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Discussions set on health care
Lake Superior island transferred to Grand Portage Band
Police continue Woodland assault investigation
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
Up in the air: New Highway 53 bridge won’t have name until 2018
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
Retail resilience: Duluth's large retailers proving immune to national decline
Business Snapshot: Divine Destinations
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Sept. 18
College men’s hockey: Bulldogs picked to finish fourth in NCHC preseason poll
College women’s hockey: Connolly resigns as Bulldogs assistant coach
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
Sounds from the North Country: A London-based play uses Bob Dylan’s music to tell a Depression era tale
Up for the challenge: Brule musher eyes junior Iditarod
Readings & Writers: 'Voices of Rondo' and 'Lincoln Del Cookbook'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Sept. 17, 2017
Duluth Preservation Alliance tour
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Darlene (Hedstrom) Lukovsky
Loretta Jean Olesen
Dorothy L. O'Leary
Nels "Ted" Sinnott
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Reader's View: Great teacher will be a great councilor
Reader's View: Lofald will focus on students as School Board member
Statewide View: Cuts to nutrition programs a threat to Minnesotans' health
Reader's View: Congress can do its part
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
September 17, 2017
Local View: There was no secret deal for mining near BWCAW
Congressmen Rick Nolan and Tom Emmer, among others, have made various claims recently suggesting that the 1978 Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
September 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 7, 2017
Emmer, Nolan add amendment to defund mining study
Minnesota U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan late Wednesday successfully added an amendment to a House appropriations bill to defund a proposed...
September 7, 2017 - 8:18pm
August 30, 2017
Authorities rescue two after medical emergency in the Boundary Waters
Authorities rescued a group from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Wednesday after they used a locator beacon to issue a distress...
August 30, 2017 - 10:58pm
August 26, 2017
In response: Consider copper-nickel mining with informed skepticism
In voicing support for copper-nickel mining in northern Minnesota, a recent letter argued that mining sulfide ore would be no worse than natural...
August 26, 2017 - 4:02pm
August 24, 2017
Q-and-A: Candid-as-ever Nolan: 'Be very worried'
On proposed copper-nickel mining in Northeastern Minnesota, on the nuclear threat related to North Korea, on elected leaders' "dialing for dollars"...
August 24, 2017 - 12:36am
August 19, 2017
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists at Sawbill
NORTH OF TOFTE — It was a damp and drippy August morning at Sawbill Canoe Outfitters nestled among the pines at the tip of the Sawbill Trail...
August 19, 2017 - 8:02pm
Stories from Sawbill: Bears and other visitors make an outfitter's life interesting
One of the joys of running a canoe outfitting business is getting to know the clientele, said Bill and Cindy Hansen, who operated Sawbill Canoe...
August 19, 2017 - 8:01pm
Reader's view: Listen to 8th District, too, on mining
In early August, U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer proposed a bill that made it clear he's spearheading the movement to establish sulfide-ore copper mining on the edge of the Boundary Waters — far outside of his district. The proposed bill would reverse a federal decision to initiate an environmental...
August 19, 2017 - 7:21pm
August 10, 2017
Reader's View: Accurate info needed in mining debate
The Aug. 1 letter regarding the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness mineral withdrawal study ("Mining study already done; resume exploration") contained inaccurate and misleading statements. It could mislead readers into believing the U.S. Forest Service already has studied the...
August 10, 2017 - 7:37pm
August 8, 2017
IRS auctioning Ely canoe outfitter equipment
The Internal Revenue Service is auctioning canoes, camping supplies and other gear following a shutdown of Ely’s Wilderness Outfitters earlier...
August 8, 2017 - 1:09pm
August 7, 2017
Local View: BWCAW can be protected while allowing mining
The U.S. Forest Service is required under the National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, and other statutes to include local governments in...
August 7, 2017 - 6:48pm
Reader's View: The deal included mining outside BWCAW
I was a substitute teacher and a volleyball coach at the Tower-Soudan school (back when those communities still had a high school.) My husband has worked in the mining industry for more than 40 years. We sent three kids to college by saving mining paychecks. Our honeymoon was a 57-mile...
August 7, 2017 - 6:44pm
August 6, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Are handguns allowed in the BWCAW?
Q: Are handguns allowed in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW)? A: The BWCAW falls under the management of the U.S. Forest Service....
August 6, 2017 - 6:34am
August 4, 2017
Sam Cook column: Pup tent: On the trail with the yellow dog
Dusk is coming on. The camp dishes are long since done. I've taken one last swim off the point to cool down. We know what comes next: The mosquito...
August 4, 2017 - 10:03am
August 3, 2017
BWCAW land exchange advancing
A long-simmering dispute over state lands locked inside the federal Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness would be partially settled under a land exchange that's up for public comment. The U.S. Forest Service on Thursday released a draft plan, two years in the making, to acquire 31,000...
August 3, 2017 - 9:37pm