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July 29, 2018
Jobs dip slightly in June
July 29, 2018 - 7:30pm
July 14, 2018
Is the Northland ready for automation?
July 14, 2018 - 2:29pm
June 10, 2018
Steel sleeves, produced for automobile suspensions, are stacked on top of one another at Stripmatic Products. Photo by Angelo Merendino for The Washington Post
North Dakota, Minnesota companies feel effects of tariffs
June 10, 2018 - 7:14am
May 21, 2018
A student practices hooking an 18-wheeler up to a trailer during a commercial drivers license class at Lake Cumberland CDL Training School in Mt. Sterling, Ky.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
May 21, 2018 - 8:20pm
April 25, 2018
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority will move to the former ZMC Hotels offices at 2305 W. Superior St. to make room for an expanding Altec Industries. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Port Authority moving offices to Lincoln Park
April 25, 2018 - 6:42pm
March 7, 2018
The Harley-Davidson logo is seen on the fuel tank of a motorcycle on display at the Oakland Harley-Davidson dealership in Oakland, California, on April 14, 2017. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg
Harley braces for more Trump trade harm after his pledge to help
March 7, 2018 - 8:09am
March 1, 2018
Machinist Bill Pham measures a chunk of steel that will become a gear for a mining conveyor at Gear Works in Seattle on Feb. 9, 2018. The White House has announced a plan for heavy tariffs on imported steel. (Mike Siegel/Seattle Times)
White House announces plan for heavy tariffs on imported steel
March 1, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 16, 2018
A John Deere combine on Nov. 25, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Carla Gottgens.
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
February 16, 2018 - 10:28am
February 12, 2018
Jeremy Lehman
On manufacturing: Organization tips can help any type of business
February 12, 2018 - 5:00am
January 31, 2018
Statewide View: Support manufacturing renaissance with sound mining policy
January 31, 2018 - 7:09pm
January 17, 2018
The Verso Corporation paper mill, with Minnesota Power’s M.L. Hibbard Renewable Center behind it, sprawls across West Duluth. Verso is asking the city to submit an application for a $1 million forgivable state loan to help upgrade the recycling capacity of the mill. The project would likely require a total investment of $21 million. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Duluth could seek $1M forgivable loan for Verso paper mill upgrade
January 17, 2018 - 7:30pm
January 16, 2018
The Fiat Chrysler 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Limited pickup truck is unveiled during the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 15, 2018. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)
GM, Dodge trucks will stick with steel
January 16, 2018 - 5:42pm
January 9, 2018
An employee climbs up to the cockpit of a crane at the IPS Crane shop in Duluth Tuesday afternoon. IPS Cranes rebuilds railroad cranes from the ground up at its Duluth facility. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth business receives state funding
January 9, 2018 - 6:38pm
January 7, 2018
R.J. Matson/Cagle Cartoons
Local View: Manufacturing is not returning to the U.S.: Here's why
January 7, 2018 - 6:30pm
December 28, 2017
Outdoor furniture maker Loll Designs is expanding into an 80,000-square-foot warehouse at 6100 Waseca St. next to its headquarters in Duluth. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Loll Designs poised for expansion on Waseca Street
December 28, 2017 - 8:36pm