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Bygones for April 25, 2018
Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Winter Street to close Friday
St. Scholastica run to cause traffic delays
Superior mayor announces cause of fire battalion chief's death
st louis county
Duluth Pack to plant trees
STDs up again in Minnesota
Nurse practitioners in Minnesota stepping up as demand for doctors outpaces supply
Labor leaders gather to remember workers
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Place a Business Announcement
College softball: Saints sweep Northland
Curling: US mixed duo still unbeaten
Prep report: Denfeld holds off Marshall
Title Quest: Hilltoppers' Burt eyes elusive first state track championship
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
How to make soup dumplings: shortcuts for beginners
Spice up pork and beans with this peppery dish
Nutrition: Learn the grade when selecting olive oil
A splash of realism: Duluth painter hones her style for animal paintings
Chuck Frederick column: Thanks, Sir Sid, for the oddest autograph ever
Anders Owen Dean Reeder
Ardelle "Ole" Purcell is Turning 90!
Gordon Everett Steffer
Austin John Overfors
Ellen Mary Anderson
Robert S. Merrill
Jane M. Alberts
Our View: Council again ignores business concerns
In Response: Workers pay price if 'right to leech' becomes norm
Reader's View: There's no safe way to use nicotine
Reader's View: Unwise to trust foreign copper mining company
Reader's View: Facts don't matter to Trump supporters
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
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
Recently retired Superior Battalion Chief Erik Sutton dead at 46
Duluth 'groupies': Facebook fan clubs chat, share, reminisce about city
Through Readers' Eyes
April 18, 2018
BWCAW land swap a step closer
The decadeslong issue over what to do with 83,000 acres of state land locked inside the federal Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness continues to move toward resolution. The nonprofit Conservation Fund on Wednesday said it has purchased 8,000 acres of Potlatch forest land in northern...
April 18, 2018 - 7:30pm
April 14, 2018
Nor'Wester Lodge is a family tradition on the Gunflint Trail
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL — She came to the north woods in 1965 from a little farm town on the prairies of western Minnesota. She was a college...
April 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
April 2, 2018
Reader's View: I'm with the VP: beware of copper mining
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, in his excellent opinion piece in the March 25 News Tribune, alerted us to the critical danger presented by sulfide-ore mining (National View: "Minnesotans of all politics uniting to protect BWCAW"). What Twin Metals is expected to propose doing...
April 2, 2018 - 7:06pm
March 31, 2018
10-year tradition: Dads and daughters make annual trek into the winter woods
GUNFLINT TRAIL, NORTH OF GRAND MARAIS — On a bright March afternoon, a procession of winter travelers moved across the crusted snow atop...
March 31, 2018 - 6:37pm
March 30, 2018
Lakner contests firearm search in Ely sex assault case
Barney James Lakner, the Ely man convicted of firing guns and threatening people in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness a decade ago, and...
March 30, 2018 - 11:49am
March 25, 2018
National View: Minnesotans of all politics uniting to protect BWCAW
I've been around politics a long time, and for as long as I can remember our politics has been split by a sharp partisan divide over tax policy,...
March 25, 2018 - 12:13am
March 24, 2018
Hot ice-fishing on the Gunflint Trail
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL — Something is wrong here. We are lake trout fishing on a wilderness lake 60 miles north and west of Grand Marais....
March 24, 2018 - 11:45pm
March 23, 2018
Spending bill has money for BWCAW land purchase
The $1.3 trillion federal budget bill passed by Congress this week and signed into law by President Trump Friday includes $4 million for the federal government to purchase state land within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The money will buy outright more than 51,000 acres...
March 23, 2018 - 7:24pm
March 22, 2018
Federal spending bill restores Great Lakes, EPA funding
The massive spending bill being considered by Congress this week includes more money for the nation's public lands and waters than President...
March 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
March 1, 2018
Poll suggests growing opposition to mine near Boundary Waters
A new statewide opinion poll appears to show growing opposition to copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. In the poll,...
March 1, 2018 - 7:17pm
February 28, 2018
Environmental groups petition for PolyMet hearings
Three Minnesota environmental groups on Wednesday petitioned the state for so-called contested case hearings on permits for the proposed PolyMet...
February 28, 2018 - 8:41pm
February 4, 2018
Reader's View: Phifer will protect Boundary Waters
Until recently, I considered myself part of Congressman Rick Nolan's "base," and I still greatly appreciate his strong legislative efforts to support human rights, reduce military engagement, promote universal health care, prioritize investment in education and infrastructure, and...
February 4, 2018 - 6:49pm
January 30, 2018
Reader's View: Renewing Twin Metals' leases was proper
After reading the Jan. 22 letter, "Don't stand for putting BWCAW at risk," I offer this reminder: In 1974, the state of Minnesota put a moratorium on copper-nickel mining, which resulted in a comprehensive regional environmental impact statement on the issue. The study was completed...
January 30, 2018 - 7:16pm
January 26, 2018
Forest Service rolls back study of mining near Boundary Waters
The U.S. Forest Service on Friday said it will not conduct the most-thorough level of environmental review of potential copper mining impacts...
January 26, 2018 - 5:51pm
January 22, 2018
Reader's View: Don't stand for putting BWCAW at risk
As a native of Duluth, I was alarmed to discover the administration of President Donald Trump moved to renew mineral leases for Twin Metals, which could lead to mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The move reversed a decision that had been made by the administration...
January 22, 2018 - 6:42pm