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Update: Fire damages housing units on East Second Street
Update: Mountain Iron man killed in three-vehicle accident
Fargo Zamboni driver arrested on suspicion of DUI
Director of North Shore Community School resigns
Duluth News Tribune staffers win several awards in MNA contest
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Investigation finds design flaw caused Canada mine dam spill
New tenants revealed for BlueStone Commons retail development in Duluth
Cliffs Natural Resources seeks creditor protection in Canada
Allete to invest $168 million in U.S. Water Services
Duluth physician sued in connection with Minnesota country club’s closure
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Timberwolves fall to 76ers
Prep report: Duluth East girls edge International Falls at buzzer
Reader's View: Don’t spend money to save outdated library
Reader's View: Hog feedlots a huge source of pollution
Reader's View: Duluth police build positive relations with youth
Did NCAA restore Paterno’s good name?
Pro/Con: Did NCAA restore Paterno’s good name?
Rap mogul Suge Knight arrested after hit-and-run in LA
Faces & Names: Lambert again leads ACM with eight nods
Faces & Names: Damon, et. al. own up to Deflategate
Faces & Names: Davis says ‘Murder’ Season 2 a go
Review: ‘Turn of the Screw’ staging feeds the audience’s imagination
GROWING TOGETHER: Here's a timeline for preparing your garden for this year
LIVING SMART: Don't take kitchen appliances for granted
Home remodel considerations
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Caring for dumb cane
YOUR PLACE: Consider ways to battle 'energy vampires'
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Ice Fish for 2014-2015
Wisconsin broadens walleye management options
DNR postpones aquatic invasive species decal program
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 26, 2015
In the Arrowhead 135 winter race, you’re going to suffer
Five questions with Max Medlin: Working the railroad with volunteers
More Fall 2014 Dean's Lists
More Dean's Lists for Fall 2014
Through Readers' Eyes for Jan. 25, 2015
Helping Out for January 25, 2015
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January 30, 2015
A split over truth: ‘The Nine,’ ex-members of religious colonies, say their lives are new
The sheltered, simple life of a traditional religious colony isn’t what it appears on the surface, say members of a group who rejected their upbringing and are making a new life for themselves in north-central Wisconsin. “There was always strife; there was always fighting,”...
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January 29, 2015
Appeals panel: Rule that barred Solidarity Singers was unconstitutional
In a long-awaited ruling that will affect similar cases, a Wisconsin appeals court ruled Thursday that a lower court properly dismissed citations against a participant in the daily noontime Solidarity Singalong at the state Capitol, because the rule that he violated was unconstitutional. The...
January 29, 2015 - 10:05pm
UW System president ‘frustrated’ by governor’s comments on faculty
University of Wisconsin System president Ray Cross has blasted recent comments by Gov. Scott Walker that UW faculty should teach more classes and work harder. “I’m frustrated over that,” Cross said Thursday in a radio interview. “I think it’s a shame that people don’t...
news / education
January 29, 2015 - 10:03pm
UWS, already dealing with budget shortfall, could face further cuts
Already grappling with a $4.5 million budget gap, the University of Wisconsin-Superior could face even greater financial strain if Gov. Scott Walker has his way. Walker is proposing a 13 percent cut in state funding for the University of Wisconsin System in his 2015-17 state budget...
news / education
January 29, 2015 - 9:58pm
January 28, 2015
Ashland man in fair condition after crash with school bus
The man injured on Tuesday when his vehicle rear-ended a school bus near Ashland was listed in fair condition on Wednesday at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center. The Wisconsin State Patrol said Paul J. Farkas, 49, of Ashland ran into the bus on State Highway 13 just south...
January 28, 2015 - 5:24pm
January 27, 2015
NBA: Bucks improve to 3-0 against Heat this season
MIAMI — The Miami Heat first lost shooting guard Dwyane Wade to a right hamstring injury in the third quarter, then lost the game altogether as the Milwaukee Bucks prevailed 109-102 on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. Milwaukee, which outscored the Heat in bench points...
sports / basketball
January 27, 2015 - 11:02pm
Gogebic Taconite stops work at Wisconsin mine site
The president of mining company Gogebic Taconite said it’s unlikely they’ll resume work at the proposed mine site in the Penokee Hills this winter. President Bill Williams said they had plans for more monitoring wells, but that’s been delayed. He said they’re stalling work...
January 27, 2015 - 10:18pm
January 26, 2015
Washburn County man pleads guilty in double-fatal crash
A Washburn County man has pleaded guilty to a double-fatal crash that allegedly occurred while he was driving under the influence of alcohol and at speeds in excess of 120 mph. Edward T. Depies, 27, of Springbrook, Wis., was charged in April 2014 with four felonies in the July...
January 26, 2015 - 10:22pm
January 25, 2015
NBA: Bucks enjoy romp over Pistons
MILWAUKEE — Offense has been hard to come by lately for the Milwaukee Bucks, who hadn’t reached the century mark since the calendar flipped to 2015. But Milwaukee got plenty of scoring Saturday night, shooting 50 percent from the field and making 11 3-pointers in a 101-86 romp...
sports / basketball
January 25, 2015 - 9:11pm
Time to enter Wisconsin business plan contest
Do you have a great idea for a high-tech business? Are you serious enough to follow through with some help? If you live in Wisconsin, then consider entering this year’s Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. To enter, submit your business idea in 250 words at govsbizplancontest.com....
January 25, 2015 - 6:39pm
January 23, 2015
Wisconsin father accused of stabbing infant daughter to death
A Wisconsin man is suspected of stabbing his 5-month-old daughter to death in her crib on Friday and killing a family friend in a violent attack in which two other people were wounded, including the child's mother, Milwaukee police said. The baby's 19-year-old mother and her 22-year-old...
news / crime
January 23, 2015 - 3:46pm
January 22, 2015
Iron Range man dies in Wisconsin crash
A 61-year-old Iron Range man died Wednesday when he lost control of the semi he was driving near Menomonie, Wis. Dana Salisbury of Pengilly crashed at about 7 p.m. while traveling east on Interstate 94, the Wisconsin State Patrol reported in a news release. Salisbury's rig traveled...
news / iron range
January 22, 2015 - 2:45pm
Superior man gets 25-year sentence for child pornography
A 49-year-old Superior man has been sentenced to 25 years in a federal prison after pleading guilty to producing child pornography. Roger Aleshire, 49, was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge James Peterson. He pleaded guilty in federal district court in Wisconsin on Nov....
news / crime
January 22, 2015 - 2:45pm
Our view: Step on it, Wisconsin
We Minnesotans can find it a bit perturbing — OK, downright annoying — to be cruising along at a nice 70 mph clip on the interstate only to cross into Wisconsin and have to suddenly flip off our cruise control and bring our speed down to 65, lest we risk a run-in with a trooper. Actually,...
opinion / our view
January 22, 2015 - 12:01am
January 19, 2015
Wis. GOP lawmakers revive push for 70 mph speed limit
MADISON — Assembly Republicans are making another attempt at raising the speed limit to 70 mph, and they’re hoping they can get their Senate colleagues to come along for the ride this time. The Assembly in 2013 approved hiking the highway speed limit by 5 mph, but the measure...
January 19, 2015 - 11:08pm