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Transportation agencies weigh Blatnik Bridge’s life span
Shipping traffic for Oct. 23
More than 80 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access pipeline
Sunday's forecast for Duluth and the Northland: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers
Across the Northland, treatment courts bringing new approach to criminal justice
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AT&T clinches $85 billion deal for Time Warner to create entertainment powerhouse
Kwik Trip continues its expansion in the Northland
Massive cyberattack blocks popular websites
Global Village leaves downtown for Canal Park
Kwik Trip official tells of success through compassion
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: UMD hands USNTDP Under-18 squad its first win over NCAA team this season
Bulldogs survive a shootout with Beavers
College women's hockey: Bulldogs cap five-point weekend against Bemidji State with shootout win
Wentz, Bradford focused on Eagles-Vikings, not each other
Devils’ Hall scores in OT to sink Wild
Mystery letter to bakery inspires paying it forward
Quadruple amputee is now a makeup star on Instagram
Being a millennial, not needing the internet
CONNECTING WITH ART: When going to speak in classrooms, Holocaust survivor uses art to connect with students
Remodeled to suit: Family remodels home to suit multigenerational living
Madelyn Christian Robertson
Tom and Donna Nelson
Loren and Diane Erickson
MARY WINNIFRED CARVER LAWS
PATRICIA ANN EMBERG
PAULA S. (DAVIS) CARLSON
HELEN "JUNE" BRAUN
Local View: If ‘none of the above’ wins, reforms can follow
National View: Electoral College, please save us from Trump, Clinton
Non-Endorsement: This time for president, ‘none of the above’
Reader's view: For real change, vote for third-party candidates
Reader's view: Schultz has great ideas to improve our schools
Duluth woman takes trophy buck as part of Becoming an Outdoors Woman class
Ask a conservation officer: Neighbor’s dock disrupts swimming in front of cabin
Northland venison processors
Outdoors notes for Oct. 23
Field reports: Minnesota preliminary bear harvest up 35 percent
Grandma's Brag Book for Oct. 23, 2016
Snapshot for Oct. 23, 2016
Births for Oct. 23, 2016
Faces for Oct. 23, 2016
Students rally to end bullying, mental illness stigmas
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
April 7, 2015
Dayton push for bonding includes millions for Northland
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton unveiled an $842 million bonding bill Tuesday that includes significant appropriations for Northland colleges, facilities and projects. But it remains unclear whether the proposed package will gain much traction in the Legislature. If it is adopted, Dayton...
April 7, 2015 - 10:15pm
December 11, 2014
Bygones for Friday, Dec. 12, 2014
News Tribune, Dec. 12, 1974 * Duluth Mayor Ben Boo yesterday reaffirmed his intent to resign at the end of the year to become director of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District. Boo said he plans to submit a formal letter of resignation on his last day in office. * An ordinance...
December 11, 2014 - 9:57pm
November 26, 2014
Bygoens for Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014
News Tribune, Nov. 27, 1974 * The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District Board voted yesterday to offer the job of executive director with a salary of $30,000 to Duluth Mayor Ben Boo. Boo, who makes $25,260 as mayor, said he will discuss the offer with his family. * The U.S. Forest...
November 26, 2014 - 7:57pm
October 16, 2014
Bygones for Thrusday, Oct. 16, 2014
News Tribune, Oct. 16, 1974 * Ground was broken yesterday for the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District’s new sewage treatment plant near 27th Avenue West and the waterfront. Rep. Willard Munger of Duluth and other officials dug the first shovelfuls of earth to start the $60...
October 16, 2014 - 12:10am