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An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug
Matters of record received Aug. 18, 2018
Bygones for Aug. 18, 2018
St. Paul police release body-cam footage of fatal shooting
White House drafts more clearance cancellations demanded by Trump
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Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Can you record your boss at work without him or her knowing?
Stanley Black & Decker to acquire Genesis
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
Place a Business Announcement
RUNNERS-UP AGAIN: Huskies fall to Fond du Lac to finish second in Northwoods League for a third time
Rick Weegman column: Duluth Huskies run into trouble in NWL championship
Prep football: Northwestern's Ruffi ready to run wild again
Prep football: Superior wins battle of the Spartans to open season
Mauer's homer powers Twins over Tigers
Landscaping in the Northland: the final touch
Ask a Master Gardener: Horsetail is tenacious in the garden
Sam Cook column: Catching fish and catching up in the canoe country
Study suggests dogs will overcome obstacles to help you
Things to do the weekend of Aug. 18
Dave & Judy Cochrane
Jim and Laurie Mattson
KC and Bunnie Gay
Joe & Noreen Kersting
Jean & Dick Hanson
George Leonard Anderson Jr.
Sandra Marie Bickford
Bryan J. Ollila
Brandon Scott Gooley
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? Yes: They are America's aces in the hole in competitive energy world
Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? No: Spending millions to do so will send consumer bills soaring
Reader's View: Lives, democracy depend on accurate news
Reader's View: We wish we'd have removed 'Commandments' plaque
Moose, berries thrive post-burn in Boundary Waters
More Nice Fish for 2018
Nice Fish for Aug. 12, 2018
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 13, 2018
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
North Dakota's Cara Mund, current Miss America, blasts pageant organization in letter
Ask a Trooper: Are extra enforcement projects effective?
Co-creator of Dilly Bar dies at 90
Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Pets of the week for Aug. 14, 2018
August 3, 2018
Reader's View: Mining opponents abusing legal system
After more than 10 years of environmental review by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, the...
August 3, 2018 - 11:00pm
July 30, 2018
Our View / Endorsement: Stauber has unbeatable qualifications
Pete Stauber was a Duluth police officer for 23 years. He was a Hermantown city councilor for eight years. He's serving his second term as an...
July 30, 2018 - 4:06pm
July 29, 2018
Our View / Endorsement: Divided Legislature could benefit from Hainey
Shaun Hainey was there. In May, he was at the state Capitol in St. Paul, where yet another session of the Minnesota Legislature ended in chaos...
July 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 25, 2018
Our View / Endorsement: It's Smith in crowded Senate primary
In December, Tina Smith was appointed to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Sen. Al Franken after allegations of sexual misconduct were made...
July 25, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 24, 2018
PolyMet amendment dropped from bill
An amendment meant to expedite the land exchange between PolyMet Mining Co. and the U.S. Forest Service was dropped Monday from the National...
July 24, 2018 - 8:18pm
July 19, 2018
Reader's View: Glencore, Antofagasta not worth risk
The news of the Department of Justice investigating Glencore's finances for potential money-laundering continues the company's history of questionable integrity and financial soundness ("Glencore shares drop after US orders documents in corruption probe," July 3). Glencore is a major...
July 19, 2018 - 6:28pm
July 8, 2018
Reader's view: Minnesota DFL obeisant to corporate masters
The arrogance of our elected officials is simply breathtaking. While nearly three quarters of Minnesotans are concerned that runoff from sulfide mining could pollute the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Lake Superior, according to a Minnesota Environmental Partnership survey,...
July 8, 2018 - 5:36pm
July 3, 2018
Glencore shares drop after US orders documents in corruption probe
Glencore shares on Tuesday tumbled the most in two years as U.S. authorities demanded documents relating to possible corruption and money laundering. The world's biggest commodity trader said Tuesday it's been subpoenaed by the U.S. Department of Justice to hand over documents related...
July 3, 2018 - 6:40pm
June 19, 2018
Full Senate passes bill with PolyMet land swap included
The U.S. Senate on Monday voted 85-10 to approve the US. military spending budget that includes a provision ushering through a land exchange needed by PolyMet Mining Co. to build Minnesota’s first ever copper-nickel mine. The provision was added as an amendment to the National Defense...
June 19, 2018 - 10:44am
June 11, 2018
Reader's View: PolyMet land swap a betrayal of Minnesota
How did truth, justice and the American way's fight for a better future for the common man become adulterated into the selfish smash-and-grab...
June 11, 2018 - 5:17pm
June 8, 2018
Senate amendment would push PolyMet land exchange
A proposed amendment to a U.S. Senate bill funding military spending would bypass ongoing court cases and approve the land swap proposed between PolyMet Mining Co. and the U.S. Forest Service. Senate Amendment 2523 to the National Defense Authorization Act, apparently proposed by...
June 8, 2018 - 8:43pm
June 5, 2018
Reader's View: Absurd to tie copper mining to refinery fire
Now some people who take it for granted that they are able to live clean, wonderful lives are coming out against copper mining because the refinery in Superior, full of flammable materials, caught on fire in a mishap.
June 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
May 26, 2018
Local View: To keep grads, have good jobs -- including work in copper mining
The May 6 story, "UMD graduates: Will you stay or will you go now?" really resonated with me. Born and raised on the Iron Range, I came to Duluth...
May 26, 2018 - 10:21pm
May 22, 2018
Reader's View: Learn from copper mining's history
I'm writing this letter as an addendum to the March 2 letter, "Montana mine a warning about PolyMet," about the environmental problems today from the old copper mines in Butte, Mont.
May 22, 2018 - 5:41pm
May 21, 2018
Reader's View: PolyMet has good answers to tough questions
As a candidate for state representative and someone who lives 15 miles from PolyMet, I have been researching information from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, pro- and anti-mining websites, mines that have succeeded and are in operation, and mines that have failed. Before...
May 21, 2018 - 4:04pm