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Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
20 measles cases prompts warning from Minnesota officials
Freezing rain, snow possible through Thursday
Former Grand Forks High School teacher sentenced for having sex with a student
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Sharks fawn for Freezer Friend at UMD event
US to impose new duties on Canadian softwood lumber
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 24
TKDA unveils new Duluth office
Market Day sets up permanent farm, craft market in downtown Duluth
Twins' Sano suspended one game for 'aggressive actions'
SHIPLEY: 'It' factor is no mystery, but the Wild need to find it
China's Shao Ting getting acclimated to Lynx and hoping to make roster
Vikings likely to select a guard earlier than usual in the draft
Vikings' offensive line rebuild continues
Band with Duluth ties has gear stolen
Cloquet veteran shares the charm of his pet parrot with others
Christa Lawler column: Dressing the part — of our parents
Readings & Writers for April 21, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for April 23, 2017
Happy 14th Birthday, Thor!
Robert & Janice McDonald Anniversary Open House
Happy 95th Birthday, Irmgard Becker!
Geraldine "Gerry" (Drewes) Schonthaler
Betty Elaine Beaulieu
Lori Jan Siegel
Orville Luther Grube
RICHARD W. CARLSON
Local view: Expanding trail system costing our parks, youth-serving agencies
Reader's view: Police are wrong on marijuana
Reader's view: Mild winter only fuels climate denial
Reader's view: Eager to refute, scientists agree on climate
Reader's view: Commit to preventing global catastrophe
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 24, 2017
Outdoors Notes for April 23, 2017
Houston's Fishing Report: Tough week of weather for fishing
Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
Pets of the Week
Ask a Trooper: What are the guidelines for installing a lift kit?
Head of the Lakes United Way celebrates National Volunteer Week
Through Readers' Eyes
November 17, 2016
BCA tracks school threat to Hoyt Lakes youth
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported Thursday morning that they tracked Wednesday’s anonymous threat to northern Minnesota...
November 17, 2016 - 1:31pm
October 28, 2016
Louisiana-Pacific now eyeing Cook site for new siding plant
Louisiana-Pacific has purchased a shuttered board-making plant near Cook and is eyeing the site for a possible siding plant there, instead of...
October 28, 2016 - 4:55pm
July 23, 2014
Mesabi Nugget parent urges patience, sees improvement at Hoyt Lakes iron plant
Recent improvements after a month-long shutdown at the Mesabi Nugget iron nugget plant near Hoyt Lakes have officials at parent company Steel Dynamics more optimistic about the facility’s future. The Iron Range plant lost money again in the first and second quarters this year,...
July 23, 2014 - 9:09am
April 20, 2011
Hoyt Lakes man gets eight life sentences in Texas
A 62-year-old Hoyt Lakes man was convicted by a Texas jury last week of sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl and was sentenced to eight consecutive life sentences. John Ruport was convicted on April 13 of eight counts of aggravated sexual assault and seven counts of indecency with...
April 20, 2011 - 7:46pm
February 11, 2011
Hoyt Lakes man killed in rollover accident
A Hoyt Lakes man died Friday in a single-vehicle rollover accident near Biwabik. Allen J. Hietala, 78, was heading east on state Highway 135 about two miles outside of Biwabik when his pickup went into the left side ditch and rolled onto its roof, according to a report by the Minnesota...
February 11, 2011 - 10:20pm
Senator pulls Iron Range mining bill
ST. PAUL -- A senator pushing a bill to increase financial oversight and protect the environment as a new type of mining develops in northern...
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
U.S. EPA: PolyMet draft 'inadequate'
A draft environmental impact statement on the proposed PolyMet copper mine is "Environmentally Unsatisfactory -- Inadequate," the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has decided. "Our review has identified adverse environmental impacts that are of sufficient magnitude that EPA believes...
February 23, 2010 - 10:22am
December 11, 2009
Region's lawmakers support PolyMet mine
The state's political forces are lining up in support of the PolyMet copper mining project proposed for Minnesota's Iron Range. The barrage from...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
A thousand attend PolyMet public meeting with no public comments
AURORA -- Memorial Gymnasium at Mesabi East High School was packed tonight with people who wanted to talk about the future of copper mining in Minnesota, but they couldn't hear what each other were saying. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
December 9, 2009 - 8:09pm
December 3, 2009
Events offer info on copper mining issues
Minnesotans interested in the future of copper mining in the state have ample opportunity in coming days to learn more details and weigh in on the issue. Tonight, the League of Women Voters and the Association for Women in Science in Duluth will hold a mining issues forum and a screening...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 16, 2009
Environmental review of Excelsior Energy final
State and federal agencies today released the final environmental review on an Iron Range coal gasification project that otherwise has appeared...
November 16, 2009 - 3:27pm
November 5, 2009
Meeting set on Mesabi Nugget air quality permit
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has scheduled a public meeting for Nov. 19 to offer information and take comments on the proposed air-quality permit requested by the Mesabi Nugget plant near Hoyt Lakes. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. at the Aurora Community Center, 15 W. First...
November 5, 2009 - 12:41pm
November 3, 2009
Public meetings set on PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will hold joint public meetings to take comments on the recently released environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes. The meetings will be held Dec. 9 in Aurora in Memorial...
November 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Public meetings set on copper mine near Hoyt Lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will hold joint public meetings to take comments on the recently...
November 2, 2009 - 12:39pm
October 28, 2009
PolyMet environmental impact statement made public
Minnesota's first copper mine is a step closer to reality this morning after the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Army Corps...
October 28, 2009 - 9:58am