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'He's always going to be Champ': UMD student has embraced mascot role for five years
Arrests made in Superior armed robbery case
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
Two more candidates announce bids for Superior mayor
Trump supporters move to block vote recount in three states
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Downtown Minneapolis Macy’s to close
Duluth's Best Bread opens mall kiosk
Outdoor markets, craft fairs aplenty this weekend
Lakeville closure ripples to Hermantown LME terminal
Poll finds Northeastern Minnesota support for copper mining
Jon Nowacki column: Vikings tough to watch right now
Prep report: Esko boys start basketball season with a bang
Vikings come up short against Cowboys
Wolves’ Aldrich dishes on being a Big Apple baller
DSSO launches Beethoven series
Sam Cook column: On a German street, the grace of generosity
Things to do this week around the Twin Ports
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings and Writers
With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
Gwenlee Julia Jerzak
Dale and Bonnie Kinnunen
Asher Alexandre Wyrick
LISSA RAE HENRICKSEN
David A. Pickus
GARY N. LEHTO
THOMAS BRAYDEN WARD
Reader's View: Classmates’ support spreads love, tolerance
Reader's View: Good riddance to Obama, Medicare increases
Reader's View: At least get the facts about Clinton right
Local View: It’s time for Washington to make America whole again
Our View: Shovel walks for all the right reasons
Nice Bucks for 2016
Wisconsin buck harvest up from 2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 28, 2016
Becoming venison: After the hunt, many successful Wisconsin hunters head for Hursh Meat Processing
Ask a Conservation Officer: Trappers must observe blaze orange regulations in deer hunting season
Ask a Trooper: Are u-turns legal
Horoscopes for Dec. 2
Horoscopes for Dec. 1
Horoscopes for Nov. 30
Horoscopes for Nov. 29
November 15, 2016
Minnesota State chancellor says system needs state's help with budget deficit
ST. PAUL—Minnesota State has settled on a long list of fixes for the higher education system's yawning budget deficit, but they'll need the Legislature's help, too. Chancellor Steven Rosenstone told trustees Tuesday that after a year of discussion, he now feels good about closing...
November 15, 2016 - 8:50pm
October 23, 2016
Candidate's View: Minnesota Senate District 11 -- Progress made, but challenges still face our state
For the past 10 years it has been an honor and a privilege to represent our region in the Minnesota Senate. These years have had tremendous highs and lows, from the disastrous years of the recession to the amazing strides we made in our state over the last four years. I am proud of...
October 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
Candidate's View: Minnesota Senate District 11 -- We all should be maddened by our senator’s service
My wife asked me why I wanted to get elected to the Minnesota Senate in District 11. I was surprised by the question, but after considering it, I said I was running because I’m mad. I’m mad that the health plan I’ve had for over 10 years tripled in price and then got canceled....
October 23, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 25, 2014
City wants Lake Superior Zoo to set new course
Legislators who included Wade Stadium and the NorShor Theatre into the $1 billion state bonding bill had one suggestion for Duluth when they...
June 25, 2014 - 8:23am
August 8, 2013
Accountant's view: Legislature, governor have brought business environment to a new low
As a CPA of 38 years, I've seen our state's economic fortunes written on my clients' balance sheets as we've grown, stagnated and contracted. After meeting with many of my clients since the close of the 2013 legislative session, I'm concerned Gov. Mark Dayton, his administration and...
August 8, 2013 - 12:00am
July 25, 2013
Our view: Law working: Smokers quitting
Medical researchers long have said the most effective way to get smokers to kick the filthy, unhealthy, dangerous habit is by jacking up the...
July 25, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Lawmaker's view: Legislature made historic investments in education
I am extremely proud of what the Minnesota Legislature accomplished this year for the future of our state. When the legislative session began...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota GOP governor ballot could be crowded
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's 2014 governor race is underway. Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton long has said he plans to seek a second term, and at least...
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Duluth senator requests $5.7 million for Wade Stadium repairs
The Duluth City Council's vote this week against seeking full-blown state funding for Wade Stadium did not deter state Sen. Roger Reinert from putting in a request for $5.7 million to help refurbish the crumbling home of the Duluth Huskies. Reinert said Wednesday that it's more important...
April 4, 2013 - 5:00am
State help for Duluth teachers pension fund clears hurdle
A legislative bill that would shore up the ailing pension fund for Duluth teachers passed over its first hurdle Tuesday in St. Paul. The Legislative Commission for Pensions and Retirement voted 10-4 along party lines to move forward the omnibus pensions bill that would inject $6.3...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Civil union plan gets inserted into Minnesota Legislature's debate on gay marriage
ST. PAUL -- Civil unions would give gay couples the same rights as married couples, says the sponsor of a Minnesota House proposal that is a step short of full marriage. "Government's role is to protect the individual," Rep.
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Minnesota's forestry budget gets attention of timber industry
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The timber industry is taking an interest in how much the Minnesota Legislature appropriates to forest management. Although the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has been operating with about 100 fewer foresters than it had just a few years ago, the department...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Wade Stadium wall collapse comes just ahead of legislative hearing on improvements
Duluth Huskies co-owner Michael Rosenzweig must have thought the sky was falling Wednesday night. Rosenzweig had just taken a phone call saying...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 21, 2013
Simonson plans to introduce synthetic drug bill in Minnesota Legislature again next year
A bill designed to combat the sale of synthetic drugs and look-alike products in Minnesota has failed to clear its first hurdle. Rep. Erik Simonson, DFL-Duluth, acknowledged Tuesday that the bill he introduced did not receive a hearing in time to survive a legislative deadline. But...
March 21, 2013 - 7:00am
Wade Stadium wall collapses
The top 4 to 6 feet of a 20-foot-tall first base wall collapsed Wednesday night at Wade Stadium in West Duluth. The damaged section stretched...
March 21, 2013 - 12:00am