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Catholic high school may open this fall in Duluth; St. Michael's will close
Bemidji man pleads guilty in death of foster child
UMD investigating campus assaults; extra patrols planned through weekend
Minnesota State administration requests funding to maintain 'workforce engine'
Superior school principal no longer employed by district
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Lucky's 13 Pub opens Jan. 30 at the mall
Hays Companies opens office in Duluth
Stretch of Superior Street dubbed Brewers Row
JPMorgan agrees to $55 million settle of mortgage discrimination complaint
Hermantown Chamber names new leader
Bulldog Hockey Blog Pregame Warmup: Bulldogs visit Grand Forks with Hawks looking for some revenge
Ice in his veins: Mataya a rider to beat in ice racing at Amsoil Arena tonight
Prep Report: Virginia wins battle of unbeatens in basketball
College men’s hockey: Molenaar overcomes physical, mental battles to cement spot in Bulldogs’ lineup
How to use Greenery, Pantone's 2017 color of the year
Ask a Master Gardener: Evaluating grafted and nongrafted plants
How to redesign using what you have
Get your true crime fix
Things to do this week - Jan. 20, 2017
Congratulations, Candy Furo!
Thank you, from Robin Lathrop-Jones
Happy New Year's Day Birthday!
Callum Luke Kennedy
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ROY ALLEN MEYER
MARY LOTHAIRE STEWART
CHARLES F. SHARP
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Our View: Critical to keep unpredictable Trump close
Reader's view: Revolution of lunacy is not a fix for Trump
Local view: With Trump, expect more shooting without aiming
National view: Accomplishments never able to match Obama's persona
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 17, 2017
Field Reports: DNR will seek public's ideas for deer management plan
Passing along a pastime: Veteran darkhouse spearers welcoming youth and new families
DNR, angling group discuss lower walleye limits
Ask a Conservation Officer: Is there a 'gray area' for lakes with slot limits?
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January 14, 2017
EPA denies $1 billion-plus in claims from toxic Colorado mine spill
DENVER - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday denied $1.2 billion in claims for economic losses stemming from a 2015 toxic wastewater...
January 14, 2017 - 12:29am
Copper mine supporters strike out at Rapala after executive's column
Some supporters of copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota are back-lashing out against an opinion column published in the St. Cloud Times newspaper by an official of the Rapala fishing lure company. Gregg Wollner, executive vice president of the Minnetonka-based division of the...
January 14, 2017 - 12:28am
January 13, 2017
Forest Service files two-year timeout on mining
The U.S. Forest Service on Friday made formal its proposal to call a two-year timeout on new mining around the edges of the Boundary Waters Canoe...
January 13, 2017 - 10:14am
Essar Global responds to fraud allegations in lawsuit
First there was Kramer vs. Kramer. Now there’s Essar vs. Essar. The company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota has filed a $1 billion...
January 13, 2017 - 9:10am
January 11, 2017
Anti-mine group turns attention to Enbridge pipelines
A group that initially formed to battle against a proposed taconite iron ore mine and processing plant in northern Wisconsin is turning its...
January 11, 2017 - 7:37pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Two environmental groups on Tuesday said they will file suit in federal district court to stop the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt...
January 10, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 9, 2017
Forest Service approves land trade for PolyMet site
The U.S. Forest Service on Monday backed a major land trade that will give PolyMet Mining Co. access to the land where it plans to build an open-pit...
January 9, 2017 - 4:01pm
Kennecott asks to expand copper search
Kennecott Exploration Co. has asked the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for the rights to search under thousands of additional acres...
January 9, 2017 - 3:16pm
January 1, 2017
Retired coal miners still face uncertain future for health care benefits
WASHINGTON — John Leach has spent the holidays wondering how he’d come up with nearly $400 a month to pay for health insurance. Leach worked in Peabody Energy coal mines in western Kentucky for 23 years and, like all miners who belonged to the United Mine Workers of America, thought...
January 1, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 31, 2016
The economy in 2017: What to expect, what to watch in the year ahead
Cautiously optimistic: That’s the consensus for the area’s economy this year from a range of experts. There’s no crystal ball, but without...
December 31, 2016 - 8:00pm
December 29, 2016
Keetac to reopen; workers to return in January
U.S. Steel announced Thursday that it will reopen its shuttered Keetac taconite iron ore mine and processing center and sell taconite pellets...
December 29, 2016 - 6:06pm
December 28, 2016
IRRRB approves taconite tax rebates to mining companies
Minnesota’s largest mining companies got some gifts a few days late this holiday season, but it was well worth the wait. The Iron Range Resources...
December 28, 2016 - 12:37pm
December 24, 2016
News Tribune's top 10 stories of 2016
Severe storms that wreaked havoc across the region, the first year of new leadership in the city of Duluth and a global honor for native son...
December 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 23, 2016
A Sportsman's View: Protect BWCAW from copper-nickel mining
While growing up in northern Minnesota — hunting, fishing, trapping, hiking and canoeing — I naturally was attracted to the vast expanse of public lands found in the Superior National Forest and its Pleistocene-like Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. However, today, a foreign...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 21, 2016
Meetings set on sulfate standard for wild rice
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency will host three open-house meetings on proposed changes in how the state protects wild rice from sulfate pollution. The meetings next month are aimed at providing people with more information on how the PCA is changing the state sulfate standard...
December 21, 2016 - 2:48pm