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Suge Knight helped create gangster rap. Now he's facing up to 28 years for a 2015 fatal hit-and-run.
Bygones for Sept. 21, 2018
Suspect named in Wisconsin shooting
Duluth police ask for go-ahead to buy 'personal protective equipment'
Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
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Dayton, CEO to host town hall on Mesabi Metallics
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
A ride into the past: Luxury train cars on display in St. Paul
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Mesabi Metallics asks to mine on land shared with Cliffs
Place a Business Announcement
The Eagles played it safe with Carson Wentz. It's time to see if the move pays off.
Parise nets lone goal as Wild fall to Stars
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
Prep report: Balanced Greenway rolls past Cloquet
Preseason all about prep for Dubnyk
Sam Cook column: Taking our turn on the Montana prairies
Blink: A slice of life
Things to Do
Femn Fest features a lineup of female and gender-queer musicians and more
Eric and Christina Stevenson
Jim and Linda Boyd
Manny and Lynda Berg
Johnna Marie Rostollan
Fredrick and Yvonne Peterson
Deward David "Dick" Retherford
Pamela Jane Anderson
Thais Ann Swierceski
Douglas Earl Sewall
Darrell Lee Dugdale
Reader's View: Believers, nonbelievers 'all the same'
Reader's View: Press, religion can close our divides
Reader's View: Court ruling against ISIS recruits racist
Reader's View: Time to retire Duluth's foghorn
Candidate's View: Vote to put a united Iron Range first
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
More Nice Fish for 2018
Mn DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 17, 2018
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
Ask a Trooper: Tell me about brake light violations
Audit criticizes Minnesota Zoo's handling of vendor contracts, tickets
Duluth historian, author Maryanne Norton dead at 84
Faces for Sept. 16, 2018
September 14, 2018
Raising the bar
Duluth and Hermantown soon may be asked to snuff out sales of tobacco and e-cigarettes to anyone under 21 years of age. "We are starting that...
September 14, 2018 - 6:51pm
September 12, 2018
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
ST. PAUL—Tobacco use among Minnesota high school students increased for the first time in 17 years and state health officials attribute...
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
August 16, 2018
Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to lung disease decades later, according to a study published Thursday, August 16, by the American...
August 16, 2018 - 10:16am
July 15, 2018
Reader's View: Help VA, ban smoking in Armed Forces
Some time ago at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System, a nurse said to me, "Why do we try to help people who won't quit smoking? We can't help them." If President Donald Trump wants to make this country great, he could put a stop to smoking in the Armed Forces. There would be fewer...
July 15, 2018 - 3:34pm
June 20, 2018
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
This month the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the results of its 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance study, a biennial survey that seeks to quantify the scope and magnitude of teen misbehavior.
June 20, 2018 - 2:17pm
June 4, 2018
Our View: Minnesota's cities continue to lead in snuffing smoking
With elected state leaders still mostly just blowing smoke, Minnesota's cities continue to take steps to improve health, clear the air, and prevent...
June 4, 2018 - 5:33pm
April 24, 2018
Reader's View: There's no safe way to use nicotine
I was saddened by the picture and the article on the front page of the April 18 News Tribune about a new machine, a nicotine inhaler or whatever it's called. Was the article — headlined, "Are Juuls in your school? Area educators saying they aren't seeing the popular vaping devices"...
April 24, 2018 - 6:38pm
March 15, 2018
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday took the first concrete action to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to make them much less...
March 15, 2018 - 11:46am
March 8, 2018
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
ST. PAUL—A bipartisan group of lawmakers want to make it illegal to sell cigarettes and other tobacco products to anyone under 21 in Minnesota. The current age is 18. The proposal by a group of House members would also cover nicotine products like e-cigarettes. Why would we...
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
February 6, 2018
Reader's View: Does Duluth value health, fairness?
The city of Duluth, which has embraced a vision that includes health and fairness, has an opportunity to make a policy decision that will uphold those values. The flavored-tobacco ordinance ("Plan restricts where flavored tobacco products can be sold," Jan. 14) is one that will protect...
February 6, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 20, 2018
Local view: Restricting sales only hurts convenience stores
As we move into a new year, the Duluth City Council already is working hard to solve problems facing our city, like failing infrastructure, the...
January 20, 2018 - 7:17pm
January 4, 2018
Cancer deaths fall to lowest rate in decades as smoking declines
Fewer Americans are getting cancer, and more of those who do are surviving the disease, according to a new study. In 2015, the most recent year...
January 4, 2018 - 9:40am
December 2, 2017
Public housing complexes to go smoke-free
ST. PAUL — Tanya Shafer smokes, but prefers to take it outside. Shafer, who lives at Colleen Loney Manor, a public-housing apartment complex in West St. Paul, said she often smells secondhand cigarette smoke coming from other units. "I don't like it," she said, shortly after...
December 2, 2017 - 8:25pm
February 19, 2014
Study: Smoke-free park policies slow to catch on
SD 1 of 7 states with no rules for city outdoor areas.
February 19, 2014 - 4:36pm
January 9, 2014
8M lives saved since U.S. alarm on smoking 50 years ago
NEW YORK — More than half of American men and over a third of women were smokers on Jan. 11, 1964, when Dr.
January 9, 2014 - 12:02am