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Shipping traffic for Sept. 23, 2017
Bygones for Sept. 23, 2017
Dayton, GOP fail to reach deal to fund Legislature
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive
This weekend, Minnesota celebrates the Finns, with rare visit by their president
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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
Prep football: East blanks Denfeld, wins city championship
Prep report: Cloquet wins battle of unbeatens
College football: Ricci latest to join list of UMD injured
Today's college football preview: UMD at Wayne State
Art for every taste and budget
Design Recipes: Decorate with black
Tomato juice is a myth. Here's what you need to do if your pet gets skunked
Photo essay: Paddling Apostle
Sam Cook column: Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Beverly Jean Jeanette Vogt
Ann E. Prescott
Joyce I. Drinkwine
F. Arlen Krantz
Reader's View: Finish waterfront-downtown Lakewalk link
Reader's View: Meat-eaters condoning animal cruelty
Local View: Ideas for clean water need to be carried forward
In memory: Last of Duluth zoo's first family gone; legacy lives on
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Ely race to include canoe-portaging division
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
Students participate in Upward Bound programs
September 19, 2017
Minnesota Legislature warns of winter shutdown if no deal with Dayton
The Minnesota Legislature will have to start furloughing employees in December and completely shut down by February, unless there's a resolution to the months-long political and legal conflict between Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders.
September 19, 2017 - 7:55pm
Wisconsin appeals court upholds right-to-work law
A Wisconsin appeals court has upheld the state’s right-to-work law. On Tuesday, the state’s 3rd District Court of Appeals overturned a ruling by a Dane County judge last year that found the law was unconstitutional. Wisconsin's right-to-work law, signed by Gov. Scott Walker in...
September 19, 2017 - 6:56pm
September 17, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Sept. 18
The Number: $0.15 That's the raise many Minnesota minimum wage earners will receive come Jan. 1, bringing the large employer pay floor to $9.65....
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 16, 2017
Wisconsin Legislature OKs delayed state budget
The Wisconsin state budget is now back in the hands of Gov. Scott Walker, after the state Senate passed the $76 billion spending plan on a 19-14 vote Friday night. During final negotiations on the deal with three Republican state senators, Walker agreed to make specific vetoes to...
September 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
September 9, 2017
Maple school district mulls referendum
Parents in the Maple school district were given the opportunity last week to weigh in on a draft of a survey to gauge support for a five-year operational referendum of up to $1.7 million per year. Once tweaked and approved by School Board members, the survey will be mailed to every...
September 9, 2017 - 2:16pm
Superior city budget focuses on priorities
Superior's City Council has received its first look at the city budget for 2018. It's a spending plan that eliminates a potential deficit, targets money toward City Council priorities and won't raise the city's portion of the tax levy above 2017 levels. The city's $28.9 million budget...
September 9, 2017 - 8:34am
September 6, 2017
Youth sports study: Declining participation, rising costs and unqualified coaches
WASHINGTON - Between skyrocketing costs, sport specialization and coaches needing training, youth sports is in the midst of a crisis, according...
September 6, 2017 - 8:07pm
Siding with Democrats, President Trump agrees to 3-month debt-limit rise
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, siding with Democrats over his fellow Republicans, said he agreed on Wednesday, Sept. 6, with lawmakers...
September 6, 2017 - 1:33pm
August 29, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers set $639M in new funding for schools
Lawmakers writing the next state budget on Monday voted to include a $639 million funding increase for Wisconsin schools — about $10 million less than the record amount Gov. Scott Walker proposed earlier this year.
August 29, 2017 - 5:54am
August 17, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion Foxconn package
The Wisconsin Assembly on Thursday passed a $3 billion tax incentive package for tech manufacturer Foxconn. Democrats and Republicans in the...
August 17, 2017 - 9:30pm
August 15, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly committee approves Foxconn bill
A state Assembly committee on Monday approved Wisconsin's $3 billion tax incentives package for tech manufacturer Foxconn. The committee voted...
August 15, 2017 - 6:52pm
August 14, 2017
Mayor's budget doubles down on streets
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson knew she had to make some tough decisions heading into next year, with the city facing a $3.2 million budget deficit...
August 14, 2017 - 9:31pm
August 12, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers weigh changes to Foxconn deal
Assembly lawmakers want the state to spend $20 million to train Wisconsin workers as part of a deal to convince Taiwanese electronics manufacturing...
August 12, 2017 - 10:01am
Minnesota revenues coming in lower than expected
Money coming into Minnesota's state coffers in July was well below government forecasts, continuing a trend that began in April, setting off a fresh debate about the health of the state's economy and budget. The shortfalls come amid volatility in Washington and the global economy...
August 12, 2017 - 8:34am
August 8, 2017
Carlton school district referendum fails
Voters in the Carlton school district on Tuesday rejected a referendum to renovate and expand its elementary school to become a preK-12 campus....
August 8, 2017 - 10:18pm