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A boy who had lead poisoning is taunted. Who is responsible?
On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives
Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, dies at 80
An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug
Matters of record received Aug. 18, 2018
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Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Can you record your boss at work without him or her knowing?
Stanley Black & Decker to acquire Genesis
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
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Boxing: Morris loses title bout
Auto racing: Pole-sitters excel in Superior
RUNNERS-UP AGAIN: Huskies fall to Fond du Lac to finish second in Northwoods League for a third time
Rick Weegman column: Duluth Huskies run into trouble in NWL championship
Prep football: Northwestern's Ruffi ready to run wild again
Landscaping in the Northland: the final touch
Ask a Master Gardener: Horsetail is tenacious in the garden
Sam Cook column: Catching fish and catching up in the canoe country
Study suggests dogs will overcome obstacles to help you
Things to do the weekend of Aug. 18
Dave & Judy Cochrane
Jim and Laurie Mattson
KC and Bunnie Gay
Joe & Noreen Kersting
Jean & Dick Hanson
Lance James Bujold
Ralph "Ron" Ronald Tryon
George Leonard Anderson Jr.
Sandra Marie Bickford
Bryan J. Ollila
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? Yes: They are America's aces in the hole in competitive energy world
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? No: Spending millions to do so will send consumer bills soaring
Reader's View: Lives, democracy depend on accurate news
Moose, berries thrive post-burn in Boundary Waters
More Nice Fish for 2018
Nice Fish for Aug. 12, 2018
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 13, 2018
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
North Dakota's Cara Mund, current Miss America, blasts pageant organization in letter
Ask a Trooper: Are extra enforcement projects effective?
Co-creator of Dilly Bar dies at 90
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Pets of the week for Aug. 14, 2018
August 13, 2018
Moorhead addresses racial disparities in student discipline
MOORHEAD — The Moorhead School District is taking action as required by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights after it found the school...
August 13, 2018 - 9:10pm
August 12, 2018
Kathleen Murphy column: 'Pomp and circumstance' times five
The day I picked up graduation announcements, I thanked the printer, went out to my car, put it in gear, then sat there and cried. The grad...
August 12, 2018 - 5:00am
August 9, 2018
U of Minn. head Kaler to keep salary, benefits despite early exit
MINNEAPOLIS — When Eric Kaler leaves his job next year as University of Minnesota president, he'll keep his salary and retirement benefits for a year. Kaler is moving into an ambassador and fundraising role for the U next summer, one year before his contract was to expire. The...
August 9, 2018 - 9:52pm
August 8, 2018
CHOICE presents student films
The film class from CHOICE, unlimited will present a screening of its short film during “From the Top: A CHOICE, unlimited Film Class Presentation” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Zinema 2. Students have been working on writing, acting, directing and editing.
August 8, 2018 - 1:55pm
Tragic romance hits playhouse stage
Choose your own adventure (of star-crossed lovers): Are you more Romeo and Juliet or Jets versus Sharks? The Duluth Playhouse’s Teen Intensive...
August 8, 2018 - 1:51pm
August 7, 2018
Back to school: Ways to ease a child's nerves about the new year
It's a familiar late-summer scene. As the opportunities for pool time and sleeping late dwindle, the back-to-school jitters set in. The endless...
August 7, 2018 - 2:55pm
Central High School classmates meet for 75th class reunion
LaVerne Stone asked her high school classmates if they remembered their graduation ceremony held 75 years ago in the Duluth Armory. "It was hot...
August 7, 2018 - 9:50am
Facebook is asked to change platform rules for journalists and researchers
A group of First Amendment advocates have urged Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to change the social media giant's platform rules to...
August 7, 2018 - 9:34am
August 5, 2018
Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher education
Earlham College in Indiana might lack a national brand name, but as Rick Seltzer pointed out in the online publication Inside Higher Ed recently,...
August 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
State has $25 million earmarked for security, but schools need much more
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Education expects to award at least 50 schools up to $500,000 each this fall to improve building security and safety. The $25 million in school safety grants was included in the capital investment, or bonding bill, passed by the Minnesota...
August 5, 2018 - 5:42pm
August 3, 2018
Volunteers form personal bonds to guide students past high school
It wasn't college applications or favorite foods that Chrissy Hudson and her mentor Kate Polyak bonded over. It was boys and math homework....
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
August 2, 2018
Renegade offering improv workshop
Renegade Theater Company is hosting an improv workshop with longtime performer at Huge Theater in Minneapolis. “Did You Wink at Me” with Casey Haeg will focus on grounding characters, working with a partner and reactions. Authenticity is more important than being funny, according...
August 2, 2018 - 9:46am
School shootings: Should parents be charged for failing to lock up guns used by their kids?
BENTON, Ky. - The gunfire had lasted less than 10 seconds, but now hidden behind locked doors all across the rural campus, teenagers wept and...
August 2, 2018 - 5:07am
July 31, 2018
Trump signs bipartisan technical-education bill into law
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed legislation Tuesday, July 31, that renews a federal workforce development program, sending $1.2 billion...
July 31, 2018 - 5:30pm
July 26, 2018
Minnesota State plans 'reimagining higher education': System to spend $300,000, convene forums with innovators from other fields
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota State leaders will spend several months and $300,000 learning from trailblazers outside of higher education in hopes of inspiring innovation across the 375,000-student system. Chancellor Devinder Malhotra and Board of Trustees chairman Michael Vekich...
July 26, 2018 - 7:54pm