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City estimates $18.4 million in storm damage
Astro Bob blog: BepiColombo Mission to Mercury Launches Tonight
Autopsy results point to likely cause of death of former Fargo All-American, Northern State University wrestler
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin still plans to attend Saudi anti-terror finance meeting after Khashoggi disappearance
Matters of record received Oct. 19, 2018
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Duluth library wants in on medical district planning
Cleveland-Cliffs announces third quarter results, dividend
Burger King’s new ‘Nightmare King’ burger will actually give you nightmares, scientists say
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
American Crystal Sugar among businesses cited for pollution
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Rihanna reportedly turned down Super Bowl halftime show in support of Colin Kaepernick
Former USA Gymnastics president had 'troubling' contact with FBI during Nassar investigation
Prep soccer: Denfeld's win twice as nice
Price-less: Red Sox KO Astros to reach World Series
Prep report: McGregor, Isle combine for 130 points in football
Photo essay: Treats at the zoo
Sam Cook column: Whole-hearted help from across the ocean
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#MeToo stories of harassment compel local artists to rethink work
Jake & Ann Bok Happy 75th Anniversary!
Rodger & Eileen (Altonen) Mattson
Ronald & Shirley Nylund
Christian George Busche
Diane G. Lavern
Bernadine Marie Gothard
Rolanda Jean "Lana" Johnson
Catharine Jane Heim
Local View: Firefighters given gear they need: Why a debate over equipping police?
Our View / Editorial: Ecklund's knowledge as vast as 3A
Reader's View: Trump not helping economic matters
Reader's View: No more taxpayers' dollars for schools
Reader's View: Catholic Church must hold itself accountable
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
Duluth School District
October 17, 2018
Duluth ACT scores dip
Both state of Minnesota and Duluth school district's score averages fell for the national ACT college entrance exam in 2018. The numbers, published...
October 17, 2018 - 6:00am
October 2, 2018
Duluth schools, police, awarded federal safety grant
The city of Duluth was awarded $468,750 for its efforts to improve school security. The Duluth Police Department and the Duluth school district...
October 2, 2018 - 5:31pm
October 1, 2018
Few Northland schools win security money
Only 10 percent of Minnesota schools vying for new security improvement and violence prevention money were awarded any, and only a handful of...
October 1, 2018 - 6:00pm
September 18, 2018
School Board postpones Red Plan refinancing
The Duluth School Board voted unanimously on Tuesday to indefinitely postpone a plan to refinance Red Plan debt. Citing market variability,...
September 18, 2018 - 8:44pm
September 10, 2018
Duluth School Board to vote on debt refinancing
The Duluth School Board will vote next week to refinance more Red Plan debt. The move, recommended by financial advisers, is expected to reduce...
September 10, 2018 - 7:40pm
September 8, 2018
Northland schools take a stronger stance against dangerous threats
Lock the door, turn out the lights and huddle under a desk. Since the mass school shootings at Columbine High School in 1999, that method of...
September 8, 2018 - 9:22pm
Background from the Superintendent: Successful referendum would increase opportunities for students
On Nov. 6, voters will be asked to consider renewing and increasing education funding in Duluth. The proposed questions take into consideration...
September 8, 2018 - 9:19pm
Local View: More money for this School Board? This superintendent?
My involvement with Duluth school district issues initially was spurred by a belief that citizens have a right to some input in taxing and spending...
September 8, 2018 - 9:16pm
Reader's View: Students lose from district decisions
The Duluth public school district is always asking for more money for smaller class sizes — and class sizes keep getting bigger. The only...
September 8, 2018 - 9:12pm
Former board member sues Duluth schools
The Duluth school district is being sued by former Duluth School Board member Art Johnston for not responding to his requests for public data....
September 8, 2018 - 1:31am
September 6, 2018
Duluth math and reading scores increase, but gaps widen
The Duluth school district's state math and reading scores show slight improvement overall, but several student groups continue to fall dramatically...
September 6, 2018 - 5:57pm
September 4, 2018
Photos: First day of school
Laden with backpacks, students walked from their buses down the steps to the entrance of Congdon Park Elementary School Tuesday morning. Tuesday...
September 4, 2018 - 11:11am
August 30, 2018
New state education plan aims for equity, designates help to more schools
The results of a single test are no longer the main way to judge academic performance under Minnesota's new education accountability plan rolled...
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
August 14, 2018
Our View: New plan needed for Old Central
For more than 125 years, the Duluth school district has cared for its Central High School building, now known as Old Central, or even Historic...
August 14, 2018 - 6:54pm
August 5, 2018
Reader's View: Voters will bail out Duluth schools again
The Duluth School Board likely will ask voters to leave the levy as is or increase it. It likely will be up to the voters to do the board's job. So says a board member, which is presumptive at best. What if voters don't think past budget decisions worked? It's up to voters to hold...
August 5, 2018 - 3:55pm