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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Despite hospitality industry concerns, Visit Duluth offers support for sales tax increase
99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
Clear-plastic noise-barrier walls brighten neighborhoods along Twin Cities-area interstates
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for August 21
Business Snapshot: Infinity Massage & Wellness
Stocks for Aug. 21, 2017
Biz Buzz for Aug. 21, 2017
Dear Congress: A federal tax reform wishlist from the Northland
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
NHRA: Finish not a total drag for Line
Golf: Kolquist wins first Lakeview Medal
NFL: Moon paying close attention to Vikings' QB story
Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
Readings & Writers: 'Far From the Tree' and 'A Bag for a Pony'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Aug. 20, 2017
Plumber: Time to rethink the standard bar sink
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
Frank and Gert Tarnowski
Walter & Elizabeth Stafford
Daniel John Craven
Bryan Herbert "Herbie" Akins
Doris Elaine Weiler
Mary Lillian Buryk Aufderheide
Nancy A. (Bette) Gaylord
Candidate's View: Vote for an equitable, healthy Duluth
Health Consumer Advocate's View: Fair, affordable health coverage is still possible
Reader's View: Restore educational vitality with Martell
Reader's View: ExxonMobil hid facts to protect profits
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Ask a Conservation Officer: How can you tell where the border is while fishing?
Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
Field Reports: Continental duck numbers remain above average
Nice Fish for Aug. 20, 2017
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota is reached
RecSports for Aug. 20
Mentor Duluth match
August 8, 2017
Saved from the landfill: artifacts from the News Tribune's past
Some relics of the past came back home to the News Tribune last week, thanks to the crew at the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District's Materials...
August 8, 2017 - 8:09pm
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