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Astro Bob blog: An Excellent Week to Visit Neptune
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Do squats really help your butt?
Ohio firefighter: 'One dog is more important than a million' African Americans
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
Retail resilience: Duluth's large retailers proving immune to national decline
Business Snapshot: Divine Destinations
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Sept. 18
College women’s hockey: Connolly resigns as Bulldogs assistant coach
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
Lynx-Sparks WNBA Finals provides another chapter in the riveting rivalry
Sounds from the North Country: A London-based play uses Bob Dylan’s music to tell a Depression era tale
Up for the challenge: Brule musher eyes junior Iditarod
Readings & Writers: 'Voices of Rondo' and 'Lincoln Del Cookbook'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Sept. 17, 2017
Duluth Preservation Alliance tour
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Nels "Ted" Sinnott
Jay Kenneth LeRoux
Edwin Ewald Kumpula
Angeline Mary Andrew
Shirley Ann Gersetich
Reader's View: Great teacher will be a great councilor
Reader's View: Lofald will focus on students as School Board member
Statewide View: Cuts to nutrition programs a threat to Minnesotans' health
Reader's View: Congress can do its part
In Response: We need to protect life-saving air ambulance services
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Houston's fishing report: Stream fishing, inland waters producing action
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
September 16, 2017
Xcel proposes new transmission line in northern Wisconsin
Xcel Energy is proposing a new 22-mile, 34.5-kilovolt transmission line to serve the Bayfield Peninsula in Northwestern Wisconsin. The roughly $26 million project is necessary to strengthen power in the area, according to the company. Xcel Energy has one transmission line providing...
September 16, 2017 - 6:59am
September 11, 2017
Minnesota Commerce Department: Line 3 replacement not needed
The Minnesota Department of Commerce has come out against the Enbridge Line 3 replacement, raising the stakes in an already contentious battle...
September 11, 2017 - 8:45pm
September 9, 2017
Tribes ask for Line 3 judge dismissal
Two Minnesota tribes are calling foul on the judge picked to oversee the adequacy of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement environmental review. In filings to the Public Utilities Commission — the state body that gets final say over the contentious oil pipeline project —...
September 9, 2017 - 8:02am
September 8, 2017
Allete’s water subsidiary expands
Allete Inc. has added to the water side of its holdings, the Duluth-based utility company announced Friday. U.S. Water Services, which is owned by Allete, purchased Plymouth, Minn.-based Tonka Water, which supplies water treatment systems to customers in 49 states and four Canadian...
September 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
September 7, 2017
Long road ahead for Superior natural gas plant
By the time the Nemadji Trail Energy Center is sending power to the grid, Emmet Christensen will be 18 years old. "My dad works for Minnesota...
September 7, 2017 - 4:09pm
August 17, 2017
Final environmental review released for Enbridge's proposed Line 3 replacement
Despite a massive new document having “final” in its name, this pipeline permitting process is far from over. On Thursday the state released...
August 17, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 14, 2017
Husky Energy to buy Superior oil refinery
Superior's oil refinery is being sold to Canadian oil company Husky Energy. Calumet is selling the plant for $435 million, according to Securities...
August 14, 2017 - 8:15pm
August 5, 2017
Lawmakers go to bat for Iron Range solar-panel plant
WASHINGTON — The Iron Range wants the federal government to let the sunshine in — or at least Canadian solar panels. A simmering...
August 5, 2017 - 9:10am
August 3, 2017
Line 3 replacement getting spendier
Enbridge says its Line 3 replacement pipeline is getting more expensive in the wake of regulatory delays and changes to the project. The proposed...
August 3, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 29, 2017
'Social cost' of carbon dioxide emissions from Minnesota power plants increased
Minnesota utility regulators last week significantly increased the "social cost" of carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, but not as much as requested by two state agencies and environmental and renewable energy groups. Since the 1990s, Minnesota has been one of just a handful...
July 29, 2017 - 11:43am
July 27, 2017
Allete declares dividend
The board of directors for Duluth’s Allete Inc. on Thursday declared a quarterly dividend of 53.5 cents per share. That’s $2.14 per share on an annual basis, which is unchanged from the last quarter. The dividend will be paid Sept. 1 to shareholders of record as of Aug. 15. Shares...
July 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
June 20, 2017
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
Bashed in recent weeks by the state attorney general, the state Department of Commerce and the mining industry, Minnesota Power's proposed electric...
June 20, 2017 - 7:50pm
June 13, 2017
Study: Enbridge pipeline will temporarily support thousands of jobs
Construction of Enbridge's proposed Line 3 replacement oil pipeline is poised to provide thousands of jobs and inject $1.5 billion of direct...
June 13, 2017 - 4:43pm
June 6, 2017
Bad news, good news for Iron Range solar panel plant
The bad news is that another effort to diversify the Iron Range economy has stumbled, with a Mountain Iron solar panel manufacturer closing...
June 6, 2017 - 9:48pm
New law takes aim at Minnesota's biomass industry
Tucked into the omnibus jobs and energy bill signed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is a provision that will allow a special fund for clean energy development to be used to shut down much of Minnesota's biomass power production.
June 6, 2017 - 6:59pm