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Minnesota police sergeant submits resignation, shares message after pleading DWI plea
Crashes back up I-35 in Duluth
Seven honored at Depot Foundation Circle of Friends
MnDOT addresses homeless encampment in downtown Duluth
Heart defect may have caused South Dakota college student's death
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American Crystal Sugar among businesses cited for pollution
Ashby co-op members authorize board to sell
PUC holds hearings on natural gas plant
Mega Millions and Powerball manipulated the odds to create monster jackpots
ERP Iron Ore assets auctioned off
Place a Business Announcement
Matt Read leaps from minor leagues to Wild's top line
Kevin Love's advice to Jimmy Butler: 'keep his head down and keep working'
Boo Timberwolves' Jimmy Butler, but don't stop there
Gophers' offensive line is reborn with 400-pound Daniel Faalele on the field
Woodbury's Brent Kallman will remain with Minnesota United in 2019
#MeToo stories of harassment compel local artists to rethink work
Movie review: 'The Guilty' uses sound, silence to great effect
Best bets: Ballet originals, The Dames and show tunes
Cirque du Soleil comes to Amsoil in April
Jake & Ann Bok Happy 75th Anniversary!
Rodger & Eileen (Altonen) Mattson
Ronald & Shirley Nylund
Diane G. Lavern
Bernadine Marie Gothard
Rolanda Jean "Lana" Johnson
Catharine Jane Heim
Lawrence R. "Butch" Kempton Jr.
Local View: Celebrate philanthropy, doing good
Candidate's View: Minnesota needs to be more welcoming to job creators
Our View / Endorsement: Tomczak a warrior for the Iron Range
Reader's View: Eliminate toxic parties, Electoral College
Candidate's View: Broadband, rural schools must be addressed in St. Paul
New deer disease confirmed at Minnesota farm
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 15, 2018
Anglers and hunters share their BWCAW stories
Ask a Trooper: Vehicle height maximums and minimums
Vastly different congregations sharing a Lakeside building
Abortion rights group hosts bake-off
'The most terrifying moment': 26 years later, Minnesota vet still battles effects of helicopter crash in Alaskan wilderness
Grandma's Brag Book
October 13, 2018
Reader's View: Newspaper errs on endorsement, mining
I was disappointed by the News Tribune's endorsement for St. Louis County Board in District 1 (Our View/Endorsement: "Booth has his focus on...
October 13, 2018 - 8:35pm
October 8, 2018
Sportsman's View: Sportsmen tackle Boundary Waters threats during Public Lands Month
September was Public Lands Month, a celebration of America's iconic public lands and waters. In northern Minnesota, we're privileged to have...
October 8, 2018 - 7:32pm
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
The United States Department of Agriculture will no longer pursue a mineral withdrawal proposal in the Rainy River Watershed and Superior National...
September 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
August 24, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Reports add more heat to mining debate
ST. PAUL — A conservative Minnesota think tank says copper and nickel mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is safe and...
August 24, 2018 - 10:10am
July 29, 2018
Economist's View: Mining generates 10 times more economic value than leisure, hospitality
This month, the News Tribune published a commentary by Sandra B. Zellmer and Alexandra B. Klass of the Center for Progressive Reform. In it,...
July 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
July 19, 2018
Reader's View: Glencore, Antofagasta not worth risk
The news of the Department of Justice investigating Glencore's finances for potential money-laundering continues the company's history of questionable integrity and financial soundness ("Glencore shares drop after US orders documents in corruption probe," July 3). Glencore is a major...
July 19, 2018 - 6:28pm
July 16, 2018
Professors' View: U-turn on Twin Metals a massive giveaway of irreplaceable public resources
Any Minnesotan who has ever dipped a canoe paddle, pitched a tent, or laced up a hiking boot while visiting the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
July 16, 2018 - 6:40pm
June 28, 2018
Twin Metals wants in on lawsuits
Twin Metals has filed motions to intervene in the recent lawsuits challenging the federal government’s decision to reinstate the company’s mineral leases in the Superior National Forest. The lawsuits, filed by environmental and conservation groups, challenge the Trump administration's...
June 28, 2018 - 2:25pm
June 25, 2018
More groups sue Department of Interior over mineral leases
More groups are suing the U.S. Department of the Interior, claiming its decision to reinstate Twin Metals' mineral leases was unlawful. In two...
June 25, 2018 - 3:28pm
June 21, 2018
Northern Minnesota businesses sue Dept. of Interior over mineral leases
A group of businesses is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over its decision to reinstate Twin Metals mineral leases. In a lawsuit filed...
June 21, 2018 - 5:37pm
June 5, 2018
Reader's View: Absurd to tie copper mining to refinery fire
Now some people who take it for granted that they are able to live clean, wonderful lives are coming out against copper mining because the refinery in Superior, full of flammable materials, caught on fire in a mishap.
June 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
May 24, 2018
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site
Twin Metals Minnesota on Thursday released new details for its underground copper-nickel mine planned near Ely, including a new location for...
May 24, 2018 - 5:34pm
May 3, 2018
Survey shows support for copper-nickel mining
A survey commissioned by a pro-mining group shows support for copper-nickel mining among voters in Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District. The survey, conducted April 3-5 and paid for by MiningMinnesota — a copper-nickel mining advocacy group — found that 57 percent of 8th District...
May 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
The U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday said it has reinstated the mining exploration leases for the proposed Twin Metals underground copper...
May 2, 2018 - 5:11pm
April 26, 2018
Local View: Minnesota's Arrowhead an outdoor economic engine
One of the hottest topics in Minnesota these days is how to strengthen our northern economy. However, new data proves it's already strong. Just...
April 26, 2018 - 9:23pm