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Shipping traffic for Oct. 20, 2017
Bygones for Oct. 20, 2017
7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
Strong Compass helps veterans readjust to civilian life
Silver Bay police proposal gets hairy
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Canada’s consul general promotes free trade at Duluth chamber dinner
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Prep boys soccer: Chisago Lakes beats Marshall to earn first state berth
Prep report: Cloquet-Carlton falls in 7A girls soccer final
NHL: Duluth's Forbort signs extension with Kings
Things to Do for Oct. 20, 2017
Best bets: Ballet director's choice, Tweed sees a 'Change' and more
Minnesota Ballet's 'Court Dances' both regal and charming
Album review: New Beck LP is a monochrome dud
A&E notes: 'In Winter,' Globetrotters and more
Doug & Ginny Olson
Don & Jeanne Mendoza
Mike and Linda
Phyllis Marion Clover
Stephen Guttormur Hoag
Charles J. Comeau
Robert Elliott Johnson
Reader's View: Story inappropriately described doctor
Reader's View: Sipress a councilor who listens
Candidate's View: Elect councilor who'll stand up for clean water, our youth
Our View / Endorsement: Put seasoned debater in western Duluth's corner
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
Sam Cook column: A pause on the knoll overlooking Lake Marge
Big bog crumples docks on Minnesota lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 16, 2017
Field Reports: A good summer of fishing on the big lake
Sam Cook column: Dakota morning — the waiting is good
Journey Awards honor outstanding community members
Pets of the Week
UMD offers jazz scholarship concert
September 26, 2017
Our View: Health chats off to good start in Duluth
After hosting just the first of what will be 10 roundtables statewide on health care, state Sen. Tony Lourey said Monday he already feels good...
September 26, 2017 - 6:44pm
September 22, 2017
Court-ordered mediation between Dayton, Legislature falls apart
ST. PAUL—Despite a professional mediator's services, Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders have failed to bridge their divide....
September 22, 2017 - 6:39pm
September 2, 2017
Our view: Charging for grocery bags a burden on lower-income Duluthians
We've all witnessed the embarrassing, sometimes heart-wrenching bind. In line at the grocery store. All items scanned. But then the total exceeds...
September 2, 2017 - 3:34pm
Bag it Duluth's view: Time to mend that part of the world within our reach
In June, under pressure from the Minnesota Grocers Association and the Plastic Bag Alliance, Minnesota lawmakers enacted preemption legislation,...
September 2, 2017 - 3:32pm
August 19, 2017
Other view: State help needed to repair, maintain city streets
Street maintenance can be delayed for a while but not indefinitely, many Minnesota cities are discovering. Allow potholes to accumulate —...
August 19, 2017 - 7:11pm
August 11, 2017
Mix-up at Capitol grand opening party over booze breaks state law
ST. PAUL—With all the major details checked and double checked to celebrate the Minnesota Capitol's grand restoration, one little thing...
August 11, 2017 - 10:26pm
July 21, 2017
Our View: Here lies Minnesota charitable gaming
Charitable gaming in Minnesota is still limping along, but its obituary was written this week anyway after the fiscal year ended and the disappointing...
July 21, 2017 - 12:05am
July 16, 2017
Our view: Catching elected leaders doing good
It's encouraging to us when our elected leaders get it right, when they put aside their political differences and take action to actually help those they represent. It can be discouraging to them when such behavior flies under the radar. Our elected leaders' shortcomings certainly...
July 16, 2017 - 5:54pm
July 11, 2017
A Follow-Up: Smuggled-smokes problem increasing with Minnesota's tobacco tax
In 2015 I was graciously invited to testify before a Minnesota state committee on taxes regarding an automatic tax inflator for cigarettes. The...
July 11, 2017 - 12:20am
July 8, 2017
Reader's View: Food servers deserve living wages, too
Our state Legislature has debated whether serving staff's tips, which are actually small gifts, should be counted to decrease paid wages. Are we really so petty and jealous to not pay the standard minimum wage to everyone, whether or not they receive tips? Waiters and waitresses may...
July 8, 2017 - 12:16am
June 30, 2017
Our View: Cities taking charge to snuff smoking
With elected state leaders only able to blow smoke this legislative session, cities are taking needed steps to improve health, clear the air,...
June 30, 2017 - 9:35am
June 29, 2017
Paying more for power — State Senator’s View: Monday is final day to comment on rate increase proposal
Minnesota's Public Utility Commission wants to hear from you about proposed rate increases that may impact your monthly electric utility bill....
June 29, 2017 - 12:31am
Reader's View: Political parties prevent government that governs
When we as people of this great nation elect government leaders, we expect them to govern. The Democratic and Republican parties have become two opposing teams determined to achieve their own personal, political, and divided agendas — at the expense of the American dream of...
June 29, 2017 - 12:24am
June 25, 2017
Mark Dayton reread the Constitution, then vetoed legislative funding. Now it goes to court
ST. PAUL — The decision to veto the Legislature's funding was a slowly simmering idea for Gov. Mark Dayton until shortly before he took...
June 25, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 23, 2017
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
ST. PAUL — Faced with the possibility of the Senate shutting down this summer and the House closing up shop shortly thereafter, Gov. Mark Dayton empowered his attorney to negotiate to fund the Legislature — even as the Legislature is suing him for vetoing its funding....
June 23, 2017 - 10:00pm