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Bygones for April 23, 2018
The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
Volunteers clean up Skyline Parkway on Earth Day
Marshall, East robotics teams to compete at worlds
Garness hired for St. Louis County records post
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39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Conlan joins Labor World
Joe Stariha joins Superior Fuel
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 23
Opportunity knocking: Zones could spur investment in poor neighborhoods
Place a Business Announcement
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Drag racing: Anderson third in NHRA event
College softball: UMD win streak hits 11
Prep softball: Pitcher-catcher battery charges Eskomos
Chuck Frederick column: Thanks, Sir Sid, for the oddest autograph ever
A splash of realism: Duluth painter hones her style for animal paintings
Readings & Writers for April 15, 2018
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Ask a Master Gardener: Nontoxic methods can combat caterpillars
Anders Owen Dean Reeder
Ardelle "Ole" Purcell is Turning 90!
George Robert Walker
Sally K. "Chick" Guyer
Caroline Marie Stangel
Thomas Harold Abbey Jr.
Marie Anne Ward
Reader's View: Saying it again: Fosle should resign
Gun restrictions pro/con: Thoughts, prayers are nice, but laws make the difference
Guns restrictions pro/con: Strict gun control doesn't work, can't be enforced
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Ask a Conservation Officer: When is sturgeon season?
Grand Marais, Cook County propose new regional park
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish's reproduction on St. Louis River
Steger plugging away on barren lands solo trek
Field Reports: Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population healthy
Duluth 'groupies': Facebook fan clubs chat, share, reminisce about city
Through Readers' Eyes
April 18, 2018
Nordic Center bids slightly over estimate
The lowest bid for the proposed Grand Avenue Nordic Center at the bottom of Spirit Mountain came in slightly over the estimated cost.
April 18, 2018 - 7:21pm
April 9, 2018
Snowboarder dies after Spirit Mountain accident
A 20-year-old man died Sunday as a result of injuries suffered in a snowboarding accident at Spirit Mountain Recreation Area in Duluth. The...
April 9, 2018 - 7:27pm
March 25, 2018
'Duluth Parks Series' launches Thursday at Hoops Brewing
Duluth Running Co. is partnering with DLH Clothing and Hoops Brewing to organize a series of events that invest in area parks. The Duluth Parks...
March 25, 2018 - 8:41am
March 21, 2018
Alpine skiing: Winberg qualifies for nationals
Ashley Winberg of Hermantown is one of two Minnesota girls selected to compete in the U.S. Nationals and U.S. Junior Championships that begin today in Sun Valley, Idaho. She will be participating as part of the Rocky/Central Alpine team and go against the best skiers in the United...
March 21, 2018 - 9:09pm
March 7, 2018
Pressroom Podcast: Here comes Chad Salmela
Even if you aren’t a cross country skiing fan chances are you still heard Chad Salmela’s famous gold medal call during the Olympics in Pyeongchang,...
March 7, 2018 - 5:22am
March 4, 2018
Outdoors Notes for March 4, 2018
Voyageurs National Park offers these events at Rainy Lake Visitor Center unless noted. Go to voyageurs.org/calendar for details. • What can we learn from the early morning bird choir?, 2-4 p.m. today • Let's go camping!, 2-4 p.m. March 11. • Winter storytelling, 2-4 p.m. March...
March 4, 2018 - 1:12am
March 3, 2018
Nordic skiing: Locals win Pepsi Challenge
Duluth's Bryan Cook won the Pepsi Challenge 50-kilometer freestyle ski race Saturday at Giants Ridge near Biwabik. Cook, skiing 2-minute, 48-second kilometer splits, was timed in 2 hours, 20 minutes and 12 seconds to beat Adam Swank of Duluth by more than a minute. Hannah Bettendorf...
March 3, 2018 - 5:44pm
March 2, 2018
Still on the slopes: Longtime Spirit Mountain ski-patrollers still enjoying their service
They have been ski-patrollers at Spirit Mountain for longer than many on the slopes have been alive. And they're still at it. One of them is...
March 2, 2018 - 9:58pm
February 24, 2018
Gregg, Gloersen capture Birkebeiner titles
HAYWARD — Caitlin Gregg of North Minneapolis won her fifth women’s title and Anders Gloersen of Norway captured the men’s title at the...
February 24, 2018 - 6:09pm
February 22, 2018
Birkie basks in the glow
Ben Popp was reached by NFL representatives last July inquiring if the American Birkebeiner cross-country ski marathon had any interest in partnering...
February 22, 2018 - 10:21pm
A flurry of gold as Winter Games near conclusion
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Switzerland's Michelle Gisin held off the might of American Alpine skiing to win the women's combined at the...
February 22, 2018 - 3:36pm
February 21, 2018
Minnesota's Vonn gone from Olympics? Don't bank on it just yet.
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Lindsey Vonn's bronze medal run in Wednesday's downhill was billed as her final bid for Olympic gold in the...
February 21, 2018 - 11:29am
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins delivered the first Olympic cross-country medal for the United States since 1976...
February 21, 2018 - 6:47am
February 18, 2018
College Nordic skiing: Saints third at region meet
The St. Scholastica men's and women's teams each finished third Sunday at the NCAA Central Region Championships at Al Quaal Nordic Center in Ishpeming, Mich. Saints junior Greta Jenkins led the way with a ninth-place finish among collegiate skiers in the 5-kilometer classic race in...
February 18, 2018 - 5:46pm
Ask a Conservation Officer: Cross-country ski pass rules
Q: I buy a Minnesota ski pass most years, but not always at the beginning of the year. Do I need to purchase it before I ski on a grant-in-aid...
February 18, 2018 - 6:33am