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Northland Constructors grows its base
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It’s official: Hockey Day coming to Bayfront
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Huskies sweep Thunder Bay
12-time champ Bich takes a break from Brewhouse
Reader's View: As a councilor, Anderson will solve problems
Reader's View: We have truly become a depraved people
Local View: The five freedoms give us hope for a more-humane food system
Our View: Create food buses; then really use them
2 days, 2 festivals: Country, Christian music fans have full plate this weekend in Duluth
Best Bets: ‘Avenue Q’ features puppets for grown-ups
Best Bets: Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra season-ending concert
Best Bets: Brandi Carlile plays Big Top Chautauqua
Best Bets: Ringo Deathstar performs at Pizza Luce
LET'S EAT: Fried Zucchini Pasta
Horoscopes for July 30
Violet Days: Summer School Outfit Revisited
Horoscopes for July 29
BRUCE WALLIS: Gazpacho - cold soup for a hot summer day
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Renaming lakes in the land of 10,000 lakes
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 27, 2015
Ask the Conservation Officer for July 26
Design student revamps cardboard signs to help Chicago’s homeless stand out
Spring 2015 Dean's Lists
Your Sports: Duluth Jaxx U15 summer team wins Battle for the Bear tournament
Through Readers' Eyes for July 26, 2015
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July 29, 2015
Rising global debt is increasing the risk of another financial crisis
WASHINGTON — It’s not just Greece, Puerto Rico and China. Debt is piling up around the world — stifling global economic growth and heightening the risk of more defaults and market turmoil. World leaders are caught in a trap: More debt in the form of government and private...
July 29, 2015 - 5:19pm
July 24, 2015
Clock now ticking on $1 million reward for ruby slippers stolen from Grand Rapids museum
The clock now is running out on the $1 million reward for finding the ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the movie "The Wizard of Oz" and...
News / crime
July 24, 2015 - 8:02pm
July 22, 2015
No regular Joe leads state athlete salary list
Adrian Peterson’s restructured contract reminds us the rich are different from regular Joes. They have better 40-yard dash times, and they can hit a curveball. The running back, as expected, will make $13 million this season along with further guarantees if he’s on the team in...
sports / baseball
July 22, 2015 - 10:55pm
Who will pay for Vikings stadium cost increases?
The outgoing treasurer of the state panel overseeing construction of the new $1.1 billion Minnesota Vikings’ stadium says the project is potentially $50 million over budget and is the subject of a dispute over who will pay for it. The dispute is between Minneapolis-based contractor...
sports / football
July 22, 2015 - 10:39pm
July 21, 2015
Vikings, Peterson restructure contract
After an uncertain offseason packed with tension, hard feelings and distrust, the Minnesota Vikings and Adrian Peterson have officially renewed...
sports / football
July 21, 2015 - 11:15pm
July 19, 2015
UMD adds programs in financial planning, entrepreneurship
Beginning this fall, business students at the University of Minnesota Duluth will be able to major in financial planning and minor in entrepreneurship. According to the Labovitz School of Business and Economics, the demand for financial planners is growing, so it is establishing...
July 19, 2015 - 11:55pm
July 8, 2015
United Airlines, NYSE technical troubles not related to "nefarious" activity
WASHINGTON - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said technical problems reported on Wednesday by United Airlines and the New York Stock...
July 8, 2015 - 11:58am
July 5, 2015
US gun, ammo tax revenue hits record high — creating windfall for wildlife programs
Gun owners across the U.S. continued their unprecedented spending spree in 2014, buying firearms and ammunition at a record clip and, whether...
July 5, 2015 - 8:14am
June 30, 2015
Faces & names: Spock documentary tops $600,000 Kickstarter goal
Leonard Nimoy’s son Adam Nimoy has surpassed the goal of raising $600,000 in funds through a Kickstarter campaign to complete a documentary about his father titled “For the Love of Spock.” The project is aimed at celebrating the 50th anniversary of “Star Trek,” which aired...
a&e / movies
June 30, 2015 - 11:02pm
Duluth chips away at unfunded retiree health care liability
A state auditor's report released Tuesday showed that over the past two years Duluth has made $53 million of progress in its battle to drive down an unfunded liability related to fulfilling the health care obligations it earlier made to city retirees. The state now estimates the...
June 30, 2015 - 5:03pm
June 29, 2015
Faces & names: Mayweather leads Forbes’ list of top-earning celebrities
Floyd Mayweather has defeated Manny Pacquiao once again. This time, the 1-2 punch comes below the belt: his wallet. Mayweather topped Forbes’...
a&e / entertainment
June 29, 2015 - 10:23pm
June 26, 2015
DEDA to load up on free fill for Atlas Cement site
A track upgrade by Canadian National Railway Co. stands to benefit a nascent industrial park in Gary-New Duluth. CN is in the process of replacing...
June 26, 2015 - 9:43pm
June 25, 2015
Local View: Equitable taxation — it’s time to do the right thing
It’s the right thing to do. We’ve all heard that statement, haven’t we? And in our thoughtful and serious moments, most all of us want to do the right thing, don’t we? It is a powerful statement. Laws are important, but some truly just laws haven’t been passed yet. And...
opinion / local view
June 25, 2015 - 10:23pm
June 23, 2015
Other view: Minnesota’s budget bigger than it seems
The dust and dollars are settling after the Minnesota Legislature’s five-plus months of budget-setting — the “plus” being a June 12-13 special session. The next biennial budget’s contours are now visible, thanks to preliminary totals from state finance officials, and they...
opinion / other view
June 23, 2015 - 10:10pm
June 21, 2015
As Minnesota taconite producers cut their costs, labor contracts are next
With lower electric rates and a break on state mineral royalties already in hand, Minnesota’s taconite mining industry is expected to turn to another cost-cutting measure in coming weeks: union labor contracts. Five of Minnesota’ six large taconite iron ore operations are represented...
News / iron range
June 21, 2015 - 7:22am