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Parched West Coast states restrict July 4 fireworks shows
One man injured, one arrested after assault involving neighbors in Grand Lake Township
Fourth of July events around the Northland
Study finds St. Louis River's value for habitat, flood protection and more tops $5 billion per year
Proposed changes to Wisconsin open records law draws bipartisan backlash
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Duluth developer aims to draw big box retailer
Minnesota Power celebrates conversion of Laskin plant to natural gas
Allete Clean Energy acquires Pennsylvania wind farm
Sir Ben's under new owners
Biz Buzz for June 29
Brewers win sixth straight in romp over Reds
Huskies score 12 runs to end losing streak
Twins’ Robinson goes on family emergency list
St. Paul seeking sites for possible MLS team
National View: America can rediscover greatness by rediscovering the Constitution
Our View: The Declaration of Independence
Reader's View: Bicyclists do help pay for city streets
Reader's View: Until DNR trespass resolved, clean-water rule won’t work
Other View: A celebration of freedom. Interpretations may vary
Hairball hams it up at Bayfront Park
Faces & Names: P. Diddy avoids felony charges over arrest
Faces & Names: Gere pays tribute to Dalai Lama at film fest
Faces & Names: Elisabeth Moss thriller set for release
Faces & Names: ‘The View’ revamp may cut Perez, Wallace
FLOWER ART: Duluth woman shares lupines photos
Horoscopes for July 4
GROWING TOGETHER: 'Not in my backyard' plants should carry warning labels
ON GARDENING: Fennel puts on quite a show in the ground or in food
ARTIST SPACES: Garage turned studio for watercolorist
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
DNR: Minnesota grouse count about the same as last year
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 29, 2015
Superior angler is the 'Sturgeon General'
Balancing act: Lake Superior rocks inspire fleeting sculptures
More Spring 2015 Dean's Lists and President's Honor Roll
Helping Out for June 28, 2015
Neighbors: Linguist keeps ear open for Duluth accents
Posse of purple piccolo piping pranksters pirate precious protuberance, preposterous or a classically clever caper?
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May 16, 2015
With raid, US seeks to disrupt ISIS financing
WASHINGTON — After weeks of planning and surveillance focused on a compound near the oilfields of eastern Syria, elite American commandos were finally given the green light to swoop in on their target — an Islamic State commander considered to have acted as the group’s “chief...
news / politics
May 16, 2015 - 8:20pm
May 15, 2015
Bygones for Saturday, May 16, 2015
News Tribune, May 16, 1975 * The Hermantown School Board’s $2.9 million school bond issue was defeated yesterday 1,086-273. Superintendent Ray Pearson said the outcome may have been influenced by the bad economy and the uncertainty as to what will happen when Hermantown attains...
May 15, 2015 - 10:38pm
Wreckage of missing U.S. Marine helicopter found in Nepal; no sign of survivors
KATHMANDU, Nepal - The wreckage of a U.S. Marine helicopter lost on an earthquake relief mission was found Friday, high on a mountainside in Nepal, with three bodies recovered and the other five people on board feared dead. A U.S. search team identified the wreckage as that...
May 15, 2015 - 7:09am
May 9, 2015
NATO exercises aim to send message to Russia
MOSCOW — NATO countries are staging massive air, land and sea exercises across Russia’s northern borders this month in response to warnings...
May 9, 2015 - 8:48pm
May 8, 2015
Analysis: Why so many no-shows for Russia’s WWII celebration?
MOSCOW — Friends and foes have snubbed today’s Red Square military parade, a dent in Russians’ pride over their World War II sacrifice...
May 8, 2015 - 11:09pm
May 6, 2015
Duluth Army National Guardsman receives long-overdue medals
Joel Heller was celebrating his grandfather’s birthday on Sept. 11, 2001. Two days later, the Army National Guardsman had been activated and...
May 6, 2015 - 9:59pm
May 3, 2015
Pentagon considers new military retirement plan
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Congress is considering changing, for the first time in decades, the way service members get retirement pay. Military retirement now carries an all-or-nothing pension plan that requires a minimum of 20 years of service. The new plan would cut those pensions to...
May 3, 2015 - 10:32pm
April 24, 2015
Drone death reminder of CIA’s past in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD — Al-Qaeda’s 2011 kidnapping in Pakistan of U.S. civilian aid contractor Warren Weinstein, which ended in January when Weinstein was inadvertently killed by a U.S. drone strike, was the byproduct of a three-year turf war between the CIA and Pakistani security services...
news / politics
April 24, 2015 - 10:27pm
April 23, 2015
Quilts on display in Superior tell tales of heroism
Northland quilters will honor veterans this weekend during the "Home of the Brave" quilt show at Barker's Island in Superior. "Every quilt...
April 23, 2015 - 3:03pm
April 19, 2015
Team Red, White and Blue helps vets connect
Ten adults, four kids, two babies and two dogs made their way along the Willard Munger State Trail on a foggy, chilly day earlier this month. Not...
April 19, 2015 - 10:32pm
March 13, 2015
Northland law enforcement officials question why 148th bomb squad can't be used for local incidents
Duluth is home to a highly trained bomb squad in the Minnesota Air National Guard 148th Fighter Wing’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal team. Yet,...
news / crime
March 13, 2015 - 9:41pm
Community gives homeless Minnesota veteran military rites
A man wearing a Marine T-shirt put his arms around an American flag-draped casket Thursday and hugged it. He had known Jerry Jackson, but not everyone who gathered at the St. Paul church for Jackson’s funeral had known the 58-year-old man. Strangers were drawn to Our Saviour’s...
March 13, 2015 - 10:57am
March 11, 2015
Seven Marines, four soldiers missing after helicopter crash along Florida coast
Some human remains have washed ashore near a Florida military base where seven Marines and four soldiers were missing after an Army helicopter...
March 11, 2015 - 9:21am
March 10, 2015
Veteran's view: Vets disproportionately feel pain of prescription drug abuse
As we have seen in Duluth and the Northland recently, opioid abuse has become far too common and deadly. While prescription painkillers can be...
March 10, 2015 - 10:34pm
March 9, 2015
70 years after British pilot crashed during WWII, ring returned to family
TIRANA, Albania - Of 14 sorties flown by British World War II pilots supplying anti-fascist fighters in Albania on Oct. 29, 1944, 12 returned...
March 9, 2015 - 5:07pm