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May 25, 2018
Duluth City Hall
Vote nears on paid time off
22 hours 58 min ago
MIchelle Fischbach takes the oath as Minnesota lieutenant governor Friday, May 25, 2018, from Supreme Court Justice G. Barry Anderson. Her father, Tom St. Martin, holds a Bible as Fischbach's son and daughter, Bryce Fischbach and Brianna Eisenbacher, look on. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
May 21, 2018
Don Davis / Forum News Service
Duluth strikes out on sales tax
May 21, 2018 - 7:17pm
Shipping containers, many from China, are seen stacked at the Port of Los Angeles in October, 2013. (Monica Almeida/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Critics fear China has trade edge over Trump
May 21, 2018 - 8:11am
May 18, 2018
Employees scoop sorghum into vats at the Kweichow Moutai Co. distillery Maotai, China, on Dec. 14, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Amid trade talks, China drops anti-dumping probe into U.S. sorghum imports
May 18, 2018 - 7:37am
May 16, 2018
Minneapolis sick leave ruling could affect Duluth
May 16, 2018 - 7:40pm
May 15, 2018
Mike McFeely. 5Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Commentary: Step right up and place your bets — soon
May 15, 2018 - 6:45pm
May 14, 2018
Duluth City Council softens earned sick and safe time ordinance
May 14, 2018 - 11:08pm
Protesters fighting to save net neutrality rally outside the Verizon store on Market Street in San Francisco, Calif.,on Dec. 7. Verizon stores across the country were sites for coordinated protests one week before the FCC voted on the net neutrality issue. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group/TNS)
Net neutrality rules have an official end date
May 14, 2018 - 5:00am
May 13, 2018
The Memo: What to know in business this week for May 14
May 13, 2018 - 7:10pm
A pre-Civil War cemetery is surrounded by farms and a two-lane road near Freeport, Illinois.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara.
Loyalty and unease in Trump's Midwest
May 13, 2018 - 10:47am
May 12, 2018
More amendments offered to time-off ordinance
May 12, 2018 - 8:25pm
Nicole Smith-Holt, center, is comforted by her daughter Brittany Smith, right, her husband James Holt, left, and her son Jamisen Holt, far right, as she speaks Saturday, May 12, at a Mother's Day Rally for Affordable Insulin on the Capitol steps. Her son Alec Raeshawn Smith died last year at the age of 26 from diabetic ketoacidosis. He had been rationing insulin because he could not afford the $1,300 a month for insulin and supplies, his mother said. (Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Minn. Capitol rally highlights need for insulin
May 12, 2018 - 7:47pm
May 10, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton signs autographs for students at Parkview Elementary School in Lakeville, Minn., on Wednesday, May 9. Dayton visited the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district to discuss his request for $138 million in emergency school aid to help districts across the state avoid budget cuts. (Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
As Dayton pushes for emergency school money, Republican urge districts to tap savings
May 10, 2018 - 7:28pm
May 8, 2018
Minnesota 8th Congressional District Democratic candidates Jason Metsa (from left), Kirsten Hagen Kennedy, Leah Phifer, Joe Radinovich, and Michelle Lee gather to decide who speaks first at the 8th District Democratic convention in Duluth. Phifer is no longer in the race. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
‘Did I change anything?’ — Phifer reflects on her now finished 8th District campaign
May 8, 2018 - 8:06pm