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Minnesota dentist accused of inappropriately touching inmates at South Dakota jail
FBI seized recording of Trump and Cohen discussing payments for story of ex-model who alleged affair
UPDATED: 17 killed when duck boat sinks during storm in Missouri, police say
Trump suggests he's 'ready' to impose tariffs on every Chinese import
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Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Engwall Wolff’s Flower Shop closing in Superior
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Bayfront festival to oppose Line 3
Place a Business Announcement
Johnson, Fleetwood make second-round statements at British Open
Running: Potholes prove no problem for Park Point 5-Miler victors
NFL halts national anthem policy after talks with players union
Northwoods League: Huskies prevail over Larks
Five things Twins must do to contend in second half
Motorcycle club combines love of the road with love of Christ
Sam Cook column: Seeking open country upon re-entry
Things to Do
Chastity Brown returns to Bayfront Festival Park
Ron & Carol Schultz
Jim & Joyce Ekstrom
Ray & Millie Maciejeski
Hailey Grace Johnson
Ramona Marian Czubajkowski
Louis Thomas Lagerstrom
George Henry Myshack
David Michael Rajkovich
Betty Lou Sizer
Reader's View: Bring on fire ants to eliminate ticks
Local View: All of us -- even the wealthy -- know how to help each other
Reader's View: Again, who really wants roundabouts?
Reader's View: Glencore, Antofagasta not worth risk
National View: Can't celebrate America without celebrating freedom of press
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Bay Lake northwest of Mille Lacs
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 16, 2018
Fireweeds delight the roadsides of mid-July
Field Notes: Early youth deer hunts in Minnesota state parks
Ask a Trooper: Buses loading and unloading passengers
Lions International elects future leader from rural southern Minnesota
Minnesota State Fair touts new food and beer building, restrooms, rides
An Alabama man walked almost 20 miles to his new job. When his boss found out, he gave him a car.
Her 3-year-old was locked in a washing machine filling with water. Now she's warning parents.
Duluth School District
July 12, 2018
Duluth school district to phase out Smart Boards for basic displays
Smart Boards are set to be phased out from Duluth school district classrooms beginning next summer. A major selling point at the advent of the...
July 12, 2018 - 7:43pm
July 11, 2018
Our View: Duluth schools 'pretty high security'
With the tragedy and horror of school shootings becoming all too common, Duluthians can consider this assurance: "Physically, our buildings are...
July 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
July 9, 2018
Cost to restore Historic Old Central High School grows
The estimated price tag to maintain the landmark Historic Old Central High School has grown to nearly $25 million. The Duluth School Board will...
July 9, 2018 - 8:23pm
July 2, 2018
Duluth School Board OKs separation deal with CFO
Duluth School Board members agreed Monday, in a reluctant 4-2 vote, to a tentative “resignation and release” deal with chief financial officer...
July 2, 2018 - 6:19pm
June 24, 2018
Duluth School Board faces budget deadline
The Duluth School Board is expected to approve a "bare-bones" budget this week, ahead of the state's July 1 deadline. If the board doesn't, all...
June 24, 2018 - 8:21pm
Reader's View: Why are public tennis courts locked?
Tennis anyone? There are six almost brand new courts at Laura MacArthur Elementary, but alas, I have found them to often be under lock and key. They should be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. But more than once have I been unable to get in. These are courts paid for by all of...
June 24, 2018 - 2:44pm
June 19, 2018
Duluth schools CFO put on leave
The Duluth school district's chief financial officer was placed on paid administrative leave Monday. Doug Hasler has been employed by the school...
June 19, 2018 - 6:53pm
June 11, 2018
Duluth schools fill top positions
The Duluth school district has filled two top administrative positions. Jeff Horton has been tapped to replace assistant superintendent Amy Starzecki, and Gail Netland has replaced curriculum and instruction director Mike Cary. Horton was previously the director of student services...
June 11, 2018 - 9:13pm
June 5, 2018
Duluth teacher neglected students
A kindergarten teacher neglected two Congdon Park Elementary students when she left them outside alone for nearly 20 minutes, according to the...
June 5, 2018 - 9:45pm
May 29, 2018
Reader's View: Myles harmed district with push for Edison
I took issue with the Sunday, May 20 article about Duluth Edison Charter Schools ("'The right thing at the right time,' "). Duluth school district Superintendent Mark Myles was working at cross purposes when he promoted Edison. He was superintendent of District 709 and should have...
May 29, 2018 - 7:14pm
May 20, 2018
Duluth Edison honorees lauded for work to bring charter to town
Those unfamiliar with the origin story of Duluth Edison Charter Schools might be surprised to learn that the charter exists today because of...
May 20, 2018 - 12:02am
April 27, 2018
Former Central High School property now has a lower price
The Duluth school district has set a new price for the long-empty former Central High School.
April 27, 2018 - 5:19pm
April 25, 2018
In Response: Shine a bright light to next generation, as uncomfortable as it may be to do so
The Sunday, April 15 commentary in the News Tribune from the Duluth East High School English department, headlined, "'Mockingbird' has no equal,...
April 25, 2018 - 5:14pm
April 14, 2018
Scholar's View: To understand present, dig into past with texts like ‘Finn’
I write this to students, their teachers and parents. Although I could possibly use this platform with this specific moment to say so much on...
April 14, 2018 - 11:23pm
April 12, 2018
Dayton proposes new special education money
Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed an additional $19 million in special education funding for next year, as such expenses rise throughout the state....
April 12, 2018 - 5:08pm