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March 22, 2018
The giant spending bill expected to pass Congress by Saturday includes $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, which has helped pay for cleanup and habitat restoration, including this 2014 project to remove tons of century-old lumber mill waste from Radio Tower Bay in the St. Louis River estuary. News Tribune file photo
Federal spending bill restores Great Lakes, EPA funding
March 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
The Duluth Armory is seen in November 2012. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth Armory gets $250,000 grant to fix floor
March 22, 2018 - 4:15pm
March 19, 2018
A Duluth water tower near North Basswood Avenue. The Duluth Public Utilities Commission is expected to soften the proposed water rate increase for neighboring communities. Steve Kuchera /
Water softener: Duluth utilities commission may ease neighboring cities’ rates
March 19, 2018 - 5:54pm
A pumpjack operates above an oil well at night in the Bakken Formation on the outskirts of Williston, North Dakota, on March 8, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
March 19, 2018 - 1:38pm
March 16, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn.
Bipartisan campaign of ex-lawmakers push for reform
March 16, 2018 - 10:45am
March 10, 2018
St. Luke’s hospital has a common exterior door to its emergency room and urgent care. Alyssa Campbell says she was focused on the "urgent care" sign when she and her husband brought their infant daughter to St. Luke's on Jan. 1. Steve Kuchera /
An urgent billing question: Couple surprised by emergency room coding after urgent care visit
March 10, 2018 - 7:27pm
March 6, 2018
Great Lakes coalition descends on D.C.
March 6, 2018 - 8:48pm
UW-Stevens Point proposes cuts to academic majors
March 6, 2018 - 8:46pm
March 1, 2018
Thrifty traveling: Fargo workshop offers travel advice for saving money
March 1, 2018 - 9:46am
February 25, 2018
Steve Burgess
On Finance: It's still a good time to become financially fit
February 25, 2018 - 9:00pm
February 24, 2018
Lake Superior School Board to consider cuts
February 24, 2018 - 7:19am
February 20, 2018
Uninsured rate up in Minnesota
February 20, 2018 - 5:43pm
February 19, 2018
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced earlier this month that he is retiring at the end of his current term. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Where does Nolan's campaign cash go? Retiring congressman has more than $500K on hand
February 19, 2018 - 6:22pm
February 18, 2018
Federal excise tax revenues help the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources set aside land for wildlife management areas such as this one near Hinckley, where a hunter moves in to flush a rooster pheasant pointed by his dog. News Tribune file photo
Gun sales, hunter and angler numbers could affect DNR revenues
February 18, 2018 - 6:30am
February 15, 2018
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Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
February 15, 2018 - 4:46pm