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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
White House may crack down on recreational marijuana use
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
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Cirrus shipments grew in 2016
Uber, Lyft in Duluth in April at earliest
Presidential permit needed for Enbridge pipeline expansion
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
Buzz Frenzy offers focused Facebook marketing
College men's hockey: Northland contingent keys UMD's win over Miami
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Special teams prove pivotal for Bulldogs in 4-3 win over Miami
Today's prep girls hockey playoff game
Prep report: Grand Rapids' Hamling hits 2,000 in victory
La La Love it or not? Local musical-theater circles weigh in on Oscar frontrunner
Things to Do for Feb. 24, 2017
SAM COOK COLUMN: Beyond Ron: The loss of a good man
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings & Writers
Dave and Louise Gartzke
Happy 91st Birthday, Walter!
Shirley Marie Barber
Thomas "Tom" Michael Wiss
Leroy Donald Dobosinski
Ronald Wayne Koski
Reader's View: Parking law doesn't work in Gary-New Duluth
Reader's View: Statement of support for Muslims appreciated
Local View: Putting price on carbon a bipartisan climate solution
Other View: Curb cell use while driving
Other View: Real ID bills deserve passage
MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 21, 2017
Houston's fishing report
Sam Cook column: 'Boat show' a mirror of life in the North
Deer planning meetings coming to Duluth, Mountain Iron
Pets of the Week
Faces for Feb. 12, 2017
Through Readers' Eyes
Make a Difference
January 28, 2017
Court to Wisconsin GOP: Redraw election maps
MADISON — After striking down Wisconsin's legislative maps as unconstitutional two months ago, a federal court Friday ordered Gov. Scott Walker and lawmakers to redraw the districts by Nov. 1 to ensure their use in the fall 2018 elections. The three-judge federal panel rejected...
January 28, 2017 - 8:01am
January 27, 2017
Wisconsin union membership down nearly 40 percent since Act 10
Union membership in Wisconsin is down nearly 40 percent since Republicans passed legislation known as Act 10 that all but eliminated collective bargaining for public workers, new federal data show. In 2016, the percentage of public and private workers who were members of unions was...
January 27, 2017 - 6:07pm
January 26, 2017
Audit: Wisconsin DOT vastly underestimated project costs
MADISON — The cost of major road projects in Wisconsin doubled between the time they were planned and built, a sweeping audit of the state Department of Transportation revealed Thursday.
January 26, 2017 - 10:07pm
Warm winter means no rest for Madeline Island ferries
Usually by mid-January all four of the Madeline Island Ferry Line boats are out of service, with crews busy performing maintenance and getting...
January 26, 2017 - 6:03pm
January 24, 2017
Wisconsin bill would block required project labor agreements
MADISON — Local governments in Wisconsin could no longer require contractors to reach agreements with labor unions to work on major projects, under a bill that came before an Assembly committee Tuesday.
January 24, 2017 - 6:12pm
January 23, 2017
Walker: Parents should work 80 hours a month to get food stamps
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker wants parents who receive food stamps to work at least 80 hours per month to continue to receive benefits, he announced...
January 23, 2017 - 7:07pm
Man formally charged with killing NW Wisconsin deputy
A Rusk County man allegedly told sheriff's Deputy Dan Glaze on Oct. 25 that he was tired of his contacts with authorities, saying he would shoot...
January 23, 2017 - 3:52pm
January 22, 2017
NFL playoffs: Falcons stop Packers' march to Super Bowl
The Atlanta Falcons beat the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the National Football Conference Championship on Sunday to book their place in the Super...
January 22, 2017 - 7:22pm
College men's basketball: Badgers still have Gophers' number
MINNEAPOLIS — Wisconsin sophomore Ethan Happ couldn't help but sprawl out on the Williams Arena court when Minnesota's final shot attempt...
January 22, 2017 - 1:11pm
January 21, 2017
Rare illness linked to rats identified in Wisconsin, Illinois
A rare viral illness linked to facilities where rats are bred has been confirmed in Wisconsin and Illinois, according to state officials. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the Illinois Department of Public Health, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are...
January 21, 2017 - 8:14am
January 19, 2017
Apostle Islands sea caves opening is looking 'less likely'
The popular, ice-coated Apostle Islands sea caves won't be opening anytime in the near future, officials say. "For all those hoping for ice caves,...
January 19, 2017 - 8:40pm
Lottery ticket gift pays off for Wisconsin newlywed
A Christmas gift bought in Minnesota paid off big-time on New Year's Day for a Wisconsin newlywed. Delane Emery, of Webster in Northwestern Wisconsin, claimed his $1 million prize — subject to taxes, of course — on Wednesday at the Minnesota Lottery's headquarters. Emery,...
January 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
January 18, 2017
Wisconsin's budget picture gets $714 million brighter
Wisconsin's biennial budget picture got $714 million brighter Wednesday, with a projected deficit turning into a small surplus, according to the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau. Fiscal bureau director Bob Lang reported tax revenues are expected to be $455 million higher than...
January 18, 2017 - 8:04pm
January 17, 2017
Senators introduce bill to delist wolves
Senators from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming on Tuesday introduced their version of a bill that would once again allow hunting and trapping...
January 17, 2017 - 3:17pm
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House Taxes Committee chairman is tired of dealing with Wisconsin about income taxes. So Chairman Greg Davids, R-Preston,...
January 17, 2017 - 2:54pm