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An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug
Matters of record received Aug. 18, 2018
Bygones for Aug. 18, 2018
St. Paul police release body-cam footage of fatal shooting
White House drafts more clearance cancellations demanded by Trump
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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
Place a Business Announcement
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
Prep football: Superior wins battle of the Spartans to open season
Mauer's homer powers Twins over Tigers
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
George Leonard Anderson Jr.
Sandra Marie Bickford
Bryan J. Ollila
Brandon Scott Gooley
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
Reader's View: We wish we'd have removed 'Commandments' plaque
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
September 13, 2017
Mining skirmish reveals divisions in DFL; Sipress apologizes for foul language
A recent dustup between Duluth City Council President Joel Sipress and DFL Congressional District 8 Chairman Justin Perpich illustrates deep...
September 13, 2017 - 6:07pm
August 15, 2017
Group reiterates call for hearing on proposed PolyMet mine
The group Duluth for Clean Water on Tuesday reiterated its call for a contested case hearing on the permit to mine for the proposed PolyMet...
August 15, 2017 - 7:09pm
August 9, 2017
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
The Moscow mule - that Instagram-ready cocktail that has surged in popularity in recent years - has only a few ingredients: vodka, ginger beer,...
August 9, 2017 - 3:37pm
July 20, 2017
Copper critics' study says mine could hurt economy
Far from being a boon for regional job growth and economic development, allowing copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota would hurt the existing economy that relies on tourism and development based on unspoiled woods and water. That was the finding of a report released Thursday by...
July 20, 2017 - 6:17pm
May 9, 2017
DNR ready to offer 302 square miles for mineral exploration
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is ready to auction more mineral rights across northern Minnesota in the hope mining companies will find copper, gold and other valuable metals there. The DNR said Monday that it will auction off the mineral rights under 194,324 acres...
May 9, 2017 - 9:11am
February 23, 2017
New business group forms to oppose copper mining
More than 200 businesses from Minnesota and other states have signed-on to a new coalition to oppose copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota. The New Boundary Waters Business Coalition was unveiled Thursday, with organizers saying they want to keep copper mines away from the federal...
February 23, 2017 - 1:31pm
January 9, 2017
Kennecott asks to expand copper search
Kennecott Exploration Co. has asked the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for the rights to search under thousands of additional acres...
January 9, 2017 - 3:16pm
November 7, 2013
ND cops take on copper theft training, saying they’re ‘behind the curve’
FARGO — About 30 law enforcement officers from eastern North Dakota attended a training session here Thursday to help them beat copper thieves at their own increasingly sophisticated game. “It’s an epidemic crime, and law enforcement is really behind the curve in how it works,”...
November 7, 2013 - 9:46pm
October 27, 2009
Ely mineral deposit larger than expected
Duluth Metals Ltd. announced Monday it has upped its estimate of the mineral deposit near Ely that it hopes to exploit. The company says test drilling indicates the deposit, which contains copper, nickel, palladium and other precious metals, is larger by 101 million tons, or 22 percent,...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 19, 2009
Mining advocates dislike limits in copper-mining bill
Minnesota lawmakers plan Thursday to introduce legislation that would establish new rules for how copper mines would operate in the state, including...
February 19, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
State questions PolyMet on lack of underground mining option in study
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has asked a private contractor to provide more information on why underground mining isn't a viable option for the proposed PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes. The contractor compiling the Environmental Impact Statement for the mine...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
PolyMet EIS delayed again
The draft Environmental Impact Statement on the PolyMet mine proposal won't be completed until late in the year and may not be available for public review and comment until early 2009. That's the latest update from Stuart Arkley, DNR project manager. The EIS process began in 2004...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am