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Stocks for Oct. 23, 2017
Business Snapshot: Lake Superior Art Glass
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Oct. 23
On Finance: What you need to know about Equifax hack
Biz Buzz for Oct. 23, 2017
Jon Nowacki column: Vikings get their kicks in win
Wiggins, Timberwolves steal Anthony's Thunder
NFL: Brees, Saints add to Packers' woes
Women's hockey: UMD's Rooney leads US past Canada
College men's hockey: Pair of defensemen commit to UMD
Amy Tan on new memoir: 'I want to know why I got damaged and why I'm glad'
Minnesota Ballet starts season with stellar show
In water or on walls: Josh Rude’s handmade paddles are functional art
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
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Doug & Ginny Olson
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Kim Diane Holmi
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Candidate’s View: Budget, inequity, achievement gap pose pressing emergencies
Incumbent's View: Quality education prepares students to be productive citizens
Reader's View: Reject Red Plan opponent holdovers
Reader's View: Gorham will advocate for Duluth students
Reader's View: Updegrove pushing to protect Lake Superior
Houston's fishing report: Smallmouth, walleyes hitting in Chequamegon Bay area
Grouse, woodcock harvest down at national hunt near Grand Rapids
Field Reports: Check your Minnesota deer-hunt knowledge
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for hunting coyotes?
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's Eyes
Superior National Forest
October 13, 2017
In Response: Oppose government overreach in mineral-lease withdrawal
I am writing in response to the Sept. 29 commentary, "Bipartisan opposition growing to copper mining in northern Minnesota."
October 13, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 10, 2017
Reader's View: No secret about mining in national forest
Kevin Proescholdt was right. "There was no secret deal for mining near BWCAW," as the headline on the conservation director's Sept. 18 column in the News Tribune read. There was no "secret deal" to allow mining in the Superior National Forest outside the Boundary Waters.
October 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
October 5, 2017
Reader's View: Water too critical to risk
Human beings are 60 percent water. We are walking, talking, upright columns of water. Almost 100,000 miles of interconnected vessels, arteries, and capillaries run on water in our bodies. You are what you drink. Like in the human body, water flows in systems in the natural world,...
October 5, 2017 - 5:35pm
August 26, 2017
State senator's view: Moratorium on mineral exploration is height of government overreach
I represent Minnesota's 6th Senate District. Five of our six taconite mines are in my district. You know where I stand on mining and jobs on...
August 26, 2017 - 4:10pm
August 3, 2017
Sportsman's View: Bill threatens northern Minnesota's outdoor recreation economy
Recently, U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer, who represents the St. Cloud, Minn., area, has been working with Congressman Rick Nolan, who represents Northeastern...
August 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 31, 2017
Reader's View: Mining study already done; resume exploration
In 2006, Superior National Forest Supervisor Jim Sanders, under the threat of a lawsuit from the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA), issued a moratorium on mining exploration for copper nickel in Northeastern Minnesota, under the auspices the U.S. Forest Service needed...
July 31, 2017 - 9:32am
July 29, 2017
A paddler's view: Time on our waters reminds us why they need to be protected
My first Boundary Waters canoe trip, nearly three decades ago, was as a chaperone for a group of eight high-schoolers organized through the Church...
July 29, 2017 - 6:38pm
Reader's view: Land-swap bill deserves our support
On June 29, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan introduced the "Superior National Forest Land Exchange Act of 2017" ("Nolan presses land exchange," July 4). On July 14, the bill cleared its first procedural hurdle when it was passed by a House subcommittee. This bill has garnered a lot of press...
July 29, 2017 - 6:18pm
July 18, 2017
PolyMet land exchange: Right or wrong? Wrong: Even the appraisal cheats the public
As a lifelong resident of Northeastern Minnesota and a successful small business owner for more than 30 years, I find a lot to dislike in Congressman...
July 18, 2017 - 12:04am
July 12, 2017
Our View: A lot to like in land swap
If it wasn't for the copper-nickel mine that could result in the end, even the most hardened PolyMet opponent could find something to cheer in...
July 12, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 9, 2017
Through Readers' Eyes
Katie Mumm of Grand Marais shares this photo of a bear and three cubs that she took while in the Superior National Forest.
June 9, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 5, 2017
Sportsman's View: Don't trust industry on proposed copper mining
In April, a mining trade group released a report touting the economic benefits of mining, including the potential benefits of proposed sulfide-ore...
May 5, 2017 - 12:32am
May 2, 2017
Local View: Mining study stacked against tourism
No one, I'm sure, was surprised that a recent economic study paid for by Mining Minnesota, the copper-nickel mining industry trade group in Duluth,...
May 2, 2017 - 12:44am
April 29, 2017
Reader's view: Remember, mining supports Minnesota schools
In the battle between pro-mining and anti-mining groups, the issues always seem to be jobs and pollution. Forgotten, it seems, is another important issue. That issue is the Permanent School Trust Fund. This fund was created when Minnesota was granted statehood and is part of the Minnesota...
April 29, 2017 - 5:17pm
April 26, 2017
Logging, intentional fires planned in Superior National Forest to improve moose habitat
Twenty years ago the Superior National Forest was criticized for allowing loggers to cut too many trees, especially too many large swaths of...
April 26, 2017 - 11:22am