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Man dead after overboard emergency on Lake Kabetogama
She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.
Neighbors yell 'he can't hear you' before Oklahoma City officer fatally shoots deaf man
Hurricane Maria churns through Caribbean as ravaged Puerto Rico takes stock of an 'island destroyed'
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Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
New customer for AAR in Duluth
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
Prep newsmaker: Duluth East goalie Mayer is a keeper
Duluthian Ham to remember first NFL TD
Hockey: Wilderness lose NAHL opener
Movie listings: A lethal 'Friend Request,' a LEGO ninja and much more
Painting the town: Plein air artists create pieces for upcoming exhibits
BEST BETS: 'Rumors,' 'Revolution' and 'psychedelic strangeness'
Art Gallery: Boat's ahoy
A&E notes: Mural gets official unveiling
Carol and David Jouppi
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GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Reader's View: If not now, when on discussing climate?
Reader's View: Kennedy has ability to look at many issues
Reader's View: True equality can't exist
In Response: Column left much unsaid about biodiesel's benefits
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
September 8, 2017
Allete’s water subsidiary expands
Allete Inc. has added to the water side of its holdings, the Duluth-based utility company announced Friday. U.S. Water Services, which is owned by Allete, purchased Plymouth, Minn.-based Tonka Water, which supplies water treatment systems to customers in 49 states and four Canadian...
September 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
September 7, 2017
Long road ahead for Superior natural gas plant
By the time the Nemadji Trail Energy Center is sending power to the grid, Emmet Christensen will be 18 years old. "My dad works for Minnesota...
September 7, 2017 - 4:09pm
Local utility crews head to Florida
A convoy of Minnesota Power and Superior Water, Light & Power crews left the Northland on Thursday to head for Florida ahead of the expected arrival of Hurricane Irma, to be in place and ready to assist with power-restoration efforts. The utilities reported that 15 of its line...
September 7, 2017 - 2:54pm
August 17, 2017
Power outage affecting parts of downtown Duluth
A power outage - reportedly caused by a tree falling on a power line - was affecting parts of downtown Duluth late Thursday afternoon. Minnesota Power reported that about 200 customers were affected by the outage. Some traffic lights in downtown Duluth were out. The utility reported...
August 17, 2017 - 5:33pm
August 9, 2017
Minnesota Power warns of scammers
Minnesota Power is warning customers of scammers demanding immediate payment by unusual means and threatening to shut off service. “These...
August 9, 2017 - 3:31pm
August 2, 2017
Allete profits up in second quarter
Higher rates and more mining pushed Allete's profits to $36.9 million in the second quarter, the company reported Wednesday. "Our favorable results reflect interim rates associated with Minnesota Power's rate review, strong industrial customer demand and a ... very positive regulatory...
August 2, 2017 - 8:12pm
July 27, 2017
Allete declares dividend
The board of directors for Duluth’s Allete Inc. on Thursday declared a quarterly dividend of 53.5 cents per share. That’s $2.14 per share on an annual basis, which is unchanged from the last quarter. The dividend will be paid Sept. 1 to shareholders of record as of Aug. 15. Shares...
July 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
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