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Nobel Literature laureate Bob Dylan 'panned poetry gold'
‘Hamilton’ coming to Minneapolis
Longtime WPR manager Munson prepares for retirement
Report: Trump to name Exxon CEO Tillerson secretary of state
Matters of record for Dec. 9, 2016
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Duluth unveils loan program for 'brownfield' redevelopment
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation, hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
Twins prospect Yorman Landa, 22, dies in car accident
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Bulldogs knocked off NCHC pedestal following long layoff
Prep report: MLWR rolls past rival Barnum in boys basketball
Wolves fall to Pistons
Tips for trimming the perfect Christmas tree
Ballet review: Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ guaranteed to make you smile
Comedy review: 2016 Rubber Chicken Holiday Show thin on big ‘yolks’
A guide to worm composting
This holiday, put away the poinsettia and try these bright, tropical plants
Happy Half-Birthday, Elsa MacDonald!
James and Shirley Sellman
With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
JACQUELINE MARGERITE (TYMAN) ECKARD
CURTIS R. GUNDERSON
DONNA J. BOLANDER
LAURA ELIZABETH LARSON
MAE E. (LAHTONEN) ANDERSON
Reader's View: Take time to thank those who plow our roads
Reader's View: Health insurance is not health care
Reader's View: Planned Parenthood a vital part of community
Reader's View: College in the Schools benefits everyone
Reader's View: State must recognize the threat of sulfide mining
Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Registration renewals due soon for ATVs, sleds
Outdoors notes for Dec. 4
Outdoors calendar for Dec. 4
Horoscopes for Dec. 10
Ask a Trooper: What do white and yellow lines mean?
Horoscopes for Dec. 9
Horoscopes for Dec. 8
Horoscopes for Dec. 7
October 7, 2016
INDIEWATCH: 'Easy' a welcome addition to Netflix lineup
Netflix and Amazon have been ramping up their original series for the past couple of years. With shows like Amazon's "Transparent" and "Mozart...
October 7, 2016 - 6:30am
October 6, 2016
ALBUM REVIEW: Taylor’s ‘Churches’ not built to last
A quick search of the internet reveals that singer Scarlett Taylor is around age 19 or 20. This is important to this review because it seems...
October 6, 2016 - 6:00am
October 5, 2016
Video game review: ‘NBA 2K17’ continues to innovate, but story mode leaves us wanting
“NBA 2K17” is a beautiful, deep game that soars above its nearest competitor. It also illustrates how far sports games have to go before...
October 5, 2016 - 9:00pm
October 2, 2016
Review: ‘Blue Viola’ plays the operatic blues
The tightrope act that a 21st century opera must perform is both to please opera purists and to connect with a new generation of opera-goers. Contemporary composer Peter Hilliard and librettist Matt Boresi bring their modern sensibilities to their opera, “Blue Viola,” the season...
October 2, 2016 - 8:09pm
September 29, 2016
Review: 'One River' gives the St. Louis its due
Lake Superior gets all the attention — splashy showoff that “she” is. In their premiere performance of “One River,” playwright and UMD professor Tom Isbell and his strong 11-member ensemble celebrate that other body of water in our backyard by telling stories about the...
September 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
ALBUM REVIEW: Pixies find chemistry with new face on bass
Imagine you’re a member of the Pixies. From the late ’80s to the early ’90s, you’re in one of the biggest, most beloved alternative-rock...
September 29, 2016 - 12:00am
September 23, 2016
Music review: Channeling Liberace, Saffert dazzles on the 88 keys
Long before Cher, Elton John, Madonna and Lady Gaga became celebrities who gained fame for their audaciousness, an unassuming Wisconsin-born pianist set the entertainment world on its ear. Liberace, who played piano from the age of 4, might have tried the classical piano route to...
September 23, 2016 - 11:41pm
September 22, 2016
Theater Review: Playhouse cast milks big laughs from farce
The Duluth Playhouse once again opened its new season with a farce on Thursday night, Ray Cooney’s “It Runs in the Family.” Throughout the evening, director Robert Lee’s cast demonstrated an amazing ability to milk bigger laughs than what was warranted on the printed page....
September 22, 2016 - 11:06pm
Album review: ‘Hollywood Bowl’ proves Beatles were unbeatable live
Out of all the bands in the world, no one is as well-documented as The Beatles. Their whereabouts and activities on literally any given day during their time in the spotlight are a matter of public record. This is a band whose existence was parsed in every conceivable way while they...
September 22, 2016 - 12:00am
September 16, 2016
Movie review: What ‘Blair Witch’ lacks in originality, it makes up with dullness
It wasn’t a smart script or great acting that made “The Blair Witch Project” a box office sensation in 1999. It was the creative way the...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
IN THEATERS: 'Don't Think Twice' brings more than laughs
In "Don't Think Twice," things seem all warm, fuzzy and funny for improv comedy troupe the Commune. They prep for a show by doing word-association...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
September 15, 2016
ALBUM REVIEW: Oddness abounds on Rob Nelson’s ‘Arrival’
True weirdos are hard to find. Lots of musicians play at being bizarre, but most of them are shrewd, canny businesspeople in meat suits or funny...
September 15, 2016 - 12:00am
Movie review: ‘Snowden’ is the Hollywood version of events in NSA leak case
“Snowden” opens with the caveat that this is a “dramatization” of events that happened between 2004 and 2013. It’s an important message...
September 15, 2016 - 12:00am
September 8, 2016
ALBUM REVIEW: Wilco turns music down and reins it in
It’s only been a year since the surprise release of the cheekily titled “Star Wars,” an album that saw Wilco turning up the clamor and...
September 8, 2016 - 12:00am
September 1, 2016
ALBUM REVIEW: Ex-Duluthian Bonar takes a look back
It’s been awhile since Haley Bonar was “Duluth’s Haley Bonar,” if she ever really was. When she got discovered by Low’s Alan Sparhawk...
September 1, 2016 - 12:00am