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Bygones for Oct. 22, 2018
Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
As Mega Millions reaches all-time high, Duluthians test their odds
Infrastructure forum brakes in Duluth
Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward US
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Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
Property Transactions for Oct. 22, 2018
Dovetail Cafe and Marketplace opens in Lincoln Park
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 22
Lakehead Constructors plans move to waterfront
Place a Business Announcement
Mahomes tosses 4 TD passes as Chiefs blast Bengals
Vikings QB Cousins keeps fumble streak alive, but this one worked out OK
Ibrahimovic leads Galaxy past Minnesota, near playoffs
United pulls out stops for a well-attended farewell at TCF Bank Stadium
Vikings' Adam Thielen ties NFL record, and Charlie Hennigan's family celebrates
Beverly Godfrey column: Sorta-scary movies for your tween to teen party
Book review: 'Herlands' provides detailed account of lands populated by women
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Readings & Writers
Ask a Master Gardener: Using lawn chemicals wisely a balancing act
Jake & Ann Bok Happy 75th Anniversary!
Rodger & Eileen (Altonen) Mattson
Ronald & Shirley Nylund
Adeline Regina Sorlie
Peter I. Hinkkanen
Brian J. Grott
Adam Kyle Tessin
Rolanda Jean "Lana" Johnson
Our View / Endorsement: Walz the leader needed for Minnesota
Statewide View: Without funding for research, how can sulfide mining be permitted?
Steve Lindstrom cartoon: Storm damage
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
National View: In Saudi Arabia, Trump has irreconcilable realities
Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Minnesota bear harvest down from '17
Weber column: Late-season mushrooms respond to rains
Houston column: Steelhead and muskies still biting
RecSports for Oct. 21, 2018
Grandma's Brag Book
October 15, 2018
Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump's second year
America's budget deficit ballooned to $779 billion in 2018, the federal government said on Monday, as higher spending and stagnating tax revenue...
October 15, 2018 - 4:09pm
October 13, 2018
Reader's View: Report fairly, without bias about Trump
The best example of subtle or not-too-subtle bias I see regularly in the News Tribune was in the Oct. 8 News Tribune endorsement on the Opinion...
October 13, 2018 - 8:25pm
October 12, 2018
China's trade surplus with the US hit record $34.1 billion in September amid trade war
BEIJING - China's trade surplus with the United States hit a new record last month, defying - for now, at least - President Donald Trump's predictions...
October 12, 2018 - 9:31am
October 6, 2018
Downward mobility: Where middle-class kids are worse off than their parents
A team of economists led by Raj Chetty of Harvard University has released a massive new data set on prosperity at the neighborhood level in the...
October 6, 2018 - 5:17am
October 5, 2018
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
WASHINGTON - The unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, its lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department reported Friday, Oct....
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
October 1, 2018
Commentary: The bottom 90 percent are still poorer than they were in 2007
Forget designer handbags, diamond watches or even high-end sports cars. It turns out the ultimate luxury good of the past 10 years has been the...
October 1, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 13, 2018
Black, Hispanic Minnesotan incomes rebounded in 2017; significant gaps remain
ST. PAUL — New data from the U.S. Census Bureau contain good news for Minnesota workers, especially those in black and Hispanic households. Median earnings for black households rose for the third consecutive year in 2017, beginning to remedy one of the state's most troubling...
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 11, 2018
Study takes dim view of TIF loans, a common finance tool in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A new study published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy probes the pitfalls of "tax increment financing" districts — bank loans and other financial incentives that developers pay back with funds that would have otherwise gone toward property taxes. From...
September 11, 2018 - 8:56pm
September 7, 2018
US economy adds 201,000 jobs in August as strong hiring continues
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th straight month in August, a record-setting streak. The nation added a robust 201,000 jobs...
September 7, 2018 - 9:14am
August 12, 2018
Duluth's budget bolstered 10 years after global crash
In the decade since a wrecking ball struck the global economy, Duluth's city finances have rebounded. Reserves have swelled, retiree health care...
August 12, 2018 - 6:00am
August 3, 2018
US economy adds 157,000 jobs in July, slightly below expectations
WASHINGTON - The U.S. hiring spree continued in July as the economy added 157,000 jobs and unemployment fell slightly to 3.9 percent, the Labor...
August 3, 2018 - 8:15am
July 27, 2018
Economy grows 4.1%, the fastest pace since 2014
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy expanded at an annualized rate of 4.1 percent from April to June, a sharp jump from the first three months of 2018,...
July 27, 2018 - 7:27pm
July 14, 2018
Minnesota's prevailing-wage laws a 'win-win-win,' researcher says; critics call for changes
ST. PAUL—Are Minnesota's rules setting pay on state-funded public construction projects a boost for skilled labor or a barrier for workers...
July 14, 2018 - 9:19am
July 6, 2018
Minnesota a trade war battlefield
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is a battlefield in a war pitting the United States against trading partners. President Donald Trump on Friday, July 6, tacked 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion of goods China sells in the United States. Trump says the tariffs eventually may cover up to $550...
July 6, 2018 - 3:31pm
June 28, 2018
$641M in Minnesota-made exports could be impacted by tariffs, report says
ST. PAUL—The state of Minnesota has released a report on the potential impact of President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs — or rather, foreign reaction to them — on Minnesota's exports, identifying hundreds of millions of dollars in state-produced products...
June 28, 2018 - 7:22pm