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Duluth schools face nearly $4 million deficit
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
Minn. gets price tag for buying or leasing western Minn. prison
ND pipeline protester accused of shooting at officers set to change plea
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Brainerd lakes area resorts hope to win big Super Bowl weekend
Allete Clean Energy buys more wind capacity
St. Lawrence Seaway reports strong shipping gains
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Downtown St. Paul reopens old Macy's for Minnesota Wild, others
Prep boys hockey: Forget state tournaments — some programs strive to survive
College women's basketball: Saints roll past Northland
Ex-MVP Morneau has no regrets as he retires for front-office role with Twins
Vikings' season to go from great to Super
Violet Days: Squirrels in the news
Layers of flavor: Complex and sublime, Indian food is worth the effort
Slow-roasted vegetables make sumptuous sauce for pasta
Which foods can help you fight the flu?
Concert Review: Soprano Christine Brewer shines in DSSO's 'Sagas'
Beau Anthony Caywood
Charlie and Kathy Schaub
Grant Michael McKercher
Ruth June "Judy" Macklin
Neil D. Luegge
Edithe Elvera Carlson
Loren Allen Erickson
Reader's View: Thumbs up for letter on free enterprise
Our View: Tough road for bonding bill
Local View: Scientists refine climate models, link human activities to extreme weather
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 16, 2018
Minnesotan bores deeper into market with his electric drill auger
Field Reports: B-r-r-r-r-r-d watching
Ask a Conservation Officer: Litter on frozen lakes
Houston's fishing report: Ashland area producing a variety of species
Pets of the Week for Jan. 16, 2018
Through Readers' Eyes
January 16, 2018
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Amid the bogs and forests of northern Alberta, the heart of the Canadian oil patch, lie some of the largest waste dumps of the global energy...
January 16, 2018 - 10:10am
January 12, 2018
Three arrested in protest at Wells Fargo bank in downtown Duluth
Protesters blocked entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth on Friday, including the security gate, preventing the bank from opening. Members...
January 12, 2018 - 7:51pm
January 7, 2018
Expect to pay more for gasoline in 2018
The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline is expected to go up by more than 20 cents this spring, according to the annual Fuel Price...
January 7, 2018 - 7:30pm
January 5, 2018
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans allowed a tax on oil companies that generated hundreds of millions of dollars annually for federal oil-spill response efforts to expire this week - a move that amounts to another corporate break in the wake of lawmakers' sweeping tax overhaul...
January 5, 2018 - 8:05am
January 2, 2018
Oil ticks down as violent Iran clashes fail to disrupt supplies
Oil dropped from a 30-month high after days of civil unrest in Iran failed to interrupt supplies from OPEC's third-biggest crude producer. Futures declined 0.3 percent in New York. Even as the death toll mounted in Iran amid violent clashes between security forces and protesters,...
January 2, 2018 - 1:39pm
January 1, 2018
Local View: Safe pipelines like Line 3 are Christmas every day for environmentalists
America is on the move, and oil is on the move in America; 10 million barrels of oil a day move to 115 refineries. And 70 percent of U.S. oil...
January 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
December 28, 2017
Trump rolls back offshore safety rules born from BP oil spill
The Trump administration is rolling back offshore drilling rules put in place after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster killed 11 workers and...
December 28, 2017 - 8:03pm
Pipeline abandonment emerges as key issue in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS — The story of how this mill and hockey town became the epicenter of the pipeline abandonment debate took the News Tribune...
December 28, 2017 - 4:33pm
December 27, 2017
Trump administration eases rule protecting birds from energy production
WASHINGTON - The Interior Department has quietly rolled back an Obama-era policy aimed at protecting migratory birds, stating in a solicitor's...
December 27, 2017 - 11:16am
December 26, 2017
Twin Ports power crews head to Puerto Rico
Crews from Minnesota Power and Superior Water, Light and Power will head to Puerto Rico in early January to help restore power to thousands of...
December 26, 2017 - 7:22pm
December 23, 2017
How to cut down your heating bills this winter
Did you get sticker-shock opening your initial home-heating bills this winter? They can be an unfortunate reminder that the tiny gaps in your...
December 23, 2017 - 8:41am
December 20, 2017
Tax reform could affect Minnesota Power rates
Federal tax reform benefits big corporations. Allete, the parent company of Minnesota Power, is among Duluth's biggest corporations. So will...
December 20, 2017 - 10:00pm
December 13, 2017
Enbridge says Line 3 delays possible
Enbridge said this week its Line 3 replacement pipeline should come online by Nov. 1, 2019, but that will depend on how the ongoing Minnesota regulatory process plays out. “Until we get to the point where the construction plan can be fully optimized, it’s very difficult to be...
December 13, 2017 - 6:18pm
December 11, 2017
Protesters: Enbridge pipeline stockpiles hurt review process
AUTOMBA, Minn. — A rally in rural Carlton County on Monday drew a parade of protesters marching down the center of a county road — pastoral...
December 11, 2017 - 6:53pm
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Climate change is affecting wind energy's potential to provide power, diminishing a renewable energy source that scientists and policymakers...
December 11, 2017 - 1:39pm