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Bygones for March 24
Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Hagen endorses Fennessey for Superior mayor
Duluth's Nettleton Elementary School may be torn down
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Enbridge layoffs have 'limited' local effect
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
First ship of the season departs Twin Ports
Sears warns of 'substantial doubt' about company's future
NCAA tournament: Badgers' blue collars better than blue chippers
Prep boys basketball: North Woods wins on half-court heave (with video)
NCAA tournament: Oregon's trail leading to Final Four
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
College men's hockey: Bulldogs' Sandelin, Buckeyes' Rohlik renew acquaintance in NCAA West Regional
Bob Dylan opens up about life in northern Minnesota in new interview
Tips for socializing puppies
Photos: Northland pups on National Puppy Day
A classic trio: DSSO, LOON and Minnesota Ballet announce 2017-18 seasons
BEST BETS for March 23, 2017
Happy Birthday, Connie Carlsness!
Happy Birthday, Chance!
Happy Golden Birthday, Colin!
Valerie Anne Blain
Neoma "Bonnie" Stadin
Dona Faye Rupert
Lester C. Mattson
Nancy (Hermanson) Kelleher
Local view: Wellness day Saturday a chance to find hope
Our view: 'Neutral' ice penalizing places like Duluth
Reader's view: Block bills that bolster Big Tobacco
Reader's view: What Trump didn't say is worrisome
Mille Lacs walleyes catch and release again in 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 20, 2017
Field Reports: Eagle heads back south after Duluth visit
Ask a Conservation Officer: Rules for fish caught outside Minnesota
Houston's fishing report: Beware the ice of March
Pet of the Week
Ask a Trooper: Unmarked squad cars
Welding for veterans
Daredevils headed for worlds
Holy Rosary celebrates global diversity
June 21, 2016
Duluth School Board votes to replace rubber playground mulch
The Duluth School Board voted Tuesday night to move forward with plans to replace the rubber mulch that’s used on most district elementary...
June 21, 2016 - 10:25pm
June 16, 2016
Duluth school district examines debt refinancing
Property taxes for Duluth school district residents could be lower next year if the School Board votes to refinance some long-range facilities plan debt. The board heard from financial advisers Thursday who said that it was a good time market-wise to refinance one of the bonds purchased...
June 16, 2016 - 10:06pm
June 15, 2016
Duluth School Board to consider replacing rubber mulch
The rubber mulch found on most Duluth school district playgrounds — a material that has become controversial nationwide in recent months —...
June 15, 2016 - 9:55pm
June 6, 2016
Duluth school district to balance budget with contingency fund
The Duluth school district plans to dip into its contingency fund for next year to balance its budget. The district must make up a $3.3 million...
June 6, 2016 - 10:11pm
May 17, 2016
Duluth school district to keep 'zero hour'
The Duluth school district's zero hour has been saved, for now. Superintendent Bill Gronseth said Tuesday the budget item that would lead to...
May 17, 2016 - 8:00pm
May 16, 2016
Duluth School Board debates 'zero hour' cuts
Denfeld High School junior Julia Ketola does something unique to ensure she learns everything she wants to in a school district with just six...
May 16, 2016 - 10:00pm
May 15, 2016
Native American parents assess Duluth schools
An annual report by Native American parents says the Duluth school district isn't doing enough to educate Native American students, but those parents say they are seeing some progress. The state-mandated parent advisory committee presented its findings to the School Board last week...
May 15, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 10, 2016
Homeless youth on the rise in Duluth schools
The Duluth school district and its Head Start program are expected to serve 550 homeless youth by the end of the school year, a number that has increased by more than 20 percent since 2012. The number jumped after that year because the district began working more closely with St....
May 10, 2016 - 10:00pm
May 2, 2016
Duluth School Board again rejects negotiating with charter over Central
Second verse, same as the first. After 2½ hours of impassioned pleas from audience members and sometimes testy exchanges among board members...
May 2, 2016 - 11:18pm
May 1, 2016
School Board Member's View: Not selling Central will put school district at great risk
Selling Central to be used by our 20-year-old public charter school offends a segment of Duluth, despite the fact that it is in the short- and...
May 1, 2016 - 9:03pm
April 29, 2016
Duluth School Board will hold special meeting to revisit possible Central sale
The Duluth School Board on Monday will reconsider its decision on whether to negotiate a sale of the former Central High School property for...
April 29, 2016 - 6:53pm
April 16, 2016
Carlton-Wrenshall school district consolidation talks end in stalemate
Perhaps the only consensus on the issue of consolidation between the Carlton and Wrenshall school districts is that there is no consensus. And that, effectively, means that the issue is dead again — although both school boards have yet to vote on the issue. More than 75 residents...
April 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
April 12, 2016
Welty asks School Board to reconsider Central offer
Duluth School Board member Harry Welty has asked the board to reconsider its decision regarding an offer on the Central High School property....
April 12, 2016 - 9:50pm
March 31, 2016
Central High School offer rejected
The Duluth School Board voted against negotiating the sale of the former Central High School property Thursday night in a special meeting. The...
March 31, 2016 - 10:30pm
March 30, 2016
Our View: Waive policies, negotiate sale
Then, district, go to work to better market schools The popular choice, the easy choice, is clear: Take the money and run. An affiliate of Duluth...
March 30, 2016 - 10:00pm