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White House stands by embattled nominee to lead Veterans Affairs
Sen. McCain discharged from hospital, returns to home near Sedona, Ariz.
Suspect in Toronto van rampage charged with 10 murder counts
Eagles owner's anti-Trump comments surface as team discusses White House visit
Matters of record received April 24, 2018
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Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge says Line 3 should go forward along old route
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
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Twins option reliever Busenitz after blowout loss
Commentary: For Wild, letting GM go was the easy part
Commentary: Wolves say they have to check the tape but fans understand what happened
Yankees tee off on Twins
Harden, Rockets ride record-setting quarter to rout over Timberwolves
Spice up pork and beans with this peppery dish
Nutrition: Learn the grade when selecting olive oil
Chuck Frederick column: Thanks, Sir Sid, for the oddest autograph ever
A splash of realism: Duluth painter hones her style for animal paintings
Readings & Writers for April 15, 2018
Anders Owen Dean Reeder
Ardelle "Ole" Purcell is Turning 90!
Jon Dell Hartwick
Maxine Ellen Leroux
Alice Ann Begich
Edwin "Ed" E. Hall
Virginia Kathryn Nyquist
Local View: Duluth leading in Minnesota in solving climate crisis
Reader's View: Climate deniers not backed by facts
Reader's View: Copper mining not worth the risks
Our View: Protecting elderly an obvious priority
Reader's View: Saying it again: Fosle should resign
Ask a Conservation Officer: When is sturgeon season?
Grand Marais, Cook County propose new regional park
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish's reproduction on St. Louis River
Steger plugging away on barren lands solo trek
Field Reports: Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population healthy
Recently retired Superior Battalion Chief Erik Sutton dead at 46
Duluth 'groupies': Facebook fan clubs chat, share, reminisce about city
Through Readers' Eyes
April 17, 2018
Transportation funding plans vary, with MNLARS questions remaining
ST. PAUL — Time is running out on the Minnesota legislative session, and one of the issues hanging over lawmakers remains unresolved. Even...
April 17, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 9, 2018
News Tribune Attic: History of the Bong Bridge
The Bong Bridge opened in 1984 -- the newest of the bridges linking Duluth and Superior. Read more about its history in the News Tribune Attic....
April 9, 2018 - 8:03pm
April 5, 2018
Rural Douglas County depot on track for restoration
A plan is afoot that would save a piece of Douglas County history. The Old-Brule Heritage Society is on track to add the Blueberry train depot...
April 5, 2018 - 8:12pm
April 4, 2018
Superior Street countdown: 3-year reconstruction project to begin soon
Weather permitting, work will begin on downtown Duluth's main drag — Superior Street — come April 16. The road will take three years...
April 4, 2018 - 6:26pm
March 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
ST. PAUL—No one argues about one aspect of a proposed change to the Minnesota Constitution. "If it goes forward, it will affect every single...
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 28, 2018
Photos: Restoring railroad history in Duluth
March 28, 2018 - 6:31pm
March 26, 2018
Northern Lights Express moving on to next phase
The proposed Northern Lights Express passenger line between Duluth and Minneapolis has moved into the next phase of design and construction —...
March 26, 2018 - 5:23pm
March 23, 2018
Amtrak's plan to end discounts for veterans is 'inexcusable,' Democratic senator says
Amtrak's recent move to eliminate special discount programs - including those for veterans - is raising the ire of Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn....
March 23, 2018 - 10:27am
March 21, 2018
Closures planned on Superior viaduct
The viaduct on North 21st Street in Superior will undergo repairs this week From 7-11 a.m. Thursday, the westbound lane of the viaduct between Oakes and Elmira avenues will be closed. Flaggers will direct traffic across the viaduct, but city officials said taking an alternative route...
March 21, 2018 - 1:36pm
March 19, 2018
Reader's View: NLX is already outdated
Imagine living in Duluth and working in the Twin Cities with a transportation system that allowed you to arrive in Minneapolis in 15 minutes. With the proposed Northern Lights Express and its 90 mph speed limit there is a revolutionary form of high-speed transportation called "Hyperloop...
March 19, 2018 - 6:41pm
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
WASHINGTON - Amtrak officials have quietly ended discounts for students and AAA members and raised the age requirement for senior discounts to 65. The discounts, which offered up to 10 percent off tickets, were discontinued earlier this year as part of a shift in strategy for the...
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 18, 2018
Superior businesses prepare for Belknap construction
Orange barrels will line Belknap Street in Superior on Monday as the second phase of a $23 million reconstruction project begins. Motorists can...
March 18, 2018 - 11:56am
March 17, 2018
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
The first two vehicles, flattened beyond recognition and with three bodies inside, were extricated from the wreckage of a collapsed pedestrian bridge near Miami Saturday morning, March 17, as workers continued to dig through the rubble.
March 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
WisDOT plans meeting on Superior road project
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a meeting this week to discuss planned improvements to U.S. Highways 2/53 — East Second Street — between Second and 31st avenues east in Superior. The meeting is from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Wisconsin Department of Transportation...
March 17, 2018 - 7:48am
March 7, 2018
News Tribune Attic: History of the Blatnik Bridge
Take a look back at how the Blatnik Bridge - formerly the High Bridge - linking Duluth and Superior came to be built, in the latest post in the...
March 7, 2018 - 7:53pm