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Bygones for Feb. 21, 2018
A lawmaker's aide called school-shooting survivors 'actors.' Within hours, he was fired.
Southern Minn. school district's special education programming under investigation
Calling it a 'disruption' to education, Bemidji superintendent cancels walkout event against gun violence
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
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Two medical properties sold in Duluth for $26 million total
SCCU finalizes acquisition of NW Wisconsin bank
Open meetings for ‘can of worms’ scheduled
Soo Locks to open March 25
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
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Prep girls hockey: State trip is no mirage for Proctor-Hermantown
2018 Winter Olympics: Vonn's gold hopes go downhill
Prep boys hockey: Marshall skates into 7AA semifinals
Prep playoff schedule
Nibbles and notes for Feb. 21, 2018
Readings & Writers for Feb. 18, 2018
Lost wedding dress found 32 years later
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Art, science kits offer quiet-time fun
John Ahlberg Myers
Tom & Monica Martin
Michael and Janet Hayes
Florabel Ann Lundquist
Patricia Louise Gentry
Carol Cummings Scinocca
Educator's View: Top-down directive ignored teachers
Reader's View: Let's talk about what offends, why
Reader's View: Parade would be for merchants of death
Reader's View: Those religious not always more virtuous
MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 20, 2018
Ask a Conservation Officer: Cross-country ski pass rules
Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues
Houston's fishing report: Look for pike, panfish in the weeds
Pets of the week for Feb. 20, 2018
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RecSports for Feb. 11
January 9, 2018
Minnesota officials: No sulfate variance for Minntac
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on Tuesday said it plans to deny U.S. Steel a variance in its water pollution discharge permit for the...
January 9, 2018 - 7:09pm
Our View: PolyMet input needed now more than ever
After more than 10 years of skepticism, scrutiny, research, and exhaustive environmental review, what more could possibly be left to discuss...
January 9, 2018 - 6:48pm
January 5, 2018
State of Minnesota releases PolyMet's draft permit to mine
The state of Minnesota has given its preliminary blessing to the construction and operations plan for the state’s first-ever copper-nickel...
January 5, 2018 - 4:25pm
DNR releases PolyMet permit to mine
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Friday is expected to release the long-awaited draft permit-to-mine for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel...
January 5, 2018 - 5:11am
December 31, 2017
Setting goals for the region's economy in 2018
Fortunes are made and lost trying to predict what will happen in the complex machinery of the economy. Even at a local level, an unseen butterfly...
December 31, 2017 - 7:46pm
Congressman's View: Election year or not, Congress has to work for the American people in 2018
Congress has a historically bad habit of not accomplishing much during election years. It's time to break that tradition, get to work, and insist...
December 31, 2017 - 6:30am
December 29, 2017
In Response: Foolish to feel Antofagasta won't leave environmental mess in Minnesota
As a member of the League of Women Voters Duluth's natural resources committee, I would like to respond to the News Tribune's Dec. 5 editorial...
December 29, 2017 - 6:21pm
December 28, 2017
Dayton: Mesabi Metallics progress is a 'very important step'
It took nearly a week, but two of the key players in the emergence of Mesabi Metallics out of the Essar Steel Minnesota bankruptcy are finally...
December 28, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 23, 2017
Trump administration renews mining leases near Minnesota wilderness area
The Trump administration moved Friday to renew leases for a copper and nickel mining operation on the border of Minnesota's Boundary Waters Canoe...
December 23, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 22, 2017
Mesabi Metallics emerges from bankruptcy; Idled Essar Steel project now able to advance
Mesabi Metallics Company LLC emerged from bankruptcy under the ownership of Chippewa Capital Partners on Friday, putting back into motion what...
December 22, 2017 - 9:00pm
Twin Metals gets federal mining leases back
Twin Metals Minnesota will get back its permits to explore for copper on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and continue...
December 22, 2017 - 7:38pm
Mesabi Metallics ready to emerge from bankruptcy
NASHWAUK — Attorneys with Chippewa Capital Partners are expected to file documents in federal bankruptcy court within days that will bring...
December 22, 2017 - 2:51pm
December 21, 2017
Reader's View: More mining financial assurance redundant
The Dec. 4 article, "EPA reverses rule requiring mine cleanup money," seemed misleading to me and possibly inaccurate in several places.
December 21, 2017 - 5:11pm
Debate raised over how much liability coverage PolyMet should have
Whether it's $544 million in coverage suggested by PolyMet for the first year of mining or the reported $1 billion state experts say might be...
December 21, 2017 - 10:29am
December 13, 2017
PolyMet submits financial assurance details
PolyMet has submitted the last major details for the company's most important mining permit, outlining how they will guarantee money is available...
December 13, 2017 - 4:52pm