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Trump rejects idea of new caps on 401(k) savings in tax plan
Paying for retirement and college for their grandkids is putting more grandparents in a double bind
In bid to save on fuel, 18-wheelers may start platooning on US highways
DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students
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Stocks for Oct. 23, 2017
Business Snapshot: Lake Superior Art Glass
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 23
On Finance: What you need to know about Equifax hack
Biz Buzz for Oct. 23, 2017
Jon Nowacki column: Vikings get their kicks in win
Wiggins, Timberwolves steal Anthony's Thunder
NFL: Brees, Saints add to Packers' woes
Women's hockey: UMD's Rooney leads US past Canada
College men's hockey: Pair of defensemen commit to UMD
Amy Tan on new memoir: 'I want to know why I got damaged and why I'm glad'
Minnesota Ballet starts season with stellar show
In water or on walls: Josh Rude’s handmade paddles are functional art
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
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Doug & Ginny Olson
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Candidate’s View: Budget, inequity, achievement gap pose pressing emergencies
Incumbent's View: Quality education prepares students to be productive citizens
Reader's View: Reject Red Plan opponent holdovers
Reader's View: Gorham will advocate for Duluth students
Reader's View: Updegrove pushing to protect Lake Superior
Houston's fishing report: Smallmouth, walleyes hitting in Chequamegon Bay area
Grouse, woodcock harvest down at national hunt near Grand Rapids
Field Reports: Check your Minnesota deer-hunt knowledge
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for hunting coyotes?
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's Eyes
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
October 5, 2017
Reader's View: Water too critical to risk
Human beings are 60 percent water. We are walking, talking, upright columns of water. Almost 100,000 miles of interconnected vessels, arteries, and capillaries run on water in our bodies. You are what you drink. Like in the human body, water flows in systems in the natural world,...
October 5, 2017 - 5:35pm
September 28, 2017
A Sportsman's View: Bipartisan opposition growing to copper mining in northern Minnesota
Recently, Minnesota U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan and Tom Emmer pushed a late-night amendment through the House of Representatives to help facilitate...
September 28, 2017 - 8:45pm
September 23, 2017
Voice for the rivers: 'Waterway Jay' quits his job to paddle Minn.'s 4,500 miles of water trail
JORDAN, Minn. — Jay Gustafson quit the job he loved and hit the trail. We should say trails, as in Minnesota's water trails. He intends...
September 23, 2017 - 10:13am
September 17, 2017
Local View: There was no secret deal for mining near BWCAW
Congressmen Rick Nolan and Tom Emmer, among others, have made various claims recently suggesting that the 1978 Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
August 26, 2017
State senator's view: Moratorium on mineral exploration is height of government overreach
I represent Minnesota's 6th Senate District. Five of our six taconite mines are in my district. You know where I stand on mining and jobs on...
August 26, 2017 - 4:10pm
In response: Consider copper-nickel mining with informed skepticism
In voicing support for copper-nickel mining in northern Minnesota, a recent letter argued that mining sulfide ore would be no worse than natural...
August 26, 2017 - 4:02pm
August 24, 2017
Q-and-A: Candid-as-ever Nolan: 'Be very worried'
On proposed copper-nickel mining in Northeastern Minnesota, on the nuclear threat related to North Korea, on elected leaders' "dialing for dollars"...
August 24, 2017 - 12:36am
August 19, 2017
Reader's view: Listen to 8th District, too, on mining
In early August, U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer proposed a bill that made it clear he's spearheading the movement to establish sulfide-ore copper mining on the edge of the Boundary Waters — far outside of his district. The proposed bill would reverse a federal decision to initiate an environmental...
August 19, 2017 - 7:21pm
August 10, 2017
Reader's View: Accurate info needed in mining debate
The Aug. 1 letter regarding the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness mineral withdrawal study ("Mining study already done; resume exploration") contained inaccurate and misleading statements. It could mislead readers into believing the U.S. Forest Service already has studied the...
August 10, 2017 - 7:37pm
August 7, 2017
Local View: BWCAW can be protected while allowing mining
The U.S. Forest Service is required under the National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, and other statutes to include local governments in...
August 7, 2017 - 6:48pm
Reader's View: The deal included mining outside BWCAW
I was a substitute teacher and a volleyball coach at the Tower-Soudan school (back when those communities still had a high school.) My husband has worked in the mining industry for more than 40 years. We sent three kids to college by saving mining paychecks. Our honeymoon was a 57-mile...
August 7, 2017 - 6:44pm
August 3, 2017
Sportsman's View: Bill threatens northern Minnesota's outdoor recreation economy
Recently, U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer, who represents the St. Cloud, Minn., area, has been working with Congressman Rick Nolan, who represents Northeastern...
August 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 29, 2017
A paddler's view: Time on our waters reminds us why they need to be protected
My first Boundary Waters canoe trip, nearly three decades ago, was as a chaperone for a group of eight high-schoolers organized through the Church...
July 29, 2017 - 6:38pm
July 28, 2017
Local View: We need copper mining, just not near the Boundary Waters
Mining: how can anyone be against it? Our civilization depends on it and has since the dawn of the Bronze Age. Mining is a big part of our culture...
July 28, 2017 - 12:18am
July 19, 2017
Reader's View: Nolan lost his way on BWCAW
What's wrong with U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan?
July 19, 2017 - 12:59am