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Superior man's 'science experiment' nets drug charges
Wisconsin AG appeals redistricting case
Duluth Bethel appeals state findings
Shipping Traffic for March 25, 2017
Bygones for March 25
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Kenwood Village mixed-use development unveiled in Duluth
Enbridge layoffs have 'limited' local effect
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Cheers to Bulldogs freshman goaltender Hunter Miska for 3-2 OT win over Ohio State
College men's hockey: Miska saves season, sends Bulldogs to third-straight NCAA regional final
NCAA tournament: Gators spoil Badgers' Garden party
NCAA tournament: Kentucky-North Carolina showdown set
College men's hockey: Replay denies North Dakota chance at repeat
7 garden myths busted
Creating a lush garden on a modest budget
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Caring for lady’s slippers
Designer knows how to add personality to temporary quarters
Review: Minnesota Ballet dazzles with 'Firebird'
Happy Birthday, Connie Carlsness!
Happy Birthday, Chance!
Happy Golden Birthday, Colin!
George R. Brisson
Terence J. Scallen
Gerald "Jerry" O. Weeks
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
Reader's view: Scrap Common Core, develop own standards
Mille Lacs walleyes catch and release again in 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 20, 2017
Field Reports: Eagle heads back south after Duluth visit
Ask a Conservation Officer: Rules for fish caught outside Minnesota
Houston's fishing report: Beware the ice of March
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Spring Into Engineering event held at UMD
Bluebird performing arts grants available
January 23, 2017
Trump pulls U.S. out of Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump formally withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on Monday, distancing...
January 23, 2017 - 7:38pm
Daudt asks Trump to reverse copper mining decision
From one Republican to another, Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt on Monday sent President Donald Trump a letter asking him to, among other...
January 23, 2017 - 6:45pm
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