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Officer involved in Ashland shooting
No timeout for earned sick and safe time debate
Naloxone needs to be more readily available at Northland pharmacies, health professionals told
Somali immigrants open downtown Willmar center to increase understanding
Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
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Kestrel lays off workers in Superior
Study says proposal to remodel Telemark Lodge would succeed
Stocks for Oct. 23, 2017
Business Snapshot: Lake Superior Art Glass
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 23
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
Vikings' new Eagan headquarters at 70 percent completion
Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins reminds all that he can be a 'closer'
Vikings show improvement on ground after last year's struggles
Source: Wild winger Zach Parise expected to have back surgery
Amy Tan on new memoir: 'I want to know why I got damaged and why I'm glad'
Review: Minnesota Ballet starts season with stellar show
In water or on walls: Josh Rude’s handmade paddles are functional art
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Doug & Ginny Olson
Marie Delores (Marion) Slowinski Bowers
Brenda Ann Wallace
Patricia Marie Nelson
Alice Semrud Powell
Candidate's View: Children in Duluth deserve lofty expectations, goals
Local View: Our most sacred values are under assault
Reader's View: Loeffler-Kemp has the experience
Reader's View: Filipovich supports bikes, pedestrians
Reader's View: Loeffler-Kemp has the knowledge, energy
Duluth-area game wardens find hunters in cemetery - ghost hunters, that is
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 23, 2017
Houston's fishing report: Smallmouth, walleyes hitting in Chequamegon Bay area
Grouse, woodcock harvest down at national hunt near Grand Rapids
Field Reports: Check your Minnesota deer-hunt knowledge
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's Eyes
'I support the project,' Mark Dayton says of the PolyMet mining proposal
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has moved from being "genuinely undecided" on the proposed PolyMet mine to being a genuine supporter....
3 hours 43 min ago
October 18, 2017
Reader's View: Russ' stand on PolyMet realistic
Protecting our Earth, water, and air isn't a zero-sum game, as some candidates might have us believe. It's easy to adopt a non-negotiable stance in our passion. Of course we all want to make sure our watershed stays protected. We also need the materials mined to sustain our global...
October 18, 2017 - 6:13pm
October 17, 2017
Mining industry, Iron Range groups rally opposition to wild rice rule
One week before public hearings begin on Minnesota's proposed new rules for protecting wild rice from sulfate pollution, the state's mining...
October 17, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 15, 2017
Reader's View: Mine here to protect the earth
I'll just say it: I am an environmentalist who is pro-mining. We are all dependent on metals for life in modern society. Do you have a cell phone? Part of it came from a mine. The question now is not whether these metals will be mined; it's where. I challenge you to Google images...
October 15, 2017 - 3:01pm
October 14, 2017
Tribal leader urges Wisconsin lawmakers to drop mining bill
A Wisconsin tribal leader is speaking out against a pro-mining bill that's moving through the Legislature. The measure would remove a 20-year-old requirement that owners of a proposed sulfide mine have to prove similar mines elsewhere haven't caused problems before the state Department...
October 14, 2017 - 9:25am
October 13, 2017
Duluth City Council candidates stake positions
Seven candidates running for seats on the Duluth City Council jockeyed for votes Friday morning at a forum hosted by the local Chamber of Commerce...
October 13, 2017 - 7:42pm
Comments about miners in New York Times Magazine article draw fire, prompt apology
Two prominent Northland environmental activists on Friday issued an apology regarding comments they made about miners in a New York Times Magazine...
October 13, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 10, 2017
Reader's View: No secret about mining in national forest
Kevin Proescholdt was right. "There was no secret deal for mining near BWCAW," as the headline on the conservation director's Sept. 18 column in the News Tribune read. There was no "secret deal" to allow mining in the Superior National Forest outside the Boundary Waters.
October 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
October 8, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 9
The Number: 318,000 That's how many Minnesotans were working in manufacturing in 2016, a 9 percent increase since 2010. The governor declared...
October 8, 2017 - 8:30pm
Leah Phifer announces candidacy in 8th; will challenge Nolan
Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry forward her campaign...
October 8, 2017 - 5:38pm
October 6, 2017
New Gold mine processing gold, silver
Toronto-based New Gold Inc. on Friday announced that its new Rainy River Gold Mine completed its first gold “pour” this week. Mining at the new facility, located about 40 miles northwest of International Falls near Emo, Ontario, started in August at the all-new mine and processing...
October 6, 2017 - 7:51pm
October 5, 2017
Reader's View: Water too critical to risk
Human beings are 60 percent water. We are walking, talking, upright columns of water. Almost 100,000 miles of interconnected vessels, arteries, and capillaries run on water in our bodies. You are what you drink. Like in the human body, water flows in systems in the natural world,...
October 5, 2017 - 5:35pm
October 3, 2017
Cliffs buys U.S. Steel out of Michigan mine
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. this week announced it was acquiring U.S. Steel’s 15 percent stake in the Tilden iron ore mine in Michigan’s Upper...
October 3, 2017 - 4:35pm
Emmer bill prohibits excluding federal land from mining
U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer, R-Minn., has introduced legislation that would prohibit the U.S. Forest Service from excluding any National Forest land...
October 3, 2017 - 2:34pm
October 2, 2017
Clarke tours Iron Range touting Nashwauk project
Tom Clarke, the billionaire health care and coal executive who is trying to become a major player in the global iron ore industry, toured the...
October 2, 2017 - 5:12pm