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Interior secretary wants more 'front line' help in national parks, but can't give details
South Dakota meat processor cuts deal with ABC in 'pink slime' defamation case
Russia says will respond 'with dignity' if USA mounts Syria strike
'I don't like bullies': Reporter explains why he confronted Sarah Huckabee Sanders
'Serial destroyer' of Ten Commandments statues won't stop ramming his car into them
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Help wanted, eh? Northwestern Ontario steps up recruitment of American workers
Earth Rider Brewery project gets state grant
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
Hoops Brewing opens in Canal Park
NBA star Curry to compete in Web.com Tour event
Knicks cut ties with Jackson after 3 years
Red Sox top Twins without suspended Farrell
Baseball: Everyday players are a dying breed
Northwoods League: Huskies' woes worsen
Granola mixed with cheeky humor
HOOPS ON HOPS: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Art Gallery: Wall art
QUICK FIX: Try this refreshing salad for the Fourth, or anytime
Duluth-made film, ‘No Blood of Mine,’ gets local screening
Harlan and Betty Putikka
Jim and Lynn Pohl
Project Joy donation check
Glenn and Sonia Lee
Raymond and Carol
Roger A DeByle
Edith Elizabeth Bubli
Keith Rex Wright
Diane M. Misgen
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Our View: Prep now for downtown disruption
Local View: Vaccinations are a shared responsibility
Reader's View: Column's laws of economics don't stand up
Reader's View: GOP can't be proud of its health care bill
2017 Nice Fish Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 26, 2017
Field Reports: More sea lampreys found in lower Knife River
NE Minnesota deer permit area boundaries to change
Walleyes and wilderness: Good fishing is just part of the package in Quetico adventure
Pet of the Week for June 27, 2017
Carrying the torch
A Canadian's View: Sister Cities visit showed beauty of Duluth
June 26, 2017
WLSSD passes sump pump, lateral line ordinance
The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District passed a new ordinance Monday requiring all municipalities it serves for sewage service to pass new...
June 26, 2017 - 5:44pm
June 25, 2017
Sump pump, line inspections will be mandatory before home sales
Starting sometime soon, anyone selling a home or business property in the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District service area will need to...
June 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
May 23, 2017
Sewage line leak in Esko will need big fix
The main sewage line running from Cloquet to the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District plant in Duluth has sprung a leak in Esko. The line, which handles up to 20 million gallons of wastewater per day, is broken in the median of County Highway 61 near Sorila Road, WLSSD officials...
May 23, 2017 - 4:18pm
May 15, 2017
River Quest still reaching students after 25 years
As a wall of fog gathered on shore, the open-air balcony aboard the Vista Star was the place to be on a gloomy Monday. "Oh, by far," said Aaron...
May 15, 2017 - 6:21pm
September 27, 2016
No change in garbage, sewer rates at WLSSD
Despite facing rapidly increasing electric bills, the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District has decided not to raise sewage treatment or garbage...
September 27, 2016 - 1:36pm
August 19, 2016
Former PCA, WLSSD director Chuck Williams dies
Chuck Williams — a top official with Iron Range mining companies who also headed Duluth's sewage treatment operations and led the Minnesota...
August 19, 2016 - 2:28pm
July 2, 2016
Debate over biosolids reignites
The application of biosolids to farm fields in the Northland has sparked debate for decades — with some farmers praising the Western Lake Superior...
July 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 18, 2016
Volunteers needed for St. Louis River cleanup
The St. Louis River Alliance is looking for volunteers — by themselves or in groups — to help clean up the river on Saturday. The Alliance will hold its annual river cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon this year along the creek at 49th Avenue West in Duluth. Volunteers can show up at...
May 18, 2016 - 5:49pm
March 31, 2016
Déjà poo: Despite massive investments in its sewer system, Duluth reports overflow
Just nine months after a federal judge lifted a consent decree, which had ordered the city of Duluth to stem the flow of untreated wastewater...
March 31, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 2, 2016
Recycle your tree
With the start of the new year, many people in the Northland will be taking down their Christmas trees this weekend. Here’s a roundup of free “treecycling” opportunities offered by the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District in Duluth. These sites accept trees only, free of...
January 2, 2016 - 12:00am
October 19, 2015
Bygones for Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015
News Tribune, Oct. 20, 1975 * American Hoist & Derrick Co. of St. Paul is planning a dedication and formal opening later this week of its new manufacturing facility in Duluth. The $5.5 million plant on the waterfront is expected to eventually employ about 300 workers. * The...
October 19, 2015 - 10:36pm
October 9, 2015
Eh?: Unwanted drug drop-off today
The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District is hosting a free collection event for unwanted or expired medications today at its Household Hazardous Waste Facility in Duluth. The collection will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today; the facility is located at 2626 Courtland...
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
September 28, 2015
WLSSD 2016 budget sees small changes
The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District board on Monday approved a schedule of fees for sewage treatment and solid-waste services in 2016 with few changes from this year. The WLSSD's rates for wastewater services will increase by 1.1% in 2016 while solid-waste fees will be...
September 28, 2015 - 7:28pm
August 20, 2015
Sustainability showcase scheduled for this evening
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Upper Lakes Foods and the Duluth Superior Eco Rotary Club will showcase their efforts to become more sustainable — economically, socially and environmentally — at an event in Duluth this evening. Sustainable Twin Ports...
August 20, 2015 - 12:00am
June 23, 2015
Court order on Duluth's sewage overflows is over
It took more than a decade of effort and upwards of $160 million, but a federal judge has agreed that Duluth has finally fixed its problem of...
June 23, 2015 - 10:05pm