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U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
Minnesota driver gets sandwich delivery to car stalled on freeway
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
Ashland looking at moving city bandshell
Tuesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Humidity increasing
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Range hosts mining hearing Tuesday
Tractor Supply Co. plans Virginia store
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
A Wisconsin company is offering to implant microchips in their employees
The Memo: What to know in business this week for July 24
NFL: Duluthian Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Northwoods League: Huskies, Loggers split twin-bill
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Emojis add meaning to texts and emails, but can increase risk of miscommunication
Duluth Film Collective creates community, aids collaboration among local movie lovers, filmmakers
Readings & Writers for July 23, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for July 23, 2017
How much does yard leveling cost?
Duluth Denfeld High School Class of 1944 Reunion
Mike & Bonnie Hatfield
Marilyn and Dick Story
Emma Louise Hegg
Bob and Margaret Ruikka
Betty Ann Bennewise
Gerald K. Nelson
Thomas Leo Strapple
Donald E. Wildoner
Local View: Carlton's new-school plan won't solve all educational woes
Local View: Devils and angels in police shooting: too simple
Reader's View: Trump's rate of untruths prodigious
Reader's View: Outlawing boycott of Israel absurd
Reader's View: Unions help workers more than Trump does
Solo kayaker makes two-stage crossing of Lake Superior
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 24, 2017
Field Reports: Input sought on draft Lake Vermilion fisheries plan
Outdoors Notes for July 23, 2017
Houston's fishing report: Don't ignore warmer waters
Girl Scouts show support, volunteer to help other kids
Photo contest celebrates the St. Louis River
Through Readers' Eyes
July 22, 2017
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
A lightning strike at the power plant that serves Northshore Mining in Silver Bay knocked the taconite processing plant offline Friday night....
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 6, 2017
Early morning storms drop torrential rain, knock out power in the Northland
Early morning storms knocked out power to several thousand homes and businesses and dropped torrential rains in parts of the Northland. A flood...
July 6, 2017 - 8:34am
July 1, 2017
Minnesota Power's view: EnergyForward strategy meets expectations for safe, reliable energy
Minnesota Power's EnergyForward plan has met the state's policy that calls for 25 percent of Minnesota's electricity to come from renewable resources...
July 1, 2017 - 4:22pm
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
Paying more for power — An Environmentalist’s View: Rate hikes not needed to grow clean energy, protect environment
Power companies across the country realize that investing in clean, efficient energy is a win-win business decision. With the costs for electricity...
June 29, 2017 - 12:30am
Reader's View: Remember to turn off lights, pay bigger bills
I am both a user of Minnesota Power and a shareholder in Minnesota Power. The utility's recent request to raise rates illustrated the conundrum we are faced with as users of this utility ("Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case," June 21). For years now we have been urged to...
June 29, 2017 - 12:26am
June 22, 2017
Northland power plant crew rescues land-locked loon
Loons are Olympic-caliber swimmers, designed for speed and agility underwater that enables them to outswim the fish they catch and eat. They...
June 22, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 21, 2017
Reader's View: Electric rate hike can't be justified
The proposed Minnesota Power electrical rate increase in the Duluth area before the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is not currently justified ("Electricity rate hike opponents urge public to comment," June 14). So far the evidence justifies an electricity rate decrease for...
June 21, 2017 - 12:59am
June 20, 2017
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
Bashed in recent weeks by the state attorney general, the state Department of Commerce and the mining industry, Minnesota Power's proposed electric...
June 20, 2017 - 7:50pm
Reader's View: Raise your voice before energy rates are raised
I feel compelled to voice my concern about Minnesota Power's recent request to increase energy bills by up to 16 percent per household. This proposal, which is being considered by the Minnesota Public Utility Commission (PUC), would cause residential customers like myself to shoulder...
June 20, 2017 - 12:03am
June 14, 2017
Electricity rate hike opponents urge public to comment
Opponents of Minnesota Power's proposed rate hike say the poor and elderly will take an outsized hit as electric bills go up. "These increases...
June 14, 2017 - 6:36pm
June 7, 2017
Minnesota Power plans natural gas plant in Superior
Minnesota Power is partnering with another utility to build a $700 million natural gas power plant in Superior.
June 7, 2017 - 9:34pm
June 2, 2017
Attorney General piles-on against Minnesota Power's rate hike request
For the second time in as many days, a state agency has weighed in loudly against Minnesota Power's proposal to raise its customers' electric...
June 2, 2017 - 12:37pm
June 1, 2017
State Commerce Department: Minnesota Power should lower rates
The Minnesota Department of Commerce said Thursday that it not only disagrees with Minnesota Power's proposed rate hike for its electric customers,...
June 1, 2017 - 9:54pm
May 27, 2017
A shore thing: Anglers find success below the Island Lake Dam -- for now
Under a foreboding sky on a May evening, Stephan Witherspoon stands hip-deep in the outflow below the Island Lake Dam. He's wearing waders and...
May 27, 2017 - 9:01pm