infamous flight in Iraq
It's not every day a Duluth resident winds up in the middle of the national conversation, caught up in the rotors of the national media. For an Army helicopter flight made with "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams in 2003, Allan Kelly, 44, is there right now, in the middle of...
February 11, 2015 - 12:42am
February 10, 2015
Northland World War II unit down to a final few soldiers
On Feb. 10, 1941, the Northland’s own 125th Field Artillery Battalion of the Minnesota National Guard — 600 members strong — was inducted into federal service as the U.S. edged ever closer to war. On Tuesday, 74 years to the date, a group of friends gathered at the Pickwick...
February 10, 2015 - 11:51pm
NBC News anchor Brian Williams suspended six months without pay
Brian Williams, the anchor of NBC's top-rated "Nightly News" program, has been suspended without pay for six months after admitting last week that a story he told about coming under fire on a helicopter during the Iraq war was not true, the network said Tuesday. As one of America's...
February 10, 2015 - 9:19pm
February 4, 2015
Bristles force Guard to ground 12 F-16s
Twelve F-16 fighter jets have been temporarily downed by an unlikely cause — broom bristles. The 148th Air National Guard Fighter Wing grounded the aircraft this weekend, when it came to light that a mechanical sweeper used to clear the tarmac at Duluth International Airport had...
February 4, 2015 - 10:38pm
January 19, 2015
Fundraiser planned to support deployed soldiers’ families
The men and women of the Superior-based 950th Engineer Co. — nearly 100 of them — are serving their country by clearing the routes used to move U.S. troops out of Afghanistan with the wrap-up of combat missions in that country. The local chapter of the Retired Enlisted Association...
news / superior
January 19, 2015 - 11:04pm
January 16, 2015
U.S. to deploy 400 troops to train Syrian rebels
WASHINGTON - The U.S. military is planning to send more than 400 soldiers to train Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State along with hundreds of U.S. support personnel, a Pentagon spokesman said on Thursday. The training mission is expected to begin in the spring at sites outside...
news / politics
January 16, 2015 - 9:00am
January 14, 2015
Reader's view: Veterans need special attention at colleges
I have worked with numerous veterans wrangling to readjust from war. Many returning vets use their GI Bill to return to school. Unfortunately, many do not complete their programs. “Student veterans using their GI education benefits between 2002 and 2010 graduated from colleges...
opinion / readers views
January 14, 2015 - 10:41pm
January 4, 2015
91-year-old WWII vet wants Navy photos to remain vivid
HACKENSACK, N.J. — Thoughts and words come fitfully to the old sailor. But Herman Schnipper, 91, is adamant about his wishes for the pictures he took while stationed on the USS Astoria. The 1,500 prints — sheathed in plastic, captioned and stored in his Hackensack apartment —...
news / education
January 4, 2015 - 12:00am
January 2, 2015
Capitol Chatter: Post-campaign Dayton emerges
Mark Dayton has emerged from his campaign shell. The 67-year-old governor, preparing to start his final elective term, was at times funny and a couple of times harsh during a recent interview with Forum News Service and St. Paul Pioneer Press reporters. He fulfilled what a Minneapolis...
news / politics
January 2, 2015 - 10:54pm
St. Luke's New Year’s baby won’t see dad till end of deployment
The first baby born at St. Luke’s hospital in 2015 won’t see her father for the first time for another six months. Brian Frankel is a master at arms aboard the USS Carl Vinson. He is in the midst of serving a 10-month deployment; his second daughter with his wife, Carissa, was...
news / health
January 2, 2015 - 10:47pm