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They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
Ashland County deputy back on the job after shooting
Shipping Traffic for Dec. 16, 2017
Bygones for Dec. 16, 2017
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
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Cold-weather gear donated to Duluth construction students
Bitcoin’s future as a digital currency will depend on consumer confidence
$3 million warehouse coming to West Duluth
Give back by helping to feed the people around you
What did we Google in 2017? Hurricane Irma, Meghan Markle and a slime recipe
MEN'S HOCKEY: Hats off for Dickman
Minnesotan's move from wide receiver to cornerback pays off for NDSU
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Curling: Local pairing earns playoff spot
Prep report: Olson's 36 leads North Woods to boys basketball win
Best Bets: Channeling Liberace, micro-cinema and more
Concert Review: Ex-Jayhawk Mark Olson takes trip around the world
Violet Days: Yule log
A&E Notes: Swedish TV and Irish music
Album review: Christian music and not-so-Christian music
Thomas " Buck" McDonald
Thomas " Buck" McDonald
William G. Lehman
Richard Allen Walsh
Lucius Patrick Oliver
Richard "Dick" L. Jacobson
Are kneeling NFL players acting appropriately? No: Just because we have the right doesn’t mean it’s right thing to do
Are kneeling NFL players acting appropriately? Yes: Constitution protects players’ protest of criminal-justice system
Reader's View: Good old days weren't good for everyone
Reader's View: Shafted again on Social Security
Reader's View: Why mention gym in drug-bust story?
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Chester Bowl, Lester-Amity Chalet open Saturday
DNR: No new CWD found in recent sampling
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 11, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Rules for angling while spearing for fish
Ask a Trooper: What are the best type of tires for my vehicle?
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December 15, 2017
Five myths about bitcoin
This month, bitcoin, the digital currency launched by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, hit a record price of $17,428.42 per coin. It got its own futures...
19 hours 42 min ago
December 8, 2017
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
To paraphrase Ronald Reagan, "Here we go again." Bitcoin is on everyone's lips this week and the price has gone nuts - shooting past $17,000...
December 8, 2017 - 3:01pm
December 7, 2017
Bitcoin soars above $17,000, boosting worries and a worldwide frenzy
Bitcoin soared past the $17,000 mark on Thursday, a dizzying run for a digital currency that was worth less than $1,000 at the start of the year...
December 7, 2017 - 2:37pm
December 3, 2017
Minnesota Republicans gather in 8th District despite rift
EAST GULL LAKE—The core of the Republican Party of Minnesota assembled Saturday, Dec. 2, at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake in preparation...
December 3, 2017 - 5:07pm
November 29, 2017
Nasdaq said to plan bitcoin futures, joining biggest rivals
Nasdaq Inc. is charging into the race to bring bitcoin to a greater swath of investors, as the digital currency's price barreled beyond $11,000...
November 29, 2017 - 1:45pm
November 28, 2017
Analysis: Invest in Bitcoin, even if it's a bubble
With bitcoin approaching the $10,000 mark and Coinbase, the bitcoin exchange, boasting more accounts than brokerage Charles Schwab, some preemptive...
November 28, 2017 - 1:27pm
July 5, 2010
Finance 101 from the School of Hard Knocks
Some of life's most important lessons are those we never intended to learn. They generally don't offer a diploma, and the "tuition," let's just say, comes at a very high price. Thirteen years ago, I watched in disbelief as an angry Mother Nature tore apart the lives of tens of thousands...
July 5, 2010 - 11:40am
February 4, 2010
Guest View: County commissioner reviews past year, looks ahead
County commissioners throughout the state viewed 2009 as one of the toughest in recent history. It certainly was a difficult year within St. Louis County. Given the lack of significant economic recovery, 2010 doesn't look to be much easier. Yet, after one year, my appetite for public...
February 4, 2010 - 6:42pm
May 18, 2009
Senior Legal Line - May 2009
Dear Senior Legal Line: I have over $10,000 in credit card debt and saw an ad from a California debt management company that promises to work with my creditors to help me pay my debts. After reading your columns, I am more aware that some things may be scams. Are debt management...
May 18, 2009 - 3:27pm
February 2, 2009
MCCU CEO: Your money's safe with credit unions
We've always heard that community banks are safer than their "big brothers," but now the Minnesota Department of Commerce is saying that a handful...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Former Lake Superior College official admits to double-billing
A former Lake Superior College financial chief admitted Tuesday to double-billing the school for travel reimbursements. Richard Edwin Halvorson, 56, appeared in St. Louis County District Court and admitted to receiving $659.30 in duplicate expenses that he already had been reimbursed...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Harbinger fund sells Cliffs shares
Harbinger Capital Partners announced Monday that it and its affiliate funds have sold off nearly 1.9 million shares of Cliffs Natural Resources in recent days.
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
National economist gives grim 2009 economic outlook
A lunch crowd of 225 at the Radisson in Duluth on Monday received more dire economic data than most attendees wanted to digest.
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Think tank faults Minnesota's reliance on fee increases
Minnesota's state fees increased nearly 21 percent in five years as state taxes decreased, according to a report released Wednesday by the think tank Minnesota 2020. Representatives from the group released the report at a morning news conference in St. Louis County Courthouse in...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 21, 2008
Hey, weren't those mortgages supposed to be insured?
Now that the economic downturn is officially a recession, can we go back to the subprime mortgage crisis that started it all and ask the obvious question: Shouldn't all those high-risk loans gone bad have been covered by private mortgage insurance? Yes, if all the high-risk borrowers...
December 21, 2008 - 12:00am