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Country star Kenny Chesney aims to fix U.S. Bank Stadium's acoustics
It's a girl! Gorilla gives birth at St. Paul zoo
How most leadership training programs fail women
Wild weather week ahead: gusty winds Tuesday, chance of snow Thursday-Friday
Lecturer to discuss the case for nuclear energy
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Kestrel lays off workers in Superior
Study says proposal to remodel Telemark Lodge would succeed
Stocks for Oct. 23, 2017
Business Snapshot: Lake Superior Art Glass
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 23
Prep report: Virginia seeks net gain at state tennis
Prep football: Esko coach's vision of offense becomes reality
Prep football: Knee injury doesn't stop Hawks' Lindberg
College hockey: UMD men, women slip in poll
College volleyball: UMD moves up one spot to No. 4
Amy Tan on new memoir: 'I want to know why I got damaged and why I'm glad'
Review: Minnesota Ballet starts season with stellar show
In water or on walls: Josh Rude’s handmade paddles are functional art
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Doug & Ginny Olson
Marie Delores (Marion) Slowinski Bowers
Brenda Ann Wallace
Patricia Marie Nelson
Alice Semrud Powell
Candidate's View: Children in Duluth deserve lofty expectations, goals
Local View: Our most sacred values are under assault
Reader's View: Loeffler-Kemp has the experience
Reader's View: Filipovich supports bikes, pedestrians
Reader's View: Loeffler-Kemp has the knowledge, energy
Duluth-area game wardens find hunters in cemetery - ghost hunters, that is
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 23, 2017
Houston's fishing report: Smallmouth, walleyes hitting in Chequamegon Bay area
Grouse, woodcock harvest down at national hunt near Grand Rapids
Field Reports: Check your Minnesota deer-hunt knowledge
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's 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