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Bygones for Jan. 24, 2018
Duluth School Board approves comp ed changes
Police: Minn. liquor store employee fatally shoots robber
Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
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Clarke jumps from health care into coal, iron ore
New brand for North Shore Bank
Commerce department reaffirms Line 3 opposition
Livestock organizations seek fix to reporting air releases from animal waste
How the government shutdown ended up being a $31 billion gift to the health care industry
Prep report: Seelye nets 45 in Grand Rapids win
College men's hockey: Bulldogs blanked in Mankato
Northwestern rallies to hand Gophers another home loss
College tennis: Saints favored to win UMAC
Pink hats of protest: Why women are ditching symbol of a movement
High ambition: Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
Theater review: 'Jungle Book' a memorable first-theater experience
Do you share the same values as your neighbor? That's 'The American Question'
Master Gardener: Baby rubber plant comes in many varieties
Beau Anthony Caywood
Charlie and Kathy Schaub
Grant Michael McKercher
David Boyd Irvine
Mary Louise Laumeyer
Lorraine Woods Foster
Rose A. Kerzinski
Our View: Really, it's OK to discuss mental health
Women's Health Center's View: Roe V. Wade anniversary marks struggle for reproductive rights
Reader's View: Replace U.S. Rep. Nolan with Phifer
Reader's View: Name-calling Democrats ignore US's own needs
Reader's View: Protecting human rights the duty of all
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 22, 2018
Flying down the Copper Peak ski jump is daunting; how about running up it?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Deer again prove elusive in Duluth city deer hunt
Field Reports: Silver Bay native catches big trout
Pets of the Week for Jan. 23, 2018
Faces for Jan. 21, 2018
Your Sports for Jan. 21, 2018
Through Readers' Eyes
Duluth School District
January 23, 2018
Duluth School Board approves comp ed changes
The Duluth School Board voted Tuesday unanimously in favor of a resolution that would allow individual schools in the district to keep 80 percent...
2 hours 45 min ago
January 21, 2018
Duluth School Board to consider comp ed changes
The Duluth School Board is expected to vote Tuesday on changes to how compensatory education funds are allocated. Each school generates a certain...
January 21, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 20, 2018
Can a buyer be found? School district working with city, county to sell long-vacant former Central HS
The valuable 77-acre former Duluth Central High School property has been for sale for more than six years — but these days, it's hard...
January 20, 2018 - 7:37pm
January 17, 2018
Duluth schools face nearly $4 million deficit
The Duluth school district is facing a nearly $4 million deficit in fiscal year 2019.
January 17, 2018 - 9:55pm
January 6, 2018
A test for equity: Duluth school district building a way to ensure its schools consider equity in decision-making
Disparities between the Duluth school district's eastern and western schools have been a concern for years, but in recent months complaints...
January 6, 2018 - 9:08pm
January 4, 2018
Reader's View: Congress shares blame for district woes
I taught in public schools. I still believe in them. As much as I would like to believe that the Duluth Edison schools' special education costs are the reason for the Duluth school district's current budget shortfall, it may not be the whole story ("Duluth school cuts loom," Dec....
January 4, 2018 - 5:23pm
January 3, 2018
Reader's View: Students will suffer from poor planning
The Duluth school district seems to have arrived at a solution to its current financial "crisis" ("Furlough proposed for staff at Duluth schools," Dec. 16). With four grandsons in the Duluth school system, I feel some responsibility to comment. As I understand it, the financial shortfall...
January 3, 2018 - 5:29pm
December 26, 2017
Reader's View: Budget cuts preferred to tax increases
The News Tribune reported on Dec. 12 that the Duluth school district may fall into statutory operating debt if approximately $1 million in quick cuts aren't made ("Duluth school cuts loom"). It's unfortunate cuts must be made, but, as a property taxpayer, I prefer cuts to increases...
December 26, 2017 - 6:14pm
Reader's View: All needed to fix disparities in education
In the Duluth school district, there has to be a balance between compensatory-education funding and other funds in a way that serves the needs of all students, improving those students that need it most with more funds while meeting the needs of other students ("School funding change...
December 26, 2017 - 6:12pm
December 19, 2017
Duluth school district avoids layoffs, but cuts still must be made
An enrollment adjustment that arrived in the nick of time will save the Duluth school district from making mid-year layoffs. While the district's...
December 19, 2017 - 10:10pm
December 17, 2017
Duluth schools explore schedule options
For more than a decade, Duluth's high schools have been without a seven-period day. A way to deal with cuts in state funding, the decision to...
December 17, 2017 - 8:21pm
December 15, 2017
Duluth school staff asked to take pay cut
The Duluth school district is asking its employees to take two days of voluntary, unpaid leave to help solve its budget crisis.
December 15, 2017 - 7:14pm
Reader's View: With school funding, equal not equitable
How the Duluth school district uses compensatory-education funding, the topic of the Sunday Opinion cover on Dec. 10, is an equal vs. equitable debate. Using comp-ed funding equally throughout the district is like using money for street improvement equally in both residential neighborhoods...
December 15, 2017 - 6:26pm
December 11, 2017
Unexpected Duluth school cuts loom
The Duluth school district is set to fall into statutory operating debt if it doesn't make some quick cuts to its budget — likely more...
December 11, 2017 - 9:17pm
December 3, 2017
New police, school partnership helps Duluth kids dealing with trauma
In her time as an early-childhood educator, Becky Gamache has worked with families experiencing trauma.
December 3, 2017 - 7:35pm