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Shipping Traffic for Aug. 24, 2017
Bygones for Aug. 24, 2017
Duluth council candidates discuss streets
Duluth weighs in on Every Student Succeeds Act
Firefighters saved some piglets from a blaze; then they ate them as sausages
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Enbridge CEO: 'No assumptions' on Line 3 approval
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Minnesota-based Cargill, Bill Gates bet on startup making meat without slaughter
GeaCom says 'meritless' investor suit will pass
Damiano Center looking for new executive director
Walk-off single lifts White Sox over Twins
College volleyball: CSS picked third, UWS sixth in UMAC
ESPN out of touch with reality
New Twins reliever Curtiss reaches majors two years after elbow scare
Violet Days: Baby T-time
Training begins for World Butchers' Challenge
Say cheese: From Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat this palate pleaser
Hamilton fans: Eat like the $10 Founding Father with this cookbook
Salad mixes pesto with classic ingredients
Frank and Gert Tarnowski
Walter & Elizabeth Stafford
Elaine F. Rich, 90
Raymond R. Schmuck
Donald Richard Cashin
Deborah (Simich) Krampf
Susan E. Illikainen
Reader's View: 'War no more. Never again'
Reader's View: Removing monuments could go too far
Q-and-A: Candid-as-ever Nolan: 'Be very worried'
Candidate's View: Councilors needed who'll stand up for lake, city
A time for wine, a time for beer
More Nice Fish for 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 21, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: How can you tell where the border is while fishing?
Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
Field Reports: Continental duck numbers remain above average
Pets of the Week for Aug. 22, 2017
RecSports for Aug. 20
July 28, 2017
New name for Hermantown Credit Union
Hermantown Credit Union on Friday announced it has changed its name to Centricity Credit Union. “The name Hermantown Credit Union has served the credit union well since 1943,” reads a news release. “However, over the years, the credit union has expanded into other areas, including...
July 28, 2017 - 9:19pm
April 7, 2017
Frandsen Bank & Trust eyeing Duluth branch
Frandsen Bank & Trust wants to open a branch at 404 W. Superior St. in downtown Duluth, according to an application made with the state Department of Commerce, which must approve the new branch. The bank, based in Rice County, has 37 locations, most of them spread across rural...
April 7, 2017 - 7:45pm
January 18, 2017
JPMorgan agrees to $55 million settle of mortgage discrimination complaint
NEW YORK - JPMorgan Chase & Co has agreed to pay $55 million to settle a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit accusing it of discriminating against...
January 18, 2017 - 12:40pm
January 8, 2017
Wisconsin saw more bank mergers in 2016 than 2015
Wisconsin saw more consolidation of banks in 2016 than in years past. The Wisconsin Bankers Association reports 21 banks announced mergers last year compared to a dozen in 2015. Regulatory compliance, among other issues, are driving some to sell, said Rose Oswald Poels, the association's...
January 8, 2017 - 6:23pm
January 1, 2017
Personal finance: In 2016, stocks were hot, but bonds were not
In 2016, it was a delightful year for almost anyone with money in the U.S. stock market and cruel to people who thought they’d be safe with bonds.
January 1, 2017 - 4:43pm
December 31, 2016
The economy in 2017: What to expect, what to watch in the year ahead
Cautiously optimistic: That’s the consensus for the area’s economy this year from a range of experts. There’s no crystal ball, but without...
December 31, 2016 - 8:00pm
December 25, 2016
Personal finance: Home for the holidays? Talk with your aging parents about money
When you open the door and greet your mother or father during the holidays, it’s probably not a good idea to follow the hug with: “Gee, you’re looking old.” And here’s another idea that might not play well but is worth a try: During some quiet moment with a parent or parents,...
December 25, 2016 - 5:06pm
Stocks could suffer as Trump trade policy takes shape
NEW YORK — The year-end stocks rally on the heels of the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president was built on expectations of reduced regulations, big tax cuts and a large fiscal stimulus. Now signs are emerging from the Trump camp that harsher trade policies that could jeopardize...
December 25, 2016 - 4:43pm
December 18, 2016
Hurdles emerge for stocks after rally on Wall Street
NEW YORK — Benchmark U.S. stock index rallies, in anticipation of fiscal stimulus measures by the incoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump, could also be laying the seeds for equity market troubles from a stronger dollar and rising bond yields. The S&P 500 stock...
December 18, 2016 - 4:36pm
December 11, 2016
Personal finance: Donor-advised funds offer a way to give to charity, reap tax advantages
When Peggy and Stephen Goulding sold their company in Wenona, Ill., this year, they decided they wanted to set aside a large sum to give to charity. For years they had been writing individual checks when attracted to charitable organizations that they thought were helping their community...
December 11, 2016 - 9:00pm
December 8, 2016
Duluth unveils loan program for 'brownfield' redevelopment
Sometimes a bit of green can transform a lot of brown. At least that’s the cash catalyst Duluth Mayor Emily Larson hopes a new loan program will provide as her administration looks to clean up and redevelop former industrial sites, sometimes referred to as brownfield properties....
December 8, 2016 - 7:04pm
December 7, 2016
New CEO for North Shore Bank of Commerce
North Shore Bank of Commerce has appointed a new CEO as Ken Johnson will take over for his father, Larry Johnson. "I look forward to continuing...
December 7, 2016 - 1:05pm
December 4, 2016
Personal finance: Four college financial planning tips for parents of high school sophomores
If your child is a sophomore in high school now and you do some quick thinking before the end of this year, you may be able to save yourself thousands of dollars paying for college in a few years. But I mean quick. The sophomore year is when you set the stage for college financial...
December 4, 2016 - 4:43pm
November 27, 2016
Personal finance: Don’t be tempted by deals with zero percent interest
Attention holiday shoppers: Zero percent interest often isn’t free. It can be a trap that will cost you dearly. So before being enticed by the zero percent interest you may be offered on a store credit card, notice the tiny print in the agreement and realize that the deal you think...
November 27, 2016 - 4:55pm
November 20, 2016
Personal finance: 10 ways to reduce your 2016 federal income tax bill
If you had to bet, would you bet that your taxes will be higher or lower next year? The question is important now, because this is the time when people try to juggle their income and certain spending before year-end so they pay as little as possible in taxes when they file their return...
November 20, 2016 - 4:46pm