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Astro Bob blog: An Excellent Week to Visit Neptune
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Do squats really help your butt?
Ohio firefighter: 'One dog is more important than a million' African Americans
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
Retail resilience: Duluth's large retailers proving immune to national decline
Business Snapshot: Divine Destinations
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Sept. 18
College women’s hockey: Connolly resigns as Bulldogs assistant coach
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
Lynx-Sparks WNBA Finals provides another chapter in the riveting rivalry
Sounds from the North Country: A London-based play uses Bob Dylan’s music to tell a Depression era tale
Up for the challenge: Brule musher eyes junior Iditarod
Readings & Writers: 'Voices of Rondo' and 'Lincoln Del Cookbook'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Sept. 17, 2017
Duluth Preservation Alliance tour
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Edwin Ewald Kumpula
Angeline Mary Andrew
Junette Althea Duich
Shirley Ann Gersetich
Ashley Jacqueline Sargent
Reader's View: Great teacher will be a great councilor
Reader's View: Lofald will focus on students as School Board member
Statewide View: Cuts to nutrition programs a threat to Minnesotans' health
Reader's View: Congress can do its part
In Response: We need to protect life-saving air ambulance services
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Houston's fishing report: Stream fishing, inland waters producing action
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
Duluth School District
September 13, 2017
Energy use in Duluth schools awarded, but savings don't measure up to predictions
A new Duluth school district analysis of energy savings that compares 2017 costs to pre-Red Plan numbers shows projections made a decade ago...
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 29, 2017
Reader's View: Gorham committed to positive outcomes for students
I've worked alongside Duluth School Board At Large candidate Josh Gorham for the past three years as a fellow founding member of the Wellness Council at our children's elementary school. With his background as a public health nurse and experience working with our public schools around...
August 29, 2017 - 12:44am
August 7, 2017
Readers' View: Let Welty lead schools into the zenith
I wholeheartedly support Harry Welty for School Board. As a manager for his campaign, I believe Welty exemplifies what the Twin Ports needs in their schools: an honest voice that adheres to the collective.
August 7, 2017 - 11:07am
June 29, 2017
Duluth schools get reprieve on state money
Money that the Duluth school district receives from the state to pay the salaries of staff who work with the most at-risk kids is no longer in jeopardy. The Minnesota Department of Education told the district Thursday that it does in fact qualify for achievement and integration program...
June 29, 2017 - 10:10pm
June 22, 2017
Duluth school district integration money at risk
The Duluth school district could lose a longtime source of state money that pays for a dozen employees who work with the most at-risk kids....
June 22, 2017 - 9:30pm
June 21, 2017
Duluth School Board explores Red Plan debt issues
A watered-down version of a Duluth School Board proposal that advocated for the refinancing of Red Plan debt was approved Tuesday night. Board...
June 21, 2017 - 9:45pm
June 18, 2017
Duluth to bus kids in from nearby school districts
In an effort to attract more students, the Duluth school district plans to send buses into three neighboring communities this fall. The district...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
Reader's View: Lofald a strong voice for School Board
We are thrilled and excited to have Jill Lofald announce her candidacy to represent District 4 on the ISD 709 School Board. We're supporting her in her candidacy because we long have known her and the Hollingsworth family. Our families grew up in Morgan Park a block away from each...
June 10, 2017 - 12:15am
June 9, 2017
School Board Member's View: It's time to fix our homegrown school budget problems
There have been way too many instances of financial problems at the Duluth public schools. We need to acknowledge why we have these issues, and...
June 9, 2017 - 12:50am
June 7, 2017
Reader's View: Don't cut restaurant program at East
Imagine a unique high school program that teaches students to master a host of lifetime skills to such an exalted level that it attracts a doting public clientele. Imagine a group of kids, with no experience, begin a term clumsy, shy, and tentative, and, as the weeks go by, create...
June 7, 2017 - 12:02am
June 5, 2017
A humble standout: Adversity hasn’t held back Denfeld graduate Kong Xiong
By many accounts, Kong James Xiong is one of the most well-known and well-liked students at Denfeld High School. Just this year, he was involved...
June 5, 2017 - 8:46pm
May 30, 2017
Rockridge and mulch projects move forward
The Duluth School Board has agreed to borrow money that will allow renovations to the former Rockridge Elementary and replacement of rubber...
May 30, 2017 - 10:00pm
May 28, 2017
Reader's view: Concern over tire mulch nothing to belittle
Just wondering how many News Tribune Editorial Board know children who play on the Duluth school district playgrounds with ground-up tire mulch. How many have been on the playgrounds themselves or even have been in the vicinity, especially on a warm, sunny day (we do have those in...
May 28, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 27, 2017
Reader's view: Equity needed at East, Denfeld
When deciding on a high school, parents of college-bound students often select the school they believe will give their child the best chance at success.
May 27, 2017 - 3:24pm
May 23, 2017
Our view: Paying for Rockridge rehab the tougher call
Renovating Rockridge so it can be used to educate students from the former Woodland Hills is the part that makes sense. "(It) is important and...
May 23, 2017 - 12:09am