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Shipping traffic for July 3, 2015
UMD reduces tuition for MBA program
Bygones for July 3
Frozen stuffed chicken entrees linked to salmonella cases in Minnesota
Duluth forges ahead with Cirrus facility
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Duluth developer aims to draw big box retailer
Minnesota Power celebrates conversion of Laskin plant to natural gas
Allete Clean Energy acquires Pennsylvania wind farm
Sir Ben's under new owners
Biz Buzz for June 29
Nadal ousted in second round at Wimbledon
Local auto racing points standings
Local names & news
National View: America can rediscover greatness by rediscovering the Constitution
Reader's View: Bicyclists do help pay for city streets
Reader's View: Until DNR trespass resolved, clean-water rule won’t work
Other View: A celebration of freedom. Interpretations may vary
Reader's View: Mining companies have dismal environmental record
Faces & Names: Elisabeth Moss thriller set for release
Faces & Names: ‘The View’ revamp may cut Perez, Wallace
Pier concerts at Glensheen
The show must go on: Duluth-area actors share stories of onstage disasters
5 things for Apple (and you) to keep in mind as Apple Music is launched
Horoscopes for July 3
Readings and Writers
Allen Klein, manager of rock bands, emerges from shadows
Take our July 4 quiz
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
DNR: Minnesota grouse count about the same as last year
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 29, 2015
Superior angler is the 'Sturgeon General'
Balancing act: Lake Superior rocks inspire fleeting sculptures
More Spring 2015 Dean's Lists and President's Honor Roll
Helping Out for June 28, 2015
Neighbors: Linguist keeps ear open for Duluth accents
Posse of purple piccolo piping pranksters pirate precious protuberance, preposterous or a classically clever caper?
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July 2, 2015
Wisconsin man charged with threatening to kill Obama in La Crosse
Federal authorities on Thursday charged a Tomah man with making threats to kill President Barack Obama during his visit to La Crosse today. A warrant was issued for Brian D. Dutcher, 55, who was charged Thursday with making a threat to kill the president. The threat was made in...
news / crime
10 hours 20 min ago
Walker to announce presidential bid, aides say
WASHINGTON — Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will announce his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination on July 13, aides said...
15 hours 47 min ago
Obama visits Wisconsin to tout federal overtime pay rule
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin — President Barack Obama put a political edge on his push for more overtime pay for U.S. workers on Thursday by touting...
17 hours 6 sec ago
July 1, 2015
Educators see Wisconsin tenure battle as predictor of coming trend
MILWAUKEE — With more voices joining the highly charged debate over tenure protections in the University of Wisconsin System, it has become increasingly clear that at least in education circles, what’s happening here is perceived as a bellwether for public universities across...
July 1, 2015 - 6:58pm
June 30, 2015
DNR will do full review of proposed pig farm near Ashland
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it will conduct a full-fledged environmental review of the proposed Badgerwood pig-raising facility near Ashland. DNR officials said they decided the Environmental Impact Statement process would be the "best way...
June 30, 2015 - 5:11pm
June 28, 2015
Late home runs push Brewers past Twins
MILWAUKEE — Home runs have been hard to come by this season for the Milwaukee Brewers, especially at home where they had been out-homered by...
sports / baseball
June 28, 2015 - 4:51pm
Wisconsin couple facing felony charges in 'funeral burglaries'
A couple from southern Wisconsin face felony charges and could spend more than a dozen years in prison in a scheme to burglarize the homes of people away at funerals, according to a criminal complaint filed in Milwaukee County Circuit Court. Emily Gabel, 23, and Jesse Bullis,...
news / crime
June 28, 2015 - 3:51pm
Do it: Explore Bark Bay Slough
Get up early some morning and plop a canoe or kayak into the Bark Bay Slough on the Wisconsin shoreline of Lake Superior between Herbster and Cornucopia. Look for the small sign along Wisconsin Highway 13. The slough is a 28-acre lagoon separated from Lake Superior by a 2-mile-long...
June 28, 2015 - 12:04am
June 25, 2015
Head of targeted Wisconsin DNR science bureau departing
The director of a Wisconsin science office facing severe budget cuts after riling Republicans with research on topics such as climate change has confirmed that he is retiring, with some predicting additional departures. Jack Sullivan, 62, said this week he has been told not to...
June 25, 2015 - 8:50pm
June 24, 2015
Walker signs bill repealing handgun waiting period in Wisconsin
MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker on Wednesday signed into law a bill repealing the state's 48-hour waiting period for handgun purchases,...
news / politics
June 24, 2015 - 5:16pm
June 23, 2015
Trial opens for alleged accomplice in Superior homicide
When Garth Velin was fatally shot by Chance Andrews in September, Kane Michael Robinson was sitting in a car several blocks away. But Velin's...
June 23, 2015 - 10:01pm
Victim of motorcycle fatality ID'd
Ashland County authorities have identified the body of a man who was killed in a van-motorcycle accident on Sunday morning. Gary A. Minkler, 68, of Roseburg, Ore., was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident at 7:30 a.m. on U.S. Highway 2 just east of Goslin Road in Sanborn...
June 23, 2015 - 9:22pm
Fundraiser underway to save Ashland artesian well
Cold water flowing year-round out of an artesian well in the city of Ashland has long drawn fans from near and far, including construction workers...
June 23, 2015 - 12:30am
June 21, 2015
Rockies enjoy one-sided win over Brewers
DENVER — The Rockies ended a long, disappointing stretch of games with a one-sided win Sunday, a 10-4 decision over the Milwaukee Brewers that...
sports / baseball
June 21, 2015 - 7:28pm
Do it: Summer in the caves
The past couple of winters, there’s been a lot of hoopla about visiting the sea caves in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Seeing the caves in summer is a completely different experience. Outfitters in the Bayfield area offer several ways to visit the sea caves, from kayaks...
June 21, 2015 - 12:09am