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Wrong winner first announced at Oscars, but it’s ‘Moonlight' for best picture
Major shrimp growing, processing operation to begin in Minnesota
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
Former tribal leader Karen Diver, now teaching at UMD, discusses her time with the Obama administration
Eastridge Church prepares to grow
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Bankruptcies for Feb. 27, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Feb. 27
Marketing to Generation Z: Lessons from UWS
Slow business for snow business
Recent college grads now more likely to have good jobs, opportunity
Matt Wellens column: Stalder deserves to be first Bulldog, first European to win Patty Kazmaier
Girls hockey: Hayward-Ashland heading back to state
College women's hockey: Bulldogs, Gophers to meet again in WCHA semifinal
College women's hockey: Saints fall in double-OT mini game
College men's hockey: Denver takes four point lead over UMD into final week
A DIVERSE FOCUS: Photographer brings multicultural roots to work on and off campus
GROWING TOGETHER: Gardening, the world's leading pastime
Which ice-melt product is least harmful to plant, pet and human kind?
A look at why clothes shrink in the dryer
Ask a Master Gardener: How to handle brown needles on a blue spruce
Andrew Wesley Weitzell
Donald and Diana Snyder
Dave and Louise Gartzke
Nicholas Emmett Riley
MARY FRANCES (WILHELM) MAKITALO
FRANCIS DUWAINE POUPORE
GERALDINE "GERRY" ROSE MARTIN
BONNIE MARIE FOSSMO
Local view: As planet warms, methane increases in importance as a greenhouse gas
Our view: Seat belts can make schoolbuses even safer
Reader's view: DNT does disservice to fire victim
Reader's view: Tell Congress what's working in health care
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Duluth group sounds off about deer management preferences
Field reports: Eagles, sharpshins among high counts last fall at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory
Ask a conservation officer: When do fishing licenses expire?
Houston's fishing report
Outdoors Notes for Feb. 26, 2017
Pets of the Week
Through Readers' Eyes
Seniors showered with Valentine's love
February 24, 2017
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range officials expressed their concerns to U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Friday about the lack of federal funding for...
February 24, 2017 - 9:55pm
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
HIBBING — Iron Range officials expressed their concerns to U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Friday about the lack of federal funding for multi-million...
February 24, 2017 - 9:39pm
Giants Ridge set to move to private management
Giants Ridge ski and golf complex in Biwabik would be entirely run by a private management firm — and not state employees of the Iron...
February 24, 2017 - 2:59pm
February 23, 2017
Treasury's Mnuchin says he wants "very significant" tax reform passed by August
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he wants to see "very significant" tax reform passed before Congress' August recess but the Trump...
February 23, 2017 - 9:41am
February 20, 2017
Minnesota charitable gambling nonprofits want tax relief
For every dollar raised through charitable gambling that the Irving Community Association gives to food shelves and children's programs, it pays more than $2 in taxes. The Duluth-based nonprofit paid $733,000 in state taxes and fees last year, more than double the $306,000 it spent...
February 20, 2017 - 6:47pm
February 18, 2017
ERP revives former Magnetation operations
Tom Clarke has developed a pattern in recent years: finding shuttered, bankrupt companies, buying them for pennies on the dollar and then restarting...
February 18, 2017 - 7:53pm
U.S. Bank Stadium officials work to determine new leadership
Replacements for the two departed top officials on U.S. Bank Stadium's oversight panel are likely to come this week, leaving the new leaders to take on unanswered questions from state legislators about the financial management of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA)....
February 18, 2017 - 10:23am
February 17, 2017
New council weighing Minnesota legislators' pay
ST. PAUL — It was a simple idea: Take away Minnesota legislators' ability to set their own salaries. Voters in Minnesota apparently thought it was a no-brainer. On Nov. 6, 77 percent of people who cast their ballots said they supported a constitutional amendment to create an independent,...
February 17, 2017 - 10:22pm
February 16, 2017
Two town hall meetings to be held in Duluth
Two town hall meetings to be held in Duluth on Saturday will focus on the current legislative session, the state budget and public employee pension reforms. The first of the two sessions will be held at the Duluth Children’s Museum, 115 S. 29th Ave. West, from 10 a.m. to noon. The...
February 16, 2017 - 6:22pm
February 13, 2017
Duluth City Council OKs development, drug task force, more rental inspection
Tackling a diverse agenda, the Duluth City Council moved forward on three significant fronts Monday night: Setting the stage for new residential...
February 13, 2017 - 10:26pm
February 12, 2017
Superior School Board approves Cooper building project bids
The Superior School Board last week approved about $17.8 million in bids for the Cooper Elementary School building project slated to begin in April. The final cost for the project — including all fees and about $2.1 million approved last year for site work and demolition —...
February 12, 2017 - 7:50am
February 8, 2017
Wisconsin governor proposes $76 billion budget for 2017-19
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unveiled a two-year $76 billion budget Wednesday that laid the blueprint for his likely 2018 re-election campaign,...
February 8, 2017 - 8:44pm
Dayton doesn't want Mesabi Metallics to get state mining leases
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday broke the state's silence on the emerging effort to restart bankrupt Essar Steel Minnesota, saying the...
February 8, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 7, 2017
Walker wants to cut UW System tuition by 5 percent
Gov. Scott Walker's state budget proposal would cut University of Wisconsin System tuition by 5 percent in the 2018-19 school year and provide...
February 7, 2017 - 8:28pm
February 6, 2017
Bakk leads Minn. lawmakers in pay augmented by expenses
Minnesota's 201 state lawmakers have not had a salary increase in nearly two decades. But some members of the Legislature have managed to at...
February 6, 2017 - 5:17pm