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S.Korea, U.S. warn of punishment for N.Korea; U.S. stresses sanctions
Analysis: Economic reality and contradictions beset Trump’s tax plan
Thursday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: More wintry weather expected
Arguments mount over proposed venue change in Castile shooting case
Minnesota man gets 15 years for shooting protesters
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Labovitz Awards honor Northland entrepreneurs
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Sharks fawn for Freezer Friend at UMD event
US to impose new duties on Canadian softwood lumber
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 24
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Prep boys tennis: East's Schneider is singles-minded
Bulldog Hockey Blog: North Dakota's Ryleigh Houston transferring to Bulldogs
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Movie with Bemidji roots hits Lakes 10
Foraged finds: Cooking with items straight from Mother Nature can be a holistic dining experience
How Mr. Fries Man turned his love into an Instagram success story
How to make a sushi bowl
HOOPS ON HOPS: Barrel aging beer
Happy 14th Birthday, Thor!
Robert & Janice McDonald Anniversary Open House
Happy 95th Birthday, Irmgard Becker!
Victoria "Vicki" Stella Danley
Joseph William Michalski
RICHARD "DICK" SCHULTZ
CYNTHIA L. ORENSTEN
PRISCILLA (CHAPMAN) FISHER
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Reader's View: Iron Rangers are not mentally damaged
Reader's View: DNT stoops to level of tabloid trash
Reader's View: Newspaper owes an apology
Reader's View: Cartoon contributed to miners' struggles
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 24, 2017
Outdoors Notes for April 23, 2017
Houston's Fishing Report: Tough week of weather for fishing
Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
Pets of the Week
Ask a Trooper: What are the guidelines for installing a lift kit?
Head of the Lakes United Way celebrates National Volunteer Week
Through Readers' Eyes
January 22, 2015
Local view: Ridicule extremists, not all Muslims
The recent assassination of cartoonists of the publication Charlie Hebdo was deplorable. Producing humor that helps us deal with the day-to-day stress of modern living should not be a life-threatening occupation — even if it is the traditional French “gouaille” humor, which...
January 22, 2015 - 12:02am
November 26, 2014
Reader's view: Let St. Louis County voters decide sales tax increase
The News Tribune’s Nov. 17 “Our View” editorial, headlined “County can go slow with new sales tax,” was a well-written opinion. A thought I offer: Why not let the people vote on a St. Louis County sales tax increase? In the past couple of years voters were able to vote...
November 26, 2014 - 8:15pm
November 14, 2014
Reader's view: Salon’s quick closure sure felt like a crime
Like others, I have a gift certificate from Elysium Salon and Day Spa (“Elysium’s closing leaves customers in the lurch,” Nov. 10). I called Duluth police and tried to report it as a theft. The officer told me it was civil and to file in small-claims court. But it costs $75...
November 14, 2014 - 3:26pm
November 5, 2014
Our view: Krug’s meeting behavior was out of order
Duluth City Council President Linda Krug more than earned the ire of her colleagues and others last week when she waved a scolding finger, raised...
November 5, 2014 - 12:11am
October 21, 2014
Reader's view: Postal facility closure won’t hamper communication
I wish to comment on the question of the future of the Duluth postal facility. A substantial portion of the income of this facility and the Postal Service in general comes from first-class mail. Much of this used to be in the form of personal letters written to friends and relatives...
October 21, 2014 - 8:56pm
October 15, 2014
Local view: Will bin Laden be the winner?
Do you remember Osama bin Laden? He was the head of an Islamist militant group and was killed by U.S. Special Forces on May 2, 2011, in Pakistan; his body was buried in the Arabian Sea. He had formed and had been head of al-Qaeda, the Wahhabi militant organization that drove Russia...
October 15, 2014 - 12:06am
September 23, 2014
Reader's view: Franken understands economy needs fairness
U.S. Sen. Al Franken understands that giving Minnesotans a fair chance to work is critical for our economy. Rachel Cady Loeffler-Kemp Duluth
September 23, 2014 - 9:56pm
June 3, 2014
Reader's view: Oberstar got things done with compassion
Although the late Jim Oberstar defeated me for the DFL congressional nomination in 1974, he always was a friend. Perhaps that was best illustrated by an incident that occurred during the war in Iraq. While my son, Grant, a recent West Point graduate nominated by a Missouri congressman,...
June 3, 2014 - 12:00am
May 28, 2014
Reader's view: CNN is the king of coverage overkill
First it was CNN’s nonstop, 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week coverage of Malaysia Flight 370 that seemed to go on for weeks and weeks ad infinitum. Now the latest tragedy involves a disturbed young man killing six people because he figured nobody liked him so he vented his anger...
May 28, 2014 - 9:26pm
May 21, 2014
Should US rescue Nigerian girls? No: emotion shouldn't drive foreign policy
Just a few years ago, recall, President Obama was saying “al-Qaeda is on the run” and that the terrorist umbrella organization was “on the path to defeat” in Iraq and Afghanistan. He noted emerging threats in Africa and the Arabian peninsula, however. Turns out, al-Qaeda...
May 21, 2014 - 9:54pm
May 8, 2014
Reader's view: Faceless entities threaten Northland environment
It is past time for the people of the Northland to awaken to an existential threat we all face. Three faceless, foreign entities currently going by the names of PolyMet, GTAC and Enbridge stand ready to deliver widespread and deliberate pollution to our environment. Anyone who has...
May 8, 2014 - 12:00am
April 24, 2014
Our view: Take back the night, march for safety
The march that draws attention to violence against women has been around seemingly forever, for more than four full decades now. It happens every year. So we grow numb to it. We tune it out. We don’t participate. But what we’re ignoring is the gut-wrenching reality that in the...
April 24, 2014 - 12:00am